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Goldman Sachs: The recent stock market plunge does not indicate a recession on the horizon

31 minutes ago   |   CNBC

Peter Oppenheimer, chief global equity strategist at Goldman Sachs, expects the U.S. economy will grow but at a much slower pace of 1.6 percent by 2020.
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Jar Wars: the Italian plot to weaken Nutella

33 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Nutella has long dominated the global market for nutty chocolate spreads. But its parent company, Ferrero, is now facing a turf war after it fell out with another Italian...
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Here's What Stores Are Open on Thanksgiving 2018

38 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Despite an annual public outcry, people spend a lot of time at the store on Thanksgiving. Some are hunting for last minute items for their Thanksgiving dinners. Some are hoping...
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A former GE and NBC exec who never got her MBA spent the first 90 days as an exec reading textbooks and embracing what she didn't know

A former GE and NBC exec who never got her MBA spent the first 90 days as an exec reading textbooks and embracing what she didn't know

40 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

When Beth Comstock was hired as chief marketing officer for General Electric , she spent her first 90 days on the job learning about the basics of marketing . Comstock picked...
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Markets Right Now: Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street

46 minutes ago   |   Miami Herald

The latest on developments in financial markets : 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street as big technology companies like Apple claw back some of the...
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Delaware spends $3K to buy back soon-illegal gun accessories

46 minutes ago   |   Miami Herald

Nearly three dozen after-market gun accessories have been taken off the streets of Delaware before owning them becomes illegal. The News Journal reports that Delaware State...
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U.S. Unemployment Benefit Claims Rise to 4-Month High

1 hour ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Filings for U.S. unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level since late June, potentially reflecting holiday-related volatility in what otherwise has been a...
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Google's cloud business under Greene was plagued by internal clashes and missed acquisitions

1 hour ago   |   CNBC

In Diane Greene's three years running Google's cloud, the VMware co-founder boosted hiring and won some notable deals, but the business never cracked double digits in terms of...
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Lloyd's of London COO Shirine Khoury-Haq to leave

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

Lloyd's of London said on Wednesday its Chief Operating Officer Shirine Khoury-Haq is stepping down, the third big change this year at the insurance market that covers risks...
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U.S. jobless claims rise to more than four-month high

1 hour ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits rose to more than a four-month high last week, but the underlying trend remained consistent with a tightening...
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Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and...

Americans are avoiding romaine lettuce after another E. coli outbreak - and it reveals one of the most dangerous grocery-store habits

The CDC recommended on Tuesday that Americans avoid all forms of romaine lettuce. At least 32 people in 11 states have been infected with E. coli after consuming romaine - but... Read more ...

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Tech giants plunge again, pushing market into red for year

Stocks dropped again Tuesday as losses mounted for the world's largest technology companies. Read more ...

NASA is launching a safety review of SpaceX after Elon Musk smoked weed live...

NASA is launching a safety review of SpaceX after Elon Musk smoked weed live on the internet

NASA will launch a safety review of SpaceX and Boeing, who it has contracted to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, The Washington Post reports . Three officials... Read more ...

UN senior official resigns after 'mind blowing' audit reportedly finds he...

UN senior official resigns after 'mind blowing' audit reportedly finds he spent nearly $500,000 in travel expenses

United Nations Environment Program chief Erik Solheim resigned, after he was alleged to have accrued $488,518 in travel expenses in the course of nearly two years, according to... Read more ...

The 10 most important things in the world right now

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Here's what you need to know for Wednesday. 1. US President Donald Trump reportedly wanted to direct the Department of Justice to prosecute two of his political rivals. Both... Read more ...

Tech stocks sink again; Dow drops 500 points

Tech stocks sink again; Dow drops 500 points

The gloom and doom on Wall Street has wiped out the stock market's gains for the year. Read more ...

The 20 best-selling products from last year's Black Friday - including the...

The 20 best-selling products from last year's Black Friday - including the ones that surprised us

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Look no... Read more ...

Phil Mickelson challenged Tiger Woods to a $100,000 bet on the first hole of...

Phil Mickelson challenged Tiger Woods to a $100,000 bet on the first hole of their upcoming match and Tiger responded by doubling it

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will face off on Friday in a head-to-head match with $9 million at stake. While promoting the pay-per-view match on Tuesday, Mickelson and Woods... Read more ...

El Chapo's brother was caught driving with $1.2M stashed in car: customs...

El Chapo's brother was caught driving with $1.2M stashed in car: customs official

El Chapo's little brother once used a Ford Bronco - with $1.2 million in cash stuffed behind its paneling - to try to smuggle the drug money from the US back into Mexico, a... Read more ...

US Homeland Security reportedly infiltrating WhatsApp groups and using paid...

US Homeland Security reportedly infiltrating WhatsApp groups and using paid undercover informants to monitor migrant caravan

The Department of Homeland Security is reportedly using paid undercover informants to gather intelligence on the migrant caravan nearing the US-Mexico border. Homeland Security... Read more ...