Blame It on the World Cup
The World Cup's cheers of victory and cries of defeat were echoed by executives as they examined second-quarter results. Companies selling TVs, sports drinks and snacks scored, but makers of washing machines lost out.
For Coke in U.S., No Opportunity Too Small
Coca-Cola can no longer lean on its foreign markets for reliable growth, which means it must turn around its U.S. business. That won't be easy, as Americans are drinking less soda.
Surprise Bidder Enters Battle for T-Mobile US
The slow-moving mating dance between Sprint and T-Mobile US got a jolt when France's Iliad made a buyout offer of its own for T-Mobile US, setting up a clash between two of the global telecom industry's brashest titans.
Alibaba Invests $120 Million in Mobile Gaming Firm
Alibaba Group Holding is backing another California startup, announcing a $120 million strategic investment in gaming company Kabam Inc. and a partnership to publish and distribute its free-to-play mobile games.
Energy Firms Get Tax Deferrals
The U.S. energy boom is producing a little-noticed side effect: American oil and gas companies are paying less in federal income taxes, thanks to investment incentives that allow for billions of dollars in tax deferrals.
Tesla Loss Widens on Spending for Next Model
Electric car maker Tesla Motors said its second-quarter loss doubled to $62 million on higher spending for overhead and R&D even as deliveries of its Model S sedan hit a new high.
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The 30th Annual Blair County National Night Out
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Adam Conrad - Real...
Dell Computer Monitor
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Nissan Factory Alloy Wheels
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