Three-Day Selloff Knocks 11% From China Shares

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China’s shares fell for a third straight day Tuesday in a second wave of heavy selling this month, which has raised questions as to what further rescue measures Beijing might roll out.

BP Swings to Loss

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BP swung to a loss in the second quarter, as earnings were hit by lower oil prices and a multibillion-dollar charge relating to its recent Deepwater Horizon settlement.

Ford Bets on Uber-Class of Pickups

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Auto makers are finding more buyers with money and a desire to flaunt their rides snapping up an emerging class of $50,000 and up pickups that have the same leather, electronics and appointments as a luxury car.

GM, SAIC to Jointly Design New Cars

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General Motors plans a $5 billion initiative with China’s SAIC Motor to overhaul how it develops cars for emerging markets, committing to a family of lower-cost Chevrolets for developing markets by 2019.

Baidu's Reinvention Leaves Investors Searching for Profits

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Baidu is investing heavily in new services to keep pace with rivals, eating up profits in the process.

When Things Get Real on TV, Music Pays Real Well

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Classically trained composers cue up steady royalties by writing music for reality shows like ‘Survivor,’ ‘Dancing With the Stars,’ ‘The Bachelor’ and ‘The Bachelorette.’

China's Yuan Pushes Deeper Into Global Financial System

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The Chinese yuan is about join the U.S. dollar, the euro, the British pound and Japan’s yen to be used as collateral at the London Metal Exchange.

Nontrade Concerns Cloud Obama's Pacific Deal

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The administration’s push to clinch a sweeping Pacific trade deal this week faces stiff opposition over concerns—ranging from human trafficking to antigay laws—that have little to do with trade.

Twitter Is No Bargain

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Ahead of the Tape: Twitter’s recent stumble creates the appearance of a possible bargain compared with rival social network Facebook, but the gulf between them is vast.

Investors Warned on Carlyle Hedge Fund

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Carlyle’s $5 billion hedge-fund firm, Claren Road Asset Management, faces the prospect of withdrawals after an influential consultant advised clients who are invested in Claren Road to pull their money.

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