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Wells Fargo fires 4 senior managers in sales…

Wells Fargo's board of directors said it is firing four senior managers as part of its investigation into the bank's sales practices scandal

Deal hunger sends food stocks higher; US indexes…

US stocks climb higher as major indexes continue to set all-time highs

Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million…

The two biggest security breaches in internet history will cost Yahoo at least $350 million

Macy's profit falls nearly 13 percent as sales…

Macy's, the nation's largest department store chain, says its earnings for the quarter that includes the holiday period dropped nearly 13 percent

Milo Yiannopoulos resigns as editor of Breitbart…

Milo Yiannopoulos has resigned as editor of Breitbart Tech after coming under fire from other conservatives over comments on sexual relationships between boys and older men

Burger King, Tim Hortons owner adding Popeyes to…

The Canadian parent company of Burger King and Tim Hortons is buying Popeyes

Vermont's Stowe Mountain Resort to be bought by…

Vermont's Stowe Mountain Resort is being purchased by the Colorado-based Vail Resorts for $50 million

Italy cabbies clash with riot police during…

Thousands of taxi drivers protesting legislation they say will favor Uber clashed with riot police Tuesday, intensifying a weeklong cab strike that has crippled transport in Rome, Milan and Turin

Eurozone economy seen running at near 6-year high

A survey has found that economic growth in the 19-country eurozone accelerated in February to reach the strongest pace in nearly six years

Wal-Mart earnings fall, but online sales surge

Wal-Mart says fourth-quarter earnings fell nearly 18 percent in the fourth quarter, dragged down by investments in e-commerce and its stores

Eiffel Tower view: Paris tourism rises after…

Tourism to Paris is showing signs of revival after a yearlong slump attributed to a string of deadly extremist attacks, weeks of violent labor protests, strikes and devastating floods

Dubai: Panel clears DP World of Djibouti…

Dubai's government says an arbitration tribunal has cleared port operator DP World of allegations of wrongdoing over its operation of an East African port

Greece calls on Germany to ease budget demands

Greece's government calls on Germany to drop what it described as "irrational" budget demands in Greece's bailout program, a day after agreeing with European creditors to resume talks on introducing new reforms

United, American begin selling cheaper…

United Airlines and American Airlines are selling new, cheaper 'basic economy' fares on flights to and from a few big airports

Court considers constitutionality of Ohio…

A federal appeals court plans to consider arguments over the constitutionality of Ohio's lethal injection process as the state hopes to start carrying out executions once again

Azerbaijan's leader names his wife as 1st vice…

Azerbaijan's president has appointed his wife as the first vice president of the ex-Soviet nation

Board: Puerto Rico to be hit with painful austerity measures

The newly appointed head of a federal control board that oversees Puerto Rico's finances is warning the U.S. territory will be hit with painful austerity measures in upcoming months

Romanian lawmakers scrap decree that eased graft…

Romania's parliament has endorsed a government order to scrap a decree that would have diluted the fight against corruption, a decree that had ignited mass street protests at home and wide criticism from abroad