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6:16 p.m. Today - By Marketwatch
Asian markets fall as Trump offers no new trade-deal details Nikkei, Hang Seng drop, while stocks on mainland China little changedAsian markets fell in early trading Wednesday after President Donald Trump offered no new details about progress toward a trade deal between the U.S. and China.
2:13 p.m. Today - Associated Press
Supreme Court appears to back Trump’s bid to end DACA program Ruling on immigration status of ‘Dreamers’ expected in JuneSharply at odds with liberal justices, the Supreme Court’s conservative majority seemed ready Tuesday to allow the Trump administration to abolish protections that permit 660,000 immigrants to work in the U.S., free from the threat of deportation.
2:08 p.m. Today - Associated Press
Congress agrees on deal to avert government shutdown through Dec. 20 Passage of spending bill, Nafta replacement complicated by impeachmentA top House lawmaker announced Tuesday that Congress will pass a governmentwide temporary spending bill to keep the government running through Dec. 20, forestalling a government shutdown as the House turns its focus to impeachment hearings
11:51 a.m. Today - Associated Press
Roger Stone trial testimony ends with talk of outreach to Jared Kushner Republican operative does not testify in his defenseTestimony in the colorful trial of Roger Stone — featuring talk of dognapping and Godfather references — wrapped up Tuesday with a top Trump campaign official telling jurors that Stone tried to contact Jared Kushner to “debrief” him about hacked emails damaging to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.
11:44 a.m. Today - Associated Press
Mulvaney won’t sue over impeachment inquiry, will instead refuse to cooperate Acting White House chief of staff reverses plan of action regarding subpoenaWhite House acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said Tuesday that he no longer plans to sue over the House impeachment proceedings and will instead follow President Donald Trump’s directions and decline to cooperate.
11:36 a.m. Today - By Sunny Oh
Treasury yields end flat after Trump rehashes Fed spat in speech, but offers few details on China trade talks 10-year Treasury yield stands near three-month highU.S. Treasury yields ended mostly flat Tuesday after a speech by President Donald Trump in New York rehashed his disapproval of the Federal Reserve’s measured approach to interest rate cuts, but disappointed in terms of offering concrete details on the state of trade discussions
10:21 a.m. Today - By Rex Nutting
Trump didn’t transform the economy — it’s mostly the same as it was under Obama But the current president has used a lot of money from the Treasury as stimulusBut the current president has used a lot of money from the Treasury as stimulus.
9:35 a.m. Today - Associated Press
Sandy Hook families can sue gun maker Remington, says Supreme Court The lawsuit says the company should never have sold a weapon as dangerous as the Bushmaster AR-15-style rifle to the publicThe lawsuit says the company should never have sold a weapon as dangerous as the Bushmaster AR-15-style rifle to the public.
4:07 a.m. Today - Barrons.com
Drowning in Choices, but Not All Water Stocks Are Created Equal Investors focused on climate change and sustainability often want “water plays,” or stocks that benefit from the rising scarcity of water.
6:49 p.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Marketwatch
Asian markets little changed as traders seek direction Hang Seng stable after big loss Monday; Nikkei inches upAsian markets sought direction in early trading Tuesday, as traders awaited the next development in U.S.-China trade talks and violent protests continued in Hong Kong.
5:27 p.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - Associated Press
Chaos sweeps Bolivia as ousted president Morales accepts asylum in Mexico Power vacuum as soldiers, protesters face off in streetsFormer Bolivian President Evo Morales said Monday he was headed for Mexico after being granted asylum there, as his supporters and foes clashed on the streets of the capital following his resignation and a tearful opposition leader laid out a possible path toward new elections.
5:16 p.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - Associated Press
Mulvaney to file his own lawsuit over testifying before impeachment inquiry Lawyers for Kupperman, Bolton argued against Mulvaney joining their caseWhite House acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney plans to file his own lawsuit over the House impeachment inquiry rather than join an existing one brought by one of the president’s former advisers.
12:35 p.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - Barrons.com
What the Rising Tensions in Hong Kong Could Mean for Investors Value investors may find more opportunities as the conflict continues. Here’s why.
