The Latest: Funding deal has wins for both sides

The Latest on the bill being negotiated on Capitol Hill to fund the government through September (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Top Capitol Hill negotiators have reached a hard-won agreement on a huge $1 trillion-plus spending bill that would fund the day-to-day operations of virtually every federal agency through September.




Is Retail Really Dying?

The current narrative surrounding retail is that its Armageddon -- stores are closing and whole chains are going out of business.


Don't Try to Time the Market: Do This Instead

Market timing is a losing proposition, but an even worse mistake is letting the wrong emotions control your investment tactics. Our Foolish analysts suggest some better long-term strategies for investors.

Box office: 'Furious' passes $1B, 'Latin Lover' surprises

"The Fate of the Furious" throttled past $1 billion globally and took No. 1 at the box office for the third straight week on a weekend where multicultural offerings dominated North American theaters As expected, the eighth "Fast and the Furious" installment stayed atop the domestic box office with an estimated $19.4 million.

5 Crucial “Money Facts” That Could Potentially Increase Your Return

By Scott Krase via 5 Crucial “Money Facts” For Zeroing In On The Cost Saving Ideas That Could Potentially Increase Your Returns…. ….And Ditching The Time Wasting and Expensive Money Wasting Products Before Your Next Statement Arrives…. Are You Using Mutual Funds? It’s been my experience that investors don’t want to give themselves a raise and…