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Economic, Political Volatility Cloud Housing Recovery

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How Should Justice Distribute $4 Billion To Harmed Homeowners?

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Moving In With Manufacturers, Amazon Delivers A New Approach

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Enrollments For Health Care Exchanges Trickle In, Slowly

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Shutdown Hits Usually Stable Business: Government Contractors

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When It Comes To Businesses, How Big Is Small?

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Some Investors Choosing U.S. Over Emerging Markets

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Suffixes like .org, .net and .com are the most common on the Internet today. But the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which governs Web names, plans to add some 1,400 more, some ending in Arabic or Chinese characters. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Beyond .Com: Some See Confusion In Internet Domain Expansion

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GDP Report Is Better Than Economists Expected

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Congress Weighs Whether Big Banks Can Own Commercial Assets

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D.C. Wage Rift Puts Spotlight On Wal-Mart's Urban Push

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Jobless Rate For June Holds Steady At 7.6 Percent

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As Mortgage Rates Rise, Homebuyers Face New Dilemma

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Being Postmaster General Isn't What It Used To Be

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Senate Bill Would Do Away With Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

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