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AP Photo/Dan BaliltyA departure flight board displays various canceled and delayed flights in Ben Gurion International airport a day after the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration imposed a 24-hour restriction on flights after a Hamas rocket landed Tuesday within a mile of the airport

FAA lifts ban on US flights to Tel Aviv airport

The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its ban on U.S. flights in…

AP Photo/Dan BaliltyA departure flight board displays various canceled and delayed flights in Ben Gurion International airport a day after the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration imposed a 24-hour restriction on flights after a Hamas rocket landed Tuesday within a mile of the airport
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Meat supplier in China scandal has global reach

It isn't a household name, but the company at the center of…

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Airlines scrap Israel flights over missile fear

In a sign of increased caution about flying near combat zones, U.S.…

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AbbVie, Shire agree on $55B combination

The drugmaker AbbVie has reached a deal worth roughly $55 billion to…

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Senators call on GM CEO to fire top lawyer

Lawmakers on Thursday demanded General Motors fire its chief lawyer and open…

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AP Photo/Matt RourkeA worker stacks vegetables after they were washed

Once a niche, local foods becoming big business

Once a niche business, locally grown foods aren't just for farmers markets…

AP Photo/Matt RourkeA worker stacks vegetables after they were washed
AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington

Janet Yellen says economy still needs Fed support

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday that the economic recovery is…

AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez MonsivaisAttorney General Eric Holder participates in a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington Monday

Citigroup to pay $7B in subprime mortgages probe

Citigroup has agreed to pay $7 billion to settle a federal investigation…

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez MonsivaisAttorney General Eric Holder participates in a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington Monday
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US records $71 billion budget surplus in June

The U.S. government ran a monthly budget surplus in June, putting it…

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US unemployment aid applications fall to 304,000

Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, driving down the level…

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PC shipment slump bottoms out

A two-year slump in personal computer sales ended in the second quarter,…

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Recipe for higher sales: Add fiber, cinnamon

General Mills hopes a pinch of cinnamon and a dash of fiber…

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US consumer borrowing rises at slower pace in May

Consumers increased their borrowing at a slower pace in May compared to…

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How GM's ignition switch redesign went wrong

General Motors' deadly ignition switch flaws emerged from an effort to improve…

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AP Photo/Richard DrewSpecialist Charles Solomon works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

Dow tops 17,000 after strong jobs report

The Dow Jones industrial average topped 17,000 for the first time Thursday,…

AP Photo/Richard DrewSpecialist Charles Solomon works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
Paul Sakuma/2007 AP file photoTarget is introducing an app that will let consumers purchase products with their smartphones.

Target asks customers to leave firearms at home

Target is "respectfully" asking its customers to not bring firearms into its…

Paul Sakuma/2007 AP file photoTarget is introducing an app that will let consumers purchase products with their smartphones.
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Bumpy road ahead for legal pot in Washington

Pete O'Neil saw Washington's legalization of marijuana in 2012 as a path…

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GM recalls 8.2 million cars for ignition switches

General Motors' safety crisis worsened on Monday when the automaker added 8.2…

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AP Photo/Pablo Martinez MonsivaisPresident Barack Obama meets with Lindsay Lawlor

Obama, inventors check out electric giraffe

If President Barack Obama is mingling with inventors, sooner or later there…

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez MonsivaisPresident Barack Obama meets with Lindsay Lawlor
AP Photo/Gilead SciencesThis undated handout photo provided by Gilead Sciences shows the Hepatitis-C medication Sovaldi. Sovaldi

$1,000-a-pill Sovaldi jolts US health care system

Your money or your life? Sovaldi, a new pill for hepatitis C,…

AP Photo/Gilead SciencesThis undated handout photo provided by Gilead Sciences shows the Hepatitis-C medication Sovaldi. Sovaldi