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  1. Airbus patents supersonic plane that could hit Mach 4.5Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBC News

    The U.S. patent for an 'ultra-rapid air vehicle and related method for aerial locomotion' was awarded to Airbus, also known as the European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, in July. A rocket-plane that could fly from Vancouver to Tokyo in three hours instead of 10 has been patented by Airbus.

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  2. Stop forcing companies to save user data, groups urge in FCC petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Hill

    A coalition of tech and privacy groups are asking the Federal Communications Commission to stop requiring that telecommunications companies store data on their customers for 18 months. Under current policies, companies have to keep "name, address, and telephone number of the caller, telephone number called, date, time and length of the call" for billing reasons for a year and a half.

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  3. The Oil Crash Has Caused a $1.3 Trillion WipeoutRead the original story w/Photo

    12 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. It's the oil crash few saw coming, and few have been spared as it erased $1.3 trillion, the equivalent of Mexico's annual GDP, in little more than a year.

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  4. Russia Seen Turning to Crisis Playbook to Prevent Ruble RoutRead the original story w/Photo

    12 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. Russia's central bank may pick up where it left off earlier this year to avert another run on the ruble.

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  5. Republicans Say Environment Groups Had Outsized Influence on EPARead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Republican lawmakers said the Natural Resources Defense Council and other environmental groups had an inappropriate influence on the Obama administration's development of a regulation to curb carbon emissions from power plants. The Environmental Protection Agency released the final rule Monday, and it was hailed by NRDC and others as a major step towards addressing the risks of global warming.

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  6. New Pharma Giant Already in Play as Shire Takes Aim: Real M&ARead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    That was probably the reaction most had to Shire's announcement Tuesday because Baxalta Inc. is technically only one month old. It's the drug division that was spun off from medical-products maker Baxter International Inc. in July.

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  7. AIG Drops as Disappointment With Main Units Overshadows DividendRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    American International Group Inc. fell the most in more than a year after second-quarter profit dropped at the company's main insurance units. AIG dropped 4.7 percent to $61.13 at 10:51 a.m. in New York, narrowing its gain this year to about 9 percent.

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  8. Harman Says Its Other Radios Don't Have Hacked Jeep's FlawRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration asked Harman for information on other audio systems that may be vulnerable to hacking, in an investigation opened July 29. Fiat Chrysler on July 24 announced a recall of about 1.4 million vehicles to update radio software. "This experimental hack is unique to Chrysler," Dinesh Paliwal, chief executive officer of Stamford, Connecticut-based Harman, said in an interview Tuesday.

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  9. BofA Governance Worst Since Pre-Crisis Citigroup, Mayo SaysRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Bank of America shareholders as of Aug. 10 will be allowed to vote on last year's change that enabled Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan to add the chairman title, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based lender said last week in a regulatory filing. "How they fix that corporate governance issue is up to them," Mayo said Tuesday in an interview.

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  10. Allstate Plunges Most in Six Years as Auto Losses IncreaseRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Allstate fell 12 percent to $61.06 at 11:10 a.m. in New York, the most intraday since May 2009 and the worst performance in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index. The shares have slid 13 percent this year, compared with the 1.8 percent advance of the 88-company index.

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  11. No More Viagra: CVS Drops Pfizer's Erectile Dysfunction DrugRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Patients can get coverage for Eli Lilly & Co.' s Cialis instead, CVS said in a document detailing the drugs it's removing from the list, called a formulary, starting Jan. 1. While CVS got its start as a discount retail chain, it's become increasingly influential in the drug business, acquiring Caremark in 2007 to become the second-biggest manager of pharmaceutical benefits on behalf of U.S. insurers and employers.

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  12. GM to Spend $877 Million on Upgrades at Flint Pickup PlantRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The investment includes a new body shop, the Detroit-based company said in a statement Tuesday. GM didn't say whether it will add jobs at the plant, which also makes the GMC Sierra.

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  13. Crude Rebounds After Drop Below $50 for First Time Since JanuaryRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Brent futures rose as much as 1.9 percent, paring a 5.2 percent fall on Monday. U.S. crude inventories probably declined for a second week, according to a Bloomberg survey before government data Wednesday.

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  14. Gas Just Another Fossil-Fuel Loser in Obama Renewables PushRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    That so-called bridge that gas was supposed to be, leading America away from dirtier fossil fuels such as coal and toward renewable power, just got a lot shorter under the final Clean Power Plan released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday. The agency will reward early investments in wind and solar power to get the nation generating 28 percent of its power using renewables by 2030, up from a previously proposed 22 percent.

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  15. TomTom Craves Rich Price That Nokia's Maps Unit Found: Real M&ARead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A group of German carmakers is valuing Nokia's HERE division at a price that implies about 2.9 billion euros for TomTom, or about 25 times earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. That works out to about 13 euros a share, or 30 percent higher than TomTom's current price -- a premium TomTom's minority shareholders would probably welcome.

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  16. CVS Narrows 2015 Forecast as Retail Sales Growth SlowsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Adjusted profit will reach $5.11 to $5.18 a share, compared with a previous forecast of $5.08 to $5.19 a share, CVS said Tuesday. Analysts had projected $5.17 a share.

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  17. Venezuela's Giant Lake of Endless Oil Is a Filthy, Lawless MessRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    For nearly a century, the petroleum deposits beneath giant Lake Maracaibo served as a cash cow for successive Venezuelan governments. In return, especially in the years since the company's energy industry was nationalized by former President Hugo Chavez, it has received little back but neglect.

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  18. Sprint's Earnings Show Turnaround Progress for CEO ClaureRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    While Sprint suffered a setback in total-user rankings in the quarter ended in June -- dropping to fourth place behind T- Mobile US Inc. -- the return to user growth after seven years of customer losses is one of the primary goals in Claure's efforts. Claure, who was brought in by majority owner SoftBank Group Corp. last August, announced his biggest management shake-up Monday with the hiring of Tarek Robbiati as finance chief and GA1 4nther Ottendorfer as chief operating officer in charge of technology.

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  19. 5 Weaknesses That Amazon Can Exploit To Crush Jet.ComRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Marc Lore was so successful in his last attack on Amazon.com that Jeff Bezos paid $445 million to buy his company . Lore then spent two years inside Amazon learning, one must surmise, its vulnerabilities.

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  20. Can Two Amazing Beatboxers Make Corporate Jargon Sound Cool?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fast Company

    Every office has at least one person who does the most offensive thing imaginable: They overuse corporate jargon . There are certain phrases we wish would disappear altogether from our professional life.

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