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US STOCKS-Wall St set to open lower as investors brace for earnings deluge

US STOCKS-Wall St set to open lower as investors brace for earnings delugeAbout a third of the S&P 500 companies, including Boeing Co , Amazon.com Inc and Facebook Inc, will report this week, determining whether investors should be concerned about the start of an earnings recession or whether back-to-back quarters of negative growth can be avoided. “Q1 earnings have largely been a pleasant surprise thus far, but have not ignited investor enthusiasm enough to move the needle in a meaningful way,” Peter Kenny, founder of Strategic Board Solutions LLC in New York, wrote in a client note. Benefiting from a surge in oil prices and upbeat results was Halliburton Co, whose shares rose 2.4% in premarket trading.



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Global shares trend lower as world eyes Trump-Kim summit

Global shares trend lower as world eyes Trump-Kim summitTOKYO (AP) — Global shares were mostly lower in muted trading Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of a summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam.



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How many push-ups can you do? Study finds men who can do 40 have lower risk of heart disease

How many push-ups can you do? Study finds men who can do 40 have lower risk of heart diseaseActive, middle-aged men who could do more than 40 push-ups in timed test had significantly lower risks for heart problems, according to a new study.



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The Latest: Police lower death toll in Philippine bombing

The Latest: Police lower death toll in Philippine bombingMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Latest on a bomb attack targeting a church in the southern Philippines (all times local):



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London stocks rise, pound lower before Brexit "Plan B"

London stocks rise, pound lower before Brexit "Plan B"London's stock market climbed Monday, aided by a falling pound, with traders awaiting the UK government's Brexit "Plan B" after the country's parliament voted down Prime Minister Theresa May's original EU divorce deal.



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Dow closes 660 points lower after Apple cuts sales outlook, weak reading on U.S. manufacturing

Dow closes 660 points lower after Apple cuts sales outlook, weak reading on U.S. manufacturingThe Dow fell 660 points after Apple lowered its quarterly revenue outlook due to slowing iPhone sales in China, spooking stock market investors.



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Trump Boasted 10% Raises to the Troops He Visited. The Actual Raise Is Much Lower

Trump Boasted 10% Raises to the Troops He Visited. The Actual Raise Is Much LowerTrump shared some inaccurate details about the raises



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Dow, stocks end sharply lower on Christmas Eve after weekend of Washington, D.C., turmoil

Dow, stocks end sharply lower on Christmas Eve after weekend of Washington, D.C., turmoilThe Standard & Poor's 500 is now 19.77 percent off its Sept. 20 high. A bear market is when an index falls 20 percent or more from its recent high.



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Newer hormonal birth control linked to lower ovarian cancer risk: Study

Newer hormonal birth control linked to lower ovarian cancer risk: StudyHormonal contraception methods like a pill, patch, ring or injectable are very effective and popular as birth control, but they can have other health benefits, too.



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Markets Right Now: Technology stocks lead US indexes lower

Markets Right Now: Technology stocks lead US indexes lowerNEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):



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