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WATCH: Sarah Michelle Gellar shares her secrets to launching a new business

The founder of Foodstirs gives tips for entrepreneurial success, including surrounding yourself with the right people and getting to know your audience.... read more

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WATCH: Black Friday deals available 1 week early

Retailers like Walmart and Amazon are competing for your holiday dollar.... read more

 ABC20 hours ago
At a Glance: How automakers perform on Takata recalls

At a Glance: How automakers perform on Takata recalls... read more

 ABC22 hours ago
Nelson Peltz will bring 'fresh perspective' to P&G: CalSTRS

Naming billionaire Nelson Peltz to the Procter & Gamble board will be beneficial to shareholders: CalSTRS' Anne Sheehan.... read more

 CNBC23 hours ago
Business Highlights

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 ABC23 hours ago
How major US stock indexes fared on Friday

Retailers and smaller US companies jumped again Friday as they continued to report strong third-quarter results, but technology companies and other big U.S. corporations couldn't add to the previous day's gains... read more

 ABC23 hours ago
Williams-Sonoma and Caesars dip while Ross and Fox jump

Williams-Sonoma and Caesars Entertainment skid while Ross Stores and Twenty-First Century Fox climb... read more

 ABCYesterday
Report shows Takata recall still moving slowly

A new report issued Friday says auto companies have replaced only 57 percent of potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators, even though recalls have been under way for more than 15 years... read more

 ABCYesterday
WATCH: Gene Simmons on 'Real Biz'

The Kiss frontman talks new book, "On Power," on "Real Biz with Rebecca Jarvis."... read more

 ABCYesterday
These charts show how a Fox deal could suddenly make Comcast an international player

These charts from CNBC help explain the a potential deal between Comcast and Twenty-First Century Fox.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
US rig count up by 8 this week to 915; Texas up 7

The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by eight this week to 915... read more

 ABCYesterday
Goldman Sachs says if you thought 2017 was surprisingly good, just wait for 2018

Goldman analyst Charles Himmelberg says there are several factors that should contribute to further global economic growth.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Long-term mortgage rates rise to highest level in months

Long-term mortgage rates rise to the highest level in months... read more

 ABCYesterday
Wal-Mart says it’s preordered 15 of Tesla’s new electric tractor trailers

Wal-Mart is planning to test Tesla's electric tractor trailers and has preordered 15, the retailer said Friday.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
JPMorgan broke money-laundering rules, Swiss regulator says

It was unclear what action, if any, the Swiss regulator had taken against JPMorgan.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try

Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try in GOP tax plan... read more

 ABCYesterday
Jobless rates fell in 11 US states, hit record lows in 2

Unemployment rates fell in 11 US states in September, hit record lows in Idaho, Tennessee... read more

 ABCYesterday
US stocks step back after a big gain; retailers climb

US stocks are slightly lower as technology companies return some of the previous day's gain and banks also fall... read more

 ABCYesterday
Grains mixed, livestock lower

Wheat, corn and soybeans higher, oats lower on the CBOT. Beef and pork higher on the CME... read more

 ABCYesterday
Markets Right Now: A weak open for US stock indexes

Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street as the market pulls back after a big gain the day before.... read more

 ABCYesterday
US probes effectiveness of VW air bag wiring recall

U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that a Volkswagen recall may not fix a wiring problem that can stop the front driver's air bag from inflating in a crash... read more

 ABCYesterday
Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: TSLA, FL, FOXA, AMAT, GPS & more

Names on the move ahead of the open.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
General Electric shares rise after CEO John Flannery discloses personal purchase of 60,000 shares

General Electric CEO John Flannery disclosed he purchased 60,000 GE shares at a stock price of $18.27 on Wednesday.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Your first trade for Friday, November 17

The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Square shares rise after Evercore ISI says bitcoin test is innovative, upgrades stock

Evercore ISI upgraded shares of Square to outperform, citing the company's host of new technology and bitcoin prospects.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Wells Fargo ousts consumer lending head over communication that was 'contrary' to company policy

The executive was fired after a communication with a former executive about that person's earlier firing.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
WATCH: Black Friday consumer warning issued for fake mobile apps

