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Stocks waver as investors monitor company earnings

Stocks are wavering in early trading on Tuesday as investors monitor corporate earnings from the likes of Gilead, McDonald's, Texas Instruments and others. Slumping oil prices held the gains in... Read more »

Published 19 hours ago

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US home prices rise at steady pace as sales heat up

U.S. home prices continued their steady upward march in May, spurred by rising sales and a dwindling supply of available houses. Read more »

Published 20 hours ago

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Former Oregon lumber town rides digital wave to a comeback

It was not long ago that Crook County had five major lumber mills. Timber was king, and the rural Oregon county was the nation's top producer of ponderosa lumber. Read more »

Published 20 hours ago

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Historic solar flight marks first round-the-world journey

The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history on Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an epic 25,000-mile... Read more »

Published 20 hours ago

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Judge set to decide on $15B Volkswagen settlement

A $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's diesel emissions cheating scandal faced a critical test, as a federal judge decided whether to grant it preliminary approval. Read more »

Published 20 hours ago

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Farewell to VCRs: Japanese maker to shelve once-hit product

Japanese electronics maker Funai Electric Co. says it's yanking the plug on the world's last video cassette recorder. Read more »

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Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an era

Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. Read more »

Published yesterday

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Goldman 2Q earnings jump, helped by lower legal expenses

Goldman Sachs' earnings jumped 78 percent from a year ago as the bank's legal expenses declined and its trading desks saw a surge of activity during Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Read more »

Published July 19, 2016

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US stock indexes pull back after a strong 3-week run

Stocks are mostly lower in early trading on Wall Street Tuesday as a three-week rally that brought indexes to all-time highs loses momentum. Netflix and other companies reported disappointing... Read more »

Published July 19, 2016

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Netflix facing tougher times as US subscriber growth slows

After years of spectacular success, Netflix is starting to hit some potholes. The internet video service is wrestling with slowing U.S. subscriber growth and an ambitious international expansion... Read more »

Published July 18, 2016

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US homebuilder sentiment slips in July

mebuilders are feeling slightly less optimistic about their sales prospects this month, though their outlook for the new-home market remains positive overall. Read more »

Published July 18, 2016

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US says fuel economy likely won't meet 2025 targets

The U.S. government says the nation's cars and trucks are well on their way to meeting fuel economy and emissions standards set for 2025, but cheaper gas prices could ultimately lower those targets... Read more »

Published July 18, 2016

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Route 66 becoming green with charging stations, solar panels

Route 66, the historic U.S. highway made famous for attracting gas-guzzling Chevrolet Bel Airs and 1957 Cadillacs traveling from Chicago to Los Angeles, is turning green. Read more »

Published July 15, 2016

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Exhibit features furniture from trees destroyed during storm

Furniture designer Harold Greene grew up making toys out of reclaimed scraps of wood in his Southern California neighborhood. Read more »

Published July 13, 2016

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United writes off $412 million after losing Newark bulwark

Losing near-monopoly control over Newark Liberty International Airport is going to cost United Airlines $412 million, or $264 million after taxes. Read more »

Published July 13, 2016

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New York experiments with tiny "micro" apartments

New York City's first "micro" apartment complex is open for business, challenging the limits of minimalist living. What the tiny dwellings lack in square footage, they try to make up for in amenities. Read more »

Published July 13, 2016

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Stocks edging up on Wall Street in early morning trading

Stocks are edging up on Wall Street in early morning trading Wednesday after setting records the last few days. Utility companies are making the largest gains while energy companies fall with the... Read more »

Published July 13, 2016

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Fact sheet: 2016 Nissan Sentra

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Published July 13, 2016

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Businesses try to keep calm amid uncertainty of Brexit vote

Britain's vote to leave the European Union is already taking a toll on some small U.S. businesses, with canceled tour bookings in New York and U.K. retailers cutting back their orders from... Read more »

Published July 13, 2016

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Stocks mostly lower on Wall Street in morning trading

Stocks are mostly lower on Wall Street in morning trading Wednesday after setting records the last few days. Energy companies are falling sharply along with the price of oil. Utility companies,... Read more »

Published July 13, 2016

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What to expect as May starts untangling the UK from the EU

Home Secretary Theresa May is set to become Britain's new prime minister Wednesday when David Cameron steps down after six years at 10 Downing Street because of his defeat in the country's... Read more »

Published July 12, 2016

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US wholesale inventories up 0.1 percent in May

U.S. wholesale businesses increased their stockpiles by a modest amount in May while growth in their sales slowed slightly. Read more »

Published July 12, 2016

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Burberry names Gobbetti as new CEO to replace Bailey

Burberry PLC replaced Christopher Bailey as its CEO on Monday, ending the project of having him both lead the fashion house and serve as its chief creative officer. Read more »

Published July 11, 2016

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Women more likely than men to face poverty during retirement

During their working years, women tend to earn less than men, and when they retire, they're more likely to live in poverty. Read more »

Published July 10, 2016

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Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival

Japan's ruling coalition was a clear winner in Sunday's parliamentary elections, preliminary results and Japanese media exit polls indicated, paving the way for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to push... Read more »

Published July 10, 2016

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