Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies at 82

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Oscar de la Renta, a renowned American fashion designer famed for his glamorous red-carpet gowns and smart suits for ladies who lunch, died Monday at the age of 82.

Staples Warns of Possible Data Breach

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Staples may be the latest retailer to be hacked, as the office-supply chain said it is investigating a possible card data breach.

Tributes Pour in for Total's Christophe de Margerie

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Political and business leaders expressed their sadness at the sudden death of Total Chief Executive Christophe de Margerie.

Kimberly-Clark To Cut Up To 1,300 Jobs

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Kimberly-Clark said it plans to cut up to 1,300 jobs as part of a restructuring initiative to cut costs, while also reporting a 2.9% increase in third-quarter earnings.

Total CEO Saw Future Involved Risk

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Chief Executive Christophe de Margerie, who died in a plane crash in Moscow, moved the company away from reliance on safe but depleted European fields, to riskier, potentially more profitable climes.

Air Bag Maker Falls on U.S. Warning

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Shares of Japanese supplier of automotive air bags implicated in deaths plunge 23% after U.S. regulators urge drivers to ‘act immediately’ to fix the bags.

Verizon Boosted by Tablet Growth

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Verizon said it added 1.52 million of its most lucrative long-term wireless contracts in the third quarter, again driven by a surge in tablet connections.

Apple's iCloud Is Under Attack in China

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Apple’s iCloud service for users in mainland China has been hit by an attack that could allow perpetrators to intercept and see usernames, passwords and other personal data, activists and security analysts said.

Canadian Pacific Earnings Climb

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Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. said its third-quarter net income and revenue hit record levels on the back of a 74% surge in revenue from crude oil shipments. However, results fell shy of analyst expectations.

Reynolds American Profit Rises

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Reynolds American said cigarette volumes slipped again, but revenue and profit grew thanks in part to higher prices. The results topped analysts’ expectations.

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