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Could the 1987 stock market crash happen again?
Could the 1987 stock market crash happen again?

On the 30th anniversary of the 1987 stock market crash, U.S. stocks are at a record high and investors are concerned that steep valuations may mean a correction is overdue, despite healthy corporate earnings and economic growth. Modern trading technology, changes to the way stock exchanges operate and

Solace or silence? Not all families of fallen get Trump call
Solace or silence? Not all families of fallen get Trump call

WASHINGTON (AP) - Some got sympathy and solace. Some got silence. One got a promise of cash.

This banker says Hong Kong could have been Shenzhen
This banker says Hong Kong could have been Shenzhen

Dong Tao, MD and vice chairman Greater China, Credit Suisse Private Banking Asia Pacific, says Hong Kong has remained too tied to property while Chinese cities such as Shenzhen have expanded into tech.

Los Angeles police will test drones despite privacy concerns
Los Angeles police will test drones despite privacy concerns

American police have certainly used drones before, but not on this scale. The Los Angeles Police Commission has voted in favor of letting the LAPD fly drones in a year-long pilot program, making it the largest US police department to ever rely on the robotic aircraft. The force will use the drones

Which dog of the Dow will make a comeback?
Which dog of the Dow will make a comeback?

"Fast Money" traders Guy Adami and Tim Seymour debate which of the lagging Dow stocks they see rebounding on the way to 24,000.

IBM
IBM's stock just surged almost 10%, and Morgan Stanley thinks the company is at an 'inflection' point (IBM)

IBM's stock surged nearly 10% on Wednesday following a better-than-expected earnings report. Morgan Stanley sees reasons to be hopeful about the company, but other analyst firms are less optimistic. The venerable tech company's stock rallied early Wednesday and was up as much as 10% after its latest earnings report beat Wall Street's expectations and showed what some see as promising momentum.

Manhunt underway after 3 killed at Maryland office shooting
Manhunt underway after 3 killed at Maryland office shooting

A gunman opened fire at a Maryland office park on Wednesday morning, killing three co-workers and wounding two others, authorities and the business owner said. A manhunt was underway for 37-year-old Radee ...

Student Debt Soars: 5 Ways to Pay Off Your Loans Faster

Student loan debt in the U.S. has reached a new all-time high of $1.4 trillion. Student loans constitute the fastest-growing type of debt. Just about the only good news from Experian's findings is that late payments have decreased by 10.1 percent since 2009, the year the Great Recession officially ended.

Zero
Zero's latest electric motorcycles can recharge in an hour

Zero Motorcycles' electric bikes can be fun to ride, but recharging is another matter entirely.

Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi's state fund just opened for business, right in San Francisco

SoftBank has been making waves in Silicon Valley since announcing its Vision Fund earlier this year.

CNN gets a first-of-its-kind waiver to fly drones over crowds
CNN gets a first-of-its-kind waiver to fly drones over crowds

CNN has won an interesting waiver regarding its commercial drone operating license with the FAA - an exemption that allows it to fly its Vantage Robotics Snap drone over open-air crowds of people at altitudes of up to 150 feet.

A California city is offering Amazon a $400 million incentive to build its headquarters near the US-Mexico border
A California city is offering Amazon a $400 million incentive to build its headquarters near the US-Mexico border

The city of Chula Vista, California is offering a $400-million incentive package to Amazon if it decides to build its second headquarters there. The plan would be part of the larger redevelopment of Chula Vista's downtown. Across North America, over 50 cities are submitting bids to house Amazon

This Ford dealer's Shelby-enhanced F-150 offers up 750 horsepower

Ohio's Lebanon Ford kicked off the trend with its Roush-tuned Mustangs and then Georgia dealer Pioneer Ford tried its hand with its own F-150 Lightning. The truck is called the F-150 Outlaw WJ750, and it's exclusive to Wyatt Johnson. You can order it in the choice of four colors: Race Red, Shadow Black, Oxford White and Lightning Blue.

'It's very hard not to give tax cuts to the wealthy,' Steven Mnuchin now says

The Trump administration has now completed wholesale repeal of the "Mnuchin Rule."

Trump
Trump's tweet on Lamar Alexander 'pretty much' kills the effort: Sen. Kennedy

Sen. John Kennedy, (R-LA), on President Trump pushing the Senate to move on tax reform and his tweet on health care and Lamar Alexander.

