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Breakdown: Tesla's Nevada tax deal

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:45pm
The tax package for Tesla's gigafactory will be worth about $1.25 billion over 20 years, according to the Reno Gazette-Journal.
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Central bank challenge for Scotland

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:42pm
Scotland's nationalists may have to create a central bank and a currency if they win an independence referendum next week.
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Analysts have high hopes for these stocks

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:39pm
Analysts expect 32 companies in the S&P 500 to trade at least 20 percent above their current levels.
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Amazon Fire phone price cut: 99 cents

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:38pm
Amazon cutting the price of its Fire smartphone to 99 cents as the it looks to gain market share in the high-end mobile market.
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Anger is not a strategy

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:34pm
It is natural to feel angry at Vladimir Putin’s aggression and deceptions in Ukraine, but anger is not a strategy, says Harvard Professor Joseph Nye.
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Why stocks may keep chugging higher

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:08pm
Are we near the top? NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari explains why stocks may keep climbing.
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Why this company wants your iPhone 5

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 12:00pm
As consumers line up at Apple stores for the iPhone 6, iCracked will be right there with them, trying to buy their old phones.
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EU delays new Russia sanctions

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:59am
Some governments want to discuss how to suspend the sanctions if a Ukraine cease-fire holds, diplomats say.
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Do-nothing Congress confronts must-do list

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:51am
Congress looks to prevent a government shutdown and extend a freeze on taxing access to the Internet.
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Yikes! Why MSFT may regret its NFL deal

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:44am
Microsoft is paying a lot of money to have NFL coaches and players use its Surface tablet. But the announcers keep calling it something else.
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What to expect from CTIA's big show

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:25am
Between Apple's big product unveiling, carrier pricing battles, and potential M&A in the works, the stakes are high for the wireless industry.
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Congress returns: For what?

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:18am
Congress returns after its long recess and prepares to do what it does best: Absolutely nothing, Politico's Ben White says.
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This chart says Apple’s in trouble: Pro

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:15am
Apple shares have had a huge run ahead of Tuesday's product announcement. But are investors in for a bitter repeat of 2012?
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Jobs still biggest worry for home buyers

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:14am
The labor market, specifically wage growth, has turned Americans bearish on the housing recovery, a new Fannie Mae report shows.
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Tough economic recovery? Blame stocks

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:12am
The widening gap between the wealthy and the rest of America during the recovery can largely be explained in one word: stocks.
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Panera wants you to leave gun at home

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 11:11am
The request places it on a growing list of companies asking guests to refrain from toting firearms into their locations.
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Alibaba to build cash stash for buyouts

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:49am
With Alibaba's massive IPO coming down the pike, the company's own global ambitions are becoming more apparent.
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Legal marijuana clashes with job rules

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:40am
Even as 23 states allow medical or recreational marijuana, experts say most businesses are keeping their drug-free policies. The NYT reports.
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Treasury's Lew urges action on inversions

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:36am
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew called for swift action on inversions, but offered no new ideas for how to do that.
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Hackers target small biz: You prepared?

Mon, 09/08/2014 - 10:33am
Small businesses are running for cover with cyberliability insurance as hack attacks soar.
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