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British American Tobacco - owner of storied cigarette brands such as Lucky Strike and Pall Mall - wants to buy U.S. tobacco giant Reynolds American in a deal that could create the world's largest publicly traded tobacco company.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Jim Beam ended a nearly weeklong strike at two bourbon distilleries in Kentucky on Friday, toasting a labor settlement that answers the workers' key demand with a commitment to hire more full-time staff.
The Wall Street Journal is seeking a "substantial number" of buyouts in an effort to "limit" layoffs, the newspaper's editor-in-chief Gerard Baker said Friday.
The world's second-biggest ratings firm said Friday it expects the Justice Department to sue over bond grades it issued prior to the 2008 housing market collapse, setting up one of the industry's last crisis-related legal clashes.