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The new Gannett will be the largest newspaper publisher in the US

Roughly one in four newspapers in the United States has closed since 2004, and many that managed to survive have been cut to the bone. Now, more than 260 dailies will be controlled by the same company.

Consumer Reports finds vehicle redesigns come with glitches

When it comes to buying a new car, the latest and greatest may not be the most dependable.

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Gunmaker’s split underscores challenges facing the industry

These are tough times to be running a gun manufacturer. Just ask the people who lead American Outdoor Brands.

S&P 500 ekes out record high after listless day of trading

The benchmark index notched its third consecutive gain after spending most of the day wavering between small gains and losses.

Deval Patrick worked at Bain Capital, a one-time Democratic target. How will voters respond now?

Patrick focused on impact investing, pitched as a kinder, gentler kind of private equity.

Amazon plans lawsuit challenging loss of Pentagon cloud deal

Amazon.com Inc. has given notice that it will file a lawsuit challenging the Defense Department’s decision to award Microsoft Corp. a cloud computing contract valued at as much as $10 billion over a decade.