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Yellen: Fed can't risk 'overheating the economy'

The Federal Reserve won't wait too long to raise rates.

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Theme parks ready for summer -- and their stocks are soaring

The stock market often seems like one big roller coaster. So why not invest in roller coasters?

Companies that own theme parks have done surprisingly well in 2015 -- despite concerns about sluggish consumer spending.

And it looks like the summer -- wh...

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Is the party over for real estate investing?

Real estate has been one of the best performing assets since President Barack Obama took office.

No, we're not talking about regular people's homes. The biggest gains have come from so-called real estate investment trusts -- REITs for short.

REITs are compani...

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County Council threatens to sue exec over pay raises

Northampton County Council Thursday night threatened to sue County Executive John Brown over pay raises he approved for some county workers.

Conceptual plan for Lower Macungie Twp's Quarry Park

Estimated cost of Quarry Park improvements exceeds $6 million

The estimated cost of the much-debated Quarry Park project in Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, has nearly doubled — to more than $6.2 million.

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Cuba just opened a US bank account

The Cuban government no longer has to deal solely in cash in the United States. It now has an account at an American bank.

Funding teacher pensions at forefront of Quakertown meeting

Funding teacher retirement plans is an increasing burden on area school district budgets.

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Airbag recall: What you should do now

There's a good chance you might be affected by the recall to fix exploding Takata airbags.

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Lumber Liquidators CEO resigns

Lumber Liquidators CEO Robert Lynch unexpectedly resigned Thursday amid ongoing investigations into the company.

Shares of Lumber Liquidators plunged 15% in early trading.

Thomas Sullivan, who founded the building materials company 20 years ago, will...

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Allentown Council hears new complaints about 'slumlord'

Allentown Tenant Association's Ken Heffentrager stood before Allentown City Council to blast local landlord Joe Clark.

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Startup offers unlimited private jet flights: 'Gateway drug for private flying'

Traveling can be a hassle and, let's face it, most of us aren't buying our own jets anytime soon. But what if you could "subscribe" to a service that made it easier to fly on private planes?

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