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Senator scrutinizes pharma links on government pain panel
WASHINGTON (AP) — A high-ranking Senate Democrat is scrutinizing links between pharmaceutical companies and government advisers who recently criticized efforts to reduce painkiller prescribing
February 08, 2016 02:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Audi tearjerker, 'Puppymonkeybaby' among Super Bowl winners
NEW YORK (AP) — With 30-second Super Bowl ads costing up to $5 million, it's a huge gamble to advertise. As the Denver Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers, there were winners and losers off the ...
February 08, 2016 01:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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US added just 151k jobs in Jan.; unemployment at 4.9 pct.
UPDATE: The U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs in January, a slowdown from recent months but still a sign of a solid job market. Employers raised pay, more people felt confident enough to look for wor...
February 05, 2016 12:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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ICE 4Q profit rises 28 percent, tops forecasts
IntercontinentalExchange Group Inc., which owns the New York Stock Exchange, on Thursday reported a 28 percent boost in fourth-quarter profit on higher data services and listing fees.
February 04, 2016 11:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Companies lose billions buying back their own stock
If you think your stocks are doing poorly, check out the performance of some of the most sophisticated investors, the ones with more knowledge about what's going on inside businesses than anyone el...
February 09, 2016 01:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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American, United reports show steady traffic, lower fares
Reports from American Airlines and United Airlines show that air travel demand is growing modestly and there aren't many empty seats, but average fares continue to decline.
February 09, 2016 01:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coke beats Street 4Q forecasts; Diet Coke volume falls
Coca-Cola's global soda volume rose in the fourth quarter, even as Diet Coke continued to suffer declines.
February 09, 2016 10:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Driven by power outages and savings, towns look to microgrid
An upstate New York town that repeatedly found itself without power for days during a string of storms is planning a dramatic step by pulling its municipal buildings entirely off the electric grid.
February 08, 2016 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Yellen will testify amid predictions of slower rate hikes
Things looked so clear back in mid-December. The Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate from record lows, and it signaled the likelihood of four more hikes in 2016. That was then.
February 08, 2016 01:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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4 questions for the next CEO of Delta Air Lines
On May 2, Ed Bastian takes over as the new CEO of Delta Air Lines, replacing the retiring Richard Anderson. Bastian has been Anderson's close deputy, helping to turn around the airline from bankrup...
February 05, 2016 10:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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