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Viacom posts profit of $591 million in 3rd quarter

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:19am
Viacom Inc. (VIA) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $591 million.
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Michael Kors Holdings posts 1Q profit, results top Wall Street forecasts

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:17am
Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. (KORS) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $174.4 million.
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Activist investor Ackman paying about $5.5B for 7.5 pct stake in snack maker Mondelez

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:16am
Activist investor Bill Ackman is paying approximately $5.5 billion for a 7.5 percent stake in Mondelez International Inc.
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Wages At Center of Rate Hike Drama

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:15am
The question perplexing analysts, economists and, most importantly, workers is why aren’t wages rising much faster.
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Low scores on thinking-skills tests may signal heart attack risk

FOX News: Health - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:14am
For older people without dementia, fuzzy thinking and lack of self control may be signs of higher risk for heart attack or stroke, a new European study suggests.
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CF Industries snaps up OCI distribution businesses to expand global fertilizer business

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:12am
CF Industries will acquire the distribution networks of Netherland's OCI N.V.
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Gay, bisexual men more likely to use indoor tanning than straight men

FOX News: Health - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:12am
Gay and bisexual men are more likely than straight men to use indoor tanning, and almost as likely as women to engage in the dermatologically risky behavior, according to new research.
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Troubled Texas ice cream maker gets OK to start up in Alabama

FOX News: Health - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:11am
State officials gave the thumbs up on Wednesday for troubled Texas company Blue Bell to resume making ice cream in its Alabama plant after a shut-down due to Listeria cases linked to its products that led to a recall and public health worries.
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Bank of England leaves key interest rate at record low amid global growth concerns

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:10am
The Bank of England left its key interest rate at a record low Thursday, as policymakers saw no need to put the brakes on the U.K. economy amid slowing growth in Asia and risks from the Greek debt crisis.
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Mumps outbreak at University of Illinois grows

FOX News: Health - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:05am
The Illinois Department of Public Health is urging University of Illinois students to get vaccinated to help curb a growing mumps outbreak.
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CF Industries, OCI To Merge In Deal Valued At $8 Billion

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 6:54am
CF Industries Holdings Inc. said Thursday it has reached a deal to acquire the European and North American assets of Netherlands fertilizer maker OCI NV in an all-stock deal valued at $8 billion.
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More Americans likely filed for jobless aid last week, but level still near historic lows

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 6:44am
The Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Thursday.
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Chip cards? Most small business owners unaware of upcoming credit card transaction changes

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 6:15am
A majority of small-businesses owners are unaware of an impending shift that could leave them liable for fraud committed with a new generation of chip-imbedded credit cards.
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Lasering your lady parts? New technology helps women revitalize sex life after menopause

FOX News: Health - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 6:00am
Estrogen replacement is commonly used to treat painful sex and vaginal dryness, but it comes with side effects. Now, a new laser treatment can help revitalize vaginal health damaged by menopause or cancer treatment
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Eastern Japan Hit By Earthquake; No Tsunami Warning

FOX News: Business - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 5:47am
An earthquake shook eastern Japan on Thursday evening local time, but no tsunami warnings have been issued.
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