Indiana Toll Road Operator Files for Bankruptcy

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The debt-stricken operator of the Indiana Toll Road filed for bankruptcy protection with a plan to restructure $6 billion in debt, the latest example of a private investment in public infrastructure that failed to meet expectations.

Russia's Nuclear Ambitions Stall Over Ukraine

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Moscow's backing for new nuclear reactors in several European countries is provoking political tension as the EU tightens economic sanctions on Russia over the conflict in eastern Ukraine.

Deen Buys Rights to Food Network Shows

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Celebrity chef Paula Deen and her soon-to-be-launched online TV network have bought the rights to the shows and other video in which she starred during her 13-year tenure at Food Network. Terms weren't disclosed.

Hong Kong Tensions Build

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As students walked out of classes to demand more democracy in Hong Kong, a group of tycoons went north to Beijing to discuss their views on the city's political future.

'Compassionate Use'

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Join a debate on whether dying patients should have access to experimental drugs, featuirng bioethicist Art Caplan of NYU Langone Medical Center and hosted by Pharmalot's Ed Silverman Monday at 8 p.m. ET on Twitter@pharmalot. #pharmalotchat

Kellogg, Ulker, Ontario Teachers Bid for United Biscuits

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Kellogg, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan and Ulker Biskuvi Sanayi are among bidders offering about $3.27 billion for British snack and cookie maker United Biscuits.

German Firms Go on U.S. Buying Spree

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German companies are on a buying spree, and the U.S. is their biggest target. A flurry of U.S.-focused acquisitions this year has ramped up over the past week, including two on Monday, cementing Germany's ranking as the second-biggest foreign buyer of American companies this year.

Apple Sells Over 10 Million New iPhones in First Weekend

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Apple said it sold more than 10 million of its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices over their first weekend in stores, exceeding last year's comparable total.

MGM Buys 55% of Mark Burnett Production Unit

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MGM said it acquired a 55% interest in production companies One Three Media and LightWorkers Media from Roma Downey, Mark Burnett and Hearst Entertainment.

Can Alibaba Keep Growing?

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The real success of Alibaba's IPO will depend on whether the e-commerce company can keep growing without sacrificing its high profit margins of more than 40%.

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