NewsWatch: Occam’s razor says the stock market is in a downtrend
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Based on the philosophical principle known as Occam’s razor, which is that the simplest explanation tends to be the right one, the S&P 500’s break below a long-term uptrend line means it is now in a downtrend. See full story.
Johnny Depp in ‘Black Mass’: 4 things to know
Critics are calling Johnny Depp’s portrayal of Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger one of the actor’s most compelling performances in years. See full story.
Restaurateur Tom Colicchio of ‘Top Chef’ calls for an end to tips
Colicchio says he’ll extend a no-tipping policy at his Manhatten restaurant Craft to dinner, if his “service included” lunch proves successful. See full story.
This House Republican is boycotting Pope Francis speech over climate change
Rep. Paul Gosar calls himself a proud Catholic. But the Arizona Republican says he won’t be going to Pope Francis’s historic address to Congress next week. The reason: the pontiff’s stance on climate change. See full story.
Why saving money in your 20s is actually self-indulgent
How to save and still enjoy life. See full story.
MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE
China, where driving a Buick and drinking a PBR are signs you’ve made it. See full story.