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Investors hope Powell's speech offers clarity. But will it?

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Against the backdrop of a vulnerable economy, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell takes center stage Friday with the financial world seeking clarity on whether...
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Manufacturing slowdown, Fed mess stall market rally

Manufacturing slowdown, Fed mess stall market rally

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

Wall Street's recent efforts to rally following last week's recession scare was thwarted Thursday by a bevy of bad news, including the first signs of a manufacturing slowdown...
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Asian stocks shaky before Powell's speech as growth woes weigh

4 hours ago   |   Reuters

Asian shares struggled to make any headway on Friday as weak U.S. manufacturing activity and uncertainty over how much further the Federal Reserve would cut rates added to the...
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Indian health ministry seeks to ban e-cigarettes & curb ‘gateway' vaping amid 900k tobacco deaths

Indian health ministry seeks to ban e-cigarettes & curb ‘gateway' vaping amid 900k tobacco deaths

4 hours ago   |   RT

Concerned that aside from the long-term health effects, e-cigarettes may encourage more tobacco smoking among youth, India's health ministry is reportedly urging the government...
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This gallery brings world-class art to the streets of Chicago

This gallery brings world-class art to the streets of Chicago

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV

A decades-old street art gallery in Chicago was beginning to fade, but now a new generation is transforming it into a world-class art district. Here's their story - in their...
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Obamacare Plans Are Turning a Profit: Brainstorm Health

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

Good afternoon, readers! In the 2018 iteration of Fortune ‘s Crystal Ball -our collective predictions for what might happen across industries in the coming year-we wrote that...
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Hasbro takes home Peppa Pig, PJ Masks in $4 billion eOne deal

6 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   4 articles

Hasbro Inc will buy Entertainment One Ltd for about $4 billion in cash, expanding into the lucrative infant and preschool market by gaining access to popular TV shows like...
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Chase Sapphire Preferred vs Chase Sapphire Reserve

Chase Sapphire Preferred vs Chase Sapphire Reserve

6 hours ago   |   iMore

Heads up! We share savvy shopping and personal finance tips to put extra cash in your wallet. iMore may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network The Chase...
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Obamas trying to buy Wyc Grousbeck's Martha's Vineyard estate

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Barack and Michelle Obama may soon own a little slice of island paradise right here in Massachusetts. We've been told that the former first family is currently under contract...
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U.S. factories show signs of trouble; labor market still firm

7 hours ago   |   Reuters

Activity is contracting in the U.S. manufacturing sector but the number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell last week, signs that factories are...
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8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Pirates: Now 8-30 since the All-Star break Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

This is horrifying. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

The babies were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Patriots player Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge in NH

Patriots player Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge in NH

Patriots safety Patrick Chung has been indicted on a charge of possessing cocaine in New Hampshire. Read more ...

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Cam Newton injury update: Panthers quarterback hurt in first game back from...

Cam Newton injury update: Panthers quarterback hurt in first game back from shoulder surgery

Cam Newton was sacked twice and removed with a foot injury in his first preseason action of 2019. Read more ...