New York Sues to Block Early Withdrawal of Alzheimer's Drug

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A plan by Actavis to withdraw its Alzheimer's treatment early in favor of a new extended-release version is aimed at protecting the company's profits, according to a suit from the state of New York.

Budweiser, a Big Sponsor, Criticizes NFL

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Anheuser-Busch said it was disappointed and increasingly concerned by the NFL's handling of recent incidents, which the brewer said "have overshadowed" the league's season.

UAW Ends Two-Tier Wages at Lear

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The United Auto Workers union managed to eliminate a controversial two-tier wage structure at U.S. auto supplier Lear Corp. in contract talks.

Nonunion American Customer-Service Workers Vote to Join Union

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Nonunion American customer-service agents and reservationists voted to join a union coalition that already represents their peers at US Airways, after an earlier, pre-merger vote by the American employees fell short.

Head of GM's Cadillac Brand Plans Revival

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The new head of General Motors Co.'s Cadillac luxury brand says he intends to slash inventories of unsold sedans in the U.S., push to reduce the number of dealerships and expand the portfolio of models.

Boeing Takes Lead to Build Space Taxi

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Boeing appears positioned to beat out SpaceX for the bulk of a multibillion-dollar NASA contract to ferry astronauts to and from orbit.

Russia's Mail.Ru Buys Rest of VKontakte

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One of Russia's top Internet companies, Mail.Ru Group, bought the remaining 48% stake in the country's most popular social network VKontakte for $1.47 billion.

Wynn Wins Bidding on Boston Casino

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Casino developer Wynn Resorts Ltd. won a long-fought competition to build a $1.6 billion gambling resort just outside Boston, just as voters are getting ready to decide whether to repeal legalized casino gambling in November.

German Taxi Drivers to Appeal Uber Ruling

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German taxi drivers will appeal a decision by a Frankfurt court removing a nationwide ban on Uber UberPop service, the drivers' association said.

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