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Business News

Supreme Court to hear class-action dispute

Supreme Court to consider requirements for transferring class-action lawsuits to federal court

Monday - 04/07/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Lands' End starts trading as public company

Lands' End starts trading as a public company after spinning off from Sears

Monday - 04/07/2014, 03:50pm EDT

GSK launches probe into Iraq bribery claims

Drug giant GSK launches probe into allegations it bribed doctors in Iraq

Monday - 04/07/2014, 01:58pm EDT

Obama: Students need help to get 'in-demand jobs'

Obama announces education innovation grants as part of his go-it-alone strategy

Monday - 04/07/2014, 01:55pm EDT

Financial companies lead stock market lower

Financial companies and retailers lead US stock market lower, extending slump from last week

Monday - 04/07/2014, 01:38pm EDT

Cement makers Holcim, Lafarge create Swiss merger

Switzerland's Holcim, France's Lafarge to form new Swiss-based cement-making giant

Monday - 04/07/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Tech stock sell-off spreads through world markets

Global stocks plunge as sell-off that began on Wall Street proves contagious

Monday - 04/07/2014, 12:55pm EDT

Iraq signs preliminary deal for Czech planes

Iraq signs preliminary agreement to buy Czech-made military planes

Monday - 04/07/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Airlines say cost to factor in tracking standards

Global airline group says costs will factor in global tracking standards

Monday - 04/07/2014, 12:18pm EDT

Oil prices slip below $101 after Libyan deal

Oil prices slip under $101 after Libyan militia agrees to return control of oil terminals

Monday - 04/07/2014, 11:40am EDT

Pope backs scandal-plagued Vatican Bank to operate

Scandal-dogged Vatican Bank can still help pope carry out world-wide mission, Francis decides

Monday - 04/07/2014, 11:40am EDT

India's Sun Pharma to buy Ranbaxy in $4 bln deal

India's Sun Pharma to buy troubled drugmaker Ranbaxy in $4 billion deal

Monday - 04/07/2014, 11:32am EDT

Tech stocks start lower, continuing a decline

Technology and other former high-flying stocks fall, continuing a slump from Friday

Monday - 04/07/2014, 11:20am EDT

New French finance minister coy on deficit hopes

New French finance minister, in Germany, sees need to balance growth with budget commitments

Monday - 04/07/2014, 09:06am EDT

A recovering US is outpacing other major economies

Big chill: US economy recovers from icy winter just as other major economies cry out for help

Monday - 04/07/2014, 08:40am EDT

Roche to buy molecular diagnostics company IQuum

Switzerland's Roche to buy US molecular diagnostics specialist IQuum for up to $450 million

Monday - 04/07/2014, 07:50am EDT

5 signs US job market may finally be accelerating

Here are 5 signs that the US job market may finally be accelerating after a brutal winter

Monday - 04/07/2014, 07:50am EDT

Libyan militia agrees to give up 4 oil terminals

Report: Libya's militia in the east agrees to hand back 4 oil terminals it seized last year

Monday - 04/07/2014, 07:36am EDT

Angry families want GM prosecuted for defects

Families of victims want GM insiders prosecuted for deadly defects; burden of proof is high

Monday - 04/07/2014, 07:36am EDT

German industrial production posts another rise

German industrial production rises again in February, underlining economic pickup expectations

Monday - 04/07/2014, 07:20am EDT
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