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European markets surge on Greek deal hopes

Hopes that a deal between Greece and its creditors could be cobbled together in time to avoid a messy Greek exit from the euro sent stock markets across Europe sharply higher on Wednesday. Read more »

Published July 1, 2015

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United Airlines investing $30 million in biofuels producer

Airlines says it is investing $30 million in a biofuels company to reduce its vulnerability to oil-price shocks and limits on carbon emissions from planes. Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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Glen Campbell movie sets standard for CNN film

CNN's airing of a documentary on singer Glen Campbell's fight with Alzheimer's Disease shattered previous viewership records for a movie on the news network. Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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USDA: Record soybean crop planted, progress slowed by rain

A record 85.1 million acres of soybeans are in the ground, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Tuesday, but it's not clear whether they'll all sprout because persistent rain in some Midwestern... Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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Chick-fil-A, Chipotle top customer satisfaction ranking

Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A Inc. led the fast-food category in the 2015 American Customer Satisfaction Index restaurant report released Tuesday. Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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First lady: Career, technical studies offer students options

Michelle Obama is telling students a high school diploma is not enough to compete in the global economy, but a college degree is not the only option. Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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US court agrees Apple violated antitrust law in e-book entry

Apple says a federal appeals court's conclusion that it violated antitrust law when it entered the electronic books market does nothing to change the fact it did nothing wrong. Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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US home prices climbing steadily

U.S. home prices increased at a solid clip in April, led by double-digit jumps in Denver and San Francisco. Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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Consumer confidence index climbs to 101.4 in June

Consumer confidence showed a solid gain in June following a modest increase in May, supporting the view that strong job gains are giving a boost to the overall economy. Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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More overtime on the way? Obama calls for broader coverage

They're called managers, and they sometimes work grueling schedules at fast food chains and retail stores. But with no overtime eligibility, their pay may be lower per hour than many workers they... Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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After resisting for years, JetBlue adds checked bag fee

The era of free checked suitcases on JetBlue has come to an end. Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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Coal industry scores a win but fate of plants still in air

Coal companies and their supporters scored a courtroom victory with a U.S. Supreme Court decision that said the Obama administration failed to take potential costs into account when it decided to... Read more »

Published June 30, 2015

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Tourists on holiday coping with Greece's financial crisis

Tourists on holiday in Greece offered advice to others Monday: Bring extra euros. Read more »

Published June 29, 2015

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The next act: what happens now in Greece's drama

Greece has entered the twilight zone. Read more »

Published June 29, 2015

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Looking for love on a dating app? You may find music instead

In your quest to find a date, a spouse or a hook-up, you might discover something else when using dating apps: new music. Read more »

Published June 29, 2015

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US pending home sales climb to 9-year high

More Americans signed contracts to purchase homes in May, as pending sales climbed to their highest level in more than nine years. Read more »

Published June 29, 2015

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5 ways airlines are actually making flying better

Amid the unpleasantness, there are a few bright spots where airlines inject a bit of humanity back into our journey. Read more »

Published June 29, 2015

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Swedish woman's Wall Street dream led to $850M lawsuit

She was a young woman from a tiny Swedish town who aspired to work on Wall Street. He was a married man from China who owned a Manhattan investment consulting firm. The intersection of their lives... Read more »

Published June 28, 2015

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Greeks face new uncertainty after vote called on bailout

Anxiety over Greece's future swelled on Saturday, with people queuing outside banks to withdraw cash, after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' call for the people to vote on a proposed bailout deal... Read more »

Published June 27, 2015

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Mini robots that play soccer and more: Highlights from tech show

How about using the charge in your fingers to clean your teeth? Read more »

Published June 27, 2015

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China stocks plunge, other markets eye Greece developments

Chinese stocks plunged on Friday as panicked investors rushed to sell over fears that an extended bull market was coming to an end. Other world benchmarks fell as a standoff between Greece and its... Read more »

Published June 26, 2015

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No more fee: T-Mobile's new phone-upgrade program explained

T-Mobile is revamping its phone-upgrade program by eliminating a $10-a-month charge for the most popular phones. Read more »

Published June 25, 2015

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Stronger economy, cheap gas expected to spur holiday travel

A stronger economy, rising consumer confidence and cheap gasoline will likely have Americans traveling in big numbers this Independence Day. Read more »

Published June 25, 2015

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Government names special master for Corinthian student debt

The Education Department appointed a special monitor Thursday to help develop a debt relief program for students who attended the now-defunct Corinthian Colleges — a debt forgiveness plan... Read more »

Published June 25, 2015

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Google's new self-driving cars cruising Silicon Valley roads

The latest models of Google's self-driving cars are now cruising the streets near the Internet company's Silicon Valley headquarters as an ambitious project to transform the way people get around... Read more »

Published June 25, 2015

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