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  • Picking a winner in the first presidential debate

    Stock futures have pared earlier gains after posting their worst decline in two weeks on Monday.

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  • The good and bad of streaming the debate on Twitter and Facebook

    Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton met in their first presidential debate on Monday, and for the first time, viewers were able to watch the debate live on Twitter (TWTR). Twitter, especially, has obvious ambitions to become a streaming sports and entertainment network.

    Daniel Roberts
  • Clinton and Trump fight over whether Putin was behind DNC hack

    Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took the stage at Hofstra University during the first of the three presidential debates on Monday. While they disagreed on a broad range of topics, the presidential candidates at least agreed on one thing: The nation needs to be more forceful in terms of cyber…

    Dan Howley
  • Microsoft's artificial intelligence push is all about saving you time

    Remember when you first used T9 predictive text for text messaging on your cellphone, before internet-enabled smartphones? For many Android users, auto-correct has now given way to smarter, third-party typing clients like SwiftKey, a keyboard app that Microsoft bought this year for $250 million. …

    Daniel Roberts
  • Microsoft's Satya Nadella: 'We're not pursuing AI to beat humans at games'

    Microsoft is gunning for the AI market with gusto. During the company’s Ignite conference in Atlanta on Monday, CEO Satya Nadella took the stage to describe how Microsoft is pushing artificial intelligence to improve users’ lives. As Nadella explained, Microsoft isn’t “pursuing AI to beat humans…

    Dan Howley
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  • Stocks slide as Clinton, Trump showdown looms

    Stocks slipping late in the trading day, with the showdown between Hillary Clinton, and Donald Trump looming tonight.  Catch The Final Round with Jen Rogers and Yahoo Finance editor-in-chief Andy Serwer. Stocks sinking with the broader market include Land’s End after the retailer announced the…

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  • Two different ways a Trump presidency could affect the markets

    Ahead of Monday’s highly anticipated presidential debate, analysts—including Morgan Stanley’s Michael Zezas—say the markets are not anticipating a Donald Trump victory. If those gains hold, or even improve, then the markets may begin to anticipate the early priorities Trump has laid out, according…

    Nicole Sinclair
  • How HP's decision to reject some ink cartridges reflects a much bigger problem

    People don’t need another reason to swear at their printers, but HP (HPQ) is giving them one anyway.

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  • SALLIE KRAWCHECK: These are the biggest mistakes women make investing

    Sallie Krawcheck, the founder and CEO of digital investment platform Ellevest, revealed the biggest mistakes women make when it comes to investing and what they’re getting right. Another mistake women tend to make is taking on too little risk.

    Julia La Roche
  • Deutsche Bank drops to record low; Wells Fargo hit with $2.6B class action suit; Goldman, Morgan Stanley bullish on Marriott

    Yahoo Finance is tracking the stocks you’re following, based on your Yahoo Finance ticker searches.

    Seana Smith
  • Why the Wells Fargo $2.6B employee class action suit may be bogus

    Energy (XLE) is still in the green, while health care (XLV) is leading the way down. Keith Bliss of Cuttone & Co. joins us live from the New York Stock Exchange. To discuss the other big stories of the day, Alexis Christoforous is joined by Yahoo Finance editor-in-chief Andy Serwer and Yahoo…

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  • Lands' End CEO departs, Deutsche Bank falls, Twitter downgraded

    The struggling apparel maker has lost another Chief Executive as the company’s CEO Federica Marchionni is stepping down, effective immediately. Deutsche Bank’s (DB) US listed shares fell sharply this morning after German magazine Focus reported over the weekend that Chancellor Angela Merkel…

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  • Why Mondays are really the absolute worst

    In the 1930s, economist John Maynard Keynes predicted that our five-day work week would be reduced to only 15 hours as our world became more automated by the Industrial Revolution. Sure, not working Mondays would probably just shift the blues to Tuesday, but hey, that’s a risk I’m willing to take.…

    Jeanie Ahn
  • Yahoo Finance Live from Advertising Week

    Yahoo Finance’s Chief Revenue Officer Lisa Utzschneider talks with Yahoo Finance Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer live on stage at Advertising Week 2016 about Yahoo Finance’s new initiative around live streams. Yahoo Finance has already streamed major corporate events and conferences with names like…

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  • Senator Tom Coburn on drug pricing and political gridlock

    When it comes to hot-button political topics, soaring drug prices are at the top of the list. Companies from Mylan (MYL) to Valeant (VRX) have come under fire for soaring prices, and Tom Coburn, former Republican Senator from Oklahoma, says more medical innovation is necessary to keep this from…

    Nicole Sinclair