AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 5:15 P.m. EST

Budget deal sends markets surging, but unresolved questions lurk on deficit and spending cuts Despite deal avoiding fiscal cliff, taxes to increase for vast majority of American households Car rental company Avis Budget Group purchasing Zipcar in a deal worth nearly $500 million APNewsBreak: Google's executive chairman to visit final frontier of cyberspace, North Korea Critics say grounding of Shell drill ship shows company not ready for Arctic offshore drilling Al-Jazeera buys Current TV from Al Gore in bid to gain stronger foothold in US TV market Survey: US manufacturing expands modestly last month as employment, exports rise US construction spending dips, as decline in federal projects offsets home construction gain Hot Topic says holiday sales up 4 percent on gains at Torrid chain, more stores to open Fiscal cliff deal answers tax questions for small business owners, but more issues remain

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