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So Long, Showboat: Atlantic City Casino Closing

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 7:46pm
Showboat is one of three Atlantic City casinos, including Revel and Trump Plaza, closing in the next few weeks






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Apple Loses Bid to Block Sales of Nine Samsung Phones

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 7:25pm
A federal judge has rejected Apple's attempt to block the sale of several older Samsung smartphones that copied features in the iPhone.






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Business Interest 'Full Steam Ahead' Despite Ebola

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 6:40pm
U.S. observers say the crisis will pass eventually, and Ebola has done little to change their increasing optimism about investing in Africa.






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Stocks Tread Water After Hitting Record Highs

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 4:15pm
Stocks were little changed, as Wall Street caught its breath after the Dow hit an all-time high and the S&P 500 closed above 2,000 for the first time.






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Get Ready for that Raise, and a Bonus

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 2:50pm
Salaries are on the rise, and the amount of money being allocated to bonus pools will hit record levels this year, a new survey finds.






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Low-Cost Airline Ryanair Launches Business Class

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 2:10pm
European budget carrier Ryanair is offering business-class tickets in an attempt to woo companies and governments during penny-pinching times.






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Americans lost $8.6 billion to phone fraud in last year, survey suggests

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 1:25pm
Phone fraud is a highly lucrative crime. Americans lose a staggering amount of money this way, but with millions of victims, it’s hard to tally the losses. A new report provides some estimated numbers.The online survey, conducted by The Harris Poll for Truecaller, found that 17.6 million Americans lost an estimated $8.6 billion to phone fraud in the last 12 months. The average loss was $489.






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Want a Raise? Try Taking a Vacation

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 12:51pm
Employees who use more vacation days end up with better performance reviews, according to internal research by audit firm EY.






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Want a Raise? Try Taking a Vacation

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 12:51pm
Employees who use more vacation days end up with better performance reviews, according to internal research by audit firm EY.
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Nightmare or a Dream? Sleep in an IKEA Showroom

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 12:32pm
IKEA and Airbnb have partnered up to offer IKEA lovers the chance to spend the night in the IKEA Tempe location, in Sydney, Australia, on Aug. 31.






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Itsy Bitsy Spiders Lead to Recall of Suzuki Cars

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:23am
Suzuki recalled about 19,000 Kizashi mid-size sedans in the U.S. because spiders drawn to gasoline vapors weave webs that can block a venting hose.






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Malaysia Airlines Fights for Survival After Twin Tragedies

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:49am
News reports inside the country say an announcement regarding major changes could come as soon as Friday.






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IMF Chief Lagarde Investigated for Political Fraud

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 10:37am
IMF chief Christine Lagarde has been placed under formal investigation by French magistrates for negligence in a political fraud case.






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High-Tech Cooler Shatters Kickstarter Record

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 9:55am
Created by Ryan Grepper, the high-tech cooler is part blender, part waterproof bluetooth summer DJ speaker system, part USB recharge station.






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Stocks Tread Water After Hitting Record Highs

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 9:53am
Stocks wavered on Wednesday, a day after the Dow hit an all-time high and the S&P 500 closed above 2,000 for the first time.






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Dry skin? Under-eye circles? 5 makeup multi-taskers for summer skin woes

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 9:44am
Skincare problems rarely get better when you cover them up. But certain multi-taskers do more than just hide your imperfections — they're made with ingredients that will actually help solve the issue over time.






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Dry skin? Under-eye circles? 5 makeup multitaskers for summer skin woes

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 9:44am
Skincare problems rarely get better when you cover them up. But certain multitaskers do more than just hide your imperfections — they're made with ingredients that will actually help solve the issue over time.
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River Reborn: Elwha Flows Wild and Free Again

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 9:16am
The removal of dams on Washington state's Olympic Peninsula marks a new era for the river, its ecosystem and those who come to experience it.






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Burger King Merger Creates Whopper of Uproar

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 8:29am







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Time Warner Cable Reports Nationwide Outages

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 8:21am







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