Economy

Earnings deluge expected and data should show best growth in four years

13 hours ago   |   CNBC

Earnings are expected from a third of S&P 500 companies in the week ahead, and there will also be an important report card on the economy, with second-quarter GDP expected to...
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Home Depot fires black staffer for retort to racist customer

Home Depot fires black staffer for retort to racist customer

15 hours ago   |   Think Progress

The sentence that got Maurice Rucker fired from an Albany, New York Home Depot was mild and coherent compared to the bizarre and vulgar rant he says a customer dropped on him...
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Congress to leave Trump's deal with China's ZTE untouched

15 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

U.S. lawmakers will allow President Trump's deal with China's ZTE Corp. to remain in place, agreeing to a key Chinese demand in the broader trade dispute between the two...
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Sanctions are crippling North Korea's economy

Sanctions are crippling North Korea's economy

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

North Korea's economy saw its sharpest decline in two decades last year. The United Nations tightened sanctions against the country in August. The sanctions look poised to...
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This Lifelong Entrepreneur Made Being A Grandparent A New Business

16 hours ago   |   Forbes

The proven businesswoman said when the economy tanked she thought: "If I could hold on long enough, eventually the economy will get better, advertisers will start recognizing...
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Hawaii town hopes to cash in on tourists looking to see lava

Hawaii town hopes to cash in on tourists looking to see lava

17 hours ago   |   New York Post

HONOLULU - Stunning images of Hawaii's erupting Kilauea volcano have captivated people around the world. But ironically it's nearly impossible for residents and visitors on the...
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4 powerful weapons China has in its arsenal to win the US-China trade war

18 hours ago   |   CNBC

China has powerful non-tariff measures it can use to crush America from cashing out its $1 trillion hoard of U.S. Treasury bonds to devaluing the yuan. These are measures that...
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Congress to Leave Trump's Deal With China's ZTE Untouched

19 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

U.S. lawmakers will allow President Donald Trump's deal with China's ZTE Corp. to remain in place, agreeing to a key Chinese demand in the broader trade dispute between the two...
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Japan's Abe: US auto tariffs will cost US jobs, harm economy

20 hours ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe warned the U.S. on Friday that higher tariffs on auto imports would backfire and harm not only America's jobs and economy but also devastate...
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Putin vows to hear ‘all opinions' in pension controversy

20 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin appears to be trying to tamp down public distress over a proposal to raise the national retirement age, saying he will listen to “all...
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Disney fires 'Guardians of the Galaxy' director after controversial tweets surface

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Michael Cohen recorded Donald Trump discussing payments to Playboy model...

Michael Cohen recorded Donald Trump discussing payments to Playboy model during election

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer, secretly taped a conversation he had with Trump regarding payments to former Playboy model Karen McDougal, in the... Read more ...

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Michael Cohen recorded Trump discussing payment to ex-Playmate

Michael Cohen recorded Trump discussing payment to ex-Playmate

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