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  • Bittersweet! AriZona tea founders reach buyout deal Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 3:41 PM ET
    Arizona Iced Tea

    The founders of the privately held producer of AriZona iced tea have reached a settlement resolving a long-running legal feud.

  • Country awards help CBS dominate ratings Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 3:32 PM ET

    NEW YORK— With Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan and Taylor Swift leading the way, country music helped CBS to a dominant week in the television ratings. Fourteen of the 17 most-watched shows last week aired on CBS, Nielsen said. CBS averaged 9.6 million viewers in prime time.

  • *Saudi end of Yemen bombing eases Mideast tensions. NEW YORK, April 21- Oil prices fell on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia announced the end of its military campaign in Yemen, easing tensions in the Middle East, and traders expected another weekly build in U.S. crude stockpiles. The Saudi-led coalition bombing Yemen said its three-week operation against Iran- allied...

  • TREASURIES-U.S. bond prices slip with eyes on Greece Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 3:21 PM ET

    *ECB may reduce collateral value for Greek banks- Bloomberg. Treasuries prices fell on Tuesday, adding to the prior day's losses, as some traders pared their bullish bets tied to soft domestic data and concerns whether Greece would hammer out a deal with its creditors before it runs out cash. "There's not a lot of conviction in either direction for the market," said...

  • HAVANA, April 21- A U.S. cancer research center and a software company reached agreements with Cuban partners during a two-day trade mission to Cuba led by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in the first trip of its kind since the rapprochement between the longtime adversaries. The Roswell Park Cancer Center of Buffalo, New York, on Tuesday signed an agreement with...

  • April 21- United Technologies Corp is nearing a decision on whether to spin off its Sikorsky helicopter unit as the business is struggling with its financial performance. United Tech Chief Executive Officer Greg Hayes said on Tuesday he expects the company to finish its review of strategic options for Sikorsky by midyear. "We are seeing pressure from the oil...

  • FOREX-Dollar turns mixed as euro inches up Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 2:57 PM ET

    *Euro pares losses over Greece. NEW YORK, April 21- The dollar was mixed against major currencies on Tuesday, with the euro pivoting to modest gains against the greenback after euro zone finance ministers moved away from fixing a deadline for Greece to come up with fiscal reforms. Greece, which is quickly running out of cash, pledged to its euro zone partners in...

  • Amazon starts travel service Amazon Destinations Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 2:57 PM ET

    The travel service offers deals on hotels and getaways in three metro areas, Los Angeles, New York and Seattle, and their surrounding regions. Some examples of hotels included are Suncadia Resort near Seattle, which has a golf course and hiking trails, or Two Bunch Palms, a hot springs spa resort in Los Angeles. It pits Amazon against travel service sites like...


  • CHICAGO— A futures trader was arrested in Great Britain Tuesday for his alleged involvement in the "Flash Crash" of 2010 in which the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 600 points in five minutes. After the arrest of Navinder Singh Sarao, American authorities— who are seeking Sarao's extradition— unsealed a federal criminal complaint in Chicago charging him...

  • April 21- Perrigo Company PLC is set to reject a $29 billion unsolicited takeover offer from generics drugmaker Mylan NV as soon as this week, according to a source familiar with the matter. Teva said that its offer for Mylan is contingent on the company not completing an acquisition of Perrigo or any alternative transaction. Representatives from Perrigo and...

  • Midday Glance: Education companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    Apollo Group fell$. 18 or 1.0 percent, to $17.43. Career Education Corp. fell$. 04 or. 8 percent, to $4.90. DeVry Education Group Inc. fell$. 20 or. 6 percent, to $36.15.

  • Midday Glance: Specialty Retail companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    Autozone Inc. fell $1.75 or. 3 percent, to $687.61. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. rose$. 32 or. 4 percent, to $72.63. Best Buy fell$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $36.50.

  • Midday Glance: Managed Care companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. rose$. 31 or. 2 percent, to $130.58. Humana Inc. rose $1.06 or. 6 percent, to $179.76. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 68 or. 6 percent, to $119.26.

  • Midday Glance: Health Care Equipment companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    Becton, Dickinson& Co. rose $1.59 or 1.1 percent, to $145.81. PerkinElmer fell$. 02 or percent, to $51.49. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. rose$. 16 or. 1 percent, to $134.19.

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. fell$. 03 or. 2 percent, to $12.72. Newmont Mining Corp. fell$. 06 or. 3 percent, to $23.46.

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell. 1 percent to $32.81 with 12,254,800 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. fell. 2 percent to $15.54 with 31,234,700 shares traded.

  • Midday Glance: Department Store Retail companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    Kohl's Corp. fell$. 30 or. 4 percent, to $75.03. Macy's Inc. rose$. 18 or. 3 percent, to $66.97. Sears Holdings Corp. fell$. 30 or. 7 percent, to $42.40.

  • Midday Glance: Computer companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    Apple Inc s fell$. 43 or. 3 percent, to $127.17. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 23 or. 7 percent, to $33.18. International Business Machines Corp. fell $1.81 or 1.1 percent, to $164.35.

  • Midday Glance: Big-box Retail companies Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top big-box retail companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Costco Wholesale Corp. rose $1.20 or. 8 percent, to $147.51. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. rose$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $78.25.