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Abercrombie becomes less logo obsessed

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:44pm
Abercrombie is trying to revamp its image after its CEO stirred controversy by saying the company's clothes were made for cool kids, not fat people.
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Three more McDonald's closed in Russia

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:39pm
McDonald's has temporary closed three more restaurants in Russia following mass unscheduled inspections by Russia's food safety watchdog.
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To ease or not to ease, the ECB ponders

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:17pm
The ECB is debating whether to embark on an American-style quantitative easing program. Here are the implications.
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Active managers are striking out this year

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:16pm
All those headlines about new stock market highs may look sexy, but life for active managers hasn't been quite so much fun.
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Nuclear fusion is drawing investor money

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:10pm
Two major tech investors have plowed $1.5 million into a technology that hasn’t worked, according to Oilprice.com.
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China is not experiencing a hard landing

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:07pm
Western critics say China is experiencing a hard landing, but that's not quite true, says Dan Steinbock.
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Russia has 'over 1,000 troops' in Ukraine

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:50pm
Russia has “well over 1,000 troops” operating inside Ukraine, Nato warned. The Financial Times reports.
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Apple event Sept. 9, iPhone 6 expected

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:44pm
Apple announced Thursday that it is hosting a special event in Cupertino, California, on Sept. 9, 2014.
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Stop worrying, love nuclear: Officials

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:37pm
Is there still room for nuclear power in the U.S. energy mix? Its backers say yes.
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T-Mobile US sale valuation

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:18pm
Deutsche Telekom AG's T-Mobile US unit could be sold for $35 a share, according to a report from Bloomberg, citing sources.
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Cost of US campaign against ISIS

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:02pm
Obama is preparing to request authorization from Congress for escalated military action against ISIS, The Fiscal Times reports.
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Why not to invest with hot hedge hands

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:01pm
Investing with top performing managers is probably a bad idea, according to a study of long-term hedge fund performance.
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Crisis in Ukraine: Investors complacent?

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:58pm
"I worry that we're getting complacent about geopolitical surprises," pro trader Art Cashin said on CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."
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19 stocks are sizzling this summer

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:55pm
The summer's No. 1 stock so far has been undeniable, but you might not have notice the others on this list, USA Today reports.
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Fantasy football is scoring big time

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:50pm
As the NFL season gears up, so too does fantasy football. Its popularity is growing with fans and so are the dollars spent.
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Election could come down to ONE issue

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:49pm
The election could come down to one issue — and, Jake Novak says, it's not the economy.
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France's 35-hour working week at risk

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:42pm
France's new economy minister has questioned the country's short working week, suggesting firms should be given more freedom.
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Stocks fall as Ukraine warns of war

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:32pm
Ukraine said on Thursday that Russian forces had entered the country and its Ambassador warned of the threat of a "full-scale war".
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Labor market indexes up in July: KC Fed

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 12:31pm
But the regional Federal Reserve Bank cautioned that recent declines in unemployment overstate improvements in the labor market.
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Why America's campuses are going gray

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:54am
Kids have company heading back to school: More adults over age 35 are returning to the classroom too.
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