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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is overhauling poultry plant inspections for the first time in more than 50 years, a move it says could result in 5,000 fewer foodborne illnesses each year.Final rules announced Thursday would reduce th ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Association of Realtors President Betty Taisch has two words of advice for those who want to live here and think $1 million will buy them their dream house: Think again.In the souped-up world of San Francisco r ...more

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's economy minister says he is willing to hold further talks with holdout investors whose claim for bond payments forced the South American country into its second default in 13 years.Economy Minister Axel ...more

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PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) on Thursday reported a wider loss in its second quarter, and beat analysts' expectations.The Palo Alto, California-based company reported a loss of $61.9 million, or 50 cents per share, compared ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — NASA plans to make oxygen — a key ingredient of rocket fuel — on Mars early next decade.Space agency officials unveiled seven instruments they plan to put on a Martian rover that would launch in 2020, including two devices aime ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The fees that banks charge debit-card users who overdraw their accounts usually cost more than the items being bought.That's the result of a study that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released Thursday.Large ban ...more

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She once called Donald Trump "a maggot, a cockroach and a crumb." This week, he remembered her as "an impossible person."The woman who became a folk hero for resisting decades-long efforts by big-name developers like Trump to displace her Atlant ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Small-cap stocks are getting the cold shoulder, unless they come with a nice accent.Stocks of smaller U.S. companies have dropped this year following a spate of warnings that they've become too expensive. But investors continue t ...more

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TOKYO (AP) — American electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. is teaming up with Japanese electronics company Panasonic Corp. to build a battery manufacturing plant in the U.S. expected to create 6,500 jobs.The companies announced the deal Thursday ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new long-acting inhaler drug from Boehringer Ingelheim to treat people with chronic lung disease.The agency approved Striverdi Respimat for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, ...more