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Dow plunges as multiple worries vex investors

Dow plunges as multiple worries vex investors

FILE - This April 22, 2010, file photo, shows a Wall Street sign in front of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks slumped Thursday, July 31, 2014, as investors reacted to disappointing corporate earnings reports and assessed the implications of the approaching end to economic stimulus fr…

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Dow plunges as multiple worries vex investors

Dow plunges as multiple worries vex investors

Weak corporate results, the looming end of stimulus from the Fed and global tensions rattle investors.

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Tesla breaking ground outside Reno

Tesla breaking ground outside Reno

Decision where to put $5 billion factory haas yet to be made, says carmaker.

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Study: Debit overdraft fees usually exceed purchase cost

Study: Debit overdraft fees usually exceed purchase cost

Big banks generally charge a $34 penalty.

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Congress approves VA, highway bills

WASHINGTON — Congress approved a bipartisan, $16 billion measure to clean up after a scandal at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and a second bill to prevent a cutoff in highway funding gained final passage in the Senate. Both were sent to President Obama for his signature.

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Man accused of putting needles in packaged meat

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A 68-year-old Illinois man was jailed without bond Thursday after being accused by federal prosecutors of inserting sewing needles into a packaged meat "just for the hell of it" at a grocery store in his hometown for more than a year.

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Colorado tightening edible pot rules

Colorado tightening edible pot rules

Chef Alex Tretter carries a tray of cannabis-infused peanut butter and jelly cups to the oven at Sweet Grass Kitchen, a well-established Denver-based gourmet marijuana edibles bakery that sells its confections to retail outlets in Colorado.

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Colorado to tighten edible pot rules

Colorado to tighten edible pot rules

DENVER — Alarmed by booming sales of highly potent edible marijuana products, Colorado regulators have drafted an emergency rule making it easier for new users to tell how much pot they’re eating.

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Demoted worker shoots CEO, kills self in Chicago

Demoted worker shoots CEO, kills self in Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — A demoted executive shot and critically wounded his company's CEO before fatally shooting himself Thursday inside a high-rise office building in downtown Chicago's bustling financial district, police said.

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Demoted worker shoots CEO, kills self in Chicago

Demoted worker shoots CEO, kills self in Chicago

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy speaks to the media outside a downtown high-rise office building following a shooting inside the building, Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Chicago. Police said a demoted worker shot and critically injured his company's CEO before fatally shooting hims…

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Deal reached for 72-hour Gaza cease-fire

Deal reached for 72-hour Gaza cease-fire

JERUSALEM — Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire beginning today, during which there will be negotiations on a more durable truce in the 24-day-old Gaza war, the United States and United Nations announced Thursday.

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Tesla says decision on battery factory months away

Tesla says decision on battery factory months away

To build 300,000 vehicles annually, Tesla Motors needs the battery “gigafactory” it is planning to build over the next three years, chief executive Elon Musk says.

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In San Francisco real estate, $1M won't buy much

In San Francisco real estate, $1M won't buy much

George Limperis, a realtor with Paragon Real Estate Group, smiles while walking through the kitchen of a property in the Noe Valley neighborhood in San Francisco, Wednesday, July 30, 2014. In the souped-up world of San Francisco real estate, where the median selling price for homes and condo…

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In San Francisco real estate, $1M won't buy much

In San Francisco real estate, $1M won't buy much

Realtor George Limperis says new technology millionaires who can afford to bid up a property until they win it with an all-cash offer are helping to drive up demand.

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In SF real estate, $1M won't buy much

In SF real estate, $1M won't buy much

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco Association of Realtors President Betty Taisch has two words of advice for those who want to live here and think $1 million will buy them their dream house: Think again.

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AP PHOTOS: Mansion or shack? It's the $1M question

AP PHOTOS: Mansion or shack? It's the $1M question

This is an exterior view of a luxury custom home with a listing price of $1 million on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 in Mesa, Ariz. The more than 4,000-square-foot home has a resort style back yard, pool and hot tub, four bedrooms, three full and one partial bathrooms, a gourmet kitchen and trave…

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AP PHOTOS: Mansion or shack? It's the $1M question

AP PHOTOS: Mansion or shack? It's the $1M question

George Limperis, a realtor with Paragon Real Estate Group, smiles as he walks through the kitchen of a property that was recently sold in the Noe Valley neighborhood in San Francisco, Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

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AP PHOTOS: Mansion or shack? It's the $1M question

AP PHOTOS: Mansion or shack? It's the $1M question

A sale balloon for a nearby store is shown next to a property in the Noe Valley neighborhood just sold for $1.8 million in cash, $600,000 more than its asking price, in San Francisco, Wednesday, July 30, 2014. In the souped-up world of San Francisco real estate, where the median selling pric…

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AP PHOTOS: Mansion or shack? It's the $1M question

AP PHOTOS: Mansion or shack? It's the $1M question

A row house on a tree-shaded street is for sale and is listed at $995,000 in the Society Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. The 3,200-square-foot home includes four bedrooms, three full and two partial bathrooms and a year of pre-paid garage parking. (AP Photo/Mat…

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