A car that is completely inundated by snow and ice that have accumulated from recent storms is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York on Feb.16, 2014.
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Business Latest: A cold and costly winter

 

WHAT A WINTER! WHAT IT COST: From epic pothole repair bills to lost productivity from grounded flights, this has been one of the coldest and costliest winters in memory. As spring arrives (finally) a recap of some of the biggest economic hits inflicted by Old Man Winter. Read more

FED SHIFT IS DANGEROUS: The Fed changing metrics when an old metric fails is confusing and threatens its credibility. Read more

JOBLESS EUROPE: While there are reasons for “cautious optimism” as the eurozone shows signs of economic recovery, high unemployment in the region will fall by just one percentage point in the next four years and in some areas it will spike before dipping, a new study finds. Read more

STOCKS CLIMB ON UPBEAT ECONOMIC REPORTS; FED FEARS ABATE: Read more

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Business Latest: A cold and costly winter