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Bitcoin operator allowed to resume some business

(AP) — A Kansas bitcoin company that was shut down after being sued by the federal government will be allowed to resume some of its business, a federal judge has ruled.

US unemployment rate falls for older workers

(AP) — Workers older than 55 benefited from the September surge in hiring.

Marriott fined $600,000 for jamming guests' Wi-Fi

(AP) — Marriott International will pay a $600,000 fine for jamming conference attendees' own Wi-Fi networks at its Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, forcing them to pay hefty prices to use the hotel's own connection.

Official named in porn office emails case resigns

(AP) — Pennsylvania's top environmental regulator resigned Thursday, becoming the first high-level casualty in a growing scandal surrounding office emails containing pornography in the attorney general's office.

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway buys auto dealer 


 (AP) — Warren Buffett is getting into the automobile sales business.

Gov't website for doc payments not up to snuff 


(AP) — Another year, another headache for the Obama administration over a health care website.

5 mysteries of US job market waiting to be solved 


 (AP) — Just how healthy is the U.S. job market?

Stocks sink on weak economic news; Airlines down

(AP) — U.S. stocks are slumping to a third straight loss as investors fret over poor economic news.

US construction spending down 0.8 percent 


(AP) — U.S. construction spending fell in August, the second decline in the past three months, with housing, non-residential and government projects all showing weakness.

Truck deals boost US auto sales in September

(AP) — Big discounts on pickup trucks kept U.S. auto sales strong in September.