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Stocks are closing slightly lower on Wall Street as investors react to a mixed batch of company earnings, the AP reports. Anadarko Petroleum lost 7.4% Wednesday and video-game maker Take-Two Interactive sank 13.8%. Both companies reported earnings that fell far short of what analysts were looking for. General…
Women’s brains seem to age better than men’s, at least by one key measure. That’s one of the main takeaways of a new study out of the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The researchers found that if you compared a male and female brain of the same…
Stocks are mostly higher Thursday as technology and industrial firms climb following some better-than-expected quarterly reports from companies including chipmakers and airlines. Spice maker McCormick and other household-products companies are sinking.
The European Central Bank confirmed that it…
Gillette’s new ad campaign invoking the #MeToo movement is the latest test of how big consumer brands can navigate social movements to appeal to millennials without turning off customers who don’t agree with their message.
WSJ.com: US Business
U.S. stock indexes edged down Friday after the falling price of oil weighed on energy companies, but the Standard & Poor’s 500 nevertheless notched its third straight winning week following a brutal stretch in December.
It was a day full of broken streaks — oil fell for the first time in two weeks,…
The Army is evaluating a series of emerging intelligence analysis technologies intended to integrate and organize a range of input sources to include drone videos, satellite imagery, enemy movement information, terrain data and crucial elements of battle planning.
The Trump administration is moving to counter what it views as years of unbridled Chinese aggression, taking aim at military, political and economic targets in Beijing and signaling a new era in U.S.-China relations.
WSJ.com: What’s News Asia
U.S. stocks are up slightly in unsteady trading Thursday, the day after their biggest drop since February. A report indicating that inflation remains limited seemed to calm U.S. investors.
Following Wednesday’s sell-off in the United States, markets in Asia tumbled and European stocks suffered…