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AP Top Business News At 6:34 a.m. EDT

Malaysia Airlines set for shakeup after disasters
HONG KONG (AP) -- Malaysia is preparing to unveil the latest overhaul of its beleaguered state-owned airline, which is reeling from twin disasters months apart that killed hundreds of passengers....

Burger King plans expansion of Tim Hortons
MIAMI (AP) -- The fight for the coffee and breakfast crowd is heating up, both at home and abroad....

10 things to know about corporate inversions
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Burger King plans to become the latest U.S. company to shift its legal address out of the country by merging with a foreign company. Burger King has announced plans to buy Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain....

Godzilla stomps back in ultra HD, wires intact
TOKYO (AP) -- At a humble Tokyo laboratory, Godzilla, including the 1954 black-and-white original, is stomping back with a digital makeover that delivers four times the image quality of high definition....

Video games come of age as spectator sport
NEW YORK (AP) -- Video games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch friends play "Pac-Man." And for decades, kids have gathered in living rooms to marvel at how others master games like "Street Fighter II" and "Super Mario Bros."...

IMF chief Lagarde under investigation in France
PARIS (AP) -- Christine Lagarde, the chief of the International Monetary Fund, was placed Wednesday under official investigation for negligence in a French corruption probe that dates back to her days as France's finance minister....

Europe shares ease, Asia higher after S&P record
TOKYO (AP) -- Global shares were mixed Wednesday after the latest record close for the Standard & Poor's 500, with Europe off to a shaky start despite a strong day in Asia....

AP survey: Fed's outlook correct but not solution
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Economists appear to be of two minds about the Federal Reserve....

Even if attacked, airline could be liable in crash
Families of passengers who were on the Malaysia Airlines plane shot down over Ukraine are starting to sort through the long process of gaining compensation for their loss....

Ryanair launches flexible business-class tickets
DUBLIN (AP) -- Ryanair has launched a flexible business-class ticket in its latest U-turn from its no-frills tradition....

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