Dow opens above 23,000, powered by IBM
Dow opens above 23,000, powered by IBM

The index briefly surpassed the milestone on Tuesday but closed 3 points short of the record level. The latest 1,000-point increase was covered in roughly half the time it took the index to move from 21,000 to 22,000.

Weiner emails create new troubles for Hillary Clinton
Weiner emails create new troubles for Hillary Clinton

Judge Andrew Napolitano, Fox News senior judicial analyst, argues new emails found on Anthony Weiner's computer will lead to Hillary Clinton's indictment if the FBI reopens the case.

Trump lashes out over Comey: He was
Trump lashes out over Comey: He was 'best thing that ever happened' to Clinton

Trump claims the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server was "obviously a fix."

'Straight Out of a James Bond Film.' Richard Branson Says He Was the Target of a $5 Million Scam

'Straight Out of a James Bond Film.' Richard Branson Says He Was the Target of a $5 Million Scam

3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 5%
3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 5%

It's hard to find big yields today, but the midstream space has a few you'll want to look at

Richard Branson: Surveying Earth and protecting data from...
Richard Branson: Surveying Earth and protecting data from...

Cliff Beek, Cloud Constellation Corporation president, Nicole Stott, Hypercubes, and Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group, talk about using satellites to provide data to measure the planet and manage the information.

Kyle Bass says once the stock market starts to crack, this will be the first sign

Critical information for the U.S. trading dayBloomberg NewsKyle Bass says this market resembles the 1987 debacle on steriods. The stock market may never go down again. To mark the occasion, Pension Partner's Charlie Bilello, the originator of that opening comment, went on a bit of a tweetstorm.

China weaponizing North Korea?
China weaponizing North Korea?

'The Coming Collapse of China' author Gordon Chang on U.S. relations with China.

Lawmakers protest jailing of Catalan secession leaders
Lawmakers protest jailing of Catalan secession leaders

MADRID (AP) - About 50 Spanish and Catalan party lawmakers have held up posters in Spain's parliament demanding the release of two pro-Catalonia independence movement leaders, describing them as political prisoners.

ECB chief: Market reforms must promote growth for all

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says governments must ensure that pro-business reforms create economic benefits for everyone if the changes in worker protections are to find acceptance.

USA and Japan
USA and Japan's giant robot battle was a slow, brilliant mess

The oft-delayed giant robot fight has finally taken place.

Shell opens its first electric vehicle charging points

LONDON (AP) - Royal Dutch Shell is opening its first electric vehicle recharging points at three gas stations in Britain, part of the oil giant's efforts to respond to a global push toward zero-emission vehicles.

US Rep: Trump says fallen soldier knew what he signed up for
US Rep: Trump says fallen soldier knew what he signed up for

MIAMI (AP) - President Donald Trump told the widow of a slain soldier that he "knew what he signed up for," according to a Florida congresswoman.

Judge: Newest travel ban
Judge: Newest travel ban 'same maladies' as previous version

HONOLULU (AP) - Just hours before President Donald Trump's latest travel ban was to take full effect, a federal judge in Hawaii blocked the revised order, saying the policy has the same problems as a previous version.

Democratic senators to press Sessions on talks with Trump
Democratic senators to press Sessions on talks with Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) - Democratic senators plan to press Attorney General Jeff Sessions about his private communications with the president when he appears before a Senate committee Wednesday to discuss his leadership of the Justice Department.

The Latest: Xi: China resolved against Taiwan independence
The Latest: Xi: China resolved against Taiwan independence

BEIJING (AP) - The Latest on the ruling Communist Party's congress meeting in Beijing (all times local):

Australian casino denies lawmaker
Australian casino denies lawmaker's criminal allegations

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - A lawmaker on Wednesday accused a major Australian casino company of rigging slot machines and concealing potential money laundering at its largest casino with the state regulator covering up criminal behavior.

Dodgers close in on World Series with 6-1 win over Cubs
Dodgers close in on World Series with 6-1 win over Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) - The Los Angeles Dodgers have a tough lineup, a talented pitching staff and a manager making all the right moves.

