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China Looks To Expand Rail Lines

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 4:06am

Rail officials in China are talking about a high-speed rail line running to North America — including a 120-mile tunnel under the Bering straits, connecting to Alaska.

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Top Suppliers Rate Dealing With Auto Producers

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 4:06am

A survey by automotive consultant group Planned Perspectives asked suppliers to rank their relationships with the six biggest U.S. auto producers. Toyota finished on top. GM was rated poor.

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Japan Moves Closer To Legalizing Gambling

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 4:06am

American casino businesses can't wait to get in on the action. If legalized, Japanese gambling resorts could be open by 2020, just in time for the Tokyo Olympics.

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Rocket Wars: Will A Suit By SpaceX Get Off The Ground?

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 4:03am

The California-based maker of the Falcon 9 is hoping to break up a monopoly on the launch market for national security satellites.

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Why Take-And-Bake Pizza Is Giving Tax Guys A Headache

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 3:06am

These days more and more foods are straddling the line between prepared and unprepared, taxable and non-taxable. And that has left policy makers with a strange conundrum.

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Sriracha Maker Says Factory Will Remain In California

Mon, 05/12/2014 - 2:46am

After months of tussling with the city council over the smells emitted by his factory, Srircacha maker David Tran says he might expand his business, but the main operation will not relocate.

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To Know Thyself, Collect Data On Your Dog

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 4:40am

There are plenty of wearable gadgets that help us track how we exercise. Now the makers of devices and apps to track data on pets and babies hope to capitalize on the quantified-self movement.

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On Income Inequality: A French Economist Vs. An American Capitalist

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 4:40am

Thomas Piketty says governments must impose heavy taxes to break up concentrations of wealth. Edward Conard says governments should cut taxes to encourage wealthy people to pursue even bigger profits.

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On Income Inequality: A French Economist Vs. An American Capitalist

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 4:40am

Thomas Piketty says governments must impose heavy taxes to break up concentrations of wealth. Edward Conard says governments should cut taxes to encourage wealthy people to pursue even bigger profits.

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