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Business MetLife to challenge 'too-big-to-fail' designation MetLife to challenge 'too-big-to-fail' designation
MetLife is challenging its U.S. designation as a company that is "too big to fail," a tag given to corporations that the government believes could pose a risk to the economy in the event of a collapse.
Business Prospect of Chinese cars in U.S. still remain years away Prospect of Chinese cars in U.S. still remain years away
Another Chinese automaker is showing vehicles this year at the auto show in Detroit, raising the perennial question about when these companies might sell in the United States. The answer: Years from now, according to carmakers and industry observers alike.
Business Analysis: Arts, culture add $700 billion to U.S. economy Analysis: Arts, culture add $700 billion to U.S. economy
Creative industries including Hollywood and broadcasting contribute more to the U.S. economy than previously thought, the government said Monday in its first official analysis of the arts and culture sector's economic value.
Business Healthy US hiring should make 2014 best since 1999 Healthy US hiring should make 2014 best since 1999
The best year for U.S. hiring since 1999 likely ended with another solid gain in December, supporting expectations that the United States will strengthen further even as overseas economies stumble.