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REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Nike swooshes in with $300M to keep Durant

Under Armour had its man. It was about to sign basketball superstar Kevin Durant to a 10-year, $285 million endorsement deal. Fat chance.

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BP oil spill, Gulf of Mexico, oil rig, smoke, ships

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Halliburton in $1.1 billion oil spill settlement

Halliburton will pay $1.1 billion to settle lawsuits stemming from the worst oil spill in U.S. history.

The settlement, which is subject to approval by federal authorities in Louisiana, resolves most of the legal claims that Halliburton is facing…

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Bacon cheese stuffed crust Pizza Hut

Pizza Hut

Pizza Hut unveils bacon-and-cheese stuffed crust

Everyone loves bacon. And cheese. But stuffed into a pizza crust?

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The Washington Post

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Bezos picks new Washington Post publisher

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos acquired The Washington Post newspaper and website one year ago, but in some ways his period of ownership is just about to begin.

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Zingerman's Deli named 11th best sandwich shop in U.S.

This news makes us very, very hungry.

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Kraft Singles cheese

Kraft

Kraft recalls more than 7,500 cases of cheese

Kraft Foods Group has announced a recall of more than 7,500 cases of its popular single-slice American cheese.

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Gear 2 smartwatch

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Before the iWatch there was...

After years hovering in the vapor, little more than a dream for Apple fanatics everywhere, the elusive iWatch may be days away from becoming a reality. But it will hardly be the first smartwatch to hit the market.

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Family Dollar

From Family Dollar

Dollar General raises bid for Family Dollar

There's a new skirmish in the fierce takeover battle among dollar-store rivals. Dollar General, the industry leader, has raised its bid for Family Dollar slightly, to about $9.1 billion from its prior $9 billion offer.

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Milwaukee Fast food strike

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Fast-food workers plan nationwide protest

The campaign to get fast-food workers paid at least $15 a hour resumes later this week.

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