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02/19/2018 12:31 PM
Asian shares slip in early trade; HSBC earnings ahead
Asian shares were moderately lower early on Tuesday after a relatively quiet overnight session in markets.

02/19/2018 08:34 AM
Expert: Kids are less addicted to cellphones than they are fearful of 'missing out'
Ana Homayoun said it's not the phone that's addictive, it's the applications on the phone and how it's being used.

02/19/2018 08:00 AM
Meet the entrepreneurs behind obscure Olympic gear
You see an strange winter sport. They see an opportunity.

02/19/2018 06:29 AM
Bitcoin thieves threaten real violence for virtual currencies
Criminals have been going after big holders of Bitcoin and Ether, taking advantage of the ease with which vast virtual currency riches can be transferred. NYT reports.

02/19/2018 06:23 AM
The hottest toys from the New York Toy Fair
Here are the hottest toys found at New York Toy Fair this year.

02/19/2018 05:50 AM
Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling
Facebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office.

02/19/2018 03:30 AM
Billionaire Mark Cuban: ‘One of the great lies of life is follow your passions’
Do this instead.

02/19/2018 02:52 AM
Deutsche Bank to cut up to 500 jobs
Deutsche Bank is to cut up to 500 investment banking jobs with 250 initially earmarked to go, according to a person close to the situation.

02/19/2018 02:48 AM
Trump backs effort to improve gun background checks
President Trump spoke to Senator John Cornyn about gun legislation and supports efforts to improve the federal background check system, said the White House.

02/19/2018 02:30 AM
Here are 10 tax changes for 2018 you need to know
These adjustments could affect your tax bill.

02/19/2018 02:00 AM
The last time the president of the United States got a raise
George Washington got $25,000 a year in 1789.

02/19/2018 01:56 AM
KFC branches in UK forced to close after chicken shortage
Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) has apologized to its customers in the U.K. after branches of the fast-food chain were forced to close because they've run out of chicken.

02/19/2018 12:00 AM
BlackRock is suddenly a lot more bullish on US stocks with tax cuts 'supercharging' profits
BlackRock strategists have turned more bullish on U.S. stocks and expect the tax cuts and stimulus to "supercharge" earnings growth.

02/18/2018 11:04 PM
Venezuela is about to pre-sell its ‘petro’ cryptocurrency, and it could be an ‘excellent pilot for Putin’
President Nicolas Maduro hopes Venezuela's own digital currency will help it make financial transactions and get around western sanctions.

02/18/2018 09:48 PM
Bitcoin broke through $11,000 for the first time since January
Fears over tighter regulation, which was one of the catalysts for the recent cryptocurrency crash, appear to have subsided.

02/18/2018 08:09 PM
Former VP Biden mulling another run for presidency
A presidential candidate twice before, Joe Biden would be 78 on Inauguration Day if elected in 2020.

02/18/2018 07:46 PM
Cryptocurrencies ‘could drop to near-zero at any time,’ Ethereum founder warns
"If you're trying to figure out where to store your life savings, traditional assets are still your safest bet," Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin said.

02/18/2018 07:27 PM
Goldman Sachs warns wave of US spending is in 'uncharted territory' and poses a danger to growth
Goldman Sachs sees a tidal wave of red ink — and it may drag the U.S. economy into its undertow.

02/18/2018 05:14 PM
Trump calls Oprah Winfrey 'insecure,' says he hopes she runs for office
President Donald Trump said on Twitter that Oprah Winfrey should run for office so she can be "exposed and defeated."

02/18/2018 04:11 PM
A four-nation alliance may be rising to counter China's Belt and Road
Australia's Malcolm Turnbull may discuss the plan with President Donald Trump this week: Australian Financial Review

02/18/2018 01:15 PM
US and China reportedly scuffled over nuclear 'football' during Trump's Beijing visit
A U.S. military aide carrying the nuclear football was reportedly blocked by Chinese security, resulting in a commotion.

02/18/2018 10:25 AM
Facebook is still testing the patience of its users, but rewarding patient investors
Facebook is still requiring a lot of patience from some users even as it's rewarded big investors who've held onto its stock.

02/18/2018 10:00 AM
The markets are about to experience a 'worrisome' thing investors haven’t seen since 1946
Bid farewell to the bond market bull run. The markets are entering a phase not seen in 72 years.

02/18/2018 02:00 AM
The gig economy is lacking in this one important way
Will people in the gig economy be able to retire? New solutions may help them save.

02/17/2018 02:21 AM
Are you a new bitcoin millionaire and in the market for a yacht? You might be in luck
First Malibu mansions, next ultra luxurious yachts — the ways in which cryptocurrency enthusiasts can spend their virtual riches is growing.

02/17/2018 02:00 AM
A Dave & Buster's just opened in an old Sears location. Here's what it looks like on the inside
Take a look at the Dave & Buster's that just opened on the second floor of what was once a Sears.

02/16/2018 05:45 AM
Banks are the sweet spot of this market that's about to get a lot tougher
Volatility is back in the market, and one sector is in the sweet spot to go higher: Financials.

02/15/2018 04:11 PM
China is creating a massive global zone to spread its influence. Here's what it looks like
It's widely seen as an attempt to build a massive, multi-national zone of economic and political influence.

02/15/2018 08:57 AM
Don't make these common, costly Medicare mistakes
Here's how not to get tripped up when deciding on Medicare coverage.