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AP Business Headlines
NEW YORK (AP) -- The little blue bird is flying high. Stronger-than-expected financial results pushed Twitter's stock sharply higher on Tuesday after the short messaging service said its revenue more than doubled in the second quarter....
NEW YORK (AP) -- The stock market fell modestly on Tuesday as investors waited for a batch of big economic reports later this week....
NEW YORK (AP) -- Think you're in control? Think again....
Asana is a service created to minimize the need for workplace email by serving as a one-stop shop for assigning work, sharing ideas, posting important updates and tracking the progress of projects....
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Dustin Moskovitz is plotting an escape from email....
      
Wall Street Journal Headlines
Suze Orman, Magic Johnson and Lil Wayne are among the celebrities who have shuttered or scaled back prepaid-card ventures, as they struggle to compete with plain-vanilla cards issued by big banks.
A coalition of Hollywood movie studios is close to a deal to keep Eastman Kodak Co. in the business of producing movie film.
Twitter quieted its doubters, at least for now, over its ability to jump-start shrinking user growth in the shadow of larger rival Facebook. The social-media company posted strong results across the board.
The European Union and the U.S. adopted broad economic sanctions against Russia on Tuesday to punish Moscow's unbending stance in the Ukraine conflict.
Windstream's plan to spin off some of its telecommunications assets into a real estate investment trust comes as more U.S. companies seek to lower their taxes.
      
CNNMoney Headlines
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McDonald's may be liable for worker lawsuits, not just franchisees, in a government ruling that could change the fast-food business.
Amgen is the latest to continue corporate America's cost cutting strategy, even as the economy is supposedly on the mend
Things are looking up, at least for its stock. "Continued momentum," says CEO Dick Costolo.
      
NY Times Business Headlines
The company’s revenue soared in the second quarter, but the World Cup highlighted Twitter’s reliance on surges of public interest in real-time events to generate traffic.






The billionaire investor’s revamped firm, Point72 Asset Management, generated a profit of nearly $1 billion for the first half year of this year.






If upheld, the decision by the National Labor Relations Board’s general counsel could upend employment practices in the fast-food industry and invite unionization.






An argument can be made that the accumulation of income at the top of the success pyramid is not the nation’s main problem and little can be done about it anyway.






The drug maker said it would cut up to 15 percent of its work force and close plants in a series of moves aimed at reallocating resources as it prepares to introduce new medicines.






      
USA Today Business Headlines
More travelers than ever before are taking to the skies. That poses a conundrum for airlines: finding enough qualified pilots and technicians to operate a quickly-growing fleet of planes. (July 29)
     
 
 
Kodak is a big user of aluminum for its lithographic printing plates.
     
 
 
Lions Gate CEO's comp roars, up 400% to $63 million.
     
 
 
Twitter reported it had 271 million monthly users, up 24% from a year ago.
     
 
 
Resources are strained when many are taking care of their parents as well as their kids.
     
 
 
      
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