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An 87-year-old millionaire buried treasure in the Rockies—and he’s offered one main clue

Somewhere in the Rockies, in the roughly 1,000 miles between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Canadian border, may be a treasure chest worth millions. …

Archaeology

A local’s guide to Chicago: 10 top tips

The city’s bars and music scene are among the most vibrant in the US. And with Lake Michigan beaches to relax on and two new budget flights from the UK, now is the time to go<p>Traditionally overshadowed by coastal powerhouses New York City and Los Angeles, Chicago is on the rise, with a record 55 …

Travel

Fan gets Seahawks prosthetic eye

Bill VandenBush has something no other Seattle fan can lay claim to: A Seahawks eyeball.<p>The 64-year-old Vietnam vet, who says he lost his right eye …

Darren Rovell

Novartis to buy GlaxoSmithKline cancer unit for up to $16 billion

Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis AG announced a series of multibillion-dollar deals Tuesday with other major pharmaceutical companies that it said would reduce sales but boost profitability, while affecting some 15,000 of its employees globally.<p>The Basel, Switzerland-based company said it has …

28 Stocks That Could Double In Two Years, No Matter What The Market Does

Business-focused social network LinkedIn, retailer Lumber Liquidators, growing ETF power WisdomTree Investments, cloud-based enterprise software company Workday and 3D-printing outfit 3D Systems don’t have much in common. Except for the fact that analysts from Jefferies think all five could see …

Mercedes Head: Tesla Has No Network, Limited Potential

Tesla, the darling of car guys and Silicon Valley first-adopters alike, has not charmed quite everyone, it seems.<p>Today at the New York Auto Show Mercedes-Benz USA head Steve Cannon criticized Elon Musk’s electric-powered automaker for having “no network” and “little shops that don’t have service …

Interest rates 'to rise sharply next year' as wages grow

Treasury survey of City economists finds interest rates expected to match rise in wages and jobs, potentially climbing to 1.75 per cent next year<p>Interest rates are expected to rise sharply next year, experts have predicted, as official figures heralded the end of the squeeze on wages.<p>A Treasury …

SodaStream Pops 11% on Minority Stake Sale Buzz

Shares of SodaStream International (SODA) climbed 11% Wednesday morning after an Israeli newspaper reported the household soda-machine maker is huddling with large soft-drink producers over a minority stake sale<p>The deal speculation comes months after Coca-Cola (KO) shook up the beverage industry by …

Russia mulls lawsuit against U.S. in WTO over sanctions | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is looking at the possibility of filing a lawsuit against the United States in the World Trade Organisation over sanctions hitting Russian banks, Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said on Wednesday, according to Russian news agencies.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) …

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