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Capitol Report: Consumers less conf...

Capitol Report: Consumers less confident about economy after hiring slowdown

The big slowdown in job creation in March has evidently taken a toll on Americans? views about the U.S. economy. Consumer confidence tumbled this month to the lowest level since the end of 2014.
The Tell: History shows currency br...

The Tell: History shows currency breakups aren?t always a disaster

Investors have been agonizing over the prospect of a Greek exit from the euro for years, but similar events have been less rare than you think?and show that a breakup doesn?t have to be an economic disaster.
Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks erase ...

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks erase early losses to turn positive

U.S. stock indexes trim some of the earlier losses but were still trading lower after disappointing corporate and economic news and ahead of the Federal Reserve?s two-day policy meeting
Earnings Outlook: What to look for ...

Earnings Outlook: What to look for in Exxon earnings

Does Exxon think lower oil prices are here to stay?
The Wall Street Journal: Iron Mount...

The Wall Street Journal: Iron Mountain agrees to buy Recall Holdings for about $2 billion

Australian data-storage company agrees to higher takeover bid.
Earnings Outlook: What to watch for...

Earnings Outlook: What to watch for in GoPro earnings

GoPro Inc. is expected to keep beat first-quarter profit and sales expectations when it reports results after Tuesday?s close, but there is some risk that might not be enough to please investors.

BBC

UK economic growth slows to 0.3%

UK economic growth slows to 0.3%

The rate of UK economic growth halved in the three months to the end of March, official figures show, marking the slowest quarterly growth for two years.
Households 'to expect lower incomes...

Households 'to expect lower incomes'

Households can expect lower incomes whoever wins the election, according to an analysis by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).
BP profit hit by oil price fall

BP profit hit by oil price fall

Oil giant BP has reported a sharp fall in profit for the three months to the end of March as the dramatic fall in oil prices takes its toll.
Greek PM sees EU deal by next week

Greek PM sees EU deal by next week

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says Greece is in the final stretch of talks with the EU and that he believes an interim deal will by in place by 9 May.
Apple returns more cash to investor...

Apple returns more cash to investors

Technology giant Apple reports profits of $13.6bn for the first three months of 2015, and details plans to return more money to investors.
Ford profit disappoints as sales sl...

Ford profit disappoints as sales slide

Ford reports lower-than-expected profits for the first three months of 2015 after it sells fewer vehicles in North America and continues to lose money in Europe and South America.

Reuters

Skeptical Supreme Court justices he...

Skeptical Supreme Court justices hear gay marriage case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments on Tuesday on whether the Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry, with a majority of the nine justices firing skeptical questions at a lawyer asking them to legalize gay marriage nationwide.
Houthis, tribesmen battle in centra...

Houthis, tribesmen battle in central Yemen, 15 killed

CAIRO (Reuters) - Heavy fighting between Iranian-allied Houthi militia and local tribesmen killed at least 15 people in Yemen's oil-producing Marib province and an air strike targeted the home of a senior Houthi official, residents and tribal and medical sources said.
U.S. says Iranian forces fire on an...

U.S. says Iranian forces fire on and board cargo ship in Gulf

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Iranian forces boarded a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship in the Gulf on Tuesday after patrol boats fired warning shots across its bow and ordered it deeper into Iranian waters, the Pentagon said.
Tsipras presses for May debt deal, ...

Tsipras presses for May debt deal, threatens referendum

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday he was confident of an outline deal with international creditors within two weeks, after shaking up his negotiating team and sidelining his finance minister who has infuriated euro zone partners.
Baltimore cleans up, mayor scramble...

Baltimore cleans up, mayor scrambles after riot over police-custody death

BALTIMORE (Reuters) - Baltimore residents on Tuesday began to clear the wreckage of rioting and fires that erupted after the funeral of a 25-year-old black man who died in police custody, while the city's mayor defended local law enforcement's light initial response.
Boston bomber's lawyers focus on br...

Boston bomber's lawyers focus on brother's obsession with Islam

BOSTON (Reuters) - The older brother of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was transformed from a heavy drinker and drugs user into someone obsessed with Islam after returning from a trip to Russia in 2012, witnesses said on Tuesday.

