Erik J LePage

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Signs of life for Apple's stock as Wall St. eyes new iPhone

By Noel Randewich<p>SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - After months of declines in Apple's (AAPL.O) stock, sentiment appears to be mending as investors focus on …

A new 'Fear Index' is coming to Wall Street

(David W Cerny/Reuters)<br>The stock market has a new "Fear Index."<p>Bats Global Markets, the exchange operator and trading specialist, is launching a new …

Why Did Hillary Clinton Need a Private Server? The Answer Makes Bernie Sanders President

Hillary Clinton is the only Secretary of State to delete 31,830 emails, from her own private server and without government oversight. Thus, we haven't seen all her emails yet. In fact, there are over 30,000 emails that the FBI or Bryan Pagliano might have been able to access, but none of us will …

Crude Oil - A 'Three-Peat'

For those of you who are basketball aficionados, Pat Riley, the president of the Miami Heat and a former NBA coach, trademarked the term "three-peat" …

Asset Class Weekly: Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner

It has been more than a week now since the S&P 500 Index bottomed and began to bounce. But despite the fact that the market is now more than +115 …

Investing

Bernie Sanders Wins… At Least By Google Analytics

In the 1858 debates between <b>Abraham Lincoln</b> and <b>Stephen Douglas</b>, the only way to tell who was the victor was to be lucky enough to stand in the crowd …

Middle-class

Sanders team pumps out attacks on Clinton

Tweets from https://twitter.com/politico/lists/debate-night-w-politico<p>Tweets from https://twitter.com/politico/lists/2016-candidates<p>LAS VEGAS — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders came here ready to fight.<p>While Clinton went after Sanders' gun control record with a scathing passage about how …

Government

This was Bernie Sanders’ night: The candidate of anger and honesty won the Democratic debate

Like Sanders, Trump is talking past the press and the political class — and straight to voters who demand change<p>Bill Clinton came from a place called Hope. Bernie Sanders is from a place called Anger. Many, many American voters also live there.<p>When Sanders, who had the best night Tuesday night in …

Bernie Sanders Touts Big Fundraising Haul After Dem Debate

Bern, baby, Bern!<p>Whether or not you think Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) won Tuesday night's Democratic debate, it's clear his campaign's bank account did.<p>Sanders raised over $1.4 million dollars from the start of the debate until about 3 a.m. eastern, his campaign said. According to his campaign, …

The 11 best quotes from the first Democratic debate

The Democrats' first presidential debate yielded a fair share of zingers, exchanges and moments at Las Vegas' Wynn hotel.<p>Here are the top lines from Tuesday's Democratic main event:<p><b>1.</b> Discussing Hillary Clinton's email scandal, Bernie Sanders zigged where other Republicans have zagged.<p>"Let me say — …

Bernie Sanders Had A Crowd-Pleasing Answer To The Hillary Clinton Email Scandal

"The American people are sick and tired of hearing about your damn emails!”<p>Clinton responded with a smile, turning to reach over as she said, "Thank you, Bernie."

Bernie Sanders

Capitalism on trial: Bernie Sanders creates fireworks early in the debate

Bernie Sanders defends socialism, creating a real argument in the Democratic debate over capitalism.<p>After a bizarrely dramatic preliminaries---including Sheryl Crow singing the national anthem---the Democratic debate got into the nitty-gritty issues right off the bat. Moderator Anderson Cooper …

Bernie Sanders' night: Authenticity wins the Democratic debate

Democrats have a surprisingly competitive race for their presidential nomination, and if you watched their announced candidates debate Tuesday night, you saw why. Not because the candidates, like their Republican counterparts, spent much time and effort attacking one another; they didn't. And not …

5 Hits And 5 Misses From The Democratic Debate

<b>This post was updated at 10:15 a.m. ET</b><p>The first Democratic debate brought out some passionate and, at times, awkward moments from the five candidates on stage. A highlight of the night was when Bernie Sanders decided he'd had enough of Hillary Clinton's email scandal, exclaiming "the American …

How Reporters Reacted When Sanders Said America Has Heard ‘Enough’ About Hillary’s ‘Damn Emails’

Reporters watching Tuesday’s Democratic debate from the press filing room “exploded” in cheers when Bernie Sanders said Americans are “sick and tired” of hearing about Hillary Clinton’s emails, according to tweets from journalists at the scene.<p>Yahoo News reporter Hunter Walker tweeted that “audible …

In Serious Gaffe, Sanders Treats Opponent with Dignity and Respect

LAS VEGAS (The Borowitz Report)—In a major slip that may prove fatal to his Presidential ambitions, Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont treated his principal opponent for the Democratic nomination with dignity and respect on Tuesday night.<p>Calling it a gaffe of historic proportions, many political …

AP FACT CHECK: Clinton, Sanders revise history in Dem debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton revised history in the Democratic debate when insisting she's not a flip-flopper on a trade deal she …

Bernie Sanders And Hillary Clinton's Mutually Beneficial Moment

Clinton and Sanders helped each other with a handshake. At the first Democratic debate, Sanders validated Clinton on the email controversy, and Clinton affirmed Sanders as an equal rival, worth debating forcefully. Both campaigns loved it.<p>LAS VEGAS — For six months, Hillary Clinton barely said …

Government

Bernie Sanders' Google search dominance during CNN debate

Bernie Sanders: President of the Internet

Bernie Sanders won the debate--at least on the internet.<p>I, like tens of thousands of liberal young college students, joined with the hive-mind and watched the debate surrounded by friends and various WiFi enabled technologies. As soon as the debate ended, I began scouring the web for polls.<p>Two …

Watch What Bernie Sanders Tells Hillary Clinton When She Advocates Stronger Gun Control

Bernie Sanders clashed with Hillary Clinton on gun control during Tuesday’s Democratic debate, telling the former secretary of state that her anti-gun rhetoric wouldn’t do anything to stop future mass shootings.<p>The remark from Sanders came after he was grilled by moderator Anderson Cooper for being …

Bernie Sanders won debate, per focus groups

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont). AP Photo/John Locher<p>The overwhelming media and political consensus was that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton won Tuesday night's Democratic primary debate.<p>Clinton was crisp and polished, making almost no mistakes throughout the evening. Meanwhile, Sen. …

Bernie Sanders Won the Debate, and Perhaps the Election, When He Defended Hillary Clinton

It was, without question, the climax of the debate. Hillary Clinton was defending herself against email allegations, when Bernie Sanders came to her rescue. In doing so, he not only demonstrated the decency that is the hallmark of his campaign, but also proved that he's no ordinary …

Yes, Bernie Sanders Defeated Hillary Clinton in the Democratic Debate. Here's Why

Yes, Senator Bernie Sanders clearly won the Democratic debate for a variety of reasons. Clinton was able to convey a hatred of the NRA, but forgot that guns are also used in never-ending wars and Bernie Sanders shined with his call for ending American quagmires. Chafee made a point of stating he …

Bernie Sanders Won America Over With His Introduction

After meeting Lincoln Chafee, Jim Webb and Martin O'Malley, America met Bernie Sanders, and America felt the Bern.<p>Sanders' introduction stood out because it wasn't a list of accomplishments. Rather, it was a passionate attack on the income inequality and big money politics beleaguering our once …

How The Candidates Measured Up: Grading the Democratic Debate

Photo: Associated Press<p>By: Richard Fowler<p>The wait is finally over and the roller coaster ride has begun! The first Democratic presidential debate has taken place and before they dismantle the stage and remove the podium, here's how EBONY.com graded the five candidates on the pressing issues they …