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Debt worries drag down the stock market

July 18th, 2011 3:07 pm by Associated Press

Not even a strong string of earnings reports could stave off worries about debt on Monday.Europe's banking troubles and an impasse over lifting the U.S. government's borrowing limit helped drag down stock markets in the U.S. and Europe. The worries also s

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Rhode Island tackles red tape in the name of job creation

July 17th, 2011 8:32 pm by Associated Press

PROVIDENCE, R.I. If Rhode Island's 39 cities and towns are anything, they are fiercely independent right down to the point where each and every one has its own rules for setting up party tents.

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Former Murdoch aide Brooks arrested; police commissioner resigns

July 17th, 2011 8:08 pm by Associated Press

LONDON An intensifying voicemail hacking and police bribery scandal cut closer than ever to Rupert Murdoch and Scotland Yard on Sunday with the arrest of the media magnate's former British newspaper chief and the resignation of London's police commissio

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Consumers remain cautious about buying electric cars

July 16th, 2011 12:36 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A lot of money is going into building electric cars and the infrastructure to recharge them, but buyers remain lukewarm, likely due to cost and "range anxiety."

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