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FOX BUSINESS: Breaking News: Economy Growth Slows . August 27th., 2010

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FOX BUSINESS : Economy Growth Slows Gross domestic product expanded at a 1.6% annual rate instead of the 2.4% pace previously estimated. THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS Futures Make Gains After Data Stock futures gained momentum after news better-than-expected GDP news. Dell Deals Latest Blow in Bidding War Dell sweetened its bid to 3PAR to $1.8 billion to match a rival offer from Hewlett-Packard. Boeing Delays 787 Delivery...Again The planemaker expects to deliver the plane by the middle of the first quarter of 2011. Oil Rises Toward $74 a Barrel Bernanke's Message from Jackson Hole The Fed chief's message today will tell policymakers we may not be in such a bad hole. India to RIM: Give Access or Face Ban India insisted it would block some BlackBerry services if it did not address security concerns. Uncle Sam Looking Out for You? WATCH The new regulations stemming from the new financial reform may do more harm than good.

FOX BUSINESS : Breaking Business News | Stocks stuck in reverse | Bank of America tests smartphones to pay next month

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FOX BUSINESS Skip the Checkout Line Bank of America will test a program starting next month that lets customers use smartphones to pay for purchases in stores. THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS Stocks Stuck in Reverse Wall Street struggled to rally as economic worries continue to plague investors. WATCH Phoenix's Phony Stimulus Google Offers Tips for Small Biz Small businesses need not look any further than Google’s blog to find tips to grow their companies. India Expects BlackBerry Solution Soon Local security agencies may get access to RIM's BlackBerry corporate e-mail service next week. The Real Employment Rate WATCH FBN's Gerri Willis breaks down why only 58.5% of people are employed and how to fix that. Potash Hunts for Better Takeover Offer The fertilizer company is seeking alternative bidders willing to pay more than the $130 a share. More Workers Dip Into Pensions Early A record number of workers are tapping into thei

Fox Breaking News: Bears Retake Gains . August 19th., 2010

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Bears Retake Reigns Wall Street's double-dip jitters resurfaced as the Dow tumbled nearly 150 points in the aftermath of disappointing economic data. Intel Buys McAfee for $7.68 Intel-McAfee: Why They Did It WATCH IPO the Right Move for GM? THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS Net Neutrality Debate Heats Up WATCH Former FCC Chairman Michael Powell on the government's role in regulating the Internet. WATCH Fmr. FCC Chairman on NBC Sale ShoreBank Situation Critical ShoreBank officials say there’s a '50-50' chance efforts to rescue the institution will fail. | WATCH The Deflation Debate EMac A look at how the Federal Reserve should react if the economy faces rampant deflation. U.S. 2010 Budget Deficit at $1.342T | WATCH The New Breed of Refinancing Jobless Claims Hit 9-Month High | WATCH Profit in Private Label How one entrepreneur generates most of her sales from

FOX BUSINESS Breaking News.-: U.S. Economy Loses 130,000 Jobs in July. August 6th., 2010

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Futures Slide on Jobs Data Stock futures sank into the red following a worse-than-expected July employment report. Kraft 2Q Tops Estimates Warnaco Raises Full-Year View Crocs Beats in 2Q   THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS Canada Sees First Jobs Loss of the Year Is the World Broke? Canada's economy unexpectedly shed 9,300 jobs in July. Europe Not Out of the Woods Yet Dems Mull One-Year Extension of Bush Tax Cuts AIG Swings to a Loss in 2Q AIG reported a net loss of $2.7 billion mostly as a result of a large goodwill impairment charge. Another Record Low for Mortgage Rates | WATCH Senators Want SEC FOIA Powers Killed Four lawmakers introduced a bill to strike the provision in the Dodd-Frank Act that potentially gives the SEC powers to deny FOIA requests. Fannie Mae to U.S.: We Need $1.5B More WATCH Implications of the FOIA Hearings Illinois's Pension System in Trouble WATCH State Rep. Karen May, (D-Ill.),

FOX BUSINESS : Breaking News.- FIRST-QUARTER GDP UNEXPECTEDLY REVISED DOWN TO +2.7%

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1Q Growth Revised Down Gross domestic product expanded at a 2.7% annual rate in the first quarter instead of the 3% pace it reported last month. THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS G8 to Take Stock of Development Needs Is the World Broke? Rich countries came up short on fund-raising promises for poor nations. Stocks Tick Higher at Start Wall Street posted slight gains at kickoff as reform enthusiasm offset a downward revision of GDP. Senate Rejects Tax Extension, Benefits Bill Gold Extends Gains as Investors Seek Refuge Bank Reform: Finally Ready In a marathon session, legislators hammered out a rewrite of Wall Street rules. | WATCH Europe Has Run out of Deficit Spending The European commission president said Europe can't spend through increased budget deficits. WATCH Five Worst Government Services BP: $2.35B to Date on Oil Spill The embattled oil major said a total of 364,500 barrels of oil have been re

FOX BUSINESS: Breaking News: BP REPORTEDLY AGREES TO PLACE $20 BILLION IN ESCROW ACCOUNT FOR DAMAGES FROM OIL DISASTER . June 16th., 2010

