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Facing Carl Icahn's Buyout Talk, Netflix Adopts "Poison Pill" Plan

France Told to Give Slow Economy "Shock" Therapy

Oil Price Fluctuates Near $85 Ahead of U.S. Election

SEC Wraps Up Groupon Inquiry

Novartis Cancer Drug Gets Another EU OK

N.Y. Goes After Hurricane Profiteers

ISM: Overall Manufacturing Activity Expanded

Ebix Denies Bloomberg Report of SEC Probe

Goldman Sachs Reduces Number of Partners

Relief at Pump Ahead for New York Drivers

Greek Unions Start Three Days of Anti-Austerity Action

Grains Futures Mostly Fall, Livestock Prices Mixed

Price of Gold Rises Ahead of Election Day

Instagram Expands to the Web

Stifel Financial Corp. to Buy KBW

Marathon Enters $500M Accelerated Stock Buyback

Dollar Rises to Two-Month High Against Euro

Federal Judge in Wisconsin Dismisses Apple Lawsuit