The latest victims of the Amazon effect: The Kardashians

The Kardashians announced they’re pulling the plug on Dash, their brick and mortar boutiques

America’s job-search paradox: The people who really need jobs get the worst offers

Not all job offers are created equally, even in a job seeker’s market.

The richest 1% are on track to control two-thirds of the world’s wealth by 2030

Based on 6% annual growth in wealth, they would hold assets worth approximately $305 trillion.

Tax Guy: How the new tax law creates a ‘perfect storm’ for Roth IRA conversions

Today’s federal income tax rates might be the lowest you’ll see for the rest of your life.

Buying a home this spring? Brace yourself for some tough decisions

Female pilots are a rarity at commercial airlines in the U.S.

Tammie Jo Shults, the Southwest Airlines pilot who made an emergency landing this week, is an anomaly among U.S. pilots.

NewsWatch: The stock market is freaking out up about the bond market—but should it be?

Government bond yields climbing and a shrinking gap between short-term and long-term Treasury rates have prompted some consternation on Wall Street, driving equity prices lower as investors fret about what these dynamics mean for U.S. economic growth entering its ninth year of expansion.

Market Snapshot: The stock market is freaking out about the bond market—but should it be?

Government bond yields climbing and a shrinking gap between short-term and long-term Treasury rates have prompted some consternation on Wall Street, driving equity prices lower as investors fret about what these dynamics mean for U.S. economic growth as it enters its ninth year of expansion.

Earnings Outlook: Alphabet earnings: Google will offer a gander at its Uber investment

Alphabet Inc. has adopted a new accounting standard that will result in a number of changes in its earnings results, one of which could bring the value of its investment in Uber Technologies Inc. into public view.

Therese Poletti’s Tech Tales: Can Facebook, Apple and Google keep powering tech’s growth?

As large tech companies report first-quarter earnings in a flood of results during the next two weeks, they face a major test: Will they continue to post huge growth, and fuel further overall gains for the market, or settle into a more mild adulthood?

The Wall Street Journal: Rosenstein tells Trump he is in ‘no jeopardy’, in meeting

Last week, President Donald Trump’s advisers believed he would soon fire the Justice Department official overseeing a Russia investigation he calls a “witch hunt,” a step that could set off a cascade of resignations and a potential crisis.

The Tell: Stock-market investors brace for months of political uncertainty as midterms approach

Political uncertainty will be an even bigger factor for investors as the November midterm elections approach, says Goldman Sachs.

Market Extra: When is Former first lady Barbara Bush’s funeral service in Houston

Former first lady Barbara Bush died at the age of 92 on April 17, she will be laid to rest on Saturday in Houston at a ceremony at the Bushes’ family church, St. Martin’s Episcopal Church.

Economic Preview: U.S. economy hits brakes in early 2018, but it’s gassed up and ready to go for the spring

The U.S. economy is like a car in the left lane on a partly crowded highway. Sometimes its has to slow down, but it’s still driving above the speed limit. So it was in the first three months of 2018.

Called to Account: New accounting rule raises revenue for big banks, but not all are highlighting the change

As new accounting standards for recognizing revenue take effect in the first quarter of 2018, big banks are taking decidedly different tacks in explaining how some revenues would be reported going forward, and why they are higher or lower than what investors may have expected.

Financial News: Mobius says there’s a 30% correction coming for U.S. stocks

The 81-year-old investment guru and famed contrarian believes the U.S. stock market is set for a significant fall.

The Moneyist: I built a nest egg of $1 million and I’m only 46 — how do make sure my kids benefit?

This man says he’s done everything right, but still loses sleep over his finances.

Capitol Report: Mulvaney’s first fine at CFPB is second-largest in history of agency

The $1 billion fine imposed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and first since Mick Mulvaney took over the agency, ranks as the second-highest in the history of the agency.

The net worth of college graduates with student debt is truly depressing

A new report offers more evidence that 20-somethings are worse off financially than their parents

The disgusting truth about hand dryers

Most people wash their hands several times a day, but drying them could be making them dirtier.

An 80-year Harvard study claims to have found the gateway to happiness

This study started tracking 268 Harvard sophomores in 1938 during the Great Depression.

Barron’s: This tech play debuted with a healthy pop — here’s how to play the stock

While shares in Siemens Healthineers have danced higher so far since debuting last month, investors might not want to bet that big gains will continue for the medical-technology stock.

Workplaces are finally treating mental health days as sick days, even on Broadway

Patti Murin canceled an appearance in ‘Frozen’ this week because of a panic attack.

Will Uber and Lyft make ‘car cutting’ the new cord cutting?

A growing number of consumers are foregoing car ownership thanks to the accessibility of car- and ride-sharing services.

Are you a nervous flyer? Here’s how to find out the age of your airplane

Authorities are looking at metal fatigue as a possible cause of Tuesday’s exploding engine of a Southwest plane.

Bacardí aims to take rum to the next level with new premium brands

This Cornell sociologist says he’s found the secret to a happy marriage

Researchers have long debated theories relating to the economic dependence between spouses.

MarketWatch First Take: Pivotal IPO falls short of recent cloud hysteria

The recent hysteria for new cloud-software stocks seemed to ease a bit Friday with Pivotal Software Inc.’s initial public offering, but there are obvious questions about whether that is an issue with Pivotal or if enthusiasm is waning overall.