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Chinese homebuyers are flocking to these US states

Chinese buyers are now the biggest international players in the U.S. housing market and some states are seeing billions of dollars in real estate deals as a result.

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That was fast -- New records for some stock indexes

It wasn't exactly "shock-and-awe," but stocks churned out another record close on Wednesday thanks to strong results from companies like Apple and Delta.

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GM recalls 718,000 more vehicles

In a year clogged with a record number of recalls, General Motors had gone three weeks without any new ones.

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DC Comics

'Pristine' original Superman comic up for auction

Superman's debut comic book sold for just 10 cents in 1938. But today, a rare original is worth many times more.

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Apple sued by employees over labor issues

Apple has another employee lawsuit to contend with.

Job-seekers line up for Allentown job fair

Job-seekers line up for Allentown job fair

More than one thousand people attended a job fair Thurdsay for positions in Allentown's Neighborhood Improvement Zone, or NIZ.

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Chrysler recalls Jeep SUVs for ignition switches

 The ignition switch defects that engulfed General Motors are now a rapidly growing problem at Chrysler.

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Airport authority approves land sale for Fed Ex

The Lehigh Northampton Airport Authority has approved a $9.6-million sale agreement with a developer that wants to put a new Fed-Ex distribution center on airport land.

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FedEx mega hub in Allen Township nears final decision

Allen Township officials have until August 15 to decide the fate of the proposed $335 million FedEx Ground hub under dispute in Northampton County.

Board greenlights SWB & R request to construct new facility

The Hanover Township Board of Supervisors granted preliminary and final conditional land approval to SWB & R for the construction of a new facility during Tuesday night's meeting.

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U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

Is this Apple's new iWatch?

Apple was granted a patent for a smartwatch Tuesday, lending credence to rumors that the company will unveil a new "iWatch" this fall.

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Gun maker relocates fearing stricter state laws

The fear of stricter state gun laws is pushing Beretta USA to move all of its manufacturing from Maryland to Tennessee.

The gun manufacturer said Tuesday that it is "very worried" about keeping a factory in Maryland.

While proposed gun laws that would...

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Chrysler recalls 792,000 older Jeeps

Chrysler recalled about 792,000 older SUVs Tuesday for ignition switch problems.

The flaw affects Jeep Commanders from model years 2006-2007 and Jeep Grand Cherokees from 2005-2007.

The issue is linked to one accident, but the company is unaware of a...

3 areas are now under advisories, watches or severe weather warnings.

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