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 2022-11-23 17:02 

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Judge in Elizabeth Holmes Case Proposes Texas Prison Camp for Theranos Founder...

U.S. District Judge Edward Davila, who oversaw the trial and sentenced her on Friday, ordered Ms. Holmes to surrender to the facility in April....

 2022-11-23 17:00 

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Mortgage Rates Fall to Two-Month Low...

Mortgage rates slipped this week to their lowest levels since September.The average rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage fell to 6.58% from 6.61% a week earlier, according to a weekly report by mortgage giant Freddie Mac.It has tracked the decline in the yiel...

 2022-11-23 17:00 

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Stocks Midday Wednesday...

Stocks traded modestly higher around midday Wednesday, with the U.S. indexes rising ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.The S&P 500 was...

 2022-11-23 17:00 

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1960s-Style Tights Are Back. How to Wear Them in 2022....

From their modest beginnings to the chicest styles to buy now, the complete history of snazzy hosiery. Plus, tips for prolonging the life of your favorite pairs....

 2022-11-23 16:45 

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Miami-Dade County Asks FTX Bankruptcy Judge to Terminate Arena Naming Deal...

An indelible part of corporate meltdowns these days is when the company's name comes off an arena.The scene is playing out in south Florida along Biscayne Bay, where Miami-Dade County is pushing to end its arena naming-rights agreement with [failed cr...

 2022-11-23 16:32 

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Six Stretches To Prevent Injury During Thanksgiving's Cooking Marathon...

Getting ready to cook for several hours straight? Before the chopping and dicing, try some stretching....

 2022-11-23 16:30 

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Crude Prices Fall as U.S., Allies Try to Finalize Russia Cap...

European Union members debated Wednesday whether to cap Russian crude at a price between $65 and $70 a barrel, said people familiar with the negotiations, a level that exceeds the price of Moscow's oil after a recent fall in global energy markets.The ...

 2022-11-23 16:25 

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New-Homes Sales Rose in October, Boosted by Higher-Priced Homes...

Gains were paced by sales of higher-priced homes, offering a little relief for a housing market that has been clobbered by the rapid doubling of mortgage rates....

 2022-11-23 16:15 

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El Salvador Moves Toward Bitcoin-Backed 'Volcano Bonds' Despite Price Crash, FTX Turmoil...

Carnage across the crypto industry hasn't deterred El Salvador from its embrace of bitcoin.The tiny Central American nation is laying the groundwork for its plan to issue $1 billion in bitcoin-backed bonds using...

 2022-11-23 16:12 

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Death Toll Rises in Iran's Kurdish Areas Amid Military Operations...

Iran's military crackdown on protesters in the country's Kurdish region is becoming increasingly deadly....

 2022-11-23 16:00 

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November Consumer Sentiment Better Than Expected: University of Michigan...

Consumer sentiment in November fell from the month prior, but came in stronger than economists expected, according to the University of Michigan's latest consumer survey released Wednesday.The reading was 56.8 in November—versus 54.9 forecast an...

 2022-11-23 16:00 

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Thanksgiving Was Born From America's Struggles...

The history of the Pilgrims, the early Republic and the Civil War shaped a holiday that calls for gratitude in the face of challenges....

 2022-11-23 15:50 

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U.K. High Court Blocks Second Scottish Independence Vote...

The U.K.'s Supreme Court voted that Scotland's parliament doesn't have the power to call a second referendum, quashing a plan by the Scottish National Party to force one next year....

 2022-11-23 15:47 

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China Is Investing Billions in Pakistan. Its Workers There Are Under Attack....

Beijing's Belt and Road investment strategy meets resistance in the developing world it seeks to influence....

 2022-11-23 15:45 

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New Home Sales Data Gives Builders' Shares a Lift...

Homebuilders just got a needed pre-holiday boost.New home sales reached 632,000 in October, the U.S. Census Bureau said on Wednesday. That is down about 5.8% from a year earlier, but up 7.5% from September. Economists had expected sales of 570,000.Homebui...

 2022-11-23 15:36 

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Conservatism Grows in Brazil, Despite Leftist President's Win...

Conservative politicans backed by a wealthy agricultural sector cement their presence in Congress, churches and commerce despite right-wing President Bolsonaro's election loss...

