U.S. Home Prices Continued Brisk Growth in July, Case-Shiller Says

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Home price growth showed no signs of abating in July, as strong demand for homes and a shortage of inventory helped drive prices close to new highs.

Health of the U.S. Economy Is a Matter of Debate

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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton put forward sharply different portraits of the U.S. economy in their first face-to-face debate, offering voters a choice not only on the details of trade and tax policy but also on which assessment best reflects the state of the nation.

Yahoo Breach: Senators Demand Answers

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Six Democratic U.S. senators have written to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, seeking answers to questions about the company’s 500-million-account data breach, thought to be the largest ever.

Global Container Volume on Track for Worst Year Since 2009

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Global container volume growth is on track to be flat this year, which would mark the sector’s worst performance since the 2009 economic crisis and a sure catalyst for further bankruptcies and possible acquisitions.

Buying a Special-Edition Car Takes Grit

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Ferrari this week is unveiling its LaFerrari Aperta, a small production run convertible, but don’t count on getting one even if you have the money: It can require years of car purchases and factory visits. A bit of celebrity helps, too.

Elon Musk Outlines Mars Plans

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Entrepreneur Elon Musk unveiled his contrarian vision of sending humans to Mars in roughly the next decade and ultimately setting up colonies there.

Salesforce Enters E-Commerce Fray

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Salesforce.com on Tuesday introduced a new e-commerce service based on its $2.8 billion acquisition of Demandware Inc. in July.

Sonic Expects to Miss Wall Street Views in Fourth Quarter

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Sonic estimated its fourth-quarter earnings would come in below Wall Street expectations amid dwindling traffic and lower consumer spending at its restaurants.

Five Things to Watch: Janet Yellen's Testimony on Regulation

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Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday about financial regulation. Here are the main things to watch for.

Media Likes Twitter But Tech May Pay More

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Twitter has generated interest from tech and media companies, but the former are likely to pay a higher price.

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