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Sterling and UK bond yields rose after the surprise shift toward higher British rates, while the dollar jumped to its highest against the euro and a basket of major currencies since last September.
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Fancy department store Saks Fifth Avenue has sent a cease and desist letter to a fancy online pet-snack purveyor, claiming that its name infringes on the famous retailer's brand.
Summary : A grand jury will determine if criminal charges will be filed against any of the persons involved in the death of Eric Garner.
The U.S. dollar hit nine-month highs against the euro and rose against a basket of major currencies today after strong U.S. housing data bolstered expectations for an earlier-than-expected rate hike from the Federal Reserve.
Texas Governor Rick Perry plans to turn himself in to authorities for fingerprinting and a mug shot on Tuesday after he was indicted by a jury in the state last week on two felony charges of abusing power, local news reports said.
Deutsche Bahn is suing airlines in the United States for operating a price-fixing cartel affecting its freight business between 1999-2006, the German transport company told Reuters.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declares a state of emergency and curfew in response on Saturday to looting the previous night in Ferguson, Mo.
By getting rid of some brands "we will become a much more focused, much more streamlined company," P&G CEO A.G. Lafley said Aug. 1. The company is reportedly working with private equity firms to select which brands will be cut.
Standard Chartered Plc is close to a deal to pay between $200 million and $300 million to resolve allegations by New York's banking regulator that it failed to review high-risk transactions, two years after agreeing to reform its practices, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday.
South Korean president Park Geun-hye speaks in Seoul on August 15, 2014, during a ceremony marking the 69th anniversary of liberation from Japan's 1910-45 colonial rule .
US homebuilder sentiment rose in August to its highest since January as labour market conditions improved, data from the National Association of Home Builders showed on Monday.
Shake Shack , the fast-food restaurant chain famous for its hamburgers and milkshakes, is preparing to go public, seeking to tap stock market demand for popular casual dining companies, according to people familiar with the matter.
President Obama takes off his jacket as he attends a town hall meeting at Facebook headquarters with CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Palo Alto, April 20, 2011.
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