NewYorkTimes

UPS Profit Up 14% to More Than $1 B...

UPS Profit Up 14% to More Than $1 Billion

UPS boosted first-quarter earnings by 14 percent as things like charging more for bulky but lightweight boxes helped increase U.S. revenue.
Bits Blog: Gambling Comes to E-Spor...

Bits Blog: Gambling Comes to E-Sports With Unikrn

Competitive videogame playing, known as e-sports, has passed many milestones to mainstream acceptance. The latest comes through Unikrn, a start-up that plans to let e-sports fans gamble on the events.
BP and Total Report Earnings Declin...

BP and Total Report Earnings Declines as Falling Oil Prices Hurt Profits

Adjusted earnings fell 20 percent at BP and 22 percent at Total, but the results were offset by strong performances at their marketing and refining businesses.
Rise in Home Prices Accelerates

Rise in Home Prices Accelerates

U.S. home prices climbed at a faster pace in February than the previous month, driven by higher sales and a limited supply of available houses.
Wall St. Moves Lower, Though Health...

Wall St. Moves Lower, Though Health Care Sector Rebounds

Merck shares were up substantially after the drugmaker posted earnings well above expectations.
Merck Earnings Beat Forecasts

Merck Earnings Beat Forecasts

Drugmaker Merck & Co. easily beat Wall Street expectations despite first-quarter profit plunging 44 percent, hurt by the sale of its consumer health business, unfavorable currency exchange rates and competition to some drugs.

ABC

Apple Watch to Ship to More Countri...

Apple Watch to Ship to More Countries in June

Apple stock hit an all-time high after Apple's second full earnings period since the iPhone 6 launch fueled the company's "best March quarter results ever."
3 Secrets to Buying a Used Car

3 Secrets to Buying a Used Car

I???ve been a consumer and investigative reporter for 20+ years and in that time I???ve seen it all.
Your Nose Bleed Will Cost $5K in Th...

Your Nose Bleed Will Cost $5K in These Mayweather-Pacquiao Seats

Tickets for the fight of the century already cost more than the Super Bowl.
Stocks Fluctuate as Company Earning...

Stocks Fluctuate as Company Earnings Reports Pour In

US stocks shift between gains and losses as earnings reports pour in; Merck jumps on results
US Consumer Confidence Slides in Ap...

US Consumer Confidence Slides in April

US consumer confidence drops in April to lowest level in 4 months
Grain Mixed, Livestock Higher

Grain Mixed, Livestock Higher

Grain mixed on the CBOT, beef and pork higher on the CME

InternetNews

Tech Stocks Gain Despite HP's Plung...

Tech Stocks Gain Despite HP's Plunge

HP investors had a bad day, but the rest of the tech sector fared well.
HP CEO Hurd Quits After Harassment ...

HP CEO Hurd Quits After Harassment Investigation

As the executive who oversaw its turnaround departs, the tech titan rushes to reassure customers and shareholders.
FCC Drops Closed-Door Net Neutralit...

FCC Drops Closed-Door Net Neutrality Talks

In the wake of reported sideline talks between two rivals, the FCC says it lacks a "robust framework to preserve the openness and freedom of the Internet."
Microsoft-Salesforce Deal: Who Won?

Microsoft-Salesforce Deal: Who Won?

What's behind the settlement between a rising power in the cloud and software-as-a-service and software colossus Microsoft, which is trying to make its own inroads into the area?
Say What? The Week's Top Five IT Qu...

Say What? The Week's Top Five IT Quotes

Google Wave crashes, fighting to keep mainframe skills alive, beware the Outernet and more.
Android Passes RIM as Top Mobile OS...

Android Passes RIM as Top Mobile OS in 2Q

Google's Android operating systems hustled past RIM's BlackBerry OS in the second quarter, a byproduct of the release of several new 4G smartphones and wider carrier coverage for the devices.

FoxNews

Best opportunities for investing, g...

Best opportunities for investing, growth in Africa

Best opportunities for investing, growth in Africa

Investing in Africa

CME?s Duffy disputes gov?t case on ...

