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Despite Apple’s Big Show, Rate Concerns Drive Markets Lower

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 5:08pm
U.S. markets were in the red Tuesday on continuing concerns around the timing of the Federal Reserve rate hikes.
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Amid increased scrutiny, New York City jails commissioner details Rikers Island reforms

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 5:02pm
New York City's corrections commissioner has detailed proposed reforms to the problem-plagued Rikers Island jail complex in the wake of increased scrutiny and a scathing federal review.
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Krispy Kreme Posts 2Q Profit, But Shares Slump

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:56pm
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. on Tuesday reported a profit of $5.8 million in its fiscal second quarter.
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Krispy Kreme Shares Drop As Profit Falls Short Of Forecasts

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:50pm
Shares of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts slumped 4.8% in after-hours trade Tuesday, after the doughnut seller's fiscal second-quarter profit fell below expectations.
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How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared on Tuesday

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:46pm
Stocks fell for a second straight day Tuesday as investors were left unimpressed by Apple's latest batch of product announcements.
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A list of the top 20 prime-time programs in the Nielsen ratings for Sept. 1-7

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:43pm
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Sept. 1-7.
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NBC flattens its competition with the return of pro football

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:40pm
NBC is certainly ready for some football, given how the NFL's return enabled the network to flatten its competition last week.
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Facebook Is No Longer a $200 Billion Company, For Now

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:26pm
Shares of Facebook fell 1.6% on Tuesday, enough to pull the company's market capitalization back below $200 billion after a brief two-session foray above that mark.
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Miss. regulators will examine if electric cooperatives are wrongly withholding customers' cash

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:23pm
Regulators will review the books of Mississippi's 25 electric power associations to try to determine whether they are holding money that should instead flow back to customers.
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In West's latest land fight, New Mexico ranchers sue over access to habitat of protected mouse

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:21pm
New Mexico ranchers are suing the federal government over its attempts to limit their cattle's access to water and grazing areas after a tiny mouse won endangered-species protections in the Southwest.
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Stocks end lower; Home Depot sinks on data breach, Apple volatile after product announcements

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:11pm
U.S. stocks are ending lower for a second day in a row.
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Ford's Aluminum F-150 Put to the Test

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:10pm
Ford is putting its new aluminum-bodied F-150 to the test during a 26-city tour.
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Honda introduces self-driving car that can navigate freeways

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:08pm
Honda has developed a car that can drive itself on the freeway.
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Stocks Post Losses for a Second Day, Apple Shares Slip

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 4:01pm
Developing: Wall Street continued to decline on a light day for trading volume, but Apple shares saw heaving trading after a slew of product announcements from the company. The stock was up as much as 4%, but closed slightly lower. All three major indexes ended down.
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Maritime leaders told meetings set on port congestion, Panama Canal opening pushed back

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 3:59pm
Maritime leaders were told Tuesday that a federal commission is planning a series of meetings on dealing with port congestion that has resulted from a rebounding economy and bigger ships calling at the nation's ports.
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House GOP to unveil temporary spending bill; leaders determined to avert repeat shutdown

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 3:50pm
Republicans controlling the House are set to unveil a short-term spending bill on Tuesday with new funds to battle the Ebola outbreak but no additional funding to cope with the crisis of unaccompanied immigrant children on the southern border.
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NY comptroller gets involved in FairPoint dispute, pens letter to FairPoint shareholder

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 3:34pm
The New York comptroller is getting involved in the FairPoint labor dispute, using his clout with the company's biggest shareholder to ensure the company's workforce is treated fairly.
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Utah author says woman plagiarized her Christian romance novel, added sex scenes

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 3:29pm
A Utah author says a schoolteacher plagiarized her Christian romance novel, added graphic sex scenes and passed it off as her own.
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Clippers owner, wife give another $250,000 to support universal background checks on gun sales

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 3:07pm
Former Microsoft CEO and new Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and his wife, Connie, have donated another $250,000 to a campaign seeking to expand background checks on gun sales in Washington state.
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Jake Leinenkugel announces retirement, hands control of Wisconsin craft brewer to brother

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 3:01pm
Jake Leinenkugel announced Tuesday that he is stepping down as president of the Wisconsin brewery started by his great-great-grandfather and will be succeeded by his younger brother Dick Leinenkugel, who formerly led economic development efforts in the state.
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