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  • RAOUL PAL: 'It's not a big storm yet, but the clouds are everywhere'

    A rising full moon is seen over the distinctive twin towers of Germany’s Deutsche Bank headquarters in Frankfurt. Shares of Deutsche Bank have been clobbered over concerns the German lender needs to raise capital to pay a $14 billion fine from the US Department of Justice to settle probes over…

    Julia La Roche18 mins ago
  • Stocks jump on confidence data, Clinton debate performance

    Stocks are up for the first time in three days, as the markets cheer growing consumer confidence—and Hillary Clinton’s performance last night. Catch The Final Round at 4 p.m. ET with Yahoo Finance’s Jen Rogers, markets correspondent Nicole Sinclair and reporter Dan Roberts.

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  • Here's why more companies like Coca-Cola are paying attention to "sustainability"

    Coca-Cola (KO) says it is working to repay Mother Earth for all the water it uses to make its products around the world. “Water is our number one critical ingredient,” Bea Perez, Coca-Cola’s chief sustainability officer told Yahoo Finance at the recent Concordia Summit in New York City. In 2015,…

    Alexis Christoforous
  • Monday's Clinton–Trump debate was a swing and a miss: trader

    Forget Lincoln-Douglas or Kennedy-Nixon, this was going to be the debate for the ages. On one side, you had “The Donald”—a newcomer to the political arena, the shoot-from-the-hip and a “no holes barred” billionaire Republican—versus Hillary Clinton—the old pro, a seasoned Democratic politician…

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  • 10 US cities that need new homes now

    Single-family home construction is not meeting demand in 80% of US metro areas, according to a new survey from the National Association of Realtors (NAR). NAR reviewed new home construction relative to job gains over a three-year period (2013-2015) in 171 US metro areas and found this housing…

    Melody Hahm
  • Betting markets declare a Clinton victory over Trump

    Stocks (^DJI, ^GSPC, ^IXIC) are managing a small rally after Monday’s presidential debate. The tech sector (XLK) is leading, while energy (XLE) is in the red. Alan Valdes, director of floor operations at Silverbear, joins us live from the New York Stock Exchange. Twitter, Facebook, Yahoo and…

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  • Potential Twitter bid; Goldman Sachs upgrades Eli Lilly; US Labor Dept launches review of Wells Fargo

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

    Seana Smith
  • Snapchat launches first camera sunglasses

    Snapchat just announced new camera sunglasses that may or may not be the next best thing. They’re called “Spectacles” and they have a small camera on the edge of the frame.

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  • Deutsche Bank touches new low, Twitter takeover talk, SeaWorld to invest in new attractions

    Here are some of the stocks the Yahoo Finance team will be tracking for you today:

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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) or Facebook (FB). 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
  • Microsoft trots out Deion Sanders to demo fantasy football chat bot

    During Microsoft (MSFT) CEO Satya Nadella’s keynote address at the company’s Ignite cloud conference on Monday, he brought out a number of Microsoft employees to demo various features. Microsoft first unveiled its Microsoft Bot Framework in March, at its Build developer conference. The goal is…

    Daniel Roberts
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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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  • Review: High-flying ‘NBA 2K17’ has a career year

    The 2015-2016 season was a treat for NBA fans. In the final weeks alone, we marveled at the Warriors breaking the all-time regular season win record, held our breath through countless playoff nail-biters, and lost our minds when LeBron “King” James reminded us why he got his particular nickname.…

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