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31Mar/130

Meet the ‘Boomstick,’ baseball’s largest hot dog

What started as a novel food experiment at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas has turned into a super-sized food franchise -- all centered around a two-foot-long hot dog affectionately known as the "Boomstick."

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31Mar/130

Beer and hot dogs: Which ballparks charge most

It's opening day for baseball Monday -- the start of the season when many fans flock to their favorite stadium. But a day at the ballpark can get pricey, especially if you include the cost of food and drink to get through nine innings.

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29Mar/130

SAC Capital portfolio manager Steinberg arrested in NY: FBI

- Michael Steinberg, a portfolio manager at Steve Cohen's 15 billion SAC Capital Advisors, was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation at his home in New York City early Friday morning in connection with a long-running insider trading investigation of the hedge fund, a FBI spokesman said.

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27Mar/130

JPMorgan risk disclosures fell short for regulators: documents

NEW YORK - For months after JPMorgan Chase & Co executives first admitted that they had wrongly brushed off questions about the "London Whale" derivatives losses, officials at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission pressed the company to disclose more to investors about risks it was taking.

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26Mar/130

Investors ask to withdraw from Chesapeake bond dispute

NEW YORK - Hedge fund investors challenging Chesapeake Energy Corp's plan to redeem $1.3 billion of notes without paying a $400 million make-whole payment have asked to withdraw from a lawsuit over the matter, allowing a bond trustee to argue on their behalf, according to court papers filed on Monday.

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25Mar/130

Investors ask to withdraw from Chesapeake bond dispute

NEW YORK - Hedge fund investors challenging Chesapeake Energy Corp's plan to redeem $1.3 billion of notes without paying a $400 million make-whole payment have asked to withdraw from a lawsuit over the matter, allowing a bond trustee to argue on their behalf, according to court papers filed on Monday.

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25Mar/130

Dell’s board evaluates rival bids: source

- A special committee of Dell Inc's board is evaluating separate takeover proposals from Blackstone Group and billionaire investor Carl Icahn to decide whether either or both are likely to trump an existing $24.4 billion take-private deal, a source familiar with the discussions said on Sunday.

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24Mar/130

Dell’s board evaluates rival bids: source

- A special committee of Dell Inc's board is evaluating separate takeover proposals from Blackstone Group and billionaire investor Carl Icahn to decide whether either or both are likely to trump an existing $24.4 billion take-private deal, a source familiar with the discussions said on Sunday.

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21Mar/130

Regulator finds flaws in Deutsche Bank’s Libor supervision

FRANKFURT - German markets watchdog Bafin is set to tell Deutsche Bank of "organizational flaws" in how it supervised its contribution to the setting of inter-bank lending rates at the heart of the international rate-rigging scandal, sources familiar with the watchdog's investigation said.

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21Mar/130

When to call it quits with your financial adviser

I've worked with a financial adviser for more than 30 years. But I have a better understanding of finance now and more time to manage my money since I'm retired. So I'm thinking of taking my savings out of the hands of the professional and investing in a couple of funds on my own. Do you think that's a good idea? -- M.C., Indianapolis

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