MMX Temporarily Halting Serra Azul Production

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Eike Batista's mining company, MMX Mineração e Metálicos, is temporarily halting production activities at its main unit in Minas Gerais state.

Salesforce.com Swings to a Loss

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Salesforce.com swung to a loss in the fiscal second-quarter amid a string of acquisitions as the company seeks to diversity, though it raised its forecast for the year.

GameStop Profit More Than Doubles

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GameStop's second-quarter profit more than doubled, as the videogame retailer said "the power of the new console cycle" contributed to a big sales increase.

Home Depot Taps Menear as CEO

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Home Depot named the head of its retail operations, Craig Menear, as the home-improvement retailer's new chief executive, to take over from Frank Blake in November.

Aeropostale Forecasts Another Quarterly Loss

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Aeropostale forecast a wider-than-expected loss for the fiscal third quarter as the struggling teen-apparel retailer continues to try to stem declining sales.

Intuit Loss Widens on Higher Expenses

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Intuit reported that its fiscal fourth-quarter loss more than doubled as higher expenses more than offset an increase in revenue.

Al Gore Had Reservations About Selling Current TV to Al Jazeera

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Al Gore had "serious reservations" about selling Current TV to Al Jazeera, but ultimately overcame them because he believed the U.S. was likely to influence the broadcaster more than the other way around, court papers say.

Gap's Margins Narrow

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Gap joined a number of other specialty retailers in reporting narrower margins for its second quarter, while lower expenses helped buoy the company's bottom line.

Crumbs Bake Shop Cancels Auction, Seeks Sale to Investors

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A bid by television personality Marcus Lemonis and Dippin' Dots owner Fischer Enterprises to relaunch the closed Crumbs Bake Shop moved closer to reality this week after a deadline to trump the pair's $6.5 million offer came and went with no other takers emerging.

Sears Eyes Balance Sheet Help

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Sears Holdings Corp. burned through more cash as its losses mounted in the second quarter, prompting the once venerable retailer to say it is weighing additional steps to shore up its balance sheet.

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