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Republican Finance Platform Designed to Pick Off Sanders Voters From Clinton

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The Republican National Convention's official campaign platform is pretty red on social issues, but when it comes to business and finance, not as much.

07/24/16 - 02:20 PM EDT

Firing Lewandowski 'The Best Decision Donald Trump Ever Made,' Says Former Senior Campaign Staffer

Michael Caputo still really, really hates Corey Lewandowski but still loves his former boss, Donald Trump.

07/24/16 - 11:40 AM EDT

Will Cleveland Get Stuck Paying for the Republican National Convention?

Will Cleveland Get Stuck Paying for the Republican National Convention?

As Republican delegates, journalists, police and protesters leave Cleveland, the financial reckoning begins.

07/23/16 - 09:00 AM EDT

Trump VP Pick Mike Pence's Indiana Record Shows Preference for Social Issues Over Business

Trump VP Pick Mike Pence's Indiana Record Shows Preference for Social Issues Over Business

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Mike Pence could shore up Donald Trump's support among conservative Christians, but his record on business in Indiana is spotty at best.

07/16/16 - 12:40 PM EDT

Turkish Prime Minister Says Military Coup Underway in Ankara

Turkish Prime Minister Says Military Coup Underway in Ankara

Tanks and heavy military equipment are reportedly sighted in Turkish capital; gunshots heard.

07/16/16 - 10:00 AM EDT

President Obama, Please Add Me to Your LinkedIn Network

President Obama, Please Add Me to Your LinkedIn Network

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President Obama recently joked about joining LinkedIn once he leaves the White House. He's already got a profile, but he needs to beef it up. We've got some suggestions.

07/02/16 - 08:37 AM EDT

Here Are the Winners and Losers in Hillary Clinton’s Tech Agenda (Hint: Facebook Should Like This)

Here Are the Winners and Losers in Hillary Clinton’s Tech Agenda (Hint: Facebook Should Like This)

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Hillary Clinton laid out her technology and innovation agenda this week. Tech companies like Facebook and Alphabet will be pleased. It's a mixed bag, however, for telecoms.

07/01/16 - 08:49 AM EDT

Merkel Insists Timing of Brexit Talks Is Up to U.K.

Merkel Insists Timing of Brexit Talks Is Up to U.K.

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Germany gets France and Italy to agree that it is up to the U.K. government when to trigger formal negotiations on Brexit.

06/28/16 - 02:43 AM EDT

How Invesco Got Slammed by Brexit -- And the Fallout for Other Money Managers

How Invesco Got Slammed by Brexit -- And the Fallout for Other Money Managers

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Asset manager Invesco was among the hardest-hit equities on Friday, but one analyst says now might be the time to buy.

06/27/16 - 11:35 AM EDT

Brexit Will Make Your Gas Cheaper This July 4th

Brexit Will Make Your Gas Cheaper This July 4th

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Crude oil prices plunged Friday after the unforeseen results of the Brexit vote and will continue their decline in the short-term. It's a happy Independence Day for Yanks, at least.

06/25/16 - 12:01 PM EDT

Investors Say They'll Move to Cash and Gold With Either Trump or Clinton in the White House

Investors Say They'll Move to Cash and Gold With Either Trump or Clinton in the White House

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Investors think Donald Trump would be better for their portfolios than Hillary Clinton, one new survey indicates, though either would inspire some of them to shift assets to safer havens.

06/25/16 - 08:03 AM EDT

How Past Financial Shocks Prepared Biggest U.S. Banks for Brexit

How Past Financial Shocks Prepared Biggest U.S. Banks for Brexit

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U.S. banking giants from JPMorgan Chase to Goldman Sachs reassured customers and employees Friday that they're prepared to deal with the changes required by Britain's departure from the European Union.

06/24/16 - 02:48 PM EDT

Biggest U.S. Banks Head Downward on Brexit Move

Biggest U.S. Banks Head Downward on Brexit Move

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JPMorgan's Dimon eyes a 'large presence' in the U.K with the bank's operating model remaining the same for now.

06/24/16 - 10:25 AM EDT

Britain's Cameron Resigns After 'Brexit' Defeat

Britain's Cameron Resigns After 'Brexit' Defeat

Cameron says he'll leave his successor to set about extricating the U.K. from the 28-nation European Union, opening a window for potential diplomatic maneuvering.

06/24/16 - 04:45 AM EDT