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Waiting for word from Bernanke, stocks move higher

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s all about the Fed. Still. U.S. stocks moved higher Tuesday, helped by news of a pickup in home building and low inflation. But the Federal Reserve loomed large, with investors […]

06/18/2013

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Hormel buying No. 2 peanut butter Skippy for $700M

NEW YORK (AP) — Hormel Foods apparently has a hankering for a peanut butter and bacon sandwich. The company primarily known for Spam and other cured, smoked and deli meats said it’s buying Skippy for about $700 million.

01/03/2013