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How Gene Editing Just Got Rocked by Major Patent Ruling

The possibilities around gene editing are almost endless. Some of the goals and hopes around gene editing sound like they were pulled right out of a science fiction or futuristic ...
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4 Big Banks to Buy May Have Big Piles of Money If Regulation Relief Comes

It never fails when we have a crisis in America. The tendency for the governing or regulating bodies isn’t to try to get things from over-exuberant back to the mean, ...
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6 Fiat Chrysler Models in List of Cars With Most Safety Complaints

A list of the top 10 car models that receive the most customer complaints about safety issues includes eight models built by two of the Detroit three. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: ...
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Rite Aid Merger Tank: Lessons From Staples & Office Depot Merger Failure

When pending mergers take too long to close due to regulatory reviews, it is not unusual for investors to get burned. That is now the case for investors who were banking on ...
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Trump and Boeing, Brexit and UK Airlines: Damage Report

President Donald Trump's first week in office was certainly eventful. The way the week ended, with thousands of Americans protesting Trump's executive order on immigration and travel, was probably not ...
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Time Warner Shares Set to Drop a Third If Trump Blocks AT&T Merger

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) CEO Randall Stephenson says he does not believe there is any reason for Time Warner Inc. (NYSE: TWX) to sell CNN as part of a deal ...
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Is Fiat Chrysler in the Same Emissions Mess as Volkswagen?

It turns out that Volkswagen may not have been the only car company that in the wrong on emissions. Reports that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) is now being ...
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10 Dangers of Self-Driving Cars

If every vehicle on U.S. streets and highways were fully loaded with self-driving (autonomous) technology, and if that technology were perfect, the country's roads would undoubtedly be much safer and ...
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Could a Privatized US Postal Service Follow on Cancelled Staples Contract?

In 2013, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) contracted with Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) to provide postal services in about 500 Staples stores. The reaction from the American Postal Workers Union ...
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2016 Air Cargo Improves, but Trump a Wild Card for 2017

Air cargo volume increased by 6.9% year over year in November, on top of a 6.2% increase posted in October, according to data reported Wednesday by WorldACD Market Data. While ...
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5 Financial Giants Still Trading Under Book Value

As 2016 comes to an end, it is important to first look back and consider what has taken place and then to look forward to what may come in 2017. ...
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Endo International Is America’s Least Successful Company of 2016

Among U.S.-listed public companies, the worst performers over the course of a year are certain to include several biotech firms. Some biotechs also may appear on a list of the ...
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Automakers Catch a Break on Fuel Economy Rules

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) today announced that it is postponing a sharp increase in penalties for automakers found to be in noncompliance with federal corporate average fuel-economy ...
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Fiat Chrysler Faces Another Recall for Roll-Away Complaints

The U.S. National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) is investigating complaints that up to 1 million more Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) vehicles may roll away, even after the ...
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FDIC Keeps Operating on Smaller Budgets

Banks and regulations may have yet another boost coming their way in 2017, on top of higher interest rates and lower regulations proposed by the Trump administration. The Federal Deposit ...
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