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Pentagon Awards $345 Million in Contracts Monday

Microsoft's Buying Some Blue Horseshoe Technology

Disney's "Lone Ranger" No Match for "Despicable Me 2" at the Box Office

Intuitive Surgical License Deal Sends Luna Shares to the Moon

Barnes & Noble CEO Resigns

Washington Post Co. to Invest in

Amazon Publishing Launches Original Line of Comics

Sprint Acquires Clearwire After Stockholders Approve Merger

Nordic American Tankers Makes It 64 in a Row

2 More Proxy Services Back Dell Sale to Michael Dell

Flowers Foods Gets OK to Acquire Hostess Breads and Bakeries

Regulatory Costs Prompt FirstEnergy to Shut Down Coal Power Plants

Sturm, Ruger Expanding Manufacturing Capacity

Netflix, CBS Extend Licensing Deal

FLY Leasing Increases Credit Line for Aircraft Purchases

IBM to Acquire Another Cloud Solutions Provider

Royal Dutch Shell Names New CEO

Alaska Airlines Raises Fees, Stock Jumps

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