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  • John Travolta Can't Stop Former Pilot's Lawsuit Over Secrets (Exclusive)

    A California appeals court allows Douglas Gotterba to challenge the validity of a confidentiality agreement.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Apple posts monster Q3 profit on $37.43 in revenue, beats estimates

    Apple’s stock has been soaring lately, up more than 24% over the past three months. Shares took off in late April when Apple announced a 7-for-1 split that would take place in early June, and the stock has kept climbing gradually ever since, inching closer to an all-time high that now sits just…

    BGR News
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  • The downside of low-end luxury cars

    Wooing younger drivers on a budget has a downside. The market’s getting crowded, and luxury carmakers risk tarnishing their brands by courting comparisons with mainstream models. Yaymadjian, for example, said the $30,000 CLA “felt like I was in a Honda.”

    Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital settles lawsuit with women filmed by doctor

    Johns Hopkins Hospital has agreed to pay $190 million to thousands of women who were secretly filmed by a doctor during gynecological exams. The proposed settlement, announced Monday, came in a class action lawsuit filed last year in Baltimore city court over the conduct of Dr. Nikita Levy, who…

    Reuters
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    Investors Cheer Earnings, S&P 500 Hits Intraday Record

    U.S. stocks closed higher Tuesday pushing the S&P 500 to a new intraday record. Economic data on inflation and the housing market also helped investor sentiment. But, it was none of those factors that pushed Herbalife (HLF) up more than 25 percent. Shares rose after billionaire investor Bill Ackman…

    TheStreet
  • ObamaCare subsidies are legal after all, second appeals court rules

    A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld ObamaCare's subsidies — the same day another appeals court ruled against them. In a unanimous ruling, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the health care law permits the federal government to provide subsidies to people who purchase health…

    The Week (RSS)
  • Italy gives Google 18 months to change data use practices

    Italy's data protection regulator has given Google 18 months to change the way it treats and stores user data, bringing to an end an investigation that is part of a European drive to reform the internet giant's privacy practices. Regulators in several European nations including Italy began a joint…

    Reuters
  • Coke's sales miss estimates as Diet Coke flags

    Coca-Cola Co. reported sales that fell short of Wall Street estimates on Tuesday as demand weakened for Diet Coke in North America. Globally, the world's biggest beverage maker, said sales volume rose ...

    Associated Press
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  • CEO: Clippers coach to quit if Sterling stays

    The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team. CEO Richard Parsons testified at a trial to determine whether Sterling's wife, Shelly, can sell the team for $2 billion to former Microsoft CEO…

    The Associated Press
  • How Will Chevron (CVX) Stock React To The Launch Of Its New $1.4 Billion Oil Facility?

    Chevron (CVX) announced its $1.4 billion premium oil facility has come online and productivity is expected to increase 70%.

    TheStreet.com
  • Arch Coal to idle Cumberland River complex, cuts 213 jobs

    Arch Coal Inc said it would idle its Cumberland River coal company complex in Kentucky and Virginia to limit production of steel-making coal amid depressed prices. Idling of the complex will lead to elimination of 213 jobs and reduce the company's full-year metallurgical coal volumes by about…

    Reuters
  • Chrysler to recall 792,300 SUVs for ignition problem

    Chrysler on Tuesday said it would recall up to 792,300 sport utility vehicles to fix an ignition-switch problem, the same part involved in the massive General Motors recall. The automaker, a subsidiary of Italy-based Fiat Chrysler, said it was issuing the recall "out of an abundance of caution."…

    AFP
  • Toyota Works to Hold U.S. Hispanic Market Lead as Segment Grows

    Toyota Motor Corp. (7203) plans to remain the top-selling auto brand among U.S. Hispanic customers as competing automakers boost efforts to win a bigger share of business from the nation's largest ethnic minority group. Toyota has been the top brand for Hispanic buyers for 10 consecutive years,…

    Bloomberg
  • Widow: Jury sent tobacco company a $23B message

    A Florida widow awarded $23.6 billion in the death of her chain-smoking husband on Monday called the massive verdict a message to Big Tobacco, even though she likely won't see much if any of the money. ...

    Associated Press
  • Millions 'Stunned' By New Website

    New site posts over 37 billion public records online. Anyone can access this information and see what some may be hiding. You may not like findings!

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  • Microsoft 4Q earnings hurt by Nokia acquisition

    REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft Corp. reported fourth-quarter earnings that took a hit from the Nokia devices business that it bought in April, but the company said growth in Internet-based computing services to businesses boosted results.

    Associated Press
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    Microsoft's Q4 earnings

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on Microsoft's fourth quarter earnings.

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  • Everyone Loves Apple Once Again

    Apple reports earnings on Tuesday, July 22. A...

    Business Insider
  • Apple Secures Broad Smartwatch Patent

    Apple, expected to launch an “iWatch” later this year, landed a sweeping patent covering a “wrist-worn electronic device.” The tech giant on Tuesday was granted U.S. Patent No. 8,787,006, covering an electronic wristwatch that could work in conjunction with other portable devices or on its own.…

    Variety
  • Cost vs. Carbon: Should You Buy an Electric Car?

    Whether our next car will be electric or a tech-savvy but fuel-efficient combustion model has yet to be determined. (I call this the cost vs. carbon conundrum.)

    Yahoo Tech
  • YouTube star sued for copyright infringement over music in her videos

    YouTube sensation Michelle Phan, whose beauty and style videos have earned her 6.7 million subscribers, is being sued for copyright infringement over the music in some of those clips. Ultra Records — which has been home to popular EDM acts like Kaskade, Deadmau5, and Calvin Harris — says Phan has…

    The Verge
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