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Amazon shares are up after the company reported a profit of $214 million, outstripping all expectations.
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The plan is the opening salvo in the budget battle, now an annual ritual and a symbol of dysfunction.
Despite $200 million in budget gaps, new mayor plans to spend $100M annually to bring down housing costs.
Self-checkouts and online shopping have crushed the business of sweet indulgence. But the chocolate giant has a way to win impulse buyers back.
The ruling comes after an IG report found the N.Va. firm’s executives tried to discredit a top contracting official.
Defense giant’s international sales grew by 20 percent in 2014.
House, Senate push separate bills to protect small businesses from onerous regulations.
Like 401(k) retirement accounts, they prevent money from being spent on anything else.
Tech firms are uniquely poised to topple old, entrenched businesses in many industries.
Yahoo will create a new company that will own its 384 million Alibaba shares as well as a small Yahoo business.
Aida Middel, who fled Cuba as a little girl, has the last laugh helping rich Americans solve their chores.
World stock markets were uneven Friday and Wall Street futures slid ahead of quarterly growth figures that will show whether weakness in China, Japan and Europe has hit the U.S. economy.
The short-term home rental service Airbnb will begin collecting taxes on behalf of residents in the District who treat their homes — or single rooms in them — as a makeshift alternative to hotels
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