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Top business news from the US, frequently focused on technology, media and telecom industries.
|1||VideoConsumers flock to auto dealers in May||Low interest rates and extended payment terms lured consumers into auto dealerships in May. Shartia Brantley reports.||6/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoBlatter's resignation may not be enough - analyst||Sepp Blatter can't remain as head of FIFA until the election unless changes are made, says marketing expert Doug Simon. An outside advisory committee is needed to reform soccer, he says. Fred Katayama reports.||6/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoAuto sales rev up in May||Pent-up demand, low interest rates and extended payment terms lured consumers into auto dealerships in May. Shartia Brantley reports.||6/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoBreakingviews: Oil price slide||Kevin Allison and Reynolds Holding explain why $65 a barrel may be a ceiling for Brent and how crude's value will probably slip even further.||6/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoDollar General beefs up profit||Quarterly profit rose nearly 14 percent as the discount store chain sold more discretionary goods like apparel and housewares. Fred Katayama reports.||6/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoFurman plays down U.S. growth worries||Speaking at the OECD Forum, the Chairman of the U.S. Council of Economic Advisers, Jason Furman, says that U.S. growth will rebound, after investor anxiety was raised in reponse to a series of weak data.||6/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoJobs down, prices up - everyone's happy?||Germany's jobless rate remained at a record low in May - is it sustainable and what does it tell us about growth prospects for the year?And what about Spain - almost 1 in 4 are still out of work but unemployment there still fell for the fourth straight mo||6/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoPeople top OECD priority list, says OECD's Gurria||The key to reducing inequality is investing in people and improving their skills, says OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria, as the Organization's Forum opens in Paris.||6/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoIndia's central bank cuts rates for a third time in 2015||The Reserve Bank of India cut its main policy rate by an expected 25 basis points as economists believe the state of Asia's third-largest economy isn't as rosy as it appears. Meg Teckman reports.||6/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||VideoQuebec smokers win US$12bn damages||Three tobacco firms say they will appeal a damages award of almost US$12 billion to smokers who argued they didn't know the risks. Paul Chapman reports.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|11||VideoStocks edge up despite mixed data||U.S. stocks posted modest gains on Monday, recovering part of last week's losses in a session marked by cautious trading as investors reacted to mixed economic data. Bobbi Rebell reports.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|12||VideoStocks edge up despite mixed data||U.S. stocks posted modest gains on Monday, recovering part of last week's losses in a session marked by cautious trading as investors reacted to mixed economic data. Bobbi Rebell reports.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|13||VideoAxis, PartnerRe take their show on the road||Executives discuss Axis's planned purchase of PartnerRe to create a $13 billion company.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|14||VideoIntel's Altera deal is official||Intel has agreed to buy chipmaker Altera for $16.7 billion, as part of a plan to expand its line-up of higher-margin chips used in data centers. Bobbi Rebell reports.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|15||VideoMalaysia Airlines 'technically bankrupt' - CEO||The Chief Executive of disaster-hit Malaysia Airlines says that the carrier is "technically bankrupt." As Amy Pollock reports he also says a third of jobs will be cut and some international routes will be scrapped.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|16||VideoIntel is pivoting quickly-Patrick Moorhead||Patrick Moorhead,President of Moor Insights and Strategy talks about Intel's deal to buy Altera, and how it could help the company overcome the hurdles facing the chip business. Bobbi Rebell reports.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|17||VideoBreakingviews: Intel's rosy revenue hopes||The chip giant reckons new business, not cost cuts, will bring most of the value from its $17 bln Altera deal. Breakingviews editors caution against putting faith in such top-line synergies.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|18||VideoEuro zone factory growth stumbles||Manufacturing activity showed scant sign of picking up across Europe in May as demand stayed stubbornly weak. As Grace Pascoe reports its highlighting the need for central banks to continue supporting growth.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|19||VideoWindows 10 to launch July 29||Microsoft has to get it right this time in light of the unpopularity of its predecessor, Windows 8. Fred Katayama reports.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|20||VideoWill Italy vote hurt Renzi's reforms?||Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has suffered a setback in local elections. Amy Pollock reports looks at the impact the poll could have on his reform plans.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|21||VideoAnother crunch week for Greece||Greece and its European creditors have reportedly agreed on the need to reach a cash-for-reforms deal quickly. As Sonia Legg reports it comes as Athens misses a self-imposed deadline for reaching an agreement to unlock aid.||6/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|22||VideoChinese economy eyes more support after factory data||Surveys on China’s manufacturing sector give mixed readings with the Chinese economy facing a prolonged slowdown as it becomes more services-oriented. Meg Teckman reports.||5/31/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|23||VideoSilk Road founder jailed for life||The accused mastermind behind the underground website Silk Road was sentenced to life in prison by a Federal judge on Friday.||5/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|24||VideoWall St. gains in May||Stocks took a step back on Friday, but moved higher for the month of May. Bobbi Rebell reports.||5/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|25||VideoU.S. economy contracted in Q1||The U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter, as the dollar hit corporate profits. Consumer confidence gains some traction but still weak. Bobbi Rebell reports.||5/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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