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  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    GM says facing multiple probes into recent recalls
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - General Motors is facing five different government probes in connection with its recent recalls, the automaker said in a regulatory filing on Thursday. GM said it is being inves (...)
  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    Is It the Search or the Search Result?
    Is content king? Or is it the delivery system? That's a question that a Guardian media columnist asked. He uses the widely publicized release of Beyoncé's latest album, back in December, as (...)
  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    Trend-setter Apple's stock split could bring out the copycats
    By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple has long been a trend-setter whose hot products attract imitators, and now its recent stock split might help revive a trend from the 1990s that has all but (...)
  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    Amazon launches grocery service for Prime members
    NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is taking aim at grocery stores and discounters like Wal-Mart with a grocery service that lets its Prime loyalty club members fill up to a 45-pound box with groceries and get (...)
  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    Apple, Google agree to settle antitrust lawsuit over hiring deals: filing
    By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Four major tech companies including Apple and Google have agreed to settle a large antitrust lawsuit over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley, according to a c (...)
  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    FDA OKs first-ever DNA alternative to Pap smear
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health regulators have cleared a genetic test from Roche as the first ever U.S.-approved alternative to the Pap smear, the decades-old mainstay of cervical cancer screening (...)
  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    In Disney's shadow, homeless families struggle
    KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — When they moved from Georgia to the theme park playground of central Florida four years ago, Anthony and Candice Johnson found work at a barbecue restaurant and a 7-Eleven. Th (...)
  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    FDA eases into regulating e-cigarettes
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government's move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown. (...)
  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    Manufacturers see better times for economy, jobs
    NEW YORK (AP) — Companies are finally starting to spend some of the cash they've been sitting on, and that could mean a stronger economy and more jobs are on the way. (...)
  • Yahoo! Business NewsApril 24 · Yahoo! Business News
    Central Asian Hydroelectric Water Wars Heat Up
    Given the discrepancies between downstream Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan's agrarian needs and upstream Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan's dreams of hydroelectric prosperity and export sal (...)