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6/9/2015: Target corporation accidentally announces unapproved dividend increase, share buyback

An announcement that Target Corporation (TGT) would beef up shareholder rewards caused a stir in the markets when it appeared briefly on the retailer’s website late in the trading day Tuesday — then abruptly disappeared. Sources familiar with the incident say the link was inadvertently posted. Official news is pending a vote Tuesday night in San Francisco on company matters.

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3/4/2015: HBO in talks with Apple to be launch partner for coming web service ‘HBO Now’

HBO is in talks with Apple to make Apple TV one of the launch partners for its highly anticipated streaming service when it debuts next month. HBO and streaming partner Major League Baseball Advanced Media are working to have the standalone service, called “HBO Now,” ready to launch in April in conjunction with the premiere of the fifth season of “Game of Thrones,” according to sources familiar with their plans.

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