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  • U.S. employers say CVS-Aetna deal would affect health-benefits decisions: survey
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    NEW YORK (Reuters) - CVS Corp’s proposed purchase of Aetna Inc will affect decision-making by a majority of large and mid-size U.S. corporations on employee health benefits, a survey by benefits consultant Aon Plc found. ... Read more »
  • Thai Bev's unit seeks to buy a near $5 billion stake in Sabeco
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    Ho CHI MINH CITY/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Vietnam's trade ministry said on Sunday that Vietnam Beverage Co Ltd, a unit of Thai Beverage , was the only investor seeking to buy all shares of Vietnamese brewer Sabeco on offer worth nearly $5 billion. ... Read more »
  • Second bitcoin futures debut could lure volume to wild market
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    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bitcoin investors expect futures volumes to perk up when CME Group Inc, the world's largest derivatives exchange operator, launches its own contract to wager on the cryptocurrency on Sunday. ... Read more »
  • CSX CEO Harrison dies months into railroad's turnaround effort
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    NEW YORK (Reuters) - CSX Corp Chief Executive Hunter Harrison has died, the freight railway operator said on Saturday, just a few days after announcing that the veteran rail executive hired earlier this year to boost its profits had taken a medical leave of absence. ... Read more »
  • U.S. renewable energy industry relieved as Republicans keep tax credits
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    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. renewable energy industry expressed relief after a compromise Republican tax bill released late on Friday preserved key tax credits that had been at risk of being removed, but it raised concerns about a provision that may threaten investment in the sector. ... Read more »
  • U.S. labor board adopts business-friendly 'micro union' test
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    (Reuters) - A U.S. labor agency on Friday made it tougher for workers to form so-called micro unions made up of small groups of a company's employees, reversing an Obama-era decision that had been sharply criticized by companies. ... Read more »
  • U.S. Justice Department, AT&T settlement talks failed: court filing
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    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice and AT&T Inc have held unsuccessful settlement talks over the wireless and pay-TV company's bid to buy movie and TV show maker Time Warner Inc , the two sides said in a court filing on Friday. ... Read more »
  • P&G appoints Peltz to board despite losing proxy battle
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    (Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co said it appointed Nelson Peltz to its board despite the activist investor narrowly losing a months-long proxy fight, the biggest ever involving a U.S. company. ... Read more »
  • Healthcare draws election-year worry, but 2016 repeat not seen
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    NEW YORK (Reuters) - With another election year looming, investors in the healthcare sector are wary the coming months could reopen wounds suffered during the 2016 U.S. presidential race. ... Read more »
  • Tesla largely responsible for slide in U.S. home solar sales
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    (Reuters) - After years of double-digit growth, home solar installations in the United States are poised to fall for the first time this year, according to a report released on Thursday by GTM Research. ... Read more »