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The Wall Street Journal: Family members of Campbell Soup founder back board in Daniel Loeb’s proxy fight

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 7:03pm
Some members of the family that has controlled Campbell Soup Co. for more than a century on Wednesday said they would work together to block activist investor Daniel Loeb’s attempt to replace the food-maker’s board of directors.

You won’t win the Mega Millions—so follow these steps to financial freedom instead

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 6:15pm
The $900 million lottery draw on Friday will be the second-largest in U.S. history.

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook suspects spammers were culprits in latest data breach

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 5:55pm
Facebook Inc. believes that the hackers who gained access to the private information of 30 million of its users were spammers looking to make money through deceptive advertising, according to people familiar with the company’s internal investigation.

Key Words: In final column, Khashoggi laments ‘Arab governments have been given free rein’ to silence media

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 5:46pm
Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s final column was published by the Washington Post late Wednesday.

The New York Post: Mueller may issue findings of Russia investigation soon after midterms

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 5:15pm
Special counsel Robert Mueller is close to issuing key findings in his probe of Russian interference in the presidential election, and is expected to present them soon after the midterm elections, according to a report Wednesday.

The Wall Street Journal: Tesla buys land in China to build new gigafactory

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 3:31pm
Tesla Inc. gained a foothold in the world’s biggest market for electric vehicles, completing the purchase of land for its new Shanghai plant, the company announced.

Outside the Box: Could Brett Kavanaugh spell the end of the Supreme Court?

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 12:35pm
Political partisanship threatens the Court’s legitimacy, writes Chris Edelson.

Outside the Box: The U.S. housing recovery is built on quicksand

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 12:32pm
Weak home sales volume is a serious warning sign, writes Keith Jurow.

The Wall Street Journal: Grisly new details emerge in Saudi journalist’s disappearance

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 8:01pm
Saudi operatives beat, drugged, killed and dismembered a dissident Saudi journalist in the presence of the kingdom’s top diplomat in Istanbul, Turkish officials said Tuesday, as Washington urged Riyadh to provide answers.

The Wall Street Journal: Apple ‘deeply apologetic’ over China phishing scams

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:49pm
Apple Inc. apologized over the hacking of some Chinese accounts in phishing scams, almost a week after it emerged that stolen Apple IDs had been used to swipe customer funds.

Asia Markets: Asian markets jump following Wall Street’s big gains

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:26pm
Asian stock markets were sharply higher in early trading Wednesday, following even-bigger increases Tuesday on Wall Street.

The Wall Street Journal: Roberts says Supreme Court remains independent, nonpartisan

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 6:05pm
Chief Justice John Roberts on Tuesday sought to quell some of the furor surrounding the Supreme Court and the confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh, telling a college audience that the court remains an independent, nonpolitical institution in which justices are committed to working together.

Why the poorest Americans are most likely to be prescribed opioids

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 6:00pm
In the reboot of ‘Roseanne,’ the eponymous matriarch’s death was explained by an opioid overdose.

MarketWatch First Take: Netflix is ditching freeloaders from subscriber forecasts after volatile stock moves

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 5:44pm
After two consecutive quarters of missing the mark on its own forecasts for subscriber growth, Netflix Inc. hopes to put an end to the big swings in its stock with some changes in its accounting.

Earnings Results: Netflix earnings send stock surging, suggest huge decline was ‘an aberration’

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 5:42pm
Investors wasted no time after Netflix Inc. announced it beat third-quarter earnings expectations Tuesday afternoon, sending shares of the streaming giant up 12% in after-hours trading.

The New York Post: Nevada brothel owner-turned-candidate Dennis Hof found dead

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 5:30pm
Legal pimp and GOP Nevada legislature hopeful Dennis Hof died at his own brothel Tuesday, following a campaign rally whose guests included conservative kingmaker Grover Norquist and aging porn star Ron Jeremy, according to reports.

The Wall Street Journal: Interim CEO of USA Gymnastics quits amid fallout of anti-Nike tweet

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 5:17pm
Four days after being named interim president and CEO of the embattled USA Gymnastics federation, Mary Bono resigned after a recent tweet surfaced in which she criticized U.S. Olympic Committee sponsor Nike.

Cannabis Watch: A guide to pot stocks: What you need to know to invest in cannabis companies

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 5:08pm
Cannabis will be legal in Canada starting this Wednesday, generating strong interest from investors eager to get in on a market that analysts and experts expect to be worth billions of dollars.

Asia Markets: Asian markets rise, driven by oil-company gains

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 7:40pm
A day after a broad selloff, Asian stock markets gained in early trading Tuesday, despite modest losses on Wall Street.

Key Words: Twitter creates filter bubbles, and ‘we need to fix it,’ says Jack Dorsey

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 7:08pm
Social-media companies are failing their users by creating echo chambers that encourage polarization, Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey said Monday.


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