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Sebelius: Health care launch 'terribly flawed'
The Obama administration's timeline for having ready the new health care law's online sign-up system "was just flat out wrong," outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said in an interview that aired Sunday.
Apr 14, 2014 | 6:14 PM
US retail sales up strong 1.1 percent in March
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products. Sales of autos climbed 3.1 percent while sales at general merchandise stores, a...
Apr 14, 2014 | 5:14 PM
US businesses boosted stockpiles by 0.4 percent in February as sales rose sharply
WASHINGTON (AP) — US businesses boosted stockpiles by 0.4 percent in February as sales rose sharply.
Apr 14, 2014 | 5:14 PM
US retail sales jump 1.1 percent in March, best showing in 18 months, led by auto sales
WASHINGTON (AP) — US retail sales jump 1.1 percent in March, best showing in 18 months, led by auto sales.
Apr 14, 2014 | 5:14 PM
TIAA-CREF buying Nuveen for $6.25B
NEW YORK (AP) — Financial services provider TIAA-CREF says it's buying investment manager Nuveen Investments in a deal valued at $6.25 billion including debt. TIAA-CREF says the addition boosts its position as a retirement and financial services...
Apr 14, 2014 | 4:14 PM
Alaska Airlines is favorite among business travelers
Survey find Delta and United carry more business travelers, but they prefer Alaska
Apr 14, 2014 | 3:14 PM
Kiev deadline for disarming in east Ukraine passes
Pro-Russian separatists on Monday seized a police building in yet another city in Russian-leaning eastern Ukraine, defying government warnings that it was preparing to act against the insurgents.
Apr 14, 2014 | 3:14 PM
New Peugeot boss pledges return to profit by 2018
PARIS (AP) — Loss-making French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen says it aims to return to profitability by 2018 by reducing the number of models and relying on its recent rescue by Chinese investors and the French state.
Apr 14, 2014 | 3:14 PM
High fees eroding many 401(k) retirement accounts
[...] a new study finds that the typical 401(k) fees — adding up to a modest-sounding 1 percent a year — would erase $70,000 from an average worker's account over a four-decade career compared with lower-cost options. "The corrosive effect of high...
Apr 14, 2014 | 2:14 PM
How to get more time to file your tax return
America's annual tax reckoning is here once again and for many who have yet to file their federal tax return, that means a mad dash to beat Uncle Sam's deadline. The Internal Revenue Service already has received nearly 100 million tax returns, but...
Apr 14, 2014 | 2:14 PM