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FAA bans flights to Israel for 24 hours

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 5:12pm
The FAA barred U.S. airline flights to Israel for 24 hours after a rocket landed about a mile from Ben Gurion airport.
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Apple profit beats estimates

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 4:30pm
Tech giant Apple posted earnings of $1.28 a share on revenue of $37.4 billion for the third quarter.
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Chrysler recalls Jeeps on ignition issue

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 4:21pm
Chrysler is recalling up to 792,300 older Jeep SUVs worldwide because the ignition switches could cause engine stalling.
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NFL pro's $10M dilemma: Play or walk away

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 4:12pm
An NFL player has a quandary—take a $10 million disability insurance payout, or continue playing football.
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Hedge fund sues Puerto Rico

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 3:32pm
A big hedge fund isn't happy that Puerto Rico has made it easier for some public companies to restructure their debts.
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Gartman: Buy this commodity

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 3:26pm
Forget stocks, forget gold, because there is one commodity Dennis Gartman says every investor needs to own: aluminum.
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Harley investors fall off the hog

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 3:24pm
Harley-Davidson may be one of America's strongest brands, but the shares could be in for another rout.
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Herbalife rises despite Ackman charges

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 2:40pm
Bill Ackman fired his latest shot at Herbalife Tuesday, but the company's stock still had its best day in nearly 6 years.
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Time to tweak the terrorism-insurance act?

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 2:21pm
Congress is once again considering the renewal of an act that requires insurers to offer terrorism insurance. The question is – does it need some tweaks?
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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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