1. Back at it

    NASDAQ Resumes Trading

    Stock prices are shown at the Nasdaq MarketSite, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012 in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    Mark Lennihan/AP

    This gives a whole new meaning to the phrase ”the stock market is back up.” Hours after a massive software glitch halted trading on the NASDAQ, it was expected to be back up and running. The technology-savvy exchange on which the shares of Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Intel are traded, was suspended at 12:28 p.m. The problem was not thought to be related to hacking, according to a federal law-enforcement official.

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