11:49 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By 0
New York regulator probes Apple Card algorithms for gender bias after viral tweets Apple Card is a joint venture between Apple and Goldman SachsThe New York Department of Financial Services is opening a probe into the new Apple Card’s algorithms when determining credit limits after series of tweets from a technology entrepreneur in the past few days alleged gender discrimination.
10:50 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Victor Reklaitis
With Peter King’s retirement, here are the 20 House Republicans who aren’t seeking re-election 8 Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives are retiring or moving on to other jobsTwenty House Republicans now have opted to retire or move on to other jobs, rather than run for re-election in 2020.
7:53 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Alicia H. Munnell
What will retirement look like in 50 years? Best way to look forward is to look backBest way to look forward is to look back
7:19 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - Barrons.com
Walmart, Nvidia, CBS and Other Stocks to Watch This Week Third-quarter earnings season is largely behind us, but some results remain. Plus, inflation data and testimony from Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell.
7:05 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Kenneth Rogoff
U.S. can’t let criminals get the upper hand by using China’s coming cryptocurrency Facebook’s Libra may have its problems, but a Chinese-controlled digital currency could be far worseYou may not like Facebook’s proposed Libra (pseudo) cryptocurrency, but you would probably like a state-run Chinese digital currency even less.
4:12 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Victor Reklaitis
Big Tech can avoid a real crackdown because of Congress’s chaotic efforts, analysts say ‘The existence of so many disparate critiques complicates making progress on any one issue’While Congress has Big Tech in its crosshairs, that doesn’t mean any of the bills targeting Silicon Valley actually will become law soon, according Capital Alpha analysts, who suggest there are just too many measures coming at once.
4:10 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Victor Reklaitis
Beer giants keep lobbying to end ‘complicated, obscure pricing’ for aluminum cans S&P Global fights back, saying the beverage producers’ push against its aluminum benchmark could lead to ‘unrestricted government authority over commodity pricing’Brewers and producers of other canned drinks are continuing to lobby this fall for the government to take a greater role in aluminum pricing, as a benchmark for the metal hasn’t fallen that much from last year’s tariffs-induced high.
4:03 a.m. Nov. 11, 2019 - By Sunny Oh
Which markets are closed on Veterans Day? Only the bond market will be closed Monday, Nov. 11In observance of U.S. Veterans day, the bond market will be closed next Monday Nov 11 while other markets will remain open.
2:45 p.m. Nov. 10, 2019 - Associated Press
Ruling Socialists win Spain election, but far-right party gains strength Right-wing Vox party set to be third-largest in parliamentEarly results in Spain’s national election show the ruling Socialists leading the count and the far-right Vox party surging, as Spain’s political divide widens between left and right, further exacerbating the country’s political deadlock.  
11:46 a.m. Nov. 10, 2019 - Associated Press
Former Trump adviser John Bolton has a $2 million book deal House impeachment inquiry also wants to hear from former national security adviser The hawkish Bolton departed in September because of numerous foreign policy disagreements with President Donald Trump.
6:55 a.m. Nov. 9, 2019 - By Paul Brandus
Here’s the best thing Donald Trump has going for himThe best thing (perhaps, at this point, the only thing) President Trump has in his favor heading into 2020 is that there will probably not be a recession.
6:50 a.m. Nov. 9, 2019 - By Chuck Collins
Why a surtax on multimillionaires’ income is better than a wealth tax Here’s the simplest way to collect more revenue from the top 0.2%it’s time for wealthy people to pay more taxes. Here’s a good place to start.
4:35 a.m. Nov. 9, 2019 - By Shawn Langlois
Former Republican unleashes on the ‘rotten to the core’ politicians of the GOP ‘There is no greater example of selling your soul to a charlatan than what Republicans are doing right now’David Jolly didn’t hold back when he was asked, “What has happened to the Republican party?”
3:01 a.m. Nov. 9, 2019 - Barrons.com
Monday Is Singles Day, the Biggest Shopping Day of the Year. Here’s What It Could Mean for Alibaba and China’s Economy The e-commerce behemoth, meanwhile, is also moving toward a stock listing on the Hong Kong exchange.
3:00 a.m. Nov. 9, 2019 - By Jeffry Bartash
Consumerist society? That’s what’s keeping the U.S. economy out of recession Consumers might have to carry the economy through 2020Like a stiff tent pole, consumers are keeping the U.S. economy propped up. And it looks like they’ll have to do so for at least the next year.
