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S&P snaps win streak, still a green ’15 for Nasdaq

After a strong two-day rally that lifted the major U.S. stock indexes out of correction territory and well off their lows hit in August, stocks ended mixed Tuesday as Wall

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Six charged in alleged U.N. corruption scheme

U.S. authorities Tuesday announced charges against six people in an alleged United Nations corruption and bribery scheme involving millions of dollars in secret payoffs to a former president of the

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PMC-Sierra surges after $2B bid from Skyworks

Shares of chipmaker PMC-Sierra rose 33% Tuesday after it agreed to be acquired by Skyworks Solutions. In a deal announced Monday afternoon, Skyworks agreed to pay $10.50 per PMC-Sierra share

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Donald Trump’s candidacy raises novel ethics questions

If voters decide to hire billionaire Donald Trump as their president in 2016, they couldn’t actually fire him from the

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Out-of-network ATM fees, overdraft charges hit record, new survey says

It’s costing consumers more and more to get ahold of their own money. The average fee consumers pay to withdraw

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The 1 exception to the social media bust

One of Twitter (TWTR) investors’ biggest concerns — the lack of a CEO — was solved Monday with co-founder Jack

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Bristol-Myers Squibb fined $14M on charges of bribing Chinese hospitals

Pharmaceutical manufacturer Bristol-Myers Squibb has agreed to pay more than $14 million in fines to settle charges that its joint

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Supreme Court lets insider trading reversal stand

In a decision that is expected to undo some of the government’s massive insider-trading crackdown, the United States Supreme Court

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