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  1. Are pets in the bedroom a problem for sleep?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Reuters

    There are many potential health benefits to pet ownership, but a good night's sleep may not necessarily be one of them, a small study suggests. Among pet owners surveyed at a sleep clinic, more than half said their non-human friends slept in their bedroom.


  2. Taser stock price may turn on police body camera businessRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Reuters

    Nov 18 Concerns about higher spending and increasing competition have felled the once high-flying shares of electrical weapons maker Taser International Inc. Now the small-cap company, whose stock price has been nearly halved since the summer, must prove that investments are paying off for its newer product line: wearable body camera systems for law enforcement agencies. Taser is a leading provider of the cameras themselves as well as a service to collect and share digital evidence, which analysts say is more lucrative than the hardware because it carries higher margins with recurring revenue.


  3. Fidgeting while you work might be good for youRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2015 | Reuters

    People who can't resist fidgeting while they work may want to stop trying to kick the habit, because a new study suggests all that toe tapping and pencil rapping may be good for their health. Previous research has linked long stretches of sedentary time - whether facing a computer or watching TV - with poor health outcomes even in people who get plenty of exercise, the researchers note in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.


  4. Delaware court considers 'sea change' on banker liability in M&ARead the original story

    Sep 29, 2015 | Reuters

    The Delaware Supreme Court will hear arguments on Wednesday in an appeal that if upheld could make it easier for shareholders to sue investment bankers when a board mishandles the sale of a company. If shareholders prevail in the appeal, which stems from the sale of the Rural/Metro ambulance company, a financial trade group warned it would create "unprecedented" uncertainty in the merger market by changing the rules for investment banks.


  5. UPDATE 2-BBA Aviation proposes to buy Landmark Aviation for $2.07 blnRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2015 | Reuters

    British aircraft services company BBA Aviation Plc said it proposed to buy U.S. competitor Landmark Aviation for $2.065 billion, a deal that would make the combined entity the biggest fixed-base operator in the world. The proposed deal would merge BBA Aviation's Signature Flight Support business, which has the highest number of fixed base operations in the United States, with Landmark's, which has the third highest, in a market that continues to remain highly fragmented.


  6. Exclusive: BBA Aviation eyes acquisition of Landmark Aviation - sourcesRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2015 | Reuters

    The sources asked not to be identified because the deliberations are not public. BBA Aviation and Carlyle declined to comment, while Landmark Aviation did not respond to a request for comment.


  7. GoDaddy prevails in lawsuit over Oscar trademarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | Reuters

    GoDaddy Inc prevailed in a cybersquatting lawsuit brought by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which accused the Internet domain registrar of illegally profiting off its trademarks, including for the Oscar telecasts. In a 129-page decision on Thursday, U.S. District Judge Andre Birotte in Los Angeles said the Academy failed to show that GoDaddy acted in bad faith by letting customers purchase 293 domain names such as,, and


  8. Exclusive: Carlyle looks to sell Landmark Aviation for $1.7 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | Reuters

    The business jet market is slowly recovering from a downturn sparked by the global financial crisis, helping valuations for companies offering services to that industry. Carlyle initially looked at cashing out of Landmark via a stock market listing, but in the past few months has broadened out that process to include a possible outright sale.


  9. Taser defeats appeal over weapon's role in Michigan boy's deathRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2015 | Reuters

    Taser International Inc is not liable for the death of a 16-year-old Michigan boy soon after he was struck in the chest by two taser darts shot by a police officer, resulting in cardiac arrest, a federal appeals court ruled on Friday. The 2-1 decision by the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati was a defeat for Cora Mitchell, whose son Robert died on April 10, 2009 after a Warren, Michigan police officer struck him with electronically charged darts from his X26 taser, after a chase on foot into an abandoned home in nearby Detroit.


  10. U.S. authorities end criminal case against Barry BondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Reuters

    San Francisco Giants former outfielder Barry Bonds waves to the fans prior to the game against the Chicago Cubs at Scottsdale Stadium in Scottsdale, Arizona, March 10, 2014. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The U.S. Department of Justice will not appeal a court ruling that cleared baseball player Barry Bonds of obstruction of justice in a probe over steroids, effectively ending the long criminal prosecution of the sport's career home run leader.


  11. NY can ban 'Choose Life' license plates as DMV program upheldRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | Reuters

    A divided federal appeals court gave New York wide authority to regulate the content of custom license plates, and reversed a lower court ruling ordering the state to let an adoption advocacy group put the words "Choose Life" on its own plates. By a 2-1 vote, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the commissioner of the state Department of Motor Vehicles had "broad discretion" to decide which plates to permit, and did not violate the First Amendment free speech rights of the Children First Foundation in rejecting the "Choose Life" plates.


  12. Web hosting company GoDaddy valued at $5.48 billion in debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Reuters

    The company raised $460 million after its initial public offering of 23 million class A shares was priced at $20 per share, above the expected range of $17-$19. GoDaddy, the sponsor of race car driver Danica Patrick, had about 13 million customers across 37 countries as of Dec. 31. The company manages about 59 million domains, nearly a fifth of the world's total domains, it said in its IPO filing.


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