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Could the West Coast port strike cancel Christmas?

One retailer’s worries show how the ongoing West Coast dock labor troubles are affecting the outlook for sales.

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BoE to probe if staff helped rig money auctions

The BoE is investigating whether its officials knew of the possible manipulation of auctions designed to inject money into the credit markets. The FT reports.

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Labour warns over pension charges

Labour urges the government to ensure people taking advantage of new pension freedoms next April are not ripped off by financial firms.

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China economy slowing faster than you think: CFO

China’s economy is slowing as global demand remains too low for its manufacturing capacity and labor costs rise, Peter Baum said.

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Mon Dieu! Europe mulls Google break-up

The European parliament is poised to call for a break-up of Google, the Financial Times reports.

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Cheap credit in Europe, China: Too little, too late?

Central banks in Europe and China on Friday announced moves to ease credit. But the action may have limited impact.

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Russia mulls oil output cut: Energy minister

Russia may cut oil production to shore up flagging prices, but no decision has been made yet, its energy minister said.

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Greece at odds with Troika as it submits budget

Greece’s budget for 2015 has put it at loggerheads again with the “Troika” of international monitors.

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Gold’s cheap. Here are ways to profit from it

Gold is cheap right now. Investors think that you should invest in gold and gold related companies. USA Today reports.

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Whodunit? ‘Serial’ changing the audio business

Media-market experts are claiming that the new podcast “Serial” could mark a sea-change in listening and advertising habits.