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MarketWatch First Take: Draghi aver...

MarketWatch First Take: Draghi averts ?taper tantrum??for now?as ECB takes baby step toward end of QE

If you don?t call it a ?taper,? you can?t have a ?taper tantrum.?
Market Extra: ?Like stealing away f...

Market Extra: ?Like stealing away from a party through the backyard??analysts react to ECB move

The ECB said it?s cutting its QE program in half, but extending it by nine months. The move was widely seen as a dovish way to taper, preventing the euro from spiraling higher.
Mutual Funds Weekly: How to be smar...

Mutual Funds Weekly: How to be smart about ?smart beta? funds

This week?s digest includes a special focus on smart beta investments.
Asia Markets: Asian stocks rally, i...

Asia Markets: Asian stocks rally, inspired by U.S. earnings news, but Australian stocks upended over political turmoil

Asia-Pacific equities rose broadly on Friday, buoyed by strength in U.S. corporate earnings and the prospect of continuing stimulus in Europe. However, Australian stocks came under pressure as several lawmakers were ousted and the government lost its majority in parliament.
The Wall Street Journal: Australian...

The Wall Street Journal: Australian government loses majority as five lawmakers, including deputy prime minister, ousted

The High Court on Friday ruled the lawmakers were ineligible to sit in Parliament because they are citizens of a second country, a breach of a 116-year-old rule that states lawmakers must not owe allegiance to a foreign power.
Project Syndicate: Six reasons ther...

Project Syndicate: Six reasons there?s more fake news today

The media world has changed in six substantial ways to nurture the plague of fake news.

BBC

Four-day week means 'I don't waste ...

Four-day week means 'I don't waste holidays on chores'

A new study suggests a four-day working week could be introduced immediately and be affordable for most firms.
UK house prices see highest growth ...

UK house prices see highest growth in six years in 2020

UK house prices bucked the pandemic and climbed 7.5% in 2020, according to building society Nationwide.
Snapchat boss: US faces ?century of...

Snapchat boss: US faces ?century of competition?

The billionaire founder of messaging app Snapchat also said he was "happy" to pay more taxes.
Why did these people start business...

Why did these people start businesses in a pandemic?

Eight lessons from our CEO Secrets series looking at start-ups created during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Boeing 737 Max returns to the skies...

Boeing 737 Max returns to the skies in the US

The plane was grounded in March 2019 after two separate deadly crashes within five months.
Brexit: UK sausage makers face EU e...

Brexit: UK sausage makers face EU export ban

Meat producers seek clarity over rules that mean some products cannot be exported to the EU under the trade deal.

Reuters

Wealthy White House staffers' finan...

Wealthy White House staffers' finances detailed in new disclosures

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday released details of the personal finances of his staffers late on Friday, including his son-in-law Jared Kushner and daughter Ivanka, confirming that he has surrounded himself with some very affluent advisers.
Trump: ex-adviser Flynn should seek...

Trump: ex-adviser Flynn should seek immunity in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday backed a decision by his former national security adviser to seek immunity in congressional investigations of possible ties between his election campaign and Russia, but there was no immediate sign a request would be granted.
Trump's orders target trade abuses,...

Trump's orders target trade abuses, import duty evasion

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump sought to push his crusade for fair trade and more manufacturing jobs back to the top of his agenda on Friday by ordering a study into the causes of U.S. trade deficits and a clampdown on import duty evasion.
Trump lacks team and clear plan for...

Trump lacks team and clear plan for quick tax reform

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump has neither a clear White House tax plan nor adequate staff yet to see through a planned tax reform, according to interviews with people in the administration, in Congress and among U.S. tax experts.
Amid protests, Venezuela's Maduro s...

Amid protests, Venezuela's Maduro seeks to defuse court row

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro promised on Friday to resolve within hours a controversy over the judiciary's annulment of congress which has sparked opposition protests and condemnation from around the world.
China downplays tensions with U.S. ...

China downplays tensions with U.S. as Xi prepares to meet Trump

BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Beijing sought to play down tensions with the United States and put on a positive face on Friday as the U.S. administration slammed China on a range of business issues ahead of President Xi Jinping's first meeting with President Donald Trump.

NewYorkTimes

Recession With a Difference: Women ...

Recession With a Difference: Women Face Special Burden

Hit hard by job losses and the pandemic?s effect on schooling and child care, American women face short-term difficulties and long-term repercussions.
Kind Bars to Be Acquired by Maker o...

Kind Bars to Be Acquired by Maker of Snickers

Mars, a giant in the candy bar world, will buy Kind North America, which emphasizes healthy snacks.
As Occupancy Dwindles, College Dorm...

