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*Costco shares drop after profit misses estimates. NEW YORK, Dec 11- Wall Street was set to open little changed on Wednesday as investors assessed a provisional budget deal reached in Washington and its potential impact on an expected wind-down of Federal Reserve stimulus.
BRIDGEWATER, N.J.-- Savient Pharmaceuticals Inc. plans to sell its drug portfolio, including the gout treatment Krystexxa, to Crealta Pharmaceuticals LLC for $120.4 million, pending bankruptcy court approval. It said Wednesday the deal with Crealta was reached following a U.S. Bankruptcy Court- approved auction.
*Costco shares drop after profit misses estimates. NEW YORK, Dec 11- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday as investors assessed a provisional budget deal reached in Washington and its potential impact of an expected wind-down of Federal Reserve stimulus.
*Cardinal Health, CVS rise after JV announcement. *Rambus rallies after settling with Micron. There's no reason to think this is anything different than that, "said Paul Zemsky, head of asset allocation at ING Investment Management in New York.
*Rambus rallies after settling with Micron. NEW YORK, Dec 10- U.S. stocks slipped on Tuesday, a day after a record close on the S&P 500, with traders looking ahead to next week's Federal Reserve meeting in the absence of market-sensitive economic data.
NEWS: John Wiley& Sons Inc. said Tuesday that its fiscal second-quarter net income declined 16 percent, hindered by some charges. Journal subscription revenue climbed 2 percent to $164 million, while digital book revenue across its three segments surged 40 percent to $31.4 million.
Underscoring deeply conflicted characters, who are on a mission to reconceive their unsatisfying circumstances, has become director David O. Russell's sweet spot.
South Jersey Gas wants to build a 22- mile pipeline through the Pinelands to connect with the BL England power plant in Cape May County.
The Bureau of Investigations and Enforcement said its 10- month review did not find any factors that would disqualify MGM from doing business in Massachusetts. The five commissioners will make the final decision on whether to find MGM suitable.
NEW YORK, Dec 10- If you are in the market for a new home, you have probably noticed that almost all the houses in your local listings are anything but new. New-home construction this year is still 40 percent below normal long-term levels, says Jed Kolko, chief economist at real estate website Trulia.com.
NEW YORK, Dec 10- If the American dream is to own a house, you know you've really arrived when you have two of them. In 2011, Allison and Doug Gumbs, of Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania, bought their second house, in Avalon, New Jersey, taking advantage of low interest rates and a time when the market was particularly floundering.
NEW YORK, Dec 9- Merck& Co Inc said on Monday that it was prepared to pay $27.7 million to settle lawsuits by hundreds of people who sued the company over allegations that its osteoporosis drug Fosamax caused bones in the jaw to deteriorate.
Dec 9- A massive winter storm that drove parts of the southern United States into a deep freeze over the weekend kept a tight grip on the region on Monday while bitter temperatures, snow and ice spread through the East Coast.
Marching north, it was expected to pummel the East Coast with snow, sleet, and freezing rain from Baltimore to north of Portland, Maine, according to the National Weather Service. The Delaware Memorial Bridge, which links Delaware with New Jersey, was closed briefly "due to ice and multiple accidents," according to the bridge's official Twitter account.
The storm was moving up the East Coast, with snow, sleet, and freezing rain expected from Baltimore, Maryland, to north of Boston, according to the National Weather Service. The system was expected to reach Philadelphia and New York City by Sunday afternoon and linger over the area through Monday morning's rush hour commute.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.-- A New Jersey lawmaker introduced a bill Thursday that would let his state's casino regulators oversee foreign Internet gambling companies if they move their operations to Atlantic City.
Consumers have feasted on discounts this holiday season, but it means thinner profit margins for retailers.
NEW YORK-- Someone was willing to pay big bucks for an early glimpse of what would become the Boss' "runaway American dream." A handwritten, working lyric sheet for Bruce Springsteen's 1975 hit "Born to Run" sold at Sotheby's Thursday for $197,000, well exceeding pre-sale estimates of between $70,000 and $100,000.
NEW YORK, Dec 6- Consumers have feasted on discounts this holiday season, but it means thinner profit margins for retailers from Wal-Mart Stores Inc to Neiman Marcus, and car makers, a red flag for investors who have ridden a sector rally all year.
NEW YORK, Dec. 6- What was your first job ever? There have been family affairs: media personality Tavis Smiley worked for his dad, cleaning buildings around an Air Force base in Bunker Hill, Indiana, late into the night.