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30Apr/120

Chrysler CEO warns of tough talks with CAW

DETROIT - Negotiations between Chrysler Group LLC and the Canadian Auto Workers union this summer may be difficult, said Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, pointing to a short-lived strike at an auto-parts supplier that caused Chrysler's minivan plant in Windsor, Ontario, to close for a few hours.

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30Apr/120

More men choosing kids over career

Before Jessica and Lance Somerfeld had their baby, they decided it would make the most financial sense for one of them to stay home to raise him. Since Lance made a fraction of Jessica's earnings, he was the obvious choice.

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28Apr/120

Union pact with US Air touts job savings vs. AMR plan

- An agreement between US Airways Group and the union representing seven work groups at bankrupt American Airlines calls for fewer job cuts should a merger materialize between the two carriers than an American bankruptcy plan, according to documents being distributed to union members on Friday.

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27Apr/120

$600,000 in debt, planning to be a stay-at-home mom

Donald Yap, 33, and Andrea Beck, 34, make pretty good money: a combined $183,000 from her job as a researcher at the University of Colorado, his job at consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton, plus his service as a major in the Air Force Reserve.

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27Apr/120

BOJ boosts bond buying by 10 trillion yen, extends duration

TOKYO - The Bank of Japan, facing mounting government pressure, eased policy further on Friday by boosting its asset purchases by 10 trillion yen ($124 billion), more than markets had expected, and said it would buy longer-term government bonds in a show of resolve to pull the economy out of deflation.

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26Apr/120

Reuters suit seeks data on Kleiner, Sequoia funds

SAN FRANCISCO - The University of California could be forced to disclose closely guarded information on the investment performance of venture capital funds managed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Sequoia Capital after a judge last week allowed a lawsuit over the issue to move forward.

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26Apr/120

SEC starts probe of Chesapeake CEO’s well stakes

NEW YORK - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has opened an informal inquiry into Chesapeake Energy Corp's controversial program that granted Chief Executive Aubrey McClendon a share in each of the natural gas producer's wells, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

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26Apr/120

Insight: Collusion probe latest Mexico woe for Telefonica

MEXICO CITY - When Telefonica arrived in Mexico about a decade ago, the Spanish phone company framed the expansion as a social crusade as much as a business: It would bring wireless service to the country's poor while taking on Carlos Slim, the tycoon who has dominated Mexico's telephone industry for a generation.

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25Apr/120

Best deals on cars

To get a deal on wheels, you need to know the numbers and play dealers off one another. Decide on the model and options you want ahead of time. The second you step on a lot, you'll get hit with sales pitches that play on your ego.

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25Apr/120

Don’t let debt weigh down your retirement

Not so long ago debt "was a four-letter word when spoken in the same breath as "retirement." Before waltzing into their golden years, older Americans paid off their loans, then celebrated by burning the mortgage.

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