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  • Business Highlights

    Updated: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    ___ Reasons holiday shoppers will spend cautiously All signs point to a successful holiday shopping season: falling gas prices, soaring stock market and unemployment at a six-year-low. Yet retailers are fighting to get shoppers into stores. Why? Five years into the economic...

  • Tennessee editorial roundup

    Updated: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    Recent editorials from Tennessee newspapers: Nov. 26 The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tennessee, on Hagel's firing: The firing of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel — and that's what it was despite the anodyne official words about "mutual agreement" — reflects strategic confusion and...

  • AAA Michigan: Gas prices fall 13 cents in week

    Updated: Mon, Nov 24, 2014

    DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan says gasoline prices have dropped about 13 cents a gallon in the last week. The auto club expects prices to continue falling through the Thanksgiving holiday, giving drivers the cheapest seasonal prices since 2009. Dearborn-based AAA Michigan says...

  • New Jersey gas prices still falling

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Motorists continue to see lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $2.73, down 3 cents from last week. That's also much lower than the price from a year ago, when...

  • New England editorial roundup

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    The Brattleboro (Vt.) Reformer, Nov. 19, 2014 Together, the United States and China produce 40 percent of global emissions. With much acclaim, the Obama administration announced last week that it had reached an agreement with China's leaders to reduce emissions. In the U.S. the...

  • Minivans do poorly in new crash tests

    Updated: Thu, Nov 20, 2014

    DETROIT (AP) — The Honda Odyssey was the only minivan to earn the highest safety rating in new crash tests by the insurance industry. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety said Thursday that the Nissan Quest, Chrysler Town and Country, and Dodge Caravan all garnered the lowest...

  • NC lawmakers examine rules for Uber, Lyft, Airbnb

    Updated: Tue, Nov 18, 2014

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina lawmakers heard arguments Tuesday for and against increasing regulation of digital services that allow people to sell car rides through a smartphone app or rent out rooms to travelers. Car services such as Uber and Lyft and short-term rental sites...

  • Recent editorials from Texas newspapers

    Updated: Tue, Nov 18, 2014

    Austin American-Statesman. Nov. 16, 2014. Getting ready for a legislative session dead ahead Last week, with elections behind them and the 84th Texas Legislature only two months away, lawmakers started filing the first of hundreds of bills they will consider during the 140-day...

  • Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers

    Updated: Mon, Nov 17, 2014

    Quad-City Times. Nov. 15, 2014. U.S. leads with China climate agreement Global leadership requires international agreements, and the carbon emission deal reached by the U.S. and China appears to be a good start. China and the U.S. are very different places, and the new agreement...

  • AAA Michigan: Gas prices unchanged in past week

    Updated: Mon, Nov 17, 2014

    DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan says gasoline prices have held steady from last week for a statewide average of about $3 per gallon. The auto club said Sunday that's about 28 cents less than this time last year. The statewide average for self-serve unleaded gas has increased about...

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