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Stock futures tick down ahead of production, consumer data

NEW YORK | Fri Feb 15, 2013 7:40am EST NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock index futures dipped on Friday, continuing a trend this week of thin volume and tight trading bands, as the S&P 500 struggled to extend its streak of weekly gains to seven. * In search of fresh catalysts, traders will eye the Federal Reserve's release of industrial production and capacity utilization data...

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Florists now dread Valentine’s Day

Florists like Betsy Hall, just outside Atlanta, Ga., say they lose money and customers overpay when people use big e-commerce groups like FTD, 1-800-Flowers and Teleflora. Some flower shop owners hate Valentine’s Day, losing money on big orders that flow in from big e-commerce groups like FTD, 1-...

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Yen jittery as G20 eyed, weak Europe dampens mood

By Chikako Mogi TOKYO | Fri Feb 15, 2013 2:21am EST TOKYO (Reuters) - Weak euro zone growth data dampened sentiment in markets from Asian shares to copper to gold, while the yen was jittery as the G20's Moscow meeting gets underway and speculation builds over candidates to be the next Bank of Japan governor. Japanese shares extended losses and by far underperformed ...

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Airbus drops lithium-ion batteries for A350

PARIS | Fri Feb 15, 2013 2:37am EST PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus (EAD.PA) has decided to drop Lithium-Ion batteries and will switch to traditional nickel-cadmium batteries for its new A350 passenger jet in the wake of battery problems on Boeing's (BA.N) 787 Dreamliner, the European planemaker said on Friday. Airbus said it had taken the decision to prevent further delays in ini...

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The matchmakers behind the AMR-US Airways marriage

By Soyoung Kim and Nick Brown NEW YORK | Thu Feb 14, 2013 8:58pm EST NEW YORK (Reuters) - After sitting out the industry's last round of mega-mergers, airline giants AMR Corp (AAMRQ.PK), parent of American Airlines, and US Airways Group (LCC.N) are finally tying the knot. Meet the matchmakers: the financial and legal advisers for AMR's unsecured creditors' committee...

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U.S. agriculture wary as Monsanto heads to Supreme Court

By Carey Gillam Fri Feb 15, 2013 1:19am EST (Reuters) - A 75-year-old Indiana grain farmer will take on global seed giant Monsanto Co at the U.S. Supreme Court next week in a patent battle that could have ramifications for the biotechnology industry and possibly the future of food production. The highest court in the United States will hear arguments on Tuesday in the disput...

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02/16/2013 – Financial Peace University

15 Feb, 2013 Engage Newswire services provides the most relevant Business, Technology News and Press Releases on the web. For Engage Newswire services contact news@EngageNewswire.com For Immediate Release For Information Contact: Lori Thompson: PR@EngageNewswire.com We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University (FPU) is that plan! It teaches God’s wa...

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02/18/2013 – Rifle Area Chamber of Commerce CLOSED

15 Feb, 2013 Engage Newswire services provides the most relevant Business, Technology News and Press Releases on the web. For Engage Newswire services contact news@EngageNewswire.com For Immediate Release For Information Contact: Lori Thompson: PR@EngageNewswire.com 02/18/2013 – Rifle Area Chamber of Commerce CLOSEDhttp://rifleareachamber.chambermaster.com/events/de...

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02/16/2013 – Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University – Free Preview

15 Feb, 2013 Engage Newswire services provides the most relevant Business, Technology News and Press Releases on the web. For Engage Newswire services contact news@EngageNewswire.com For Immediate Release For Information Contact: Lori Thompson: PR@EngageNewswire.com Free preview class of Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University being sponsored by RifleMoms...

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02/20/2013 – Grand River’s Ladies Night Out – Mammography Party

15 Feb, 2013 Engage Newswire services provides the most relevant Business, Technology News and Press Releases on the web. For Engage Newswire services contact news@EngageNewswire.com For Immediate Release For Information Contact: Lori Thompson: PR@EngageNewswire.com Ladies Night Out – Mammography Party February 20, 2013 5:30pm to 7:30pm A few hor...

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