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10:49 a.m. Today - By Silvia Ascarelli
I’m done with Illinois! I want to retire in a small town in a neighboring state — so where should I go?"I’m looking for a small-town atmosphere, with open land around it and maybe a body of water nearby. "
7:14 a.m. Today - By Quentin Fottrell
MarketWatch asked doctors to if they'd accept New Year's Eve party invitations. Here's what they said.'Would you and I go into a building where we can see smoke and hear fire alarms? That's what omicron is,' said vaccinologist Gregory Poland.
7:11 a.m. Today - By Mark Hulbert
The best reason of all to postpone retirementWorking longer can postpone cognitive decline
3:41 p.m. Dec. 7, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Striking Kellogg's workers reject contract offerKellogg’s workers rejected a contract offer Tuesday that would have provided 3% raises, so 1,400 workers at the company’s four U.S. cereal plants will remain on strike.
6:35 a.m. Dec. 7, 2021 - Barrons.com
GameStop, Toll Brothers, Costco, CVS, and Other Stocks for Investors to Watch AutoZone, Brown-Forman, Broadcom, and others will also report earnings. Economic data to be released this week include consumer credit for October and the consumer price index for November.
3:59 p.m. Dec. 5, 2021 - Barrons.com
Exxon CEO Discusses the Oil Giant’s Greener Direction Three new board members joined Exxon Mobil after a proxy battle earlier this year, and their fingerprints appear to be on a new plan for the oil giant.
1:35 p.m. Dec. 5, 2021 - Barrons.com
U.S. Stock Futures Poised to Open Slightly Higher Monday Here's what you need to know to navigate the markets today.
11:43 a.m. Dec. 5, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
College football's playoff is set: Alabama-Cincinnati, Michigan-GeorgiaFourth-seeded Cincinnati is the first team to reach the CFP from a non-Power Five conference.
5:17 a.m. Dec. 4, 2021 - Barrons.com
The Best Reason of All to Postpone Retirement Here's what to know.
8:14 a.m. Dec. 3, 2021 - Barrons.com
Why the Jobs Report Missed So Badly Economist Justin Wolfers breaks down why the November jobs report came in about 300,000 jobs under expectations.
6:44 a.m. Dec. 2, 2021 - By John DeCicco
It's time to admit that ethanol in gasoline has failed to fulfill its promises (except to farmers)Biofuels aren't carbon-neutral after all, contrary to initial assumptions, and consumers don't see much benefit at the pump.
3:59 a.m. Dec. 2, 2021 - By Patrick Carter,
Most school shooters get their guns from home—and during the pandemic, the number of firearms in households with teenagers went upThe gun used in the Oxford High School shooting was purchased on Black Friday by the father of suspect, sheriff says
3:04 p.m. Dec. 1, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
15-year old charged as adult with terrorism and murder in Oxford High School shooting -- 'this was not an impulsive act'Authorities reveal a meeting between troubled school officials and Ethan Crumbley's parents just a few hours before the shooting.
5:59 a.m. Nov. 30, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
LSU hires head coach Brian Kelly away from storied football school Notre DameLSU is hiring Brian Kelly away from Notre Dame, a stunning move by one of the most accomplished coaches in college football jumping from the sport's most storied program to a Southeastern Conference powerhouse.
2:10 p.m. Nov. 29, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Confused about whether to get a COVID booster? Here's what to knowDoctors want to convey some key facts about boosters: Yes, they are safe, yes, you can mix and match, and yes, you should get one, especially if you're older.
9:39 a.m. Nov. 28, 2021 - Barrons.com
Vermont Is a Vaccination Star. Why Cases Are Rising There. Northeastern states have high vaccination rates—and an uptick in cases. That could slow the economic recovery, but not as much as feared.
5:40 a.m. Nov. 24, 2021 - By Chris Matthews
Consumer sentiment at decade lows amid 'rapidly escalating inflation,' UMich survey findsThe University of Michigan’s gauge of consumer sentiment rebounded to a final November of 67.4 from an initial reading of 66.8, but below the October reading of 71.7.
3:47 a.m. Nov. 24, 2021 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
A bear market awaits tech stocks, with Tesla at the center, if this selloff continues, strategist warnsOur call of the day is looking at what happened with bond yields earlier this year and raising a red flag over tech stocks.
1:26 a.m. Nov. 24, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 near 259 million and U.S. cases up 25% in last two weeksThe global tally for the coronavirus-borne illness climbed above 258.9 million on Wednesday, while the death toll edged above 5.16 million, according to . The U.S. continues to lead the world with a total of 47.9 million cases and 773,857 deaths. The U.S. is still averaging more than 1,100 deaths a day, and cases and hospitalizations are rising again, just as Americans prepare to hit the road for the Thanksgiving holiday. Michigan and Minnesota are leading the nation by new cases on a per capita basis and federal medical workers are traveling to Minnesota to support hospital staffing. Cases are up 25% in the last two weeks nationally, and up more than 40% in those states and 12 others. Overall, despite the arrival of vaccines in spring that can stop hospitalization and death, more Americans have died of COVID in 2021 than in 2020, the Times reported, as many unvaccinated people succumbed to the illness. Experts also say early relaxation of safety measures have contributed to the grim toll. Meanwhile, the World Health Organization's shows Europe is still the only region with cases rising on a weekly basis. India is second by cases after the U.S. at 34.5 million and has suffered 466,584 deaths. Brazil has second highest death toll at 613,066 and 22 million cases. In Europe, Russia has the most fatalities at 262,733 deaths, followed by the U.K. at 144,579.
