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  • Apple profits beat expectations but sales miss

    Apple Inc. reported a mixed quarter on Tuesday, as its profit surpassed Wall Street's expectations, but its revenue fell short. The company also offered what appeared to be disappointing guidance. At least initially, investors appeared to shrug off...
  • How CEO Pay Incentives Could Pave the Way for Media Megadeals

    The prospect of 21st Century Fox acquiring Time Warner has Wall Street and Hollywood bracing for a wave of mergers and acquisitions to hit the media sector. Conventional wisdom holds that entertainment conglomerates must bulk up to counter the size of...
  • Effort To Improve Health In Impoverished North End Starts In The ER

     Effort To Improve Health In Impoverished North End Starts In The ER
    Deborah Knowlin slowly limps to her kitchen table, favoring her left knee because her right one, she says, gives out frequently. Sitting down at the table, Knowlin snaps open a day-of-the-week pill box and empties Friday's contents into her right hand:...
  • Americans rediscovering a taste for hard cider

    Americans rediscovering a taste for hard cider
    British transplant Jeffrey House has long believed in the appeal of a pint of fermented apple juice. But when he landed in California in the 1980s, he found few Americans willing to venture outside the familiar territory of beer and wine. Fast forward...
  • Insight - The cost of caring for Europe's elderly nuclear plants

    LONDON (Reuters) - Europe's ageing nuclear fleet will undergo more prolonged outages over the next few years, reducing the reliability of power supply and costing plant operators many millions of dollars. Nuclear power provides about a third of the...
  • Telecom Italia seen planning to bid up to 7 billion euros for GVT: report

    MILAN (Reuters) - Telecom Italia is preparing to offer up to 7 billion euros ($9.4 billion) to outbid Spain's Telefonica in the race to acquire Vivendi's Brazilian broadband unit GVT, according to a Bloomberg report on Sunday. The report, citing...
  • Box Office: 'Expendables 3′ Fumbles with $16.2 Million, 'Ninja Turtles' Tops Charts

    "The Expendables 3" looked like a franchise that needs to be put out to pasture after the latest film in the action junkie series debuted to a scrawny $16.2 million this weekend, according to studio estimates. "Expendables'" lack of muscle allowed...
  • Credit Suisse played role in Espirito Santo collapse: WSJ.com

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Credit Suisse helped put together billions of dollars in securities that were issued by offshore investment vehicles of Banco Espirito Santo SA and then sold to the Portuguese bank's retail customers, the Wall Street Journal...
  • The top films at the North American box office

    LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting Aug. 15, led by "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters. 1 (1) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles........
  • Across Asia's borders, labor activists team up to press wage claims

    JAKARTA/PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Labor leaders behind the biggest strikes in Cambodia's $5 billion garment industry knew last year they had a strong case for higher wages: they had already compared notes with activists in neighboring countries. The result...
  • 'Plantibodies' drugs advance as big pharma stands aside

    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Biotech drug production techniques based on plants, which may prove to be faster, higher yielding and cheaper than current methods using mammalian cells, haven't caught on with the biggest pharmaceutical companies. The leading...