CME?s Duffy disputes gov?t case on ?flash crash? arrest

CME?s Duffy disputes gov?t case on ?flash crash? arrest

Duffy on flash crash

Blackstone CEO on goliath $23B real...

Blackstone CEO on goliath $23B real-estate deal

Blackstone CEO on goliath $23B real-estate deal

Blackstone on real-estate climate

BlackBerry doubling-down on mobile ...

BlackBerry doubling-down on mobile security

BlackBerry doubling-down on mobile security

Security for mobile devices

Raymond James Financial CEO: Leader...

Raymond James Financial CEO: Leadership is born from trust

Raymond James Financial CEO: Leadership is born from trust

Suite Spot: Paul Reilly

Hank Paulson: Other economies have ...

Hank Paulson: Other economies have bigger problems

Hank Paulson: Other economies have bigger problems

Paulson on China?s economy, regulation

CNN

Revenge porn hacker: Why I stole nu...

Revenge porn hacker: Why I stole nude photos

Read full story for latest details.
Poor kids, rich schools

Poor kids, rich schools

At elite schools across the country, low-income students feel like outsiders and are working to make it better.
Google took away this perk. Employe...

Google took away this perk. Employees freaked out

Everybody wants to work at Google, which is consistently rated the best place to work. Part of the reason? A wide array of perks, big and small. Google's Head of People Operations Laszlo Bock breaks it down for us.
Apple's stock hits another all-time...

Apple's stock hits another all-time high

Read full story for latest details.
What a gas: Using water and air to ...

What a gas: Using water and air to run a car

Read full story for latest details.
Where Hillary Clinton is smoking th...

Where Hillary Clinton is smoking the GOP candidates

A look at each candidate's Facebook strategy shows that Clinton is by far the most-talked about candidate.

WallStreet Journal

For Sale: Used Oilfield Machinery

For Sale: Used Oilfield Machinery

Forests of idle drilling rigs, piles of pipe and ranks of empty trucks are a new and tangible sign of the financial trouble sweeping the oil patch.
French Minister Riles Renault

French Minister Riles Renault

How France?s economy minister outmaneuvered Renault?s Carlos Ghosn by striking an options deal with Deutsche Bank to temporarily buy shares in Renault, letting it double its power over the car maker.
Ford Profit Falls for Quarter

Ford Profit Falls for Quarter

Ford Motor reported quarterly profit fell 7% as better-than-expected North American profits were dented by losses in Europe and South America, which continue to be a drag on the bottom line.
T-Mobile Threatens to Pass Sprint

T-Mobile Threatens to Pass Sprint

T-Mobile US boosted its subscriber outlook for the year on Tuesday, as investments in customer growth pay off for the wireless carrier.
Oil Prices Hit BP Profit

Oil Prices Hit BP Profit

BP reported a sharp drop in first-quarter profit compared with a year earlier and saw its cash flow squeezed as oil prices hit their lowest mark in six years.
Case-Shiller Home Price Index Climb...

Case-Shiller Home Price Index Climbs

Home prices continued to rise modestly in February, according to the Case-Shiller Home Price Index, a continued upward push in values which underscores concerns that buyers? incomes aren?t keeping pace.

Washington Post

Wonkblog: Sure, that food has the g...

Wonkblog: Sure, that food has the government?s ?organic? label. But that doesn?t mean it was made without man-made cheicals.

You might think  the USDA "organic" label is reserved for foods produced without any man-made chemicals. But under government rules, "organic" food may be grown or processed with the aid of scores of synthetic substances, as long as those chemicals have been deemed essential.Read full article >>
Wonkblog: Why the government?s ?org...

Wonkblog: Why the government?s ?organic? label isn?t a complete picture

You might think  the USDA "organic" label is reserved for foods produced without any man-made chemicals. But under government rules, "organic" food may be grown or processed with the aid of scores of synthetic substances, as long as those chemicals have been deemed essential.Read full article >>
An unpiloted Russian spacecraft is ...

