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Inverted what? Searches for obscure financial term spike on Google

28 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Searches on Google for "inverted yield curve" have spiked after the unusual bond market phenomenon presented itself last week for the first time in over 12 years and helped...
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An Insider Takes Aim at Corporate America's ‘Elite Charade'

An Insider Takes Aim at Corporate America's ‘Elite Charade'

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

The setting is ironic for a late-afternoon cocktail with Anand Giridharadas, the self-appointed scourge of well-meaning plutocrats everywhere. The author of the biting 2018...
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This unusual strategy could be the 'sweet spot' for investors in a wild market

1 hour ago   |   CNBC

An exchange-traded fund based in mortgage-backed securities may provide just the kind of stable income investors need in this market, says ETF.com's Dave Nadig.
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VR Could Be the Most Powerful Teaching Tool Since the PC

1 hour ago   |   Wired

With new self-contained headsets on the market like the Oculus Rift S, it's easier than ever to integrate them into a classroom environment.
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‘I Need the Money But I Feel Guilt.' How a Drought-Resistant Crop Turned Women in Kenya into Reluctant Drug Lords

‘I Need the Money But I Feel Guilt.' How a Drought-Resistant Crop Turned Women in Kenya into Reluctant Drug Lords

3 hours ago   |   Time

This story was a collaboration between TIME, The Fuller Project for International Reporting, and Kenya's The Daily Nation. Hours before dawn at Soko ya Nadhif market in...
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Lufthansa will hold its ground in short-haul price war: CEO

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

German carrier Lufthansa will continue to fight for market share in the hotly contested market for short-haul flights, where it is determined to compete with budget airlines...
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I took a $163,000 Tesla Model X SUV on a road trip and discovered Tesla's greatest weapon isn't its cars

I took a $163,000 Tesla Model X SUV on a road trip and discovered Tesla's greatest weapon isn't its cars

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Tesla Model X is unrivaled in the electric-vehicle market in terms of its ability to deliver performance, range, and cargo capacity. I first drove the Tesla Model X in 2015...
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We drove a $31,000 Honda Accord and a $39,000 Toyota Camry to see which one is the better family car. Here's the verdict

We drove a $31,000 Honda Accord and a $39,000 Toyota Camry to see which one is the better family car. Here's the verdict

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Toyota Camry and the Honda Accord are two of the best-selling and most respected cars in the world. Both the Toyota and the Honda are known for being exquisitely engineered...
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Whole Foods signs lease for 63 Madison Avenue

Whole Foods signs lease for 63 Madison Avenue

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

The long-underutilized ground-level space at 63 Madison Ave. has landed a huge retail tenant - Whole Foods Market, which signed for 60,000 square feet. The new gourmet emporium...
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Wendy's jumps into the chicken sandwich Twitter feud between Popeyes and Chick-fil-A

Wendy's jumps into the chicken sandwich Twitter feud between Popeyes and Chick-fil-A

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Chick-fil-A and Popeyes are feuding on Twitter over which chain has the superior chicken sandwich. On Monday afternoon, Wendy's entered the fray, tweeting: "Y'all out here...
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A French couple could face jail time for taking 90 pounds of sand from a...

A French couple could face jail time for taking 90 pounds of sand from a popular Italian island as a souvenir

Two French citizens could face jail time for trying to take home 90 pounds of sand from beaches on the island of Sardinia as a souvenir. They said they didn't know it was a... Read more ...

The new report that Trump said shows Google 'manipulated' 2.6 million votes...

The new report that Trump said shows Google 'manipulated' 2.6 million votes for Hillary Clinton is a two-year-old study that a San Diego psychologist based on 95 people

On Monday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted that a "report just out" confirmed Google had "manipulated" millions of votes in favor of Hillary Clinton in the 2016... Read more ...

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx reportedly split after dating quietly for 6 years

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx reportedly split after dating quietly for 6 years

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx have reportedly split after six years of quietly dating. The pair first sparked romance rumors in 2013 after being seen dancing together at a... Read more ...

Team Trump eyes payroll tax cut to spur economy: report

Team Trump eyes payroll tax cut to spur economy: report

Team Trump is considering a temporary payroll tax cut to stimulate the economy and avoid a slowdown - or even a recession, a new report said Monday. The plans reveal the... Read more ...

Trump Dismisses Recession Fears, Says Fed Must Help The Economy

Trump Dismisses Recession Fears, Says Fed Must Help The Economy

The Trump administration pushed back hard against warnings of an economic slowdown. But the president is also calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates again to help... Read more ...

Planned Parenthood just forfeited $60 million in federal funding for...

Planned Parenthood just forfeited $60 million in federal funding for refusing to comply with the Trump administration's 'gag rule'

Planned Parenthood just forfeited $60 million in federal funding over their withdrawal from Title X funding. President Donald Trump 's "gag rule" policy to prohibit family... Read more ...

The US fired off a previously banned missile, the first since the collapse...

The US fired off a previously banned missile, the first since the collapse of a Cold War-era nuclear arms pact with Russia

The US military conducted its first flight test of a ground-launched cruise missile in a test that would have been banned prior to the recent collapse of a Cold War-era nuclear... Read more ...

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson just got married in a secret Hawaiian ceremony

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson just got married in a secret Hawaiian ceremony

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson just got married in a secret ceremony. He tied the knot to long-time girlfriend Lauren Hashian on Sunday, August 18 in Hawaii. The actor shared two... Read more ...

'It: Chapter Two' and 'Joker' will give Warner Bros. a boost at the box...

'It: Chapter Two' and 'Joker' will give Warner Bros. a boost at the box office after a terrible summer

Warner Bros. had a lackluster summer at the box office, with two flops in a row: "The Kitchen" and "Blinded by the Light." "Godzilla: King of the Monster" also underperformed... Read more ...

Major retailers including Nordstrom, Macy's, and JCPenney reportedly joined...

Major retailers including Nordstrom, Macy's, and JCPenney reportedly joined Victoria's Secret in using a modeling agency with ties to Jeffrey Epstein

Several major retailers - including Nordstrom , Macy's , and JCPenney - reportedly worked with MC2 Model Management, the agency accused of supplying underage women to Jeffrey... Read more ...