Wall St. falls, S&P down for third straight day

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks fell in a broad decline on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 down for its third straight session, as investors digested signs of slowing global growth. | Video

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Tesco-style accounting risks well known in retail industry

LONDON - Tesco Plc's disclosure of huge accounting mistakes over contracts with its suppliers shocked industry analysts and executives, but not because they didn't realise the potential for disaster.

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EU's Almunia says may probe Google's non-search services

BRUSSELS - Google Inc, the target of an EU antitrust investigation into its internet search engine, may face further scrutiny over its other services following several complaints, Europe's antitrust chief said on Tuesday.

Euro zone growth slows as Chinese factories trundle on

LONDON/BEIJING - Euro zone business growth dipped to a 2014 low in September as firms again cut prices, while factory activity in China picked up only slightly, surveys showed, keeping the spotlight on policymakers' plans for economic stimulus. | Video

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WTO cuts world trade growth forecasts for 2014 and 2015

GENEVA - Global goods trade will grow less than hoped this year and next, and factors including regional conflicts and the Ebola outbreak are putting a quick return to stronger growth at risk, the World Trade Organization said on Tuesday.

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GM's Cadillac brand to open headquarters in New York

DETROIT - General Motors Co said on Tuesday its Cadillac brand will open a headquarters in New York next year in a move to remake the luxury marque's image and broaden its appeal outside North America.

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Why quitters are good for the economy

This week Anchorage television reporter Charlo Greene quit her job—on-air, complete with a curse—in order to work full-time in support of Alaska’s ballot initiative to legalize marijuana.