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Trump’s crackdown on legal migration is already keeping tens of thousands of families apart

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 7:46am

Donald Trump clinched the US presidency partially on a promise to crack down on legal and illegal immigration. While his administration has gained a lot of attention on the latter, a recent analysis by Reuters shows he’s already succeeding in slashing the number of people legally entering the country. There was a significant drop in…

How I Finally Got Job Interviews at My Dream Companies

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 7:46am

Ready for a career change? This tried-and-true strategy can land you a foot in the door at top companies.

Barney Frank: Tradeoff for tax cuts is there's no money l...

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 7:36am

Former U.S. Rep. Barney Frank, (D-Mass), weighs in on the market's record run and the GOP tax bill.

What Dividend Aristocrats To Buy And Which Ones To Sell In 2018 (NOBL)

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 5:36am

From Contrarian Outlook: Tax reform has been signed into law, giving the market a booster shot as we kick off 2018. Republicans took a hatchet to the corporate tax rate, which should translate into more profits, which in turn should… Read more ›

Apple to issue fix for iPhones, Macs at risk from 'Spectre' chip flaw

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 3:03am

Apple Inc will release a patch for the Safari web browser on its iPhones, iPads and Macs within days, it said on Thursday, after major chipmakers disclosed flaws that leave nearly every modern computing device vulnerable to hackers. Browser makers Google, Microsoft Corp and Mozilla Corp's Firefox all confirmed to Reuters that the patches they currently have in place do not protect iOS users. With Safari and virtually all other popular browsers not patched, hundreds of millions of iPhone and iPad users may have no secure means of browsing the web until Apple issues its patch.

9 Tax Breaks You Can Still Claim for 2018

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 2:40am

Your 2017 income tax return is the last chance to claim a number of federal income tax deductions that the tax overhaul killed off. Federal income deductions that weren’t killed off by the tax overhaul met one of three main fates.

Who Is Uttam Dhillon, White House Counsel Who Reportedly Misled Trump on Firing Comey?

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 2:21am

A report Friday said Dhillon withheld his conclusion that Trump had the authority to fire the former FBI director because he feared the repercussions of such a move.

Sears Holdings to close 103 Kmart and Sears stores

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 7:20pm

Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD.O) said on Thursday it was shuttering 103 unprofitable Kmart and Sears stores as it continues to streamline operations amid mounting debt and a string of quarterly losses. The department store operator, which has racked up 24 straight quarters of sales declines, said 64 Kmart stores and 39 Sears stores would be closed between early March and early April this year. Sears Holdings, once the largest retailer in the United States, said at the end of October that it operated 1,104 stores, nearly half the 2,019 stores it ran in 2012.

Cramer's lightning round: Stop talking, start buying Rayt...

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 7:20pm

Jim Cramer zoomed through his take on callers' favorite stocks, including a defense play fresh off some momentary weakness.

How to Save for Retirement When Your Income's Low

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 6:33pm

Even with a low income, you can still scrape out a few extra dollars to save by following this method.

What Does Rescinding Obama-Era Federal Rules Mean For Recreational Marijuana?

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 5:34pm

What Does Rescinding Obama-Era Federal Rules Mean For Recreational Marijuana?

Rebekah Mercer Issues Statement Cutting Ties to Bannon, Washington Post Reports

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 5:31pm

Steve Bannon’s main financial backer, conservative donor Rebekah Mercer, issued a statement cutting ties with him Thursday shortly after she spoke by phone with President Donald Trump, said two people ...

Apple just shared some staggering statistics about how well the App Store is doing (AAPL)

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 5:03pm

Apple announced new App Store statistics on Thursday. It revealed for the first time that over half a billion iPhone and iPad users visit the App Store every week. Apple has an annual tradition in early January of announcing how well its App Store is doing.

Sears Is Closing Another 103 Stores

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 4:33pm

Sears Is Closing Another 103 Stores

Google and Amazon say the performance hit from the 'Meltdown' and 'Spectre' fixes is overblown (MSFT, AMZN, GOOG, GOOGL)

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 3:52pm

Techies are going crazy after "Meltdown" and "Spectre," two new methods for stealing data from seemingly-secure computers, were revealed by Google on Wednesday.One worry was that the fix for the problems could come with a major negative impact on performance. Google and Amazon say they're not seeing any major slowdowns. 

Here's How Cisco Systems, Inc. Crushed It in 2017

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 3:31pm

The cloud infrastructure leader’s 2017 was all about momentum, and it scored several major wins.

A Donald Trump Business Ally Says His Quote in Michael Wolff's Book is Fake News

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 3:08pm

A Donald Trump Business Ally Says His Quote in Michael Wolff's Book is Fake News

Dow 25,000: Chalk It Up to These 4 Stocks

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 2:54pm

It only took a few companies to do the lion's share of the work to move the Dow higher by 5,000 points in less than a year.

Anti-marijuana legalization group: Here's who stands to l...

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 2:45pm

Kevin Sabet, Smart Approaches to Marijuana Group president, discusses Attorney General Jeff Sessions ending Obama-era marijuana enforcement policies.

Here’s one industry Trump is harming

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 2:44pm

The pot industry is suddenly reeling now that Attorney General Jeff Sessions has reversed an Obama-era policy of tolerating legal marijuana.