Nationalists and Economic Growth: The Bad and the Good

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The financial establishment has been uneasy with the nationalist wave sweeping across the U.K., the U.S. and now France. But Hungary and Poland show that fears of economic fallout due to rising nationalism may be misplaced, at least in the short run, Greg Ip writes.

Palo Alto Networks Frightens Again

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Sales woes and rising competition are crimping the growth of one-time cybersecurity star Palo Alto Networks.

Twitter Takes More Proactive Approach to Finding Trolls

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Twitter said it will use software to proactively find users who harass others, taking some of the burden off its users to report abuse in an attempt to preserve its audience.

How Google Does TV

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Google’s bet on web TV with YouTube involves a much smaller wager than AT&T’s with DirecTV.

Lowe's Posts Revenue and Profit Gain

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Lowe’s Cos. posted revenue and profit growth in the latest quarter as an increase in same-store sales helped drive results.

McDonald's to Expand Mobile, Delivery Options

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Fast-food giant McDonald’s Corp. unveiled a strategy that would use technology to keep existing customers, convert casual customers into frequent eaters and regain customers lost to competitors.

U.S. Auto Sales Mixed in February

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Auto makers posted mixed U.S. sales results in February, as companies slapped steep discounts on vehicles in an attempt to reduce gluts on dealer lots.

For Snap, the Truth Will Be in Advertising

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Snap calls itself a camera company, but everything beyond the first line of its IPO filing suggests it is an advertising company. And estimating how much ad revenue it can generate is key to determining its value.

Fed Officials: March Rate Increase 'on the Table'

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The Federal Reserve will be carefully considering whether to raise short-term interest rates at its meeting in two weeks, two top officials suggested Tuesday, reinforcing recent similar messages from the central bank.

The Urban Condo Boom Has Reached Its Final Frontier: Detroit

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The downtown luxury-living movement, which has transformed cities across the U.S., is showing signs of slowing. Detroit’s development bonanza in a city still struggling economically, is emerging as a test of the phenomenon’s staying power.

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