As Occupancy Dwindles, College Dorms Go Beyond Students

Real estate developers are seeking opportunities to buy student housing from strapped universities and convert them into apartments for white-collar workers.
Don?t Fear the Robots, and Other Le...

Don?t Fear the Robots, and Other Lessons From a Study of the Digital Economy

A task force assembled by M.I.T. examined how technology has changed, and will change, the work force.
Disappearing Tweets? Twitter Now Ha...

Disappearing Tweets? Twitter Now Has a Feature for That

It?s called Fleets, and will allow users to post messages that vanish after 24 hours.
Coronavirus Vaccine Unproven? No Pr...

Coronavirus Vaccine Unproven? No Problem in China

Many say they are reassured because politicians and executives have been inoculated. But experts say the risks outweigh the benefits.

ABC

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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

Businesses will have to ?reimagine?...

Businesses will have to ?reimagine? the workplace after coronavirus pandemic: New York realtor

Businesses will have to ?reimagine? the workplace after coronavirus pandemic: New York realtor

Scott Rechler on New York real estate.

Circa Resort & Casino CEO says ?bus...

Circa Resort & Casino CEO says ?business has been pretty robust? since October grand opening

Circa Resort & Casino CEO says ?business has been pretty robust? since October grand opening

Derek Stevens on the casino's success

Moderna says its coronavirus vaccin...

Moderna says its coronavirus vaccine is 94.5% effective

Moderna says its coronavirus vaccine is 94.5% effective

Stephane Bancel on vaccine breakthrough.

Goya president: Profiting from fear...

Goya president: Profiting from fear is 'not patriotic'

Goya president: Profiting from fear is 'not patriotic'

Bob Unanue on COVID-19 shutdown and stockpiling

How money from Facebook?s Zuckerber...

How money from Facebook?s Zuckerberg was involved in election

How money from Facebook?s Zuckerberg was involved in election

John Solomon on Zuckerberg, election issues

Alibaba?s Singles Day vs. Amazon Pr...

Alibaba?s Singles Day vs. Amazon Prime Day

Alibaba?s Singles Day vs. Amazon Prime Day

Gerald Storch on Alibaba vs. Amazon

CNN

7 things to know before the bell

7 things to know before the bell

Read full story for latest details.
SoftBank and Toyota want driverless...

SoftBank and Toyota want driverless cars to change the world

Softbank and Toyota are partnering on an effort to use autonomous vehicles and other technologies to change the world of transportation.
Aston Martin falls 5% in its London...

Aston Martin falls 5% in its London IPO

Aston Martin is joining the ranks of listed automakers with an IPO that values the British company at more than $5 billion.
Barnes & Noble stock soars 20% as i...

Barnes & Noble stock soars 20% as it explores a sale

Barnes & Noble jumped more than 20% after it said it would review a sale of the troubled company.
Why it's time for investors to go o...

Why it's time for investors to go on the defense

Howard Marks, co-chairman of Oaktree Capital, explains why investors should start treading lightly.
The Toys 'R' Us brand may be brough...

The Toys 'R' Us brand may be brought back to life

Bankrupt toy retailer tells bankruptcy court it is looking at possibly reviving the Toys 'R' Us and Babies 'R' Us brands.

WallStreet Journal

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Washington Post

Senate blocks Judy Shelton nominati...

Senate blocks Judy Shelton nomination to the Fed

Shelton?s support narrowed after Sen. Charles E. Grassley (R-Iowa) said he would immediately quarantine. Three other GOP senators oppose her confirmation.
SBA seeks to delay release of loan ...

SBA seeks to delay release of loan records following court order

The Small Business Administration has asked to delay production of its small-business loan records after a federal judge ordered they be made public by Nov. 19. The agency has not commented on whether it will appeal.
Joe Biden can?t afford to bar execu...

Joe Biden can?t afford to bar executives and lobbyists from his administration

The government needs talent from wherever it can find it, including outside the tight circle of Clinton-Obama alumni.
How the pandemic is shifting workpl...

How the pandemic is shifting workplace benefits: Prepaid legal plans, IT help desks for kids

Employers also have been expanding access to telehealth platforms and offering more mental health benefits.
Afloat on a tranquil river, paddler...

Afloat on a tranquil river, paddlers dip into a different kind of current events

By boat or on foot, exploring the watersheds that tie us together is a remedy for the pressures of the pandemic.
Chipotle leans into burritos to go ...

