The Fed may be forced to purchase more assets to avoid going over the fiscal cliff.
Japanese soda drinkers are getting a taste of a new Pepsi that purports to rid the body of fat. But don't look for this intestinal calamity-in-a-bottle in the US anytime soon.
Beware of market declines as the end of the year gets closer.
Despite China and competition, Coke appears poised for a decent fourth quarter.
One of its energy drinks is cited in a 14-year-old girl's death.
But CEO Indra Nooyi still has plenty to prove.
Construction of new homes climbed 15% in September. Big earnings are from IBM, BAC and PEP.
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