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Why Energy Stocks Sank in Trump's First Year in Office

That said, the sector has fallen on hard times since Trump took office, with energy stocks sinking by an average of nearly 10% since that day.Many factors played a role in driving energy stocks lower since Inauguration Day, most unrelated to presidential policy changes.

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Apple is working on high-end headphones that may launch as soon as this year (AAPL)

Hollis JohnsonApple is making over-ear headphones, according to a new report.Kuo says the headphones will have a new design, but doesn't go into specifics.

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Why Nvidia (NVDA) Stock Is the Cheapest It's Been in Nearly a Year

It is no secret that Nvidia NVDA is one of Wall Street’s most popular stocks.To those skeptical of rising valuations in the sector, Nvidia’s high P/E is just another example of the bubble forming around tech stocks right now.

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Jeff Bezos just revealed video of the massive 10,000 year clock being built inside a Texas mountain

The clock is 500 feet tall and powered by the Earth's thermal cycles, Jeff Bezos said in a tweet Tuesday.The clock has been in the works for nearly three decades, according to the post, and is designed to tick once a year.

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Disney World's Worst Park Will Be Its Best by the End of Next Year

The reinforcements are coming to Disney's (NYSE: DIS) least visited Florida theme park.Wind the frogDisney's Hollywood Studios has been dead last in attendance among Disney World's four theme parks since 2010.

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How a 25-Year-Old Former Coder Landed in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Meet Allie Ayers.This time last year, 25-year-old Allie Ayers had recently quit her job as a software programmer and moved to New York.

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Buy These China Internet Stocks on Chinese New Year

16 marks the first day of the annual Chinese New Year celebrations, initiating the year of the dog and kicking off a 15-day holiday that will be honored by billions of people around the world.Here at Zacks, we wanted to get in on the fun by taking a look at a few of our favorite Chinese internet ADRs.

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Bank of Japan Governor Nominated to New Five-Year Term

TOKYO—Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s government on Friday nominated Bank of Japan Gov.Haruhiko Kuroda to a new five-year term, a move that indicates monetary conditions will be kept ultra-loose for now.

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Mortgages get more expensive as rates hit near 4-year peak

Average long-term mortgage rates have been rising steadily this year and are now at the highest level in almost four years.At the start of the year, the average rate was just under 4 percent.

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Do You Earn Over $100,000 a Year and Live Paycheck to Paycheck? You're Not Alone.

In fact, one in 10 Americans earning over $100,000 a year is living paycheck to paycheck, according to data from CreditLoan.If you're earning upward of $100,000 a year yet are trapped in the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle, it's on you to take steps to change your habits.

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A 29-year-old female tech founder is suing 73-year-old VC Lucio Lanza alleging he sexually assaulted her on a plane

View photosLucio LanzaLanza Tech VenturesA female startup founder has sued a Silicon Valley VC, alleging that he sexually assaulted her during a red-eye flight in July.Danae Vachata, the 29-year-old cofounder of a medical surgical startup Mallium has filed a lawsuit against longtime Silicon Valley venture capital investor Lucio Lanza, alleging that he sexually assaulted her on an airplane.

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Here's the Quickest Way to Get Your Tax Refund This Year, According to Experts

“E-file with direct deposit is the fastest way to get your federal tax refund,” said Lisa Greene-Lewis, tax expert for TurboTax.Are you still wondering, when will I get my tax refund in 2018?

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Flu Fears Spread in China Ahead of Lunar New Year Holiday

14, 2018 6:55 a.m.

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Here's How Much the Average American Is Collecting in Social Security this Year

There's a good chance you're going to collect less in Social Security than you think.Common misunderstandingsOverestimating how much you'll collect in Social Security income is common because, according to Nationwide, less than 10% of American adults know how Social Security calculates their monthly benefits.

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Subaru PHEV coming later this year using Toyota Prius Prime tech

The prominent hybrid bits are expected to come from the Toyota Prius Prime — Toyota has a 16.5 percent stake in Subaru — but Subaru will retain its longitudinally mounted boxer engine.

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Brace Yourself for Higher Cellphone Bills This Year

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Sprint, T-Mobile say they will scale back discounting after failed merger attempt

Feb.8, 2018 11:32 a.

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Here are all 157 new emojis coming to smartphones later this year

The new emojis will be arriving on smartphones later this year.It's official: we're getting 157 new emoji later this year.

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Despite Trump's tough talk, trade gap widens to 9-year high

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the trade deficit "ultimately will be reduced" by a combination of new or renegotiated trade pacts and a crackdown on abusive foreign trade practices.But Ross said "it is not practical to set an exact deadline" for narrowing the trade gap.

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Top Senators Pursue 2-Year Budget Deal

House passes a bill to fund Defense Department through September, rest of the government through March 23

Updated Feb.6, 2018 7:36 p.

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BP Posts First Quarterly Loss in More Than a Year

tax overhaul, Deepwater Horizon charges

Updated Feb.ET

LONDON—BP PLC posted its first quarterly loss since mid-2016 on Tuesday, largely because of charges from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico blowout and the U.