Boeing Agrees to Sell Parts to Iran

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Boeing has agreed to the conditions by which it could sell aircraft spare parts to state-owned Iran Air, a move that could lead to the first sale of products by a U.S. aerospace company to the Islamic republic since 1979.

Hermès Names Women's-Fashion Designer

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French luxury-goods house Hermès International named Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski as its new women's fashion designer, betting on an unknown name who will be dedicated to the house full-time.

Ford Profit Rises 6%

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Ford Motor Co. said second-quarter net income rose 6% to $1.3 billion driven by a record quarter in North America, strong results in Asia and the first quarterly profit in Europe in three years.

Vivendi's SFR Unit Hit By Network Outage

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SFR was hit by a countrywide network outage as users complained about their phones being unable to receive or make calls.

PulteGroup Sales, Profit Rise

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PulteGroup Inc. said its second-quarter earnings improved as the home builder reported slightly higher revenue boosted by higher average selling prices.

Raytheon's Profit Rises 12%

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Raytheon reported a 12% rise in second-quarter profit, though left its full-year guidance unchanged, and a closely watched measure of new business fell short of analysts' expectations.

Eli Lilly Profit Sinks on Patent Expirations

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Eli Lilly said its second-quarter profit slid 39% as patent expirations for some of its bigger-selling drugs dragged down revenue and volume.

Ex-Banco Espírito Santo Head Detained

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Ricardo Salgado, former chief executive of troubled Portuguese lender Banco Espírito Santo, has been detained for questioning as part of a three-year money-laundering and tax evasion investigation.

Dunkin' Brands Sales Fall Short

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Dunkin' Brands Group said second-quarter sales weren't as robust as expected, as bad weather and other consumer challenges weighed on the top line.

U.K. Brings Criminal Charges Against Alstom Unit

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The U.K.'s Serious Fraud Office brought criminal charges against a U.K. subsidiary of French power and transportation company Alstom over allegations of corruption.

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