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  • Burger King needs to pay up for Canadian conquest Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 2:36 PM ET
    A Tim Hortons restaurant in Toronto.

    Shares of Tim Hortons surged on news that Burger King may buy it. The Canadian company's stock may yet have room to run.

  • NEW YORK/ TORONTO, Aug 24- Burger King is in talks to acquire Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc in a deal that would create a fast food powerhouse with a market capitalization of roughly $18 billion.

  • These restaurant items cost only $1 Saturday, 23 Aug 2014 | 1:00 PM ET

    Amid rising beef and cheese prices, what exactly does a dollar buy these days? Not a whole lot, as it turns out.

  • 7 things I miss about Wall Street: Ex-trader Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 1:21 PM ET
    Raj Mahal relaxing in the Hamptons.

    Raj Mahal left Wall Street for stand-up comedy. He doesn't miss being on BlackBerry 24/7 but here are 7 things he really misses about Wall Street.

  • *U.S.- Russia ties soured by Ukraine crisis. MOSCOW, Russia, Aug 21- Russia said on Thursday it was investigating dozens of McDonald's restaurants, in what many businessmen said was retaliation for Western sanctions over Ukraine they fear could spread to other symbols of Western capitalism.

  • Aug 19- Kroger Co, the largest U.S. supermarket operator, is the latest high-profile company caught in the battle over gun rights and gun control in the United States.

  • McDonald's unveils latest move in the coffee wars Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 10:35 AM ET
    McDonald's coffee and other items at a McDonald's restaurant in Des Plains, Illinois.

    Joining rivals, McDonald's plans to start selling its packaged coffee at supermarkets nationally by early next year.

  • How to buy a Pumpkin Spice Latte early Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 3:25 PM ET

    Beginning on August 26, some customers will be able to get their first Pumpkin Spice Latte fix of the year. Here's how...

  • TORONTO, Aug 14- Canadian coffee and donut chain Tim Hortons, which has offered only one coffee blend in its 50- year history, hopes to lure new coffee drinkers and fend off rivals such as Starbucks Corp and McDonald's Corp with the launch throughout North America of its new dark roast blend.

  • Qualcomm out to kill 'battery anxiety' Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 11:02 AM ET
    The Qualcomm booth at the 2014 International CES.

    No matter how fast, smart and powerful our phones get, they still often die by mid-day if we leave our charger behind.

  • Priceline earnings lesson for Apple investors Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 6:44 PM ET

    Did you catch Priceline earnings? Jim Cramer thinks there’s an important lesson for Apple investors.

  • Yahoo, chasing Microsoft, gets into search rewards Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Yahoo needs people to use its search engine so badly it's willing to reward them for doing so—the company is now running search for Swagbucks.

  • TORONTO, Aug 6- Tim Hortons Inc, the Canadian coffee and doughnut chain, said on Wednesday that market-beating quarterly growth shows a shift in strategy is paying off and that full-year profit and U.S. sales growth could exceed its targets.

  • Aug 6- Tim Hortons Inc, Canada's biggest coffee and doughnut chain, posted a bigger-than-expected rise in quarterly profit and said full-year profit may top its own forecast as customers spent more on every visit. Net income attributable to Tim Hortons was flat at C $123.8 million in the second quarter ended June 29.

  • 13 retail tactics: Are they working? Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    Starbucks in Orlando, Florida with grass roof.

    Retailers are getting creative to try to jump-start the consumer. Here are 13 of the latest tactics. Brian Sozzi gives them the thumbs up or thumbs down.

  • America's top 10 restaurants ... of 2020 Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A U.S. flag flies in front of McDonald's Corp. signage in front of a restaurant in Louisville, Kentucky.

    Expect a shakeup in the restaurant rankings if Janney's predictions for America's top 10 restaurant chains in 2020 are correct.

  • Cramer: Dozens of stocks that could work higher Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 6:56 PM ET

    Cramer likes to review the S&P 500’s Daily Action Charts in an effort to find stocks that could work higher.

  • MEXICO CITY, Aug 4- Alsea, one of Latin America's biggest restaurant operators, said on Monday that it had acquired a 71.76 percent stake in Spanish firm Grupo Zena in a 107 million euro deal. Grupo Zena operates more than 400 restaurants in Spain, including Domino's Pizza franchises and four other restaurant brands.

  • Forget what the Fed says, inflation is here Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 1:04 PM ET
    Hershey's chocolate bars for sale in Chicago.

    Companies across industry groups—from food to technology to health care—are raising costs for the consumer.

  • BEIJING, Aug 1- U.S. public relations firm Edelman said on Friday it did not know the whereabouts of its China chief, who has been helping Chinese authorities with an unspecified investigation.