An unpiloted Russian spacecraft is spinning out of control in space

An unpiloted Russian spacecraft encountered problems on it way to deliver cargo to the International Space Station on Tuesday morning and started spinning out of control. Russian officials were unable to communicate with the Progress 59 cargo spacecraft or receive telemetry data, and it is unclear whether the craft will be able to deliver more than 6,000 pounds of food, fuel and supplies, NASA said.Read full article >>
The Apple Watch is here. Now what d...

The Apple Watch is here. Now what do we use it for?

The moment that smartwatch enthusiasts have waited years for has come: Apple has officially launched the Apple Watch.So, um, now what?  Because for all the general hype about the dawn of the smartwatch era, the general public still seems pretty confused about what to use smartwatches for, and why they would want them in the first place.Read full article >>
Wonkblog: What you really need to k...

Wonkblog: What you really need to know about Baltimore, from a reporter who?s lived there for over 30 years

It was only a matter of time before Baltimore exploded.In the more than three decades I have called this city home, Baltimore has been a combustible mix of poverty, crime, and hopelessness, uncomfortably juxtaposed against rich history, friendly people, venerable institutions and pockets of old-money affluence.Read full article >>
Wonkblog: Top regulator can?t affor...

Wonkblog: Top regulator can?t afford to improve safety for meatpackers

Though statistics show it's gotten safer in recent years, meatpacking is still one of the nation's most dangerous jobs. Gigantic plants dispatch with thousands upon thousands of animals a day, requiring workers to operate sharp tools at high speeds, over and over again. The work can take its toll suddenly, in the form of an injury, of which 28,100 were reported in 2013 (with the caveat that underreporting is common). Or it can manifest in the form of a repetitive stress condition -- a government investigation out just a few weeks ago found that 35 percent of workers in one Maryland poultry plant had evidence of carpal tunnel syndrome.Read full article >>

CBS Stock Market

Stocks to Watch: DuPont, Nike, KB H...

Stocks to Watch: DuPont, Nike, KB Home are stocks to watch

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Friday?s session are DuPont, Nike, and KB Home.
Stocks to Watch: Bed Bath & Beyond,...

Stocks to Watch: Bed Bath & Beyond, GoPro, Nike are stocks to watch

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Thursday?s session are Bed Bath & Beyond, GoPro, and Nike.
Stocks to Watch: Google, Barnes & N...

Stocks to Watch: Google, Barnes & Noble are stocks to watch Wednesday

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Wednesday?s session are Google Inc., and Barnes and Noble Inc.
Stocks to Watch: Wisconsin Energy, ...

Stocks to Watch: Wisconsin Energy, Oracle, GE are stocks to watch

Wisconsin Energy Corp., Oracle Corp., and General Electric Co. may all see active trading after deals, or talk of deals.
Stocks to Watch: Stocks to watch: O...

Stocks to Watch: Stocks to watch: Oracle, Smith & Wesson, Family Dollar

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Friday?s session are Oracle, Smith & Wesson, and Family Dollar.
Stocks to Watch: BlackBerry, Oracle...

Stocks to Watch: BlackBerry, Oracle, Kroger are stocks to watch

Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Thursday?s session are BlackBerry, Oracle, and Kroger.

BBC Stock Market

Greek PM sees EU deal by next week

Greek PM sees EU deal by next week

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says Greece is in the final stretch of talks with the EU and that he believes an interim deal will by in place by 9 May.
Ford profit disappoints as sales sl...

Ford profit disappoints as sales slide

Ford reports lower-than-expected profits for the first three months of 2015 after it sells fewer vehicles in North America and continues to lose money in Europe and South America.
Apple shares slide from record high

Apple shares slide from record high

Shares in tech giant Apple surged to a record high in early trading before retreating.
Apple returns more cash to investor...

Apple returns more cash to investors

Technology giant Apple reports profits of $13.6bn for the first three months of 2015, and details plans to return more money to investors.
Honda predicts minimal profit growt...

Honda predicts minimal profit growth

Japanese carmaker Honda forecasts that profit for the current financial year will rise by just 0.4%, after results fell short of expectations last year.
UK economic growth slows to 0.3%

UK economic growth slows to 0.3%

The rate of UK economic growth halved in the three months to the end of March, official figures show, marking the slowest quarterly growth for two years.

Reuters Stock Market

U.S. small business borrowing slows...

