Equifax Breach: What You Should Do

Equifax Breach: What You Should Do

One of the gatekeepers to your most sensitive personal information was hacked, bigtime. Here’s how to protect yourself.

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Hurricane Harvey to Hike Gas Prices

Hurricane Harvey to Hike Gas Prices

Drivers can expect to pay more at the gas pump when they hit the road for Labor Day weekend. Devastating floods unleashed by Hurricane Harvey have taken more than 10% of the nation’s oil-refining capacity offline, which means less fuel available during one of the busiest travel weekends of the year. The storm itself has weakened, but the flooding along the Texas and Louisiana coasts is still worsening, which means it’s too early to say when the region’s refineries can return to normal operations.

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U.S. Trade Deficit Headed Up in 2017

U.S. Trade Deficit Headed Up in 2017

Despite a pickup in exports, the deficit on trade continues to run well above last year’s levels as U.S. consumers buy up foreign-made goods, from cars to cellphones. For 2017 as a whole, the gap will widen by 4% after back-to-back $500-billion deficits in 2015 and 2016, which is certain to aggravate global trade tensions.

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UPS tops Street 1Q forecasts

UPS tops Street 1Q forecasts

ATLANTA (AP) — United Parcel Service Inc. is reporting first-quarter net income of $1.16 billion.

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This Tirade From United Airlines May Have Sunk Its Stock

For the past two years, airline executives have done their share of groveling before analysts, vowing to be more humble in their ambitions to control the skies so as not to deluge the market with additional service when demand isn’t there.

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Trump takes on outsourcing

Trump takes on outsourcing

President Trump plans to sign an executive order on Tuesday meant to rein in abuses in a visa program that lets some companies replace American workers with foreign ones.

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Trump comments trigger U.S. dollar

Trump comments trigger U.S. dollar

LONDON, April 13 (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar and Treasury yields slid on Thursday and were on track for their biggest weekly declines this year, after U.S. President Donald Trump said that he would like to see interest rates stay low and that the greenback was too strong.

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United loses $900 million in market value

United loses $900 million in market value

Shares of United Airlines (UAL) were down as much as 4.3% in trading on Tuesday after video surfaced Monday of a passenger being forcibly removed from a flight over the weekend.

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