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Google to pay $17M to settle Safari privacy case

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is paying $17 million to 37 states and the District of Columbia to make amends for the Internet search leader’s snooping on millions of people using Safari Web browsers in […]

11/18/2013

A board on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the record closing number for the Dow Jones industrial average. Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013.  (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Dow hits another high on hiring surge last month

NEW YORK (AP) — An unexpectedly strong jobs report gave stocks a lift on Friday, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average back to an all-time high. The gains were led by banks, such as Bank […]

11/08/2013

The Boeing Company logo.  (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)

Boeing soars on strong demand for new planes

Boeing is riding a wave of demand for new fuel-efficient planes from airlines around the globe. Now the trick is to build them fast enough. With a backlog of orders worth $344 billion, Boeing has […]

10/23/2013

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Google’s 3Q earnings rise 36 percent, stock surges

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google’s earnings climbed 36 percent despite a deepening slump in its average ad prices as advertisers purchase a growing number of cheaper commercial pitches to reach people who connect to its […]

10/17/2013

Jos. A. Bank offers $2.3B for Men’s Wearhouse

NEW YORK (AP) — Nothing like getting the brush-off. Jos. A. Bank proposed to acquire its bigger rival Men’s Wearhouse in a $2.3 billion deal that could create a men’s wear juggernaut with close to […]

10/09/2013

A sales person pulls out an iPhone 5s for a customer.  (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Apple says it has sold 9M new iPhones since Friday

  NEW YORK (AP) — Apple says shoppers snapped up 9 million of its newest iPhones since the devices were launched Friday, and that demand is exceeding supply. Apple says the two new models gave […]

09/23/2013

Macy's department store in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Macy’s sales slip; shoppers wary of spending

NEW YORK (AP) — Macy’s Inc. reported a disappointing profit for its second quarter and cut its outlook for the year on Wednesday, with the department store operator citing shoppers’ reluctance to spend for a […]

08/14/2013

Bottle tops of Coca-Cola 8 oz. bottles are shown in Doral, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Bad weather complicates Coca-Cola’s soda struggles

NEW YORK (AP) — Coca-Cola is struggling to sell more soda in the U.S., and it can’t seem to catch a break. The world’s largest beverage maker on Tuesday blamed a confluence of factors including […]

07/16/2013

US stocks fall in quiet end to a bumpy month

NEW YORK (AP) — Given the wild trading of late, it was a calm close to the month. After flitting between tiny gains and losses most of Friday, the stock market closed mostly lower, a […]

06/28/2013

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As the Dow breaks 15,000, is it too late to buy?

NEW YORK (AP) — Are stocks worth buying now? With the Dow Jones industrial average breaking through 15,000, it’s natural to worry that stocks have gone up too far. But higher priced stocks aren’t necessarily […]

05/05/2013

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