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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey told CNBC he will do "whatever it takes" to make sure his businesses succeed.
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As policymakers battle over President Trump's economic initiatives, they won't have to worry about the U.S. becoming a deadbeat — yet.
Behavox uses machine learning to analyze employees within an organization, build up a picture of workers and then flag anything untoward.
Only half of cardholders request their card issuers to drop annual fees, waive late charges and reduce their interest rates.
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More stocks and funds benefit from the rise in legal marijuana just as federal officials reconsider how to regulate these businesses.
Afghanistan's opium production is up because of new genetically modified "Chinese seed" that allows opium to be grown year round.
The idea of a universal basic income is nothing new, but now more people are beginning to consider its feasibility in the U.S.
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Investor sentiment jumped to a 16-year high in Q1, according to the Wells Fargo/Gallup Investor and Retirement Optimism Index.
Google's ad troubles are becoming a bigger concern to Wall Street, but analysts have yet to go completely negative on the company.
The supply of homes for sale is now at the lowest level since the National Association of Realtors began tracking inventory 18 years ago.
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