 2022-11-23 15:30 

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Bitcoin Miner Core Scientific Lost $435 Million in the Third Quarter...

Things aren't exactly improving for bitcoin miners. The companies that operate the computer equipment upon which the bitcoin network operates have been roiled over the past year by the crash in crypto markets.On Tuesday, Core Scientific reported it lo...

 2022-11-23 15:25 

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The World Cup Upsets Continue as Japan Stuns Germany 2-1...

The 2014 champions hadn't lost a World Cup match after leading since 1994....

 2022-11-23 15:25 

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Welcome to the Tiny Town Where Half Your Neighbors Are Polar Bears...

In autumn, a Canadian town is home to roughly 900 humans and 850 polar bears; 'check around corners'...

 2022-11-23 15:09 

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Manchester United Might Catch Buyers Offside...

The Glazer family has done well out of the British soccer club, but their strategy isn't repeatable for a new owner, who would likely pay a steep price....

 2022-11-23 15:05 

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How Crypto's Collapse May Have Done the Economy a Favor...

Most creditors listed in bankruptcy filings of crypto platforms Voyage Digital Holdings, Celsius Network and FTX Trading are customers or crypto-related companies—and not banks, highlighting the closed-loop nature of cryptocurrency....

 2022-11-23 15:00 

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Autodesk Stock Falls After Outlook Disappoints...

Shares of Autodesk fell in early trading Wednesday after the company posted quarterly results that were mainly in line with Wall Street's expectations but trimmed some key full-year guidance metrics.The software and services design company's stock...

 2022-11-23 15:00 

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China's Covid Controls Hurt Its Push for More Weddings...

Marriage registrations dropped 20% in the second quarter, when Shanghai and other cities were in lockdown....

 2022-11-23 14:34 

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Stocks Open Wednesday Little Changed...

The major U.S. stock averages kicked off Wednesday's trading near flat as investors awaited the afternoon release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's last policy meeting.S&P 500: up less than 0.1%Dow industrials: up less than 0.1%Nasdaq Composit...

 2022-11-23 14:23 

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Tencent's Top Shareholder Prosus Embraces Tech's New Normal...

Europe-listed Prosus, which has long used dividends from the Chinese gaming giant to fund expensive bets, is moving more aggressively to stem losses....

 2022-11-23 14:00 

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The Ultimate Father-Son Travel Adventure: Exploring 'Creepy' Caves...

On a trip to Vancouver Island, a father and his young son scramble, gleefully, through the 'underland'...

 2022-11-23 14:00 

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Stocks Tend to Rise Around Thanksgiving—Though Not So Much Lately...

While the stock market is closed on Thanksgiving Day, stocks have historically risen on the days that surround it.The S&P 500 has averaged an 0.6% gain over the Wednesday and Friday sessions surrounding the holiday, rising 83% of the time since 1950, acco...

 2022-11-23 14:00 

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El Paso District Attorney Facing Possible Suspension, Removal...

The county's top attorney is accused of incompetence and misconduct in the 2019 Walmart mass shooting and other cases, allegations she denies...

 2022-11-23 14:00 

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I Was the First in My Family to Graduate From College. Why Did I Feel So Guilty?...

It wasn't until my grandmother died that I realized the burden I was always carrying, and how much it kept me from enjoying what I have....

 2022-11-23 13:53 

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Jobless Claims Rise But Remain Near Prepandemic Lows...

Filings for unemployment benefits, a proxy for layoffs, increased by 17,000 last week but stayed relatively low, as the labor market remains strong and many laid-off workers are landing new jobs quickly....

 2022-11-23 13:49 

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Pope Francis Compares Russia's War Against Ukraine to Genocide...

The pontiff issued his strongest condemnation to date of Russia's war against Ukraine, linking it to Joseph Stalin's 1930s terror famine, which the pope described as genocide....

 2022-11-23 13:38 

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Xiaomi Is Getting a Weak Signal from China's Economy...

The Chinese smartphone giant's prospects are tied to Beijing's economic, media and health policies....

 2022-11-23 13:30 

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Is That Black Friday Sale Really a Deal? Ask These Shoppers...