Chipotle leans into burritos to go with first digital-only restaurant

Chipotle Digital Kitchen is adopting the ?ghost kitchen? model ? empty of diners and fast on orders ? to boost online sales in ?non-traditional locations.?

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

Covid-19 shakes up world?s most exp...

Covid-19 shakes up world?s most expensive city club

Hong Kong, Zurich and Paris now top the list pushing down Singapore and Osaka due to virus impact.
Facebook and Twitter grilled over U...

Facebook and Twitter grilled over US election actions

Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey face questions about misinformation labels and account bans.
Ban on new petrol and diesel cars i...

Ban on new petrol and diesel cars in UK from 2030 under PM's green plan

The PM confirms he is bringing the ban forward as he sets out his "green industrial revolution".
Cryptocurrency: Bitcoin hits three-...

Cryptocurrency: Bitcoin hits three-year high as investors jump in

The digital currency is close to an all-time record although experts warn about its volatility.
British Airways to launch Covid tes...

British Airways to launch Covid testing trial for arrivals

The airline wants to show that testing could remove the need for arrivals to quarantine.
EasyJet slumps to first annual loss...

EasyJet slumps to first annual loss amid pandemic

The airline reports an annual loss for the first time in its 25-year history as demand collapses.

Reuters Stock Market

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NewYorkTimes Stock Market

Recession With a Difference: Women ...

Recession With a Difference: Women Face Special Burden

Hit hard by job losses and the pandemic?s effect on schooling and child care, American women face short-term difficulties and long-term repercussions.
Kind Bars to Be Acquired by Maker o...

Kind Bars to Be Acquired by Maker of Snickers

Mars, a giant in the candy bar world, will buy Kind North America, which emphasizes healthy snacks.
As Occupancy Dwindles, College Dorm...

As Occupancy Dwindles, College Dorms Go Beyond Students

Real estate developers are seeking opportunities to buy student housing from strapped universities and convert them into apartments for white-collar workers.
Don?t Fear the Robots, and Other Le...

Don?t Fear the Robots, and Other Lessons From a Study of the Digital Economy

A task force assembled by M.I.T. examined how technology has changed, and will change, the work force.
Disappearing Tweets? Twitter Now Ha...

Disappearing Tweets? Twitter Now Has a Feature for That

It?s called Fleets, and will allow users to post messages that vanish after 24 hours.
Coronavirus Vaccine Unproven? No Pr...

Coronavirus Vaccine Unproven? No Problem in China

Many say they are reassured because politicians and executives have been inoculated. But experts say the risks outweigh the benefits.

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

Why it's time for investors to go o...

Why it's time for investors to go on defense

Howard Marks, co-chairman of Oaktree Capital, explains why investors should start treading lightly.
Premarket: 7 things to know before ...

Premarket: 7 things to know before the bell

Read full story for latest details.
Barnes & Noble stock soars 20% as i...

Barnes & Noble stock soars 20% as it explores a sale

Barnes & Noble jumped more than 20% after it said it would review a sale of the troubled company.
Toys 'R' Us brand may be brought ba...

Toys 'R' Us brand may be brought back to life

Bankrupt toy retailer tells bankruptcy court it is looking at possibly reviving the Toys 'R' Us and Babies 'R' Us brands.
Honda teams up with GM on self-driv...

Honda teams up with GM on self-driving cars

Read full story for latest details.
Aston Martin falls 5% in London IPO

Aston Martin falls 5% in London IPO

Aston Martin is joining the ranks of listed automakers with an IPO that values the British company at more than $5 billion.

WallStreet Journal

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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

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Financial Times

Concern over series of failures on ...

Concern over series of failures on 17bn Covid contracts

UK public spending watchdog raises lack of transparency and potential conflicts of interest on government deals
On the ground with UK efforts to tr...

On the ground with UK efforts to train drivers for post-Brexit border

At an Ashford lorry park, language barriers and lack of interest and information hamper preparations for Britain?s new frontier
Coronavirus latest: China?s Sinovac...

Coronavirus latest: China?s Sinovac vaccine triggers ?quick? antibody response, study shows

Johnson seeks Downing St reset with...

Johnson seeks Downing St reset with ?green industrial revolution?

PM brushes off fears that 12bn package and environmental focus will pose threat to new Tory ?red wall? seats
Unilever aims for ?1bn sales from p...

Unilever aims for ?1bn sales from plant-based products by 2027

Big consumer groups muscle in on market for climate-conscious customers
G20 nearing IMF funding boost for d...

G20 nearing IMF funding boost for developing nations, Saudi minister says

Mohammed al-Jadaan tells FT he is ?optimistic? about measure hitherto blocked by US
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