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Higher home renovation spending drives sales at Lowe's

Canadian Tire profit beats on strong automotive, sports gear sales

Room temperature homes report

U.S. CEOs modestly more upbeat on economy, spending: survey

Target beats and sales forecasts in sign strategy working

Target reports 4Q loss on Canada pullout outlook cautious

Lowe's has strong 4Q as job market improves

Nokia CEO sees 'business as usual' no change to outlook

U.S. stocks ease from record highs, dollar falls

US manufacturing slows as output and hiring weaken

Dow, Nasdaq winners fourth straight week

Cuban cigar makers anticipate big bucks from US travelers

U.S. home prices rise, service sector expands but consumer sentiment dips

5 reasons US economy is stronger than Q4 GDP suggests

S&ampP, edge down with Apple Dow ends at record high

Europe's big telecoms roar back to health, worrying rivals

AP Exclusive: Wal-Mart CEO talks workers, customers, critics

Sharp planning to tap banks for second bailout in three years

Finmeccanica agrees potential 1.9 billion euro twin-track rail sale with...

US durable goods orders rise 3.3 percent in April

US retail sales jump 0.6 percent in May on autos

Falling yen to make Japan's goods more affordable

Yahoo's 1Q earnings surge while revenue sags

US factory orders down 4 percent in March

China's top butcher tries to sell US on takeover

Japan central bank keeps extreme easing steady

Philip Morris Int'l 1Q profit falls nearly 2 pct

Congress Returns to Guns, Immigration and Budget

Oracle's 3Q numbers provide gauge on tech spending

Senate panel hearing from Newtown father, doctor

US factory output falls on weak auto production

Sector Snap: Homebuilders mostly up on new report

SK Hynix posts profit as chip demand improves

Fed survey: US economy picked up at end of year

Asia stocks rise as US, China economies improve

US stocks rise as tech, industrial earns roll in

China Aug inflation another sign economy is stabilizing

Stocks eke out modest gains on better jobs reports

Analysis - Dollar's weak trajectory seen holding for now

Few clues on timing of QE3 reduction in U.S. Fed minutes

U.S. retailers rely on deep discounts to win back-to-school shoppers

Better economic reports, sales send stocks higher

Brighter US economy makes Fed tapering more likely

China output, investment reinforce view economy has steadied

China's August exports accelerate, imports slow

Developer: Kan. caverns could preserve human race

US job openings, hiring rise slightly in May

US economy looks weaker after subpar retail sales

McDonald's predicts tough year despite new items

IMF calls for Japan reforms, plan to clear debt

Starbucks profit surges on stronger sales

US trade gap widened in May as exports weakened

Air pollution takes toll on China's tourism

US manufacturing output slipped 0.1 pct. in July

Tepid US retail sales raising doubts about economy

Kellogg's profit rises but cereal struggles

S&P 500 closes above 1,700 points for first time

Reports reflect Fed's message of stronger economy

Fiscal-cliff deal no recipe for a robust economy

Fiscal-cliff deal no recipe for a robust economy

Hands off our heritage: Some wary of China's reach

Economy, year-end sales help auto industry in 2012

US builders boost September spending 0.6 percent

Stocks edge higher, breaking a weeklong slump

Steady US housing recovery is boosting economy

Schapiro's SEC successor likely to follow her lead

Higher US retail spending lifts hopes for economy