Microsoft Says It Is Suing Samsung

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Microsoft Corp. said it has sued Samsung Electronics Co., claiming its rival violated a patent-licensing contract. The dispute involves technology included in Android, Google Inc.'s operating system for mobile phones and tablets.

Obama: Ex-Im Bank Fight Hurts U.S. Companies

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President Barack Obama called for Congress to reauthorize the U.S. Export-Import Bank, saying the political impasse is hurting U.S. companies as they compete against foreign firms.

Allergan Sues Over Valeant-Ackman Ties

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Allergan filed a lawsuit claiming Valeant Pharmaceuticals, investor William Ackman and his firm Pershing Square violated securities laws prohibiting insider trading, among other things, in the companies' takeover battle.

Berkshire Profit Rises

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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway posted a 10.5% increase in operating profit, helped by an increase at the conglomerate's non-insurance businesses.

No S'more Crises: Regulators Go to Camp

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To prepare for the next global financial crisis, nearly a dozen financial-sector overseers from across the world decamped to Yale University for the first-ever regulatory summer camp.

GoPro's Nimble But Can't Dodge the Wipeout

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GoPro's stock slumped despite a good set of quarterly results—and it still looks vulnerable.

Espírito Santo International's Woes Trigger Creditor-Protection Filings

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The dramatic fall of troubled Portuguese conglomerate Espírito Santo International SA, which has hit hard the country's second-largest bank by assets, continued to create a cascade of creditor-protection filings by related entities.

In China, 'Free Market' Has Its Limits

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The Business: China is spreading the word about its ambitious new market reforms, but U.S. firms aren't buying, writes John Bussey.

Twitter's User Problem: People That Don't See Ads

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Nearly 40 million of Twitter's 271 million active users never see the ads that Twitter sells--and that audience is growing quickly, while growth of users that do see ads is slowing.

Michael Kors: Popular or Overexposed?

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Sales at Michael Kors Holdings, a maker of "affordable luxury" handbags, have outpaced competitors for years and its profits have soared. But some on Wall Street worry that the company has expanded too fast and that discounts are rising at department stores.

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