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Yum Brands 2nd-quarter profit increases 19 percent as KFC business in China rebounds

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:55pm
Yum Brands Inc. (YUM) reported a 19 percent increase in second-quarter profits as its business at KFC in China continued to rebound amid concerns about food safety.
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Mild traumatic brain injury may cause cognitive problems, lasting brain damage

FOX News: Health - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:53pm

While much is known about the effects of severe traumatic brain injuries (TBI), less attention has been paid to mild and moderate brain injuries.

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NFL cheerleader is how old?

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:52pm
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Select Comfort 2Q profit drops 15 percent to $8.5 million, tops forecast

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:50pm
Select Comfort Corp. (SCSS) on Wednesday reported profit that decreased by 15 percent in its second quarter, and beat analysts' expectations.
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EBay 2Q profit increases 5.6 percent to $676 million, beats forecast

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:46pm
EBay Inc. (EBAY) on Wednesday reported earnings that rose by 5.6 percent in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations.
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Criminal history now told on Pennsylvania statehouse portraits

FOX News: Politics - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:36pm

The portraits of three former Pennsylvania House speakers and one former top state senator hanging in the Capitol's marble corridors each have new information to tell visitors: their criminal histories.

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FDA says scientist who found forgotten smallpox also uncovered 300 additional vials

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:35pm
The same federal scientist who uncovered forgotten vials of smallpox earlier this month also found over 300 undocumented vials at the same lab, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
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Time Warner, Yahoo, Intel, HCA Holdings, and PNC Financial are big market movers

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:26pm
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Time Warner Inc. (TWX), up $12.12 to $83.13 The media and entertainment company said it rejected a takeover bid from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc.
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Corn and soybean futures turn higher after weeks of losses; Metals and energy end mixed

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:22pm
Corn and soybean futures are ending higher, reversing course after several weeks of losses.
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US escalates economic sanctions against Russia

FOX News: Politics - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:21pm

The United States imposed new sanctions Wednesday on lucrative Russian energy and defense entities, as well as major banks, as the Obama administration struggles for a way to quell an insurgency in eastern Ukraine widely believed to be backed by Moscow.

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Dow reaches another record following earnings, deal news; Time Warner soars on Murdoch bid

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:13pm
Stocks are closing higher following strong earnings results and deal news from big U.S. companies.
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Yum's China Restaurant Sales Jump as KFC Bounces Back

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:12pm
KFC parent Yum Brands on Wednesday said 2Q sales at established restaurants in China, its No. 1 market, jumped 15% as it recovers from a food safety scare last year.
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Trian's Peltz Won't Rule Out Proxy Fight On Pepsi

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:02pm
Nelson Peltz of Trian Fund Management said Wednesday that he has not given up on trying to get PepsiCo.
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EBay Posts 2Q EPS Beat, But Slight Miss on 3Q View

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 4:00pm
Developing: The ecommerce giant posted better-than-expected second quarter profits, but its expectations for the current quarter came in shy of estimates. Shares of eBay fell in extended trading.
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Stocks Jump on Earnings, Corporate Deal News

FOX News: Business - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 3:59pm
Developing: Wall Street ended the day at a fresh high as investors cheered earnings and welcomed the latest batch corporate deal news.
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Federal judge rules California's death penalty unconstitutional

FOX News: Politics - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 3:46pm

The ruling Wednesday by U.S. District Court Judge Cormac J. Carney follows a similar ruling in Northern California that has kept the death penalty on hold in California for years.

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