Puerto Rico youth stranded with school still out from storm
Puerto Rico youth stranded with school still out from storm

HATILLO, Puerto Rico (AP) - Alanys Arroyo and her little brothers have been cooped up in a school for weeks, but they aren't in class. They've been living in a campus-turned-shelter in western Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria flooded their home and destroyed their belongings, trying to pass

Weinstein
Weinstein's film academy ouster raises concerns about others

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Harvey Weinstein has been kicked out of the group that awards the Oscars and his producers guild expulsion is a formality at this point, but now questions are being raised about what to do with others accused of wrongdoing who remain card-carrying members of the entertainment industry

Asia stocks mixed, Nikkei cheered by likely ruling party win
Asia stocks mixed, Nikkei cheered by likely ruling party win

TOKYO (AP) - Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday, as some indexes got a boost from overnight gains on Wall Street. Japan's benchmark held steady as expectations grew that a likely ruling party win in Sunday's Japanese parliamentary elections will help stability and growth. The Shanghai Composite

Xi urges stronger Chinese stand against "grim" challenges
Xi urges stronger Chinese stand against "grim" challenges

BEIJING (AP) - Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday urged a reinvigorated Communist Party to take on a more forceful role in society and economic development to better address "grim" challenges facing the country as he opened a twice-a-decade national congress.

Bannon boosts Flake challenger, snubs Trump plea to back off
Bannon boosts Flake challenger, snubs Trump plea to back off

Former presidential strategist Steve Bannon doubled down on his criticism of the GOP establishment at a Tuesday night fundraiser for a challenger to Arizona's incumbent Sen. Jeff Flake. Bannon heaped disdain ...

Amnesty: Myanmar army killed at least hundreds of Rohingya
Amnesty: Myanmar army killed at least hundreds of Rohingya

BANGKOK (AP) - Myanmar security forces killed hundreds of men, women and children during a systematic campaign to expel Rohingya Muslims, Amnesty International said in a new report Wednesday that calls for an arms embargo on the country and criminal prosecution of the perpetrators.

FBI warned Obama administration about Russian bribery plot
FBI warned Obama administration about Russian bribery plot

London Center for Policy Research President Tony Shaffer on the Obama administration approving a deal to allow Russia to purchase American uranium reserves, while the FBI simultaneously discovered a Russian bribery plot.

Donna Karan begs forgiveness for Harvey Weinstein remarks
Donna Karan begs forgiveness for Harvey Weinstein remarks

Fashion designer Donna Karan is "apologetic from the bottom of my heart" and embarrassed about "stupid" remarks she made last week that suggested sexual harassment victims were "asking ...

FBI finds links to Russian bribery ahead of controversial nuclear deal: report
FBI finds links to Russian bribery ahead of controversial nuclear deal: report

Fox News judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano reacts to news that the FBI found connections to Russian bribery ahead of the Obama administration's Iran nuclear deal.

Marco Rubio Says No Thanks to
Marco Rubio Says No Thanks to 'Dictator' Maduro's Invitation

Marco Rubio won't be heading to Venezuela anytime soon.

HGTV
HGTV's Chip and Joanna Gaines at the NYSE

Chip and Joanna Gaines, HGTV's "Fixer Upper" co-hosts, discuss what's next for the power couple as they finish up the last season of their show.

'I became a bit of a monster': HGTV 'Fixer Upper' star Chip Gaines shares how he came to love the 'mind-boggling' process of borrowing money

Self-proclaimed "serial entrepreneur" Chip Gaines - one half of the married couple starring in HGTV's hit home-renovation show "Fixer Upper" - discovered the power of borrowing money when he was just a college student. In fact, in Chip and Joanna Gaines' book, "The Magnolia

Volvo
Volvo's performance brand launches a 600HP plug-in hybrid

When Volvo declared that its Polestar performance brand would revolve around electric powertrains, it wasn't kidding.

Microsoft already published a KRACK fix, Apple and Google are working on it
Microsoft already published a KRACK fix, Apple and Google are working on it

Security researcher Mathy Vanhoef publicly disclosed a serious vulnerability in the WPA2 encryption protocol yesterday that affects all devices that use WiFi.

Barstool Sports Founder Dave Portnoy Called ESPN
Barstool Sports Founder Dave Portnoy Called ESPN's Sam Ponder 'Super-Prude' and 'Slut'

Barstool Sports Founder Dave Portnoy Called ESPN's Sam Ponder 'Super-Prude' and 'Slut'

Walmart says it will acquire more startups
Walmart says it will acquire more startups

Walmart has bought a handful of startups lately and the company says this acquisition spree will continue.

The
The 'Star Wars' Han Solo movie now has an official name

Star Wars' cinematic universe tale focused on young Han Solo has a name, and we found out thanks to director Ron Howard, who announced it using a placard in a video shared on Twitter. It follows the "A Star Wars Story" model set by Rogue One, the first spin-out movie set in the Star Wars

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