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08/18/2011
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Beaten-down Wall Street slammed by recession fears
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rising fears of another recession hammered U.S. stocks on Thursday, sending major averages sharply lower in a return to the extreme fluctuations investors endured a week ago. | Full Article
News Corp executives mull chance James Murdoch may leave
August 18, 2011 02:36 PM ET
NEW YORK (Reuters) - News Corp's senior management is starting to think about what the company might do if James Murdoch stepped aside, sources inside and close to the global media empire said. | Full Article
AIG repays U.S. government another $2.15 billion
August 18, 2011 04:28 PM ET
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bailed-out insurer American International Group said on Thursday it closed the sale of its Taiwanese life insurance business and used the proceeds to repay the government another $2.15 billion. | Full Article
Fed says it is treating U.S., European banks the same
August 18, 2011 12:39 PM ET
LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve Bank is treating foreign banks the same as their U.S. peers, a policymaker said, putting himself at odds with a report that it was keeping a closer eye on European banks struggling with the continent's debt crisis. | Full Article
HP stuns Street with Autonomy offer, spinoff plans
August 18, 2011 04:34 PM ET
NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON (Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co wants to buy Autonomy Corp for $10.3 billion and is pondering a spinoff of its personal computing arm, setting in motion a transformation that mirrors IBM's successful overhaul last decade. | Full Article
US TOP NEWS
Obama calls on Assad to step down
August 18, 2011 02:17 PM ET
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States for the first time explicitly called on Thursday for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to step down and imposed new economic sanctions likely to be followed up by the European Union. | Full Article
U.S. regional factory activity at 2-1/2 year low
August 18, 2011 04:17 PM ET
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Factory activity in the U.S. Mid-Atlantic region plunged to a nearly 2-1/2 year low in August and home resales unexpectedly dropped last month, stoking concerns that risks of recession are growing. | Full Article
Analysis: Big economic talk, few plans from '12 Republicans
August 18, 2011 01:12 PM ET
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - For presidential hopefuls in a campaign that is all about the U.S. economy, the Republican contenders have offered few clear plans for what they would do to get the country's finances back on track. | Full Article
James Murdoch did not cover up Goodman details: law firm
August 18, 2011 12:28 PM ET
LONDON (Reuters) - News Corp executive James Murdoch did not try to cover up the truth by blacking out sections of an incriminating letter written by disgraced News of the World royal reporter Clive Goodman, lawyers acting for the company said Thursday. | Full Article
Wildlife responds fast to climate change: study
August 18, 2011 04:07 PM ET
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Plants and animals are responding up to three times faster to climate change than previously estimated, as wildlife shifts to cooler altitudes and latitudes, researchers said on Thursday. | Full Article
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Employees beware: Higher healthcare costs ahead
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