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Business News

Global stocks rise after US manufacturing survey

Global stocks rise on hopes for low US interest rates, upbeat US manufacturing survey

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:18pm EDT

Supreme Court could limit software patents

Supreme Court considers technology case that could limit US software patents

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Eurozone unemployment stuck near record high

European economic recovery not strong enough to make dent in near-record unemployment rate

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:02pm EDT

NHTSA to require rearview cameras in new vehicles

NHTSA issues final ruling that requires rearview technology in new vehicles by 2018

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 12:30pm EDT

US construction spending up tiny 0.1 percent

US construction spending up tiny 0.1 percent in February despite drop in housing construction

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 11:36am EDT

Stocks head higher for a third day

Stocks move higher for a third day, putting S&P 500 index back in record territory

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 11:13am EDT

GM recall: Many victims were young drivers

Recalled GM cars attracted young, inexperienced drivers unaccustomed to handling a crisis

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 10:02am EDT

UK auditor says Royal Mail was sold off cheaply

British auditor: Government too cautious in Royal Mail privatization

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 08:41am EDT

Inflation slowing in developed countries

Lower energy prices causing inflation to drop in developed countries, economic watchdog says

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 08:32am EDT

German unemployment drops as economy picks up

German unemployment drops to 7.1 percent in March as economic growth bolsters spring increase

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 05:06am EDT

Congress passes bill to stop cut to Medicare docs

With Senate vote, Congress sends Obama bill to stop cut to Medicare docs

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 03:10am EDT

China factory data adds to slowdown signs

China factory index barely changed, HSBC gauge dips for 3rd month in latest slowdown signs

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:30am EDT

Australia to deploy flying air traffic controller

Australia to deploy flying air traffic controller over crowded skies in search for Flight 370

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:16am EDT

AP sources: Health law sign-ups on track to hit 7M

AP sources: Obama health law sign-ups on track to hit 7M on deadline day despite glitches

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 01:15am EDT

NY federal atty rejects corporate doomsday cries

NY federal prosecutor: Corporations use 'Chicken Little' claims to dodge prosecution

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 12:20am EDT

US stocks close out a meager first-quarter gain

Stocks rise, closing out a meager first-quarter gain; S&P 500 is up 1.3 percent year-to-date

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 12:08am EDT

GM recalls 1.5 million cars for steering defect

GM recalls 1.5 million cars for steering defect; says total recall costs to reach $750M in 1Q

Monday - 03/31/2014, 08:10pm EDT

MetLife to pay $60M in NY state licensing probe

MetLife agrees to pay $60 million to resolve New York state licensing probe of 2 subsidiaries

Monday - 03/31/2014, 08:10pm EDT

Soda wars turn to another front _ sparkling waters

Soda wars turn to another front _ sparkling, flavored waters

Monday - 03/31/2014, 06:50pm EDT

Yellen: Job market needs low rates 'for some time'

Yellen signals that job market will need Fed's continued low-rate policies 'for some time'

Monday - 03/31/2014, 06:42pm EDT
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