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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Wall Street Journal

5 Things to Watch in Janet Yellen's Congressional Testimony

1 hour 56 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen heads to Capitol Hill on Wednesday and Thursday for two days of congressional testimony.

N.H. Primary: Where Each 2016 Candidate Needs to Place to Build Momentum

5 hours 47 minutes ago
Here is where each candidate has to place in the New Hampshire primary to match or beat expectations.

Global Markets Steady; Japanese Stocks Sink 5.4%

5 hours 59 minutes ago
Global investors remained cautious after recent turmoil in financial markets rippled across Asia.

Big Companies Pull Back After Rough Quarter

After a tough end to 2015, big companies are starting the new year with a tight rein on capital spending, and in some cases layoffs, seeking to cope with sluggish industrial demand and uncertainties about the American consumer.

Hedge Funds Bet on Risks in U.S. Blue-Chip Debt

Hedge funds are betting the next bond sector to crack will be the $4.5 trillion market for the safest U.S. corporate debt. Some see evidence of problems that won’t be confined to areas such as energy and junk bonds.

Clinton Camp Looks Ahead to Tough Caucus Fights On Calendar After N.H.

Hillary Clinton’s campaign strategists foresee possible losses ahead, not just on Tuesday in New Hampshire, where they are bracing for a double-digit defeat, but in caucus states such as Minnesota and Colorado. Their aim is not to lose too badly.

Global Stocks Fall as Brief Oil Rally Fades

Global stocks fell, reversing early gains, as a brief rally in oil prices faded.

Broncos Defense Befuddles the Panthers in Super Bowl 50

2 days ago
The Denver Broncos beat the Carolina Panthers 24-10 to win Super Bowl 50.

Super Bowl TV Ads Bring Lighter Tone

2 days ago
Super Bowl ads had a lighter tone this year, a marked departure from 2015 when experts said too many companies aired overly emotional or heavy spots.

The Journeyman Architect of Denver's Dominant Defense

2 days ago
Wade Phillips was out of work last year, now he’s the coach behind one of the Super Bowl’s greatest defensive efforts.

Vote for the Best 2016 Super Bowl Commercials

2 days ago
Watch and vote for the best Super Bowl ads.

Drug Industry Launches Ad Effort Aimed at Lawmakers

2 days ago
The pharmaceutical industry is ramping up an advertising campaign designed to improve its reputation with lawmakers as it lobbies against any effort to rein in prescription costs.

Trump Leads GOP by Wide Margin in Poll

2 days ago
Donald Trump leads the crowded GOP presidential field by double digits in the final days leading up to New Hampshire’s primary Tuesday, according to the latest Monmouth University Poll released on Sunday. Bernie Sanders holds a 52% to 42% lead over Hillary Clinton.

How Super Bowl 50 Defines Next-Generation Football

2 days ago
The Panthers and Broncos are packed with freakishly versatile athletes like Cam Newton and Von Miller rather than the specialized role players of old.

Jihad Threatens to Turn Africa Into Deadliest Terror Front

3 days ago
Boko Haram, al-Shabaab and other ruthless groups threaten to turn the continent into global jihad’s deadliest front.

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