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U.S. stocks extend gains on Fed language; Dow rises 0.64%
U.S. stocks extend gains on Fed language; Dow rises 0.64%
By Investing.com - Sep 18, 2014

Investing.com - U.S. stocks carried Wednesday's gains into Thursday as investors applauded a Federal Reserve decision to keep benchmark interest rates low for some time to ensure the economy continues...

TransCanada eyed by U.S. investor activists - sources
TransCanada eyed by U.S. investor activists - sources
By Reuters - Sep 18, 2014

By Nadia Damouni, Svea Herbst-Bayliss and Euan Rocha NEW YORK/TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada, which has seen a fair share of U.S. activist investors cross the border in the last years, may soon have ...

Alibaba cash could fund small spending spree at Yahoo
Alibaba cash could fund small spending spree at Yahoo
By Reuters - Sep 18, 2014

By Alexei Oreskovic and Ross Kerber SAN FRANCISCO/BOSTON (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's upcoming public offering will give Yahoo Inc billions of dollars for a potential shopping spree that ...

Former AT&T partners petition FCC to block DirecTV bid
Former AT&T partners petition FCC to block DirecTV bid
By Reuters - Sep 18, 2014

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than ninety former business partners of AT&T Inc are demanding the Federal Communications Commision block the wireless carrier's $48.5 billion bid for DirecTV, ...

Chinese Investors Find Ways Around Rules To Buy Into Alibaba
Chinese Investors Find Ways Around Rules To Buy Into Alibaba
By International Business Times - Sep 18, 2014

By Mark Hanrahan - As investors on Wall Street and beyond line up to take a piece of Thursday’s Alibaba IPO, China's investors' ambitions to take part are shackled by government restrictions, which ...

Air France pilots strike enters fourth day
Air France pilots strike enters fourth day
By Reuters - Sep 18, 2014

PARIS (Reuters) - A pilots strike at Air France stretched into its fourth day on Thursday, with the two sides still at odds in a dispute over cost cuts that has forced the airline to cancel nearly 60 ...

Alibaba In Talks With India's Snapdeal: Report
Alibaba In Talks With India's Snapdeal: Report
By International Business Times - Sep 18, 2014

By Kukil Bora - China’s Alibaba is in talks with Snapdeal, a New Delhi-based online retailer, a local news report said Thursday, citing two people familiar with the matter. The e-commerce giant is ...

Warner Bros. Expected To Layoff Nearly 1,000 People
Warner Bros. Expected To Layoff Nearly 1,000 People
By International Business Times - Sep 18, 2014

By Sneha Shankar - Warner Bros. Entertainment is set to cut nearly 1,000 jobs worldwide in an effort to cut costs, Variety magazine reported Wednesday, citing senior company officials. The staff ...

Suzuki Motor to recall 453,000 minivehicles in Japan
Suzuki Motor to recall 453,000 minivehicles in Japan
By Reuters - Sep 18, 2014

TOKYO (Reuters) - Suzuki Motor Corp (T:7269) on Thursday issued a recall of 453,225 minivehicles in Japan to fix a defect in the blower fan motor of the air-conditioning unit that has resulted in ...