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  • Layoffs Continue to Grow—Is Your Firm on the List? Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 6:01 PM ET
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    Drugmaker Bristol-Myers Squibb became the latest big company to announce layoffs, saying it will eliminate another 10 percent of its work force through 2010.

  • Stocks Soar After Fed's Dramatic Rate Cut Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 5:15 PM ET

    Stocks shot up Tuesday after the Federal Reserve dramatically cut interest rates.

  • Stocks Soar as Fed Dramatically Cuts Rates Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 3:39 PM ET

    Stocks shot up Tuesday after the Federal Reserve dramatically cut interest rates.

  • Stocks Advance Amid Hope for Fed Action Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 1:55 PM ET

    Stocks rose Tuesday, even after dismal reports on CPI and housing starts, as investors hope for new direction from the Federal Reserve when the central bank delivers its decision on interest rates today.

  • Fed Heads Into Uncharted Territory With Rate Cuts Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 1:41 PM ET
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    With the Fed's key rate dropping closer to zero, the central bank is moving into uncharted territory. Still, Fed Chairman Bernanke has made it clear the Fed isn't running out of ammunition yet.

  • Auto Bailout Anger: Everyone Should Just Chill Out Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 9:02 AM ET
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    With the film strip of our lives playing out as we buy, sell, curse, and embrace our cars, it's no wonder we are passionate about what we want to see happen to the Big 3. But here's the problem: few of us seem willing to accept the other side is saying stuff that may have some merits.

  • CPI Details: Where the costs are falling (and rising) Tuesday, 16 Dec 2008 | 9:00 AM ET

    The Consumer Price Index had its biggest one month drop ever.  Here is a breakdown of the inflation benchmark to show you where costs are falling most.

  • Stocks Close Lower on Bank, Tech Worries Monday, 15 Dec 2008 | 4:25 PM ET
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    Stocks closed lower amid worries about bank earnings and weak consumer spending on tech.

  • BYD's F3DM electric car as shown on the Chinese company's web site bydauto.com

    A Chinese-made electric car, backed by Warren Buffett, has been officially introduced to the retail market in that country.  The plug-in was scheduled to be sold in the U.S. and Europe starting in 2010, but Reuters quotes BYD Chairman Wang Chuan Fu as telling reporters those plans have been delayed one year to 2011.

  • Auto Makers' Fate: A 'Disorderly Bankruptcy'? Monday, 15 Dec 2008 | 9:47 AM ET
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    As Detroit waits to see how much financial help it will get from the White House and how that aid will be structured, we keep hearing one thing over and over. The Bush administration wants to avoid a "disorderly bankruptcy" in the auto industry. This is not good news for GM and Chrysler.

  • Futures Hurt by Poor Manufacturing Picture Monday, 15 Dec 2008 | 8:49 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were mixed as contradictory information on a bailout package for troubled automakers were making investors nervous.

  • Game Plan: Seller Burnout Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 7:12 PM ET

    Even the worst of news couldn't jolt investors Friday. Here's what it means for the market.

  • UPDATE: Why Can't We Let GM Fail? Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 5:42 PM ET
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    Do you think allowing the auto companies to go bankrupt would cripple the US economy?

  • Stocks Shake Off Bad News Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 5:41 PM ET
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    The Dow rose on Friday on hopes that a lifeline for struggling U.S. automakers could still materialize...

  • Stocks End Week Flat Amid Auto Jitters Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 5:36 PM ET

    Stocks ended higher Friday after a topsy-turvy day of wondering if auto makers would get a bailout or face bankruptcy.

  • Automaker Bankruptcy Would Hit Suppliers Hard: Ross Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 5:04 PM ET

    If even one of the Big Three goes bankrupt, many of the already struggling auto suppliers will fail, said Wilbur Ross, WL Ross & Co. chairman & CEO of the company.

  • Stop Trading!: Why Is the Market Up? Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 3:29 PM ET

    Most on Wall Street expected Dow declines worth a few hundred points, but that didn't happen. So what's going on?

  • Stocks Trade Mixed After Treasury Offer Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 2:35 PM ET

    Stocks traded mixed after the Treasury offered to help prop up the auto makers after the Senate rejected the $14 billion bailout passed by the House.

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    Polls show Americans split on bailing out the U.S. automakers, a highly visible troubled sector in a country grappling with recession. Melvyn W. writes, "They must not be bailed out...

  • Should You Buy an American-Made Car? Friday, 12 Dec 2008 | 12:24 PM ET

    If you have a choice, staying away from bankrupt retailers is a good idea.