Asian stocks fell Thursday after another slump in oil prices dragged Wall Street lower and China's manufacturing output grew at the slowest pace in five months.
Stocks fell Wednesday, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average back into the red for the year and breaking the S&P 500's four-day winning streak.
The increasing reach of Amazon has brick-and-mortar retailers changing their game plans. The latest is Target, who for the first time is offering free shipping.
In the early 1980s, B.B. King recorded a song called �Inflation Blues.� But for the Fed these days, it's the lack of inflation that's a low-down dirty shame.
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