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  • PASSINGS: Richard B. Scudder, Barton Biggs

    PASSINGS: Richard B. Scudder, Barton Biggs
    Richard B. Scudder Co-founder of MediaNews Group Richard B. Scudder, 99, co-founder and former chairman of MediaNews Group Inc., the nation's second-largest newspaper company, who also helped invent a process allowing newsprint to be recycled, died...
  • Obesity drugs need heart studies, U.S. advisers say

    Obesity drugs need heart studies, U.S. advisers say
    SILVER SPRING, Maryland (Reuters) - Heart safety studies should be required for new obesity drugs, U.S. drug advisers said on Thursday, possibly adding a new hurdle to the drugs' approval. An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...
  • Gas prices keep inflation tame, push confidence to four-year high

    Gas prices keep inflation tame, push confidence to four-year high
    Falling energy and gas prices helped keep inflation in check last month and also pushed consumer confidence to a four-year high, according to two reports Friday. The good news helped mitigate a stock market slump earlier in the day after investors...
  • Stocks tumble on renewed worries about Europe

    Stocks tumble on renewed worries about Europe
    Stocks lightened their losses but still are deeply in the red this morning amid fear that Europe’s lingering economic crisis is entering another dangerous phase. Concern that Spain may need a bailout spooked investors worldwide as the country&...
  • Stocks rise on latest European rescue plan

    Stocks rise on latest European rescue plan
    Stock markets around the world roared higher Friday after European policymakers made their latest move to ease the continent’s debt crisis. Lawmakers agreed to pump money into troubled banks directly from the continent’s bailout fund rather...
  • Gold hits new high as European debt woes rise

     
    Gold closed at a record high Tuesday, surpassing its previous peak reached in June, as fears of new financial-system trouble in Europe triggered another flight to what investors perceive to be safe. October gold futures in New York rose $8.10......
  • Stock mutual fund cash outflows hit 3-month high

     
    Investors pulled money from stock mutual funds in late August at the heaviest pace since late May, new data show. Bad timing: Many of the sellers were exiting just as the U.S. market was hitting seven-week lows -- and just......
  • Warren Buffett sees no 'double-dip' for economy, and suggests where to get a loan

     
    Warren Buffett gets credit for calling the recession in 2008 well before many professional economists. On Monday, the billionaire investor took another stab at forecasting -- this time, declaring that the feared economic “double-dip” won’t happen....
  • Dollar sinks, Treasury bond yields fall, gold zooms -- but can these dots be connected?

     
    Fear made a return appearance in key financial markets on Tuesday, pummeling the dollar, triggering another wave of buying in the Treasury bond market and driving gold to a new high. But fear of what, exactly, was an open question.......
  • What's lifting the stock market -- and what's missing

     
    Everybody thought September would be a bust for the stock market. Everybody was wrong.With eight trading days left in the month, Wall Street is on track for its biggest monthly advance of 2010. Stocks rose sharply Monday, pushing key indexes......
  • Stocks rally to highest levels since May

     
    This will be a big day for the stock market if the session’s gains hold: Major indexes have finally risen above their early-August peaks and now are trading at their highest levels since May. That could boost hopes that the......