Friday, December 26, 2014

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NEW YORK - If you're looking for signs that the U.S. economy is growing and that the job market is improving, just talk to small business owners.
ATLANTIC CITY - The Florida developer in line to purchase the former Revel Casino Hotel says in court filings that the auction for the property was not run fairly and he wants an $8 million discount.
Microsoft Corp's Xbox Live and Sony Corp's PlayStation Networks experienced user connection problems on Christmas Day, for which a hacker group claimed responsibility.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - The Florida developer in line to purchase the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City says in court filings that the auction for the property wasn't run fairly and he wants an $8 million discount.
NEW YORK (AP) - At 101, Charlie Ponti has finally decided to retire for good - probably.
The Street: If the house seems a little too hectic this Christmas, it might help to daydream about the comforting silence of an airport in early January.
The Street: If you have your eye on a specific job or are just planning to mount an aggressive job search campaign, it's time to start planning.
The Street: How's your holiday spending going? Spent a little more than you wish you had? You’re not alone. In fact, it takes some people half the year or more to pay down all their holiday debt. So how are you going to deal with all the money you charged this holiday season without losing your shirt? Want the holiday rush without the new year hangover? It might actual be easier than you think.
KYW Newsradio's Cherri Gregg reports this is part of a Christmas Eve tradition.
As anyone who's received a drugstore cologne gift set well knows, even Santa Claus gets it wrong sometimes.
Not far from Philadelphia, New York, and Washington, Sauder's Quality Eggs in Lancaster County is ideally situated to serve the more than 50 million consumers in the U.S. Northeast.
MOSCOW (AP) - A massive snowstorm in Moscow on Thursday caused delays to more than 150 flights and brought traffic to a standstill.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Amid a swell of controversy, backlash, confusion and threats, Sony Pictures broadly released "The Interview" online Wednesday - an unprecedented counterstroke against the hackers who spoiled the Christmas opening of the comedy depicting the assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Stocks closed mostly higher Wednesday, a day after the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 18,000 for the first time. Investors were encouraged by the latest positive news on the U.S. economy. Trading ended early ahead of the Christmas holiday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
NEW YORK (AP) - Go big and stay home. Anyone who followed that strategy with their mutual funds in 2014 is likely sitting on another year of healthy returns.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Everyone has a theory about who really hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc.
NEW YORK (AP) - If you're looking for signs that the U.S. economy is growing and that the job market is improving, just talk to small business owners.
As anyone who's received a drugstore cologne gift set well knows, even Santa Claus gets it wrong sometimes.
A few years back, right around Christmas, I got a surprise in the mail that was anything but a gift: a speeding ticket from a town right outside Washington in Montgomery County, Md. My crime: going 38 m.p.h. in a 30 m.p.h. zone.

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