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US rejects Norwegian Air bid for US-Europe flights

By JOAN LOWY
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a case that has labor and trade policy implications, the Obama administration on Tuesday rejected a request that would have immediately...full story
updated 2014-09-03 06:22 AM
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US rejects Norwegian Air bid for US-Europe flights
By JOAN LOWY
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a case that has labor and trade policy implications, the Obama administration on Tuesday rejected a request that would have immediately....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:22 AM

Spotify's Top 10 most viral tracks
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

Apple acknowledges some celebrity info compromised

Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple is acknowledging that computer hackers broke into the accounts of several celebrities to steal personal photos that have been posted....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

Adviser bio page vanishes from Russian fund site
By STEPHEN BRAUN and JEFF HORWITZ
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Until last weekend, the Russian Direct Investment Fund touted prominent U.S. and European executives who serve on its international advisory board by....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

App Store Official Charts for the week ending September 1, 2014: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 2. Minecraft - Pocket Edition, Mojang 3. Castle of....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

Mexico plans $9.2B airport project for capital Mexico plans $9.2B airport project for capital

Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexico's president is announcing the construction of a new international airport for the capital that will quadruple the capacity of the....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:22 AM

Politico founder to be Washington Post publisher

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Post is ending 80 years of being led by the Graham family with the departure of Publisher Katharine Weymouth. The newspaper....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

Home Depot investigates breach

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Home Depot is investigating a potential credit card data breach. The Atlanta home improvement retailer told The Associated Press Tuesday that it's....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

McDonald's increases checks of Chinese suppliers

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- McDonald's says it will monitor its suppliers in China more closely after a food-safety scandal in the country hurt the hamburger....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

Switzerland, Singapore, US top economic rankings Switzerland, Singapore, US top economic rankings
By JOHN HEILPRIN
Associated Press

GENEVA (AP) -- The United States' competitiveness among global economies has risen to the No. 3 spot behind Switzerland and Singapore in rankings published annually....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:22 AM

Jefferies Reports Preliminary Record Fiscal Third Quarter and Nine-Months 2014 Financial Results

Associated Press

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 2, 2014--Jefferies Group LLC today announced preliminary financial results for its fiscal third quarter 2014. Jefferies will release final results for its....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

How to protect your data in the cloud
By MAE ANDERSON
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- The circulation of nude photographs stolen from celebrities' online accounts has raised questions about the security of storing information over the....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

US stock market closes mostly lower
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

U.S. stocks are ending mostly lower as energy companies fall and investors look ahead to central bank meetings later this week. The Dow Jones industrial average....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

iBook charts for week ending September 1, 2014: Top Paid Books 1. If I Stay by Gayle Forman - 9781101046340 - (Penguin Group US) 2. Mean Streak by....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending September 1, 2014: Top Songs 1. Shake It Off, Taylor Swift 2. All About That Bass , Meghan....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

Rates mixed at weekly US Treasury bill auction

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Tuesday's auction with rates on three-month bills falling to the lowest level since....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:22 AM

Where things stand with Detroit's bankruptcy plan
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- More than a year after Detroit filed for the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history, a federal judge is hearing evidence on....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

New York: Bank didn't lend to blacks in Buffalo

Associated Press

ALBANY, New York (AP) -- A bank refused to offer mortgages to African-Americans living in Buffalo, New York's attorney general said in a lawsuit that....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

OT Completes Acquisition of NagraID Security, the Display Card Specialist, to Boost Secure Access to the Cloud and to Fight Onli

Associated Press

COLOMBES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 2, 2014--Oberthur Technologies (OT), a world leader in digital security solutions for the mobility space, today announced that it has completed its....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

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