5 Tips to Weather a Turbulent Stock Market

5 Tips to Weather a Turbulent Stock Market

“The one we experienced last week was the mildest,” Mr. Ablin said. In other words, just a technical correction. Others think it was a return to the normal function of a stock market: Some days, investors sell more stock than they buy. “When the Dow drops 1,000 points, that’s more …

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California Bill Would Legally Recognize Blockchain Data

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A California lawmaker has introduced a bill that, if passed, would update the state’s electronic records laws to account for blockchain signatures and smart contracts. Assembly Bill 2658, submitted by Assemblymember Ian Calderon last week, expands the definition of electronic records and signatures – contained in the Uniform Electronic Transactions …

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Trump endorses Romney for U.S. Senate seat from Utah

Mitt Romney speaks about the tech sector during an industry conference in Salt Lake City.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) President Trump on Monday night threw his full support behind Mitt Romney’s bid to be the next U.S. senator from Utah, writing on Twitter that he would be a “worthy successor” to …

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On Russia, Facebook Sends a Message It Wishes It Hadn’t

On Russia, Facebook Sends a Message It Wishes It Hadn’t

Now, Facebook is in the uncomfortable position of reining in an off-message executive, while clarifying that it didn’t mean to bolster the president’s position. “The special counsel has issued its indictments, and nothing we found contradicts their conclusions,” Joel Kaplan, Facebook’s vice president of global policy, said in a statement. …

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The Content of the G.O.P.’s Character

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At the trivial but still telling end of the scale, we have the tale of Scott Pruitt, head of the Environmental Protection Agency, who keeps flying first class at taxpayers’ expense. The money isn’t the important issue here, although his spending violates federal guidelines. The revealing thing, instead, is the …

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