3:14 p.m. Nov. 8, 2019 - Barrons.com
Even After McDonald’s CEO’s Ouster, a Menu of Challenges While McDonald’s new CEO, Chris Kempczinski, has said he plans to continue the progress made under his predecessor, headwinds are gathering
1:27 p.m. Nov. 8, 2019 - Associated Press
Bolton has knowledge about Ukraine that’s not yet public, his lawyer saysFormer national security adviser John Bolton was “part of many relevant meetings and conversations” pertaining to the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump that are not yet public, his lawyer said Friday.
12:35 p.m. Nov. 8, 2019 - By Myra P. Saefong
Gold suffers its biggest weekly percentage decline in 2½ years Silver ETF notches sharpest weekly slide in 3 yearsGold futures settle with loss on Friday, at their lowest in more than three months, to post their biggest weekly percentage decline since May 2017.
11:29 a.m. Nov. 8, 2019 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
Cornyn touts energy bills as he ramps up re-election bid Impeachment ‘sucking a lot of the oxygen,’ from Washington, senator says Sen. John Cornyn is seeking to ramp up U.S. oil exports and energy innovation, amplifying his message to voters as Democrats aim to unseat him in 2020.
10:19 a.m. Nov. 8, 2019 - By Rachel Koning Beals
Fed can no longer ignore the economic ‘shocks’ of climate change, Brainard says The central bank has lagged behind its global peers in commentary and policy positions on rising sea levels, fires and other climate-change risks Climate change poses just the kind of “shock” to the economy that she and colleagues can no longer just ignore, Federal Reserve Gov. Lael Brainard said Friday at a first-of-its-kind Fed summit in San Francisco.
2:06 p.m. Nov. 7, 2019 - Associated Press
Juul stops sales of its best-selling mint-flavored e-cigarettes Move intended to help cut down on teen vapingJuul Labs said Thursday it will halt U.S. sales of its best-selling, mint-flavored electronic cigarettes as it struggles to survive a nationwide backlash against vaping.
1:51 p.m. Nov. 7, 2019 - Associated Press
Report on fatal Uber crash finds self-driving system could not take into account jaywalking pedestrian New questions about why Uber system was allowed on public roadsDocuments released this week by a federal agency raise questions about whether a self-driving Uber SUV that ran down a pedestrian last year should have been allowed on public roads for test purposes.
9:41 a.m. Nov. 7, 2019 - By Sunny Oh
10-year Treasury yield on track for biggest one-day surge since Trump election The 10-year yield hit a three-month high on ThursdayAfter months of staying skeptical on a U.S - China trade relations, traders of long-term government bonds succumb to the optimism about a deal .
7:12 a.m. Nov. 7, 2019 - By Shawn Langlois
After one senator slams Nancy Pelosi at Trump rally, another says she’s the best leader Congress has had in 100 yearsSen. John Kennedy soaked up the love at Donald Trump’s MAGA rally in Louisiana on Wednesday night after he told the adoring crowd that it “must suck” to be as “dumb” as Nancy Pelosi. Sherrod Brown was disappointed.
12:43 p.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - Associated Press
Roger Stone lied to Congress because ‘truth looked bad’ for Trump, prosecutors say Trump’s shadow likely to loom large over Republican operative’s trialThe opening arguments in the case against Stone, a longtime Republican operative and provocateur, made clear that the president will be a central figure in the trial, even though the charges aren’t directly related to his interactions with Trump.
9:26 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - Associated Press
Boeing CEO won’t get bonus until Max jets are in the air CEO Dennis Muilenburg’s compensation last year was $23.4 million, including a $13.1 million bonus and $7.3 million in stock awardsCEO Dennis Muilenburg’s compensation last year was $23.4 million, including a $13.1 million bonus and $7.3 million in stock awards.
9:20 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - By Rachel Koning Beals
Google to help environmental startups as staff push internet search giant to cut its carbon footprint Latest staff petition urges Google to decline contracts that support the extraction of fossil fuelsAlphabet’s Google is moving to help environmental and other socially minded business startups after the release of employee petitions that urge the internet search giant to remedy a carbon footprint that its rank-and-file staff believe is “on par with aviation.”
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