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Japan says its economy contracted in second quarter.

Cargill buys Norwegian fish-feed producer EWOS for $1.5 billion.

Digital media veteran Joanne Bradford joins online lender SoFi as COO.

Jeff Bezos says the New York Times’ Amazon expose got it all wrong.

Crashed Indonesian plane was carrying nearly $500,000 in cash.

Goldman Sachs to invest $150 million in India’s Piramal Realty.

AT&T was close partner to NSA in internet spying, says news article.

Jason Day wins PGA championship in record fashion.

“Straight Outta Compton” tops box office charts, earning $56.1 million.

Smartphone giants have lost 15,000 jobs to cheap Android phones this year.

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Not that bad — putting SunGard exit into context.

RidgeWorth, Victory, Virtus in second round for RS Investments

Fund performance: Multi-stage strategy earns mixed results for NY pension.

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