U.S. small business borrowing slows in February

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. small businesses borrowing hit a five month low in February, in the latest indication of slower economic growth in the first quarter after an unusually harsh winter.

NewYorkTimes Stock Market

BP and Total Report Earnings Declin...

BP and Total Report Earnings Declines as Falling Oil Prices Hurt Profits

Adjusted earnings fell 20 percent at BP and 22 percent at Total, but the results were offset by strong performances at their marketing and refining businesses.
Alexis Tsipras, Greek Premier, Sign...

Alexis Tsipras, Greek Premier, Signals Possible Referendum Vote on Credit Deal

The prime minister said that if a plan fell outside his government?s mandate, ?then the Greek people will have to give the answer.?
Britain's Recovery Slows Sharply in...

Britain's Recovery Slows Sharply in Pre-election Setback for Government

Britain's economy slowed sharply in the first three months of 2015, a setback for Prime Minister David Cameron who has staked his campaign for re-election next week on the strength of the recovery.
Honda Forecasts Flat Profit After T...

Honda Forecasts Flat Profit After Tough Year

The Japanese automaker forecast a scant 0.4 percent rise in net profit for the year that began on April 1, after falling short of its goals in the past year.
Standard Chartered Profit Declined ...

Standard Chartered Profit Declined 22 Percent in First Quarter

The drop comes as the bank prepares this year to replace its chief executive with William T. Winters, the former head of JPMorgan Chase?s investment bank.
Wang Jianlin, a Billionaire at the ...

Wang Jianlin, a Billionaire at the Intersection of Business and Power in China

Relatives of some of China?s most powerful politicians and their business associates own significant stakes in companies of Wang Jianlin, Asia?s richest man.

Internet Stock Market News

Microsoft Inks UC Deal With Polycom

Microsoft Inks UC Deal With Polycom

Under a multi-year agreement unveiled Monday, Polycom will begin shipping integrated unified communications solutions built on Microsoft's Communications Server 14.
IT Earnings Way Up at Job Site Elan...

IT Earnings Way Up at Job Site Elance

Google App Engine, HTML5, search engine optimization and social media marketing are among the fastest movers on Elance's list of hot job opportunities available online.
Google, Verizon Posit Net Neutralit...

Google, Verizon Posit Net Neutrality Accord

The two Internet and communications giants have put aside their differences to hammer what could be a palatable legislative solution to the net neutrality brouhaha.
Tech Stocks Gain Despite HP's Plung...

Tech Stocks Gain Despite HP's Plunge

HP investors had a bad day, but the rest of the tech sector fared well.
New Federal Data Breach Bill Debuts...

New Federal Data Breach Bill Debuts in Senate

The new bill is getting early support from prominent Democrats and could require enterprises meet tighter security measures and new notification rules.
Cisco Unveils Top 10 Web Malware Th...

Cisco Unveils Top 10 Web Malware Threats

Contaminated websites are still a threat, but Cisco's latest security report suggests that are plenty of other Web-borne malware scams that can cost you or your company dearly.

CNN Stock Market

Sell in May and go away? 3 charts s...

Sell in May and go away? 3 charts show that's dumb

Market timing is hard. And making investing decisions based on the calendar is just silly. If you sold in May and went away for the past three years, you missed out on stocks going up.
Why Baltimore police officers don't...

Why Baltimore police officers don't wear digital cameras

Baltimore politicians haven't agreed on plans to outfit police offers wear body cameras. Privacy is a concern too. Baltimore County has reportedly delayed a pilot program to use Tasers with cameras.
Apple's stock hits another all-time...

Apple's stock hits another all-time high

Read full story for latest details.
Meet the 17-year-old investor who t...

Meet the 17-year-old investor who tripled his money

This Canadian teen tripled his money in two years. He also runs the website and newsletter The Financial Bulls.
Stocks: 5 things to know before the...

Stocks: 5 things to know before the open

Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.
Don't fear China. Fear Washington.

Don't fear China. Fear Washington.

Three former Treasury secretaries believe America's biggest risk lies from within, not from Asia.

