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Thermo Fisher selling some assets to GE for $1.06B

01/06/2014 6:48am
Scientific instrument maker Thermo Fisher is selling its cell culture, gene modulation and magnetic beads businesses to a General Electric Co. division for approximately $1.06 billion.

Russia's first WTO dispute targets EU duties

01/06/2014 7:00am
Russia has filed its first trade dispute before the World Trade Organization, complaining about the European Union's anti-dumping duties.

T-Mobile to buy spectrum licenses from Verizon

01/06/2014 7:03am
T-Mobile said Monday that it's reached deals to buy spectrum licenses from Verizon Wireless for $2.37 billion in cash, allowing it to improve certain kinds of cellular service in markets across the U.S.

UK regulators to investigate Co-op bank leaders

01/06/2014 9:30am
British regulators launched investigations Monday into the troubled Co-operative Bank, whose former chairman was filmed allegedly buying drugs in a sting by a tabloid newspaper.

Boeing 787 deliveries beat goal last year

01/06/2014 9:41am
Boeing delivered 65 of its 787s last year, even though deliveries were halted for a four months because of battery problems.

Verso Paper buying NewPage in $1.4 billion deal

01/06/2014 10:01am
Coated papers maker Verso Paper is buying NewPage Holdings Inc. in a deal valued at $1.4 billion including debt.

Tips for surviving massive flight cancellations

01/06/2014 11:36am
A wave of snowstorms and bitter cold temperatures has caused headaches for hundreds of thousands of fliers whose flights have been canceled. In the past three days, more than 8,000 flights in the United States have been canceled, according to flight tracking site On Monday alone, 1 out of every 10 domestic flights never took off.

Men's Wearhouse boosts bid for Jos. A. Bank

01/06/2014 12:07pm
Despite rebuked overtures on both sides, The Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank could wind up together for better or worse.

Glance: Men's Wearhouse and Jos A Bank

01/06/2014 2:49pm
Men's Wearhouse sweetened its offer for rival Jos. A. Bank on Monday to $1.61 billion. Here's a look at how the two men's clothing companies stack up:

Most senators vote to OK Yellen to lead Fed

01/06/2014 4:08pm
A majority of senators have voted to confirm Janet Yellen as the first woman to lead the Federal Reserve.

Delta retires last DC-9, oldest plane in US fleet

01/06/2014 5:04pm
Delta Air Lines is retiring its last DC-9s, the oldest passenger plane in the fleet of the big U.S. airlines.

Utes named in Top 50 valuable teams report

01/06/2014 5:11pm
The University of Utah's football program was named one of the 50 most valuable teams in the country, according to a new report.

JetBlue, Southwest halt some flights amid freeze

01/06/2014 6:08pm
JetBlue Airways stopped all scheduled flights to and from New York and Boston on Monday, and Southwest ground to a halt in Chicago as airlines dealt with a blast of freezing temperatures that caused massive cancelations and delays.

3 challenges awaiting Yellen as next Fed chairman

01/06/2014 10:03pm
Janet Yellen, confirmed Monday evening to succeed Ben Bernanke as chairman of the Federal Reserve, will confront numerous challenges when she begins the job Feb. 1. Here is a look at three of them.

Janet Yellen, next Fed chairman, at a glance

01/06/2014 10:05pm
NAME _ Janet L. Yellen