Yellen’s speech in New York pulls stocks out of early dive

The Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index both closed at 2016 highs Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen pulled stocks out of an early slump

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Politico ‘dreams’ of opening more bureaus in capital cities

Politico, the online political news and analysis media company, plans to expand in the U.S. and Europe in the next few years by opening more bureaus in capital cities. “Our

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Emissions scandal: Volkswagen to propose fix in October

Volkswagen said that in October it will propose a fix to the diesel cars it rigged with manipulative software to fool regulators into believing the vehicles were compliant with emissions

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Wall St. struggles: Stocks cut early gains, turn mixed

Stocks gave up early gains and were trading mixed at midday in choppy trading Tuesday as Wall Street struggles to rebound from Monday’s sharp sell-off that edged the broad U.S.

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Home prices in July rose 5% from a year ago

U.S. home prices rose at a solid pace in July, as would-be buyers competed for a diminished supply of available housing. The Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index climbed

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Google to roll out new tech

Google. The search giant holds an event. PT with several announcements expected including two new smartphones — the Nexus 5X and the Nexus 6P — as well as the next

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Google Nexus: Revealed at recent Event

At the forefront of Google’s big reveal Tuesday are two new smartphones in the company’s flagship Nexus line as well as the commercial release of the next version of Android:

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Billionaire Carl Icahn warns of ‘danger ahead’ for U.S. economy

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn may have said no to being Donald Trump’s Treasury secretary, but he’s not ready to give up the national stage. In a rare move — even

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$38 billion merger: Pipeline giants strike deal

Oil and gas pipeline firm Energy Transfer Equity reached a deal to acquire another pipeline giant, The Williams Companies, in a transaction valued at $37.7 billion including debt. The deal

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Hitachi to pay $19 million settlement of SEC charges

Hitachi has agreed to a $19 million settlement of U.S. charges the Japanese multinational improperly recorded more than $10 million in payments to a front for South Africa’s ruling party

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Swiss probe 7 banks for suspected metals market rigging

The global investigation of suspected manipulation of precious metals markets expanded Monday as Switzerland’s competition authority said it is investigating seven banks over potential price-fixing. The subjects include U.S. bank

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Stocks hammered: Dow down 200+, Nasdaq off 2%

Stocks tumbled Monday to kick off the new week in the red, as Wall Street reacts to fresh data showing China’s economy is in slowdown mode, overshadowing a big deal

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