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AP Business Headlines
NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks are edging lower in early afternoon trading on Wall Street Thursday, giving up an early gain and putting the market on track for its third loss in a row. Utilities and consumer stocks fell the most. Energy companies continued to buck the downward trend and notched small gains as the price of crude oil edged higher. Investors are looking ahead to Friday's closely watched jobs report....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The federal government on Thursday announced sweeping new regulations for electronic cigarettes that could upend the multibillion-dollar industry and for the first time require e-cigarette makers to submit their products for a safety review....
NEW YORK (AP) -- If government regulators get their way, it's going to become a lot easier to sue your bank....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- If there's a War on Coal, it's increasingly clear which side is winning....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Vape away....
      
Wall Street Journal Headlines
Insurers have begun to propose big premium increases for coverage next year under the 2010 health law, as some struggle to make money in a market where their costs have soared.
Kellogg said it gained share in the U.S. cereal market during the latest quarter though its overall breakfast sales still declined and its earnings fell 33%.
The U.S. government said it was assuming regulatory authority over e-cigarettes and all other tobacco products with rules that will prohibit sales to anyone under 18 and require manufacturers to submit products for approval.
CHC Group, the operator of a helicopter that recently crashed in Norway killing 13 people, has filed for bankruptcy protection. The company is the latest to be caught by the downturn in global energy prices.
India’s government is weighing a proposal by Apple to refurbish and sell secondhand iPhones in the country, officials said, as the tech giant tries to gain traction in a fast-growing and populous, but not very affluent, market.
      
CNNMoney Headlines
Iris Hu's Taiwanese immigrants who wanted her to become a doctor or lawyer. Instead she found her own path through art.

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Hedge fund billionaire Stanley Druckenmiller warned on Wednesday at the Sohn Investment Conference a debt-fueled disaster is coming in the U.S. and China.

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China's recent credit growth is fueling speculative trading in commodities markets, prompting some experts and officials to sound the alarm bell.
      
NY Times Business Headlines
Shares of Discovery Communications and Allstate rose after the companies beat earnings estimates.
The energy giant is investing in FuelCell Energy’s technology for carbon capture and sequestration, a potential way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is proposing a rule that would limit clauses forcing customers to agree to arbitration instead of pursuing class-action suits.
Xfund, which manages more than $100 million and has funded start-ups, is in salvage mode.
To fight fraud, the retail industry has shifted away from traditional magnetic credit cards in favor of cards with embedded computer chips. They’re slow.
      
USA Today Business Headlines
Dow looks to break a 2-day losing streak that left it at its lowest level since April 11.
     
 
 
Here's a proposal for vastly simplified tax filing.
     
 
 
The fire in the heart of the country's oil sands region could threaten petroleum output.
     
 
 
Planning for and paying for your kid's college is one of your biggest investments.
     
 
 
Sinclair is known to many Americans for the Apatosaurus logo that graces its stations.
     
 
 
      
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