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Small investors blame bad advice from brokers for big losses
Susan Bernardo trusted her stockbroker. She wound up losing a fortune.
March 30, 2015 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Google, Johnson & Johnson team up to build robot surgeons
Google is teaming up with Johnson & Johnson to build robots that can help surgeons in the operating room.
March 27, 2015 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Internet outages reveal gaps in US broadband infrastructure
UPDATE: When vandals sliced a fiber-optic cable in the Arizona desert last month, they did more than time-warp thousands of people back to an era before computers, credit cards or even phones. They...
March 27, 2015 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Review: Galaxy S6 phones are Samsung's best yet
A better design, a sharper camera and easier-to-use software make the new Galaxy S6 phones the best Samsung has yet to offer.
March 27, 2015 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Google, Microsoft battle drives down prices for PCs, tablets
UPDATE: Google is releasing its cheapest Chromebook laptops yet, two versions priced at $149 aimed at undercutting Microsoft's Windows franchise and gaining ground in even more classrooms.
March 31, 2015 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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US university, foundation invested in frozen Chinese stocks
UPDATE: The University of Michigan, defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp. and a foundation helping Appalachian children all own stakes in an Asian investment fund backing two major Chinese compa...
March 30, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lockheed to pay $2M to settle allegations it overbilled govt
Federal prosecutors in Atlanta say Lockheed Martin Corporation has agreed to pay $2 million to settle allegations it overbilled the government for fuel it used while manufacturing planes for the U....
March 27, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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US economy grew at 2.2 percent rate in fourth quarter
U.S. economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter and likely cooled even further in the first quarter as severe winter weather takes its toll. But the outlook for the rest of the year looks brighte...
March 27, 2015 09:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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From new logos to New Coke: When corporations make mistakes
Mega coffee chain Starbucks wanted to spark a conversation about race when it asked baristas to write "Race Together" on customers' cups as part of a broader effort, but people standing in line for...
March 27, 2015 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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How gov't aims to protect low-income users of 'payday' loans
Payday lenders would face federal rules aimed at protecting low-income borrowers from being buried by fees and debts under proposals being unveiled Thursday by the Consumer Financial Protection Bur...
March 26, 2015 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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