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Posted on : April 09, 2007
No bears here! Market on the verge of making history
The U.S. stock market is up ever so slightly this month. And if the benchmark S&P 500 is able to eke out a gain for December, it will make history. This would be the first time ever that the blue-chip index had a gain for all 12 months of a calendar year. ...»

Facebook worries it might be bad for you, adds a mute button
Facebook knows what people think of its effect on mental health. ...»

Disney-21st Century Fox and the war over streaming
Read full story for latest details. ...»

Airbnb makes gains in its quest for more diversity
Airbnb wants to live up to its motto, "Belong anywhere." ...»

Why Britain won't have a trade deal before Brexit
The European Union confirmed Friday that it's ready to start the second phase of Brexit talks. ...»

The hottest stock of the year: Invisalign
Read full story for latest details. ...»

Michigan's Trump voters, a year later
One year after Donald Trump flipped Michigan from a blue state to a red one, many voters CNN spoke with say they would make the same decision today. They credit Trump for the strong economy -- and believe he can accomplish more if Congress would be more cooperative. ...»

What does the end of U.S. net neutrality mean for the world?
The vote to roll back net neutrality rules in the U.S. could have major global implications. ...»

Last day to sign up for Obamacare is here
Time is running out to sign up for Obamacare for 2018. ...»

Ryanair brings labor unions on board to avoid holiday strike
Europe's biggest airline is trying to avert holiday strikes by offering to recognize pilot unions for the first time. ...»

Stores may be in trouble, but people are spending like mad
Stores are closing at an unprecedented pace. Retailers are going bankrupt. Malls are slowly being abandoned. ...»

GE has a fossil fuels problem
General Electric has a long history of disrupting the industrial landscape through breakthrough technologies like the jet engine and the light bulb. Today, GE is the one being disrupted. ...»

Mighty Mouse; Unions at Ryanair; Airbus shakeup
1. Mighty Mouse: Disney is spending $52 billion for most of 21st Century Fox, but there are still some unanswered questions about the blockbuster deal. ...»

Trump will stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working
Read full story for latest details. ...»

Quest: Is this Trump's economy?
Quest's Profitable Moment ...»

Facebook to put ads before (some) videos
The next time you open Facebook to watch a video of cute kids trying British food, or an educational explanation about what happens when you hold your pee, you may have to sit through an ad first. ...»

White House confirms: Trump talked to Murdoch about Disney deal
Disney's $52.4 billion deal to acquire a significant portion of 21st Century Fox has earned the blessing of President Trump, though he reportedly first needed to be assured that Fox News wouldn't change hands. ...»

'Child care deserts' are leaving rural parents with few options
Read full story for latest details. ...»

'Sunday Night Football' takes a big hit as NFL ratings still struggle
The NFL's premiere game of the week took a big hit in TV ratings on Sunday night, despite it being a close game. ...»

Murdoch: 'Nonsense' that sexual harassment claims hurt Fox's bottom line
21st Century Fox executive co-chairman Rupert Murdoch brushed off the sexual harassment scandals that have roiled Fox News over the past few years, saying they have not been harmful for the Fox News' bottom line. ...»