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Friday, Jan 15, 2016 at 04:25 PM EST

Tax Season Begins Jan. 19: Things to Know

Tax Season Begins Jan. 19: Things to Know

It’s time to get back to regular routines and take care of January chores, including gathering your tax information.

Friday, Jan 15, 2016 at 02:48 PM EST

1 Wal-Mart in Connecticut to Close

1 Wal-Mart in Connecticut to Close

Wal-Mart will be closing 269 stories, including 154 in the United States, and one store in Connecticut.

Thursday, Jan 14, 2016 at 11:31 AM EST

Fairfield Residents Say GE Move Will Hurt Local Area

Fairfield Residents Say GE Move Will Hurt Local Area

People in Fairfield have some pretty strong reactions to GE deciding to move its corporate headquarters to Boston, beginning this summer.

Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016 at 10:53 PM EST

GE Moving From Fairfield to Boston

GE Moving From Fairfield to Boston

Sources confirmed to NBC Connecticut that Fairfield, Connecticut-based General Electric will move its headquarters to Boston.

Saturday, Jan 9, 2016 at 05:56 PM EST

Stop & Shop Recalls Children's Cough Medicine

Stop & Shop Recalls Children's Cough Medicine

Care One Children's Mucus Relief Cough has been recalled because incorrect markings could result in overdoses, Stop & Shop said.

Friday, Jan 8, 2016 at 05:53 PM EST

U.S. Stocks End Worst Week Since 2011

U.S. Stocks End Worst Week Since 2011

A wave of late selling pummeled U.S. stocks Friday and pushed the market to its worst week in four years. The dismal start to the new year comes as investors worry that China's huge economy is slowing

Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 at 08:49 PM EST

Trader Joe's Accused of Underfilling Cans of Tuna

Trader Joe's Accused of Underfilling Cans of Tuna

A new lawsuit claims Trader Joe’s under filled 5-ounce cans of its store-brand tuna, violating federally mandated minimum standards, NBC News reported. The class action was filed Tuesday against the company and...

Wednesday, Jan 6, 2016 at 09:55 PM EST

Chinese Stock Market Tanks, Trading Halted

Chinese Stock Market Tanks, Trading Halted

China opted to keep guiding its currency lower, pushing Asian stocks to a three-month low on Thursday, NBC News reported. Fears for the health of the Chinese economy has been reflected in the sharply lower yuan,...

Monday, Jan 4, 2016 at 06:09 PM EST

Low Gas Prices Forecast For 2016

Low Gas Prices Forecast For 2016

Analysts expect gasoline prices to remain close to $2 per gallon throughout 2016.

Wednesday, Dec 30, 2015 at 03:27 PM EST

Icahn Outbids Bridgestone to Buy Pep Boys for $1 Billion

Icahn Outbids Bridgestone to Buy Pep Boys for $1 Billion

Pep Boys will be acquired by Carl Icahn for $1 billion, ending a weeks-long bidding war with the Japanese tire company Bridgestone.
The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of next year.

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