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Why the dominant Dodgers are actually World Series underdogs
When researchers at Bowling Green State University asked students to root for one of two teams in a hypothetical best-of-seven series, 81 percent of the subjects chose the underdog. "Underdogs," the authors wrote, "receive support from the social value of equity." My guess, then, is that there are
DaVita and AeroVironment jump while Fred's and Patterson dip
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday: DaVita Inc., up $8.27 to $69.20 The dialysis services company agreed to sell a physician practice business to health insurer UnitedHealth for $4.9 billion. Fred's Inc., down 95 cents to $4.14 The discount retailer suspended its dividend
How the US coal industry is reacting to the Paris Climate Accord withdrawal
While the global reaction to President Donald Trump 's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement was largely critical, at least one energy industry important to Trump celebrated his decision to break from the accord -- the coal industry. Four of the five largest coal producer companies
State department issues presidential permit for Keystone pipeline
The White House announced today it has signed off on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, authorizing the Canadian company behind the project to begin construction. According to a press release from the Department of State, a presidential permit was issued to TransCanada Corp., authorizing the energy firm
Keystone pipeline won't have to use American steel, despite Trump's repeated promises
The Keystone XL pipeline will not be bound by the Donald Trump 's Jan. 24 memo requiring new and retrofitted pipelines to use American steel, the White House said today -- and apparently contradicting promises made by the president. "The way that executive order is written … it’s specific to new
Sean Spicer Briefs White House Press Corps
The White House press secretary for President Trump held his first press briefing answering questions.
Stocks in Sectors Challenged Under Obama Rally After Trump Election Upset
While the reaction of the markets to Donald Trump 's surprise election win caused some alarm, this morning some industries have rallied around the news. With stock futures plunging last night, commentators were drawing comparisons to sell-offs last seen amid the financial crisis of 2008. But this
Wall of Taco Trucks Greets Trump in Vegas Ahead of Final Presidential Debate
ABC News' Charli James is at a protest by the culinary workers union in Las Vegas ahead of the third presidential debate, where taco trucks have lined up in solidarity with the protestors.
Smithsonian Exhibits Personal Items of Artists Jackson Pollock and Frida Kahlo
ABC News' Serena Marshall takes us behind the scenes at the Smithsonian Institution.