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Another milestone: S&P closes above 2,000
It was a big round-number day for the stock market. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index closed a hair above 2,000 points Tuesday, 16 years after it finished above 1,000 for the first time. The move extended the stock index’s record-shattering run this year. The latest milestone comes as investors ...
By Alex Veiga The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Survey: Fed’s outlook correct but not solution
WASHINGTON — Economists appear to be of two minds about the Federal Reserve. They agree with the Fed that the job market still isn’t healthy. Yet the latest Associated Press survey of economists finds that most fear the Fed will wait too long to raise interest rates and thereby risk stoking inf...
By Christopher S. Rugaber The Associated Press FULL STORY
Burger King plans expansion of Tim Hortons
MIAMI — The fight for the coffee and breakfast crowd is heating up, both at home and abroad. Burger King said Tuesday it will buy Tim Hortons in an $11 billion deal that would create the world’s third largest fast-food chain. The company is hoping to turn the coffee-and-doughnut chain into a ho...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Study shows social media users shying away from opinions
WASHINGTON — People who use Facebook and Twitter are less likely than others to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offline, according to a surprising new survey by the Pew Research Center. The study, done in conjunction with Rutgers University in New Jersey, challenges ...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
  


 
 
 
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Sources: U.S. considering new relief mission in Iraq
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for..
Time Warner Cable says outages largely resolved
NEW YORK — Time Warner Cable said Wednesday service was largely restored after a problem that occu..
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