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Jul 11 2017

You Can Shop Amazon Prime Day Beauty Deals Now

But this year they are actually starting it early - at 9 p.m. ET tonight! Here's a look at more strategies for finding the best deals and avoiding the duds this Pr...

Jun 24 2017

Walmart reportedly won't bid for Whole Foods after Amazon's huge offer

You can not succeed with a "pure play" online model. Lots of shoppers like stores, and lots of merchandise categories benefit from a physical presence: You want to try ...

Jun 23 2017

Warning to parents: Snapchat now shares your child's exact locat

For example, if they're in a vehicle, you might see an Actionmoji of your friend driving. When a user opens Snapchat , they can choose share location feature, eith...

Jun 23 2017

Texas Takeaways for 2018 After Georgia Special Election

Democratic Rep. Kathleen Rice from NY told CNN that it's time for the Democrats to let her and the entire Democratic leadership team go. Pelosi added that Republ...

Jun 06 2017

Cavs ignore last year's comeback after another 0-2 hole

James: Alright, so, that answers your question. James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds , but yet again did...

Jun 03 2017

Europe and China Will 'Forge Ahead' on Climate Action Without the US

Yet the world's most populous country remains heavily reliant on coal to generate electricity and power its steel mills - a habit that could be hard to break without stif...

May 27 2017

Trump urges Israelis and Palestinians: Make peace

In the past, Trump has publicly urged Netanyahu to limit settlement building, and has baffled observers by raising the idea of a one-state solution to the conflict that...

May 27 2017

Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts

It's worse than even some of President Trump's most vociferous critics could have imagined. The Mulvaney Doctrine, as defined by watchdog group Public Citizen in a rep...

May 26 2017

OPEC likely to extend production cuts into next year

May 25 OPEC ministers were forced by Texas shale oil producers on Thursday to extend a supply cut into 2018, a regulator from the USA state said. The decision was a...

May 25 2017

Saudi, UAE pledge $100mn to Ivanka Trump women's fund

Trump , fresh off two days in Saudi Arabia , will journey to Jerusalem on Monday and his stay will include separate meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netan...

May 25 2017

Read the full text of Trump's budget proposal to Congress

The food stamp program, which helps low-income and disabled people buy groceries, would be reduced by $200 billion over 10 years. To the critics, Mulvaney said: "Help...

May 25 2017

Oil prices dip on Trump move to sell strategic reserves

Moreover, Saudi energy minister Khalid al-Falih said in a joint news conference with his Iraqi counterpart, Jabar Ali al-Luaibi, on Monday that Iraq gave the "green lig...

May 24 2017

How Trump's Budget Cuts Will Devastate Low-Income Children

Trump's budget proposal also includes a work requirement to be eligible for food stamps . "It seeks crippling cuts to federal programs that transform waste into we...

May 23 2017

Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget

In a speech Monday evening in Indianapolis , U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos once again argued for offering "the widest number of quality options to every fami...

May 18 2017

Stockpiles Lurch Backward, Oil Prices Leap

The last time the market fell to this level was before the end-November OPEC meeting, where it was agreed that oil producers would cut output for the first time in eight ...

May 15 2017

Putin sees promising outlook for extension of oil production cut deal

Immediately after the briefing, oil prices began an upward swing to a three week high, gaining almost $2 on the barrel. The ICE U.S. Dollar Index DXY, -0.33% a measure ...

May 10 2017

Capitals overwhelm Penguins 5-2 to force Game 7

Crosby was concussed in Game 3 of their second-round series against the Capitals . This is a franchise with five Stanley Cups , so that means something. "There (just) w...

May 09 2017

Tax plan will 'usher in a new era of prosperity'

Judging from its past calculations, the JCT is likely to agree with independent budget wonks, on the left and right, who have concluded that Trump's plan would create a g...

May 02 2017

Trump tax plan may produce some short-term budget issues: Mnuchin

House Republicans also want to lower tax rates for small businesses to 25 percent. It will be a few broad principles and maybe some guidelines. We have a tax code tha...

May 01 2017

Nashville Tops St. Louis

Tarasenko had been nearly nonexistent in the last few games for St. Louis, and the team will surely welcome his return to the Blues' box score. Leading 2-1 after Ryan ...