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74% of economists in survey see US recession by…

Nearly three-quarters of economists in survey see US recession by 2021

Target launching private label in fight for grocery share

Target rolls out private brand next month as the fight for a share of the grocery market intensifies

Top US CEOs rethink the meaning of shareholder…

The CEOs of America's top corporations rethink what the term "shareholder value" means

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Markets Right Now: Tech stocks lead US indexes higher

Technology stocks were leading indexes higher on Wall Street after the U.S. gave Chinese telecom giant Huawei another 90 day to buy equipment from American suppliers.

Liz Weston: What millennials get wrong about Social Security

Assuming that Social Security will run out of money before they retire could cause millennials to make serious mistakes in retirement budgeting

Japan's exports fell in July for 8th straight…

Japan's exports fell for the 8th straight month in July as worries continued about President Donald Trump's trade policies denting Asian economic growth

US stocks end turbulent week with broad gains

Stocks around the world jumped Friday to cap another tumultuous week

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How major US stock indexes fared Friday

Stocks marched broadly higher Friday as Wall Street capped a turbulent week on an upbeat note, though the market still posted its third straight weekly loss

Markets Right Now: Stocks end turbulent week broadly higher

Stocks ended a wild week with solid gains, but not enough to prevent major indexes from logging their third weekly losses in a row.

Trump appoints student loan industry exec to…

The Trump administration appoints longtime student loan industry executive to be the government's top watchdog for the $1.5 trillion student loan market

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US home building fell 4% in July, slowing housing…

US housing starts fell 4% in July, driven by decline in apartment building construction