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Detroit approves debt-cutting plan

18 hours 23 min ago
In a step forward to overcome bankruptcy, Detroit's retirees and active employees have approved a debt-cutting plan.
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Food chains dragged into food scandal

18 hours 38 min ago
A food scandal in China is spreading, dragging in Starbucks, Burger King and others, as well as McDonald's products from Japan.
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China's debt soars to 250% of GDP

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 11:42pm
China's debt has soared to two and half times its economy from 147 percent at the end of 2008, Standard Chartered estimates.
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Would you eat fast food in China?

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:30pm
If you were in China, would you consume fast food? Share your views in our poll.
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Which ‘swans’ are on market radar?

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:08pm
Volatility measures suggest investor complacency, but a wedge of looming swans may disrupt the calm this summer, Societe Generale said.
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Apple now a value stock: Analyst says

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:57pm
BGC Financial's Colin Gillis expects earnings to drive Apple shares lower.
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Gartman: 3 ways to play Russian turmoil

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:29pm
Dennis Gartman of "The Gartman Letter" lays out three ways to play the increasing geopolitical tensions out of Russia and Ukraine.
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Honeywell CEO: Algae fuel ‘for real’

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:18pm
Imagine making fuel from algae rather than petroleum. Honeywell says it’s possible right now.
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8 reasons the market isn’t worse

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:08pm
Jim Cramer finds the relative strength in stocks somewhat curious, given the widespread geopolitical unrest.
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Dodd-Frank not final chapter: Dodd

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:47pm
Four years after the Dodd-Frank was signed into law, its co-authors said it isn't the last chapter on reform.
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Netflix off by a penny, sales in line

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:44pm
Netflix reported slightly lower-than-expected earnings while revenue was in line with estimates, thanks user growth.
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Back to business Tuesday with Apple

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:32pm
Despite the shadow of geopolitics, earnings from seven Dow components and Apple could make a back to business Tuesday.
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Sterling said to need $2B sale for debt

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:28pm
Donald Sterling will be forced to sell off some of his real estate assets to pay back debt if Clippers aren't sold, a court witness says.
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After-hours buzz: AAPL, CMG, NFLX & more

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:24pm
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday: Apple, Chipotle, Netflix & more.
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Ackman: Why Herbalife will collapse

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:03pm
Bill Ackman said Pershing Square's presentation of a Herbalife investigation will "expose incredible fraud."
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AAPL earnings: It's about what's next

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:48pm
Investors are more interested in what Apple may roll out in the fall than its third-quarter earnings.
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Irish cafe bans loud Americans

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 3:25pm
The reputation of the ugly American tourist is getting a revival in one seaside Irish village.
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Obama bars federal LGBT discrimination

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 2:51pm
President Obama signed an order barring federal contractor discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
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Slow wage growth for new college grads

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 2:03pm
New research from the San Francisco Fed shows slow wage growth for new grads, a trend that reflects continued weakness in the economy.
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Tsarnaev friend convicted of obstruction

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 1:49pm
Azamat Tazhayakov, friend of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, was convicted for impeding the investigation into the bombings.
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