Alibaba Plans IPO Launch Week

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Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba plans to launch its U.S. initial public offering, which could raise more than $20 billion, early in the week of Sept. 8.

Apple's New Whiz Kids

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Apple and Google are providing scholarships and developers kits to software coders as young as 13 years old, looking to land whiz kids interested in writing apps for their smartphones and tablet computers.

Nike Keeps NBA Star Durant

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Nike has resigned Kevin Durant, NBA's reigning most valuable player, to a shoe contract potentially worth $350 million, fending off rival Under Armour.

Prices Threaten Europe Recovery

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Europe's struggle to prevent ultralow inflation from derailing an already fragile economic recovery grew even more challenging as consumer prices weakened to a five-year low in August.

How to Fire Your Financial Adviser

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Weekend Investor: Cutting ties with someone who has helped you navigate tough financial issues can be difficult. Here's how to do it.

Novartis Heart Drug Beats Rival

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A heart drug developed by Novartis reduced cardiovascular deaths by 20% when compared with a rival treatment.

Bad Loans Soar at China Banks

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China's biggest state-owned banks reported a surge in soured and castoff loans in the first half of the year.

Consumer Confidence Rose in August

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Survey data suggest a strong jobs report for the month.

IRS Phone Scams Remain a Threat

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Officials say the actual IRS will never make first contact by phone.

Google Drones Lift Industry Hopes

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Google's entry into the drone business brings financial and lobbying heft that should help the fledging industry overcome technical and regulatory obstacles.

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