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Increased retail, housing and auto spending, combined with recent jobs figures, show the economy gaining momentum heading into the holiday season.
Public hatred of big business may outweigh the complaints of Jack Welch and others.
The recently announced power window glitch puts the automaker in good company with Honda, Ford and GM.
Passenger numbers fell by 4% last month as delays and cancellations soared.
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Apple production is normal, but the details are fuzzy after a labor dispute in China.
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