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French turbine and train maker Alstom has moved to quash rumors that the company is in talks with General Electric (GE) about a possible takeover.
Apple's stock buyback does little to staunch fears that the company is losing the innovation game to rivals, say analysts.
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In an interview on CNBC, Buffett also criticized Coca-Cola's controversial equity plan, but said Berkshire Hathaway abstained on the shareholder vote.
Apple dazzled investors with a big earnings beat, another big buyback and a dividend hike that should boost sentiment up and down Wall Street.
Warning Russia that new sanctions are "teed up," President Obama accused Moscow of failing to live up to an agreement to ease tensions in Ukraine.
Critics say CEO pay is out of control, and widening the gap between the haves and the have-nots.
Apple surged on better-than-expected earnings and a 7:1 stock split. Activist investor Carl Icahn said the company remains "undervalued."
Warren Buffett said company directors rarely oppose compensation plans and he has voted for measures he didn't like.
Medical device maker Zimmer Holdings said it would buy orthopedic products company Biomet to broaden its portfolio of products that treat bone and joint-related disorders.
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration proposed asserting its authority over new tobacco products on Thursday.
Mobile addicts are multiplying at an alarming rate, as a rising number of teens, college students and middle-age parents fall victim to the problem.
Facebook's stock first dropped, then rose, after the company reported earnings that beat investor expectations Wednesday.
The proposed rules are a complete turnaround for the FCC on the subject of so-called net neutrality.
Nearly 600 independent distributors of Herbalife were disciplined last year for making medical claims when selling the firm's products, ABC News reports.
Barack Obama provided reassuring words to Asian allies during a state visit to Japan on Thursday.
GE is in talks to buy France's Alstom for $13 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing sources familiar with the deal.
Apple's quarterly report following the closing bell could send shares sharply lower Thursday even if the company hits earnings estimates—if history is any guide.