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PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - April 25
April 25, 2017 / 4:50 AM / 8 months ago

PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - April 25

April 25 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a request from General Motors Co to limit the fallout from its ignition-switch defect. The court denied the auto maker's request to review a lower-court ruling that gave some victims' families the power to sue over defective ignition switches.

- Express Scripts Holding Co said Monday it doesn't expect Anthem Inc its biggest customer, to extend a pharmacy-benefits management agreement slated to expire at the end of 2019.

- Paint giant PPG Industries Inc on Monday raised its offer for Dutch rival Akzo Nobel NV to $26.4 billion, the U.S. firm's third takeover attempt in a two-month-long, unsolicited courtship.

- Aerospace parts maker Arconic Inc on Monday delayed its much-anticipated annual meeting and tried to defuse a long-running spat with activist investor Elliott Management Corp that last week forced the company's chief executive to step down.

- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said it would roll out two software updates for its new Galaxy S8 smartphone this week after users complained of red-tinted screens and patchy Wi-Fi connections.

Compiled by Abinaya Vijayaraghavan in Bengaluru

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