- Winners and losers of the demise of the big Comcast deal
NEW YORK (AP) — In the aftermath of Comcast's decision to walk away from buying Time Warner Cable, some winners and losers are emerging.
- Comcast abandons Time Warner Cable bid after gov't pushback
NEW YORK (AP) — What killed Comcast's $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable? Regulators' desire to protect the Internet video industry that is reshaping TV.
- Starbucks: Computer outage fixed; stores reopen Saturday
SEATTLE (AP) — A computer outage hit thousands of Starbucks stores, and some gave away free drinks before many closed early to the dismay of caffeine-craving patrons.
- Eurozone hopes Greek criticism will bear fruit
RIGA, Latvia (AP) — Greece's European creditors expressed the hope Saturday that the criticism the country's finance minister faced over his failure to present an economic reform plan on time will prompt a positive response soon.
- Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns
NEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer worries and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.
- What could McDonald's do to fix its business?
NEW YORK (AP) — When it comes to McDonald's, everyone seems to have an opinion about what the company needs to do differently.
- Stocks rise on tech earnings; Nasdaq adds to record
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks advanced slightly Friday as investors cheered the quarterly results of three large technology companies: Google, Microsoft and Amazon.
- Oil, gas, power, prices: big themes from energy meeting
HOUSTON (AP) — In the year since the energy industry last gathered for its big annual confab in Houston, prices for oil and natural gas took a dive that few, if anyone, saw coming.
- Cheaper fuel has airlines soaring to record profits
DALLAS (AP) — For airlines, the record profits keep coming, thanks to cheaper jet fuel.
- Durable goods orders up, but business investment falls again
WASHINGTON (AP) — Purchases of long-lasting manufactured goods in March jumped by the largest amount in eight months, but a closer look at the details reveals that businesses kept pruning their investment plans in the face of a softening U.S. economy.
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