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Election Day Roadmap: How the Swing State Results Will Roll in on the Way to 270

Filed under: Election 2012

Well, here we are: Election Day.

After $2 billion in total campaign spending, three presidential debates, hundreds of campaign ads, and thousands of campaign appearances, the presidential race is … wait for it … a t…

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Wall Street Watch Tuesday: Zillow’s in the Doghouse with Advertisers

Filed under: Market NewsZillow (Z) really needs to get its own house in order.

Investors are turning against the real estate information website operator after it posted a disappointing outlook for the new quarter.

Looking back, Zillow held up just f…

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Election 2012, As Seen From a Poll Worker’s Seat

Filed under: Election 2012Election day has barely begun, yet both parties are already laying the groundwork to challenge the outcome. From the Democratic side, analysts have already raised questions about voter intimidation and the degree to which voti…

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President Romney? Gamblers Say Don’t Bet on It

Filed under: Election 2012With just a few hours before Election Day, America’s polling industry has gone into overdrive. A handful of colleges, a slew of media outlets, and a mass of polling companies have made a business out of asking Americans who th…

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Election Day Sales and Specials: First Vote, Then Save

Filed under: Saving Money, Secret Shopper, Election 2012From a Starbucks (SBUX) coffee to a scoop of Ben & Jerry’s, Election Day freebies have long been the rage. This year’s giveaways are a little more low-key, no doubt as a result of the economy …

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