Tagged: Coverage

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AOL reverses 401(k) change

In one of the biggest public relations gaffes so far this year, AOL Inc. Chief Executive Officer Tim Armstrong blamed rising benefits costs on health care and two babies. As the criticism mounted about...

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SAC insider convicted

Many on Wall Street have been watching the trial of Matthew Martoma closely. The SAC Capital Advisors trader is looking at 10 years in prison for his conviction on insider trading charges, but most...

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Coca-Cola moves to enter homes

With the announcement that Coca-Cola Co. is buying a 10 percent stake in Green Mountain Coffee means that soon you’ll have the option of making your own single-serve Coke at home. The real question...

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Microsoft goes with the cloud

In selecting Satya Nadella to head Microsoft, the company’s board opted for a 22-year veteran and someone who has led its cloud computing efforts. Microsoft took six months in the search process, ultimately coming...

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The debt ceiling – again

Just when it seemed like the economy was on an up swing and recovery underway, the debt ceiling is rearing its ugly head– again. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew warned Congress on Monday that the...

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Jos. A Bank makes another move

While the rest of the country was watching the Super Bowl, Jos. A Bank was trying to remain an independent company. In the latest chapter of the drama around the men’s retailer, the company is...

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Amazon earnings up, but disappointing

Internet giant Amazon.com Inc. missed analysts’ expectations for its fourth-quarter profit as it cost them more to get customers’ orders to them. Bloomberg’s Adam Satariano had this straightforward story: Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN:US), the world’s largest...

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Google selling Motorola to Lenovo

One thing about Google, it’s not one to invest in businesses that aren’t working. Less than two years after buying Motorola, Google is selling the unit to Lenovo. Rolfe Winkler and Spencer E. Ante...

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Obama focuses on the economy

In his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Barack Obama took the time to call for increasing the minimum wage, reducing the income gap and stimulating economic recovery. While the speech covered many...