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FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2007 file photo, activist investor Carl Icahn speaks at the World Business Forum in New York. President Donald Trump is losing another informal adviser: billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who gave the White House guidance on its deregulation efforts, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviserPresident Donald Trump is losing another informal adviser: billionaire investor Carl Icahn
The Associated Press14 hours ago
In this Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 photo, Kristi Swan, right, was the first in line at 7 a.m., as hopeful eclipse-watchers line up outside the Clark Planetarium in hopes of getting eclipse glasses from the gift shop in Salt Lake City. Eclipse mania is building and so is demand for the glasses that make it safe to view the first total solar eclipse to cross the U.S. in 99 years. (Scott Sommerdorf/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP)
Special eclipse glasses selling out quicklyLast-minute shoppers are snapping up special glasses to safely watch the eclipse on Monday
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2010, file photo almonds ready for harvest are seen at a farm in Hilmar, Calif. California regulators say they're tightening the rules on a pesticide popular with farmers over new health concerns. The California Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, that it's targeting chlorpyrifos. Farmers use it to kill pests that attack many crops like grapes, almonds and cotton. (AP Photo/Al Golub, File)
California tightens rules on popular pesticide for farmersCalifornia regulators say they're tightening the rules on a pesticide popular with farmers over new health concerns
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment Chairman & CEO William J. Rouhana Jr., center, rings the opening bell at the Nasdaq MarketSite to mark his company's IPO, in New York's Times Square, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. With a total of 2,500,000 shares of Class A common stock sold at $12 per share, CSS Entertainment's offering is the largest exchange-listed IPO completed under Reg A+ and the first to list on the higher tier Nasdaq Global Market. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Hot stock tip: Chicken Soup for the SoulChicken Soup for the Soul, the provider of positive vibes, is becoming a publicly traded company
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this July 19, 2017 file photo, Diego Zas shows two bags of legal marijuana he just bought at the Antartida drugstore in downtown Montevideo, Uruguay. The legal sale of marijuana in Uruguayan pharmacies is facing challenges as banks refuse to deal with companies linked to the drug in order to follow international financial laws. A government official said Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, that Uruguayan banks risk running afoul of laws that ban receiving money tied to the drug.  (AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico, File)
Legal marijuana sale faces challenges by banks in UruguayThe sale of marijuana in Uruguayan pharmacies is facing challenges as banks refuse to deal with companies linked to the drug in order to follow international financial laws
The Associated Press16 hours ago
FILE - This Jan. 4, 2010, file photo shows an historic marker on Wall Street in New York. U.S. stocks continued to skid early Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, as industrial companies fell after a weak report from farm equipment giant Deere. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
A midday rally fades as sporting goods stocks are penalizedUS stocks can't maintain a midday rally and finish lower as sporting goods companies sink following disappointing results from Foot Locker and Hibbett Sports
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Fitch upgrades Greece's credit rating by 1 notch to B-Fitch Ratings has upgraded Greece's credit rating from CCC to B-, a one-notch improvement that still leaves the bonds issued by the crisis-battered country well below investment grade
The Associated Press17 hours ago
In this Wednesday, June 21, 2017, photo, the Foot Locker logo appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Shares of sporting goods stores plummeted Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, after Foot Locker and smaller rival Hibbett Sports reported a drop in sales. Both companies also offered gloomy outlooks for the rest of the year. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
A sports rout on Wall StreetSporting goods retailers can't shake their losing streak
The Associated Press17 hours ago
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