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Wall St. Faces Stomach-Churning Swings as Economic Uncertainty Grows

For stock investors in the United States, the political and economic outlooks have suddenly become ominous. More volatility could be in store this week.

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‘The wrong investors can lead to meltdown’

Thousands of companies get off the ground with the help of outside investors – so-called venture capitalists. Yet the process of raising money from them…

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‘I was divorced and missed having company’

Image copyright Jose Tutiven Image caption Rupert came up with the idea for the business due to his own struggles finding a decent room to…

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Called the wrong name at work? Awkward…

Image caption When you’ve got an unusual name, there’s often a caution around AutoCorrect When a colleague told me my name autocorrected to Dorito and…

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How Much Could the 1MDB Scandal Cost Goldman Sachs?

A huge fraud at a Malaysian investment fund has weighed on Goldman’s stock. How are prosecutors approaching the case — and how can the firm…

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November shopper footfall down as Black Friday bites

The number of people out shopping in the UK in November showed a “significant” fall compared with last year, retail researchers say. Analysis firm Springboard…

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Mediator: Trump’s Tawdry Tabloid Sagas Reveal Weightier Themes

In taking on Michael Cohen, federal prosecutors find unexpected meaning in the scandals involving Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal.

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Podcasts Are Getting Newsier. Here Are 8 New Ones Worth a Listen.

Before ‘The Daily,’ five-day-a-week podcasts on current events were a rarity. Now ABC News, Vox, The Washington Post and other news organizations have gotten in…

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A Struggling Desert Town Bets Its Future on Pot

Nearly every block in Needles, Calif., has a run-down building being renovated by a cannabis business. Community leaders have welcomed them.

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‘Aquaman’ Is Already a Box Office Titan

The superhero movie took in $94 million in China, validating a risky distribution strategy. It arrives in the United States and Canada on Dec. 21.

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