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+225.48
17,416.85
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2,021.25
+0.95
FTSE 100
-15.34
6,810.60
-0.22
Nikkei 225
-189.51
17,606.22
-1.06
Crude Oil (WTI)
-0.01
44.44
-0.02
DJIA
+225.48
17,416.85
+1.31
S&P 500
+19.09
2,021.25
+0.95
NASDAQ
+45.41
4,683.41
+0.98
TSX
+33.08
14,635.96
+0.23
iBovespa
+67.70
47,762.24
+0.14
Stoxx 50
+12.87
3,371.83
+0.38
FTSE 100
-15.34
6,810.60
-0.22
CAC 40
+20.49
4,631.43
+0.44
DAX
+26.90
10,737.87
+0.25
IBEX 35
+50.70
10,507.60
+0.48
Nikkei 225
-189.51
17,606.22
-1.06
Hang Seng
-265.96
24,595.85
-1.07
ASX 200
+16.70
5,569.49
+0.30
Shanghai
-43.43
3,262.31
-1.31
Sensex 30
+122.59
29,681.77
+0.41
Crude Oil (WTI)
-0.01
44.44
-0.02
Crude Oil (Brent)
+0.61
49.08
+1.26
Gold
-28.30
1,257.60
-2.20
Silver
-1.13
16.96
-6.24
Copper
-2.10
245.85
-0.85

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When Bread Bags Weren't Funny

We've become so rich that we have forgotten something that is well within living memory: Americans used to have much, much less.

The Koch Paradox

Will playing so big a role in U.S. elections also require the Koch brothers to play a more moderate one?

Putin Family Values

The Kremlin is doing nothing to quash the rumor that Vladimir Putin's younger daughter is behind a project to clone Silicon Valley in Moscow.

Pursuits

Street Style: Paris Beyond the Boulevards

While fashionable Paris was watching the clothes on runways at the menswear shows and couture presentations, we decided to take the opportunity to focus a lens instead on the city’s emerging creative neighborhoods. We sent photographer Molly SJ Lowe to the city’s hipper arrondissements to snap the other side of Parisian dressing. Says Lowe, who stalked the 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 18th, and 20th: “All these places—and more importantly, all the amazing people who allowed me to take their portraits—make up what I feel is the Parisian of today: cool but still sophisticated, always with an air of neglect mixed with a relentless attention to detail, hidden behind controlled half-smiles.”

Editor's Picks

How Does Pepsi Win at the Super Bowl?

Jan. 29 -- PepsiCo Chief Marketing Officer Simon Lowden and Frito-Lay Chief Marketing Officer Ram Krishnan discuss Pepsi’s Super Bowl advertising strategy. They speak on “Market Makers.”

On a Roll: Rolls-Royce Sees Best Year Ever in 2014

Jan. 28 -- Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is on a sales pace it has never seen in its 111-year history. The luxury carmaker had its best year ever in 2014 selling more than 4,000 cars. Bloomberg's Pimm Fox recently sat down with Eric Shepherd, president of Rolls-Royce Motors Cars North America, and found out how its loyal drivers have propelled it to new heights.

Fed Policy Far From Normal as Economy Normalizes: Dutta

Jan. 29 -- Neil Dutta, U.S. economic research head at Renmac, talks about why the Federal Reserve will hike rates sooner than later and how they’ve missed the mark on inflation for more than two years. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

Can McDonald’s Change the Recipe in CEO Switch?

Jan. 29 -- Sara Senatore, analyst at Sanford Bernstein, discusses the challenges faced by Steve Easterbrook as he prepares to succeed Don Thompson as chief executive officer at McDonald’s. She speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

Looking for Love? The Marriage Perk at Alibaba

Jan. 28-- Google and Facebook may offer perks like free food, employee bikes, and ping-pong tables. At Alibaba, you can find your future spouse, get married, and even buy a house. Bloomberg's Candy Cheng travels to Alibaba's headquarters in Hangzhou, China to find out what it's like to work for the Chinese e-commerce giant.

The Hits and Sacks Behind Virginia Tech's Helmet Tests

Jan. 28 -- What makes one football helmet better than the next? Stefan Duma, of Virginia Tech Biomedical Engineering & Sciences, tells Bloomberg how researchers are testing different impacts on helmets and then rating them from best to worst.

Hackers: Who Is Lizard Squad?

Jan. 27 -- A hacker group going by the name Lizard Squad has taken responsibility for taking many sites going off-line recently. Just who is the Lizard Squad?

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