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Trump ends 1st year with lowest average approval rating

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:55pm

This is a record not to be coveted: Donald Trump is wrapping up a year in office with the lowest average approval rating of any elected president in his first term. That's according to polling by Gallup, ...

AP News Guide: Big decisions await Congress on immigration

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:49pm

Before a potential government shutdown at midnight Friday night, a host of leftover Washington business is bottled up in Congress, waiting on a deal to prevent the deportation of young immigrants brought ...

2019 VW Jetta vs. 2018 Honda Civic vs. 2019 Kia Forte: How they compare

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:25pm

How do Kia's and VW's bestsellers stack up?

GE renews break-up talk as it discloses $11 billion fourth-quarter hit

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:20pm

Chief Executive John Flannery has raised the idea of a break-up before as he slashes thousands of jobs and moves to cut $3.5 billion in costs to counter a plunge in profits and cash flow at the largest U.S. industrial conglomerate. GE said the Kansas Insurance Department - the primary regulator for North American Life & Health, GE Capital’s run-off insurance portfolio - had approved a phased statutory contribution of about $3 billion in the current quarter and about $2 billion annually from 2019 through 2024.

As Bitcoin Plummets, Here Are 3 Cryptos Gaining Today

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:11pm

Nearly every major cryptocurrency--including bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, and Bitcoin Cash--has experienced substantial losses on Tuesday. Here are three cryptocurrencies that are actually gaining.

How Do Your 401(k) Contributions Compare With Your Fellow Earners?

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:03pm

Are others at your income level contributing more than you?

If You Like Dividends, You Should Love These 3 Stocks

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:02am

Natural gas pipelines, hospitals, and wind towers power these lucrative dividends.

Jeep updates Cherokee compact SUV to compete in hot market

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:41am

Fiat Chrysler's Jeep brand is giving the Cherokee compact SUV a major face-lift so it can better compete in one of the hottest parts of the U.S. automotive market. The 2019 Cherokee, unveiled Tuesday at ...

Jay Leno takes a closer look at Arnold Schwarzenegger's c...

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:37am

When Arnold Schwarzenegger visits Jay Leno’s Garage, Leno takes a closer look at his longtime-friend’s Mercedes G-Wagen to see how the environmental enthusiast made it more Earth-friendly.

General Electric breakup could comes as soon as this spri...

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:37am

CNBC's David Faber reports the latest on General Electric exploring a breakup of its business segments.

McDonald's New Archburger Could Be a Big Hit

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:35am

The new, smaller burger made from fresh beef should have wide appeal.

The Senate is one vote away from a symbolic victory on net neutrality

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:08am

Democrats are pushing a vote to restore net neutrality protections the FCC ended in December. The House will also have to pass the bill, and President Trump will have to sign it. Democrats need just one more vote in the Senate to guarantee passage of a bill to restore the net neutrality rules killed by the FCC in December.

Why Cadillac sells more cars in China than in America

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:06am

Cadillac sold 156,00 vehicles in the United States last year. It sold 175,000 in China. That makes 2017 the first year the General Motors luxury division has sold more vehicles in China than in its home market. There’s good news and bad news in those numbers.

NBA opens investigation into Rockets-Clippers events

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 9:56am

The NBA is planning to speak with players from both the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Clippers to determine the specifics of late-game and postgame events involving the teams. NBA spokesman Tim Frank ...

These 3 Things Could Fuel a Big Move in Kinder Morgan's Stock This Week

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 9:50am

The natural gas pipeline giant expects to report results on Wednesday evening.

Marriott Just Got Dragged into a Messy Fight Over the Trump Panama Hotel

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 9:45am

Marriott Just Got Dragged into a Messy Fight Over the Trump Panama Hotel

Could Freeport-McMoRan, Inc. Be a Millionaire Maker Stock?

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 9:34am

The simple answer is yes, Freeport-McMoRan could be a millionaire maker stock... but there's a lot of risk that goes along with that

Better Buy: Himax Technologies (HIMX) vs. Qualcomm (QCOM)

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 9:16am

Will the Taiwanese underdog outperform the world’s top mobile chipmaker again?

Best Dividend Stock Picks

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 8:02am

Dividend-paying companies such as Artis Real Estate Investment Trust and Granite Real Estate Investment Trust can help grow your portfolio income through their sizeable dividend payouts. Great dividend payers createRead More...

Why the Deadly 2018 Flu Season Could Get Even Worse

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 7:56am

Why the Deadly 2018 Flu Season Could Get Even Worse