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  • Given the weak earnings showings from these tech favorites, investors may be wary of taking steps into this sector. Shunning technology, however, is not the best strategy going forward. This is especially true now that the holiday season is nearly upon us.

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    After months of dire predictions for the U.S. economy, including warnings of a new recession, forecasters are singing a different tune.

  • Stocks plunged sharply Tuesday to close at session lows amid jitters over the euro zone's ability to find a solution to the ongoing debt crisis.

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    As markets countdown toward a European bailout plan, traders are finding other things to preoccupy themselves — like the routine of corporate earnings but also speculation about another Fed easing program.

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    Counterfeit prescription pharmaceuticals are widely recognized as a growing public health risk and a serious concern to public health officials, private companies, and consumers. Learn more.

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    Counterfeit prescription pharmaceuticals are a growing trend, widely recognized as a public health risk and a serious concern to public health officials, private companies, and consumers.  In this CNBC.com special report, we take an in-depth look at the world of counterfeit pharmaceuticals, from the dangers they pose and where they’re made, to what is being done to combat them.

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  • UPS CEO Tackles the Economy

    UPS is changing the way consumers receive their packages and in the process hopes to gain market share. Scott David, UPS CEO discusses the shipping company's new plan and its future growth outlook.

  • While most of UPS revenues are in the U.S. (about 75 percent), the health of their international package business (about 22 percent of revenues) is considered a key barometer of global shipping demand.

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    The United States Postal Service has long lived on the financial edge, but it has never been as close to the precipice as it is today: the agency is so low on cash that it will not be able to make a $5.5 billion payment due this month and may have to shut down entirely this winter unless Congress takes emergency action to stabilize its finances, reports the New York Times.

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    Scores of big corporations have lost their AAA status in recent years, and it hasn't seemed to hurt them, so what's the big deal about the federal government losing such status, The New York Times reports.

  • Stocks closed lower Tuesday in thin volume as investors continued to worry over the ongoing debt talks in Washington.

  • On Tuesday, investors started to wonder if bullish bets on global growth might be premature after UPS voiced caution about economy.

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    Insolvent, deficit, debt crisis. These words have been used for months characterising the debt ceiling.

  • Stocks dipped Tuesday as investors continued to monitor the ongoing debt talks in Washington and after a handful of mixed economic news.

  • Futures wavered Tuesday after the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index showed some improvement in May along with strong earnings from Ford, but gains were limited as investors continued to monitor the ongoing debt talks in Washington.