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Coverage: S&P settles with government

Ratings agencies took a huge hit to their reputations after the financial crisis, getting the blame for misleading investors about the safety of investments. Tuesday, Standard & Poor’s settled with the Justice Department and...

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Coverage: Net neutrality is coming

The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose rules that would effectively make the Internet a utility, an affirmation that access for all is critical. Steve Lohr had this story for The New York...

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Coverage: Facebook earnings show gains

Remember when there was a question about if Facebook was going to continue to show earnings growth? Well, the company answered it this quarter. The Washington Post story by Hayley Tsukayama pointed out several...

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Coverage: Strong dollar hits earnings

While it might seem counterintuitive, a strong U.S. dollar is being blamed for lower corporate earnings this quarter. Companies from Procter & Gamble to Pfizer are reporting results below analysts’ estimates and blaming the...