Jobs Report: U.S. Adds 295,500 Jobs; Unemployment Falls to 5.5%

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U.S. employers added 295,000 jobs to payrolls in February and the unemployment rate rose fell to 5.5%, the Labor Department said Friday.

Takeovers See U.S. Losing Tax Revenue

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A wave of foreign takeovers is steering more tax revenue away from Uncle Sam.

Tribune Media Earnings More Than Double

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Tribune Media Co. posted upbeat revenue guidance for the year, as higher advertising revenue and retransmission fees helped its earnings more than double in the December quarter.

Latest Oil Dilemma: Where to Put It

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As oil-storage tanks near capacity, some analysts predict the spillover will send crude prices even lower.

Foot Locker Results Top Expectations

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Foot Locker posted better-than-expected results in its holiday quarter as the sportswear retailer continues to benefit from strong sales growth.

Staples Swings To Loss on Write-down

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Staples Inc., awaiting regulatory approval for its deal to merge with rival Office Depot Inc., swung to a loss in its fourth quarter as it took a write-down on some of its international businesses.

Big Lots Posts Soft Guidance

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Big Lots Inc. reported its fourth consecutive quarter of same-store sales growth, but warned that sales for fiscal 2015 would be flat.

Eurozone Growth Drivers Broad-Based

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The modest pickup in eurozone economic growth in the final months of last year was aided by rising investment and exports, a boost to hopes that the currency area’s recovery will strengthen this year.

Sompo Japan to Buy Stake in France's Scor

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Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Holdings said it has decided to spend about $915 million to buy a stake in French reinsurance giant Scor.

U.S. Furniture Store Sets Sights on Asian Expansion

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Low prices and speedy production have made Ashley by far the biggest U.S.-based furniture maker and retailer. Now, it is turning its sights on Asia as it outgrows the McMansion.

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