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The Margin: The ‘Devin Nunes’ cow’ parody account now has more Twitter followers than the actual Devin Nunes

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 8:09pm
Most of us were taught at a young age: “Don’t scratch it, you’ll only make it worse.” Rep. Devin Nunes apparently did not heed that lesson.

Asia Markets: Asian markets edge higher after Fed puts lid on rate hikes

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 8:01pm
Asian markets ticked higher in early trading Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged and indicated there would be no rate hikes for the rest of the year.

The Wall Street Journal: Founder of 8chan expresses regret in wake of New Zealand massacre

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 6:19pm
Fredrick Brennan founded the website 8chan more than five years ago as a no-holds-barred bastion of unconstrained speech devoted to critiquing what he saw as the authoritarianism of leftist culture and politics.

MarketWatch First Take: Micron recognizes reality and receives a relief rally

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 4:58pm
Memory chip maker Micron Technology Inc. appears to be finally accepting the reality of the semiconductor downturn and its shares jumped.

The Wall Street Journal: Trump to issue executive order linking grants to colleges with campus free speech

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 4:44pm
President Donald Trump is expected to issue an executive order Thursday directing federal agencies to tie research and education grants made to colleges and universities to more aggressive enforcement of the First Amendment, according to a draft of the order viewed by The Wall Street Journal.

Cannabis Watch: CBD is being sold at the largest drugstore chain in the U.S.

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 4:21pm
U.S. cannabis retailer Curaleaf Holdings Inc. said late Wednesday that it has inked a deal with CVS Health Corp. to carry its line of cannabidiol, or CBD, products.

The ultimate buy and hold strategy: 2019 update

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 4:21pm
Historically, these investments produced higher returns with little or no additional risk.

Maxing out a 401(k) is surprisingly rare — but may be easier than you think

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 4:19pm
Automation is just one component to a successful journey in hitting the limit.

The Moneyist: My husband grew up dirt poor and doesn’t believe in insurance or banks, yet he racked up $7,000 on my credit card

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 4:07pm
This Texas woman makes $12 an hour and is exasperated that her husband is not investing in their family’s future.

Kale joins list of ‘dirty dozen’ fruits and vegetables most likely to contain pesticides

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 8:01pm
Almost 70% of the produce sold in the U.S. comes with pesticide residues.

Asia Markets: Asian markets largely down as investors take wait-and-see approach

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 7:47pm
Asian markets were mostly down in lackluster trading early Wednesday, as investors processed mixed signals on U.S.-China trade talks and awaited the Fed’s meeting later in the day.

Paul Manafort charged with committing residential mortgage fraud — which is more common than you’d think

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 7:30pm
Mortgage fraud risk has risen substantially in recent years as refinance activity has dried up for lenders.

The Moneyist: My brother borrowed $50,000 from my dad and never paid it back — what can we do?

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 7:24pm
This woman’s brother is a co-trustee of her father’s estate.

Women with twin brothers make less money than women with twin sisters

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 7:23pm
A new study analyzed data on all children born in Norway from 1967 to 1978.

Barron's Group Experts: Capt. Sullenberger on the FAA and Boeing: ‘Our credibility as leaders in aviation is being damaged’

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 7:23pm
The ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ pilot says the Boeing 737 Max controversy is ‘unprecedented’ and an ‘ugly saga.’

MarketWatch First Take: Google and Nvidia display competing views of the future of streaming videogames

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 7:11pm
On different ends of the Bay Area, the CEOs of two tech giants espoused different visions for a streaming future for videogames on Tuesday.

The New York Post: Lyft IPO reportedly oversubscribed, potentially pushing its opening price higher

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 6:35pm
Getting in on Lyft’s IPO has suddenly become harder than hailing a ride on a rainy night.

The Wall Street Journal: House panel wants tech CEOs to explain how they’ll stop spread of violent videos

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 6:04pm
The head of the House Homeland Security Committee asked four technology companies to attend a closed-door briefing next week on their efforts to prevent violent videos from being disseminated in the wake of last week’s mass shooting in New Zealand.

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. to relax border policy, stop detaining some migrant families to avoid overcrowding

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 5:15pm
The Trump administration plans to start pulling back on a key and controversial plank of U.S. immigration policy in a busy border region, saying Tuesday it will stop sending some migrant families who illegally cross the border in Texas’ Rio Grande Valley to jail.

SEC shreds Elon Musk’s contempt defense as bordering ‘on the ridiculous’

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 7:52pm
Attorneys for the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday blasted Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk’s defense over whether he should be held in contempt of court, calling one of his arguments “ridiculous.”

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