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US consumer spending, incomes grew solidly in April

Tue, May 30, 2017 at 9:30 am

Americans increased their spending in April at the fastest pace in four months, bolstered by a solid gain in incomes. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story

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US home prices rising 2 times faster than wages

Tue, May 30, 2017 at 9:28 am

U.S. home prices climbed in March at the strongest rate in nearly three year as a dwindling supply of houses for sale is causing prices to significantly outpace income growth. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story

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Luxury goods sales seen growing despite uncertainties

Mon, May 29, 2017 at 3:06 pm

A new study predicts healthy growth in global luxury goods sales this year, even though the Manchester attack and changing U.S. travel policies bring uncertainty. Correspondent Jeremy House has details

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Mexico says operations resume at key US commercial crossing

Mon, May 29, 2017 at 3:05 pm

The Mexican government says it has resumed import operations at one of the busiest commercial crossings on the U.S.-Mexico border, just over a week after it was damaged by winds and rain. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story

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New York students can apply for free college tuition June 7

Mon, May 29, 2017 at 2:54 pm

New York college students can apply for the state’s free tuition plan beginning June seventh. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story.

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Restaurants, grocers and other businesses are breathing a big sigh of relief today!

Sun, May 28, 2017 at 10:15 am

Restaurants, grocers and other businesses are breathing a big sigh of relief today!

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Some image problems for a financial company.

Sun, May 28, 2017 at 10:14 am

Some image problems for a financial company.

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Travelers at some U.S. airports are being asked to place electronic devices bigger than a cellphone in separate bins so that they can be examined more closely.

Sun, May 28, 2017 at 10:14 am

Travelers at some U.S. airports are being asked to place electronic devices bigger than a cellphone in separate bins so that they can be examined more closely.

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A federal judge has ordered delivery giant UPS to pay New York City and the state nearly 247-million dollars in damages and penalties for illegally shipping cigarettes.

Sun, May 28, 2017 at 10:13 am

A federal judge has ordered delivery giant UPS to pay New York City and the state nearly 247-million dollars in damages and penalties for illegally shipping cigarettes.

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The F-B-I and U.S. Attorney for Oregon are working with police in Portland to investigate last Friday’s fatal stabbing of two men on a light-rail train.

Sun, May 28, 2017 at 10:13 am

The F-B-I and U.S. Attorney for Oregon are working with police in Portland to investigate last Friday’s fatal stabbing of two men on a light-rail train.

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CONFEDERACY ELECTION

Fri, May 26, 2017 at 8:40 pm

A Democrat running for statewide office in Virginia is calling for the state to take down and rename monuments to the Confederacy. Keith Peters reports

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Pentagon Proposes Keeping A-10 Attack Planes Slated For Extinction Under Obama

Fri, May 26, 2017 at 11:28 am

A powerful attack plane nicknamed the ‘Warthog’ and once slated for extinction, now has a new lease on life. Bob Agnew reports.

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US growth in first quarter revised up to 1.2 pct. but still weak

Fri, May 26, 2017 at 9:26 am

The U.S. economy started 2017 out slowly, but it wasn’t quite as weak as first thought. Correspondent Jeremy House has details

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US durable goods orders fell for first time in 5 months

Fri, May 26, 2017 at 9:25 am

U.S. orders for long-lasting manufactured goods dropped in April for the first time in five months, and a key category that tracks business investment went nowhere for the second straight month. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story

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Court rules against Wells Fargo in tax shelter case

Fri, May 26, 2017 at 9:20 am

A federal court has ruled against Wells Fargo in a case involving 350-million dollars in foreign tax credits that prosecutors called a tax shelter. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story

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A SPECIAL PROM

Thu, May 25, 2017 at 8:15 pm

After learning of his grandmother’s cancer diagnosis, a 17-year-old wanted to give her a night to remember. Keith Peters reports.

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Florida’s Siesta Beach Tops List Of Best Beaches

Thu, May 25, 2017 at 11:54 am

Florida’s Siesta Beach has been named America’s best beach on an annual top 10 list compiled by coastal science professor Stephen Leatherman, also known as Dr. Beach. Bob Agnew reports.

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US jobless claims rose slightly to 234,000 last week

Thu, May 25, 2017 at 9:14 am

Slightly more people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, but jobless claims remained at historically low levels. Correspondent Jeremy House has details

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Trump plan to sell off half of oil stockpile sparks debate

Thu, May 25, 2017 at 9:09 am

President Trump’s proposal to sell nearly half the U.S. emergency oil stockpile is sparking renewed debate about whether the Strategic Petroleum Reserve is still needed. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story.

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Moody’s downgrades Hong Kong credit rating after China cut

Thu, May 25, 2017 at 9:09 am

Moody’s has cut its credit rating for Hong Kong on the heels of downgrading China for rising debt levels. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story.

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Microsoft Unveils Newest Surface Pro In China

Wed, May 24, 2017 at 11:18 am

Microsoft is refreshing its Surface Pro tablet with longer battery life and faster processors. Bob Agnew reports.

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Home sales fell in April amid supply squeeze

Wed, May 24, 2017 at 10:48 am

Americans pulled back their pace of home-buying in April, as shrinking inventories and rising prices are giving them fewer and fewer options. Correspondent Jeremy House has details

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OPEC likely to extend output cuts, but price relief elusive

Wed, May 24, 2017 at 8:33 am

OPEC oil ministers meeting this week appear to be in a no-win situation when it comes to choosing between extending production cuts nd not extending them. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story

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Obama-era rule on financial advisers to go forward, for now

Wed, May 24, 2017 at 8:31 am

The Trump administration is allowing to go forward an Obama-era rule that puts stricter requirements on professionals who advise retirement savers on their investments. Correspondent Jeremy House has more on the story.

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