Charter Nears $55 Billion Deal for Time Warner Cable

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Charter Communications is nearing an acquisition of Time Warner Cable in a roughly $55 billion deal that would create a more potent rival for Comcast and DirecTV.

China to Trim Tariffs in Bid to Fashion Spending Spree

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China slashed import duties on goods ranging from cosmetics to diapers to boost spending at home, where the economy is slowing and high taxes often prompt consumers to shop abroad.

African Economies to Gather Pace

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African economies will gather pace this year and next year, in their fitful and uneven economic ascent, three prominent organizations said in a joint report.

U.S. Bank Shares Regain Popularity

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Abreast of the Market: After losing ground in the first quarter, U.S. bank stocks have made a comeback. Investors cite attractive valuations and are looking ahead to higher interest rates, which should help margins.

Bank Trading Gains Take Spring Break

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After surging earlier in the year, bond trading has once again slumped. April saw the lowest level of trading activity in years.

Auditor Knew of Wal-Mart Mexico Bribery Allegations, Group Claims

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A small shareholder group, CtW, says Wal-Mart’s longtime auditor, Ernst & Young, knew about possible bribery in Mexico long before the company disclosed it to U.S. authorities.

John Nash, 'A Beautiful Mind' That Changed Economics, Dies in Crash

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John Nash, a mathematician whose work on the nature of human negotiation changed modern economics and whose personal struggles with mental illness touched millions, died Saturday in a car crash along with his wife, Alicia.

Is Asiana Undermining Its Safety Chief?

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Asiana has had major accidents in four of the past five years, prompting worries that its safety czar doesn’t have enough power to improve the South Korean airline’s track record.

Look What's Stirring at Shake Shack

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Shake Shack has achieved cult status among investors. But its low float has also contributed to irrational movement in the stock.

Greece Sees 'Compelling Need' to Reach Creditor Deal

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The Greek government has the responsibility to repay its obligations both internally and to its international creditors, a government spokesman said.

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