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Proposed rules could make it easier for consumers to sue banks
For years, consumers wanting to open a credit card or use almost any kind of financial product have often had to give up their right to sue the company - usually as a condition of doing business.
Rule on Arbitration Would Restore Right to Sue Banks  New York Times
US regulator seeks end to mandatory arbitration  Reuters
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US jobless claims rise; planned layoffs surge
WASHINGTON The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, posting the biggest gain in more than a year, but the underlying trend continued to point to a strengthening labor market.
Jobless Claims in U.S. Increase to Highest Level in Five Weeks  Bloomberg
US Jobless Claims Rose to 274000 Last Week  Wall Street Journal
Wall Street opens higher as rising oil boosts energy stocks
U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday as oil rose for the first time this week, helping boost energy shares, and investors awaited the monthly jobs data on Friday.
Commodity-Exporter Currencies Climb as Oil Rises on Output Drop  Bloomberg
Oil futures jump as Canadian wildfire threatens output  MarketWatch
Druckenmiller Loads Up on Gold, Saying Bull Market Exhausted
Stan Druckenmiller, the billionaire investor with one of the best long-term track records in money management, said the bull market in stocks has "exhausted itself" and that gold is his largest currency allocation.
Druckenmiller tells conference to get out of the stock market, buy gold  CNBC
Stanley Druckenmiller thinks the world is heading for a debt-fueled disaster  Business Insider
RPT-UPDATE 2-Merck sales disappoint as Januvia, Remicade fall short
(Repeats to show photo availability). By Ransdell Pierson. May 5 Merck & Co Inc on Thursday reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue, hurt by disappointing sales of its Januvia diabetes treatment and Remicade arthritis drug.
Merck Revenue Falls on Generic Competition, Currency  Wall Street Journal
Merck (MRK) Raises Outlook Following Q1 Earnings Beat
Amazon Partners with Atlas Air Worldwide for Cargo Services
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc. AAWW 39.85 % said Thursday it would provide air cargo services to Inc., AMZN 0.56 % further building out the online retailer's delivery network.
Today's Pre-Market Mover With Heavy Volume: Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings ...
Atlas Air Worldwide Agrees To Offer Its Service To Amazon  Benzinga
Whole Foods Is Coming To Decatur
The Decatur location will be the first in Georgia to have a Whole Foods 365 Market. Decatur-Avondale Estates, GA. By Doug Gross (Patch Staff) - May 5, 2016 9:38 am ET.
Whole Foods (WFM) Tops Q2 Earnings, Misses on Revenues  Nasdaq
Whole Foods: The Benefit of Low Expectations  Barron's (blog)
Alibaba's revenue rises 39 percent as more shoppers buy online
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, China's biggest e-commerce company, said fourth-quarter revenue rose 39 percent, beating Wall Street estimates, helped by growth in gross merchandise volume.
Alibaba Profit, Earnings Increase  Wall Street Journal
Alibaba Sales Up 39% on Increased Consumer Spending in China  New York Times
Ford invests $182 million in Silicon Valley tech firm
DETROIT - Ford said Thursday it is investing $182 million in Pivotal, a Silicon Valley-based software development company, to gain access to cutting edge software development expertise that the automaker admits it would struggle to develop on its own.
Pivotal raises $253 million with Ford as big investor  ZDNet
Ford invests $182.2 million in software company Pivotal  Reuters
A little-known telecom stock is soaring after the company nabbed a major AT&T ...
Shares in a small-time technology company from Buffalo, New York, are soaring today (May 5) after the firm snatched a major AT&T deal away from Yahoo.
AT&T Drops Yahoo After 15 Years, Picks Synacor for Web Hosting  Wireless Week
Synacor Soars After Swiping AT&T Contract from Yahoo  Wall Street Journal (blog)