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  1. Bombardier 3Q Profit Tops Views, Plane Deliveries UpRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Bombardier Inc, a Canadian plane and train maker, on Thursday reported better-than-expected third-quarter earnings as aircraft deliveries shot up nearly 60 percent. The company said it delivered 71 aircraft in the quarter, compared with 45 planes a year earlier.

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  2. Bayer Keeps Options Open for More DealmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Bayer is eyeing further takeover deals after wrapping up the acquisition of Merck & Co. Inc.'s consumer health business, the German drugmaker's chief executive said on Thursday.

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  3. Weekly Jobless Claims Rise, Labor Market FirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose for a second straight week last week, but remained at levels consistent with a firming labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted 287,000 for the week ended Oct. 25, the Labor Department said on Thursday.

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  4. Trade, Defense Spending Lift 3Q Economic GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    A smaller trade deficit and a surge in defense spending buoyed U.S. economic growth in the third quarter, but other details of Thursday's report hinted at some loss of momentum in activity. Gross domestic product grew at a 3.5 percent annual rate, the Commerce Department said on Thursday, beating economists' expectations for a 3.0 percent pace.

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  5. What's Slippier Than Gas Prices? Slippery PoliticiansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Something's up with gas prices. They're coming down. Actually, they're tumbling down.

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  6. Will This Upgrade Help RF Micro Devices (RFMD) Stock Today?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    The analyst firm raised its price target for the chipmaker to $16 from $12.50 along with the upgrade. Canaccord analysts T. Michael Walkley and Siddharth Sinha said RF Micro Devices' fiscal third quarter guidance is above consensus estimates due to "ramping sales into Apple's iPhone 6 products and growing TD-LTE smartphone sales in China."

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  7. Will Walmart (WMT) Stock Be Helped by Matching Online Prices for the Holidays?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    The testing comes ahead of what's expected to be a fiercely promotional year-end shopping season, the Journal noted. Walmart executives are discussing whether to go ahead with the price matching program that would expand its current one for local brick-and-mortar competitors, according to a company spokeswoman.

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  8. Vale (VALE) Stock Lower Today After Unexpected Third Quarter LossRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  9. Analysts' Actions: Cree, Finish Line, Kraft Foods, Lowe's, SprintRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  10. Aviva Reports Growth as Banks Step Up Sales After PPI ScandalRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Aviva Plc's U.K. life insurance business returned to growth in the third quarter as Britain's banks stepped up sales of protection products after a mis- selling scandal cost the four largest lenders more than 20 billion pounds . The value of new business for Aviva's U.K. life operations increased 18 percent to 120 million pounds in the three months to Sept.

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  11. Air-Bag Maker Pressed for Repairs to Update U.S. on ShortageRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The U.S. auto regulator pressing the air-bag maker at the center of a safety crisis will likely be told it will take well into next year to fix the devices in all cars. Japan's Takata Corp. today meets the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for the first time since the agency demanded daily or weekly updates on its capacity to produce replacement parts for cars made by Honda Motor Co.

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  12. Danske Raises 2014 Forecast as Profit Soars on Trading GainsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Denmark's biggest bank raised its full-year forecast after profit more than doubled last quarter on smaller loan losses and higher trading income. Net income in the third quarter rose to 3.19 billion kroner from 1.54 billion kroner a year earlier, Danske Bank A/S said today in a statement.

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  13. Wheat Climbs for Fourth Day Amid Concern of Russia Crop DamageRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Wheat rose for a fourth day on speculation that dry and cold weather in Russia will damage the crop for harvesting next year. Rainfall in parts of southwest Russia in the 30 days through Sept.

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  14. MasterCard Profit Tops Estimates as Spending IncreasesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    MasterCard Inc., the second-largest U.S. payments network, posted third-quarter profit that beat analysts' estimates as customer spending climbed. The shares rose in early trading.

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  15. Watson to Explore for Oil as Repsol Taps IBM's Analytics MachineRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Repsol SA, Spain's largest energy company, will work with IBM's Watson data-crunching tool to try to make it cheaper and easier to find future caches of oil. The companies will seek to develop applications to analyze data on geology and crude reserves, the first time Watson will be used in the energy industry, said Santiago Quesada, Repsol's director for exploration and production technology.

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  16. Time Warner Cable Misses Estimates as TV Customers DeclineRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Time Warner Cable Inc., the cable company awaiting regulatory approval to merge with Comcast Corp., reported profit that trailed analysts' estimates as more video subscribers canceled service and programming costs rose. Third-quarter earnings, excluding some items, fell to $1.86 a share, compared with analysts' average estimate of $1.90.

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  17. BT's Broadband Growth Slows as U.K. Competitors Cut PricesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    BT Group Plc's consumer broadband growth fell to its lowest level in two years last quarter as competitors cut prices, slowing momentum from its sports TV channels. The shares fell the most in six months.

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  18. Barclays Profit Jumps, Sets Aside $799 Million FX ProvisionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Barclays Plc, the U.K.'s second biggest bank by assets, reported an unexpected jump in third- quarter profit even as it set aside 500 million pounds for the settlement of a currency rigging probe. Adjusted pretax profit rose to 1.59 billion pounds from 1.39 billion pounds in the year-earlier period, the London-based bank said in a statement today.

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  19. Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'I'm Proud to be Gay'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Apple CEO Tim Cook has come out as a gay man in an essay for Bloomberg Businessweek posted online on Thursday. "I'm proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me," Cook writes in what is the Apple CEO's first public acknowledgment of his sexuality.

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  20. 5 Ways Companies Can Attract More WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    The Muse is your ultimate career destination, offering exciting job opportunities, expert advice, and a peek behind the scenes into fantastic companies and career paths. We believe that you can and should love your job--and be successful at it--and we want to help make that happen.

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