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roundup-032715.jpgDr. Patrick Moore, a lobbyist for Monsanto Company (MOS), during an interview claimed that the chemical used in the company's weed killer "Roundup" was safe for humans to drink. However, Moore refused to drink it when the interviewer offered some. During an interview with French cable channel Canal+,...
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MorphoSys And Celgene Agree To End MOR202 Collaboration



MorphoSys AG (MPSYY.PK) announced that it has regained rights to MOR202 from Celgene Corp. (CELG). The companies have mutually agreed to terminate their co-development and co-promotion agreement for MOR202. Clinical development of MOR202, which currently involves a MorphoSys-sponsored phase 1/2a trial...
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Carnival Q1 Profit Beats View, Lowers 2015 Earnings Outlook



Cruise operator Carnival Corp. & plc on Friday reported a turnaround to profit in the first quarter, reflecting lower operating costs that more than offset a decline in revenue. Adjusted earnings per share topped analysts' expectations, while quarterly revenues missed their estimates. Looking ahead, the company forecast earnings for the second quarter below Street expectations.
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Yellen: Rate Hike Likely This Year, Followed By Gradual Tightening



An interest rate hike "may be warranted" this year, as long as the U.S. economic recovery is sustained, Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen said Friday afternoon. "With continued improvement in economic conditions, an increase in the target range for that rate may well be warranted later this year,"...

Mexico Feb Trade Surplus USD 558.3 Mln, Consensus USD 362.5 Mln

Mexico Feb Jobless Rate 4.51% Vs. 4.46% In Jan, Consensus 4.40%

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Intel Reportedly In Talks To Buy Altera



Intel Corp. (INTC), the world's biggest chipmaker, is in advanced talks to buy programmable chipmaker Altera Corp. (ALTR), the Wall Street Journal reported Friday, citing people familiar with the matter. It wasn't immediately clear how much Intel would pay for a deal, the Journal said. However, several...

TeraGo Completes Acquisition Of RackForce Network

CriticalControl Closes Sale Of Equipment Business

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Madison Square Garden (MSG) Is Climbing As It Explores Spin-Off



Madison Square Garden (MSG) announced after the bell Friday that it is exploring a possible separation of its businesses into two publicly traded companies. The separation would take place through a spin-off of its sports and entertainment business to MSG shareholders. The stock is now up 4.27 on 44K...
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Sanne Group Announces Pricing Of IPO At 200p/shr - Quick Facts



Sanne Group plc., a provider of outsourced corporate and fund administration services to alternative asset managers, financial institutions and corporates, announced the successful pricing of its initial public offering and the placing of 70.78 million ordinary shares at 200 pence per ordinary share...
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Carnival Q1 15 Earnings Conference Call At 10:00 AM ET



Carnival Corp. (CCL) will host a conference call at 10:00 AM ET on March 27, 2015, to discuss its Q1 15 earnings results. To access the live webcast, log on at www.carnivalcorp.com
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