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CNBC - Top News

Did Greece prep a plan to bring back the drachma?

Some members of Greece's leftist government wanted to raid central bank reserves and hack taxpayer ...

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At least 2 killed, 9 injured in Louisiana theater shooting

Acadian Ambulance Service told NBC News that two people were dead at the scene. Police ...

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Two top Gawker editors resign to protest story removal

The story posted Thursday night unleashed a wave of criticism that Gawker, the popular website ...

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Greece aside, how’s the world economy doing?

So are Yellen and Carney right to be signalling at least an end to near-universal ...

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CNBC - Futures Now

Why a bond crash can’t happen: Nomura’s Goncalves

Despite the sharp drop in bond prices on Tuesday, fixed-income investors shouldn't sweat the dire ...

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Shiller’s back, and he has more depressing news

Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller has a grim message for investors: Save up, because in ...

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Shiller warns bond investors: Beware of ‘crash’!

Robert Shiller has a new source of concern. In the first edition of his landmark ...

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The break-up? Stocks, crude may call it quits

If investors want to know what stocks are doing on any given day, all they ...

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CNBC - Finance

China needs to loosen its grip on markets: UBS

Despite a rebound from recent falls, trading in 19 percent of shares was suspended prior ...

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Health insurer Anthem to buy Cigna in $54.2B deal

"When you go from four to three national players, that creates a significant issue," said ...

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Sectors to watch as market weakness spreads

Stocks have been drifting lower since early morning in response to disappointing earnings reports, particularly ...

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What Puerto Rico meeting means for investors

As Puerto Rico and its creditors gear up for a meeting Monday, investors should not ...

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CNBC - Market Insider

Fed meeting may bring more volatility than expected

"They definitely won't say (they will move) because there's too much data to come, so ...

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Fed meeting may bring more volatility than expected

"They definitely won't say (they will move) because there's too much data to come, so ...

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Minefield for market with Fed, earnings, commodities

"Next week we'll know a lot more clearly. I think by the end of the ...

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Brace yourself! Thursday is earnings palooza

"At the very least, I think it does put valuation under a microscope. This is ...

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New York Times - Business

3 Drugs for an Eye Disease, With Big Price Gaps, Are Found to Be Equals

At a time of rising concern over the cost of medicines, a government-funded study has ...

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Transocean Chief Steps Down Suddenly With Company in Doldrums

Photo Steven L. Newman, the chief executive of Transocean, in 2010 at a Senate hearing ...

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Prototype: Freezy Freakies, a Colorful Blast From Winters Past

Photo Hans Reichstetter, along with his twin brother, Karl, founded the Buffoonery Factory, a company ...

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U.S. Retail Sales Weak; Consumer Spending Gauge Barely Rises

WASHINGTON — U.S. consumer spending barely rose in January as households cut back on purchases ...

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New York Times - Economy

Greece to Propose Compromise on E.U. Bailout

ATHENS — Greek officials are planning to submit a proposal to eurozone finance ministers for ...

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In New York City, Jobs Come Back Without Wall Street

Photo The New York Stock Exchange. Jobs in the city are growing at a rapid ...

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Eurozone Growth Exceeds Expectations

PARIS — The European economy ended last year on a better note than economists had ...

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Decrees Governing France’s Bakeries Prompt a Wider Debate on Work Rules

PARIS — Stéphane Cazenave, a baker in Saint-Paul-lès-Dax in southwestern France, was awarded a prize ...

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Reuters - Economic News

U.S. home price growth slows further in October: S&P/Case-Shiller

A real estate sign advertising a home ''Under Contract'' is pictured in Vienna, Virginia, outside ...

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U.S. consumer confidence rises in December

Women make their way though Times Square with bags of purchases from Toys R Us ...

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Ukraine eyes IMF credit lifeline in early 2015

Valeria Gontareva, the head of Ukraine's Central Bank, attends a news conference in Kiev December ...

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Argentina’s debt crisis seen rumbling on until 2015 election

(Reuters) - Crunch time for Argentina fixing its debt default will almost certainly not be ...

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Reuters - Financials

UPDATE 1-D.R. Horton beats Street on higher home sales, prices

(Adds details, background) (Reuters) - D.R. Horton Inc, the No.1 U.S. homebuilder, reported a higher-than-expected ...

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Raiffeisen Bank CEO confident on disposals -Kurier

Austria's Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) is confident it can deliver on asset disposals which it ...

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TABLE-Indian govt’s surplus cash with RBI for auction falls to 219.46 bln rupees on July 23

GOVT SURPLUS CASH BALANCE AS ON DATE FOR AUCTION (bln rupees) 219.46 24/07 223.37 23/07 ...

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Qatar’s Ezdan Holding Q2 net profit rises 30 pct

Qatar's Ezdan Holding reported a 30 percent rise in second-quarter net profit on Sunday. Ezdan, ...

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Reuters - Hot Stocks

BUZZ-Pearson: nears 6-month lows as brokers cut targets

** Publisher Pearson 2nd top FTSE 100 faller, extending Friday's losses & within sight of ...

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UPDATE 1-Freeport stock sinks as Indonesian copper mine uncertainty rattles market

(Adds quotes from Indonesian government) (Reuters) - Shares of diversified miner and energy producer Freeport-McMoRan ...

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UPDATE 1-Lilly’s sales rise for the first time in seven quarters

(Adds estimates, forecast, shares) (Reuters) - Eli Lilly and Co's quarterly sales rose for the ...

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Sri Lankan stocks slip for second day; earnings eyed

Sri Lankan stocks edged down on Tuesday, marking their second straight loss as investors stayed ...

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Reuters - US Market News

UPDATE 1-BP misses second-quarter profit forecast on spill charge

* BP takes $ 9.8 bln pretax charge after $ 18.7 bln settlement * Q2 ...

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UPDATE 3-Obama says entrepreneurs in Africa can give hope, deliver growth

* Obama on first visit to Kenya as president * E.African state is homeland of ...

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Health insurer Anthem nears deal to buy rival Cigna for $48 bln – WSJ

Health insurer Anthem Inc is nearing a deal to buy smaller rival Cigna Inc for ...

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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 20

(Adds company news, details) (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 9 to ...

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WSJ - Markets

Weak Housing Data Don’t Deter Builders

May 17, 2015 12:30 p.m. ET It wasn’t the sort of spring thaw for residential ...

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Bank of America’s Woes Test ‘Fixer’ CEO

Updated May 14, 2015 10:38 p.m. ET Bank of America Corp. BAC 0.30 % boss ...

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U.S. Stocks Pare Losses

Updated May 12, 2015 11:29 a.m. ET U.S. stocks pared steep losses to trade slightly ...

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Who Will Hire a Petroleum Engineer Now?

Walt Baker graduated from the Colorado School of Mines on Friday with a bachelor’s degree ...

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WSJ - US Business

Target, Wal-Mart to Show if Turnaround Efforts Are Working

May 16, 2015 6:00 a.m. ET Target Corp. TGT 1.64 % and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. ...

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In Unusual Bet, Activist Icahn Takes Stake in Startup Lyft

Updated May 15, 2015 8:13 p.m. ET Carl Icahn is betting $ 100 million that ...

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India’s Modi Takes Slow Road to Reform

May 13, 2015 10:30 p.m. ET BEJDIH, India—Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to end decades ...

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Betting on the Future, Verizon Dials Up AOL

May 12, 2015 8:31 p.m. ET The $ 4.4 billion takeover price for AOL Inc., ...

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