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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Fox Business

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced To Five Years In Prison For Shooting Girlfriend: Reports

1 hour 29 minutes ago
Paralympian gold medalist Oscar Pistorius on Tuesday in South Africa was sentenced to serve five years in prison for shooting his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, to death.

Samsung's Galaxy phones cleared to handle classified US government data

2 hours 47 minutes ago
Samsung Electronics Co. says some of its Galaxy mobile devices were approved to use with classified U.S. government networks and data.

The meaning of 'organic' can be fuzzy for personal care items, cleaners and textiles

3 hours 4 minutes ago
There's a strict set of standards for organic foods.

With Galaxy Note 4, embattled Samsung seeks chance to rectify missteps

3 hours 48 minutes ago
The latest version of Samsung's popular big-screen Galaxy Note has gone on sale at a crucial time for the South Korean company as it suffers a rapid decline in profit from its global smartphone business.

US commerce secretary urges Japan to be bolder in opening its markets as trade pact talks lag

4 hours 32 minutes ago
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker has urged Japan to be bolder in opening its markets to help reach a deal on a pan-Pacific trade agreement.

Asian stocks lower after China growth slows less than feared, foiling hopes for more stimulus

4 hours 35 minutes ago
Asian stock markets drifted lower Tuesday after China reported its weakest economic growth in five years while Japan's benchmark dropped as investors cashed in gains from a 4 percent surge the previous day.

U.S. Stock-index Futures Point To Early Tuesday Losses

5 hours 16 minutes ago
U.S. stock-index futures suggested losses at the Tuesday open, with the weakness coinciding with a pullback in much of Asia.

A list of larger merchants taking Apple Pay

5 hours 18 minutes ago
More than 200,000 payment locations in the U.S. are equipped to accept so-called contactless payments, including Apple Pay.

Review: Tapping away with Apple Pay; retailers are key to wide acceptance

5 hours 32 minutes ago
If there ever comes a day I can ditch my wallet and use my phone to pay for everything, I'll look back to my first purchase through Apple Pay: a Big Mac and medium fries for $5.44.

Staples Reportedly Investigating Credit-card Data Break

6 hours 11 minutes ago
Staples Inc. is investigating a "potential issue" involving credit-card fraud, news reports cited security blogger Brian Krebbs as saying Monday.

Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta Dead At 82

Yesterday
Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta died Monday evening at the age of 82, reports said.

Cost of making 3 'Hobbit' movies rises to $745 million as epic sets new spending benchmarks

Yesterday
The movie trilogy "The Hobbit" has so far cost nearly three-quarters of a billion dollars to make as the epic continues to set new benchmarks for studio spending.

China Data Show Slowing, But Markets Cheer The Numbers

Yesterday
Chinese economic data out Tuesday showed slowing, but stocks mostly improved as some of the numbers were better than expected.

America says no to cappuccino-flavored potato chips, greenlights wasabi ginger

Yesterday
America has rejected the idea of cappuccino-flavored Lay's potato chips.

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