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Pimco NYC office tackles 'isolated' insect issue, fumigates

NEW YORK - Pimco's New York office is addressing an "isolated issue with insects" and as a precautionary measure, the company is fumigating certain areas of the office space, a Pimco spokesman said in a statement on Wednesday.

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Saks barks legal threat at pet firm Snaks 5th Avenchew

NEW YORK - Saks Fifth Avenue has a bone to pick with Snaks 5th Avenchew, an online pet treat company whose name has raised the New York department store chain's ire. But so far, the doggie snack purveyor is sticking to its puns.

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