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Chrysler Details Its Plans to Improve Recall Efforts

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 21:57
The company was responding to criticism from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration over its slow progress in fixing Jeeps that were recalled last year.

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Bidding in Government Auction of Airwaves Reaches $34 Billion

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 16:40
Prices are likely to rise further because the auction has no definite end and could continue for days or weeks.

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The Downside of the Boom

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 15:57
North Dakota took on the oversight of a multibillion-dollar oil industry with a regulatory system built on trust, warnings and second chances.
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Strategies: Does Wall Street Like Gridlock? It Depends on the Grid

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 13:01
Historically, shared political power in Washington seems to have little connection to stock market returns — until you slice and dice how the power has been divided.

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How a Coalition Pushed for a Hotel Workers' Minimum Wage

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:37
Forces both inside and outside the traditional labor movement united to campaign for a higher minimum wage for hotel workers in Los Angeles.

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At Spain’s Door, a Welcome Mat for Entrepreneurs

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:31
A nation is beckoning foreign brains and money with the kind of immigration reform that Silicon Valley can only envy.

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Economic View: Conspicuous Consumption? Yes, but It’s Not Crazy

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:23
Clearly, many rich people like to display their incredible wealth. Yet, generally, they think they know value when they see it.

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Prototype: Brewing Your Own Beer, With Help From an App

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:18
A machine eases the way for amateurs and professionals to make small batches of craft beer.

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Strategies: Does Wall Sreet. Like Gridlock? It Depends on the Grid

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:04
Historically, shared political power in Washington seems to have little connection to stock market returns — until you slice and dice how the power has been divided.

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Fair Game: The Week That Shook the Fed

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 09:01
For a secretive institution, assorted challenges to how it uses its power. Or doesn’t.

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Preoccupations: The Introvert on the Podium

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 08:55
With practice and an acquired trick or two, a writer learns to thrive as a public speaker.

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Vocations: The Cheese Grader: Digging Into the Cheddar

Sat, 11/22/2014 - 08:53
A cheese grader at Cabot Creamery in Vermont was trained in cheese-making and dairy-control techniques at three universities.

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G.M. ‘Bullied’ Manufacturer Over Poorly Designed Part, Email Says

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 20:36
The email between employees of Delphi, the manufacturer, discussed pressure from a G.M. engineer over an ignition switch that is linked to at least 33 deaths.

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Judge Rejects Overhaul of Illinois’s Beleaguered State Pension System

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 19:36
The law, passed in 2013, was found to violate a clause of the state’s Constitution declaring pensions to be contracts that the state cannot impair.

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Business Briefing: Hiring Increases Spread Broadly Across U.S.

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 19:05
Unemployment rates fell in 34 states in October, the Labor Department said on Friday, a sign that steady hiring this year has been dispersed through most of the country.

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E.P.A. Postpones Setting Standards for Biofuel Blends

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:58
The agency’s move comes in response to a glut in the domestic oil market and significant public comment about the proposed targets.

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Settlement in Apple Case Over E-Books Is Approved

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 18:31
A deal in the antitrust case would give consumers $400 million in cash and e-book credits, and lawyers $50 million. But an appeal is still pending.

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William Spoor, Who Turned Pillsbury Into a Food Giant, Dies at 91

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 16:13
Mr. Spoor grew up in poverty and worked his way to becoming chief executive and chairman of Pillsbury, where he was known as a demanding and abrasive leader.

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Theater Owners Join Effort to Add Captioning to Films

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 14:53
A trade group representing the owners of some 80 percent of American theaters allied itself with advocacy groups for the deaf and hearing-impaired.
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Your Money: An Easier Way to Gather Information on College Costs, but Some Institutions Still Balk

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 14:49
College Abacus aggregates cost calculations from up to three colleges at a time on its own website, but is blocked by some institutions.

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