Archive for January 5th, 2018

<p>Cryptocurrency has a new king. His name is Chris Larsen, and he’s the co-founder and former CEO of Ripple, which created the digital token known as XRP. He’s now one of the world’s richest billionaires, thanks to XRP’s incredible hot streak.</p>

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Two more plaintiffs have joined the budding class-action case against Tootsie Roll Industries

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Jim Cramer ran through the S&amp;P 500's worst performers for 2017 and found some redeemable players in the house of pain.

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<p>For the steady stream of customers waiting to see a “budtender” Thursday at a Santa Ana pot store, U.S. Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions’ broadside against recreational pot was more a bummer than a buzzkill.</p>

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<p>Stocks ended sharply higher Friday, capping a strong start to the new year as Wall Street shook off jobs data that missed expectations.</p>

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NEW YORK (AP) The Dow Jones industrial average burst through the 25,000 point mark Thursday, just five weeks after its first close above 24,000.
The Dow passed five 1,000-point barriers in 2017 on its way to a 25 percent gain for the year, as an eight-year rally since the Great Recession continued to confound skeptics.
Strong global economic growth and good prospects for higher company earnings have analysts predicting more gains, although the market may not stay as calm as it has been recently.
The Dow has made a rapid trip from 24,000 points on November 30, partly on enthusiasm over…

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The Trump administration may try to block potential plans by high-tax states including New York and California to shield residents from state and local tax break changes, according to White House economic adviser Gary Cohn.

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Intel Corp downplayed concerns that software updates to address security vulnerabilities in its computer chips will degrade performance of computers as businesses and consumers scrambled to figure out whether installing the patches would slow their machines.

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Big companies are paying close attention to California's multibillion-dollar marijuana market.

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What's the right age for you to retire? Answering these five questions will tell you.

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<p>Stocks rose Friday, looking to cap off a strong start to the new year, as Wall Street shook off jobs data that missed expectations.</p>

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Apple Inc. said all Mac computers and iOS devices, like iPhones and iPads, are affected by chip security flaws unearthed this week, but the company stressed there are no known exploits impacting users.

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<p>U.S. stock index futures traded higher on Friday, shaking off the release of disappointing jobs data.</p>

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U.S. employers added 148,000 jobs in December, a modest gain but enough to suggest the economy entered the new year with solid momentum.

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Wall Street's eye-popping gains should be of great concern to global investors, an analyst told CNBC on Friday.

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