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  1. Boeing shares slip after first 'underperform' rating since 2009Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:39:24 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Boeing Co shares slipped 1.3 percent on Tuesday after a pair of downgrades from highly ranked analysts, including one who cut the stock outlook to "underperform." More...
  2. U.S. construction spending hits highest level in 5-1/2 yearsTue, 02 Sep 2014 10:12:40 -0400
    WASHINGTON, Sept 2 (Reuters) - U.S. construction spending rebounded strongly to hit its highest level in more than 5-1/2 years in July as private construction increased and state and local government outlays surged, in a further sign of vigor in the economy. More...
  3. Wall Street little changed after August rally, dataTue, 02 Sep 2014 12:06:37 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks held near the unchanged mark on Tuesday as investors digested the latest batch of solid economic reports on the heels of the strongest monthly performance for the S&P since February. More...
  4. Dollar General sweetens Family Dollar bid, may go hostileTue, 02 Sep 2014 11:20:20 -0400
    (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp raised its bid for Family Dollar Stores Inc to $9.1 billion, and warned it may turn hostile and appeal directly to shareholders if the new offer was rejected. More...
  5. U.S. court revives shareholder lawsuit vs. Allergan over BotoxTue, 02 Sep 2014 12:09:03 -0400
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday revived a shareholder lawsuit against Allergan Inc over allegations that the company improperly marketed and labeled the cosmetic drug Botox. More...
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  1. Bullish U.S. manufacturing, construction data bolster growth outlookTue, 02 Sep 2014 11:58:03 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. manufacturing activity increased to its highest level in nearly 3-1/2 years in August and construction spending rebounded strongly in July, in further signs of vigor in the economy. More...
  2. EU proposes tough sanctions on Moscow as Ukraine rebels advanceTue, 02 Sep 2014 12:13:32 -0400
    BRUSSELS/KIEV (Reuters) - European officials proposed sweeping new sanctions on Tuesday to starve Russia's companies of capital and technology as punishment for Moscow's intervention in Ukraine, where Kiev officials said Russia was bolstering an "invasion" force. More...
  3. Dollar General sweetens Family Dollar bid, may go hostileTue, 02 Sep 2014 11:20:20 -0400
    (Reuters) - Dollar General Corp raised its bid for Family Dollar Stores Inc to $9.1 billion, and warned it may turn hostile and appeal directly to shareholders if the new offer was rejected. More...
  4. Relatives of captured Iraqi soldiers storm parliament: witnessesTue, 02 Sep 2014 12:03:24 -0400
    BAGHDAD (Reuters) - More than 100 relatives of Iraqi soldiers captured by Islamic State fighters broke into parliament armed with sticks, metal bars and stones on Tuesday to demand news of them, witnesses said. More...
  5. Israel raises alarm over Islamist militants on its frontiersTue, 02 Sep 2014 11:17:32 -0400
    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's frontier with Syria, where militants have kidnapped 45 U.N. peacekeepers, has become a magnet for Islamist activity and Israel itself is now a target, the defense minister and security analysts said on Tuesday. More...
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