The company's board considered joining the shareholder lawsuit Wednesday but backed away under intense public criticism.
Concerns about underage drinking curb specials in some states, while others revel in reduced-price drinks.
With the sale of Current TV, the former vice president's fortune is pegged at more than $300 million.
The action is the latest in a series of challenges against next year's implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
A new bill would require dancers to get a license and 'conspicuously display' it while on the job.
Academics warn that agency officials are using outdated calculations and have severely overestimated the money available for retirees.
The Dow falls 51 points as investors glumly watch Congress. Also weighing on markets are profits after last week's rally. Amazon.com hits an all-time high.
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The company is scrambling to protect its equities arm, which could face declining volume and revenue as competitors close the gap.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
Casual dining restaurant chains have jumped on the happy hour train with deals on drinks and snacks -- maybe enough for dinner.
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