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THE STANDARD & POOR'S/Case-Shiller home price index released Tuesday showed increases in 19 of the 20 cities tracked in April from March. That's the second straight month that prices have risen in a majority of U.S. cities. San Francisco, Washington and Phoenix posted the biggest increases in April. Prices fell 3.6 percent in Detroit, the only city to record a decrease. The month-to-month prices aren't adjusted for seasonal factors. Still, prices in half of the cities are up over the past 12 months.

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THE COCA-COLA CO. plans to invest $3 billion more in India over the next eight years as it looks to boost its stake in the rapidly growing market. The world's biggest beverage maker, whose brands include Minute Maid, Dasani and Powerade, has seen some of its biggest gains come from emerging markets as growth at home has slowed. In April, Coca-Cola said its first-quarter volume in India rose 20 percent, compared with just a 2 percent increase in North America.

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AN INTERNATIONAL GROUP of economists is recommending that the United States adopt policies that would make higher-income Americans pay more in taxes to help boost the U.S. economy. The Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development favors eliminating some tax breaks for high-income individuals on mortgage interest and health insurance. The Paris-based OECD tends to advocate left-leaning economic policies. The endorsements are unlikely to sway Republicans in Congress who have opposed proposals the Obama administration has pushed.

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THE FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION charged Wyndham Worldwide and three hotel and resort affiliates Tuesday with allowing three breaches of its corporate data files in two years, resulting in the electronic theft of the credit card data of hundreds of thousands of the hotel chain's customers. The FTC said Wyndham, which manages and franchises Ramada, Days Inn and Super 8 hotels, among others, often stored consumers' credit card information in text files that were easily read by hackers.

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H&R BLOCK'S fiscal fourth-quarter profit, down 11 percent from a year earlier, which the largest U.S. tax preparer attributed to slightly lower revenue and costs from restructuring

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THE BOTTOM LINE: Boeing's commercial airplanes CEO Jim Albaugh, 62, to retire Oct. 1...Best Buy founder Richard Schulze may consider bid to take the electronics retailer private, according to report by the Wall Street Journal

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