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Brandon Guyer's RBI triple in the first inning was the only hit David Price allowed in eight innings, as he struck out nine and didn't walk anybody, but the Tiger lefthander lost in his Tampa Bay homecoming yesterday, 1-0.
Shake Shack , the fast-food restaurant chain that has developed a cult following for its 'Shackburgers', 'flat-top' hot dogs and eponymous shakes, has selected JPMorgan Chase & Co and Morgan Stanley to lead a proposed initial public offering, according to people familiar with the matter.
A Republican lawmaker slammed the Securities and Exchange Commission over leaks of confidential information to media outlets, including Reuters, calling the disclosures "unacceptable."
Data on German private-sector growth reassured investors about the outlook for Europe's biggest economy following a soft patch, while U.S. data showed economic strength early in the third quarter.
The United States Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation into the death of journalist James Foley, the country's Attorney General has announced.
US regulators are sending some of the biggest banks verbal warnings as they crack down on the firms' poor grasp of their own weaknesses, according to sources familiar with the matter.
Due to the sheer size of the initial public offering of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding in New York in September, other companies planning public listing had postponed their launches.
Customers at Macy's flagship store in New York City say they were discriminated against.
As the creator of "Mad Men," AMC Networks' period TV drama and its brooding, dysfunctional ad man Don Draper, Matthew Weiner has had some experience in exploring the male psyche.
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.
The stacks area of Penn State University Pattee/Paterno Library, Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008, in State College.
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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.
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