Court Denies Family Dollar Shareholder Move

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A Delaware court has denied a motion brought by Family Dollar Stores Inc. shareholders to block Tuesday’s vote on the company’s proposed tie-up with Dollar Tree Inc.--a move intended to push the company to negotiate with rival Dollar General Corp.

Brazil's Rousseff Has No Plans to Change Management at Petrobras

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Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said Monday she has no plans to make changes among the management at scandal-plagued state-controlled oil company Patroleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras.

Rosneft, Morgan Stanley Oil Business Deal Collapses

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Rosneft’s planned acquisition of Morgan Stanley’s oil-trading and storage business has collapsed after the companies failed to win regulatory approval, amid tensions between the governments of the U.S. and Russia.

Clashes Break Out Over Myanmar Copper Mine

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A woman was killed and dozens of others injured in clashes with police over a copper mine in central Myanmar, activists said, just after a state-run Chinese company said it would resume construction at the site.

FDA Oversight in the Internet Age

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An FDA rebuke of televised comments made by Aegerion’s CEO—which led the company to air a TV commercial correcting the statements—was prompted by complaints from a government drug reviewer, according to emails viewed by The Wall Street Journal.

Caesars Merger Seen Aiding Debt

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Caesars Entertainment agreed to acquire affiliate Caesars Acquisition in a stock-for-stock merger that will better position the $18.4 billion debt load of its largest unit.

Achillion Says Hepatitis Studies Show Strong Results

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Achillion Pharmaceuticals said that a regimen intended to treat hepatitis C patients showed strong results amid an increasingly competitive market for drugs to fight the disease

Air China to Buy 60 Boeing 737 Jets

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Boeing Co. said Monday that Air China Ltd. has committed to buying 60 of its singe-aisle jets, as orders for new jetliners continue to pour in from growing Chinese carriers.

Railcar Bottleneck Looms for Oil

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Thousands of tank cars are likely to be idled because there aren’t enough shops to retrofit tank cars that carry flammable liquids in time to meet proposed federal guidelines, a railway trade group says.

Ontario Teachers' to Buy PODS Enterprises

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Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan said it has agreed to acquire PODS Enterprises Inc., a Florida-based moving and storage company, from Bahrain-based investment firm Arcapita.

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