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Features by Kate Davidson

High inventory and low sales cut gun makers' profits

Sales slow after a 2012 demand surge from gun ethusiasts fearing restrictions.
Posted In: gun, gun sales

Why Americans are less satisfied with their cars

Though car sales are up, people's satisfaction with their cars is at a low.
Posted In: auto industry, auto market

Sony recovers from cyber-attack

A twitter user both claimed responsibility for the attack and tweeted a bomb scare.
Posted In: Sony, playstation

Foot Locker profits jump, thanks to basketball and Nike

Basketball shoes are hot and Nike controls the sizzle .
Posted In: Nike, Running, shoes
School buses

School transportation cuts still affect families

Some districts that cut bus service during the recession haven't brought it back.
Posted In: Philadelphia, high school, students, public transportation

Ebola's cost to African economies

The epidemic is financially hurting Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.
Posted In: Ebola, Africa, disease

Got a tax credit you can't use? You can sell it

The market for state tax credits is growing. They can even be traded online.
Posted In: tax credit, Oregon
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Daimler and the disappearing emails

Employees now have the option to delete all email that arrives during vacation.
Posted In: business, email, German, holiday
Kinder Morgan

Kinder Morgan deal lays groundwork for more pipelines

Consolidation will allow Kinder Morgan to acquire other pipeline companies
Posted In: pipelines, oil companies, Keystone pipeline

U.S. companies pledge $14 billion in Africa investment

Energy shortages are an obstacle to business and an opportunity for investment.
Posted In: Africa, business, foreign investment


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