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Govt, JPMorgan reach tentative deal

WASHINGTON (AP) – JPMorgan Chase & Co. has tentatively agreed to pay $13 billion to settle allegations surrounding the quality of mortgage-backed securities it sold in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, a person […]

10/20/2013

The lobby of JPMorgan Chase headquarters in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

AP source: Govt, JPMorgan reach tentative deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — JPMorgan Chase & Co. has tentatively agreed to pay $13 billion to settle allegations surrounding the quality of mortgage-backed securities it sold in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, a person familiar […]

10/19/2013

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American Airlines’ parent earns $289 million in 3Q

DALLAS (AP) — After years of losses, American Airlines is making money by boosting revenue and cutting labor costs. The nation’s third-largest airline is doing well enough to add dozens of new planes to its […]

10/17/2013

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Justice Dept to sue North Carolina over voter law

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Justice Department will sue the state of North Carolina for alleged racial discrimination over tough new voting rules, the latest effort by the Obama administration to fight back against a Supreme […]

09/30/2013

Georgetown University's campus in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Obama administration says colleges should seek diversity

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is telling colleges and universities they can continue to use admissions to increase diversity among their students, even in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling that could potentially […]

09/26/2013

The lobby of JPMorgan Chase headquarters in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

JPMorgan pays $920M, admits fault in trading loss

WASHINGTON (AP) — JPMorgan Chase & Co. will pay $920 million and has admitted that it failed to oversee trading that led to a $6 billion loss and renewed worries about serious risk-taking by major […]

09/19/2013

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NY judge orders Apple to modify e-book contracts

NEW YORK (AP) — Looking to force Apple to obey antitrust laws, a judge on Friday ordered the technology giant to modify contracts with publishers to prevent electronic book price fixing and said she will […]

09/06/2013

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10 Things to Know for Friday

(AP) – A look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1. OBAMA FACES RESISTANCE ON POSSIBLE SYRIA STRIKE The administration shared intelligence with lawmakers aimed at convincing […]

08/29/2013

American Airlines and US Airways jets prepare for flight at a gate at the Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Uncertainty awaits airline industry without merger

DALLAS (AP) — The merger between American Airlines and US Airways was supposed to cap an era of consolidation that helped the airline industry return to profitability. And it would make American a viable competitor […]

08/14/2013

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New challenge for American-US Airways airline merger

American Airlines and US Airways say the government has reached the wrong conclusions about the planned merger of the two airlines. The Justice Department, joined by a half dozen states, filed a lawsuit today to […]

08/13/2013

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