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Figures on government spending and debt
WASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30. Total public debt subject to limit Dec 1817,988,223Statutory debt limitsuspendedTotal public debt...
Dec 20, 2014 | 1:20 AM
Sales for holiday shopping season come down to the wire
NEW YORK (AP) — Despite an early start, sales data provided to The Associated Press show that stores may once again have to rely on procrastinators to save the holiday shopping season. "The numbers are lower than what people expected them to be so...
Dec 20, 2014 | 1:20 AM
US stocks inch higher after a big two-day rally
Oil and gas companies led the stock market up Friday, helping the Standard & Poor's 500 index notch its second-best week this year.
Dec 20, 2014 | 1:20 AM
Sony hack adds to security pressure on companies
Faced with rising cybercrime like the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, companies worldwide are under pressure to tighten security but are hampered by cost and, for some, reluctance to believe they are in danger.
Dec 20, 2014 | 1:20 AM
AP Interview: Coelho says Sony hack threatens all
The best-selling author said in an interview Friday with The Associated Press that he was prepared to make himself an example — even if it meant inviting criticism and potential threats — if Sony Pictures had taken him up on his $100,000 offer for...
Dec 20, 2014 | 12:20 AM
Coming up short on home values
Some are skeptical, but a statistical analysis by Quicken Loans shows owners now tend to underestimate the value of their homes, compared with valuations determined by professional appraisers.
Dec 20, 2014 | 12:20 AM
Happy holidays!
I'll be out until January, when I'm off to the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Dec 19, 2014 | 11:19 PM
EPA sets first national standard for coal waste
The Obama administration on Friday set the first national standards for waste generated from coal burned for electricity, treating it more like household garbage rather than a hazardous material.
Dec 19, 2014 | 11:19 PM
Gift guide: 5 fitness trackers show wide range of choices
One of the busiest tech categories in recent years has been fitness trackers. Here’s a quick rundown on some of those now on the market.
Dec 19, 2014 | 10:19 PM
Juno Therapeutics’ stock surges in market debut
Juno raised $264.5 million after selling more than 11 million shares at $24 per share. It plans to use the cash raised to continue trials and studies.
Dec 19, 2014 | 10:19 PM