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Keurig's New Coffee Brewer Is Test for CEO

4 hours 19 min ago
Keurig is rolling out a new version of its coffee brewer that marks the first major product launch under CEO Brian Kelley, who pressed his engineers to develop a machine that could brew both versions of its single-serve coffee pods, as well as a whole carafe of coffee.

Chinese Gadgets Signal New Era of Innovation

4 hours 19 min ago
In labs and startups across China, tinkerers with big dreams are pushing a new wave of innovation. They see smart gadgets as an opportunity to create a Chinese-designed product for a global audience.

Aeropostale Forecasts Another Quarterly Loss

4 hours 21 min ago
Aéropostale forecast a wider-than-expected loss for the current quarter—which includes the crucial back-to-school season—as the struggling teen-apparel retailer continues to try to stem declining sales

Intuit Loss Widens on Higher Expenses

4 hours 26 min ago
Intuit reported that its fiscal fourth-quarter loss more than doubled as higher expenses more than offset an increase in revenue.

Mexico Curbs Food Ads for Children

4 hours 32 min ago
Mexican authorities are restricting food marketing to children on television and in movie theaters, part of an attack plan against rising health problems as Mexicans get fatter.

Russia Raises Heat on McDonald's

4 hours 41 min ago
Russia expanded inspections of McDonald's restaurants across the country, a day after several Moscow restaurants were temporarily closed.

Ross Stores Posts Higher Profit

4 hours 45 min ago
Ross Stores said its second-quarter earnings rose 12% as the off-price retailer posted higher sales and improved operating margins.

Home Depot Taps Menear as CEO

4 hours 45 min ago
Home Depot named the head of its retail operations, Craig Menear, as the home-improvement retailer's new chief executive, to take over from Frank Blake in November.

MMX Temporarily Halting Serra Azul Production

4 hours 54 min ago
Eike Batista's mining company, MMX Mineração e Metálicos, is temporarily halting production activities at its main unit in Minas Gerais state. Swings to a Loss

5 hours 8 min ago swung to a loss in the fiscal second-quarter amid a string of acquisitions as the company seeks to diversity, though it raised its forecast for the year.

GameStop Profit More Than Doubles

5 hours 10 min ago
GameStop's second-quarter profit more than doubled, as the videogame retailer said "the power of the new console cycle" contributed to a big sales increase.

T-Mobile, Sprint Cut Prices

5 hours 44 min ago
A few weeks ago Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile US Inc. were contemplating a merger, and now they are out to steal each other's customers.

Al Gore Had Reservations About Selling Current TV to Al Jazeera

5 hours 58 min ago
Al Gore had "serious reservations" about selling Current TV to Al Jazeera, but ultimately overcame them because he believed the U.S. was likely to influence the broadcaster more than the other way around, court papers say.

Gap's Margins Narrow

6 hours 17 min ago
Gap joined a number of other specialty retailers in reporting narrower margins for its second quarter, while lower expenses helped buoy the company's bottom line.

Crumbs Bake Shop Cancels Auction, Seeks Sale to Investors

6 hours 23 min ago
A bid by television personality Marcus Lemonis and Dippin' Dots owner Fischer Enterprises to relaunch the closed Crumbs Bake Shop moved closer to reality this week after a deadline to trump the pair's $6.5 million offer came and went with no other takers emerging.

Inversions Push Falls to Treasury's Tax Man

6 hours 36 min ago
Mark J. Mazur, the Obama administration's point man in the effort to deter U.S. companies from restructuring overseas to avoid taxes, is a career government economist known for his loosened neckties, Pez dispensers and sweeping grasp of the U.S. tax code.

DEA Restricts Narcotic Pain Drug Prescriptions

7 hours 1 min ago
The Obama administration moved to restrict prescriptions of the most commonly used narcotic painkillers in the U.S., with the DEA saying it would put hydrocodone combination drugs in the category reserved for medical substances with the highest potential for harm.

Brazil's Anatel Will Hold Airwaves Auction on Sept. 30

7 hours 53 min ago
Brazil's telecommunications regulator, Anatel, announced it will hold a public auction of 4G wireless airwave licenses on Sept. 30.

Airlines Expect 2% Rise in Labor Day Passengers

10 hours 16 min ago
An estimated 14 million passengers will fly on U.S. carriers over the seven-day Labor Day travel period, up 2% from an estimated 13.8 million a year ago, according to Airlines for America, the industry's leading trade group.

Hormel Earnings Top Expectations

10 hours 38 min ago
Hormel Foods said its fiscal third-quarter earnings jumped 21%, as the packaged-foods maker reported strong profit gains and higher sales in its refrigerated-foods and Jennie-O Turkey Store segments.


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