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Allstate pulling accidental ads off Rush Limbaugh show

(AP) — Allstate Corp. said Monday that it would stop what it called accidental ads on the radio show of Rush Limbaugh, who has seen some advertisers leave after he called a law student a “slut” and a “prostitute.”

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United reports some problems linger following systems merger

(Reuters) — The world’s largest carrier said Monday its operations were improving after a weekend spent grappling with a computer glitch that occurred as it combined its flight reservations system with that of its 2010 merger partner…

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Key part of oil pipeline system shut after suburban vehicle accident

(Reuters) — A key segment of Enbridge Inc.’s oil pipeline system in the U.S.

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Mesirow plans more changes a year after CEO Tyree’s death

(Crain’s)—The financial company will sell its clearing services business—the second business it has exited this year—as it further refines its strategy under CEO Richard Price.

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United hit by delays as glitches beset system merger

(Reuters) — United Airlines battled service problems this weekend, including flight delays and faulty kiosks, when it combined the United and Continental reservation systems.

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Boeing stands by 787 production plan

(Reuters) — Boeing Co.

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County Commissioner Beavers pleads not guilty, lashes out at feds

(AP) — Minutes after pleading not guilty to federal tax charges Friday, influential Cook County Commissioner William Beavers lashed out at Chicago’s federal prosecutor, calling him a “wild man” who uses Gestapo-type tactics to ensnare innocent…

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CBOE target of federal compliance probe

(Reuters) — CBOE Holdings Inc. is the target of a probe by federal regulators for the way it oversees its markets, the operator of the biggest U.S. stock-options exchange said this week.

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County Commissioner Beavers pleads not guilty to federal charges

(AP) — Cook County Commissioner William Beavers has pleaded not guilty to federal tax charges that accuse him of diverting campaign money to personal use without paying taxes on it.

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McDonald’s new Happy Meals ads to pitch nutrition

(Crain’s) — McDonald’s is putting its embattled Happy Meal front and center with a new national TV campaign expected to launch next week, Ad Age has learned.

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Baxter’s avian flu vaccine gets EU approval

(AP) — European Union regulators approved Baxter International Inc.’s avian flu vaccine Vepacel, the drugmaker said Friday.

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Rosie O’Donnell to unload Chicago home after six months

(Crain’s) — Rosie O’Donnell is putting her Lakeview home up for sale less than six months after purchasing it from an Oprah Winfrey Network executive.

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Redbox, Universal extend DVD rental contract

(AP) — Cut-rate rental DVD kiosk operator Redbox said Thursday that it has renewed a deal to carry movies made by Universal Pictures 28 days after discs are made available for sale.

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Quinn resumes tax exemption reviews for hospitals

(Crain’s) — The governor raises the stakes in stalled negotiations over new rules on nonprofit hospital tax-exempt status.

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State Farm cites historic storms for halving earnings

(Crain’s) — Hurricane Irene and hailstorms and tornadoes that hit the Midwest and the South helped boost the insurer’s catastrophe losses to $7.3 billion.

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