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Monster Beverage Shares Soar On Coke's $2.15 Billion Stake

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 5:02pm
Shares of Monster Beverage soared 21% in after-hours trade Thursday after the energy drink maker said Coca-Cola will acquire a 17% ownership stake in the company as part of a new long-term partnership agreement.
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California governor candidate behind bars for shooting neighbor, killing a horse

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:41pm

A California man who ran for governor despite a long rap sheet that includes manslaughter and assault with intent to commit rape is now back behind bars and facing life in prison on charges he shot his neighbor and killed a horse.

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Parkinson's and depression: A deadly combination for Robin Williams?

FOX News: Health - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:41pm

Robin Williams’ wife Susan Schneider released a statement Thursday revealing that the late actor had recently been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease leaving many to wonder: Is there a link between Parkinson's and depression?

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How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared on Thursday

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:37pm
Better corporate earnings helped nudge the stock market higher on Thursday in one of the quietest sessions this year.
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California regulators approve $24.5M penalty against Edison for 2011 outages, electrocutions

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:34pm
State regulators voted Thursday to penalize Southern California Edison $24.5 million for safety violations uncovered after a 2011 windstorm left 440,000 customers without lights and a power line failure electrocuted three family members.
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Stores Have Solid Start to Back-to-School Season

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:33pm
The back-to-school shopping season is off to a promising start, but retailers may be sacrificing profit for sales.
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Rhode Island unemployment rate falls to 7.7 percent in July, down .2 percentage points

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:33pm
Rhode Island's unemployment rate fell slightly to 7.7 percent in July, down two-tenths of a percentage point from June, when it was tied with Mississippi as having the highest unemployment rate in the nation, according to new numbers released by the state Department of Labor and Training on Thursday.
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The Pope's new ride

FOX News: Top Stories - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:32pm
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Brent Sheds $2; Oil ETF Shares Slide

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:30pm
Crude oil prices fell more than $2 a barrel on both sides of the Atlantic on Thursday, sunk by weak economic data hinting at softening oil demand and by ample supplies.
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Applied Materials Revenue Rises 14.7%

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:26pm
Chip-equipment maker Applied Materials reported a 14.7 percent rise in quarterly revenue as contract chip manufacturers spend more on technology used to make smartphone and memory chips.
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Worries are rising about whether lower liquidity in bond markets will accelerate future losses

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:25pm
If bonds start to tumble, should I sell my bond mutual fund? It's a question investors are asking as expectations rise for a more volatile bond market.
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Prosecutors rest in ex-Virginia governor case

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:22pm

Prosecutors have finished presenting their case to a jury in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. The government wrapped up its case Thursday with FBI Special Agent David Husler testifying as the final prosecution witness.

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JC Penney posts narrower 2Q loss, higher sales

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:21pm
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JC Penney Posts Narrower 2Q Loss, Sales Rise

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:20pm
The beleaguered department store reported a narrower loss for its second quarter that beat Wall Street expectations. Sales were also up.
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NASA probe may have caught dust from interstellar space, a first

FOX News: SciTech - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:19pm
Seven tiny grains of rock captured by NASA's comet-chasing Stardust probe in 2004 may be visitors from the vast reaches of interstellar space, researchers say.
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The US stock market closes higher following better earnings, corporate news

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 4:11pm
The U.S. stock market is closing slightly higher following some strong corporate earnings.
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