Lufthansa May Face Unlimited Liability

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Lufthansa and its insurer could still face large legal liability claims in the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525 despite indications that the co-pilot who deliberately crashed the plane hid medical problems.

GitHub Hit With Cyberattack

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A popular U.S. coding website is enduring an onslaught of Internet traffic meant for China’s most popular search engine, in an episode that security experts say represents a likely attempt by China to shut down anticensorship tools.

GM, Ford Make a Play for China's Luxury-Car Buyers

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Ford and GM will unveil new passenger cars at the New York Auto Show that take aim at the growing collection of buyers of luxury vehicles in China.

Boxing Match Sets Off Fight Over Fees

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Boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao don’t square off until May 2, but the media companies behind the highly anticipated welterweight title bout are already coming to blows over how to split up the money.

A New Normal for Defense Contractors

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Contractors and Army leaders gathering at two big trade shows face a sober reality: The Army has borne the brunt of Pentagon budget cuts, prompting deal-making among suppliers and forcing others to leave the business.

EIG Investing $1 Billion in Breitburn

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EIG Global Energy Partners agreed to invest $1 billion in Breitburn Energy Partners, as energy producers turn to alternative capital sources in an effort to bolster their balance sheets.

Volvo to Open Plant in the U.S.

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Volvo said it plans to spend $500 million to build a new vehicle plant in the U.S., and said it will choose a state in about a month.

It's Really Here: TV for Babies

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Most TV networks don’t target viewers any younger than four years old, but one channel is testing that boundary. BabyFirstTV aims its programming at children as young as six months, and it now reaches 50 million households.

Li Ka-shing Bets on Tech Startups

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Li Ka-shing’s venture-capital fund, run by his longtime companion Solina Chau, is accelerating investments from Israel to Silicon Valley.

Chinese Company Makes Lower Bid for PanAust

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A Chinese company made a reduced takeover bid for PanAust, valuing the miner at $859 million and indicating the world’s second-biggest economy is eager to take advantage of slumping commodity prices.

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