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  1. Trump decries monument removals, 'history ripped apart'

    08.17 / 15:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump bitingly decried the rising movement to pull down monuments to Confederate icons Thursday, declaring the nation is seeing "the history and culture of our great country being ripped a…
  2. 3 Dividend Stocks I'd Never Buy

    08.17 / 15:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    I am not a fan of extremely generous dividend yields. More often than not, they are red flags that mark the presence of deep, dark financial…
  3. Panama Papers expose cash trail amid Red Bull fugitive hunt

    08.17 / 15:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    The Bangkok billionaire family that co-founded Red Bull, the world's leading energy drink, uses offshore companies to cloak purchases of jets and luxury properties, including the posh London home where the clan's fugitive son was last…
  4. Former Sioux Falls worker alleges discrimination at Esurance

    08.17 / 15:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A former Esurance call center worker in Sioux Falls is suing the insurance company over alleged discrimination and harassment because of his Jewish f…
  5. 6-Point Checklist for Investing in Virtual Reality

    08.17 / 14:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    Virtual Reality (VR) is one of those technologies that's been promised for years, but has -- until recently -- failed to live up to the hype. There's plenty of evidence pointing to a bright future for VR, but investors…
  6. US factory output down in July on tumbling auto production

    08.17 / 14:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    WASHINGTON (AP) — A slump in the auto industry drove U.S. factory output down in July and has kept it flat for m…
  7. How to Prepare for Retirement in Your 50s

    08.17 / 14:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    The fifth decade of life is a pivotal time in retirement planning and preparation. By the time you hit 50, you're no more than two decades from your likely retirement date. That means you're at an ideal point to…
  8. European Central Bank still concerned about low inflation

    08.17 / 13:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank's policymakers are still concerned that inflation in the 19-nation eurozone is too low despite an improving economy and seem worried about the strength of the shared euro currency, their last meeting s…
  9. Global stocks slip as investors digest central bank reports

    08.17 / 13:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    TOKYO (AP) — Stock markets mostly fell on Thursday as investors digested the minutes to the last policy meetings of the Federal Reserve and European Central B…
  10. Wal-Mart tops Street 2Q forecasts

    08.17 / 12:17 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Wal-Mart is reporting second-quarter profit of $2.9 billion, or 96 cents per s…
  11. Turner is latest to plan sports streaming service

    08.17 / 12:17 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    NEW YORK (AP) — Turner Sports is the latest TV company to announce a sports streaming service as traditional television companies chase millennial a…
  12. Ford to pay up to $10.1M to settle harassment allegations

    08.17 / 11:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford Motor Co. has agreed to pay up to $10.1 million to settle sexual and racial harassment allegations by workers at two Chicago-area p…
  13. The Average American Gamer, Summed Up in 7 Stunning Statistics

    08.17 / 11:18 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    The average gamer in 50 more years. IMAGE SOURCE: GETTY…
  14. 10-year, $1B life sciences plan bears fruit in Massachusetts

    08.17 / 06:12 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    BOSTON (AP) — In his offices at Boston Children's Hospital, Leonard Zon is busily developing cutting-edge stem cell therapies surrounded by fellow researchers, lab equipment and 300,000 striped, transparent z…
  15. Fugitive's trail exposes Red Bull co-owners' offshore deals

    08.17 / 06:12 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    The Bangkok billionaire family that co-founded Red Bull, the world's leading energy drink, uses offshore companies to cloak purchases of jets and luxury properties, including the posh London home where the clan's fugitive son was last…
  16. New Ford CEO says company will balance present with future

    08.17 / 05:14 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    DETROIT (AP) — The new CEO of Ford Motor Co. says the company isn't taking its eyes off the present as it prepares for transportation in the f…
  17. Philippine economy grows 6.5 percent in second quarter

    08.17 / 05:14 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Officials say the Philippine economy grew 6.5 percent in the second quarter from a year ago, boosted by strong industry, farm recovery and with the services sector rising slower but remaining the main driver of g…
  18. Why I (Still) Hate GoPro Inc Stock

    08.17 / 03:17 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    GoPro (NASDAQ: GPRO) still trades about 60% below its June 2014 IPO price of $24, but the action-camera company's stock has actually enjoyed a rebound in August after reporting second-quarter results that crushed analyst estimates. Revenue rose 34% year…
  19. Blue Apron Isn't Giving Investors a Measuring Stick

    08.17 / 03:17 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    Most publicly traded companies give investors a key metric or two that they're focused on improving. Whether it's a standard benchmark like revenue or earnings per share growth, user or subscriber growth, or something a bit more complicated like…
  20. Target tops Street 2Q forecasts

    08.17 / 02:17 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Business
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target Corp. (TGT) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $672 m…