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The IMF and World Bank Are More Democratic Than They Look

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 10:04
The bank and the fund actually give a larger say to populous poor countries than the UN does
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Collapse of the Cupcake Fad Sends Crumbs Into Supermarkets

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 10:00
Crumbs is bringing the latest dessert fad—the croissant doughnut—to the grocery store
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Do Dollar Stores Need a Crummy Economy?

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 09:56
Plenty of demand remains for 99¢ stores as the economy strengthens, but stiff competition requires companies to run a tight ship
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UNC Presses Attack on Whistle-Blower in Fake Classes Scandal

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 09:54
More questions are raised by reports from outside exports commissioned by UNC to rebut findings on freshman athlete reading levels
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Five Reasons India's Elections Are More Interesting Than Yours

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 09:46
From an upstart politician who gets slapped on the campaign trail to front-runner Modi and his secret wife, the candidates in India's national elections are a colorful lot
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Here's Why Putin Won't Stop Selling Gas to Ukraine

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 19:45
It's the economy, stupid
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Phony Republican Sympathy for Kathleen Sebelius

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 19:27
With no further political gain from targeting the former Health and Human Services secretary, the GOP turns back to Obamacare
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‘Hubble Madness’ Picks a Winning Image, and Deep Space Never Looked So Good

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 19:01
Online voters selected a NASA-released image of the Carina Nebula to commemorate the space telescope’s 20th anniversary
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India Leads the World in Facebook Censorship

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 17:34
The Indian government asked Facebook to restrict access to content 4,765 times in the last six months of 2013
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Why Air France-KLM Might Want to Ditch Its Freighter Fleet

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 17:26
Here are four reasons, ranging from fuel costs and Mideast airline competition to slowing Chinese output
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GM's $1.3 Billion Recall Tab (as Measured in Pickup Trucks)

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 16:53
Here are ways to understand the cost to General Motors of fixing its cars
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How Chick-fil-A Spent $50 Million on New Grilled Chicken

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 15:57
How a seemingly minor menu change at Chick-fil-A took seven years to nail down
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10 Tax Stats for Procrastinating Small Business Owners

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 15:49
Nearly half of small business owners don't work with an accountant. Almost as many spend 80 hours on taxes
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JPMorgan Chase Earns 19 Percent Less to Start the Year

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 15:39
The new most profitable U.S. bank, Wells Fargo, reports a 14 percent rise in first-quarter earnings
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The End of Free Facebook Marketing?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 15:19
For years small businesses have been told they can use social media to reach customers without paying for ads. Those days may be coming to an end
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If Science Solves the Lime Crisis, Will We Accept Genetically Modified Gin and Tonics?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 09:55
U.S. Sugar's Southern Gardens Citrus has a GMO technique that might save lime trees from a bacterial disease
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