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  • Family Dollar rejects Dollar General offer

    Family Dollar rejects Dollar General offer

    | 08/21/14 02:10 PM

    Family Dollar has rejected a takeover bid from dollar-store competitor Dollar General, saying it would be too hard for the deal to pass antitrust regulators. Family Dollar's board said it supports...
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  • Stocks move higher; S&P 500 at record high

    Stocks move higher; S&P 500 at record high

    | 08/21/14 01:55 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were on pace for a fourth straight day of gains Thursday, putting the Standard & Poor's 500 index on track to beat its record high close set last month. Investors were...
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  • Airline group forecasts uptick in Labor Day travel

    | 08/21/14 01:14 PM

    A trade group for the nation's big airlines predicts that air travel over the Labor Day weekend will rise 2 percent from the same holiday last year. If correct, the forecast would be more good...
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