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Boeing Says It Got U.S. License to Sell Spare Parts to Iran

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 8:53pm
Airplane maker Boeing on Friday said it had been granted a license from the U.S. Treasury Department to supply spare parts for commercial airplanes to Iran "for safety of flight purposes."The news was first reported by Reuters.






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Car Wash: 100 Years of Brushes, Soap, Wax Shine and Elbow Grease

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 8:22pm
Last winter’s record snow was a tough obstacle for many retailers and put the big chill on the travel business. But at least one industry is cleaning up as the weather begins to warm up and motorists try to cope with the build-up of corrosive salt and grime.






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Evenflo Recalls 1.3 Million Child Seat Buckles

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 7:04pm
Evenflo Company Inc. is voluntarily recalling more than 1.3 million child safety seat buckles due to the risk children could not be removed quickly in an emergency.






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Yankees vs. Red Sox: Which Team Spends Smarter?

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 6:33pm
Summer is here — in baseball terms, anyway — and Red Sox and Yankees fans are eager to ratchet up their annual, venomous rivalry in the Bronx next week.






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No Ruling on 'Stop Drive Order' for GM Cars

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 6:02pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A federal judge refrained on Friday from issuing an emergency order that would have parked 2.6 million General Motors Co. cars recalled for defective ignition switches linked to at least 13 deaths.U.S.






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Samsung Adds Anti-Theft Features to Galaxy S5 Smartphones

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 6:02pm
Samsung Electronics is adding two safeguards to its latest smartphone in an effort to deter rampant theft of the mobile devices.The features announced Friday by the world's leading mobile-phone maker will protect the Samsung Galaxy S5, which goes on sale next week in the U.S.






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Stocks End Near Lows: Nasdaq Wipes out 2.5 Percent

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 4:29pm
Stocks closed out the week with a big thud Friday, with the Nasdaq narrowly avoiding its worst one-day loss this year as momentum names got crushed for a second day. The Dow and S&P 500 finished far from their record highs hit earlier in the session.






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Microsoft Faithful Have High Hopes for Nadella as 'Next Bill Gates'

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 3:59pm
Think of Microsoft’s new CEO Satya Nadella as the anti-Steve Ballmer.The company’s faithful are hoping that Nadella, who took the reins in February, is the man to make up for Microsoft's "lost decade.






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'Game of Thrones' Tourism Brings Fantasy World to Life

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 3:43pm

The hit HBO series “Game of Thrones” returns Sunday night for its fourth season, and travel companies are looking to cash in on the show's popularity.








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Taco Chain 'Bans' Putin

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 1:40pm
Vladimir won't be "Putin" a hand on a Mighty Taco any time soon. The Buffalo-based Mexican fast-food chain announced it has banned Russian President Vladimir Putin from all of its 23 locations in western New York."You may be ordering around the Crimea, Mr.






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Gas-Loving Spiders Cause Mazda Car Recall

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 1:25pm
For the second time in three years, Mazda Motor Corp has issued a recall for Mazda6 sedans in North America because of a spider that likes the smell of gasoline and weaves a web that blocks a vent in the engine.Mazda told U.S. regulators that it is recalling 42,000 sedans with 2.






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Facebook Explores Anonymity Features

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 1:25pm

Facebook spent years defining what it means to have an online identity. Now it may be spending next few figuring out the complete opposite.








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Gas Fireplaces Recalled Over Explosion Hazard

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 12:54pm
Hussong Manufacturing Co. Inc. will recall about 16,000 gas fireplaces and fireplace inserts after nine reports of explosions and two injuries, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said Friday.The Lakefield, Minn.






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Why Is GM's Free Loaner Car Policy So Hard to Find?

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 12:38pm
It's easy to understand why someone who owns one of the 2.6 million recalled General Motors cars with faulty ignition switches might not want to drive it until the defective part can be replaced.That's why GM told its dealers to give their customers a loaner if they asked for one.






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Stocks Drop as Momentum Names Bleed

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 12:38pm
Stocks spiraled lower in volatile trading Friday, with the Dow and S&P 500 retracting from their record highs, as losses in momentum names accelerated.The Nasdaq is seeing its worst one-day session since early February. For the second day, momentum stocks such as Netflix, Amazon.






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Spring Homebuyers Facing Sticker Shock

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 12:08pm
More potential buyers are out trolling the nation's neighborhoods for their dream homes. Unfortunately, they are finding little to look at and, even worse, they are finding higher prices than they expected.






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Judge Says Lululemon Yoga Pants Lawsuit Should Be Dismissed

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 11:37am
A lawsuit accusing Lululemon Athletica Inc of defrauding shareholders by hiding defects in its yoga pants should be dismissed, a U.S. judge has concluded, in a case that involved a costly recall.In a draft decision released on Friday, U.S.






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Justice Dept Probing High-Speed Trading for Insider Trading

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:50am
The Department of Justice is investigating high-frequency stock trading to see if any of the practices violate insider trading laws, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Friday.Brokerage firms use high-frequency trading to get a jump on their competitors.
    





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Justice Dept Probing High-Speed Trading for Insider Trading

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:50am
The Department of Justice is investigating high-frequency stock trading to see if any of the practices violate insider trading laws, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Friday.Brokerage firms use high-frequency trading to get a jump on their competitors.
    





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Justice Dept Probing High-Speed Trading for Insider Trading

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 10:50am
The Department of Justice is investigating high-frequency stock trading to see if any of the practices violate insider trading laws, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Friday.Brokerage firms use high-frequency trading to get a jump on their competitors.
    





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