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Opponents of affirmative action in college admissions hope they can cripple the measure when the Supreme Court takes up the issue.
The seven other finalists include Donald Trump, the Black Lives Matter protest movement and Uber's CEO, Travis Kalanick.
A new CreditCards.com survey found that 21 percent of Americans believe they will never be able to pay off their debt.
The commodity could again be volatile after a surprise drawdown in supply.
The dramatic plunge in crude oil prices seems to be seeping into the broader market as the close of the year approaches, market participants say.
A number of drillers saw their stock rise on Tuesday despite oil prices hitting their lowest levels since 2009.
Meredith Whitney, the star analyst, has resurfaced as an investment manager at a Bermuda insurance company. The Financial Times reports.
Samsung Electronics is setting up a new business unit to focus on automotive-related technology such as components for driverless cars.
Millions of North Koreans are now using mobile phones, and not just to make phone calls.
Apple will start selling the high-end Phantom speakers in its stores as Angela Ahrendts pushes the shops to become ultraluxe, the NYT reports.
The crash in crude prices has blown open a big hole in the budgets of big oil-producing states.
Trying to find the perfect gift for the person who has everything? Float them in zero gravity.
Australian Federal Police raided the Sydney home on Wednesday of a man named by Wired magazine as the probable creator of cryptocurrency bitcoin.
Authorities believe that 'speculative' ticket selling may constitute deceptive advertising, violating state business laws, the New York Times reports.
Weak November China export data support Wall Street's prediction of more weakness ahead in China's economy.
The People's Bank of China set the reference rate for the yuan at a four-year-plus low on Wednesday, underscoring concerns over the economy.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer is unearthing some diamonds in the rough amid a pile of negativity in the market.
China is being accused of trying to weaken the new global climate accord due to be finalised by Friday, the Financial Times reports.
Jim Cramer takes a look at the future of oil with a chartist that makes a very bold, contrarian call on how to play the major oil companies.
Yahoo's fate seems in the hands of tax attorneys, rather than entrepreneurs, which tells you all you need to know about Yahoo at the end of 2015.