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Twitter's user growth beats targets, shares skyrocket
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc's (TWTR.N) monthly active users rose a better-than-expected 24 percent in the second quarter as the online messaging service mostly succeeded in stemming a dwindling pace of growth, sending its shares soaring ...
Twitter stock surges on strong earnings report  USA TODAY
Twitter Tops Quarterly Estimates for Sales, User Growth  Bloomberg
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McDonald's disputes NLRB decision linking it with franchisees
McDonald's shares responsibility with its franchisees in issues regarding working conditions, according to the general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board.
McDonald's: Regulator Says It's a 'Joint Employer'  ABC News
NLRB Determines That McDonald's Is Employer to Franchise Workers  Businessweek
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Los Angeles-area home price gains slow in May, Case-Shiller shows
Home prices in the nation's largest cities climbed 9.3% in May, the smallest gain since February 2013. Above, a home for sale this month in Alameda, Calif.
Housing Prices Jump Though Top of Market Cools Off  TIME
Home prices rise, but more slowly  Atlanta Journal Constitution
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Export-Import Bank Chairman Defends Anti-Fraud Investigations
The U.S. Export-Import Bank has dismissed three employees in recent months and placed a fourth on administrative leave amid investigations into possible kickbacks and improper awards of government contracts, the agency's chief said Tuesday.
Don't Kill the Export-Import Bank  New York Times
Ex-Im president defends bank  The Hill
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Red Lobster goes upscale with new plating and pricing
Red Lobster wants to be seen as a purveyor of quality seafood, so it's getting rid of some of its promotional discounts and stacking the food higher on plates, as is the style at fancier restaurants.
Red Lobster bets on fancier-looking plates  CNNMoney
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Best and Worst Cities for Delinquent Debt, from Texas to Minnesota
Cities in the southeastern U.S. have the biggest share of consumers with unpaid debt, a new report says. The Urban Institute, a Washington-based think tank, published a detailed report on Tuesday on the level of delinquent debt around the country.
Americans have a debt problem! One in three adults have debts that are in ...  fox6now.com
About 35 Percent of Americans Have a Debt in Collections  Hartford Courant
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Amgen Plans to Cut Up To 15% of Workers
Amgen announces up to 2,900 job cuts along with its second-quarter results. Above, a sign from the company's headquarters in California.
Biotech Drugmaker Amgen Laying off at Least 2400  ABC News
UPDATED: Amgen axing up to 2900 staffers, shuttering sites in major ...  FierceBiotech
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ComScore data show potential for combined Zillow, Trulia to dominate
The latest comScore numbers on consumer traffic to real estate search portals bolsters predictions that Zillow's plans to acquire Trulia will put the company in a league of its own in its ability to connect homebuyers and sellers with real estate brokers and ...
Zillow deal to buy Trulia creates real estate digital ad juggernaut  Los Angeles Times
Zillow CEO on buying up competitor Trulia amid rush of corporate mergers  Fox News
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Dollar store merger means more competition
Competition among discount stores is about to ramp up with Dollar Tree's acquisition, and revitalization, of Family Dollar's more than 8,200 stores, analysts and industry experts say.
Family Dollar and Trulia are big market movers  SFGate
Don't Expect Change in the Dollar-Store Landscape  Barron's
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ICAO, IATA Agree to Improve Sharing Threat Data Over Conflict Zones
International air-safety officials and representatives of the world's airlines agreed to �urgently review� ways to improve how safety threats regarding flights over combat zones are identified and disseminated.
Government 'must act' as flight safety concerns remain unresolved  Telegraph.co.uk
Global task force created after plane shot down  seattlepi.com
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