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US existing home sales rose 1.1 percent in March

US sales of existing homes increased 1.1 percent on a monthly basis in March to sturdy annual rate of 5.6 million

Eddie Lampert's firm offers to buy Kenmore from…

Eddie Lampert's hedge fund, Sears' biggest shareholder, asks the struggling retailer to sell the Kenmore brand and home improvement unit, saying it might buy them

Kanye West and Elon Musk Have a Bromance Brewing

Kanye West and Elon Musk have a bromance brewing. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Wells Fargo Hit With $1 Billion Fine For Lending…

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau penalized the bank for some of its car insurance and mortgage practices.

Reading Eagle, Pa., Evan Jones column

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US stocks are mixed and bond yields set four-year…

Gains for health care and industrial companies are offsetting losses for energy companies as stocks start little changed

EU trade chief says Merkel, Macron will push…

The EU says that German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron will press Trump to exempt the bloc from planned U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs when they visit him this week.

Americans’ Favorite Pizza Toppings

Food delivery service Caviar did a survey of Americans' favorite pizza toppings. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

New owners take over New Jerusalem Inn

Greece beats budget target as it looks to…

Greece has beaten bailout budget targets for a third successive year and eased its massive debt burden by a fraction

Elaine Wynn asks shareholders to oust board member

Wynn Resorts co-founder and biggest shareholder, Elaine Wynn, is calling for a board member that is part of a special committee investigating sexual misconduct allegations against Steve Wynn to be removed

BRIEF: Florida unemployment at 3.9 percent for sixth straight month

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Global stocks looking for direction in flat start…

Global stock markets traded in narrow ranges Monday as investors awaited fresh drivers following a volatile couple of months

Financial expert taking Facebook to UK court over…

A personal finance expert is suing Facebook at Britain's High Court, claiming the social media company is allowing the publication of scam ads featuring his name.

Sweeping EU trade deal with Mexico seen as signal…

The European Union says a sweeping new trade deal with Mexico is a signal to the rest of the world _ including the Trump administration

With lights from Toys R Us dimmed, sales plunge…

The repercussions from the demise of Toys R Us have begun to ripple outward beginning with Hasbro, which is reporting a loss and plunging revenue in its first quarter.

US brands suffer collateral damage in Chinese…

Major global brands tell AP they've been punished by Alibaba after refusing exclusive partnerships with the e-commerce giant, which denies wrongdoing

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Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to beat…

Robots that can weld and bolt are being developed for construction sites