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The priciest Executive MBA program?

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 1:57pm
In just three years, the number of Executive MBA programs with six-figure price tags has gone from 22 to 40.
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McD's 'deceived' after China meat audit

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 1:44pm
An audit of its China meat supplier left McDonald's "a bit deceived" following news of expired meat being served in China.
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Where and when to snag sales tax holidays

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 1:43pm
Several states will once again offer sales tax holidays during the critical back-to-school shopping period.
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Judge urges settlement in Argentina case

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 1:38pm
A US judge overseeing Argentina's debt restructuring case ordered negotiators and holdout investors to meet until a settlement is reached.
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McDonald's sees Russian sales chill

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 1:17pm
As McD's discussed a tough quarter with analysts, it singled out the shaky situation in Russia as part of its recent problems.
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3 reasons why Apple should watch Xiaomi

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 1:14pm
At first glance, it may seem easy to dismiss Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi as a viable competitor to Apple. Not for long.
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Un-advertised listings distort housing

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 1:04pm
So-called pocket listings are on the rise and may be masking how much housing inventory is actually for sale.
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NJ's pension crisis, just heating up

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:49pm
The Garden State's pension system is expected to hit more than $54 billion in unfunded liabilities by fiscal year 2018.
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Appeals court split on Obamacare subsidies

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:46pm
In a dramatic split decision, two appellate panels disagreed on the legality of government subsidies for Obamacare.
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BATS President William O'Brien leaves

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:34pm
BATS Global Markets, a global operator of securities markets, said that its president, William O'Brien, has left.
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US lawmaker wants tax loophole plugged

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:27pm
Action is needed to plug a loophole that allows corporations to avoid taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas, the U.S. Senate Finance Committee chief said.
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White House: Confident in ACA subsidies

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:18pm
The White House dismisses the setback as "interesting to legal theorists." Boehner says it proves Obamacare "is completely unworkable."
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White flags appear atop Brooklyn Bridge

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:14pm
Someone has replaced two American flags on the Brooklyn Bridge with mysterious white flags.
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Bank hackers go phishing with Emmental

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:05pm
Hackers are using a phishing attack named "Emmental" to bypass banks' two-factor authentication systems. NYT reports.
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How to get millennials to buy a house

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:04pm
The head of the Mortgage Bankers Association spends his days cheering for homeownership, but his twenty-something daughter isn't convinced.
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Has the Michael Kors bubble burst?

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 12:02pm
Analysts are concerned the label has reached its saturation point in North America.
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US: Pro-separatists likely shot down MH17 'by mistake'

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:42am
After days of outrage over the handling of the Flight MH17 crash site in Ukraine, European ministers meet to discuss further sanctions against Russia.
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Text of Obamacare subsidies court decision

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:32am
This is the complete text of a decision by a panel of the U.S. appeals court in Washington finding many Obamacare subsidies illegal.
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Stocks move on Obamacare ruling

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:22am
A federal appeals court declared that government subsidies worth billions of dollars that helped 4.7 million people buy insurance are illegal.
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Skilled workers now easier to find

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:12am
It seems at first glance that firms should be finding it harder, not easier, to attract skilled workers. The Fiscal Times reports.
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