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Johnson & Johnson jaw implant recall

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:44am
The FDA said the recall was classified as the most serious type, where there is a probability of serious health problems or death.
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Techy teens threaten apparel retailers

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:42am
Many teens say social cachet involves waving the latest hand-held technology not wearing the latest fashions, the NYT reports.
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JPMorgan probes suspected cyberattack

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:24am
JPMorgan is investigating a possible cyberattack amid reports that Russian hackers attacked U.S. banks this month.
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Foreclosure sales boost Atlanta housing

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:13am
Atlanta is seeing more foreclosure auctions, accounting for more than 3 percent of home sales in July.
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US economic recovery finally taking hold

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:44am
To be sure, it's been a long slog back from the Great Recession, and the recovery isn't about to break any historical records.
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Spiders force Suzuki car recall

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:35am
More than 19,000 midsize Suzuki Kizashi cars are affected by the recall, forced by spider infestations.
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US jobless claims slide as growth soars

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:30am
The U.S. jobless queue shortened again last week, as the economy expanded by more than Wall Street expected.
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AC's glitz is losing its luster

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:22am
The rise and (steady) fall of Atlantic City.
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Human trials of Ebola vaccine start soon

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:09am
The trials will start at the NIH in Maryland. A vaccine is "the first step in a long process," Dr. Anthony Fauci says. NBC reports.
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Start your retirement planning ... NOW!

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:00am
When it comes to retirement planning and making savings a priority, we are truly a nation of procrastinators.
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Embattled grocery CEO wins back job

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:41am
A New England supermarket chain has announced that the former CEO will buy a majority stake in the business.
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Dollar General committed to Family Dollar

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:22am
Dollar General said it remained committed to acquiring rival Family Dollar and reported a 7.5 percent rise in quarterly sales.
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Samsung launches Gear S smartwatch

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:16am
Samsung has launched its Gear S smartwatch just days ahead of Apple's expected iWatch launch.
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Who are the richest members of Congress?

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:00am
Stock holdings, family businesses and real estate have left these lawmakers flush with cash.
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Americans more negative on economy

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:09am
Americans are more anxious about the economy now than they were right after the Great Recession ended, a new survey showed.
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Microsoft CEO to visit China amid probe

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 5:52am
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September as the Chinese government conducts an antitrust probe.
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BP says refinery still in production after fire

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 5:43am
BP said its largest U.S. refinery, at Whiting, Indiana, continued to operate on Thursday morning following a blaze the night before.
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Storms on both coasts kick up surf

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 5:16am
Powerful storms in the Atlantic and the Pacific were kicking up dangerous surfs and rip currents, closing beaches and ports.
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Twitter's Bain: 'Happy' for users not to tweet

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:30am
Twitter's 'number two' head honcho told CNBC he was not concerned about the number of its users who were choosing not to 'tweet.'
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Activists urge stand against Tesla

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:39am
A coalition of government watchdog groups is urging states to stand firm against Tesla Motors' demand for millions of dollars in incentives to win its so-called "Gigafactory".
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