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24 hours with the new Angry Birds

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How does Angry Birds 2 hold up when put through its paces?

UPS to buy Coyote Logistics for $1.8 billion from Warburg Pincus

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UPS to buy Coyote Logistics for $1.8 billion from Warburg Pincus
(Reuters) - United Parcel Service Inc , the world's largest courier company, said it would buy Coyote Logistics from private equity firm Warburg Pincus for $1.8 billion to expand its full-truckload services. Coyote Logistics, which reported revenue of $2.1 billion last year, connects customers with truck operators and has a network of more than 35,000 operators in North America, UPS said. Brokers such as Coyote Logistics and XPO Logistics Inc have reported rapid revenue growth in the past few quarters ... more

Exxon Profit Halved by Tumbling Crude Price; Shares Drop

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Exxon Mobil Corp reported lower-than-expected second-quarter results on Friday as tumbling crude prices halved profit at the world's largest publicly traded oil company.

Chevron Profit Tumbles 90 Percent, Misses Estimates; Shares Drop

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Second-quarter profit at oil producer Chevron Corp tumbled 90 percent, missing analysts' expectations, amid weakness in oil prices <CLc1>.

Retiring: Health Clubs and Resorts Catch On With Older Adults

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Retiring: Health Clubs and Resorts Catch On With Older Adults
Retirees who want to live longer and enjoy those postwork years use their discretionary incomes to seek help with healthful eating and exercise.


U.S. Employment Costs Rise 0.2% in Second Quarter

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U.S. Employment Costs Rise 0.2% in Second Quarter
U.S. labor costs rose at the slowest pace in at least three decades in the spring, a sign of persistently sluggish wage growth that could ... more

Exxon Mobil Earnings Cut in Half

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Exxon Mobil Earnings Cut in Half
Exxon Mobil the biggest and richest U.S. oil company, reported a 52% drop in profit for its second quarter, even as lower crude prices drove ... more

Boeing chairman: The Export-Import Bank debate isn’t over

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Lawmakers may have handed the Export-Import Bank a temporary reprieve, but the debate about the bank is likely to rear its head again this fall, according to Boeing’s ... more

Relativity Media's Bankruptcy Filing Ripples Beyond Hollywood

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Relativity Media's Bankruptcy Filing Ripples Beyond Hollywood
Relativity Media isn’t the first independent studio that ended up in bankruptcy. But it is the first that could cause problems for NBA stars, college ... more

BG Production Hits Record Before Shell Merger

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BG Production Hits Record Before Shell Merger
BG Group said production rose to a record level for the company in the second quarter, providing a window into the logic behind Royal Dutch ... more
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Version: 4.9.4.6221Platform: WindowsWhat's New: Version 4.9.4.6221: - Add Czech language - Improved Windows 10 driver detection - Fixed some device name show in blank issue ... more

Over 14 million devices now running Windows 10

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The operating system is being launched to current Windows 7 and Windows 8 users in phases, so the number of devices now running Windows 10 ... more
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F-U-N-D-E-D How Silicon Valley's cash is making grocery stores and cookbooks obsolete

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Record-level investments are flowing into food delivery startups.
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Uber unleashes $1bn war chest to crack Indian market

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Fiendish domination plans follow a billion big ones thrown at China Uber is to throw $1bn (£642m) of investment into the Indian market, in an ... more

Former "Star Trek" actor Patrick Stewart supports SnotBot drones to help whales

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Ocean Alliance teams up with the former "Star Trek" captain to help raise money for snot-collecting drones for whale research.
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Italian bank Intesa SanPaolo Q2 profits soar

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MILAN (AP) — Second-quarter earnings at Italian bank Intesa SanPaolo more than quadrupled thanks to lower provisions amid signs of economic recovery and an improved ... more

Spain to give civil servants first pay rise in 5 years

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MADRID (AP) — Spain's prime minister Friday promised a 1 percent pay rise for Spain's 2.5 million civil servants in the 2016 budget, their first ... more

European stocks subdued before weekend break

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European stocks subdued before weekend break
Europe's main stock markets were narrowly mixed in subdued trading Friday, with investors digesting economic data from around the world alongside more earnings updates. London's ... more

Global Stocks Edge Lower

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Global stocks fell slightly Friday, but European and U.S. markets were still on course for monthly gains.

Lloyds Can Bank on Green Light for Payouts

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U.K. regulators look set to give banks a looser rein than many thought—at least when it comes to returning cash to shareholders.

Sketch Guy: An Emotional Balance Sheet Can Guide Hard-to-Quantify Financial Choices

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Sketch Guy: An Emotional Balance Sheet Can Guide Hard-to-Quantify Financial Choices
Writing down choices and assets even if they seem to defy calculation can help in assessing a budget, a financial planner writes.

On Money: Why Greece’s Lenders Need to Suffer

published Tue, Jul 28 2015 06:00 GMT
On Money: Why Greece’s Lenders Need to Suffer
We should worry about an economic system that punishes borrowers but not the institutions that made risky loans to them in the first place.

Strategies: U.S. Markets Are an Oasis for Buy-and-Hold Investors

published Sat, Jul 25 2015 13:13 GMT
Strategies: U.S. Markets Are an Oasis for Buy-and-Hold Investors
Even as crises have swirled around the world, major American stock indexes have moved little this year.

Your Money: Municipal Bonds Still Considered Safe, Despite Some Ailing Governments

published Fri, Jul 24 2015 15:06 GMT
Despite problems in places like Puerto Rico, default levels remain very low and are not expected to rise much, experts say, largely because governments can ... more

Wealth Matters: How to Connive a Reservation at That Oh So Popular Restaurant

published Fri, Jul 24 2015 09:34 GMT
Wealth Matters: How to Connive a Reservation at That Oh So Popular Restaurant
It takes more than money to get seated at the trendiest dining establishments in places like New York, Los Angeles and Miami.