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  • China meat scandal hits Starbucks, Burger King

    China meat scandal hits Starbucks, Burger King

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:11 AM EDT2014-07-22 09:11:27 GMT
    McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold them expired beef and chicken.More
    A suspect meat scandal in China engulfed Starbucks and Burger King on Tuesday and spread to Japan where McDonald's said the Chinese supplier accused of selling expired beef and chicken had provided 20 percent of the...More
  • World stocks rise as Ukraine plane tensions ease

    World stocks rise as Ukraine plane tensions ease

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:10 AM EDT2014-07-22 08:10:35 GMT
    Asian stock markets were mostly higher Monday as anxiety over the downing of a Malaysian jetliner over Ukraine eased and investors shifted their focus to U.S. corporate earnings.More
    World stock markets rose Tuesday as tensions over the downing of a passenger jet in Ukraine eased after pro-Moscow separatists released a train packed with bodies and handed over the aircraft's black boxes.More
  • Detroit retirees back pension cuts by a landslide

    Detroit retirees back pension cuts by a landslide

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:02 AM EDT2014-07-22 08:02:00 GMT
    A year after filing for bankruptcy, Detroit is building momentum to get out, especially after workers and retirees voted in favor of major pension changes just a few weeks before a judge holds a crucial trial that...More
    A year after filing for bankruptcy, Detroit is building momentum to get out, especially after workers and retirees voted in favor of major pension changes just a few weeks before a judge holds a crucial trial that could...More
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