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Companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles
WASHINGTON — Cargill aims to sell more corn and soybeans. MasterCard covets another site for Americans to swipe credit cards. Marriott sees beachfront property that needs hotels. And outside Orlando, Florida, Danny Howell just knows there would be demand for his classic Chevrolet parts. America...
By Paul Wiseman The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Protesters: ‘It’s not the time’ for more Cuba ties
MIAMI — Cuban opposition leaders from the island joined Cuban American politicians and activists on Saturday, pledging to oppose President Barack Obama’s plan to normalize relations with the communist nation and disputing the notion that their community is split by a generational divide. “The...
By Christine Armario and Rachel La Corte The Associated Press FULL STORY
Gulf stocks climb with Dubai gaining 9.9 percent
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Gulf stocks have opened the week with a climb that saw Dubai’s main index gaining 9.9 percent. Qatar’s stock market also saw big gains of 7.6 percent, while Abu Dhabi’s index rose almost 3.5 percent. Saudi Arabia’s stock market closed trading Sunday nearly 2....
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Survey: U.S. gas prices fall 25 cents per gallon
CAMARILLO — The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped another 25 cents a gallon in the past two weeks, to $2.47. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday that prices will likely keep falling. Lundberg says the average price of regular gasoline is the lowest it’s been in...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
  


 
 
 
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What's your favorite part of this time of year?

Getting together with friends and family
Holiday parties
Getting time away from work
The fact I don't have to make a New Year's resolution yet

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
  
 
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