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  • LeBron James returns to Cavs: 'I'm coming home'

    CLEVELAND (AP) — If LeBron James was going to win another NBA title, heal broken hearts and continue building his legacy, he knew there was only one place to go.

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  • Dubai airport soars in rankings of world's busiest

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Now that he's had a taste of running the world's busiest air hub for international passengers, Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths is determined to hang on to the honor while setting his sights on an even bigger prize: beating Atlanta for the title of busiest…

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  • The Smart Way to Pay Off Your Mortgage

    If you own a home and pay for a mortgage, you could reduce your payments by as much as $3,000 a year. Here is how it works.

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  • 3 reasons to ignore all these 'correction' calls

    Stocks set record highs last week and just days later after some rough waters here come the Pundits of Doom. Here's why you should ignore them.

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  • India building world's highest railway bridge

    Indian engineers are toiling in the Himalayas to build the world's highest railway bridge which is expected to be 35 metres taller than the Eiffel Tower when completed by 2016. The arch-shaped steel structure is being constructed over the Chenab River to link sections of the spectacular mountainous…

    AFP
  • Inventor pushes solar panels for roads, highways

    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The solar panels that Idaho inventor Scott Brusaw has built aren't meant for rooftops. They are meant for roads, driveways, parking lots, bike trails and, eventually, highways.

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  • United Airlines cuts Venezuela flights over currency

    United Continental Holdings Inc said on Friday it would drop its daily flight to Caracas, Venezuela, from Houston, starting in September, joining other U.S. carriers who have cut service over the country's foreign exchange controls. On Monday, Delta Air Lines Inc said it would run a single flight a…

    Reuters
  • White House: 2014 deficit to drop $100B

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The government's budget deficit will drop to $583 billion this year, the lowest level of President Barack Obama's tenure, the White House said Friday.

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    SEC Wants Answers: Tiny Social Net Worth $6 Billion?

    How can a social network that no one has ever heard of suddenly be valued at more than $6 billion? The SEC wants answers and has suspended trading in onetime penny stock Cynk Technologies. Erik Holm joins MoneyBeat.

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  • Bad News for Agents, Great for Virginia Drivers

    If you are currently insured, have no DUI's, and drive less than 50 miles per day, you may be paying too much for auto insurance. Find out now.

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  • Texas tycoon Wyly found not liable for insider trading

    By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - Texas tycoon Sam Wyly and his late brother, Charles, were found not liable for insider trading by a U.S. judge on Friday but still could face hundreds of millions of dollars in damages after a jury in May found they committed fraud. U.S. District Judge Shira…

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  • World Cup online: Brazil's shock shatters records

    NEW YORK (AP) — As the World Cup neared its end this week, Twitter had a field day with Brazil's humiliating 7-1 loss to Germany in the semifinals, which became the most-discussed sports game in the social network's history.

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    Bank of America Seeks 5-Cent Dividend

    Bank of America is asking regulators to reapprove a five-cent-a-share quarterly dividend, a test of its ability to please investors and appease the Federal Reserve at the same time. Christina Rexrode joins MoneyBeat.

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  • Apple: Morgan Stanley Names it a Top 12-Month Pick, Displacing Google

    The gang at Morgan Stanley today named Apple (AAPL) among 15 stocks to own for the "next 12 months," branded "Vintage Values," based on greater than $1 billion in market cap and a likelihood ...

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  • 22 stocks that may be the gems of earnings season

    Goldman Sachs analysts pick 22 stocks that they think will outperform this earnings season.

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  • Brand New Sleep-Aid Takes Walmart by Storm

    Discover a safe, natural sleep-aid that is helping people of all ages get the best sleep of their life.

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  • UAW: 'Consensus' reached with Volkswagen on union

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — United Auto Workers leaders said Thursday they have reached a "consensus" with Volkswagen and expect the German automaker to recognize the union if they sign up enough workers at a new local for the company's assembly plant in Tennessee.

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  • California man sentenced to 15 years for espionage

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a California chemical engineer to 15 years in prison and fined him $28.3 million for a rare economic-espionage conviction for selling China a secret recipe to a widely used white pigment.

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  • Airbus to launch rebranded A330-800/900neo: sources

    By Tim Hepher LONDON (Reuters) - European planemaker Airbus will both revamp and rebrand its A330 passenger jet at a launch expected to kick off next week's Farnborough Airshow, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. The A330-800neo and A330-900neo will be upgraded versions of the A330-200…

    Reuters
  • Portfolio Analysis: An $89,000 Retirement Plan Needs a Remodel

    Your investment portfolio is really a reflection of who you are. Put another way, it's a personal statement about how you approach financial risk, investment cost and taxes. My latest portfolio report card is for P.K. in Rockville, Maryland. She contacted me because she wanted to see if her…

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  • Patients seek FDA ban on fibroid removal devices

    WASHINGTON (AP) — More than a dozen people — including cancer patients, their family members and physicians — called on federal health regulators on Friday to block the use of electronic surgical tools used to remove fibroids, but which can inadvertently spread cancer throughout the body.

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  • The Mortgage Shocker That's on the Way for Thousands of Homeowners

    At-risk homeowners who modified their mortgages through HAMP to help them stave off foreclosure have a new problem: looming interest rate increases.

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  • Dental Implants: What You Should Know

    Thinking of getting dental implants? There are critical things you should know before going under the knife for the perfect smile.

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