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Mexico's housing market is on the rise

Dec 12, 2006
America's housing market may be slumping but across the border in Mexico houses are going up in record numbers. The folks fueling the market have one foot in each country and benefit from new credit opportunities. Laura Belous reports.
Posted In: Housing, Mexico
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New Yorkers are at a tipping point

Dec 12, 2006
Among all the people on New Yorkers' lists this holiday season are the people to tip. And Trey Kay reports it doesn't really matter whether those people have been naughty or nice.
Posted In: New York
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Are Bernanke & Co. thinking lower rates?

Dec 12, 2006
No real surprises came from the Fed today. The question now is when it might start to lower interest rates again. The answer may lie in the bond markets. Amy Scott reports.
Posted In: Economy, Wall Street, Washington
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For Best Buy, discounts aren't the best deal

Dec 12, 2006
Best Buy's third-quarter profits were up 9 percent in the third quarter and it's selling more. Trouble is, the country's largest electronics retailer is selling more at a discount. Lisa Napoli reports.
Posted In: Retail
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This Winter Wonderland brought to you by . . .

Dec 12, 2006
It's December and stores are awash in warm lighting and shiny baubles to put us in a joyous and generous mood. Commentator Moira Manion takes us behind the scenes for a glimpse of reality.
Posted In: Retail
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Last Fed meeting of the year

Dec 12, 2006
You know the drill by now: The Federal Reserve's Open Market Committee meets today to discuss what to do about interest rates. Fed watchers are predicting another pass, Hillary Wicai reports.
Posted In: Economy
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Trade deficit shrinks but . . .

Dec 12, 2006
The U.S. trade deficit saw its biggest drop in five years in October, but economists say, look for a rebound.
Posted In: Economy
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Wii's winning the holiday sales game

Dec 12, 2006
Nintendo's Wii gaming console is outselling Sony's PlayStation 3 — but it isn't necessarily because gamers don't want PS3. Alex Goldmark reports.
Posted In: Retail, Science
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Nissan finally eases into hybrids

Dec 12, 2006
Nissan is launching its own hybrid and has plans for a next generation fuel cell car, but the Japanese company is headed down greener roads in the slow lane. Janet Babin reports.
Posted In: Auto
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Holiday IPO rush

Dec 12, 2006
Wall Street's prepping for the winter holidays just like the rest of us and that means a last-minute IPO blitz while everyone's still around. Alisa Roth explains.
Posted In: Wall Street

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