A cyber security firm warns of 32,000 fake mobile apps looking to trick shoppers into entering personal credit card information, disclosing Facebook and Gmail logins or downloading malware that could potentially steal or lock your devices and hold it... read more

 ABCYesterday
Only millionaires will pay higher taxes under GOP reform plan, Mnuchin says

The Republican tax bill will place a higher burden on those who earn 1 million but provide a break to everyone else, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
US housing starts surge to one-year high; permits up

U.S. home building jumped to a one-year high in October likely as disruptions caused by recent hurricanes in the South faded.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Mitsubishi recalls small cars; air bags may not inflate

Mitsubishi is recalling nearly 84,000 small cars in the U.S. because the air bags may not inflate in a crash... read more

 ABCYesterday
US construction of new homes climbed 13.7 percent in October, strongest pace in a year

US construction of new homes climbed 13.7 percent in October, strongest pace in a year... read more

 ABCYesterday
US home construction reaches strongest pace in a year

US construction of new homes climbed 13.7 percent in October; building of apartment complexes surged... read more

 ABCYesterday
Competition with tech and other sectors is a prime concern for banks, Deutsche Bank CEO says

Deutsche Bank CEO John Cryan said the bank was not just thinking about competition with other financial institutions but other sectors like technology.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Analysts flee Wall Street with gallows humor as research changes loom

Analysts have been fleeing Wall Street after nearly a decade of cost-cutting that is likely to accelerate under a regulation called MiFID.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Trader Talk: Big changes are coming to key indices you watch every day

Sweeping changes are coming to several key sectors in the S&P 500 next year, with big names like Amazon and Netflix likely being moved into a new sector.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he expects tax cut bill will be sent to Trump to sign by Christmas

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin appeared in an interview on CNBC's "Squawk Box" on Friday.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Fed's Williams says December rate hike 'perfectly reasonable'

San Francisco Fed President John Williams said the economy is growing strongly enough to continue raising rates gradually to around 2.5 percent.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Many ICOs are fraudulent, say men behind two top bitcoin rivals

Joseph Lubin, co-founder of Ethereum, said many projects funded by ICOs do not offer any real value to investors.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Nissan execs taking pay cuts over bogus vehicle inspections

Nissan execs to take pay cuts over illegal vehicle inspections at Japan factories... read more

 ABCYesterday
There could be a multi-trillion dollar opportunity waiting in India, Morgan Stanley says

Increased tax compliance and access to credit in India could see the country reap massive rewards.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Beijing opened the door to international investors, and one domestic sector may be the big winner

The easing of foreign ownership rules in the Chinese insurance industry will help both foreign and domestic players.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Asian shares mostly higher on US earnings, tax progress

Asian shares mostly higher on healthy earnings, U.S. tax reform progress... read more

 ABCYesterday
WATCH: Major retailers offer huge deals and discounts a week before Black Friday

With the biggest shopping season of the year a week away, retailers are already offering special pricing on goods; experts suggest consumers look for deals with at least a 30% discount.... read more

 ABCYesterday
Casino giant Caesars to buying Centaur Holdings

Caesars Entertainment to buy casino and gaming operator Centaur Holdings, expanding with 2 Indiana properties... read more

 ABCYesterday
'The Murdochs as we know them are now almost a thing of the past,' says author Michael Wolff

“This is a transformational moment," said Michael Wolff on the news that Comcast has expressed an interest in acquiring some of 21st Century Fox.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Venezuela, state oil firm default on billions worth of bonds

The Venezuelan government and its state-owned oil company PDVSA have officially fallen into default on billions of dollars' worth of bonds, the latest chapter of the country's deep financial collapse... read more

 ABCYesterday
Business Highlights

Business Highlights... read more

 ABCYesterday
AP photographer tells how Mnuchin photo came to be

AP photographer who took photo of Mnuchin and his wife that became an internet hit tells how it came to be... read more

 ABCYesterday
After-hours buzz: FOXA, ROST, GPS & more

See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.... read more

 CNBCYesterday
Caesars Entertainment acquires Centaur Holdings for $1.7 billion

CEO Mark Frissora said that the proposed acquisition is "an excellent opportunity to enter into a growing region."... read more

 CNBCYesterday