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2016-04-20

Outside the Box: Donald Trump will build a Mexican wall to solve a problem that doesn’t actually exist

Undocumented Mexican migration, on a net basis, ended in 2008 and has been zero or negative for the past eight years, says Princeton University professor Douglas S. Massey.

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Capitol Report: Trump reverses course on paying off debt, says he would replace Yellen

Donald Trump says Janet Yellen has done a “serviceable” job but suggested he wouldn’t keep her as Federal Reserve chairwoman. In an interview with Fortune magazine, Trump also walked back a pledge to pay down the U.S. national debt in…

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The Wall Street Journal: Fed needs to better safeguard releases to media, says watchdog

The Federal Reserve should strengthen its controls to safeguard sensitive economic information released early to the media, a government watchdog said in a report released Wednesday.

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The Wall Street Journal: MGM Growth Properties raises more than $1 billion in its IPO

MGM Growth Properties shares opened above its IPO price of $22.75.

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Colorado emergency rooms are a hot spot for marijuana tourists

Cannabis-related emergency room visits by out-of-state residents have doubled since the state legalized recreational cannabis.

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Marijuana tourism is a budding industry

As marijuana laws have evolved, new industries are arising to meet the demand of weed enthusiasts.

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The marijuana business might have a high-stakes pest problem

There has been a whirlwind of legal, regulatory and business activity since last fall, when a Colorado newspaper’s investigation found shelves stocked with products grown using pesticides that weren’t approved for that purpose.

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Economic Report: Existing-home sales soar 5.1% in March, as housing demand remains strong

Home resales rebounded strongly in March, signalling sturdy demand in the housing market even as the recovery remains choppy.

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Earnings Outlook: What to look for in IMAX earnings

Thanks, in large part, to the continued success of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” in the first quarter, as well as “Deadpool,” “Zootopia” and “Batman v Superman,” IMAX Corp. has had a strong quarter at the box office.

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Your dream of a world without mosquitoes is one step closer to coming true

Genetically-engineered mosquitoes have faced public pushback.

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The Wall Street Journal: Angie’s List swings to surprise loss

Angie’s List reported a surprise first-quarter loss, with higher spending as the company moves toward its “freemium” model ate into its bottom line.

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NewsWatch: Why you shouldn’t let oil crush your stock hopes

Even if oil has been the boogeyman for this market, there are reasons for optimism as certain corners of it have been flying.

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