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Oil price jumps on fear of Iranian retaliation against US

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The international benchmark for crude oil jumped 4.5%, or $2.98, to $69.23 a barrel in London trading early Friday. The U.S. contract was up 4.3%, or $2.60, to $63.78.Read more

Charles Schwab buys TD Ameritrade in brokerage blockbuster

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The deal announced Monday would create a company so big that it may draw sharp scrutiny from antitrust regulators.Read more

US stocks tumble as US-China trade war rattles investors

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 600 points Friday after the latest escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and China rattled investors. The broad...Read more


Global stocks lower after US falls on recession fear

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Global stock markets were mostly lower Thursday after Wall Street fell on mounting fears of a possible recession.Read more

Streaming service Spotify hits 100 million paid user mark

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Music streaming service Spotify said Monday that its paying subscribers have reached 100 million for the first time, up 32% on the year and almost twice the latest...Read more

Jumpy market gives young investors first big test of resolve

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After gliding through years where stocks mostly just rose, a generation of investors last year suddenly confronted a hard financial truth: Stocks are risky and can...Read more

U.S. stocks post worst year in decade

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Wall Street concluded a tumultuous 2018 on Monday as the major stock indexes posted their worst yearly performances since the financial crisis.Read more

Dow Jones industrials take second straight 2-percent plunge

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Another day of big losses knocked U.S. stocks to their lowest levels in more than a year Monday.Read more

Stocks turn jittery again, Dow sinks nearly 800

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Stocks slumped on Wall Street Tuesday as traders worried that the U.S. and China made less progress than originally thought on defusing their dispute over trade.Read more


Markets Right Now: Technology stocks lead US market lower

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Stock trading turned jittery again after two weeks of gains, pulling the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 600 points.Read more

Stocks surge, recovering some recent losses; Dow climbs 547

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U.S. stocks rocketed to their biggest gain in six months Tuesday following strong earnings from major financial and health care companies as well as encouraging reports...Read more