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CEOs Cross The Pond As Walgreen And Alliance Boots Get Closer

In announcing a long-time Alliance Boots executive would be coming to the U.S , Walgreen (WAG) and its global partner are dispelling any notion their mega-deal will not happen as announced last year, executives say.<p>Walgreen and Alliance Boots are beginning to place key management in the U.S. and …

More Companies Encourage Workers To Volunteer, On The Clock

You're not likely to find many bankers wearing those old stereotypical green visors these days. But at U.S. Bank, some employees sport hairnets — at least when they're serving breakfast.<p>Every Friday morning, a group of U.S. Bank employees stands elbow to elbow at a Minneapolis soup kitchen, doling …

Salesforce tops Forbes innovation list again

Bay Area companies topped Forbes' list of the World's Most Innovative companies, taking three of the top 10 spots and six spots overall on the list of 100 companies, released by the business magazine Wednesday.<p>Salesforce.com, the San Francisco cloud computing company in sales software, was named …

LEGALIZED POT: Our Exclusive Look Inside America's Emerging Marijuana Industry

In Denver, Colorado, something is happening that has not occurred on U.S. soil for decades.<p>A hot commodity that many people love is completing the transition from a black market to a medicalized market to a fully legal market, something unseen in the United States since the repeal of the Eighteenth …

The Next Disaster Scenario Power Companies Are Preparing For

In the 10 years since sagging power lines in Ohio sparked a blackout across much of the Northeastern United States and Canada, utility engineers say they have implemented measures to prevent another such event in the country's electric grid.<p>But there is one disaster scenario for which the power …

Dollar falls as Fed banker warns against optimism of recovery

The dollar weakened for a second day after US central banker James Bullard cautioned against excessive optimism over the economy.<p>The dollar fell against 13 of its 16 major peers as Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis President James Bullard said policy makers should be careful in changing course based …

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Legendary Swaps Rights For 'Batman vs. Superman' to Get 'Interstellar' – /Film

Legendary’s exit from under the Warner Bros. umbrella is one of those insider Hollywood business deals that made waves in studio boardrooms, but not …

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Star Wars Episode 7 may see return of Emperor Palpatine

After the rumblings caused by lack of information at the recent D23 convention, Star Wars fans have seized on a new rumour over the reappearance of Emperor Palpatine in Disney's forthcoming Episode 7, to be directed by JJ Abrams.<p>According to the influential blog on the Latino Review, Palpatine is …

Kobe Bryant: Achilles feels 'good'

Kobe Bryant said Monday in the Philippines that his Achilles tendon is healing well.<p>"My tendon feels really, really good. I was really lucky," said …

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