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  • Separate appeals court upholds Obamacare subsidies Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:26 PM ET
    A man enrolls in a health insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act in Miami.

    A separate US appeals court upheld a federal regulations that implemented subsidies that are vital to President Obama's healthcare overhaul.

  • NC tax breaks OK'd for 250 IT jobs in Charlotte Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:18 PM ET

    RALEIGH, N.C.— An information technology consulting company plans to create 250 jobs in Charlotte within five years as it hopes to serve the city's big banks.

  • US STOCKS-Wall Street up on data, mixed earnings Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    *EU threatens Russia with more sanctions, but words ring hollow. NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as inflation data was seen keeping the Federal Reserve in an equities-friendly tone, while hopes rose for an easing of tensions in Ukraine.

  • Skilled workers are now easier to find—here's why Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 11:12 AM ET

    It seems at first glance that firms should be finding it harder, not easier, to attract skilled workers. The Fiscal Times reports.

  • Dueling rulings: Courts split on health law clash Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    In that first ruling, a divided three-judge panel in Washington called into question the subsidies that help millions of low- and middle-income people afford their premiums, saying financial aid can be provided only in states that have set up their own insurance markets, or exchanges.

  • *France has until 2015 to bring its deficit to 3 pct of GDP. PARIS, July 22- France will not accelerate cuts in public spending even though disappointing growth could make it difficult to meet EU fiscal targets, President Francois Hollande said.

  • Investors to directors: ‘Talk to us' Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 7:38 AM ET

    Boards have long shunned speaking with investors. Now, they are being pressed to open up. The NYT reports.

  • Detroit agrees to bankruptcy plan, pension cuts Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:24 AM ET
    Downtown Detroit.

    In a major step forward for Detroit's efforts to overcome bankruptcy, the city's retirees and active employees have approved a debt-cutting plan.

  • Figures on government spending and debt Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Figures on government spending and debt.

  • US Treasury bill rates mixed at weekly auction Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 2:38 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Monday's auction with three-month bills unchanged and six-month bills dropping to their lowest level in three weeks. The Treasury Department auctioned $26 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.025 percent, unchanged from last week.

  • And the G-7 country with the best recovery is... Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 10:14 AM ET

    The U.K. is set to be the fastest growing economy among the world's seven leading industrialized nations this year, according to a leading economic think tank.

  • Why next two weeks' earnings may test economy Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:32 AM ET

    A long hoped for improvement in the economy appears to be manifesting in second-quarter U.S. earnings, but the next two weeks could be the real test.

  • GM orders sales halt for recalled Cadillacs Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:25 AM ET
    2011 Cadillac CTS-V Wagon

    GM has ordered Cadillac dealers to stop selling some recalled models because it doesn't have a fix yet for an ignition switch problem.

  • Puerto Rico on shaky ground with creditors Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:03 AM ET

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico— Puerto Rico's government has managed its first balanced budget in more than a decade. "Most people are very much in a watch-and-wait mode," said David Tawil, co-founder and portfolio manager of New York- based Maglan Capital. One looming threat is the condition of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, which is roughly $9 billion in debt.

  • US states with higher minimum wages gain more jobs Saturday, 19 Jul 2014 | 3:01 AM ET

    A Congressional Budget Office report earlier this year lent some support for that view. It found that a minimum wage of $10.10 an hour, as President Obama supports, could cost 500,000 jobs nationwide.

  • Obama is crushing the Reagan link—Putin knows it Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 5:26 PM ET
    U.S. President Barack Obama, right, listens to Russian President Vladimir Putin after their bilateral meeting in Los Cabos, Mexico.

    The US won the Cold War largely because Reagan had a strong economy to back him up. Obama has broken that link—and Putin knows it, says Larry Kudlow.

  • Figures on government spending and debt Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 5:09 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— Figures on government spending and debt.

  • IRS says hard drive that lost emails destroyed Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 4:44 PM ET

    WASHINGTON— The IRS said Friday that Lois Lerner's computer hard drive was destroyed three years ago, ending any chance of retrieving her lost emails. In court papers, the IRS said the hard drive was destroyed after two sets of trained technicians tried to retrieve the data. The IRS says Lerner's computer crashed in 2011, destroying an untold number of emails.

  • What real traders (not the machines) worry about Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 1:25 PM ET
    Israeli soldiers stand on their Merkava tank on july 17, 2014 at an army deployment area near Israel's border with the Gaza Strip.

    The Malaysian plane crash triggered a selloff by the machines but Gaza is a bigger worry for the human traders, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.

  • How MH17, Gaza will shape 2016's election Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 11:21 AM ET
    Rescuers stand on the site of the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17.

    MH17 and Gaza suggest foreign policy could wind up playing a major role in the 2016 election, Politico's Ben White says.

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