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  • Tiffany's first quarter is a diamond in the rough Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 7:18 AM ET

    Sales grew 3 percent in the Americas, 4 percent in the Asia-Pacific region, and 21 percent in Europe. Sales at stores open at least a year was positive in the Americas and in the Asia-Pacific region as well. That's still a lot better than the per-share earnings of 69 cents per share that analysts had projected, according to a survey by by Zacks Investment Research.

  • Review: Online stylists for the shopping-averse Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 3:01 AM ET

    For comparison, I tried Keaton Row, an online service that pairs you up with a real-life stylist. With Stitch Fix, you have no obligation to keep any clothes sent to you, though there's a $20 "styling fee" for each delivery— which can be applied toward the first $20 worth of clothing you buy. Keaton Row is free, and the stylist gets a commission if you buy any of the...

  • NEW YORK, May 27- Long before the phrase "robo-adviser" existed, Sunnyvale, California- based Financial Engines was cornering the untapped 401 plan market with computer simulations to help people save for retirement. To hang onto those investors- and find others- Financial Engines is planning to go up against other so-called "robo-advisers," companies that use...

  • The plane was inspected and its passengers' luggage was screened as EVA Air Flight 12 sat on the tarmac at the airport, but there was no evidence of a threat, FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said. The FBI, airport police and the Los Angeles police bomb squad jointly investigated the threat, which came by telephone. In one case, U.S. military jets escorted an Air France...

  • Tech news blog Re/code said Tuesday it's been acquired by online publishing company Vox Media, just 18 months after spinning off from its former parent, The Wall Street Journal. In an online statement, Re/code founders Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg said they will continue to operate their site separately but may occasionally collaborate with The Verge.

  • May 26- Tax return information for about 100,000 U.S. taxpayers was illegally accessed by cyber criminals over the past four months, U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of data thefts that have alarmed American consumers. The breach did not affect any IRS data outside the "Get Transcript" application, and the agency said it...

  • Hormel buying meat producer Applegate Farms for $775M Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 5:43 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Hormel Foods is paying $775 million to add natural and organic meats producer Applegate Farms to its roster of food brands that include Spam canned ham, Dinty Moore stew and Jennie-O turkey. Applegate Farms sells deli meats, hot dogs, bacon and sausage, among other products, and says it doesn't use GMO ingredients, feeds its animals a vegetarian diet,...

  • May 26- Jimmy John's Franchise LLC is preparing for an initial public offering that could value the popular U.S. gourmet sandwich chain at more than $2 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Jimmy John's, which is owned by founder Jimmy John Liautaud as well as private equity firm Weston Presidio, is interviewing investment banks...

  • Time Warner Cable, McDermott are big market movers Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 4:52 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Time Warner Cable Inc., up $12.42 to $183.60. McDermott International Inc., up 61 cents to $5.28.

  • FBI director meets with Connecticut police chiefs Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 4:50 PM ET

    NEW HAVEN, Conn.— On a visit with Connecticut police chiefs, FBI Director James Comey said Tuesday that he spoke about how law enforcement can participate better in the national conversation about race and policing. "As you would expect in the Nutmeg State, it was a thoughtful and rich conversation," said Comey, a former attorney for Bridgewater Associates, a...

  • May 26- U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday there were about 200,000 attempts to illegally access tax information from February to March this year. He said of those, about 100,000 were successful. The hackers used the "get transcript" application, which calls up information from previous returns, he said.

  • 160,000 folding knives recalled after accidental cuts Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 4:32 PM ET

    NEW YORK— More than 160,000 folding knives made by hunting gear company Gerber are being recalled because the blade can unexpectedly unlock and cause cuts. The Consumer Product Safety Commission said it received six reports of injuries, two of which required stitches. The 7- inch Cohort Folding Knife was sold for about $30 at Bass Pro Shops, Cabela's, Home Depot...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Hard Rock International and the Meadowlands Racetrack are proposing a casino just outside New York City that experts say could be one of the most successful in the country. It could also provide a new source of cash for Atlantic City's struggling casinos, which have fought the proposal as it has been floated and debated in recent years.

  • NEW YORK— Amazon is hiring 6,000 full-time workers to staff up across its more than 50 distribution centers in the U.S. Its $99 annual Prime membership service comes with free two-day delivery on many items. The Seattle- based company employed about 154,100 full-time and part-time workers in total at the end of 2014..

  • Fairway reports 4Q loss Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 4:24 PM ET

    NEW YORK _ Fairway Group Holdings Corp. on Tuesday reported a loss of $8.5 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. The New York- based company said it had a loss of 20 cents per share. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 14 cents per share.

  • May 26- U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday there were about 200,000 attempts to illegally access tax information from February to March this year. He said of those, about 100,000 were successful. He said the hackers used the "get transcript" application, which calls up information from previous returns.

  • Transocean and Allegheny Technologies each fell 4 percent. Oil fell $1.69, or 2.8 percent, to $58.03 a barrel in New York. Time Warner Cable rose 7 percent after agreeing to be acquired by Charter Communications.

  • *Time Warner Cable's shares up 7.1 pct, Charter up 2.7 pct. May 26- Charter Communications Inc's $56 billion bid to remake the U.S. cable television industry by acquiring larger rival Time Warner Cable Inc will try to skirt the regulatory obstacles that helped sink Comcast Corp's earlier bid for Time Warner Cable. The transaction faces a close review from the...

  • *30- year yields post biggest one-day drop since May 15. NEW YORK, May 26- Long-dated U.S. "With the dollar strengthening, owning dollar assets looks a lot more attractive here," said Edward Acton, Treasury strategist at RBS Securities in Stamford, Connecticut.

  • NEW YORK— Charter Communications agreed to buy Time Warner Cable on Tuesday for $55.33 billion. April: After more than a year, Comcast gives up on its bid to buy Time Warner Cable. November: London- based Liberty Global paid $13 billion for around 70 percent of Dutch cable provider Ziggo.