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Fox News, family of slain DNC staffer Seth 2020-11-24 18:18:50Fox News has reached a settlement with the parents of Seth Rich, a former Democratic National Committee employee who was killed in 2016

The Latest: Coronavirus curfew planned for El Paso, 2020-11-24 18:05:50Officials in El Paso County in Texas  plan to impose a new curfew in hopes of combatting a surge in coronavirus cases that is overrunning the bor

Left for dead, twice, RadioShack gets another shot 2020-11-24 17:44:03RadioShack, a fixture at the mall for decades, has been pulled from brink of death, again

EXPLAINER: Why the Dow topped 30,000 for the 2020-11-24 17:12:07Wall Street busted through its latest milestone Tuesday, when the Dow Jones Industrial Average topped 30,000 for the first time

As virus cases spike, financial outlook for airlines 2020-11-24 17:00:18With coronavirus cases spiking in the U.S. and Europe, the financial outlook of the world's airlines is getting worse

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday 2020-11-24 16:48:46Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average above 30,000 points for the first time

Dow crests 30,000 points on vaccine hopes, Biden 2020-11-24 16:42:00Dow crests 30,000 points on vaccine hopes, Biden transition

Dollar Tree, Anaplan rise; Dycom, Best Buy fall 2020-11-24 16:21:02Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Tuesday: Dollar Tree, Anaplan rise; Dycom, Best Buy fall

Dow 30,000: Other times the Dow has crossed 2020-11-24 16:16:15The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 30,000 points for the first time Tuesday

EU, other donors step up with funds to 2020-11-24 15:52:32The European Union, the United States and other donors pledged billions in new funding for Afghanistan over the next four years, at the first pledging

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other 2020-11-24 15:28:15Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities, and foreign exchange levels

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in criminal 2020-11-24 14:55:03Purdue Pharma says its guilty plea over its role in the opioid crisis is “an essential step to preserve billions of dollars” for the settl

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Ousted Clippers coach Doc Rivers sells Malibu beach 2020-11-23 17:53:30Doc Rivers, who recently joined the 76ers after being fired as head coach of the Clippers, just sold his Malibu beach house for $12.25 million.

Muslims reel over a prayer app that sold 2020-11-23 14:57:15The Muslim Pro app has features that make it easier to practice Islam. But revelations about its data collection have upset some users.

Seth Rogen sells West Hollywood home for $2.16 2020-11-23 14:43:17Actor-director Seth Rogen just sold his lush, secluded West Hollywood home for $2.16 million, or $35,000 more than he was asking.

Actor Josh Hutcherson sells Studio City home to 2020-11-23 11:00:06In Studio City, "Future Man" star Josh Hutcherson just sold a remodeled single-story home to songwriter Billy Walsh for $1.899 million.

Column: IBM apologizes for firing a transgender pioneer, 2020-11-23 10:18:55Lynn Conway's brilliant contributions to computer science didn't stop IBM from firing her during her gender transition. Now it has apologized.

The fossil fuel industry wants you to believe 2020-11-23 09:00:20The climate crisis disproportionately harms Black people, Latinos and Native Americans. But oil and gas supporters are trying to claim the moral high

L.A. County restaurant owners fear they won't survive 2020-11-23 09:00:18Chefs and restaurateurs react to another shutdown of in-person dining amid L.A. County's coronavirus surge. "We're holding on for dear life," one

Rent is falling in Los Angeles. Head east, 2020-11-23 08:00:33In major cities such as Los Angeles, rent is falling during the COVID-19 pandemic. But in suburban markets such as the Inland Empire, rent is rising f

San Pedro's Ports O' Call was torn down. 2020-11-22 09:00:43Two major projects at the original Port of Los Angeles are moving ahead despite the pandemic. It's part of a dramatic reshaping of the waterfront.

Column: 'Scared like crazy': Going viral saved Burritos 2020-11-22 09:00:25Albert Bañuelos was slowly growing his restaurant business, and 2020 was set to be his best year yet. Then the pandemic hit.

Hot Property: Dodgers star Mookie Betts swings on 2020-11-21 08:30:19Dodgers star Mookie Betts landed a new home field, spending $7.6 million on the Encino mansion of UCLA football coach Chip Kelly.

Home of the Week: A Beverly Hills penthouse 2020-11-21 08:00:34In Beverly Hills, a two-story penthouse in the nature-minded Gardenhouse development offers museum-like living spaces. Asking price: $5.888 million.

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As hopes fade for a major stimulus, here's 2020-11-05 10:05:01The likelihood that the Senate will stay in Republican hands likely translates into a smaller pandemic aid package.

Jobless claims edge lower but are still well 2020-11-05 09:07:00The Labor Department reported that 751,000 U.S. workers filed for benefits versus 758,000 the previous week.

Fed wants low profile but may repeat that 2020-11-05 07:14:22Fed Chairman Jerome Powell is likely to reiterate the need for fiscal stimulus to help the economy recover.

U.S. needs a 'really, really big' relief package 2020-11-05 02:35:11The U.S. may need several hundred billion dollars a month in "disaster relief," Nobel prize-winning economist Paul Krugman said.

Private payroll growth slows in October, well below 2020-11-04 08:36:24Companies added 365,000 positions for the month, according to ADP, well below the 600,000 estimate from a Dow Jones economist survey.

Fed lowers minimum loan level for small business 2020-10-30 16:25:39The Fed said it is reducing the minimum loan size to $100,000 and will ease restrictions on the debt load for companies.

As Washington delays stimulus, the Fed is running 2020-10-29 14:21:51While no Fed official would ever acknowledge that monetary policy ammunition is running low, there appear to be few weapons left in its arsenal.

