Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 23 Sep 2014 10:02:55 EDTTue, 23 Sep 2014 10:02:55 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssUS existing home sales fall in Augusthttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/576924.htmlWASHINGTON - Fewer Americans bought homes in August, as investors retreated from real estate and first-time buyers remained scarce. Sales of existing homes fell 1.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTInvestors fret Yahoo's future, stock dipshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/576925.htmlSAN FRANCISCO - Yahoo may be losing some appeal on Wall Street now that U.S. investors can buy directly into Alibaba.Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTChina, US, India push world carbon emissions uphttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/576893.htmlWASHINGTON - Spurred chiefly by China, the United States and India, the world spewed far more carbon pollution into the air last year than ever before, scientists announced Sunday as world leaders gather to discuss how to reduce heat-trapping gases.Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTAlibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debuthttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/576894.htmlNEW YORK - Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company Friday and swiftly climbed nearly 40 percent in a mammoth IPO that offered eager investors seemingly unlimited growth potential and a way to tap into the burgeoning Chinese middle class.Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTAlibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debuthttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/576821.htmlNEW YORK - Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company Friday and swiftly climbed nearly 40 percent in a mammoth IPO that offered eager investors seemingly unlimited growth potential and a way to tap into the burgeoning Chinese middle class.Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT