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Death gets more expensive in big cities

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 2:25pm
Burial (and even urn-storing) services in cities like New York are skyrocketing as they run out of space, according to Bloomberg.
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T-Mobile to reject $15B Iliad offer

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 2:07pm
The offer by Iliad for T-Mobile is set to be rejected by the US firm having failed to meet the value put on the business by Telekom, FT reports.
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Dan Niles: This stock is a 'disruptor'

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:36pm
AlphaOne's Dan Niles says the next big "disruptor" stock is RingCentral, a business-oriented, cloud-based phone system.
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New iPhones on September 9?

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:32pm
Apple SVP Eddy Cue said the company's fall product pipeline is the best he'd seen in his 25 years at Apple. Soon we'll see what he was talking about.
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What Samsung could be getting wrong

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:30pm
Targeting a range of smart phone users could be the reason why other manufacturers are beating Samsung in popularity and sales.
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Coach revenue beats on higher sales

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:10pm
Coach reported better-than-expected revenue, helped by a 7 percent rise in sales of its clothes, shoes, and handbags in international markets.
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13 retail tactics: Are they working?

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:00pm
Retailers are getting creative to try to jump-start the consumer. Here are 13 of the latest tactics. Brian Sozzi gives them the thumbs up or thumbs down.
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American scraps some first-class meals

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:41pm
American Airlines is dropping meals for premium passengers on some short flights.
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The rich not my concern: Neel Kashkari

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:38pm
Neel Kashkari—GOP candidate for governor of California—delivered a scathing critique of President Barack Obama.
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What junk bonds are saying about stocks

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:30pm
Junk bonds have fallen about 3 percent since their peak, and some traders expect the stocks to follow suit—perhaps imminently.
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New dollar store bid may be coming

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:11pm
Dollar General is mulling a bid for Family Dollar, which would challenge Dollar Tree's $8.5 billion takeover, Bloomberg reported.
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Eaze, the Uber for weed

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:54am
Eaze delivery is free to patients, and the medical marijuana dispensaries pay a fee to for bringing the clinics new customers.
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Buying new? The difference $1,000 makes

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:52am
The real cost of owning a new home could come down to about the same amount as the cost of a new washing machine.
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Citigroup, SEC's $285M deal approved

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:51am
A U.S. judge on Tuesday reluctantly approved a $285 fraud settlement between Citigroup and the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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Media earnings: Megamergers in focus

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:48am
With earnings from Time Warner and Twenty-First Century Fox, investors will be listening for hints of news on a potential deal.
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British Air suspends Liberia flights

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:46am
British Airways temporarily suspended flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone due to the deteriorating public health situation in both countries.
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Putin orders response to sanctions

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:34am
Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered his government to prepare retaliatory measures against the latest round of Western sanctions.
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Bosch charged with distributing steroids

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:23am
Biogenesis founder Anthony Bosch self-surrendered to authorities, a spokesperson for the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration said.
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Subaru recalls 5 models for air bags

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:15am
Subaru is recalling an undetermined number of vehicles because of air bag issues that have affected much of the global industry.
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NYC real estate bubble ready to POP!

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 10:59am
The New York real estate market is hot, hot, hot but get ready — it could pop at any minute, says hedge-fund manager Todd Schoenberger.
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