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Chick-fil-A Opening NYC Outpost in National Push

By Candice Choi | Oct 2
Chick-fil-A is opening an outpost in New York City on Saturday, marking a high-profile milestone in its push to become a bigger national player.

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Massachusetts Nuclear Power Plant to Close by 2019

CORPORATE | By Mark Pratt | Oct 13
The owners of the beleaguered Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth announced Tuesday that they will close the plant by June 2019 because it's becoming too expense to run.

Johnson & Johnson Board Approves $10 Billion Buyback Plan

Johnson & Johnson said Tuesday that its board of directors approved a $10 billion stock buyback plan.

World's Biggest Beer Makers Agree to Join Forces

CORPORATE | By Raf Casert and Pan Pylas | Oct 13
The world's top two beer makers agreed Tuesday to join forces to create a company that would control nearly a third of the global market and bring together top U.S. brands Budweiser and Miller Genuine Draft.

Gap Inc. Shares Fall as Banana Republic Continues to Falter

FINANCE | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Oct 13
The creative director for Gap's Banana Republic brand is stepping down after 18 months in that role.

Angus Deaton Wins Nobel Economics Prize for Work on Poverty

FINANCE | By Malin Rising and Nathalie Rotschild | Oct 12
Princeton University's Angus Deaton won the Nobel prize in economics Monday for his wide ranging work on consumption that's helped redefine the way poverty is measured around the world.

High-tech Firm's Plans to Make Drones in NY Spark Questions

CORPORATE | By Frank Eltman | Oct 12
A plan to manufacture solar-powered drones at a suburban New York site that once made fighter jets for the U.S. military is sparking questions about whether the aircraft will be used to beam Internet service.

Court: Hot Yoga's Sequence of Poses Can't Be Copyrighted

LEGAL | By Sudhin Thanawala | Oct 11
The founder of a popular form of yoga that is performed in a room heated to more than 100 degrees lost a court appeal Thursday to copyright a sequence of 26 poses and two breathing exercises.

GM Recalls SUVs, Tells Owners Not to Use Windshield Wipers

General Motors is telling owners of some SUVs not to use their windshield wipers because an electrical short could cause the wiper motor to catch fire.

Unusual Bedtime Picture Book a Self-Publishing Success Story

CORPORATE | By Leanne Italie | Oct 11
You may have heard of Roger. He's the little rabbit in a new bedtime book that can't go to sleep, RIGHT NOW.

US Treasury Secretary Blames Congress for Debt Limit Delays

FINANCE | By Joshua Goodman | Oct 10
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew admonished Congress on Thursday for not moving fast enough to raise the government borrowing limit at a time of heightened fragility in the global economy.

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