FDA mulls pulling diet pill linked to heart attack

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By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health scientists are considering pulling Abbott Laboratories' diet pill Meridia off the market, based on data that it increases he..
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Stocks climb on banking reform, China growth

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By: WINK Administrator

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks extended their rally into a third week Monday as investors sent bank stocks higher following new global regulatory requirements and Ch..
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Stocks climb on bank reform, China growth, deals

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By: WINK Administrator

NEW YORK (AP) — Investors looking for reassurance about the health of the global economy received just that Monday. Stocks extended their rall..
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Tax cut debate coming to Congress

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

WASHINGTON D.C. - Republicans may be making room for compromise. After repeatedly calling on the Obama administration to extend Bush era tax cuts for ALL Americans, House G-O-P lea..
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AP ENTERPRISE: A look at who got gov't Gulf work

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government hired a New Orleans man for $18,000 to appraise whether news stories about its actions in the Gulf oil spill were po..
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News rater, anti-Palin group get govt Gulf work

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government hired a New Orleans man for $18,000 to appraise whether news stories about its actions in the Gulf oil spill were po..
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FACT CHECK: White House health savings challenged

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — When a government report found that President Barack Obama's health overhaul would modestly raise the nation's total health care tab, the W..
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Element of BP claims process to be reviewed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

HOUMA, La. (AP) — The administrator of the $20 billion victims compensation fund that BP set up after the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill is considering mak..
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BP claim czar considers making key concession

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

HOUMA, La. (AP) — The administrator of the $20 billion compensation fund for victims of the Gulf oil spill said Monday he might waive the current requirement..
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US regulators endorse new bank capital standards

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve and other major U.S. banking regulators are calling new global bank capital standards a "significant step forward in re..
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Colleges: Freshmen looking for career advice now

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — As college freshmen nationwide explore their campuses officials at many schools say the newbies are increasingly finding their way to car..
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Boehner backs tax cuts limited to middle class

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By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republican leader John Boehner says he would support extending tax cuts only for middle-class earners even though he considers it "ba..
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Oil well blowout preventer reaches NASA facility

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Coast Guard official says the 300-ton device that failed to stop the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill after a rig exploded has arrived a..
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Ore. budget outlook: pink slips, business rebates

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's treasury is so depleted that teachers and state workers are getting pink slips, but the state is nevertheless on course to sen..
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FDIC shuts down Florida bank

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

BRADENTON, Fla. - The FDIC has taken over another Florida bank. It has assumed the assets of Horizons Bank of Bradenton. Another bank will assume all of the banks assets and t..
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Regulators close small Florida bank

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — Regulators on Friday shut down a small Florida bank, bringing to 119 the number of U.S. bank failures this year amid mounting loan defaults..
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Judge approves Sun Country bankruptcy plan

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Sun Country Airlines says a bankruptcy judge has approved its reorganization plan, putting it another step closer to emerging from Chapter 11 protection.Sun Coun..
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Fashion's Night Out celebrates shopping nationwide

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NEW YORK (AP) — Fashion's Night Out, the one-night-only celebration of fashion dreamed up by Vogue's Anna Wintour, is expanding across the country Friday, wi..
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Grains futures mixed, cattle prices mostly rise

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures traded mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for December delivery dipped 1.25 cents to $7.3675 a bus..
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Social media inflames news cycle of Quran burning

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

NEW YORK (AP) — The swelling story of a tiny Florida church's plan to burn copies of the Quran is raising questions of news judgment not only for the media, ..
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