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| Detroit sales strong: Chrysler up 11%, Ford rises 14%, GM zips 16% USA TODAY |
The Chrysler Group said today that its October sales jumped 11% from a year ago to the best October since 2007. It was a 43rd consecutive month of year-over-year sales gains as the company sold 140,083 cars and trucks, with the Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and ...
| Canceled health insurance plans add to angst of change The Seattle Times |
In Washington, most of the 290,000 people covered by insurance plans they purchased on the individual market received letters this fall telling them that their plans are going away. By Stiffler. Special to The Seattle Times. PREV of NEXT. Bill Fullner is one of ...
| By not tapering, Fed actually increased stimulus CNBC.com |
Late in August I issued a special report to clients that suggested that the Federal Reserve would not taper at all for the remainder of 2013, but just prior to the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in October, I added a note to that observation, pinpointing ...
| Are too many Americans on food stamps? BBC News |
As countless Americans lost jobs during the recent recession, the US government expanded its Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (Snap), also known as food stamps. But now, that stimulus money has expired and there is less cash to pay for the ...
| Show's over for Cuba movie, game parlors Tribune-Review |
HAVANA — Cuban authorities are bringing down the curtain on the privately run cinemas and video game salons that have mushroomed on the island recently, saying on Saturday that the businesses are unauthorized and proprietors must immediately halt ...
| Jetmakers feud over seat width with big orders at stake Reuters |
By Tim Hepher. PARIS | Fri Nov 1, 2013 1:54pm EDT. PARIS (Reuters) - A row has flared up between leading planemakers over the width of tourist-class seats on long-distance flights, setting the tone for a bitter confrontation at this month's Dubai Airshow.
| Fitch Revises Spain's Outlook to Stable; Affirms at 'BBB' Reuters |
Fri Nov 1, 2013 10:09pm IST. Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Spain - Rating Action ReportLONDON, November 01 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has revised Spain's Outlook to Stable from Negative and affirmed its Long-term foreign and local currency IDRs and senior ...
| Embraer faces bribery inquiries from US regulators Reuters |
Fri Nov 1, 2013 9:46pm EDT. Nov 1 (Reuters) - U.S. and Brazilian authorities are investigating whether Embraer SA bribed Dominican Republic officials in exchange for a $90 million contract to provide the country's armed forces with attack planes, the Wall ...
| Commodities: Gasoline Prices Continue To Drop; Now at $3.28 Per Gallon ... NASDAQ |
Prices for gasoline are at their lowest prices of the year and could continue to fall through the remainder of calendar 2013 due to flat demand, the shift to cheaper winter-blend gasoline and falling crude oil prices, according to motoring and travel group AAA.
| Chuck E. Cheese's parent reports $400K drop in Q3 Dallas Business Journal |
In its third quarter, CEC Entertainment experienced a $400,000 drop in earnings and a $700,000 drop in revenue compared to the same quarter last year. Danielle Abril: Staff Writer- Dallas Business Journal: Email | LinkedIn | Twitter | Google+. Irving-based ...
| Brigitte Bowers: After Rim fire, Yosemite area begins to regrow Modesto Bee |
Ranger Kelly Stafford Jones works for the U.S. Forest Service. She is diminutive but tough, and I can tell she doesn't really trust me when I start asking her questions about the largest wildfire in the known history of the Stanislaus Forest. Reporters have come ...
| Suits claim Love Canal still oozing 35 years later KRNV My News 4 |
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Thirty-five years after Love Canal's oozing toxic waste forced the abandonment of a Niagara Falls neighborhood, a new generation of residents says history could be repeating itself. A half dozen families say in three lawsuits that ...