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Talking Biz News Today — March 11, 2014

Tuesday’s top stories: The Associated Press Bid of $1.8 billion suits Jos. A Bank just fine by Anne D’Innocenzio and Michelle Chapman Reuters Fox exec raises questions on Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger by Liana...

General Motors faces questions

In the wake of revelations that General Motors Co. had waited 10 years to recall 1.6 million vehicles with faulty ignition switches, new CEO Mary Barra is feeling he heat Jeff Bennett had this...

Home building shifts to apartments

Conor Dougherty reported in the Wall Street Journal that construction of new homes is focusing on apartments. Some of this is in anticipation of an improving job market and more millennial workers finally being ready...

Talking Biz News Today — March 6, 2014

Some of Thursday’s top stories: The Wall Street Journal Staples plans to close 225 stores, by Drew Fitzgerald New York Times Former top leaders of Dewey & LeBoeuf are indicted, by Matthew Goldstein Disney’s...