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First Take: Twitter gives Wall Street what it wanted -- user growth
SAN FRANCISCO -- Shares are soaring after Twitter finally did what Wall Street has been asking: Show that it still has plenty of potential to grow.
Twitter's users and usage grow, investors cheer  CNET
Twitter shares soaring as results, user growth beat estimates: Live blog  MarketWatch (blog)
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If Argentina Defaults, Then What?
Argentina faces a Wednesday deadline for more than $500 million in debt payments. It appears unlikely that bondholders will receive their money, bringing to a head a standoff with a separate group of creditors, the so-called �holdout� hedge funds that have ...
UPDATE 2-Argentina's euro bondholders ask US judge to suspend debt ruling  Reuters
Argentina set to default on its debts for second time in 13 years  Irish Times
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McDonald's: Regulator says it's a 'joint employer'
NEW YORK (AP) - McDonald's Corp. says it has been notified by a labor regulator that it can be named a "joint employer" for workers in its franchisee-owned restaurants.
McDonald's Is Employer to Franchise Workers, NLRB Finds  Bloomberg
NLRB: McDonald's considered 'joint employer' with franchisees  Nation's Restaurant News
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Iraq and its Kurds fight over oil tanker off the Texas coast
A peshmerga fighter keeps watch on the edge of Kirkuk in northern Iraq in early July. An Iraqi political struggle has arisen over an oil tanker off the coast of Texas, which holds $100 million worth of oil claimed by both Iraq and its semiautonomous Kurdish ...
US Judge: Kurdish Tanker Near Texas Out of Court's Purview  Fox Business
UPDATE 5-Iraq gets US to seize $100 mln Kurdish oil cargo off Texas  Reuters
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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
Charlotte home prices rising  WCNC
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BP's 'exciting future' in Russia looks a lot less bright with EU sanctions
Vladimir Putin speaks to BP chief executive Bob Dudley outside Moscow in 2011. Photograph: Alexey Druzhinin/AFP/Getty Images. On Russia, BP has tended to talk in two directions about last year's complicated deal where it sold its 50% share in TNK-BP ...
BP Results Show Rewards, Risks of Russian Tie  Wall Street Journal
BP warns on Russian sanction effects  euronews
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Stocks inch higher ahead of economic reports
Rising profits and corporate moves nudged the U.S. stock market higher in early Tuesday. Major indexes in Europe and Asia climbed ahead of a string of U.S.
US stocks retreat ahead of Fed decision  Financial Times
US Stocks Close Lower  Wall Street Journal
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Export-Import Bank justifies subsidies with useless job numbers
"This is so important,� Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., said about reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank, �because 85,000 Washington state jobs hang in the balance.
Export-Import Bank Chairman Defends Anti-Fraud Investigations  Wall Street Journal
Export-Import Bank's GOP foes spotlight alleged corruption at agency  Los Angeles Times
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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.
The dollar store merger shows just how badly Americans are doing  Los Angeles Times
Analysts: Dollar Tree-Family Dollar acquisition unexpected  Charlotte Business Journal
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Zillow (Z) buys Trulia (TRLA), but investors be wary (+video)
Zillow (Z) and Trulia (TRLA), the real-estate websites, have crafted a clever deal to send their high-flying share prices to even greater heights.
ComScore data show potential for combined Zillow, Trulia to dominate
Newman Ferrara LLP Announces Investigation of Trulia, Inc.  MarketWatch
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