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Staples is investigating a possible data breach
Staples said on Tuesday that it is investigating �a potential issue� with its customers' credit card data. �We take the protection of customer information very seriously, and are working to resolve the situation,� said Mark Cautela, a Staples spokesman.
Staples Investigates Reports of Possible Credit Card Data Breach  TIME
Staples Probing Possible Data Breach  WKRB News
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Payrolls Increased in 39 States in September Led by Texas
Payrolls rose in 39 states in September and the unemployment rate fell in 31, a sign the improvement in the U.S. labor market is broad-based.
Unemployment rates fall in 31 US states last month
Vermont September unemployment up to 4.4 percent  SFGate
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Sales of U.S. Existing Homes Rise to One-Year High
Sales of previously owned U.S. homes rose in September to the highest level in a year, adding to signs that residential real estate will be a plus for the economy.
Existing-Home Sales Jump To Highest Pace In 2014 Despite Investors Exiting ...  Forbes
UPDATE 1-US existing home sales hit one-year high, prices up  Reuters
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S&P 500 Rallies for 4th Day on ECB Stimulus, Apple Profit
U.S. stocks rose for a fourth day as investors speculated the European Central Bank will boost economic stimulus and companies from Apple Inc. (AAPL) to Travelers Cos.
Stock Market Today: Coca-Cola, McDonald's Add to Dow's Earnings Troubles
Stocks rally on earnings; Apple helps lift sentiment  CNBC
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McDonald's earnings ugly; shares tumble
McDonald's has lost the secret sauce. Shares of the world's biggest burger chain tumbled 2% in pre-market trading Tuesday after the company announced disappointing third quarter results marred by a decline in revenues, operating income and earnings per ...
McDonald's profit falls 30% on U.S., China woes  MarketWatch
McDonald's lays out fix for deepening sales decline  Fortune
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China's implied oil demand hits seven-month top in Sept
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's implied oil demand in September jumped 6.2 percent from levels seen in August to hit a seven-month peak, as crude runs soared to their second highest point this year.
Oil prices hold near $86 on China oil demand rise  CNBC
The Upside of Lower Oil Prices  New York Times
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ECB corporate bond buying plans lift stocks, hurt euro
LONDON (Reuters) - European shares got a major lift while the euro and the region's bond yields fell on Tuesday after European Central Bank insiders told Reuters the bank was readying a plan to buy corporate bonds.
ECB floats another QE trial balloon  MarketWatch
Euro Drops on Speculation ECB May Expand Stimulus  Bloomberg
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Is The US Finally Accelerating A Move To Chip And Pin?
US President Barack Obama has signed an executive order demanding that US government bodies make the move move to chip and pin credit cards and terminals by January, replacing magnetic strip based technology.
Chip-and-PIN increases cybersecurity  The Hill (blog)
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Coke to slash costs as soda sales remain flat
NEW YORK (AP) - Coca-Cola said it plans to slash costs by $3 billion a year after the world's biggest beverage maker reported disappointing sales on flat soda volume.
Coke Unveils Cost Cuts to Combat Global Sales Slump  Bloomberg
Coca-Cola Profit Declines 14%, Future Growth Plan Fails To Impress  Forbes
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Tablets Again Drive Verizon's User Growth
Verizon said the number of new tablet subscribers more than doubled the number of phone additions. Associated Press. By. Erin McCarthy And.
Verizon Grows Revenue But Fails To Beat Street Expectations  Forbes
Verizon earnings up off 'healthy' demand  USA TODAY
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