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9/3/2014 12:00 AM
Detroit software maker
 sold
DETROIT — Private equity firm Thoma Bravo will spend about $2.5 billion to buy Compuware Corp. and take the software developer private.

9/3/2014 12:00 AM
3 in IHOP illegal hiring scheme given probation
Three former International House of Pancakes employees charged in a scheme involving illegal hiring practices and other crimes were sentenced Tuesday by U.S. District Judge David Katz.


9/2/2014 9:31 PM
Renewable fuel quotas may rise
U.S. renewable fuel quotas may end up higher than a proposal issued last year because gasoline use is climbing, the Environmental Protection Agency’s chief said.

9/2/2014 8:16 PM
Marathon may buy refineries
NEW YORK -- Marathon Petroleum Corp. expressed interest in Citgo Petroleum Corp. refineries that are being shopped by Petroleos de Venezuela SA.

9/2/2014 3:12 PM
Nude photos from iCloud accounts
SAN FRANCISCO — Apple is acknowledging that computer hackers broke into the accounts of several celebrities to steal personal photos that have been posted online, a security breakdown that the iPhone maker blamed on the intruders’ ability to figure out passwords and bypass other safeguards.

9/2/2014 4:42 PM
Markets slip for day
NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks are ending mostly lower as energy companies fall and investors look ahead to central bank meetings later this week.

9/2/2014 3:58 PM
Calif. utility fined $1.4B for blast
SAN FRANCISCO  — California regulatory judges issued a $1.4 billion penalty on Tuesday against the state’s largest utility for a 2010 gas pipeline explosion that engulfed a suburban San Francisco neighborhood in fire, killing eight people and prompting national alerts about aging pipelines.

9/2/2014 1:09 PM
Publisher named for Washington Post
WASHINGTON -- The Washington Post's owner, Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos, has named a former executive from rival Politico as publisher of the 137-year-old newspaper, replacing Katharine Weymouth.

9/2/2014 12:31 PM
U.S. stocks are mostly lower at midday
NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks are mostly lower at midday as energy stocks weigh on the market and investors wait to see what actions central banks take later this week.