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Stock Market Today: UPS and Target Face Holiday Shopping Fallout

Why You Should Watch Ariad and Supernus Today

Initial Jobless Claims Drop 11% in Latest Week of Volatile Holiday Season

Ousted Ray Irani to Get Benefits from Occidental for Life

Hi-Tech Pharmacal in $25 Million Medicaid Settlement

China Estimates 2013 Growth Slowed to 7.6%

Morning Dow Report: Why Home Depot, Nike, and Visa Brought a Santa Claus Rally Today

Top Business Story in 2013: Booming Stock Markets

Shell Chemical Keeps Pa. Site on List for Petrochemical Plant

Mortgage Rates Shrug Off Prospect of Fed Taper

Barclays Fined $3.75 Million for Improper Record Keeping

McDonald's Shuts Down McResource Employee Website

BlackBerry Founder Sells, as FedEx and UPS Flubbed on Deadline

ExxonMobil Leading the Dow to a Historic High

Websites Try to Keep Comments in Line

Delta to Honor Mistakenly Cheap Fares

Rising Treasury Rate Hurts Bank Stocks Today

Crude Oil Prices Edge Further Above $99

Online Shopping Grows, With Some Growing Pains

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