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Infrastructure, renewable energy and technology stocks will be among the big winners with a potential Biden win. On the flipside, defense and financial stocks with benefit under a Trump administration,...
The 2020 election choices are stark in Donald Trump versus Joe Biden, and on issues of taxes and the economy deciding on a vote has rarely been harder for business owners.
Watch live: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds a press briefing on Covid as cases climb across U.S.
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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is holding a news conference on Wednesday as the state continues to address clusters of coronavirus cases.
Pollsters are 'irrelevant' and 'do not know what's going on anymore' ahead of U.S. election, Kevin O'Leary says
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National polls currently show Democratic contender Joe Biden ahead of President Donald Trump, often by double digits.
Google ramps up lobbying and Facebook outspends Big Tech peers in the third quarter ahead of antitrust revelations
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Google spent more than $1.9 million in lobbying in the third quarter, a 14.2% increase from the prior quarter.
This simple hack lets you network without the awkward small talk
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When it comes to landing a new job, networking can be a critical tool. But most professionals dislike the traditional drinks-after-work approach. To avoid that, expert Suzy Welch has an easy hack that...
The White House and Democrats say they are now closer to making a deal on another round of fiscal stimulus before the Nov. 3 election. Here's where the negotiations stand.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on fear and Covid-19: 'You can feel fear, but acting on it is different'
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"These past few months, I've been reflecting on leadership lessons from the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic," says New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. "One of the most important lessons is about how fear...
PayPal is the latest large financial services provider to show an interest in the cryptocurrency space.
‘Black Panther’ star Chad Boseman died without a will. Here’s why you should have an estate plan
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If you aren’t prepared, your financial life could turn upside down because of an unanticipated event. Or, decisions about your estate or your heirs could be made by a complete stranger.
The CARES Act made it much easier for Americans to draw down their retirement accounts through coronavirus-related distributions or loans. Here's what to know before taking money out of a 401(k),...
AutoNation reports 'best quarter ever' as Covid convinces people to buy their own cars, CEO says
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"I think this pandemic/shelter in place has shifted the American psyche in a long-term way," AutoNation's Mike Jackson told CNBC on Wednesday
With the U.S. presidential election just weeks away, political discussion is top of mind for many Americans, including colleagues in the workplace.
Retrofitting homes could be vital if governments want to hit aggressive emissions targets
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As concerns about the environment and sustainability mount, many properties will need to be modified.
Shares of embattled electric vehicle start-up Nikola jumped double digits during premarket trading Wednesday following a General Motors executive saying the automaker still sees a tie-up with the...
Spanx founder Sara Blakely: The two fears 'I'm constantly working on' to be successful
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Overcoming these fears are "required to pursue your dreams," Spanx founder and CEO Sara Blakely wrote in an Oct. 1 Instagram post, and for her, it takes practice.
Snap earnings signal an online advertising ‘bonanza,' Pinterest and Twitter shares rise
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Tech companies in the advertising space rose Wednesday after Snap's third-quarter results signaled strength in the ad market after a difficult year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Danone hopes it’s blazing a trail by adopting a new earnings metric to expose the cost of carbon emissions
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Danone hopes it won't be long before other firms start to report the cost of their carbon emissions alongside traditional profit metrics.
If you want an iPad that you can use for work, with cameras that are better for video chats and an optional keyboard accessory with a mouse, the new iPad Air is the one to get.
More than 7 in 10 Gen-Zers report symptoms of depression during pandemic, survey finds
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A new survey from the American Psychological Association found that Gen-Z adults and teens are the age group hardest hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. Here's why more than seven in 10 Gen-Zers report...
U.S. stock futures were little changed Wednesday morning as investors monitor coronavirus stimulus talks.
'Unusual' volatility pattern makes for a risky but profitable 2020 election trade, strategist says
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With the 2020 election less than two weeks away, options strategist Garrett DeSimone analyzes what volatility patterns and U.S. Treasurys yields are saying about the possible outcomes.
This small American car company now has the world’s fastest car (316 mph) — take a look
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The SSC Tuatara, made in Richland, Washington by a company with 24 employees, beat out the likes of France's Bugatti and Sweden's Koenigsegg with an average speed of over 316 mph to become the world's...
The European Union has made a historic debut on the bond markets as it looks to fund the region's recovery from the coronavirus crisis.
Stimulus package is unlikely to get through Congress before the election, Goldman Sachs says
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Chief negotiators for their respective parties remain at an impasse over key matters such as aid to states and business liability protections.
Don’t call it a fad. Ethical investing is here to stay
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With billions of dollars pouring into ESG investments — a strategy that weighs a company's environmental, social and governance factors — it's unlikely this trend will be going away any time soon.
Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Verizon, Snap, AutoNation, Netflix & more
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The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include Verizon, Snap, AutoNation, Netflix, and more.
Restless Americans map out road trips despite misgivings
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After months of quarantine and canceled vacations, wary Americans are ready to plan trips again. However, they remain doubtful they'll actually be able to travel and are often waiting till the last...