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The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell for a second week last week.
Outgoing chief White House economic advisor Gene Sperling also said Obama's call for a "grand bargain" on jobs should get another look.
Italian carmaker Fiat struck a $4.35 billion deal to gain full control of Chrysler.
Ford has developed a concept model that runs primarily on solar power, creating a vehicle that is not dependent on traditional energy sources.
Computer hackers posted online usernames and partial phone numbers of 4.6 million users of mobile photo-sharing service Snapchat.
Pot-friendly guides, activities and tours in Colorado are expected to expand as recreational marijuana sales become legal as of Jan. 1.
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Many traditional retailers are having to work a lot harder to persuade Americans to open their pocketbooks.
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More U.S. adults use LinkedIn and Pinterest than Twitter, but that website attracts a greater proportion of young adults than its social media peers.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg gave almost $1 billion to a Silicon Valley charity. The FT reports.
For the second straight year, shares of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway have topped the S&P 500 stock index.
Sales of vehicles able to drive themselves will account for about 9 percent of global auto sales in about two decades, a new study said.
Target confirmed Tuesday that some gift cards sold during the holiday period were not fully activated.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes rose slightly in November, breaking a five-month negative streak, according to the National Association of Realtors.
U.S. security services have intercepted computer shipments and hacked Microsoft's error reporting system, according to a Der Spiegel report.
Amazon’s 1 million-plus new Prime Members may want to watch their wallets, as membership leads shoppers to buy more items and rent more movies.
Enrollment in the federal health insurance exchange surged in December, with almost half of the 975,000 signing up in the days before a Dec. 24 deadline. USA Today reports.
With meteorologists predicting big storms in the future, some homeowners are finding a simple way to minimize vulnerability: building a dome home.
Saturday's loss in jobless benefits will escalate the battle between proponents of small government and those who say the move will hurt the economy. USA Today reports.
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