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  1. Fed Stays Course Despite Wild Market

    The stock market might be on a roller coaster, but that’s not likely to shake the Federal Reserve’s plans. It still has every intention of ending its economy-boosting bond-buying at the end of the month, and aims to start raising interest rates sometime in the middle of 2015. Though some see the market jitters as a sign the economy isn’t that robust, the action hasn’t been triggered by any “real” economic indicators, according to the Boston Fed’s chief.

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