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Coverage: Microsoft cutting workers

Software giant Microsoft is making its largest numbers of layoffs ever. While the move will likely help with profits, the company is really looking to clean up past mistakes and shed extra weight. Shira...

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Coverage: LinkedIn buys Newsle

LinkedIn is moving quickly to build out its content. The latest move was purchasing Newsle, which allows you to receive alerts on people of your choice. While it might seem an odd fit, LinkedIn...

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Coverage: Citi’s $7 billion deal

The need for publicity runs both ways. A $7 billion settlement between the Justice Department and Citigroup nearly fell apart during months of negotiating, but it turns out that news of a terrorist arrest...

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Coverage: Saving the cupcake

It’s the afternoon coffee shop of choice for many. You pop out of the office for a cup and a mini cupcake. Or maybe it’s someone’s birthday and you pick up a dozen on...

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Coverage: Fed announces October deadline

The minutes of the Federal Reserve Board’s last meeting outlined the plan to end its historic bond buying in October. While not unexpected, it does indicate that despite some recent setbacks, officials feel the...

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Coverage: Moving to avoid U.S. taxes

Ever since there have been taxes, people have been moving to avoid them. And while companies have been doing the same, it seems that more U.S. corporations are considering relocating. Bernie Becker reported for...