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Streaming TV Service Aereo Files For Chapter 11

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:13am
Streaming TV service Aereo said Friday it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, after losing a U.S. Supreme Court battle over copyright issues earlier this year.
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Exxon in Talks with Ivory Coast Over Two Oil Blocks

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:06am
Ivory Coast is finalizing production sharing agreements with oil company Exxon Mobil for two ultra-deepwater blocks in the Gulf of Guinea, a senior official with the country's energy ministry told Reuters on Friday.
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White House economists say Obama's immigration steps would boost GDP

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:01am
The White House says President Barack Obama's immigration executive actions would boost the economy by expanding the U.S. labor force and increasing worker productivity.
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Online streaming service Aereo files for bankruptcy, citing unfavorable Supreme Court ruling

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:01am
Online streaming service Aereo says that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, saying an unfavorable ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court was too difficult to overcome.
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TV streaming service Aereo files for bankruptcy

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 9:00am
The television streaming service filed for bankruptcy protection after the Supreme Court ruled in June the company's business model violated copyright laws.
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Ann Profit, Sales Hit By Weak Traffic, West Coast Port Strike

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 8:58am
Ann Inc. said it had net income of $29.9 million, or 65 cents a share, in its fiscal third quarter, down from $41.2 million, or 89 cents a share, in the year-earlier period.
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Oil Higher on China Rate Cut, Possible OPEC Move

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 8:55am
Oil traded higher on the back of China's interest rate cut and increased speculation OPEC would reduce output to reverse months of sagging crude prices.
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China Surprises with Interest Rate Cut to Spur Growth

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 8:45am
China cut interest rates unexpectedly on Friday, stepping up efforts to support the world's second-biggest economy as it heads towards its slowest expansion in nearly a quarter of a century.
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Foot Locker Shares Climb 2.7% After Profit, Sales Beat Estimates

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 8:12am
Foot Locker Inc. shares surged almost 3% in premarket trade Friday, after the sports retailer beat third-quarter profit and sales estimates.
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France probes HSBC over possible tax dodging clients

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:49am
HSBC says it has been placed under formal investigation in France over services it offered to clients required to pay taxes in France.
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Modern, surrealist art auction featuring Miro, Magritte expected to fetch $100 million in Feb.

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:02am
Two dozen modern and surrealist art works amassed by a private collector, including important paintings by Joan Miro and Rene Magritte, are expected to fetch at least 64 million pounds ($100 million) when they go on auction in London next year.
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CBS' Fager steps down as chairman, stays at '60 Minutes'

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:02am
CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager, who has been running the network's news division along with "60 Minutes" for the past four years, said Thursday that he's stepping down from the chief executive role to concentrate on the newsmagazine.
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Judge: Handwritten Marilyn Monroe letter belongs to auction buyer, not Lee Strasberg's widow

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:02am
A Los Angeles judge has ruled that a letter by Marilyn Monroe in which she described the difficulties of performing belongs to a buyer who purchased it at auction for $130,000.
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Lebanon's health minister takes aim at tainted food in restaurants and shady plastic surgeons

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:02am
It is often said that Lebanon has only two things going for it, food and plastic surgery.
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No sign of controversy dogging him back home as Bill Cosby takes standup show to the Bahamas

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:02am
Bill Cosby took his comedy show on the road Thursday in the Bahamas as controversy surrounds him at home.
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Met Opera ends fiscal year 2014 with $22M deficit; balanced budgets expected for 2015, 2016

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:02am
New York City's Metropolitan Opera says it has ended its 2014 fiscal year with a $22 million shortfall in its budget.
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China's Central Bank Cuts Interest Rates: DJ

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 7:01am
China's central bank has cut interest rates, according to Dow Jones Newswires on Friday, a move that triggered further gains for U.S. stock futures and European equities.
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Greek government submits 2015 budget to Parliament indicating 2.9 percent growth

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 6:45am
Greece's government has submitted its 2015 budget to Parliament, predicting the economy will emerge from recession with growth of 2.9 percent next year.
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Russia's foreign minister: there should be no intervention in global oil production

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 6:45am
Russia's foreign minister says there should be no intervention in global energy production, even as the country's economy takes a hit from rapidly falling oil prices.
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Japan transport ministry urges Takata to conduct probe into air bag rupture problem

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 6:20am
Japan's transport ministry has told air bag maker Takata to conduct an internal investigation after cases of its air bags exploding triggered safety concerns in the U.S. and other countries.
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