Russia Told to Pay Yukos Shareholders $50 Billion

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An international court ruled that Russia owes shareholders of the now-defunct oil giant more than $50 billion for what it described as the Kremlin's "devious and calculated expropriation" of assets.

Tyson to Sell Latin America Operations

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Tyson Foods, as it raises money to buy Hillshire Brands, agrees to sell some Latin American chicken operations for $575 million to Brazilian meatpacking giant JBS, the company that Tyson beat for Hillshire.

Reckitt to Spin Off Pharma Unit

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Reckitt Benckiser said it would pursue a demerger of its pharmaceutical division, as the consumer-products maker reported a fall in second-quarter revenue.

Zillow to Buy Rival Trulia

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Zillow has reached a deal to buy rival Trulia, an expected agreement that brings together two of the biggest names in the fast-growing market for online real-estate information.

U.S. to Push Some Iran Shipments

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In recent weeks, U.S. officials have been reaching out to a handful of European companies and asking them to expedite the sale of medical goods to Iran, a market they were struggling to gain access to a months ago.

Carlyle Group to Buy Acosta

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Carlyle Group LP said it has agreed to acquire in-store marketer Acosta Inc. from rival buyout firm Thomas H. Lee Partners. People familiar with details of the agreement said the price will be roughly $4.8 billion.

Mexico's Pemex Pension Overhaul Proposed

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A proposal by Mexican legislators who are debating new energy laws could see the federal government assume billions of dollars in pension liabilities at state oil company Petróleos Mexicanos, or Pemex.

Palin Launches Subscription Channel

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Sarah Palin, former Alaskan governor, current Fox News contributor and frequent critic of the "lamestream media," is the latest media personality to try to bypass the traditional media ecosystem by launching her own online subscription channel.

Adani Gets Approval to Build Mine

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India's Adani Group has secured approval from Australia to build one of the world's largest coal mines, a move that comes amid investor concerns about a global supply glut of the commodity and a prolonged downturn in prices.

Fox's Invitation to Time Warner

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21st Century Fox is prepared to offer shareholders of Time Warner board representation as part of its bid to acquire the media company, according to a person familiar with the matter.

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