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 2018-07-20 14:00 

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If American Painter Edward Hopper Were a Florist...

Floral designer Lindsey Taylor captures the high-contrast sun and shadow in the American realist painter's "The Lighthouse at Two Lights," (1929)....

 2018-07-20 14:00 

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Apple, Starbucks Have an Answer for the Tight Job Market: Hand Out Stock...

When workers are in short supply, offering shares to rank-and-file employees can be a 'powerful recipe for an engaged workplace'...

 2018-07-20 13:56 

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Got Leftover Rice? Make This Delicious Dish...

There's ordinary fried rice and then there's this bacon-fried, produce-packed, recipe from Vicia in St. Louis....

 2018-07-20 13:55 

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The Samoan Way Of Football...

No other segment of U.S. society produces as many players per capita, and the risks of long-term damage from the sport have yet to change that...

 2018-07-20 13:48 

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America Is Running Out of Family Caregivers, Just When It Needs Them Most...

Family members have long been the backbone of the nation's long-term care system. But smaller, more far-flung families mean fewer of these unpaid...

 2018-07-20 13:44 

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Cushman Is Expected to Set IPO Pricing...

Cushman & Wakefield aims to raise about $750 million from an initial public offering that would value the firm at around $6 billion, including debt....

 2018-07-20 13:18 

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WhatsApp to Limit Message Forwarding After Rumor-Led Violence in India...

Facebook's WhatsApp messaging service is making it harder for users to forward content after the spread of rumors on the app led to mob violence and the killing of more than 20 people in India....

 2018-07-20 13:12 

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Luxury Stocks Are Looking Expensive Even Without a Trade War...

President Donald Trump's trade threats are on the mind of every exporter, but the more worrisome trend for luxury groups is the falling Chinese currency....

 2018-07-20 13:01 

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Japan Should Provide a Winning Bet for Casinos...

Japan's lawmakers have given casino gambling the green light, and investors are likely to clean up—eventually....

 2018-07-20 12:58 

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Providence Equity Partners Prepares to Take QVC Rival Public...

U.S. private-equity firm Providence Equity Partners is preparing to take German home-shopping TV network HSE24 public in 2019 after plans to sell the business fell through....

 2018-07-20 12:54 

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Canada Inflation Hit Six-Year-Plus High in June...

Canada's annual inflation rate rose in June and hit a six-year-plus high, reflecting higher prices for energy and an economy operating close to full potential....

 2018-07-20 12:48 

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Platform Specialty Products to Sell Agriculture Chemicals Unit for $4.2 Billion...

Platform Specialty Products has agreed to sell its agricultural solutions business to UPL for $4.2 billion in cash....

 2018-07-20 12:47 

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Japan Legalizes Casino Gambling...

Japan legalized casino gambling and cleared the way for three casino resorts, giving companies such as Las Vegas Sands and MGM Resorts International their first chance to open in the country....

 2018-07-20 12:35 

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Copper's Plunge Could Be Signal of Broader Market Gloom...

Copper has plummeted as the industrial metal bears the brunt of investors' worst fears. While shares, bonds and other assets have been buffeted by the prospect of a trade war, few markets have reacted as negatively as copper....

 2018-07-20 12:21 

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Trump's Fed Outburst: All Downside, No Upside...

In a presidency that has seen almost every institution consumed by division and controversy, the Federal Reserve is a shining exception, but Donald Trump's lengthy riff on interest rates risks tainting that....

 2018-07-20 12:15 

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Sen. Orrin Hatch Urges President to Rethink Trade Policies...

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch is ratcheting up pressure on President Donald Trump to reconsider his tariff policies, warning that GOP senators may be ready to risk a legislative confrontation....

 2018-07-20 12:15 

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Baker Hughes Reports Loss, Misses Estimates -- Earnings Review...

The oil-field services company reported a loss of $19 million, or 5 cents a share, as revenue rose 2% to $5.5 billion from the previous year...

 2018-07-20 12:00 

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Hedge Fund Titan Paulson Takes on Tiny Toronto Gold Miner...

John Paulson made his name betting against the U.S. housing market and taking on American International Group Inc. Now his hedge fund is zeroing in on a small Toronto-based gold miner....

 2018-07-20 12:00 

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Pakistan's Military Wields More Influence Ahead of National Election...

Pakistan's military is working behind the scenes to manipulate this month's election to try to produce a government it can better control, politicians and human-rights groups said....

 2018-07-20 11:48 

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Russia Open to Second Trump-Putin Summit...

The Russian government signaled its openness to a possible second summit between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, even as some officials in Moscow remain taken aback by the firestorm that has surrounded their recent meeting....

 2018-07-20 11:43 

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L.A. Company Wins China Hyperloop Deal...

A Southern California technology company has clinched a deal to build China's first hyperloop, a ground-transport system that can potentially achieve supersonic speeds....

 2018-07-20 11:39 

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Trump Says He's Ready to Impose Tariffs on $500 Billion in Chinese Imports...

President Donald Trump reiterated his threat to put a tariff on every dollar of China's roughly $500 billion in exports to the U.S....

 2018-07-20 11:36 

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Honeywell Increases Sales Guidance Despite Posting Lower Profit...

Honeywell raised its financial guidance for the year as sales rose in its latest quarter, even as profit fell....

 2018-07-20 11:25 

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Singapore Health Database Hit by Cyberattack...

Hackers stole the personal health records of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and more than 1.5 million other people in an unprecedented data breach, Singapore officials said....

 2018-07-20 11:13 

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China Shakes Up Telecom Leadership Ahead of 5G Rollout...

