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TicketNetwork, accused by Conn. of deceptive practices, agrees to not use venue names online

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:08pm
Online ticket exchange TicketNetwork Inc. and three other companies have settled a legal dispute that should make it easier for consumers to know they are buying tickets on the secondary market, not directly from events, Connecticut's attorney general and consumer protection commissioner said Thursday.
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Obama Takes Aim at 'Unpatriotic' Corporate Inversions

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:05pm
President Obama is taking aim at U.S. companies that use international mergers to relocate their headquarters overseas to avoid paying U.S. corporate taxes.
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Charles Schwab to add 1,200-plus jobs in Austin, El Paso; getting $6M in state incentives

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:58pm
Charles Schwab Corp. is getting nearly $6 million in incentives from Texas to open an El Paso operations center and increase its presence in Austin, creating more than 1,200 jobs.
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Gold Settles Below $1,300 An Ounce

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:58pm
Gold futures extended losses Thursday to fall below $1,300 for the first time in a month as strong corporate earnings made stocks more attractive in comparison.
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GM Hurt by Recalls While Margin Growth Drives Ford Earnings

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:51pm
General Motors reported 2Q earnings that were heavily impacted by the automaker’s ignition-switch recall, while Ford booked profit growth amid a higher profit margin in North America.
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White House Announces $10B Fund to Invest in Rural Infrastructure Projects

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:37pm
CoBank, a national cooperative bank focused on rural America, is providing the initial $10 billion investment, and the fund will accept additional investments from large investors.
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Oil train cars from North Dakota derail at Seattle rail yard; no spill, but some alarmed

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:30pm
Nothing spilled when three tanker cars in an oil train from North Dakota derailed at a rail yard early Thursday, but it alarmed environmentalists.
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Beverages companies shares up at 1 p.m.

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:23pm
Shares of some top beverages companies are up at 1 p.m.: Anheuser-Busch Inbev ADR rose $.16 or .1 percent, to $113.01.
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Autos companies shares mixed at 1 p.m.

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:23pm
Shares of some top autos companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Ford Motor Co. rose $.08 or .4 percent, to $17.86.
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Airlines companies shares mixed at 1 p.m.

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:23pm
Shares of some top airlines companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Delta Air fell $.30 or .8 percent, to $38.85.
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New Hampshire continues work on possible changes to insurance network adequacy rules

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:11pm
Network adequacy requirements for health plans should focus on making sure consumers have adequate access to different types of services rather than providers, a state Insurance Department official said Thursday.
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After a plateau, cervical cancer vaccination rates for girls rise again _ but only a little

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:08pm
The government is reporting an increase in teen U.S. girls getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine — but it's not much of a bump.
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Morgan Stanley paying $275M to settle SEC charges over sales of risky mortgage bonds

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:08pm
Morgan Stanley has agreed to pay $275 million to settle U.S. civil charges that it misled investors about risky mortgage bonds it sold ahead of the 2008 financial crisis.
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Nasdaq OMX 2Q profit increases 15 percent, tops forecast

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:57pm
The Nasdaq OMX Group Inc. (NDAQ) on Thursday reported earnings that increased by 15 percent in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations.
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Former US Sen. Joe Lieberman named professor at Yeshiva University for next school year

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:51pm
Former U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman has been appointed a professor at Yeshiva University for the coming school year.
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Facebook Market Value Jumps $20 Billion In a Week

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:50pm
Facebook Inc.'s has, so far, added $20 billion to its market value this week, as the stock rallied to a new high after the social network's impressive second-quarter report.
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Air Canada resumes flights to Tel Aviv that were cancelled after rocket strikes

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:37pm
Air Canada is resuming flights to Tel Aviv after a two-day halt prompted by security concerns over rocket attacks near Israel's main airport.
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Varying estimates of health care premium subsidies leave some consumers wary of higher bills

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:30pm
Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law.
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Dunkin' pushing stores to 'upsell' in afternoons; 'Would you like a doughnut with that?'

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:19pm
If an iced coffee from Dunkin' Donuts is part of your afternoon routine, expect a nudge to buy a cookie or doughnut you didn't plan on.
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Cavuto: Bloomberg Blasts, Travel Ban Stops. We Connect. You Decide.

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:09pm
What happens when a guy with a lot of money and still a lot of influence makes a statement? Well, a travel ban gets lifted.
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