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Asia shares extend losses, dollar off highs

TOKYO Asian shares extended losses on Thursday after disappointing earnings from technology giant Apple dragged on Wall Street, while the dollar remained shy of this week's nearly nine-month highs.

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Salesforce CEO speaks of failed efforts to buy Twitter, LinkedIn

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Media companies want U.S. to force AT&T-Time Warner to share customer data

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Boeing sees cash growth even if sales, production slow

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