Lawsuit Exposes Tensions in Thomson Media Family

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A lawsuit aimed at a member of Canada’s Thomson family alleges serious governance lapses involving the company through which the country’s richest family controls media giant Thomson Reuters.

Indiana Governor Defends 'Religious Freedom' Law

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Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended a controversial religious-objections bill he signed into law, saying he was “proud” of the legislation and declined to say whether it would allow discrimination against gay people.

A New Normal for Defense Contractors

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Contractors and Army leaders gathering at two big trade shows face a sober reality: The Army has borne the brunt of Pentagon budget cuts, prompting deal-making among suppliers and forcing others to leave the business.

Boxing Match Sets Off Fight Over Fees

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Boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao don’t square off until May 2, but the media companies behind the highly anticipated welterweight title bout are already coming to blows over how to split up the money.

It's Really Here: TV for Babies

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Most TV networks don’t target viewers any younger than four years old, but one channel is testing that boundary. BabyFirstTV aims its programming at children as young as six months, and it now reaches 50 million households.

'Home' Sweeps Away Box Office

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Animated film starring, Rihanna and Jim Parsons, leads the weekend with $54 million in debut.

ChemChina Won't Rule Out Pumping Up Pirelli Offer

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The Chinese chemical company behind a bid to buy tire maker Pirelli—in a potential $7.7 billion deal—won’t rule out an improved offer, even as it suggested it had limited financial firepower to offer more.

Best Buy to Close Its Canadian Chain Future Shop

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Best Buy plans to shut down its Canadian chain Future Shop to focus attention on its namesake brand, a move that will cut about 1,500 jobs across the country.

Facebook Woos Chinese Advertisers

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Facebook is waging a charm campaign to draw more business from Chinese companies, even though Chinese users can’t access its service.

Hudson News Owner to Buy World Duty Free

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Swiss airport retailer Dufry said it has agreed to buy Italy’s World Duty Free in a deal that values the latter at about $3.9 billion, including debt.

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