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  • Investing: Earn more with dividend-paying stocks

    Many firms are paying generous yields today and are likely to boost their dividends in the future. You can find plenty of good funds that focus on dividends. Start with Vanguard Dividend Growth (symbol VDIGX), a member of the Kiplinger 25. Its biggest holdings at last report were United Parcel Service, UnitedHealth Group and insurer ACE Ltd. The fund yields 2 percent. For more income, consider Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF (SCHD), which yields 2.9 percent. Although the ETF owns dividend growers, its main emphasis is on stocks with steady records of paying dividends; its biggest holdings are Chevron, Home Depot and Intel.
  • Philadelphia eyes 27-acre property for airport expansion

    The city is hoping to purchase a 27-acre property on Route 291 in Delaware County as part of a long-range expansion of Philadelphia International Airport. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports ( ) an ordinance was introduced in city...

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    ___ Takata air bag recall doubles to nearly 34 million Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Takata Corp. has agreed to declare 33.8 million air bags defective, a move that will double the number of cars and trucks included in what is now the...

    UPS settles complaint it shortchanged government customers

    United Parcel Service Co. agreed to pay more than $25 million to settle complaints that it kept false records to hide late deliveries and collect more for overnight packages to government customers. The Department of Justice said Tuesday that the payment...

    Spending: How to beat annoying airline fees

    Air travelers are by now all too familiar with checked-bag fees that can run from $25 each way up to $200. Allegiant, Frontier and Spirit airlines charge from $10 to $100 to bring a carry-on bag. If a security or gate agent deems that you have an...