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Asian Markets Slide After Chinese Interest Rate Hike

Chinese investors returning from the New Year holiday were greeted by a 25 basis point hike in interest rates. The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.9%, in Hong Kong the Hang Seng Index fell 1.4%, and in Japan the Nikkei 225 Index declined 0.2%.

The 10 Biggest Brand Disasters of 2010

It's been a rough year for those in the branding business at big corporations. SEC investigations, massive product recalls and oil spills have taken a toll on the reputations, as well as the stock prices,of some of America's most well-known companies. Here are ten of the biggest disasters so far this year.

Toyota recall fix is in the mail

Toyota released a fix for its recalled vehicles with problematic accelerators -- a small steel reinforcement bar that will be installed to reduce...