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Business Features | April 30, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
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ANTIOCH, Calif. — There was an emergency in Room 14. Three girls injured, one with a broken thighbone and maybe something more serious. Snapping on sterile gloves and kneeling before the worst-off patient, two 17-year-olds went to work.

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Business Features | April 30, 2016
Ready to get your makeup in a pill?
MIAMI — The makeup industry is trying to convince women that looking good on the outside starts from within — but it's unclear whether the products they're trying to hawk are safe and effective.

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Business Features | April 30, 2016
Target-date funds: Points to consider
NEW YORK — What’s in your 401(k)? For more of us, the answer is just a single fund.

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Business Features | April 30, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Farmers gives to BC3 Foundation
Farmers National Bank of Emlenton recently donated $15,000 to the Butler County Community College Education Foundation. This is the fourth year the bank has made a gift to BC3 through the state Educational Improvement Tax Credit.

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Business Features | April 29, 2016
Amazon.com’s earnings rise
SEATTLE — Amazon.com on Thursday reported better-than-expected first-quarter results fueled by a 28 percent jump in revenue. Net income totaled $513 million, or $1.07 per share, compared with a loss in the same period a year earlier. The online retailer’s revenue rose to $29.13 billion in the period.

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Business Features | April 29, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Comcast to buy DreamWorks
NEW YORK — Comcast is buying DreamWorks Animation, the film company behind the “Shrek,” “Madagascar” and “Kung Fu Panda” franchises, for about $3.55 billion, strengthening its presence in the important and growing business of children’s entertainment.

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Business Features | April 28, 2016
Big premium hikes expected
WASHINGTON — Expect insurers to seek significant premium increases under President Barack Obama's health care law, in a wave of state-level requests rippling across the country ahead of the political conventions this summer.

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Business Features | April 28, 2016
Smartphone health Apple releases software for medical apps
CUPERTINO, California — Apple is edging its way a little further into health care with the release of new iPhone apps that patients can use to manage their own medical conditions — from diabetes to pregnancy and even depression.

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Business Features | April 27, 2016
Value drop listed
CRANBERRY TWP — Westinghouse had its value downgraded by its Japanese parent company Tuesday, in a move apparently prompted by concerns about the parent company's own financial well-being.
Toshiba, which bought Westinghouse in 2006 for $5.4 billion, said Tuesday that it will record a $2.3 billion "impairment charge" on the goodwill value of Westinghouse.

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Business Features | April 27, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Drugmaker CEO to cite ‘mistakes’
WASHINGTON — The outgoing CEO of embattled drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals will tell lawmakers Wednesday that he was "too aggressive" and made mistakes in drastically hiking prices for several critical medicines, according to testimony provided to The Associated Press.
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Business Features | April 27, 2016
Adams property owner airs ordinance complaints
ADAMS TWP — The owner of a property at the western end of Beaver Street told the township supervisors Monday night that the township ordinances that cover his building are unrealistic.

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Business Features | April 26, 2016
Time Warner Cable deal gets approval
NEW YORK — Federal regulators will impose several conditions meant to protect online video services as they back Charter’s bid to buy Time Warner Cable and create the country’s second-largest home Internet provider.

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