Industrial production rises 0.2 percent in August

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — Production at U.S. factories grew in August for the 12th time in 14 months, but at a slower rate than earlier this year as consumers spent ..
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Treasury sets Lincoln National warrant auction

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department will auction 13.05 million warrants it holds from Lincoln National Corp. on Thursday, government officials said Wed..
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Chuck E. Cheese recalls rings and toy eyeglasses

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 1.2 million Chuck E. Cheese light-up rings and toy eyeglasses were recalled Wednesday over concerns that children might swallow t..
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Defendant pleads guilty in NJ in $880M fraud case

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By: WINK Administrator

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A Florida man known for his sports-related philanthropy pleaded guilty Wednesday to running a multistate Ponzi scheme that prosecutors sa..
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Farmers' markets draw few food stamp users

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Despite widespread efforts to attract low-income shoppers, farmers' markets have had limited success in drawing people like Bishop Reed..
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Bank of America CEO Moynihan outlines strategy

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By: WINK Administrator

Bank of America's strategy going forward is to find better ways to serve banking customers through automation and get all of its customers to use all of its product..
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FDA panel: cough meds should stay over-the-counter

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — A panel of medical experts said Tuesday that cough medicines like Robitussin and Nyquil should continue to be sold over-the-counter, despit..
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Oil industry: Nix higher offshore inspection fees

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The oil and gas industry says an Obama administration plan to double fees charged for inspections of offshore operations could cost jobs. ..
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Grains futures mostly rise, livestock prices mixed

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

CHICAGO (AP) — Wheat futures fell, but other grains prices rose Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for December delivery fell 9 cent..
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Investigators say egg company knew of salmonella

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Iowa egg farm at the center of a massive salmonella outbreak received hundreds of positive results for salmonella in the two years befo..
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Judge: BLM must release names of permit holders

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Bureau of Land Management must release the names and addresses of people with grazing permits on the nation's public land, a federal ..
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Injuries reported in Tenn. flare plant explosion

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Several people were hurt Tuesday in an explosion and flash fire at a southwest Tennessee plant that makes flares for the military, auth..
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Survey: Cost of health insurance claims to rise

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The costs that dictate employer-provided health insurance plans will climb more than 10 percent within the next 12 months, and financiall..
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Chrysler shows revamped models to its dealers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Chrysler executives revealed 15 new or updated models to hundreds of dealers on Tuesday, hoping the new cars and trucks will boost sales..
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Harley board confirms Wis. plants to stay open

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Harley-Davidson Inc. has agreed to keep its two Wisconsin production facilities open. The announcement Tuesday came after Harley's three Wisconsin unions agreed Mo..
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Study: Commodities can fuel Latin America's growth

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Commodity wealth, long considered a trap to promoting sustainable growth in Latin America and the Caribbean, could be the foundation for future prosperity. That is the..
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Grocery chain's 2Q net income, revenue rise

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

CINCINNATI (AP) — Sales and profits are up, and so is Kroger Co.'s optimism, as the nation's largest traditional grocer sees more households regularly shoppi..
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New rules slow Gulf drilling pace in shallow water

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

The drilling moratorium enacted after the BP oil spill applies only to the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Yet energy exploration in the Gulf's shallow waters has come to..
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Small business credit measure clears Senate hurdle

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a win for President Barack Obama and his political allies, Senate Democrats on Tuesday won a crucial vote to clear the way for a bill to..
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Study: Commodities can fuel Latin America's growth

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

MIAMI (AP) — Commodity wealth, long considered a trap holding back sustainable growth in Latin America and the Caribbean, could be the foundation for future ..
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