Inside Beacon of Hope, a Christian bookstore, in Springfield, Ohio.
Inside Beacon of Hope, a Christian bookstore, in Springfield, Ohio. - 
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The House of Representatives has voted to ban a proposed requirement that would force companies to rotate auditors every few years.

Christian bookstores are boosting sales by drawing people in for everything from coffee to bible study sessions.

Intellectual property accounts for about 35 percent of U.S. GDP. But hackers, many of them in foreign countries, are working harder than ever to steal it.

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