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Ferdinand Porsche, sports car designer, dies at 76

FRANKFURT, Germany — Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, the design chief credited with the classic 911 sports car and grandson of the automaker’s founder, has died at age 76. Carmaker Porsche AG said Porsche died Thursday in Salzburg, Austria. No cause was ...

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Marianne D. Fishler: A credible Europe solution would aid markets

Over the last 10 years, investors have certainly had many issues facing them as they make long-term decisions regarding their investment strategy. The most recent issue affecting the markets is Europe (although the budget debate in the U.S. is a ...

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Central banks’ actions lift world markets

FRANKFURT, Germany — The central banks of the wealthiest countries, trying to prevent a debt crisis in Europe from exploding into a global panic, swept in Wednesday to shore up the world financial system by making it easier for banks ...

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Milk does a body good — even when worn

HANNOVER, Germany — Wear Milk? Anke Domaske says why not. The 28-year-old German is the designer of an award-winning new textile made entirely from milk that’s environmentally friendly as well as soothing to people with skin allergies. Called “Qmilch,” it ...

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Apple’s earnings miss drags tech stocks lower

NEW YORK — A rare earnings miss by Apple pulled down technology stocks Wednesday. Broad market indexes turned lower in late afternoon trading on reports of an impasse in talks to resolve Europe’s debt crisis. The leaders of Germany, France, ...

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The Daily Record News Quiz: October 3 – 7

Have you been keeping up with The Daily Record’s news this week? Take our 10-question weekly news quiz in this fun, interactive feature. Leave a comment below and tell us how many questions you got right!

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Week in review: 10/6/11

Under Armour wants TIF aid The Baltimore City Council is expected to consider a request this fall by Under Armour Inc. for tax increment financing bonds to fund a portion of the company’s major expansion at Locust Point’s Tide Point complex. ...

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