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Business forecasters boost 2-year outlook for US economy

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — A business economics group has boosted its outlook for U.S. economic improvement this year and next, particularly for job growth….

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ABN Amro directors renounce pay increase amid public outrage

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — ABN Amro board members are giving up a 100,000-euro ($110,000) pay increase after the Dutch government delayed a decision on selling the nationalized bank amid public outrage at the raise….

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Duke Energy CEO loses $600K in pay over coal ash pollution

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy Corp. CEO Lynn Good saw her pay docked about $600,000 in the aftermath of last year’s massive spill of collected coal ash that coated 70 miles of a North Carolina river in sludge containing toxic heavy metals….

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2 hours ago

Best Buy closes Canadian Future Shop brand, 1,500 lose jobs

Best Buy is laying off 500 full-time and 1,000 part-time employees in Canada as it consolidates operations….

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2 hours ago

AP PHOTOS: As the Lincoln Continental returns; a look back

Ford Motor Co. said Monday that the Lincoln Continental is coming back after a 13-year hiatus. A concept version of the full-size Continental will be shown at the New York auto show this week. The production car goes on sale next year….

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3 hours ago

Business forecasters boost 2-year outlook for US economy

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — A business economics group has boosted its outlook for U.S. economic improvement this year and next, particularly for job growth….

KDWN

3 hours ago

ABN Amro directors renounce pay increase amid public outrage

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — ABN Amro board members are giving up a 100,000-euro ($110,000) pay increase after the Dutch government delayed a decision on selling the nationalized bank amid public outrage at the raise….

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3 hours ago

Duke Energy CEO loses $600K in pay over coal ash pollution

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy Corp. CEO Lynn Good saw her pay docked about $600,000 in the aftermath of last year’s massive spill of collected coal ash that coated 70 miles of a North Carolina river in sludge containing toxic heavy metals….

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3 hours ago

Best Buy closes Canadian Future Shop brand, 1,500 lose jobs

Best Buy is laying off 500 full-time and 1,000 part-time employees in Canada as it consolidates operations….

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3 hours ago

AP PHOTOS: As the Lincoln Continental returns; a look back

Ford Motor Co. said Monday that the Lincoln Continental is coming back after a 13-year hiatus. A concept version of the full-size Continental will be shown at the New York auto show this week. The production car goes on sale next year….