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US stocks close out their worst month in 3 years
NEW YORK (AP) -- August was a brutal month for investors....

Doubts about China's economic leadership sap confidence
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The fear that gripped financial markets this month is a stark one: That China's economy might be slipping into a decline that could persist for years....

3 reasons markets lost faith in China's economy, at a glance
For decades, Chinese economic policymakers have drawn praise for keeping their economy growing strongly through turbulence, such as the Asian financial crisis of 1997-1998 and the worldwide financial tumult of 2008. But investors have begun to lose faith in Beijing's economic management....

Investors are fleeing once-popular emerging markets
NEW YORK (AP) -- If you think investors in U.S. stocks have had it rough, consider the hapless folks who followed Wall Street's advice to buy emerging-market stocks....

India's antitrust probe into Google moves into next phase
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A lengthy investigation into whether Google has been abusing its dominance of Internet search to stifle competition in India is moving into its next phase....

Get Started: NLRB ruling can hurt small business, groups say
A National Labor Relations Board ruling that modified the definition of an employer could hurt small businesses including franchises and subcontractors, according to industry groups that advocate for those companies....

Eurozone inflation stable at low rate of 0.2 percent
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Inflation in the 19-nation eurozone was stable in August at an annual rate of 0.2 percent, an official report shows - another weak figure that may help push the European Central Bank toward doing more economic stimulus....

Massive gas find promises to ease Egypt's fuel crisis
CAIRO (AP) -- The discovery of a huge gas field off Egypt's coast promises to ease a long-running fuel crisis and boost the economy after years of unrest, but it will take years to develop and won't bring Gulf-style riches to the Arab world's most populous country, experts said Monday....

Epix reaches multiyear Hulu deal, ends Netflix agreement
The cable network Epix jumped from Netflix to Hulu, landing a multiyear, digital subscription video on demand deal with the streaming service....

Google tries to woo iPhone owners with Android watch app
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Google is introducing an application that will connect Android smartwatches with Apple's iPhone, escalating the rivals' battle to strap their technology on people's wrists....

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