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The midterm elections, which Wall Street has largely ignored, could pack some surprises for markets Tuesday.
What waits on the other side—asset bubbles, inflation, the prospects for still greater wealth disparity—remains, of course, an issue for another day.
Politico's Ben White offers up his midterm prediction for the Senate, as well as for other tight races around the country.
The consumer electronics category is expected to grow more than 4 percent this season, according to Customer Growth Partners.
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With the midterm elections Tuesday, businesses in select states have much at stake with ballot outcomes that could impact marijuana use, minimum wages and Medicaid.
Turner Sports basketball analyst Charles Barkley is ready to put his money where his mouth is—and become the equivalent of a CEO for an NBA team.
The fight over Ebola quarantines in the U.S. is discouraging doctors, nurses and other health workers from going to Africa. NBC News reports.
Lowe's home improvement stores have been targeted this week with protests to stop selling pesticides that some consider harmful to bees.
U.S. consumer sentiment rose in October to its highest level since in more than seven years on growing optimism about the economy.
The Institute for Supply Management's Chicago-area business barometer rose to 66.2 in October.
Stocks closed out the month with sizable gains as an unexpected stimulus boost from the Bank of Japan spurred optimism in the global economy.
U.S. consumer spending fell in September for the first time in eight months, suggesting the economy lost some momentum heading into the quarter.
ExxonMobil on Friday reported a 3 percent increase in quarterly profit on higher results in its refining and chemicals businesses.
Chevron reported its profit rose as lower oil prices boosted its refinery operations, helping to offset sagging results in its oil and gas production.
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