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BOISE —A multinational agricultural company based in Idaho has acquired gene editing licensing rights that could one day be used to help farmers produce more crops and make grocery store offerings such as strawberries, potatoes and avocados stay fresher longer.

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NEW YORK (AP) — The pharmaceutical industry executive hit Tuesday with criminal charges stemming from the opioid crisis doesn't have his name on a museum wing, and his company isn't within earshot of Apple or anyone else on the Fortune 500. Even his $1.5 million paycheck was a paltry sum com…

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NEW YORK (AP) — The pharmaceutical industry executive hit Tuesday with criminal charges stemming from the opioid crisis doesn't have his name on a museum wing, and his company isn't within earshot of Apple or anyone else on the Fortune 500. Even his $1.5 million paycheck was a paltry sum com…

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WILMINGTON, Del., April 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Navient (Nasdaq: NAVI), a leading education loan management and business processing services company, today posted its 2019 first-quarter financial results. The complete financial results release is available on the company’s website at Na…

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PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 23, 2019--Aramark (NYSE:ARMK), a global leader in food, facilities management and uniforms, announced that it will host a conference call to review its second quarter 2019 earnings on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. ET. A news release containing second q…

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GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 23, 2019--Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX), the world’s largest regional theme park company and the largest operator of waterparks in North America, today announced that revenue for the first quarter of 2019 was $128 million and atten…

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DENVER, Colorado--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 23, 2019--Liberty Global, the world’s largest international TV and broadband provider, today announced the appointment of Lutz Schüler as CEO of Virgin Media, the company’s operations in the UK and Ireland, effective June 11, 2019. Schüler joined Virgin…