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Pall and DSW are big market movers
The maker of human resources software reported a quarterly loss, but its results beat Wall Street expectations. The convenience store chain discovered a $30 million error in its taxes related to tax credits on ethanol blended into gasoline. The...
Nov 26, 2014 | 4:26 AM
Review: 4 shopping apps that will save you money
Review: 4 shopping apps that will save you money The best tool can be a smartphone packed with the right apps. Some apps give you coupons you can hand to the cashier to scan, while others let you flip through advertising deals and promotions....
Nov 26, 2014 | 4:26 AM
AP sources: Gov't to set stricter smog standard
WASHINGTON (AP) — The stricter smog standard proposed by the Obama administration joins a string of historic — and controversial — moves by the administration to improve air quality. The Environmental Protection Agency will announce Wednesday a...
Nov 26, 2014 | 4:26 AM
US economy posts even stronger growth in Q3
The gross domestic product, the country's total output of goods and services, expanded at a healthy 3.9 percent annual rate in the July-September period, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday. Fueling third-quarter growth was consumer spending,...
Nov 26, 2014 | 4:26 AM
Iowa posts record egg production as demand soars
"A lot of it has to do with quick service restaurants offering breakfast now and many of them include egg whites and some whole eggs in their breakfasts," said Maro Ibarburu, associate scientist and business analyst at the Egg Industry Center at...
Nov 26, 2014 | 4:26 AM
HP earnings show continued struggle
[...] she has said it will take a year to disengage the sluggish printer-and-PC division from units that sell commercial tech hardware, software and services, where Whitman believes there are more opportunities for growth. For the August-October...
Nov 26, 2014 | 4:26 AM
Wal-Mart's top merchant out as key holiday nears
NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart's chief merchandising officer for its namesake U.S. division has left as the discounter makes leadership changes to perk up sales as the holiday shopping season revs up. According to a memo provided to the media, Duncan Mac...
Nov 26, 2014 | 4:26 AM
As OPEC faces tough test, lower oil prices loom
NEW YORK (AP) — These are the moments OPEC exists for: A sharp drop in global oil prices has reduced the amount of money OPEC countries take in by nearly $1 billion a day. The 12-member group's purpose is to coordinate how much oil is produced in...
Nov 26, 2014 | 4:26 AM
HSBC to pay $12.5 million to settle SEC charge
According to the SEC, HSBC Private Bank decided to exit the U.S. cross-border business in 2010.
Nov 26, 2014 | 4:26 AM