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Japanese automakers up US production

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:43pm
Roughly 85 percent of the vehicles Nissan expects to sell in the U.S. next year will be produced in North America.
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Buffett puts money behind Hillary

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:38pm
Buffett's donation to a Clinton presidential run isn't as big a departure from his anti-PAC principles as it appears.
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Which country has the largest wage gap?

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:26pm
Just how wide is the pay gap? A new study says U.S. women may make as little as 64 cents for every dollar men earn.
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These retailers gain when gas prices drop

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:17pm
An analysis shows that many retailers actually see sales decline when oil prices fall.
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Hamm's ex-wife appeals $1B ruling

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:16pm
Harold Hamm's divorce attorneys called the settlement ruling equitable, but the oilman's ex-wife considers it unfair.
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International stores invade US

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:03pm
Sluggish U.S. sales haven't discouraged a slew of international retailers from planting their flags in the United States.
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Oil price plunge's biggest losers

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 1:01pm
If oil holds its losses next year, 1.2 percent of world GDP may shift from oil-producing nations to consuming nations.
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4 secrets for making friends on Wall St

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:55pm
Wall Street is a dog-eat-dog world. Here are four dirty secrets for making friends from ex-trader Raj Mahal.
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Be cautious about store credit cards

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:29pm
Retail stores will often pressure you to sign up for their store credit card, but take caution when considering them, reports the Today show.
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Tricks to slash costs of gift cards

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:23pm
Shopping for that perennial favorite, the gift card? Don't even think about paying full price.
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NASA's Orion completes debut test run

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:16pm
The flight, which cost NASA about $375 million, was to test that Orion's equipment would work prior to astronauts flying aboard.
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Overlooked BRIC that's been the best

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:10pm
Russia and Brazil are a mess. Meanwhile, China is slowing. It's the other BRIC that's been stellar this year.
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The next hot tech bet...farming?

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:08pm
There’s been a recent uptick in venture capital funding for agriculture technology start-ups.
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Soccer is unprofitable—but hopeful

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:06pm
Major League Soccer is, by some measures, very successful. The problem is that it doesn't make money.
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Delia's to file for bankruptcy

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 11:53am
Delia's said it was liquidating assets and would file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
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Shocking fantasy football sitter: Jon Najarian

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 11:38am
OptionMonster co-founders Jon and Pete Najarian discuss this week's fantasy football picks for those players lucky enough to make the playoffs.
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$40K dollhouse fit for a princess

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 11:26am
This could be London's smallest home. For $40,000 this 6,045-square-inch dollhouse could be yours.
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BK, Tim Hortons to close deal next week

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 11:08am
Burger King and Canadian doughnut shop chain Tim Hortons expect to complete their $11 billion tie-up on Dec. 12.
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Why start-ups need so much cash

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 10:57am
Start-ups have many reasons to need cash. Jai Das of Sapphire Ventures has another: Wine and sporting events cost money.
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JPMorgan's Dimon: I'm cancer free

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 10:39am
JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon sent a memo out to employees on Friday that said he is completely clear of cancer.
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