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US aims to cut methane emissions by nearly half through regulations on gas, oil production

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 9:05pm
The Obama administration is putting the energy industry on notice that it intends to curb methane emissions by nearly half through regulations affecting oil and gas production.
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Japan Stocks Drop Amid Deflation Fears And Rising Yen

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 8:44pm
Japanese stocks lost more altitude in early Wednesday action, with deflation fears, a weak U.S. lead and especially further gains for the yen all helping to push the Nikkei Stock Average down 0.9% and the broader Topix down 0.8%.
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Australia Stocks Slouch Lower On Resource Weakness

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 7:39pm
Australian stocks shook modestly lower in early Wednesday trade, with weak resource prices helping drive the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 down 0.2% after losing 0.3% in the previous session.
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Port of Oakland reached all-time high in cargo volume 2014

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 7:31pm
The Port of Oakland has reached an all-time high in cargo volume thanks to a stronger U.S. demand for Asian goods and because busy ports in Southern California have diverted some of their cargo north to Oakland.
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Mohawk Industries To Acquire Vinyl-flooring Maker IVC

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 7:20pm
Mohawk Industries Inc. said late Tuesday it agreed to buy vinyl-flooring maker IVC Group for $1.2 billion in cash and stock.
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Tesla chief Musk says company can make a profit by 2020

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 7:16pm
The head of electric car maker Tesla Motors says the company should turn a profit in five years after it brings a lower-cost car to market.
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Tesla CEO: China Sales Weak, Promises Model X by Third Quarter

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 7:14pm
Tesla Motors Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday that the electric luxury car maker's sales in China were "unexpectedly weak" during the fourth quarter, but sought to assure an audience in Detroit the problems are being fixed.
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Citing need to control costs, United Airlines says it may outsource up to 2,000 airport jobs

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 7:01pm
United Airlines is considering cutting up to 2,000 jobs at 28 airports around the country and hiring a contractor to do the work.
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Illinois Gov. Rauner's executive order puts planned Illiana Expressway on hold, under review

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 7:01pm
A planned 47-mile expressway between Illinois and Indiana is on hold after new Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner issued an executive order aimed at addressing the state's deep budget problems.
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4 groups interested in final Massachusetts casino license reserved for southeastern region

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:46pm
A prominent executive who ran casinos in Atlantic City and Las Vegas and a Brookline woman who wants to build one to benefit Native Americans are among the names eying a Jan. 30 deadline to apply for Massachusetts' final resort casino license.
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Obama to announce efforts to remove barriers to greater broadband access

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:46pm
The Obama administration wants to provide greater access to fast broadband service in towns and cities across the country by encouraging the Federal Communications Commission to remove legal barriers to competition by Internet service providers.
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Union wants to represent flight attendants at Delta; airline says workers 'deserve better'

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:46pm
The International Association of Machinists says it has enough support from Delta Air Lines flight attendants to force a union-representation election.
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Claman on Call: Stocks Reverse Course

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:39pm
Welcome to Claman on Call. The markets might be closed but FOX Business is always on call.
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Department Store Retail companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top department store retail companies were mixed at the close of trading: Kohl's Corp. rose $.01 or percent, to $60.64.
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Computer companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top computer companies were mixed at the close of trading: Apple Inc s rose $.97 or .9 percent, to $110.22.
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Construction companies shares down at the close of trading

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top construction companies were down at the close of trading: Fluor fell $.55 or 1.0 percent, to $55.63.
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Beverages companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top beverages companies were mixed at the close of trading: Anheuser-Busch Inbev ADR rose $.43 or .4 percent, to $113.89.
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Banks companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top banks companies were mixed at the close of trading: Bank of America Corp. fell $.23 or 1.4 percent, to $16.45.
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Tools and Appliances companies shares down at the close of trading

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top tools and appliances companies were down at the close of trading: General Electric Co. fell $.12 or .5 percent, to $23.86.
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Autos companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 6:17pm
Shares of some top autos companies were mixed at the close of trading: Ford Motor Co. fell $.01 or .1 percent, to $15.21.
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