Japan's Weak Wages Put More Easing on the Table

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Japan has hit yet another rough patch, paving the way for the BOJ to do more.

At U.S. Open, the Ball Boys and Girls Are Grown-Ups

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While other tennis tournaments rely mostly on ball boys and girls, the U.S. Open has long included adult ‘ball people.’ This year, grown-ups are more valuable than ever.

Local TV Poses Hurdle to Streaming

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The big TV networks and their affiliates are wrangling over which of them will be the ones to negotiate with the new generation of direct-to-consumer streaming services and what each side’s split should be.

Insurer Highmark Is Latest to Trim Offerings Under Health Law

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Highmark Health said it would reduce its range of offerings on the Affordable Care Act marketplaces, becoming the latest insurer to retrench amid steep financial losses.

Euro Falls as ECB's Draghi Opens Door to More Stimulus

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The euro fell sharply against the dollar after the European Central Bank raised the prospect it could ease further, putting more distance between itself and the Federal Reserve.

Volkswagen CFO Nominated as Board Chairman

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The largest shareholder of Europe’s biggest auto maker nominated the company’s finance chief to become the next chairman of the VW supervisory board.

Credit-Card Fraudsters Pump Gas Stations for Profit

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As motorists head out on the last big driving weekend of the summer, the credit-card industry and gas-station owners are deploying everything from sophisticated software to heavy-duty padlocks to combat an epidemic of fuel-related theft and fraud.

E-Book Sales Weaken Amid Higher Prices

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E-book revenue is falling, and some people in the publishing industry say it is partly because of the higher prices that have resulted from new contracts negotiated with Amazon.

Private-Equity Firms Plunge Back Into the Oil Patch

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Private-equity firms are doubling down on energy, despite heavy damage from their last adventure in the sector.

Tom Brady Wins, NFL Loses 'Deflategate' Case

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady can suit up for his team’s season opener after a judge erased his four-game suspension for “Deflategate.”

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