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22 MINS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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US construction spending up 1.8 percent in July

All major categories of construction showed gains in an encouraging sign that spending on building projects will help boost the economy in the second half of this year. The July rebound pushed total construction to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $981.3 billion, the highest level since December 2008.

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25 MINS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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US stock market edges higher in early trading

U.S. stocks are wavering in early trading as investors look ahead to major economic reports out this week. Investor confidence over the U.S. economy has risen following several months of strong growth in hiring and corporate profits and a series of major corporate acquisitions. Exelixis lost more than half its value in early trading following news that the drug developer's ...

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1 HOUR AGO - Washington Times

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Bernie Sanders calls for economy 'for all Americans'

Sen. Bernie Sanders, the Vermont Independent who self-describes as a Socialist, says what's needed in America is a fairer economic plan, one that provides equally for all. "The sad reality of today's America is that while the wealthiest people and largest corporations are doing phenomenally well, the middle class is ...

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2 HOURS AGO - Cleveland Plain Dealer

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Stock futures gain slightly; Dollar General raises bid for Family Dollar; Apple partners with major credit card processors: A.M. Business News Links

Also, world stocks were mostly higher today; Detroit bankruptcy trial starts today; DirecTV subscribers no longer receiving 53 Raycom Media stations; Microsoft has 20 days to respond to allegations of violating Chinese antitrust laws; Uber vows to keep operating despite nationwide ban imposed in Germany; and Switzerland's economy shows zero growth in second quarter.

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2 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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US home prices rose at slower pace in July

The average 30-year fixed mortgage rate was 4.1 percent last week, the lowest in a year. [...] a measure of signed contracts also increased in July, suggesting that final sales will rise further in coming months. Home construction jumped 15.7 percent in July to an eight-month high as developers broke ground on more single-family homes and apartment buildings. Housing helped ...

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