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Oil exporting nations feeling pinch of low oil prices, oil importing ones feeling some relief

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 3:01am
A sudden plunge in the price of oil is sending economic and political shockwaves around the world.
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Facebook launches 'Safety Check' tool to notify friends you are OK during disasters

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 2:32am
Facebook Inc. is launching a tool that lets users notify friends and family that they are safe during or after natural disasters.
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Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen to tour Boston-area job center on Thursday

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 2:16am
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is visiting the Boston area to tour a local job center and to speak at a conference on economic opportunity, as the central bank's first female head continues her focus on employment issues in her first year in office.
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New Jersey betting on skill-based games for real-money gambling; huge untapped market seen

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 2:12am
Those free games people download and play on their phones could be the next big thing in gambling.
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With artisanal hard ciders providing a new revenue stream, orchards plant cider varieties

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 2:02am
With hard cider making a hardcore comeback across the country, apple growers are tapping a juicy new revenue stream by establishing farmstead cideries and planting varieties too tart or tannic for the lunchbox but perfect for smashing and fermenting into distinctive artisanal brews.
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Nestle reports 3 percent sales drop but steady organic growth amid strong Swiss franc

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 1:54am
Nestle, the world's biggest food and drink company, has reported a 3 percent drop in group sales for the first nine months of the year, impacted by weakness in currencies against the Swiss franc and other costs.
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Frontier Airlines Crew On Three-week Break After Flight With Ebola Patient

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 1:47am
Frontier Airlines has placed six crew members on a paid 21-day break after they flew with a second Texas nurse who tested positive for Ebola, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.
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Judge in Detroit bankruptcy trial expecting to get settlement between city, major creditor

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 1:45am
The judge overseeing Detroit's bankruptcy is expected to get news of a settlement between the city and a major creditor.
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Swiss drug maker Roche posts flat third-quarter sales amid strong franc

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 1:32am
Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG has reported "stable" or flat sales for the first nine months of 2013 but says the results show strong demand for its cancer drugs and emerging new products.
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Apple likely to unveil new iPads, Mac system, details on Apple Pay at Thursday event

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/16/2014 - 12:02am
Apple Inc. is expected to unveil new iPads at an event Thursday, as the company tries to drive excitement amid slowing demand for tablet computers.
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