WASHINGTON'S LEADING BUSINESS MAGAZINE

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Why the bond market is more fragile than you think
A bottleneck is building in the global market for bonds.
Oct 1, 2014 | 7:01 PM
920 California chickens killed with golf club
Authorities in central California are searching for one or more suspects who broke into a Foster Farms chicken ranch and killed more than 900 birds with a golf club.
Oct 1, 2014 | 5:01 PM
Pace of US factory activity slipped in September
The pace of U.S. manufacturing growth slowed in September, as expectations for hiring and new orders slipped from their August levels.
Oct 1, 2014 | 5:01 PM
Small businesses scramble to keep top staffers
NEW YORK (AP) — People are quitting their jobs at a faster clip and that's pushing small business owners to work harder to hold onto top talent. Love inspires students to keep coming back for more lessons and brings in more than a quarter of the...
Oct 1, 2014 | 5:01 PM
Pepsi to launch soda sweetened with stevia
The quest to come up with new formulas has intensified recently as sales of diet sodas have declined at even steeper rates than their full-calorie counterparts. Coke and Pepsi executives have blamed the trend on worries about artificial sweeteners...
Oct 1, 2014 | 5:01 PM
Supercharged Corvette can go 0-60 in 2.95 seconds
General Motors says a new high-performance version of the Chevrolet Corvette can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in under three seconds.
Oct 1, 2014 | 4:01 PM
Dow drops 200 points on lackluster economic news
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are slumping in early afternoon trading, putting the market on course for its third straight day of losses. Airlines stocks slid as investors feared that news of the first Ebola case in the U.S. might discourage travel.
Oct 1, 2014 | 4:01 PM
US construction spending down 0.8 percent
While this could call into question expectations that building activity will support economic growth in the second half of the year, economists at Barclays said they were leaving their forecast for third quarter growth unchanged at 3 percent....
Oct 1, 2014 | 4:01 PM
Coca-Cola revises executive pay after criticism
The world's largest beverage maker said Wednesday its long-term incentive program will now distribute the company's shares to a smaller group of executives, while the rest will be rewarded with cash bonuses instead. Coca-Cola's pay plan came under...
Oct 1, 2014 | 4:01 PM
Dow falls 200 points on disappointing economic news, drop in airline stocks over Ebola fears
NEW YORK (AP) — Dow falls 200 points on disappointing economic news, drop in airline stocks over Ebola fears.
Oct 1, 2014 | 4:01 PM