U.S. GDP booms at 33.1% rate in Q3, 2020-10-29 14:00:27The growth came after a 31.4% plunge in the second quarter and was better than the 32% estimate from economists surveyed by Dow Jones

There was a surprise drop in September home 2020-10-29 10:07:08Potential homebuyers may be hitting the limit of what they can afford. Pending home sales fell 2.2% in September compared with August.

U.S. weekly jobless claims total 751,000, vs 778,000 2020-10-29 09:27:05The number of first-time unemployment claims declined for a second straight week — to the lowest level since Covid shutdowns began in March.

Sharp third-quarter growth will show the economy regaining 2020-10-29 07:48:09Third quarter GDP is expected to grow at a sharp pace, but the economy is still behind where it was and may be challenged by a lack of stimulus. 

Home prices in August see biggest gains in 2020-10-27 09:33:50Strong demand and a limited supply of homes have caused home price gains to accelerate dramatically.

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Janet Yellen Set to Lead Treasury Department Under 2020-11-23 18:56:58The former Fed chair, a labor market expert, appears poised to become one of few people to ever have wielded economic power from the White House, the

As Customers Move Online, So Does the Holiday 2020-11-23 17:00:54Empty stores are turning into fulfillment centers and the market for warehouse space is booming, as the pandemic rockets the retail industry into its

Virus Cases Rise, but Hazard Pay for Retail 2020-11-23 15:51:41They were hailed as heroes during the first wave of the pandemic, but wage increases were fleeting, and companies, whose businesses are booming, have

Biden Calls for Stimulus Ahead of a ‘Dark 2020-11-23 15:51:25The president-elect looked to forge unity between business and unions in a speech on the economy.

Snapshots of Daily Life in a Remote Region 2020-11-23 13:45:33The Barroso is one of Portugal’s most isolated areas, known for its rough terrain, abiding agricultural traditions and stunning beauty.

Biden Team, Pushing Quick Stimulus Deal, Prepares for 2020-11-22 16:04:28Economists warn that lawmakers must pass aid now, as a renewed coronavirus surge chills consumer spending and business activity.

Economic Policy Has Become a Partisan Game. That 2020-11-20 18:33:21Mnuchin’s move and Shelton’s near-confirmation suggest a future of greater risks each time party control changes.

Mnuchin Cites Principles in Clawing Back Fed Money. 2020-11-20 18:12:47Trump’s Treasury secretary said Congress wanted key economic supports to end by Dec. 31, a view he expressed only after the vote count in the pr

Mnuchin Plans to End Some Emergency Fed Facilities 2020-11-19 22:57:45The Treasury Department asked the Federal Reserve to return unused funds, downsizing the next secretary’s ability to restart the economic suppor

Unemployment Claims Rise as Economic Worries Grow 2020-11-19 18:20:57With coronavirus cases increasing again in the United States, the “fragility of the recovery” is in jeopardy, one economist said.

Recession With a Difference: Women Face Special Burden 2020-11-19 06:25:07Hit hard by job losses and the pandemic’s effect on schooling and child care, American women face short-term difficulties and long-term repercus

Economic Demands Test Biden Even Before Inauguration 2020-11-19 06:20:59With the recovery slowing and coronavirus cases surging, Democrats must decide whether quick action on federal aid is more important than its scale.

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Some banks extending long-term loans below bond market 2020-11-25 08:42:22It's time the RBI allowed the rupee to appreciate, says an SBI Research report

NSE warned Future Retail of action over disclosures 2020-11-25 08:21:15Future Retail - one of country's top retailers - has been locked in a bitter dispute with Amazon over its $3.4 billion retail assets deal with Relian

Staggered timings, free inter-state movement part of new 2020-11-25 07:45:33Guidelines effective between Dec 1 till month end. States told to strictly enforce containment measures, regulate crowds, exercise caution

Kerala, West Bengal opt for Centre's special GST 2020-11-25 07:39:23That leaves only Punjab, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh, which are yet to agree to the Centre's proposal

Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates: Chennai Airport shuts down 2020-11-25 07:38:00Cyclone Live tracker: Cyclone Nivar will bring winds between 120 and 130 km per hour, with gusts of up to 145 km per hour. Stay tuned for Cyclone Niva

Govt to infuse Rs 2,000 cr in NIIF 2020-11-25 07:00:04Union Cabinet approves Rs 6,000-cr fund over two years; this year's allocation to come if there is demand

Coronavirus LIVE: Local restrictions only in containment zones, 2020-11-25 06:46:10Coronavirus update: At 1,789,800, Maharashtra has the highest number of coronavirus cases, followed by Karnataka 876,425, Andhra Pradesh 863,843, Tami

Indian equities seen lagging other EM peers in 2020-11-25 06:44:54UBS, Credit Suisse see emerging markets doing well next year, but expect India to underperform, given its rich valuations

IBBI proposes mechanism to allow withdrawal from voluntary 2020-11-25 06:21:14The process to rescind would be the same as was followed to initiate it - approval by a special resolution, passed by members or partners

Sensex tanks 997 pts from day's high, breaches 2020-11-25 06:02:22All that happened in the markets today

World Coronavirus Dispatch: What a Covid memorial might 2020-11-25 05:32:04Germany's ban on New Year fireworks sparks anger, Toronto shuts everything but schools, infection risk from using cash is low and other pandemic-rela

Govt approves LVB merger with DBS, say will 2020-11-25 05:16:59The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) took control of LVB on November 15 due to a 'serious deterioration' in its finances and temporarily capped withdrawa

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