China's Communist Party is making leadership changes in the top ranks of the state-owned telecommunications giants ahead of the country's widely anticipated rollout of next-generation wireless networks....

 2018-07-20 11:09 

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Oil Gains on Saudi Assurance It Won't Flood Market...

Oil prices rose after top exporter Saudi Arabia said the country wouldn't flood the market with crude in an effort to put a cap on prices....

 2018-07-20 11:05 

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Chinese Investors Reel as Internet Lenders Close...

Chinese internet lenders are closing, stranding investors as the economy slows and regulators tighten controls over an unruly side of the fintech sector....

 2018-07-20 11:04 

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State Street Agrees to Buy Charles River Systems for $2.6 Billion...

State Street agreed to buy financial-data firm Charles River Systems for $2.6 billion in cash to deliver more data and analytic tools to its asset-management clients....

 2018-07-20 11:02 

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What's Your Ideal Caffeine Fix? An Algorithm Can Tell You....

U.S. Army researchers developed an algorithm to determine the ideal amount of caffeine a soldier should consume, and when, to remain alert—and it's less than you might expect....

 2018-07-20 11:02 

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Microsoft's Cloud Proves It's Worth the Big Price...

Record investment drives record gains for the software giant's growing cloud service....

 2018-07-20 11:01 

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'Pack Up and Get Out': Nicaraguan Unrest Shakes U.S. Expat Community...

Thousands of Americans flocked to Nicaragua in recent years, attracted by a tropical climate, low costs and crime and seeming stability. Now, a violent uprising is upsetting their plans....

 2018-07-20 11:01 

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Rohrabacher on the Defensive After Trump's Russia Comments...

One of Capitol Hill's most outspoken backers of Moscow is facing a tough re-election fight, with President Donald Trump's controversial comments on Russia now taking on a central role in the race....

 2018-07-20 11:01 

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Trade Fight Complicates Beijing's Stimulus Calculus...

Chinese growth is slowing sharply just as President Trump's trade offensive heats up. Will another Chinese debt binge save the day?...

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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The New Camp Counselor Is a Therapist...

Summer sleep-away camps are bringing in social workers to talk with teenage campers about their anxiety and struggles to relax, make friends and give up electronic devices and social-media apps....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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Legal Challenges Leave Sanctuary Immigration Policies in Limbo...

Legal challenges to Attorney General Sessions' crackdown on "sanctuary" practices have left policies in an uneven state, with both sides claiming victory....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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The Winners and Losers From the New 'Kiddie Tax'...

Last year's tax overhaul made an important change to the rates for so-called Kiddie Tax, subjecting a child's unearned taxable income to trust tax rates rather than their parents' rates. Tax Report columnist Laura Saunders breaks it down....

 2018-07-20 10:59 

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GE's Profit Falls as Power Division Remains a Drag...

General Electric's second-quarter profit dropped 30% as the company's power division continued to offset growth in other major units....

 2018-07-20 08:01 

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Europe Stocks Decline After Asian Gains as Yuan Weakens...

European stocks edged down on Friday after Asian indexes mostly gained as a falling Chinese yuan and trade uncertainty continued to weigh on global markets....

 2018-07-20 07:21 

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Vietnam Orders American Protester Deported...

A Vietnamese court fined and ordered the deportation of U.S. citizen William Nguyen for participating in a rare protest in the tightly controlled communist nation—an offense that could have sent him to prison for seven years....

 2018-07-20 06:01 

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Chinese Shares Lead Asian Stocks Lower For the Week...

Trade tensions and fears of a possible economic slowdown in China are weighing on the yuan, and the country's markets—as Asian markets were set to end the week lower....

 2018-07-20 05:07 

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North Korea Economy Contracts as Sanctions Bite, South Officials Say...

North Korea's economy is estimated to have contracted the most in two decades last year, data from South Korea's central bank showed, in a sign that its regime is feeling the pinch from stricter international sanctions....

 2018-07-20 03:28 

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China Sends Yuan Lower by Most in Two Years After Trump Criticism...

Hours after President Donald Trump called out the slide in the yuan, China weakened its currency by the most in two years....

 2018-07-20 03:25 

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Eight Die After Boat Capsizes in Storm Near Branson, Mo....

At least eight people died when an amphibious tourist boat capsized during a storm on Table Rock Lake, authorities said. Seven people were taken to a hospital and divers were searching for more passengers....

 2018-07-20 02:34 

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Paramount Fires President of TV Unit...

The president of Viacom Inc.'s Paramount Television unit was fired Thursday for inappropriate remarks....

 2018-07-20 01:41 

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'Publisher for the Masses' Review: Culture Served in a Blue Wrapper...

While E. Haldeman-Julius was in business, Girard, Kan., was the capital of direct-to-consumer publishing....

 2018-07-20 01:38 

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'Barons of the Sea' Review: Rigging the Market...

The race to import tea to the U.S.—and smuggle opium to China—gave rise to a technological marvel: the clipper ship....

 2018-07-20 01:36 

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Children's Books: Freakiness and Fortitude...

A prolific writer of frightful fare must rely on his storytelling abilities to stay alive when he encounters a real-life witch with a devouring appetite for goulish tales....

 2018-07-20 01:35 

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Mysteries: Philip Marlowe Returns...

Time has not diminished the appeal of Raymond Chandler's iconic Los Angeles investigator....

 2018-07-20 01:34 

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Five Best: Christopher Knowlton on Westerns...

From the author, most recently, of 'Cattle Kingdom.'...

 2018-07-20 01:33 

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'The Flying Tigers' and 'A Few Planes for China' Review: Tigers Over a Rising Sun...

For seven months after Pearl Harbor, they scourged the enemy with breathtaking courage....

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