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  1. The CEO of LearnVest shares her 2 favorite job interview questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Savvy hiring managers know which interview questions yield the most information possible about a job candidate - and those are the ones they ask. In a recent interview with Adam Bryant of the New York Times, LearnVest CEO Alexa von Tobel revealed two questions she thinks are most telling : She admits that oftentimes candidates will falter with this or try to spin a weakness into a strength, not wanting to disclose their vulnerabilities.

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  2. I'm learning how to code and now I feel like I could do anythingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    This is the first in an on-going series about my experience learning to code, what I'm learning, why it's important, and how I plan to utilize these new found skills. I always wanted a super power as a kid.

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  3. Chipotle's carnitas crisis won't be over for monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Earlier this year, Chipotle stopped serving pork at hundreds of locations after the company found that suppliers weren't meeting its standards. Chipotle founder and CEO Steve Ells told investors there is "very little supply cushion" for pork that meets the company's standards.

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  4. A town in Canada known as the 'Land of Rape and Honey' is...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Tisdale, a town in Canada nicknamed the "Land of Rape and Honey" for nearly 60 years, is surveying residents about rebranding, the Star Phoenix reports. The town hasn't been advertising a high rate of sexual violence - "rape" in the slogan refers to "rapeseed," a flowering plant used to cultivate canola for canola oil .

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  5. Sales at Taco Bell, KFC help Yum top 1Q profit forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    This Friday, May 23, 2014 photo shows the sign at a Taco Bell in Mount Lebanon, Pa. Yum Brands Inc., on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 reported first-quarter profit of $362 million.

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  6. U.S. FCC staff to be briefed on Comcast-TWC merger review Weds -sourcesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    U.S. Federal Communications Commission officials studying the proposed merger of Comcast Corp and Time Warner Cable Inc are scheduled to brief FCC commissioners' staff on their review on Wednesday, according to two sources familiar with the plan. It was not certain whether the briefing would disclose the specific way the FCC reviewers would recommend for the agency to rule on the proposed $45 billion merger but it would unveil the regulators' latest thinking about the concerns raised by critics over the deal.

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  7. Perrigo rejects $29B offer from generic drugmaker MylanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Over-the-counter medicines maker Perrigo said Tuesday it is turning down a buyout offer from generic drugmaker Mylan that valued the company at $205 per share, or almost $29 billion, because it's too low. The move is the latest in a wave of merger activity in the health care sector.

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  8. Green Tree to pay $63M to settle loan servicing allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    The federal government says Green Tree Servicing LLC will pay $63 million to settle allegations of illegal loan servicing and debt collection practices. The Federal Trade Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau alleged the St. Paul-based company made illegal and abusive debt collection calls to consumers, misrepresented the amounts people owed and failed to honor loan modification agreements between consumers and their previous servicers.

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  9. Google opens door to 'Mobilegeddon' by changing search resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Google Inc. is revamping its search service to favor websites that are tailored to mobile devices as its seeks to shape its features around the rising popularity of smartphones. Changes to the company's search service will boost the ranking of "mobile-friendly" pages, analyzing whether the websites are suited for handheld devices, Google said in a blog post Tuesday.

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  10. Generic drug giant Teva offers to buy Mylan in $40.1 billion dealRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Generic drug giant Teva formally offered to buy fellow drugmaker Mylan for about $40.1 billion in cash and stock on Tuesday, despite Mylan's cold shoulder and the certainty the proposed acquisition will bring intense scrutiny by antitrust regulators. If Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. of Israel succeeds, the combination would dominate the global generic drug market, be a major contender in some other specialty drug categories - and have the leverage to try to raise generic drugs prices.

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  11. Discover 1Q profit drops but beats Wall Street estimateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    In this Jan. 21, 2015 file photo, a sign for Discover is displayed in the window of a New York business. Discover Financial Services on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, reported first-quarter profit of $573 million.

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  12. Chipotle: Carnitas shortage to persist for monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    This Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, file photo, shows the door at a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Robinson Township, Pa. On Tuesday, April 21, 2015, Chipotle reported a higher profit for its first quarter as price hikes help drive up sales, but it wasn't enough to satisfy investors.

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  13. Amgen tops estimates with 51 percent spike in 1Q profitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    Amgen Inc. boosted first-quarter profit by 51 percent, thanks to surging sales of its top prescription drugs and ongoing cost cuts designed to free up cash to mount an unprecedented spurt of new product launches. The huge biologic drugmaker on Tuesday edged out Wall Street forecasts and boosted its profit forecast for 2015 a bit.

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  14. FICO will provide free scores through credit counselorsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    About a million people who are working with non-profit credit counseling agencies will soon get to see their FICO scores for free. They will also get free access to their credit report from Experian, but not from TransUnion or Equifax.

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  15. Comcast to discuss Time Warner deal with Justice DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Comcast's turbulent bid to acquire Time Warner Cable shifts into high gear this week, 14 months after the $45 billion deal was announced. Company executives plan to meet with U.S. Justice Department officials in Washington on Wednesday to begin in-depth discussions about whether the government's antitrust concerns are significant enough to torpedo the merger -- or if conditions could be fashioned to neutralize possible harms, according to people close to the situation spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss confidential matters.

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  16. Share on LinkedInRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MediaPost

    WiFi, Bluetooth and vehicle-to-vehicle safety communications could be on a collision course unless the government figures out a way to share spectrum. Over the next few months, leaders on the House Energy & Commerce Committee will hold a series of meetings with officials at the Federal Communications Commission, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration and the Department of Transportation to discuss whether the 5.9 GHz band can be shared for unlicensed consumer use.

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  17. Lack of broadband in some areas still limiting telemedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ITworld

    A lack of broadband service is limiting the deployment of telemedicine services in some places of the U.S., and not just remote rural areas, some experts say. Panasonic of North America, while providing Internet-based heart monitoring services for elderly residents of the New York City area, found several places were there were no wired broadband, Wi-Fi or strong mobile signals available, Todd Rytting, CTO for the company, told a U.S. Senate committee Tuesday.

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  18. Kaisa Investors Get Billion-Dollar Lesson in China Mystery MeatRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. China's first developer bond default gave global funds a $1 billion-plus lesson.

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  19. U.K. Trader Accused of Manipulation Tied to 2010 Flash CrashRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. U.S. authorities accused a lone trader based in a house under the flight path of London's Heathrow Airport for intensifying the 2010 global markets shock known as the flash crash, part of an alleged pattern of cheating dating back as far as 2009.

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  20. Schwarzman Deems China Defaults Good as Markets Embrace FailureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Apparently, they're not.

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