Container ship (AP)

U.S. Current Account Trade Deficit Narrows in Q2

The U.S. current account trade deficit narrowed slightly in the April-June quarter, reflecting gains in exports of oil and civilian aircraft and a bigger surplus in Americans' overseas investment earnings.

Family Dollar is telling its stockholders to reject a hostile bid by Dollar General (AP)

Family Dollar Spurning Bid From Dollar General

Family Dollar has told shareholders to reject an unsolicited, $9.1 billion takeover bid from its rival, Dollar General.

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2015 Mercedes-Benz S550 plug-in hybrid (Mercedes-Benz USA)

Mercedes Rolls Out S550 Plug-in Hybrid

Mercedes-Benz is joining the ranks of other luxury plug-in automakers with the introduction of a plug-in hybrid version of its flagship S-Class sedan.

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FedEx distribution center (AP)

FedEx Adding 50,000 Holiday Jobs

FedEx plans to hire some 50,000 extra workers to handle another record year for holiday-season package deliveries, up from 20,000 last year. ...continue

2014 Best Schools

Overview: 2014 Best Schools for Hispanics

The 40 schools that appear in the 2014 HispanicBusiness Best Schools lists represent the cream of the crop when it comes to institutions of higher learning that reach out to Hispanic postgraduate students.

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi (AP)

Iraqi Leader Says No to Foreign Ground Troops

Iraq's prime minister said U.S. airstrikes have been helpful in the country's efforts to roll back the Islamic State terrorist group, but stressed that putting foreign boots on the ground "is out of the question."

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