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AP Business Headlines
NEW YORK (AP) -- The young-adult adaptation "The Maze Runner" raced to the top of the box-office with $32.5 million, giving a budding franchise a quick start out of the gate....
NEW YORK (AP) -- China's e-commerce giant Alibaba began trading its shares Friday on the New York Stock Exchange. Here are ten things to know about Alibaba, and why its initial public offering made history:...
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Spurred chiefly by China, the United States and India, the world spewed far more carbon pollution into the air last year than ever before, scientists announced Sunday as world leaders gather to discuss how to reduce heat-trapping gases....
CAPE CANAVERAL (AP) -- A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit....
SYDNEY (AP) -- Finance chiefs from the 20 largest economies said on Sunday they are close to reaching their goal of boosting world GDP by more than $2 trillion over the next five years, and will focus on infrastructure investment to help reach the target....
Wall Street Journal Headlines
Larry Ellison's departure as CEO intensifies the central issue surrounding Oracle's future: Can it endure tectonic shifts that are reshaping its market?
Aerospace giant Boeing is preparing to shift away from fighter jets as orders dry up, leaving a company with a rich military history without a fighter and ceding the market to Lockheed.
The iHeartRadio Music Festival is expected to draw some 20,000 fans to Las Vegas this weekend—but it won't be much of a payday for the headlining acts, including Taylor Swift and One Direction.
Alibaba shares surged 38% to $93.89 in their market debut, making the Chinese e-commerce giant one of the most valuable companies in the U.S.
GlaxoSmithKline said a Chinese court found its subsidiary guilty of bribery, and fined the company nearly $500 million, in what Chinese state media said was the largest ever corporate fine.
CNNMoney Headlines
Former Oracle CEO Larry Ellison might have more time to enjoy his glamorous life now.
7,000 Ravens fans traded Ray Rice jerseys for one with another player's name. The team gave vouchers after it ran out of replacement jerseys.
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The market keeps going up and up. These 3 factors could lift it further.
As it goes on a debt-abolishing tear, thousands of people want their loans forgiven, too.
NY Times Business Headlines
The parking brake on the affected vehicles may remain partly engaged, causing the pads to generate enough heat to cause a fire.

The discrepancy between the accounts of Hampton Creek and Ali Partovi, a top executive who left after nine days on the job, suggests that the split between the two was not as amicable as the company has said publicly.

New messaging apps are celebrating the sound (and the nuance) of the human voice.

Readers respond to “Hitting the Brake on Texting.”

The land of Microsoft’s millionaires is now making room for Beijing’s. Wealthy Chinese have become the biggest foreign buyers of area real estate.

USA Today Business Headlines
Automaker recalls Cadillac XTS and Chevrolet Impala models for brake pad problems.
USA TODAY's Chris Woodyard talks with Chris Ohrstrom of The Plains, Va., about his 1946 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 S Pinin Farina cabriolet
While the Federal Reserve and other regulators have imposed more than $130 billion in fines against too-big-to-fail financial institutions, industry observers see the punishment to be a short-term blip.
California approved Audi, Mercedes-Benz, and Google to test self-driving cars on public roads. Video provided by Buzz60
More grocers are now tapping into the growing market for the health conscious, organic-seeking consumer. Even big box retailers like Walmart (WMT), Costco (COST) and Target (TGT) are taking a bite out of the natural products business.
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