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Chiquita-Fyffes Merger Gets EU Antitrust OK

The European Union's antitrust body says it has approved a merger between U.S. banana company Chiquita and Fyffes of Ireland in a deal that creates the world's largest banana supplier.


Disney Extends Iger's Contract for 2 More Years

The Walt Disney Co. says it has extended Robert Iger's contract as chairman and CEO by two years through June 30, 2018.


GoPro Shares Fall on Breach of Lockup Agreement

Shares of GoPro slid Thursday after the sports camera maker's founders said they were donating 5.8 million shares to a foundation they had just created, surprising investors.


JPMorgan: Data Breach Affected 7 Million Small Businesses

JPMorgan Chase says that a recent cyberattack compromised customer information for about 76 million households and 7 million small businesses.


Warren Buffett Gets Into Auto Sales

Berkshire Hathaway is buying privately owned auto dealership company Van Tuyl Group.


Sears to Sell Off Canada Shares

Sears Holdings is selling most of its stake in its Canadian unit to raise as much as $380 million and increase its cash holdings ahead of the crucial holiday shopping season.


Pepsi, Coke Sweetening Sodas With Stevia

There's Pepsi, Diet Pepsi and now, Pepsi True, a midcalorie version of the soda made with natural sweeteners.


Washington Raises Minimum Wage

While the state's current rate of $9.32 an hour is already the highest state minimum wage in the nation, a few cities have their own laws and have higher rates.


General Mills Cutting U.S. Jobs

General Mills plans to cut 700-800 jobs, the second time it's trimmed its work force in a month, as the food company adjusts to a shift by U.S. consumers away from processed food.


U.S., Brazil Clear Up Cotton Trade Tiff

The U.S. and Brazil have resolved a bitter, decade-long trade battle over subsidies Washington provided to U.S. cotton growers.


Coca-Cola May Put Caps on Executive Pay

Coca-Cola is revising its pay plan for executives after shareholders called it excessive.


News Corp. to Buy Move Inc.

News Corp. will pay about $950 million to buy the online real estate business Move Inc. in a deal that aims to speed up the media company's digital expansion.


Ireland Gives Apple Illegal Tax Breaks: E.U.

Ireland appears to be granting Apple illegal tax rebates that may have to be recouped, the E.U.'s competition watchdog said Tuesday as it pressed on with an inquiry into the iPhone maker's overseas tax practices.


Walgreen Posts Loss on Alliance-Boots Charge

Walgreen booked a $239 million loss after swallowing a huge accounting charge from its Alliance-Boots acquisition, but the drugstore chain's results still met Wall Street expectations.


Who Is Daniel Ivascyn?

With Bill Gross' surprise departure from Pimco, 45-year-old Daniel Ivascyn now finds himself watching over trillions in assets at the huge mutual fund firm Pimco.


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