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R.J. Reynolds hit with $23.6B verdict; Another billionaire supports a shorter work week; More firms giving raises

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R.J. Reynolds, a unit of Reynolds American, is hit with a $23.6 billion jury verdict. Carlos Slim is the second billionaire this month to publicly support a shorter workweek. A new survey finds more firms are giving raises to employees.