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Stocks edge up as market approaches new year

NEW YORK — Stocks were higher at midday Wednesday in thin trading as the market approached the end of the year. In the absence of any fresh economic data, traders’ moods appear to be buoyed by the spate of mostly ...

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Salkin bringing Wall $treet Week to the Web

The once-celebrated Maryland Public Television-produced financial news program Wall $treet Week is back, sort of. The program, off the air since 2005, has been revived as an online-only publication focusing on long-term financial advice. Jeff Salkin, anchor of MPT’s State ...

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Study forecasts steady but slow economic growth

NEW YORK — The pace of the U.S. economic recovery will remain steady but slow in the face of persistently high unemployment and heavy debt burdens, according to a new report. The survey, by the National Association for Business Economics, ...

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Stocks fall Monday on Ireland bailout, Wall Street probe

NEW YORK — Stocks fell Monday as investors worried about fallout from Europe’s financial crisis and a widening probe into Wall Street insider trading. Bank stocks led the declines after the Federal Bureau of Investigation raided the offices of two ...

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