WallStreet Journal

For Sale: Used Oilfield Machinery

For Sale: Used Oilfield Machinery

Forests of idle drilling rigs, piles of pipe and ranks of empty trucks are a new and tangible sign of the financial trouble sweeping the oil patch.
French Minister Riles Renault

French Minister Riles Renault

How France?s economy minister outmaneuvered Renault?s Carlos Ghosn by striking an options deal with Deutsche Bank to temporarily buy shares in Renault, letting it double its power over the car maker.
Ford Profit Falls for Quarter

Ford Profit Falls for Quarter

Ford Motor reported quarterly profit fell 7% as better-than-expected North American profits were dented by losses in Europe and South America, which continue to be a drag on the bottom line.
T-Mobile Threatens to Pass Sprint

T-Mobile Threatens to Pass Sprint

T-Mobile US boosted its subscriber outlook for the year on Tuesday, as investments in customer growth pay off for the wireless carrier.
Oil Prices Hit BP Profit

Oil Prices Hit BP Profit

BP reported a sharp drop in first-quarter profit compared with a year earlier and saw its cash flow squeezed as oil prices hit their lowest mark in six years.
Case-Shiller Home Price Index Climb...

Case-Shiller Home Price Index Climbs

Home prices continued to rise modestly in February, according to the Case-Shiller Home Price Index, a continued upward push in values which underscores concerns that buyers? incomes aren?t keeping pace.

Washington Post

Asia stocks inch higher despite wor...

Asia stocks inch higher despite world woes

BANGKOK -- Most Asian markets took cues from Wall Street on Thursday and edged higher despite serious challenges to the global economy, including Japan's struggle to contain an earthquake-spawned nuclear crisis, Portugal's unresolved financial problems and uprisings in the Middle East.
Toyota to curb N. America productio...

Toyota to curb N. America production after quake

TOKYO -- Toyota Motor Corp., the world's biggest automaker, said Thursday it expects to halt production at some of its factories in North America due to shortages of parts from Japan following a devastating earthquake.
Boeing: US gets the tanker it wante...

Boeing: US gets the tanker it wanted, nothing more

-- A Boeing executive said on Wednesday that the Air Force will get the tanker it ordered - and no more.
Watchdog: FAA improves for-hire air...

Watchdog: FAA improves for-hire aircraft oversight

WASHINGTON -- The Federal Aviation Administration has significantly improved its safety oversight of for-hire aircraft companies but hasn't followed through on recommendations regarding air tours and illegal operators, a government watchdog said Wednesday.
Big BMW sedan adds hybrid

Big BMW sedan adds hybrid

-- Gasoline-electric hybrid versions of BMW's big, 2011 BMW 7-Series sedans come with the federal government's lowest fuel economy rating of all regular-production hybrids.
Asia stocks mixed amid uncertainty ...

Asia stocks mixed amid uncertainty in Japan, Libya

BANGKOK -- Asian stocks were mixed Wednesday following a retreat on Wall Street as the staggering toll exacted by Japan's worst-ever earthquake came into sharper focus and uncertainties grew about the outcome of Western military action against Libya.

ABC Stock Market

Apple Watch to Ship to More Countri...

Apple Watch to Ship to More Countries in June

Apple stock hit an all-time high after Apple's second full earnings period since the iPhone 6 launch fueled the company's "best March quarter results ever."
3 Secrets to Buying a Used Car

3 Secrets to Buying a Used Car

I???ve been a consumer and investigative reporter for 20+ years and in that time I???ve seen it all.
Your Nose Bleed Will Cost $5K in Th...

Your Nose Bleed Will Cost $5K in These Mayweather-Pacquiao Seats

Tickets for the fight of the century already cost more than the Super Bowl.
Stocks Fluctuate as Company Earning...

Stocks Fluctuate as Company Earnings Reports Pour In

US stocks shift between gains and losses as earnings reports pour in; Merck jumps on results
US Consumer Confidence Slides in Ap...

US Consumer Confidence Slides in April

US consumer confidence drops in April to lowest level in 4 months
Grain Mixed, Livestock Higher

Grain Mixed, Livestock Higher

Grain mixed on the CBOT, beef and pork higher on the CME

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