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FOXBusiness.com LIVE LIVE As the president meets with BP executives at the White House, we check in on the local reaction to his speech last night.  The President's Intentions: What Are They? WATCH  Banks Nervous Over BP THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS Euro Slips on Spain Concerns Is the World Broke? Fresh concerns about Spain's debt pushed the euro and global stocks lower. BP Agrees to Escrow Account BP agreed to put aside $20 billion to be used to compensate people harmed by the oil spill. LIVE Obama: BP Meeting Remarks Markets Make Comeback on Euro The markets erased earlier losses as BP shares and the euro recovered. Nokia Shares Shed 10% on Soft Outlook United, Continental Face Major Merger Hurdle Freddie, Fannie to Delist From NYSE | WATCH Fact Checking Bill Maher EMac Many of the errors inflicted on the general population during the show were easily a

FOX BUSINESS: Breaking News:EU Denies Plans for Aid for Spain . June 16th., 2010

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Housing Starts Skid 10% The expiration of a popular homebuyer tax credit pushed housing starts to their lowest level in five months in May. Mortgage Demand Jumps | WATCH THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS EU Denies Plans for Aid for Spain Is the World Broke? Regulators denied they are drawing up a liquidity plan for Spain. WATCH Huckabee on Obama's Oil Plan Euro, Data Hit Futures Wall Street braced for a solidly lower kickoff as market sentiment was hurt by a weaker euro. Freddie, Fannie to Delist Shares From NYSE WATCH  Tips for Boosting Your Portfolio Another Headache for AT&T Wholesale Inflation Drops 0.3% As energy prices fell, producer prices declined 0.3% in May-the largest decline since February. FedEx Posts $419M Profit in 4Q Shares of the shipping giant fell after its profit outlook fell short of estimates. Fed's Victory in Bank Reform The Federal Reserve is poised to emerge with

FOX BUSINESS: Import Prices Drop 0.6%. June 15th., 2010

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Import Prices Drop 0.6% Import prices recorded their largest decline in nearly a year in May as petroleum costs plummeted as export prices rise 0.7%. WATCH Deflation vs. Inflation: What's Next THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS France Accepts Budget Demands Is the World Broke? France's president bowed to German demands for tougher budget rules. World No. 3 Retailer: Recovery 'Well Underway' Futures Signal Rebound Stock futures climbed higher as Wall Street attempts to bounce back from Monday's slide. Best Buy Profit Falls Short; Shares Drop BSkyB Snubs $12B News Corp Proposal Credit Raters Could Get a Break Provisions that could upend the entire industry's business model could be stripped out of legislation. RIM Chasing After Apple Research in Motion is reportedly planning a touch-screen smartphone with a slide-out keyboard. Apple Launches New Version of Ma

FOX BUSINESS : Dow Drops Below 10000 at Open

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Home Prices Edge Down As federal aid faded away, home prices dropped 0.5% in March from the month prior. Can You Afford to Buy a Home Right Now? THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS Dow Drops Below 10000 at Open Wall Street wasted no time in continuing its month long slump as the Dow fell at open. NYSE Invokes Price Indication Bypass Rule Medtronic's Quarterly Earnings Rise WATCH Gold: Still a Safe Haven AutoZone Profit Climbs on Brisk Parts Sales Treasury Secretary on Debt Crisis Timothy Geithner argues the U.S. is committed to bringing the deficit down to a more sustainable level. Fed's Bullard: U.S. Recovery on Track Global Markets Skid on Debt Woes Stocks took a hit as investors worry about the fate of euro zone banks and austerity measures. WATCH Does America Need China? Italy Joins Europe's Austerity Club With Deep Cuts BP Plans Oil Spill Cap Options The company exploring a new way to siphon oi

FOX BUSINESS: Breaking Business News

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Senate OKs One-Time Audit The Senate approved a proposal to examine the Federal Reserve's role in the use of emergency lending during the financial crisis. Exchange Execs to Address Sell-Off WATCH Capitol Hill Witch Hunt Continues Stossel's Take  Too Many Rules THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS Market Rally Accelerates Stocks posted strong gains, overcoming more global jitters and erasing an early selloff. EXCLUSIVE SEC Chair on Market ‘Disruption’ Google's Android Takes Second Spot From iPhone Bernanke to Quell European Debt Concerns UK's Gordon Brown Resigns as Prime Minister Oil Execs Play Blame Game Lawmakers grill top oil executives on the rig explosion and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. LIVE Oil Spill's Environmental Impact U.S. to Separate Offshore Oil Royalty, Safety Roles Gold Closes at Record High on Euro Worries WATCH Why Still No Ans

Fox Business Network: Breaking Business News

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Mixed Verdict for Stocks Wall Street concluded a choppy session in a stalemate as the Dow hit a new 19-month high, but the S&P 500 failed to advance. Treasury Begins Sale of Citigroup Stake Join Happy Hour's chat weekdays from 5-6pm ET THE MOST POWERFUL NAME IN BUSINESS NEWS Blankfein to Defend Trader The head of Goldman Sachs will tell lawmakers Tuesday the young trader charged with securities fraud did nothing illegal. | WATCH EMac  Goldman's Defense: Does It Hold Up? Shelby: Goldman Actions 'Duplicitous, if Not Fraud' READ Lloyd Blankfein's Testimony to Lawmakers Corporate Bigwigs on Renewable Energy WATCH T. Boone Pickens and Ted Turner discuss pushing the nation toward energy independence. Berkshire Pushes Lawmakers on Derivatives Senate Republicans Block Bank-Reform Bill WATCH French Finance Minister on Global Tax Fruit, Veggie Prices Ri