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Former Nevada attorney general to run for Reid's Senate seat

FOX News: Politics - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 5:40pm
Former Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto announced Wednesday that she will run for Harry Reid's Senate seat, less than two weeks after the Democratic leader said he won't seek a sixth term.
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Last defendant in pension lawsuit agrees to settle; retirement board unanimously approves deal

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 5:30pm
The final defendant in the legal fight over the state's 2011 landmark public pension system overhaul agreed Wednesday to settle.
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Apache agrees to sell Australian operations to private equity funds for $2.1 billion in cash

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 5:19pm
Apache Corp. says it is selling its Australian oil exploration and production subsidiary for $2.1 billion in cash.
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Union strike to ground local, international flights at Chile unit of LATAM airlines

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 5:13pm
A union strike at the Chilean unit of LATAM airlines is expected to ground local and international flights.
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Senators propose $3.9 billion construction budget, topping House's $3.8 billion plan

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 5:08pm
A bipartisan group of state senators rolled out a construction budget Wednesday that calls for $3.9 billion in capital spending over the next two years.
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Sneaky things your apps do

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 5:01pm
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Keno proposal gets new life as Connecticut considers new tribal casinos to blunt competition

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:57pm
As lawmakers consider whether to allow satellite tribal casinos near the state's borders, the Connecticut Lottery Corporation wants permission to offer keno to help diversify its portfolio and protect its revenue stream to the state budget.
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How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared on Wednesday

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:55pm
U.S. stocks eked out a gain Wednesday after deal news in the health care sector gave the market at lift.
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Zumiez says net sales grew 11 percent in March, and key sales reading also picked up

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:53pm
Sports apparel retailer Zumiez said Wednesday its sales picked up in March.
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Obama telephones senators to discuss Iran nuke agreement

FOX News: Politics - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:52pm
President Obama on Wednesday called the chairman and the ranking Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to further discuss a framework agreement aimed at keeping Iran from being able to develop a nuclear weapon.
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Apache To Sell Australian Subsidiary Apache Energy For $2.1 Billion

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:49pm
Apache Corp. announced an agreement to sell its Australian subsidiary, Apache Energy Ltd., for $2.1 billion in cash to a group of private equity investors managed by Brookfield Asset Management Inc. and Macquarie Capital Group Ltd. Apache expects the deal to close in mid 2015.
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3 former employees sue AIDS Healthcare Foundation, allege kickbacks in $20M Medicare scam

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:42pm
The nation's largest suppliers of HIV and AIDS medical care is accused of bilking Medicare and Medicaid in an elaborate $20 million dollar scam that spanned 12-states, according to a lawsuit filed in South Florida federal court.
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Bed Bath & Beyond Signals It's Lifting Wages

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:40pm
Bed Bath & Beyond signaled in its fourth-quarter earnings report that it's yet another retailer that is planning to increase wages.
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Bed, Bath & Beyond Shares Drop After Q4 Sales, Q1 Forecast Miss

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:32pm
Bed, Bath & Beyond Inc. said Wednesday its fiscal fourth-quarter profit fell to $321.1 million from $333.3 million.
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Zep, Rite Aid, Emerge, Perrigo and Regulus are big market movers

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:29pm
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Zep Inc., up $3.28 to $20.37 The maker of cleaning chemicals will be taken private in a $692 million sale to private equity firm New Mountain Capital.
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Alcoa Shares Down After Missed First-quarter Revenues

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:22pm
Alcoa Inc. said Wednesday it earned $195 million, or 14 cents a share, in the first quarter, reversing a loss of 16 cents a share a year ago.
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Alcoa Shares Down After Missed First-quarter Revenues

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:22pm
Alcoa Inc. said Wednesday it earned $195 million, or 14 cents a share, in the first quarter, reversing a loss of 16 cents a share a year ago.
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US goes on first date here

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:18pm
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US stocks edge higher, as health care stocks gain on Mylan's $29 billion bid for Perrigo

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:12pm
U.S. stocks are closing slightly higher as health care stocks gained after the latest deal in the industry was announced.
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Zynga CEO Don Mattrick To Leave Company; Founder Mark Pincus To Be CEO

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 4:11pm
Zynga Inc. said Wednesday that Chief Executive Don Mattrick will leave the company effective April 8, and be replaced by the social gaming company's founder and chairman, Mark Pincus.
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