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First Scheduled U.S.-Cuba Flight Takes off Today

1 hour 13 min ago
The first ever commercial passenger flight to Cuba from the United States is set to take off from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, at 9:45 Wednesday morning,
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'Severe' Turbulence Sends 12 on United Jet to Hospital

1 hour 37 min ago
Flight 880 was traveling from Houston to London when it was diverted to Shannon, Ireland, on Wednesday.
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U.S. Commercial Flights to Cuba Resume After Decades

1 hour 59 min ago
JetBlue and U.S. Airlines are beginning direct, scheduled commercial flights from the United States to Cuba for the first time in more than 50 years.
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Low Rates Here to Stay, Says Fed's Evans

3 hours 18 min ago
Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Evans is increasingly convinced that economic growth has slowed permanently, which will keep rates low.
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Ryan Lochte Signs Alarming New Endorsement Deal

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 4:36pm
The disgraced swimmer is backing an alarm called Robocopp, which proclaimed him 'likely be the best swimmer this country has produced.'
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Apple Dinged With $14.5B Tax Bill, Who's Next?

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 3:54pm
The $14.5 billion tax bill European Union served Apple today is putting the spotlight on what other companies are under scrutiny by the commission.
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Want to Dethrone a Gawker? Startups Step Up

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 11:03am
After Gawker's downfall, start-ups are bringing litigation finance to Main Street. The ramifications for investors and the legal system are huge.
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Apple Faces $14.5B Tax Bill After EU Investigation

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 7:40am
The ruling is likely to anger Washington, which has accused Brussels of campaigning against U.S. corporate success stories.
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Takata Truck Explodes, Kills Texas Woman

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 2:19pm
Air bag maker Takata Corp. confirmed that a truck carrying its inflators and a volatile chemical exploded in a Texas border town, killing a woman.
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Could Generic EpiPen Actually Make More Money for Mylan?

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 12:35pm
Mylan may actually make more money on the cheaper, generic version of its EpiPen, some experts think.
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BBB Calls 10 Big Charities 'Transparency Dodgers'

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 9:16am
The Better Business Bureau is calling out ten well-known charities for not responding to its transparency questionnaire.
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Mylan Launching Generic Version of EpiPen

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 7:57am
The company said Monday that its U.S. subsidiary will put out a generic version of the EpiPen that will have a list price of $300 for a two-pack.
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New Massachusetts Law Aims to Close Gender Wage Gap

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 7:55pm
For seven years, AnnMarie Duchon fought for the same pay as her male colleague. Now a new law is making it easier for others to avoid that battle.
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Are We Headed for a Champagne Shortage?

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 9:03am
Reports of a Champagne shortage have fans of the fizzy in a tizzy.
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Four Airlines Fined for Giving Bad Info to Travelers

Sat, 08/27/2016 - 9:59pm
The Department of Transportation fined four airlines for providing inaccurate information to passengers about how much compensation they were due.
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Did Colonel Sanders' Nephew Spill KFC's Secret Recipe?

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 10:16pm
"Many people have made these claims over the years," the company said in denying the recipe published in the Chicago Tribune was accurate.
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Senators Probing EpiPen Received Donations From Mylan

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 3:25pm
A political committee for Mylan has donated to most of the Senate committee that has asked the drugmaker to explain price increases.
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Why It's OK to Let Your Kids Make a Few Money Mistakes

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 2:08pm
Allowing your kids to make mistakes is hard. But experts say mistakes are great teachers — maybe even better ones than parents.
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Electric Cars Are Ready for the Fast Lane

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 11:13am
A new crop of electric cars defy the stereotype that they are slow, expensive, can't travel far, and could leave you stranded waiting for a charge.
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Dow up 100 Points After Yellen Hints at Rate Hike

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 10:14am
The case for raising the short-term interest rate "has strengthened in recent months," said Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen at Friday's much-antici
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