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U.S. judge approves DOJ settlement with eBay over tech hiring

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SAN FRANCISCO - A U.S. judge on Tuesday approved a settlement between federal antitrust authorities and eBay Inc over allegations that eBay agreed to refrain from soliciting a rival company's employees.

UPDATE 1-U.S. judge approves DOJ settlement with eBay over tech hiring

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 2 - A U.S. judge on Tuesday approved a settlement between federal antitrust authorities and eBay Inc over allegations that eBay agreed to refrain from soliciting a rival company's employees.

02 Sep 2014

Liberian doctors strike, food prices spike as West Africa struggles to contain Ebola outbreak

MONROVIA - Doctors in Liberia were out on strike on Tuesday as they struggled to cope with the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus, while the United Nations warned the spread of the disease in West Africa was causing food shortages in one of the world's poorest regions. | Video

02 Sep 2014

U.S. court rejects Sorenson challenge of FCC rate cut

WASHINGTON, Sept 2 - A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday rejected Sorenson Communications Inc's challenge of a 2013 order by the Federal Communications Commission that cut the amount the company get paid for a service to help hearing- and speech-impaired people make phone calls.

02 Sep 2014

UPDATE 1-Liberian doctors strike, food prices spike as West Africa struggles to contain Ebola outbreak

* US missionary organisation says American doctor tests positive

02 Sep 2014

Fitch Publishes Banco BICE 'BBB+' IDRs; Affirms National Ratings

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, September 02 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has published the Chilean Banco BICE's (BICE) Viability Rating (VR) and foreign- and local-currency long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'bbb+' and 'BBB+', respectively. Additionally, Fitch has affirmed BICE's National Ratings. A complete list of rating actions is provided at the end of this release. KEY RATING DRIVERS - VR, IDRs, National Ratings and Senior Debt Banco BICE's IDR's

02 Sep 2014

Kering plans to take eyewear business in-house

PARIS, Sept 2 - Kering, the French luxury group behind the Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent brands, is creating a in-house eyewear division to tighten control over the business and gradually take back all of it licences.

02 Sep 2014

EU looks at help for fish exporters hit by Russian food ban

BRUSSELS, Sept 2 - The European Union is looking at possible financial support measures for fish exporters hit by Russia's ban on Western food imports, now well into its first month, the EU's executive arm said on Tuesday.

02 Sep 2014

Foreign players can help England, says Hodgson

LONDON - The world-class foreign talent in the Premier League could help English players improve, even though many of them are likely to be starting matches from the substitutes' bench, England manager Roy Hodgson said on Tuesday.

02 Sep 2014

UPDATE 1-Cricket-Lusty hitting from Marsh gets Australia back on track

* South Africa fall short in reply (Adds details, quotes)

02 Sep 2014
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Is U.S. economic patriotism hurting?

Any Americans believing that their country is being bought up by the Chinese might want to think again, according to the Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment.