Thursday's Top News Headlines


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Latvia Takes Big Step Toward Joining Euro

Nintendo Cuts Wii U Sales Outlook

Apollo Bids $410 Million to Save Twinkies From Extinction

Ball Corp. Hikes Dividend by 30%

Fusion-IO Beats in Q2, but Guidance Disappoints

Potash Corp. Raises Dividend

Pioneer Natural Abandons Divestiture Attempt

Lockheed Announces $197 Million in Additional Rocket Contracts

Medtronic Launches Back Pain Trial

Jabil Circuit Picks New President, COO, and HR VP

FDA Approves Genzyme, Isis's Kynamro

Skyworks Beats Estimates on Q1 Revenue

JDS Uniphase Q2 Net Beats Expectations

Visa Declares Quarterly Dividend

Qualcomm Poaches Applied Materials' CFO to Replace its Own

Perfect World Launches "Neverwinter" Beta Weekends and Founder's Pack

AAR Wins Army Medical Logistics Contract

Monsanto Buys Agradis Assets

Scorpio Tankers Floats 30.7 Million New Shares

Obama's Jobs Council Shutting Down Today

Oil Falls on U.S. Unemployment Claims Data

U.S. Challenges Anheuser-Busch Merger

Boeing Says 787 Battery Issue Is Top Priority

Economic Jitters Compete With Obama Agenda

St. Jude Begins Renal Denervation Study

Pratt & Whitney Building Singapore Manufacturing Plant

FDA Approves Extended Use of Pfizer's Prevnar 13

Senate to Vote on Debt-Limit Increase

Jobless Claims Jump 11.5%

Employment Costs Up 0.5% for Q4

Euro Jumps to Another 14-Month High Against Dollar

Wal-Mart Curbs Ammo Sales to Address Supply Constraints

Fixed Mortgage Rates Spike

Fiscal Cliff Worries Helped Boost Personal Income 2.6% for December

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Now in 175 Countries

Chevron to Realign Its Gas and Midstream Business

Annaly Ups Offer for Rest of CreXus

Congress Sends Debt-Ceiling Bill to Obama

Chinese Hackers Reportedly Attack "The New York Times"

Sierra Nevada Partners with Lockheed Martin to Build Next-Gen Shuttle

Gold Prices Sink After Commerce Department Report

SunEdison Announces Chilean Solar Plant Deal

NASA Launches TDRS-K Comms Satellite

ACI Worldwide to Buy Online Resources for $127 Million

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