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Office Depot says Starboard Value's Jeffrey Smith stepped down from its board of directors

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:37pm
Office Depot said Wednesday that Jeffrey Smith resigned from its board of directors.
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Group reports slight increase in Connecticut home sales in July, but flat overall for 2014

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:16pm
A real estate research group says single-family home sales in July increased slightly in Connecticut, posting the fifth increase from one year over the other in 2014.
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Official: Flood-damaged I-15 in southern Nevada could remain closed until weekend

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:09pm
Tourists and truckers were told Wednesday to prepare for several more days of disruptive detours around a closed stretch of busy Interstate 15 in southern Nevada that crumbled in chunks during intense flash flooding.
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Chiquita signs confidentiality agreement with potential buyers

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:01pm
Not a month after flatly rejecting a takeover bid by two Brazilian companies, Chiquita is softening its stance and will open its books to them.
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US stocks drift between small gains and losses; Krispy Kreme sinks after missing estimates

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:56am
U.S. stocks are drifting between small gains in losses in midday trading.
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Fact sheet: Kia K900

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:28am
2015 Kia K900 BASE PRICE: $59,500 with V-8.
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2015 Kia K900 is large, rear-drive, luxury sedan with V-8

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:27am
The 2015 K900, the new flagship at Kia, is an attractive, large, luxury sedan with a quiet, comfortable ride, a boatload of standard features and a value price compared with luxury-brand competitors.
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EBay Shares Fall To Near 2-month Low After Piper Jaffray Downgrade

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:27am
EBay shares slumped 2.5% to a near two-month low in morning trade Wednesday, after Piper Jaffray downgraded the shares on concerns that Apple Inc.'s new Apple Pay offering will prove a strong competitor to the online auctioneer's PayPal service.
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What’s Really at Stake in Fast-Food Worker Strikes?

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:09am
Workers taking to the streets to demand a higher wage should probably take note. They’ve already seen many of their shops move toward automated drink and condiment stands. It doesn’t take a frialator to see where all this is going.
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PharMerica raises net income and revenue outlook after acquisitions; sues AmerisourceBergen

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:07am
Pharmacy operator PharMerica raised its annual forecasts Wednesday, citing favorable business trends and a recent acquisition.
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Family man David Beckham dabbles in fashion with Belstaff collection

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:43am
Getting a family of six out the door on time can be quite a challenge — even when you're a Beckham.
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Dollar General launches hostile, $9.1 billion bid for rival discounter Family Dollar

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:40am
Dollar General is going hostile with its $9.1 billion bid for Family Dollar after its rival repeatedly rejected previous offers.
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Federal judge rejects latest bid by restaurants to keep Northern California oyster farm open

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:39am
A federal judge rejected on Tuesday an 11th-hour attempt to keep open a popular Northern California oyster operation that was ordered closed by the federal government.
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Crude Futures Hold To Losses After Supply Report

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:39am
U.S. crude-oil supplies declined by 1 million barrels in the week ended Sept. 5, the Energy Information Administration said Wednesday.
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Swatch Loses More Than 2% After Apple Watch Launch

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:35am
Shares of watchmaker Swatch Group Ltd. were swept sharply lower Wednesday, losing more than 2%, following the launch of Apple Inc.'s [s:aapl] smartwatch a day earlier.
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Staffing companies shares down at 10 a.m.

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:32am
Shares of some top staffing companies are down at 10 a.m.: Kelly Services Inc. class A fell $.01 or .1 percent, to $17.35.
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Supermarkets companies shares down at 10 a.m.

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:32am
Shares of some top supermarkets companies are down at 10 a.m.: Kroger fell $.32 or .6 percent, to $51.42.
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US wholesale stockpiles edge up 0.1 percent in July, slowest in 12 months, as sales advance

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:06am
Stockpiles held by U.S. wholesale businesses edged up in July by the smallest amount in a year while sales rose at a healthy clip.
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Apple, Twitter On The Rise Among Tech Stocks

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:54am
Tech stocks mostly rose in early trading Wednesday, with Apple Inc. among the advancers.
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Universal Orlando plans to build 5th resort

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:44am
A fifth mega-hotel is being built at Universal Orlando.
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