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To get the latest security protections against viruses, exploits and whatever other nasty stuff is out there, it’s wise to keep the software for our devices updated. For...

WeWork pushes IPO back at least a month

The owner of office sharing startup WeWork agreed late Monday to postpone its stock debut until at least October — the latest in a series...

Starboard, other activist firms invest big in casino stocks

Shareholder activist Starboard Value has quietly taken a sizable position in MGM Resorts — and is pushing for big changes at the Las Vegas casino chain, The...

This is the beginning of the end for Lord & Taylor’s flagship store

Lord & Taylor’s long goodbye to Fifth Avenue is about to begin — and it may include some nice deals on cashmere sweaters and designer handbags. The upscale...

Why the economy would be stronger under Biden than Trump

Mark Zandi is chief economist of Moody's Analytics. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. More than six months since the Covid-19 pandemic hit, the US...

Stocks end lower after a turbulent week

The US stock market had another day of sharp losses at the end of an already turbulent week. The Dow (INDU) closed 0.9%, or 245 points, lower, on...

Walmart opens its first online store in Japan

Walmart has opened its first online store in Japan with the help of local e-commerce giant Rakuten. Over 1,200 items will be available to Japanese customers on...

Goldman Sachs posts big jump in profits as market rebounds

Investment banking giant Goldman Sachs reported impressive third-quarter results Wednesday morning. Profits nearly doubled to $3.6 billion and easily topped Wall Street's forecasts. Revenue rose 30% from...

Bill Gates stepping down from Microsoft board

Bill Gates is stepping down from the boards of Microsoft and Berkshire Hathaway to devote more time to philanthropy, he announced Friday. He will continue to serve...

The pandemic shopping list: Dolls, detergent and campers

Consumers have been snapping up everything from disinfectant wipes and robot vacuum cleaners to Barbie dolls and motorhomes over the last few months as the Covid-19 pandemic...

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