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Germany agrees to arm Iraq

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 2:04am
Germany broke with post-war tradition on Wednesday and agreed to supply weapons to Iraq to combat Islamist militants, the FT reports.
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Mission to rescue James Foley failed

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:43am
The Pentagon attempted to rescue James Foley and other U.S. hostages held in Syria but the mission failed, U.S. officials said.
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How to deal with 'rate rage'

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 1:21am
Despite last year's "taper tantrum", investors shouldn't concentrate too heavily on any "rate rage" ensuing from hawkish at Jackson Hole.
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BofA in $16.5B deal with US over mortgage

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:39am
Bank of America is expected to pay more than $16.5 billion to end investigations into mortgage securities that the bank and its units sold.
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China's factory activity falls to 3-month low

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 9:47pm
China's factory activity fell to a three-month low in August, a private survey showed, signaling weakness in the sector despite a burst of stimulus from the government.
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US prepares to sue Countrywide’s Mozilo

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 9:41pm
US prepares a lawsuit against Angelo Mozilo in a final effort to target the figure most associated with the subprime mortgage boom which preceded the financial crisis.
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Global economy shows signs of trouble

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 7:57pm
In a world preoccupied by geopolitical crises, the global economy has taken something of a back seat.
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Kickbacks land retail exec in prison

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:46pm
Christopher Finazzo was also ordered to forfeit more than $25 million and pay the company $13.7 million in restitution.
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CEO makes Cramer's Wall of Shame

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:34pm
When an executive really drops the ball, Cramer puts them on the Wall of Shame.
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Fed delivers a shocker, but will Yellen?

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:33pm
Markets are now anticipating a more hawkish tone from the Fed, but maybe not from Yellen when she speaks at the Jackson Hole symposium.
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Cramer: Economic challenges too great?

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:13pm
There are a slew of confusing cross currents in the market, right now.
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Wearable camera biz fields query flood

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:58pm
Digital Ally Inc has been busy fielding a rush of inquiries from U.S. police departments about its wearable cameras.
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El-Erian: Fed minutes hawkish

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:17pm
If wages improve in the next few jobs reports, then the Fed may change its view on raising interest rates, Mohamed El-Erian said.
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Verizon: No plans for another app store

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:17pm
Verizon denied a report that said the company planned to launch a mobile software store rivaling Apple and Google.
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UPS says 51 retail stores hacked

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:08pm
Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus.
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After-hours buzz: HPQ, LB & more

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:48pm
Headlines after the bell Wednesday:
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Bain Capital to invest in shoemaker TOMS

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:32pm
Bain's investment will be used to accelerate TOMS' business program and support its philanthropic activities, a source said.
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Pimco NYC office tackles bedbug issue

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:25pm
Pimco's New York location is addressing an "isolated issue with insects," and as a precautionary measure, is fumigating certain areas of its office.
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HP sales beat Street estimates

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:04pm
HP reported quarterly revenue that topped projections as it works through an internal overhaul aimed at cutting costs.
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Just how high can Apple go?

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:03pm
Apple's stock soared to highs in advance of its media event next month, leaving pros to question if it has more room to run.
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