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AP Business Headlines
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is urging Greece to reach a deal with its creditors, warning that a default would "create immediate hardship for Greece" and damage the world economy....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- China's proposed infrastructure bank for Asia is intended to complement, not replace, existing lenders dominated by the U.S. and Japan, a senior Chinese official said Friday....
NEW YORK (AP) -- To improve airline safety, maybe we need to remove the pilots....
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fear that Greece could default on its debt and abandon the euro rattled global financial markets Friday....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama on Friday defended his pursuit of a sweeping trade pact as good for American workers in a global economy, dismissing fierce opposition from his own party as a "ratification of the status quo."...
      
Wall Street Journal Headlines
The 50-year-old theorem about computing power is reaching limits amid the many new steps needed to turn silicon wafers into the latest computer chips.
A. Alfred Taubman, the self-made billionaire who cemented the enclosed shopping mall into American culture has died. He was 91.
Electricity producers in several U.S. states are asking for hundreds of millions of dollars in support to keep nuclear power plants in business—most likely at the expense of consumers.
Coca-Cola has agreed to buy a Chinese drinks business that makes ‘multigrain beverages’ with flavors such as red bean, walnut and oats.
General Electric’s first-quarter earnings report showed that CEO Jeff Immelt’s strategy to exit banking and refocus on its industrial operations won’t be all smooth sailing.
      
CNNMoney Headlines
Rhea Shannon lost her Dad to the war in Afghanistan, and was facing a $54,000 student loan bill. Barely two hours after CNNMoney told her story, she got a phone call from an angel offering to help get it wiped away.
GoPro founder Nick Woodman was awarded a huge pay package of $285 million in 2014, making him the highest paid U.S. executive.
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A passport from a country on good diplomatic terms with its peers is a powerful tool, allowing holders to travel across borders with ease.
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NY Times Business Headlines
In a message to news organizations, a lawyer for the studio said that material taken in a cyberattack did not belong in the public domain.






Consumers in California filed a lawsuit that accused Lumber Liquidators of using unaccredited laboratories to prove that its flooring was free of formaldehyde.






The Justice Department staff is said to be leaning toward recommending blocking the merger with Time Warner, but higher officials can overrule any recommendation.






The people who organize these benefits attend to details like ordering special meals for attendees, and managing egos.






The company said it would expand its engine plant in the northern state of Chihuahua to build a new gasoline engine that will be exported to the United States, Canada, South America and the Asia-Pacific region.
      
USA Today Business Headlines
What can you do to speed up the process if you are a new victim of income tax ID theft?
     
 
 
To identify the states with the most deadly accidents, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the age-adjusted accidental death rate in each state in 2013 from the CDC.
     
 
 
Bloomberg News reported Friday that Justice lawyers looking into the proposed $45.2 billion merger are leaning against it.
     
 
 
Europe markets saw steep declines on Greece jitters, with Germany's DAX tumbling 2.6% -- 310 points.
     
 
 
Remember all the talk about Apple racing to $1T? The party will have to wait.
     
 
 
      
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