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Top business news from the US, frequently focused on technology, media and telecom industries.
|1||VideoChipotle move resonates with Millenials-Technomic's Chapman||Chipotle's elimination of Genetically Modified Organisms, or GMO's from their food will have strong appeal to younger consumers. Bobbi Rebell reports.||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoBreakingviews: Pharma's Arbageddon||Antony Currie and Robert Cyran explain why fear of more failed mergers may be keeping M&A punters on the sidelines of the Teva-Mylan and Mylan-Perrigo hostile takeover attempts.||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoBankia profit up as Spain sees revival||Spain's state-rescued lender Bankia has posted a forecast-beating 12.8 percent rise in first-quarter net profit. As Sonia Legg reports, the results were released as Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy predicted the economy will grow by almost 3 percent this year||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoUK economy is election battleground||With just 10 days to go before polls open in the UK, the rival parties have been unveiling their plans to keep the economy in fighting form. But, as Sara Hemrajani reports, the markets seem indifferent despite the election uncertainty.||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoWhat's wrong with Deutsche Bank's plan?||Deutsche Bank's biggest strategic overhaul under co-chief executives Anshu Jain and Juergen Fitschen has been given the thumbs down from investors. As Hayley Platt reports the 200 billion euro cuts in investment bank assets are being judged as too little||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoApplied Materials calls off takeover||Applied Materials and Tokyo Electron said U.S. regulatory concerns made them call off their $10 bln merger. Fred Katayama reports.||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoWhat next for VW after shock exit?||It's the end of an era at Volkswagen following the resignation of chairman Ferdinand Piech, who's been at the helm for over two decades. What next for Volkswagen? Kirsty Basset reports.||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoWho'd pay £20,000 for a case of wine?||A case of Petrus 1982 was snapped up for nearly £20,000 at a recent Sotheby's fine wine auction. As Ivor Bennett reports, it's seen as a sound investment in a market that can offer returns as high as 25 percent.||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoHSBC mulls move back home||Amid rising UK taxes, HSBC Holdings announced a review into the future of its headquarters, and a return to Hong Kong where the bank was founded is seen as a likely outcome. Sarah Charlton reports.||4/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||VideoWarren fights Obama on Asia trade deal||Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren has positioned herself as the most prominent Democrat criticizing a proposed Asia free trade deal and efforts to give President Obama fast track authority to clinch an agreement.||4/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|11||VideoLuxury yachting on rise in Asia||The Singapore Yacht Show looks poised to attract big Asian buyers. Natasha Howitt reports.||4/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|12||VideoNasdaq, S&P record close||Nasdaq and the S&P 500 both chalked up record closes on Friday, driven by strong results form tech titans Google, Amazon and Microsoft. Bobbi Rebell reports.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|13||VideoApple Watch's low key launch||Apple is taking a risk in launching its first wearable gadget without the usual fanfare, selling it only in select upscale boutiques. Bobbi Rebell reports.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|14||VideoApple Watch's low key launch||Apple is taking a risk in launching its first wearable gadget without the usual fanfare, selling it only in select upscale boutiques. Bobbi Rebell reports.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|15||VideoNo deal for Greece as time, money run out||Euro zone finance ministers get tough with Greece - and say there'll be no more aid until it comes up with a detailed list of economic reforms. Kirsty Basset reports.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|16||VideoBreakingviews: Cable deal's cord cut||With Comcast's $45 bln acquisition of Time Warner Cable officially kaput, Breakingviews editors Jeffrey Goldfarb and Richard Beales discuss what it means for both companies.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|17||VideoApple could introduce $199 watch down the road-Lance Ulanoff||Mashable's Chief Correspondent Lance Ulanoff believes Apple will likely introduce a new, lower-priced line of watches given the likely success of the wearable devices. Bobbi Rebell reports.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|18||VideoUK's Cameron in English tax pledge||UK prime minister David Cameron woos voters with the promise of a separate rate of income tax for England, ahead of May 7th's general election. David Pollard reports.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|19||VideoContrasting fortunes for Europe's banks||A record fine, a share sale and potential relocation - European banks have come back into focus with a bang this week with Lloyds, Deutsche Bank and HSBC all making headlines. Ivor Bennett reports on the contrasting fortunes of a sector still seeking reha||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|20||VideoComcast-Time Warner Cable deal dies||Comcast's withdrawal of its $45 billion bid could put Time Warner Cable into play. Charter Communications could pursue it again, analysts say. Fred Katayama reports.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|21||VideoEuropean shares on a high||Europe's share markets bask in the glory of the NASDAQ reaching a 15-year high and record closes elsewhere - while Germany's IFO puts in a high of its own. David Pollard reports on a seemingly unstoppable rise in sentiment.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|22||VideoWill money solve EU migrant issue?||Four days after up to 900 desperate people drowned trying to reach Europe from Libya, EU leaders agree to triple a naval search mission in the Mediterranean, restoring its funding to last year's level. Critics say it's not enough. Hayley Platt reports.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|23||VideoTension, frustration over Greek talks||Euro zone finance ministers express frustration at the lack of progress on Greek debt talks, with German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaueble encouraging participants to enjoy the beauty of Latvia, rather than holding out hope of a deal. Kirsty Basset repo||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|24||VideoAfrica gets taste for chocolate making||Traditionally the cocoa used to make chocolate has been grown in Africa and exported to Europe and the U.S., but as Hayley Platt reports, Africans are now getting a taste for producing the sweet treat for themselves.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|25||VideoAsia Week Ahead: Economic plans for ASEAN nations||Malaysia hosts the ASEAN Summit as members meet to spur economic cooperation, while first quarter earnings out around the region include electronics giants Samsung and LG. Pamela Ambler reports.||4/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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