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Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

Updated 19 hours ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

The U.S. government is adding more than 3 million vehicles to a rare warning about faulty air bags that have the potential to kill or injure drivers or passengers in a crash.
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New rules on banks' risk in mortgage bonds eased

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

New U.S. rules aimed at getting banks to take on more of the risk when they package and sell mortgage securities are being relaxed with an eye to spurring broader home lending.
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Kimberly-Clark to cut up to 1,300 jobs

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

Kimberly-Clark plans to eliminate up to 1,300 jobs as part of restructuring efforts aimed at reducing costs and making its business more efficient.
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Packaging error prompts recall of naproxen pills

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

A North Carolina company is recalling nearly 12,000 boxes of pain relief tablets sold at Dollar Tree stores...
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CVS tacks tobacco payment to prescription network

Updated 2 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

First, CVS Health pulled tobacco from its store shelves. Now, it plans to make some customers think twice about filling prescriptions at other stores that still sell smokes.
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US regulator: Fannie, Freddie in deal with banks

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

A federal regulator says government-controlled mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have reached an agreement with major banks that could expand lending.
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Apple reports record 39.3 million iPhone sales

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

Excitement for Apple's new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models drove sales of a record 39.3 million iPhones in the last quarter, boosting the company's earnings and revenue well above expec..
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Labor Secretary Perez pushes Obama jobs proposals

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

Labor Secretary Tom Perez is seeking to re-energize President Barack Obama's stalled push for raising the minimum wage...
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British scientists invent new way to wash clothes

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

British scientists have developed a new washing machine that replaces water with plastic beads to pull stains out of clothes.
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US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed

Updated 3 days ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

A potential safety crisis over defective air bags widened Monday as the U.S. government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get their cars fixed.
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