• Investors flee stocks on global worries, Treasuries rise

    20 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street stock indexes tumbled on Wednesday as spooked investors ran for safety on global economic and political worries while U.S. Treasuries prices climbed and the U.S. dollar surged.
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  • Economic Roundup: No Quick Cure for U.S. Housing's Recent Struggles

    20 days ago - By Economy

    Rise in mortgage rates will weigh on sales through the rest of this year.
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  • Whirlpool quarterly profit drops about 24 percent

    20 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. home appliances group Whirlpool Corp's third-quarter profit fell about 24 percent on Wednesday, as U.S. trade tariffs on steel and aluminum added to its raw materials costs.
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  • Rising anger in U.S. campaign ads

    20 days ago - By Reuters

    Many political ads in this year's U.S. elections pack an unusually harsh and personal punch, some with racial overtones. Roselle Chen reports.
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