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Microsoft Acquires MetricsHub

MGIC Floats New Stock and Convertible Notes

Pfizer Gets 18 More Months of Celebrex Patent Protection

Walgreen Sees Dip in February Sales

Samsung Galaxy S IV Launches March 14

Obama Reaches Out to Congressional Republicans

Chavez Death Brings Uncertainty, Hope to Oil Patch

Staples Raises Dividend 9%

Private Survey Shows Steady Job Gains in February

Ex-BP Rig Supervisor Testifies at Gulf Spill Trial

Raytheon Contract Grows to $656.7 Million in Value

Northrop Wins $93 Million in Pentagon Contracts

Pentagon Spending $1.4 Billion on New Warships

Lockheed Nabs Nearly $173 Million in Pentagon Projects

Dollar Rises a Day After Dow Hits Record

SOHU Denies It's Going Private. Shares Plunge

European Regulators Fine Microsoft Over Internet Browser Choice

Boeing Wins $81.5 Million in Defense Contracts

AIG Launches New Unit to Invest in Home Loans

SAIC, Textron Among Those Getting Pentagon Contracts

Department of Justice Clears MetroPCS and T-Mobile Merger

Apple Brings iBooks to Japan

Zoltek Rebuffs Move to Replace Board Members

House OKs Bill to Avoid Government Shutdown

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