Et Cetera...

-- Sprint, Deutsche Telekom, and France Telecom were set to ink a partnership accord.

-- Hoffmann-La Roche will hold a lottery and give a new AIDS drug to 2,280 patients.

-- Snapple Beverage's sales are off 15% in the six months since Quaker Oats bought it.

-- June 21 marked the first anniversary of the UAW's Caterpillar strike.

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