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Stocks Close Flat as Markets Look to Fed
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:21:43 GMT
Stocks ended flat, with the Dow rebounding from a one-month low, as investors looked ahead to a monetary-policy decision from the Federal Reserve.






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FAA Seeks $12 Million Fine Against Southwest
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:14:40 GMT
The FAA on Monday said Southwest Airlines failed to comply with safety regulations related to repairs on its fleet of Boeing 737 airplanes.






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Business Travel Spending May Hit $1.2 Trillion
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:12:14 GMT
China expected to top the United States for business travel by 2016.
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European Peace Walk Commemorates WWI Centennial
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:46:41 GMT
A century after The Great War began, a group of travelers will leave Vienna on a six-country walk of peace.






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What's Up, Doc? Chuck Jones' Animation on Display
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:21:48 GMT
The world of Chuck Jones is the subject of a new exhibition that will open Saturday in New York and later travel across the United States.






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Hotels Open Pools to 'Daycationing' Visitors
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:16:20 GMT
Maybe you don't have to go far from home to experience the leisurely resort lifestyle.






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U.S.'s Dirty Secret: Exporting Pollution Abroad
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:09:05 GMT
A global coal shell game makes the U.S. appear to be advancing more than it is on global warming.






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Medicare, Social Security Funds to Last Into 2030s
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:54:13 GMT
Medicare's giant hospital trust fund won't be exhausted until 2030, officials say, four years longer than last year's estimate.






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Verizon Will Soon Throttle Speeds for Some Heavy 4G Users
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:38:22 GMT
Verizon had already throttled connections for heavy 3G customers, and announced Monday that the policy is coming to 4G starting in October.






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Where's the Beef? Chinese McDonald's Yanks Burgers
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:00:32 GMT
A meat scandal at a supplier has wiped favorite items from McDonald’s menus across China, leaving branches selling only drinks, fries and desserts.






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How Companies Tap Talents of Disabled Workers
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:52:02 GMT
A long-overlooked player in the American workplace is finally getting some extra attention: The disabled worker.






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Dow at One-Month Low as Industrials Are Hit
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:33:12 GMT
Stocks declined, with the Dow falling to a one-month low, as investors looked to economic reports and a monetary-policy decision this week from the Fed.






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Discount Stores Merge Under One Family Tree
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:06:57 GMT
Dollar Tree said it will buy rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $8.5 billion.






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Russia Ordered to Pay $50B Over Yukos
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:49:19 GMT
Ruling is big hit for a country that is teetering at the edge of recession.






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Zillow to Buy Trulia for $3.5 Billion in Stock
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:25:11 GMT
Two of the largest real estate websites are shacking up.






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China Agents Pay Mystery Visits to Microsoft
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:15:32 GMT
Chinese government officials made sudden visits to Microsoft offices in China, but the company declined to give any reason for the inspections.
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Chinese Officials Visit Microsoft Offices
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:15:32 GMT
Chinese government officials made sudden visits to Microsoft offices in China, but the company declined to give any reason for the inspections.
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Chinese Officials Visit Microsoft Offices
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:15:32 GMT
Chinese government officials made sudden visits to Microsoft offices in China, but the company declined to give any reason for the inspections.
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Hear Heated Exchange Between Pilot, Air Traffic Control
Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:11:15 GMT
Newly released audiotapes reveal a heated exchange between a Delta airlines pilot and an air traffic controller at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport.






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Shut Out: Low-Income Student Athletes Get Sidelined
Posted Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:17:26 GMT
The cost of participating in travel teams, academy teams and even school teams is rising and the sports themselves may pay the price.






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My Car's Been Recalled: Now What?
Posted Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:57:09 GMT
Experts warn that even seemingly minor recalls can involve life-threatening defects. Here's what to do with that recall notice.






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Think Before Booking: What You Should Know About Airbnb
Posted Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:20:43 GMT







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'Topless Tour' Inspires Travelers to Undress
Posted Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:35:33 GMT
It's becoming a trendy experience for female travelers: a topless photo in a scenic location, shot from the back and widely shared on social media.






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Stocks Slide on Amazon Loss, Visa Outlook
Posted Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:58:01 GMT
The Dow dropped triple digits for its worst weekly decline in seven weeks,weighed by Amazon's weak earnings and Visa's outlook.






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Stocks Slide on Amazon Loss, Visa Outlook
Posted Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:13:40 GMT
Stocks fell sharply, with the Dow dropping triple digits, weighed by Amazon's weak earnings and Visa's disappointing outlook.






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