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  • The biggest economic myths from the debate

    The first presidential debate failed to tackle key economic issues head-on, according to Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter.

    Nicole Sinclair
  • This app revolutionizes how immigrants send money to their families around the world

    Edrizio De La Cruz emigrated to New York City from the Dominican Republic when he was just 12 years old. In fact, he’s motivated by his desire to serve not only his family but also the next crop of young Latino entrepreneurs.

    Melody Hahm
  • The cybersecurity debate that didn't happen

    Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speak at the same time during the presidential debate at Hofstra University. Last night’s presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump had a surplus of strange moments, but few c...

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  • Pogue’s Basics: Download YouTube videos

    Everybody knows that YouTube videos are for streaming, right? You can’t download one to have on your laptop, to edit or watch on the plane. Ah … but you can. You can pay $10 a month to YouTube to get the YouTube Red service — Or you can use one of many free YouTube downloading sites. In my…

    David Pogue
  • RAOUL PAL: Storm clouds are everywhere

    Problems at Deutsche Bank are just a “canary in a coal mine” signalling a much bigger problem, according to former macro hedge fund manager Raoul Pal.

    Julia La Roche
  • 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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  • 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 Democr...

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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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  • Picking a winner in the first presidential debate

    Wall Street is aiming for gains after two straight days of losses. All three major averages (^GPSC, ^DJI, ^IXIC) were slightly higher as investors analyzed last night’s first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Trump went on the attack early in the debate, ripping…

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  • The good and bad of debate streaming

    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, Trump debate whether Putin was behind DNC hack

    Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump sparred about cyber security during the first of the three presidential debates on Monday.

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

    SwiftKey "has saved people something like 100,000 years of keyboard entry time.”

    Daniel Roberts
  • Microsoft: '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...

    Dan Howley