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  U.S. bank earnings rose 21 percent in the April-June quarter and lending to consumers increased, adding to evidence that the industry is strengthening four years after the financial crisis.

US bank earnings rose 21 percent in 2Q, lending up

Updated: 8/28/2012 04:38 PM

  Mixed economic data kept the stock market hovering near break-even Tuesday. One report on home prices looked encouraging, and another on consumer confidence was worrisome.

Stocks mixed in light trading; oil creeps to $96

Updated: 8/28/2012 04:06 PM

  Flag-carrier Philippine Airlines signed a $7-billion deal on Tuesday to buy 54 Airbus jets as part of an ambitious plan to overhaul its fleet to meet higher demands for transporting passengers and cargo in Asia, the Middle East and Australia,...

Philippine Airlines to buy 54 Airbus jets

Updated: 8/28/2012 07:12 AM

  It was pretty much all the money Bozena Oracz had after a working life as an accountant: the equivalent of $15,000. She placed it in a fund investing in gold, with the hope of paying for her daughter's studies and getting treatment for a bad...

Gold-based scam unravels, robbing Poles of savings

Updated: 8/28/2012 01:17 PM

  European Central Bank head Mario Draghi calls off his trip to an annual conference of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, due to a heavy workload as top ECB officials shape their plans to intervene in bond markets and lower borrowing costs for...

Draghi skips Jackson Hole as ECB shapes bond plans

Updated: 8/28/2012 06:56 AM

  Music industry online magazine NME says the Foo Fighters have played their "last show for a long time," but an official familiar with the group says it has more concerts scheduled.

Will Foo Fighters stop performing?

Updated: 8/28/2012 01:13 PM

  A Mormon church-owned NBC affiliate in Utah won't air an upcoming sitcom about a gay couple that invites a surrogate mother into their home as they try to have a baby because the station deems the content inappropriate for its audience. "The New...

Utah NBC affiliate won't air show about gay couple

Updated: 8/28/2012 09:06 AM

  Christina Aguilera is comparing her upcoming album to a "rebirth." With more than a decade in the music business behind her, the album will be a culmination of "everything I've experienced up until this point," the 31-year-old pop star says,...

New album a 'rebirth' for Christina Aguilera

Updated: 8/28/2012 07:58 AM

  Renowned classical pianist Van Cliburn has been diagnosed with advanced bone cancer and is resting comfortably at his Texas home, his publicist said Monday. The 78-year-old Cliburn is under excellent care and his spirits are high, said longtime...

Renowned pianist Van Cliburn diagnosed with cancer

Updated: 8/28/2012 07:55 AM

  A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by Wheaton College against the Obama administration, which questioned the legality of a health care mandate to provide health insurance coverage with conctraception. The ruling comes two weeks after the...

Judge dismisses Wheaton College suit against contraception mandate

Updated: 8/28/2012 05:50 AM

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