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AP Business Headlines
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Global stock markets were mostly higher Wednesday as investors waited for U.S. jobs data to assess when the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates that have been at a record low....
NEW YORK (AP) -- When Apple announced new iPod music players a few weeks ago, many people asked why anyone would need iPods when smartphones can play music and more. I had that question myself - until I remembered I've been carrying an iPod almost every day, mostly for my runs....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump vows to bring back the millions of American jobs lost to China and other foreign competitors if voters put him in the White House....
CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt is to unveil a major extension of the Suez Canal on Thursday, a mega-project that has emerged as a cornerstone of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's efforts to restore national pride and revive the economy after years of unrest....
WASHINGTON (AP) -- CEOs make a lot more than the average working Joe or Jane. And in the near future, Americans will find out how big the disparity actually is within publicly traded companies....
      
Wall Street Journal Headlines
IBM, on track to become the world’s largest corporate user of MacBooks, will apply lessons it has learned to introduce a service intended to help other companies adopt Macs.
Shire made an unsolicited $30.6 billion offer for rare-disease treatment maker Baxalta, becoming the latest deal-hungry company refusing to take “no” for an answer amid the current deal boom.
Regulators are set to approve a contentious new rule requiring companies to disclose the pay gap between rank-and-file employees and the chief executive.
China will set up cybersecurity police units at Internet companies, in Beijing’s latest move to tighten control over the country’s online forums and prevent “spreading of rumors.”
Services like Amazon, Google and Microsoft have the same worries as their customers: reliability and security.
      
CNNMoney Headlines
Bloomberg Philanthropies announced the first 8 cities that are part of the What Works Cities program, which is spending $42 million to encourage the use of open data.
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Obama stressed the importance of diversity in tech at the first White House Demo Day.
      
NY Times Business Headlines
The lower numbers came after William T. Winters, the former head of JPMorgan Chase’s investment bank, was brought in as chief executive.









The French bank said its quarterly results were bolstered by gains in its equity trading and its merger and acquisition advisory businesses.









The Asia Pacific Stock Exchange has just two listings now, but its owner, George Wang, has ambitions to to link capital-hungry Chinese companies with Australian investors.









The investment of $500 million annually signals the importance of the so-called Internet of Things to the future of manufacturing.









The company, which specializes in communications for emergency workers, has taken a $1 billion investment from the private equity firm.









      
USA Today Business Headlines
A pro skateboarder tested the device for Lexus on a "hoverpark" track in Dresden, Germany.
     
 
 
Greece is ancient history. But now investors have two new things to worry about
     
 
 
Marvel movies and Disney channels are standout performers for Disney during Q3.
     
 
 
Using public opinion polls to determine the debate roster is wrong on many levels.
     
 
 
Apple's stock falls further into correction -- erasing a staggering amount of wealth
     
 
 
      
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