8:00 a.m. Nov. 23, 2021 - By Mark Hulbert
These company insiders are the only ones to watch --- and right now their buying is bullish for U.S. stocksShare-purchase activity from corporate directors and officers suggests a positive 12-month return for the U.S. market.
1:31 a.m. Nov. 23, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 top 258.3 million and Germany minister offers stark warning to unvaccinatedThe global tally for the coronavirus-borne illness climbed above 258.3 million on Tuesday, while the death toll edged above 5.16 million, according to . The U.S. continues to lead the world with a total of 47.9 million cases and 772,344 deaths. The U.S. is still averaging more than 1,000 deaths a day, and cases and hospitalizations are rising again, just as Americans prepare to hit the road for the Thanksgiving holiday. Michigan and Minnesota are leading the nation by new cases on a per capita basis and federal medical workers are traveling to Minnesota to support hospital staffing. German Health Minister Jens Spahn offered an ominous warning to unvaccinated Germans that by the end of winter, "pretty much everyone in Germany ... will be vaccinated, cured or dead." India is second by cases after the U.S. at 34.5 million and has suffered 466,147 deaths. Brazil has second highest death toll at 612,782 and 22 million cases. In Europe, Russia has the most fatalities at 261,526 deaths, followed by the U.K. at 144,414.
9:03 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - By Chris Matthews
Biden could reshape the Fed by filling three open seats. Here's the top 5 contendersNow that President Joe Biden has announced his intention renominate Jerome Powell as chairman of the Federal Reserve, speculation is widespread on Wall Street and in Washington over whom else Biden will name to serve at the central bank.
1:23 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 top 257.6 million and U.S. cases inch higher ahead of ThanksgivingThe global tally for the coronavirus-borne illness climbed above 257.6 million on Monday, while the death toll edged above 5.15 million, according to . The U.S. continues to lead the world with a total of 47.7 million cases and 771,118 deaths. The U.S. is still averaging more than 1,100 deaths a day, and cases and hospitalizations are rising again, just as Americans prepare to hit the road for the Thanksgiving holiday. Michigan and Minnesota are leading the nation by new cases on a per capita basis and federal medical workers are traveling to Minnesota to support hospital staffing. While cases are still below where they were in early September, and below where they were last Thanksgiving, more than 90,000 cases are being reported every day on average, the Times reported. As most cases and deaths are in unvaccinated people, that group need to get their shots quickly to avoid dying a preventable death. India is second by cases after the U.S. at 34.5 million and has suffered 465,911 deaths. Brazil has second highest death toll at 612,659 and 22 million cases. In Europe, Russia has the most fatalities at 260,319 deaths, followed by the U.K. at 144,369.
11:00 p.m. Nov. 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
Consumers Have Sped Spending as Inflation Surges. Trouble Ahead for GDP Growth? Strong retail sales and rising inflation expectations suggest that consumers have pulled forward spending, the very thing central bankers fear.
10:45 p.m. Nov. 21, 2021 - Barrons.com
Why Macy’s Stock Is Still Worth Buying After Hitting a New Record A strong sales rebound and potential spinoff of its e-commerce business bode well for the retailer’s stock, which has rallied more than 230% this year.
10:44 a.m. Nov. 20, 2021 - By Vivien Lou Chen
‘The inflation genie is out of the bottle’ as consumer sentiment takes a hit and Californians pay $12 for a regular burritoMarkets are pushing for a faster response by the Federal Reserve, while consumer sentiment gets hit hard by concerns about the lack of policy responses to inflation.
1:25 a.m. Nov. 19, 2021 - By Tomi Kilgore
Coronavirus tally: Daily average of new COVID-19 cases rises to 6-week high, daily death toll holds above 1,000The global tally for the coronavirus-borne illness rose to a total of 256.2 million on Friday, while the death toll climbed to 5.14 million, according to . The U.S. leads the world with a total COVID-19 case count of 47.5 million and death toll of 768,697. The daily case count topped 100,000 for a second straight day on Thursday, with the seven-day average rising to a six-week high of 94,669, according to . The average daily death count remained above 1,000 for the past three months, rising to 1,158 on Thursday from 1,088 on Wednesday. The daily average of hospitalizations remained flat at 48,276. Michigan led the U.S. in average daily cases with 8,398, followed by New York at 5,986. A decision on is expected by Friday, according to media reports. The FDA is expected to make an announcement that will be followed on Friday by a meeting of a CDC advisory committee on the topic.
