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Tobacco giant Reynolds American is buying Lorillard and acquiring Newport, a popular menthol cigarette. In a shrinking market, Newport is one of the few U.S. brands gaining market share. It is particularly popular among African-American smokers. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Amid Smoking Decline, Look Who's Still Lighting Up

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Red Robin's 'Monster' Burger Wins Xtreme Eating Awards

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On The Eve Of A Possible Lockout, Met Opera Talks Remain Contentious

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A Prospective Pro Athletes' Backup Plan? Pit Crewing For NASCAR

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Argentina Is In Default. What Does That Actually Mean?

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Send Your Dearly Departed Dog Into Space

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Senate Antitrust Panel Eyes Contact Lens Pricing Policies

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Bulleit is one of 50 different brands a food blogger says is using whiskey from an Indiana factory. Mike McCune/Flickr hide caption

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Why Your 'Small-Batch' Whiskey Might Taste A Lot Like The Others

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Matilda is currently being performed on both Broadway in New York, pictured here, and the West End in London. In New York, according to the Broadway League, the average ticket price for all shows just crossed $100 for the first time. Joan Marcus/AP/Boneau/Bryan-Brown hide caption

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Why Are Theater Tickets Cheaper On The West End Than On Broadway?

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Grocery Chain Workers Want Their CEO Back

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