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With President Trump taking vacation at the same time as Congress and a light data calendar, what will the pundits feast upon?

With President Trump joining Congress on vacation, one source of news (and volatility) might be absent.

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Investment Diversification [0.04]

Posted on Aug. 6, 2017, 3:17 a.m. by Arbor Asset Allocation Model Portfolio @ [source]

Unsystematic risk can be nearly eliminated through investment diversification. Unsystematic risk is specific to an individual investment or industry and is not correlated with the market.

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Though many working Americans don't put much thought, or much savings, into retirement, if you're the type who's been planning for the future, you may have reached a point where you've decided when you can retire and what you'll do with your time once you're no longer working.

It's a known fact that many Americans are behind on retirement savings, but a shocking number of older workers have yet to set aside money for the future.

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An update from 5:30 pm on August 5, 2017 of street flooding in New Orleans. This video was originally filmed on Facebook Live by Chelsea Brasted in the Mid-City neighborhood of New Orleans.

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Heavy rains nearing 8 inches in some spots caused widespread flooding Saturday (Aug. 5) that swamped numerous vehicles and some businesses throughout much of New Orleans and parts of Jefferson Parish. The areas affected including parts of the city ...

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Saturday August 5th, It was day 8 of the missing Duluth couple Ron and Mary Tarnowski. Saturday hundreds gathered at the Tarnowski home in hopes that a search party would bring them home.

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Official: Miller could take on comms role [0.00]

Posted on Aug. 6, 2017, 12:10 a.m. by Distressed Volatility @ [source]

A White House official says there are internal discussions that Stephen Miller could be considered for an elevated communications role, in addition to his current position as a senior advisor on policy.

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A flash flood warning continues to be in effect for New Orleans and parts of Jefferson Parish until 8 p.m. Saturday (Aug. 5).

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Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE: PXD) reported earnings this past week, and the market took to the news like a cat to water. Pioneer National Resources.

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4 Tips for a Better Work-Life Balance [0.15]

Posted on Aug. 5, 2017, 11:58 p.m. by Latest Articles in Stocks @ [source]

It's no secret that Americans tend to struggle with work-life balance. But a handful of little-known "Social Security secrets" could help ensure a boost in your retirement income.

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Provided by the Minnesota BCA Mary and Ronald Tarnowski were last seen July 29. Authorities searching for any signs of them found their vehicle with their bodies inside.

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White began his term in 1983 after unseating incumbent Republican Bill Clements, who defeated him in the next election four years later.

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On this Market Foolery podcast, host Chris Hill and Motley Fool One 's Bill Mann discuss two very different companies with two wildly different places in the market today. Teva Pharmaceutical Industrie s (NYSE: TEVA) , meanwhile, faces heavy debt and a challenging market that have cut its market cap in half.

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On August 5, 2017, slow-moving rains caused flooding throughout New Orleans.

For more on the flooding, check NOLA.com.

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On this Market Foolery podcast, host Mac Greer is joined by David Kretzmann of Supernova and Rule Breakers and Ron Gross of Motley Fool Total Income to dig into the news from two companies most people know, and one that tens of millions of us use without knowing it. After all, the newsletter they have run for over a decade, Motley Fool Stock Advisor , has tripled the market.

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On this Market Foolery podcast, host Chris Hill and Motley Fool Funds' Bill Barker discuss the latest news from a quartet of well-known companies: Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) is just getting more profitable, Mondelez (NASDAQ: MDLZ) CEO Irene Rosenfeld will be replaced by an outsider, Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) missed on earnings but still saw share prices jump, and movie theater giant AMC Entertainment (NYSE: AMC) previewed a horror show of a quarter for its industry.

Motley Fool co-founders Tom and David Gardner have spent more than a decade beating the market.

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In this Market Foolery segment, host Mac Greer, David Kretzmann of Supernova and Rule Breakers , and Ron Gross of Motley Fool Total Income discuss the situation of athletic apparel upstart, which had shareholders sweating even more after its quarterly report. After all, the newsletter they have run for over a decade, Motley Fool Stock Advisor , has tripled the market.

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