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Target Kicks Off "Black Friday" 3 Hours Earlier

Annaly Offers to Buy Crexus

Leucadia National to Buy Jefferies Group

Microsoft's "Halo 4" Generates $220 Million in First 24 Hours on Sale

Microsoft Loses Windows Division Chief

Sherwin-Williams to Buy Mexican Paint and Coatings Company

Pandit to Receive $6.65 Million "Incentive Award" From Citi

Tesla Model S Named "Motor Trend" Car of the Year

Apple Reportedly Paid $21 Million to Use Swiss Federal Railways Clockface

Mortgage Delinquency Rate Drops

2 Generics of Pfizer's Revatio OK'd

AAA: Thanksgiving Travel to Increase a Tad

EU Hammers Out Banking, Budget Fixes

Canada Views U.S. Oil Boom as Wakeup Call

Euro Slips Against Dollar

U.S. Ran $120 Billion Deficit in October

BP Settles Disputes With Russian Partner AAR

Chinese Leaders Get on the Social-Media Wagon

Atlantic City Casinos Still Feeling Superstorm Sandy's Impact

Clean Energy Fuels Partners With GE on LNG Tech

Eisner Media Company in Movie Deal With Universal Pictures

Report: Boeing May Revamp Pension Accounting

Price of Oil Falls Slightly