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Charter Nears $55 Billion Deal for Time Warner Cable

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Charter Communications is nearing an acquisition of Time Warner Cable in a roughly $55 billion deal that would create a more potent rival for Comcast and DirecTV.

African Economies to Gather Pace

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African economies will gather pace this year and next year, in their fitful and uneven economic ascent, three prominent organizations said in a joint report.

John Nash, 'A Beautiful Mind' That Changed Economics, Dies in Crash

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John Nash, a mathematician whose work on the nature of human negotiation changed modern economics and whose personal struggles with mental illness touched millions, died Saturday in a car crash along with his wife, Alicia.

Takeover Plan Gets Sirius

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Sirius Resources, which is building a vast nickel mine in Australia, agreed to a cash-and-shares takeover by rival Independence Group.

Japan Slides Back Into Trade Deficit

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Japan slipped back into a trade deficit in April as crude-oil imports rose, but stronger-than-expected exports provided a bright spot for the economy.

U.S. Fast-Track Vote Bolsters Talks on Pacific Trade Pact

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U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman says he is optimistic about Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, and says negotiations are “in endgame.”

Officials Emphasize Unemployment's Threat to Europe

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High and divergent unemployment rates in Europe pose a serious threat to the region’s long-term economic health, central bankers and economists warned during a weekend conference.

A Home Buyer's Guide to a Seller's Market

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House prices are rising and bidding wars are breaking out in many markets. Here’s how to get what you want without overpaying.

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