At The Motley Fool, we know our readers like to be informed. Here's a quick look at today's most relevant financial news, boiled down to what you need to know. In today's video, we cover the following:

  • Coca-Cola (NYSE: KO) found traces of an unapproved fungicide in its orange juice and the juice of a competitor.
  • Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) will hold a press event next week, where some believe it may reveal details of a digital textbook venture.
  • Xbox maker Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) is investigating a mass suicide attempt at one of its Xbox assembly plants in China.

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