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Beer battle: AB InBev urges SABMiller to accept takeover

It looks like Bud brewer AB InBev is gearing up to go hostile in its bid to buy rival SABMiller.

The board of SABMiller spurned a cash proposal worth $104 billion on Wednesday, saying it wasn't high enough.

So Anheuser-Busch InBev on Thursday appealed ...

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UAW reaches tentative agreement with Fiat Chrysler

The United Auto Workers union bargaining committee reached a tentative agreement with Fiat Chrysler on Wednesday. The last-minute deal, at least for now, averts a strike by 40,000 workers.

The agreement "addresses our members' principal concerns about...

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Report: Iran-based hackers spy using LinkedIn

A group of suspected Iranian hackers are using a sophisticated network of fake LinkedIn profiles to spy on unsuspecting targets worldwide -- including the U.S. -- according to a new report.

The fake personas fell into two groups: one set that were ful...

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Fantasy sports fans wonder if the games are rigged

Are fantasy sports rigged?

That's what millions of fantasy players are wondering after it was revealed this week that a DraftKings employee won $350,000 in a weekly NFL contest on rival FanDuel. That same employee had access to company data that could...

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SABMiller rejects AB InBev's takeover bid, but 'Bud-Miller' is not over yet

It's not clear whether the latest beer merger effort has gone flat or may still have some fizz.

The world's biggest brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev is pursuing its chief rival SABMiller, in an attempt to create a super brewery.

SABMiller is playing hard to...



273,000 union workers face pension cuts

Pension benefits for retirees used to be untouchable, but thousands of former workers are being told that their monthly checks could take a hit.


Reddit launches Upvoted, a new news site

Reddit seems to be getting tired of losing out to other media companies on stories generated by its massive online community.

So it created Upvoted, which launched Tuesday. The site contains original stories, videos, and graphics created by an indepen...

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ESPN ends DraftKings-sponsored segments

ESPN said Tuesday that it's pulling on-air segments sponsored by one of the companies implicated in a possible scandal that's rocked the billion dollar world of fantasy sports.

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Cracks emerge in US oil boom

The American energy boom is finally showing some cracks from the crash in oil prices.

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D.C. considers US' most generous paid leave policy

For many American workers, taking time off to have a child or care for a sick family member means not getting paid.

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