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A Federal judge ruled that state restrictions could not overcome First Amendment scrutiny, given Supreme Court's stance on campaign finance A federal judge in New York struck down the state's limits on donations to independent political action committees, or super PACs, citing prior Supreme Court decisions with which he himself disagreed.
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Sources familiar with that matter told Reuters on Thursday that discussions were in very early stages, and at least one source said the $13 billion figure is not currently on the negotiating table.
1 hr ago | The Hartford Courant
By Aruna Viswanatha, Karen Freifeld and Peter Rudegeair - The U.S. Department of Justice is asking Bank of America Corp to pay more than $13 billion to settle allegations the bank overstated the quality of mortgage bonds it sold during the housing bubble, according to Bloomberg News .
5 hrs ago | Digital Trends
Facebook has been given the go-ahead from the Federal Trade Commission to purchase virtual reality start-up Oculus VR Inc. .
6 hrs ago | Reuters
Banco Bradesco SA beat first-quarter profit and return on equity estimates on Thursday, even as Brazil's second-largest private-sector bank failed to stem a decline in interest income and jumpstart loan disbursements.
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NEW YORK / ACCESSWIRE / April 24, 2014 / Today Reuters, one of the world's largest multimedia news providers, announces that Emirates passengers can now access Reuters live news content in-flight.
11 hrs ago | Reuters
Net income attributable to Nasdaq rose to $103 million, or 59 cents per share, from $42 million, or 25 cents per share, a year earlier.
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Russia and China have blocked a proposal by the United States and France to impose U.N. sanctions on Central African Republic's former President Francois Bozize and two other people linked to the conflict there, diplomats told Reuters on Wednesday.
Chobani said on Wednesday it has received a $750 million investment from private equity firm TPG, in a move that will spare the Greek yogurt company from a serious cash crunch, according to several people familiar with the matter.
Frank Janssen is seen in an undated photo released by the police in Wake Forest, North Carolina.
General Electric Co is in talks to buy French turbine and train maker Alstom SA for about $13 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
The Apple logo hangs in a glass enclosure above the 5th Avenue Apple Store in New York.
The 2015 Dodge Challenger is introduced at the New York International Auto Show in New York, Thursday, April 17, 2014.
U.S. billionaire brothers Charles G. Koch, left, and David Koch are under fire from Democrats for their political activity and campaign funding.
Comedian Stephen Colbert arrives to be honored at the Time 100 Gala in New York in this April 24, 2012 file photo.
M&A talk in the pharmaceutical sector lifted European shares on Tuesday, but failed to support the euro, which dipped to a two-week low against the dollar as ECB policymakers renewed efforts to weaken it.
Women who eat a lot of fat, particularly saturated fat, may be at higher risk of certain types of breast cancer, new research suggests.