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Despite Turnaround, J.C. Penney Seen Closing More Stores

Filed under: JC Penney, Retail, Stocks, Stores, Investing Spencer Platt/Getty Images By Krystina Gustafson | @KrystinaGustafs Things have certainly been looking up at J.C. Penney (JCP) over the past few months. After about two years of declining same-store sales, the department store finally gained traction in its turnaround by reversing this metric and posting positive comparable-store sales for three-straight quarters. ...

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Ryan Mathews could miss more time with injury; Branden Oliver worth a fantasy look

Ryan Mathews is still nursing a sprained MCL and could miss more time. We break down the fantasy implications. San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews is dealing with a sprained MCL that has now forced him out of three consecutive games, and stands to force him out of a couple more, at least. Mathews is out “probably at least ...

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Hewlett-Packard to Split in Two, Cut 5,000 More Jobs

Filed under: Technology, Hewlett-Packard, Mergers & Acquisitions, Computer Industry, This Built America Justin Sullivan/Getty Images By Supantha Mukherjee and Edwin Chan Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) said it would split into two listed companies, separating its computer and printer businesses from its faster-growing corporate hardware and services operations, and eliminate another 5,000 jobs as part of its turnaround plan. HP said its shareholders ...

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P5-plus-1 talks useful, Iran says, more set for April

VIENNA, March 19 (UPI) — Iran’s deputy foreign minister said nuclear negotiations in Vienna were useful and another round of talks was scheduled over the course of three days in April. Special Reports – UPI.com

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EU proposes more economic breaks for Ukraine

BRUSSELS, March 20 (UPI) — The European Parliament said Thursday it was considering a unilateral move to give Ukraine relief from customs duties. Special Reports – UPI.com

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GM Issues 2 More Recalls for SUVs, Mini Cars

Filed under: Company News, Automotive Industry, Manufacturing, Auto Recalls Richard Drew/APA 2013 Cadillac SRX at the New York International Auto Show, in New York. By TOM KRISHER DETROIT — General Motors announced two more recalls Friday, pushing its total for the year to 71, affecting almost 30 million vehicles in North America. The biggest of the new recalls covers just ...

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Staycations: Get More of Your Summer Fun Closer to Home

Filed under: Travel, How to Save Money, Airfare, Vacation Planning Getty Summer is peak season for most travel, and peak season means peak prices. To enjoy a wonderful summer vacation without the big expense of travel, follow these tips for an enjoyable staycation. Why Skip the Travel? Many of us tend to discount the attractions in our own back yards. ...

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RNC e-cards offer Obama New Year’s resolutions: less golf, more Benghazi accountability

gop.com President Obama is taking a hit for having played an estimated 155 rounds of golf while in office. Republicans are poking fun at POTUS ahead of the new year with a series of resolutions for 2014 that President Obama should consider, including curbing his time on the golf course and holding Hillary Clinton’s feet to the fire on Benghazi. ...

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AAA Forecast: More Travelers Hitting the Road for Holidays

Filed under: Travel, Gas Prices, Consumer Issues, Airfare, Vacation Planning Joe Raedle/Getty Images By Rob Lovitt Winter storms may be brewing, roads could get icy again and gas prices have been ticking upward since last month, but that won’t stop Americans from traveling during the holiday season this year, according to AAA. The automobile club’s annual forecast predicts that 94.5 ...

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Forget Windows 8.1, Folks Want Windows 7; & 4 More Things to Know Today

Filed under: Technology, Media, Market News, Food & Beverage, Restaurants, People Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images Here’s a quick rundown from the world of business and economics this morning: the things you need to know, and some you’ll just want to know. o. Good news for Microsoft (MSFT): Windows 8.1 came out last month, and it looks like more folks ...

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