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Michael Levine Helped End Regulation of Airfares in U.S.

Michael Levine was a top official at the Civil Aeronautics Board in the late 1970s and helped phase out that regulatory body as airfares were deregulated. He died Feb. 3 at the age of 75......»»

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Trump to Meet With Health-Insurance Executives

President Donald Trump is planning to meet with health-insurance executives on Monday as the administration looks to encourage insurers to sign onto Republicans’ health-care overhaul efforts......»»

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Wireless Players Tout 5G as They Await Next Smartphone Wave

While wireless carriers battle each other by pushing unlimited data plans riding on their 4G networks, an industry gathering in Barcelona will be looking to the future......»»

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Buffett"s Berkshire Hathaway Reports Rise in Net Earnings

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. said fourth-quarter net earnings rose nearly 15%, boosted in part by the stock market’s end-of-year gains......»»

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World Trade Flows Grew at Slowest Pace Since Financial Crisis

International trade flows grew at the slowest pace since the financial crisis in 2016, but there were signs of a modest pickup as the year drew to a close......»»

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Hollywood Is Left Hanging as China Reins In Investments

China has been snapping up Hollywood companies in recent years, but as the government increases scrutiny of overseas investment, some pending deals face the threat of an unwelcome twist ending......»»

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Former SunEdison Executives File Whistleblower Lawsuits

Two former executives at SunEdison, the solar-power company that filed for bankruptcy protection last year, filed whistleblower lawsuits claiming they were fired after sounding the alarm about the company’s precarious finances......»»

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J.C. Penney Is Latest Retailer Forced to Downsize

J.C. Penney joins the list of retailers that will shrink to survive a shift away from traditional stores. The department-store chain said it would close up to 140 locations, even as it reported its first annual profit since 2010......»»

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Trump to Meet With Insurance Executives on Repeal of Affordable Care Act

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Tenet Healthcare Earnings: What to Watch

Hospital operator Tenet Healthcare Corp. is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter earnings Monday after markets close. Here’s what you need to know......»»

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Apple, Samsung Need to Dazzle in a Slow Market

For the two largest players in the smartphone business, Apple and Samsung, the goal this year is to restore some luster to their brands. Both saw smartphone sales fall for the first time in 2016......»»

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Volkswagen Sets New Pay Structure for Executives

Volkswagen unveiled a new pay structure for top management to quell investor ire over the big bonuses paid to leading executives in the wake of its emissions-cheating scandal......»»

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Capital-Control Policy Puts Brakes on Chinese Investment in Hollywood

China has been snapping up Hollywood companies in recent years, but as the government increases scrutiny of overseas investment, some pending deals face the threat of an unwelcome twist ending......»»

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Japanese Workers Unleash Their Inner Slacker---for a Day

Premium Friday’s goal is to improve productivity, reduce employee overwork and increase consumption. But will Japanese people take the bait?.....»»

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Software Bug at Web-Service Provider Causes Data Leaks

A software bug at Cloudflare that caused it to leak data has created a potential security headache for thousands of its corporate customers......»»

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Companies must continue to comply with SEC rules on disclosing “conflict minerals” and the ratio comparing executive pay to the median employee, an agency official said......»»

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Michael Levine Helped End Regulation of Airfares in the U.S.

Michael Levine was a top official at the Civil Aeronautics Board in the late 1970s and helped phase out that regulatory body as airfares were deregulated. He died Feb. 3 at the age of 75......»»

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FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Will Seek to Suspend Privacy Rule

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai said he would seek to roll back key portions of an Obama-era privacy rule that cable and wireless firms opposed as unfair......»»

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Japan Workers Unleash Their Inner Slacker---for a Day

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Modifying Fed Stock Rules Could Diminish Reserve Banks" Autonomy

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