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Nightly Business Report — October 22, 2014

Tonight on Nightly Business Report, just when it seemed ok to step back into the market, it wasn’t. A shooting in the heart of the Canadian capital along with a decline in the price of oil, sent stocks tumbling. And, another black eye to the auto industry as the airbag recall widens.

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Today’s stock stories: GSK, BIIB, DOW, SWK, NSC, DDD, CAT & V.

China’s GDP growth slows

China’s latest report on gross domestic product shows a slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy.

Existing home sales rise in September

Existing home sales rose in September, but the picture this month might not be as pretty.

Road ahead for Harley

Harley Davidson saw profits dip last quarter, but earnings still topped the Street’s forecasts.

Coca-Cola, McDonald’s see profits fall

McDonald’s and Coca-Cola reported disappointing earnings as both Dow components have struggled with changing consumer tastes.

Stocks rally

What’s driving the latest rally and are the steep drops we saw last week behind us?

NBR Thum

Tonight: Stocks rally back, but are the steep drops we saw last week a thing of the past?

Nightly Business Report — October 21, 2014

Tonight on Nightly Business Report, stocks rally back, but are the steep drops we saw last week a thing of the past? And, why Coke and McDonald’s, some of America’s most iconic companies, seem to be stumbling and what their CEOs are doing to turn things around.

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Today’s stock stories: LMT, KMB, OCN, AMGN, UPS, FDX, AMZN & TSLA.

Profits vs. patriotism

FBI Director James Comey says Apple and Google’s new encryption technology may make it harder for investigators to do their jobs.

Apple launches Apple Pay

Josh Lipton takes a look at how Apple’s new mobile payments works and the challenges it faces.

IBM earnings miss

IBM posted earnings that missed on both the top and bottom lines.

Apple trounces estimates

Apple easily beat Wall Street forecasts, and its sales outlook for the current quarter came in ahead of expectations.

NBR Thum

Tonight: IBM shares tumble after the company reports weak earnings and abandons its five-year transition plan. What’s ahead for Big Blue?