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Express Scripts turns to AbbVie in huge hepatitis C deal

The nation’s largest pharmacy benefits manager is throwing its weight into the fight over high-cost hepatitis C drugs with a coverage restriction that might ultimately lower prices and improve patient access to groundbreaking treatments for the liver-destroying virus….

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It’s down to the wire for online shopping

ATLANTA (AP) — As the holiday shopping season winds down, FedEx, UPS and online retailers are using the last few days to try to avoid the problems that occurred last year when severe winter weather and a surge in late orders from shoppers caused delivery delays….

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Top business stories of 2014: US grows, world slows

NEW YORK (AP) — This year showed how sheltered the U.S. economy is from geopolitical and health crises around the world. The global economy sputtered, but the U.S. powered ahead. Employers are finally hiring enough to lower unemployment. A plunge in gas prices and a rising stock market has Americans feeling richer and spending a bit more….

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BMW expands US air bag recall nationwide

NEW YORK (AP) — BMW has agreed to demands from the government to expand a recall of driver’s-side air bags to the entire U.S….

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US stock indexes drift higher in afternoon trading

Stocks moved slightly higher in afternoon trading Monday, on pace to build modestly on gains from last week. The market has closed higher over the past three trading days. Discouraging data on U.S. home sales and a deepening slide in oil prices held back the rally….

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Stocks mostly higher at midday, extending advance

Major stock indexes edged mostly higher Monday but the gains were held back by discouraging data on U.S. home sales and a deepening slide in oil prices….

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Investors expect higher stocks in 2015, but also turbulence

NEW YORK (AP) — Can the U.S. hold everyone else above water? That is the question investors are asking as Wall Street heads into 2015….

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Trump Entertainment eyes new financing from Icahn

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Trump Entertainment Resorts says a new $20 million pledge by billionaire investor Carl Icahn will give it time to restructure while keeping the struggling Taj Mahal casino open….

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US stock indexes drift higher in midday trading

U.S. financial markets drifted slightly higher in midday trading Monday, although the gains were held back by discouraging data on U.S. home sales and a deepening slide in oil prices. Stocks have notched gains the past three trading days….

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US home sales hit slowest pace in 6 months in Nov.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans bought homes in November as buying slid to its slowest pace in six months….