Frustrated buyers have turned to Reddit groups to help each other find everything from electronics to bras....

 2022-11-23 13:25 

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Biden Officials to Target Nonbanks for Tougher Oversight...

The move from the Financial Stability Oversight Council would likely ease or repeal Trump-era restrictions that sought to limit the regulation of nonbanks, according to people familiar with the process....

 2022-11-23 13:04 

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Cold Weather Boosts European Gas Prices...

A cold snap in Europe and forecasts of more chilly weather in early December are boosting European natural-gas prices.Frigid temperatures come on top of Russia's threat this week to curb supplies through Ukraine, one of the last remaining pipeline rou...

 2022-11-23 13:03 

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In 'The Fabelmans,' Michelle Williams Is a Jewish Mother Like No Other...

The actress on motherhood, Judaism and what it was like to play Steven Spielberg's mom in the semi-autobiographical film about his childhood....

 2022-11-23 13:00 

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Matthew Perry Memoir's Success Shows Staying Power of 'Friends'...

Streaming services help lift "Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing" to bestseller status....

 2022-11-23 13:00 

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Didn't Get Taylor Swift Tickets? There's a Few Things You Can Do...

Buying tickets in resale markets like TicketNetwork and StubHub could be a costly, white-knuckle affair....

 2022-11-23 13:00 

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U.N. Climate Summit Defers Key Carbon-Credit Policy Decisions...

The market is viewed as a crucial tool in using private capital to fund the global economy's shift away from fossil fuels....

 2022-11-23 13:00 

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Who's That Meditating Under the Goal Post? Michigan's Quarterback...

J.J. McCarthy practices twice a day without moving a muscle. His calm could be pivotal in Saturday's battle of unbeaten teams at Ohio State....

 2022-11-23 12:51 

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Indonesia Earthquake Leaves Tens Of Thousands Displaced, Homes Destroyed...

Rescue teams continued their search for the dozens of people who remain missing since a 5.6-magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia on Monday killing at least 271 people....

 2022-11-23 12:50 

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VW to Give Germany Workers $3,000 Bonus Amid Soaring Inflation...

The auto maker also agreed to raise its Germany workers' pay in 2023 and 2024....

 2022-11-23 12:41 

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Deere Grows Sales 37% as Shipments Rise...

The farm equipment supplier forecasts higher sales in the year ahead, lifted by price increases and infrastructure investments....

 2022-11-23 12:30 

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Big Shareholder Signals Opposition to News-Fox Combination...

A major outside shareholder in News Corp and Fox Corp. opposes a plan by Rupert Murdoch to recombine the companies and wants other alternatives considered, including a breakup of News Corp....

 2022-11-23 12:30 

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Much of China Locks Down With No End to Zero Covid in Sight...

Beijing shopping and office districts were nearly deserted as millions of people across the country remained under lockdown, and the number of cases across the mainland appeared set to surpass the previous peak of almost 29,000....

 2022-11-23 12:15 

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Market Values for Soccer Clubs Have Fallen. Will That Matter for Manchester United?...

Manchester United said Tuesday that the controlling Glazer family was considering a possible sale of the soccer club.The timing could be better. At its 2018 peak, New York-listed [Manchester Uni...

 2022-11-23 12:00 

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Herschel Walker, Raphael Warnock Invest Millions to Turn Out Georgia Voters—Again...

Candidates try once again to rally Georgia voters, many of them fed up with politics after being bombarded for months by near-constant attack ads....

 2022-11-23 12:00 

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Thanksgiving Poses Next Covid-19 Test as U.S. Looks to Dodge Severe Surge...

New subvariants are taking over as authorities urge booster shots....

 2022-11-23 12:00 

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Inside the 'Ridiculous' Newport Mansion Where Jay Leno Was Supposed to Celebrate Thanksgiving...

Known as Seafair, the castle-like house caught the comedian's eye in 2017 while he was driving through the coastal Rhode Island city. He paid $15 million for the 16,000-square-foot property and its furnishings, 'towels on the racks, ketchup in the...

 2022-11-23 11:46 

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Adobe Challenger Bets Economic Downturn Will Propel Sales...

Design-software startup Canva is attempting to convince businesses that its products offer better value....

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