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Obama Calls On Business To Bridge Divide Between U.S. And Africa

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:48pm

President Obama capped the U.S.-Africa Business Forum in downtown Washington, D.C., with a speech to the collected leaders and business people at the conference.

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Obama Calls On Business To Bridge Divide Between U.S. And Africa

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:48pm

President Obama capped the U.S.-Africa Business Forum in downtown Washington, D.C., with a speech to the collected leaders and business people at the conference.

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Murdoch Withdraws Bid To Buy Time Warner

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:32pm

Instead of buying Time Warner for a reported $80 billion, Twenty-First Century Fox will buy back $6 billion worth of shares of its own stock.

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Murdoch Withdraws Bid To Buy Time Warner

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:32pm

Instead of buying Time Warner for a reported $80 billion, Twenty-First Century Fox will buy back $6 billion worth of shares of its own stock.

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Shadow Events Hope To Skim Some Attention From U.S.-Africa Summit

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:17pm

While the U.S.-African Leaders Summit has aimed to facilitate meetings between American companies and African leaders, it's also provided an opportunity for smaller investors to make contacts and for human rights workers to try to get their voices heard.

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Hobby Lobby Ruling May Have Poked A Hole in The 'Corporate Veil'

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:17pm

Legal scholars are still sorting out the possible implications of the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision. While the case dealt directly with birth control coverage and the Affordable Care Act, it could even be cited in future bankruptcy cases.

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Shadow Events Hope To Skim Some Attention From U.S.-Africa Summit

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:17pm

While the U.S.-African Leaders Summit has aimed to facilitate meetings between American companies and African leaders, it's also provided an opportunity for smaller investors to make contacts and for human rights workers to try to get their voices heard.

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Hobby Lobby Ruling May Have Poked A Hole in The 'Corporate Veil'

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:17pm

Legal scholars are still sorting out the possible implications of the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision. While the case dealt directly with birth control coverage and the Affordable Care Act, it could even be cited in future bankruptcy cases.

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Health Law Calls For Automatic Enrollment Of Some Workers

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:56pm

As early as 2015, firms with more than 200 employees may have to automatically enroll their workers in a company health plan. Though workers can opt out, some still find the provision patronizing.

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Health Law Calls For Automatic Enrollment Of Some Workers

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 1:56pm

As early as 2015, firms with more than 200 employees may have to automatically enroll their workers in a company health plan. Though workers can opt out, some still find the provision patronizing.

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Doritos Inventor's Grandson Sees Dollar Signs ln Healthful Food

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:24pm

Tim West's grandfather was an executive for Frito-Lay, and the 30-year-old entrepreneur grew up on junk food. But he now wants to shake up the food system with a restaurant serving tempeh and quinoa.

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Doritos Inventor's Grandson Sees Dollar Signs ln Healthy Food

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 12:24pm

Tim West's grandpa was an executive for Frito Lay, and the 30-year-old entrepreneur grew up on junk food. But he now wants to shake up the food system with healthy, sustainable eats.

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Following Industry Trend, Gannett Will Split Newspaper, Broadcasting Divisions

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 7:33am

Gannett said the move will give the two new companies more "flexibility" to "pursue growth." Time Warner and Tribune Co. have made similar moves.

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Following Industry Trend, Gannett Will Split Newspaper, Broadcasting Divisions

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 7:33am

Gannett said the move will give the two new companies more "flexibility" to "pursue growth." Time Warner and Tribune Co. have made similar moves.

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Rice: White House Summit To Show Africa's Potential To Investors

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 4:08am

Steve Inskeep talks with White House Senior Advisor Susan Rice about the Africa Summit underway in Washington. She'll also address other matters now pressing on the Obama administration.

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Rice: White House Summit To Show Africa's Potential To Investors

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 4:08am

Steve Inskeep talks with White House Senior Advisor Susan Rice about the Africa Summit underway in Washington. She'll also address other matters now pressing on the Obama administration.

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Kodak To Keep Making Celuloid Film For Hollywood

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 4:08am

Despite slipping sales with the rise of digital filmmaking, Kodak announced a pact with major studios last week to continue producing and supplying old school film.

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Self-Storage Operators Top List Of Best Alternative Investments

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 4:08am

Bloomberg Markets has an annual list that ranks the best-performing alternative investments. To learn where you may want to store your money, Steve Inskeep talks to Devin Banerjee, of Bloomberg News.

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Correction To Monday's Grand Canyon Story

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 4:08am

We incorrectly reported that developers eying land on the eastern edge of the Grand Canyon hoped to include a casino in a proposed development. No casino is part of the plan.

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Tribune Publishing Debuts On New York Stock Exchange

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 4:08am

After more than 150 years in business, media giant Tribune Company has split in two, and its newspapers are now a stand-alone business.

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