9:57 a.m. Nov. 18, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
Face masks and distancing are most effective measures in reducing COVID-19 spread, study finds, as experts clamor for U.S. to expand booster programWearing a face mask and physically distancing from others are the most effective public-safety measures against the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 and have a statistically significant impact on reducing the spread, according to a new global study.
7:02 a.m. Nov. 18, 2021 - By Andrew Keshner
Would a beefed-up IRS bring in more tax revenue, as Biden says? Experts are dividedThe Congressional Budget Office is expected to release new estimates by Friday on Build Back Better and how much cash auditing wealthy taxpayers would bring in.
1:26 a.m. Nov. 18, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 top 255 million and AstraZeneca says antibody treatment reduces risk of symptomatic illnessThe global tally for the coronavirus-borne illness climbed above 255 million on Thursday, while the death toll edged above 5.12 million, according to . The U.S. continues to lead the world with a total of 47.4 million cases and 767,435 deaths. The U.S. is still averaging more than 1,100 deaths a day, although cases and hospitalizations are declining. Michigan and Minnesota are leading the nation by new cases on a per capital basis with caseloads up more than 60% in the last two weeks. AstraZeneca Plc said that Phase 3 trials of its AZD7442 antibody combination confirmed that the treatment reduces risk of developing symptomatic COVID, The pharmaceutical company said the analysis of its continuing trial evaluating a median six months of participant follow-up revealed that one dose of AZD7442 showed 83% reduced symptomatic Covid-19 risk and no severe disease or deaths. India is second by cases after the U.S. at 34.5 million and has suffered 464,623 deaths. Brazil has second highest death toll at 611,851 and 21.9 million cases. In Europe, Russia has the most fatalities at 255,448 deaths, followed by the U.K. at 143,801.
1:01 p.m. Nov. 17, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Elon Musk has sold more Tesla shares than he needs to pay current tax billElon Musk is selling more Tesla shares than he needs to pay current tax obligations, and experts say he's either converting part of his fortune from stock to cash, or he's saving for bigger tax bills that will come due next year.
12:06 p.m. Nov. 15, 2021 - By Vivien Lou Chen
S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite end lower, halting two days of wins, while Dow industrials also finishes downThe S&P 500, Nasdaq Composite and Dow industrials face some pressure to start the week, as investors remain focused on the economic impact of rising inflation and yields for government debt and borrowing costs.
4:21 a.m. Nov. 15, 2021 - Barrons.com
How the Fed Could Blow the Inflation Response—and What's at Stake 2022 is shaping up to be all about inflation and how central banks respond to it. Two ways the Fed could err.
4:42 p.m. Nov. 14, 2021 - Barrons.com
Stocks Hover Near Their Highs. Main Street Doesn’t Care. Despite rising stocks and increased pay, climbing prices are casting a pall over many people, some of whom are bailing out of the workforce.
10:29 a.m. Nov. 13, 2021 - By Jillian Berman
‘I can’t imagine the day when I’m not paying.’ Black women are being crushed by the student debt crisis — and demanding actionBlack women face a unique combination of barriers when it comes to paying off their student loans. ‘It feels like we have set up a terrible bargain with people and just blame them.’
5:59 a.m. Nov. 13, 2021 - By Claudia Assis
Billions of dollars in infrastructure bill for charging could supercharge electric vehicle adoptionBillions of dollars earmarked for electric-vehicle charging in the $1 trillion infrastructure bill is expected to boost passenger and commercial EV adoption, bringing public charging stations to underserved areas and making range anxiety a thing of the past.
11:38 a.m. Nov. 12, 2021 - By Christine Idzelis
U.S. stocks close higher, Dow reclaims 36,000 perch, but indexes still book weekly losses amid inflation anxietyU.S. stocks close higher Friday, with the Dow enjoying a bump from enthusiasm about a breakup of blue-chip component Johnson & Johnson, but the main indexes booked losses for the week.
11:01 a.m. Nov. 12, 2021 - By Vivien Lou Chen
Two-year Treasury yield posts its biggest weekly rise in two years as traders push Federal Reserve for response to inflationTwo-, 10- and 30-year yields all notched big weekly gains as investors remained focused on the highest U.S. inflation rate in almost 31 years.
10:21 a.m. Nov. 12, 2021 - By Chris Matthews
U.S. consumer sentiment hits pandemic low as inflation expectations hit 13-year highThe University of Michigan’s gauge of consumer sentiment slid to 66.8 in November, it's lowest level in a decade, from a final October reading of 71.7.
10:19 a.m. Nov. 12, 2021 - By Myra P. Saefong
Oil ends lower, down a third-straight week ahead of potential U.S. move to ease high pricesOil futures fall Friday to end lower for the week on strength in the dollar, as traders consider the possibility of a release of crude from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
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