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  • S&P 500 friends Facebook in major boost for giant social network

    S&P 500 friends Facebook in major boost for giant social network
    SAN FRANCISCO -- In a dramatic rebound from its bungled initial public offering last year, Facebook Inc. will join the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index next week, capping its fitful rise to one of the nation's most powerful technology companies.
  • Facebook shares jump on news it will be added to S&P 500

    Facebook shares jump on news it will be added to S&P 500
    SAN FRANCISCO -- Facebook shares rose Thursday on news that the giant social network will be added to the Standard & Poor’s 500 index next week. S&P Dow Jones Indices made the announcement Wednesday that Facebook will replace Teradyne Inc. on...

    S&P 500 closes in on record -- with no help from individual investors

    S&P 500 closes in on record -- with no help from individual investors
    The Standard & Poor’s 500 is pushing ever closer to record territory -- but with little help from small investors. The index is within five points of an all-time record after rising Thursday morning. As of 9 a.m. PDT, the S&P was up 5.99 points,...

    Warren Buffett Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer

    Warren Buffett Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer
    NEW YORK -- Iconic investor Warren Buffett announced Tuesday that he has been diagnosed with stage I prostate cancer in a letter to shareholders of his firm Berkshire Hathaway. Buffett, 81, said his "condition is not remotely life-threatening or even...

    US unemployment rate dips to 8.5 percent

    US nonfarm payrolls rose by 200,000 in December, more than forecast, with the unemployment rate unexpectedly falling to 8.5 percent, the Labor Department said Friday.A survey of economists by Dow Jones Newswires expected December payrolls to rise by 155,...