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Has California's Plastic Bag Ban Backfired?

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 3:45pm
The effort to go green by banning plastic bags is costing some stores quite a bit of green in the form of increased shoplifting.






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It's a Hit! Baseball Hall of Fame Will Come to You

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 3:05pm
The traveling exhibit will feature historical artifacts from the Cooperstown museum and state-of-the-art interactive digital media.






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Seeking Quality of Life? Move to Portland

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 2:16pm
Portland was the only U.S. city that scored a slot in a British quality of life survey
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Survey: In Portland, Quality of Life Is Great

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 2:16pm
Portland was the only U.S. city that scored a slot in a British quality of life survey.






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Beware the Robot in the Corner Office

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 1:00pm
Up until now, robots and other smart machines have been used to replace blue-collar workers.






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Putin Orders Agricultural Import Bans

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 11:48am
President Putin banned imports of food and agricultural products, possibly including U.S. chicken, from countries that imposed sanctions on Moscow.






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Trump Sues Casinos to Save his Good Name

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 10:42am
Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit demanding his name be stripped off two struggling Atlantic City casinos he no longer runs.






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Stocks Waver on Ukraine Fears, Derailed Deals

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:52am
Stocks wavered, with investors uneasy about the standoff in the Ukraine and sentiment further deflated as two large corporate deals fell through.






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Burned: Arizona County Wants to Stop Hiring Smokers

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:48am
If one Arizona county administrator's new proposal passes, job seekers there need not apply if they like to take smoke breaks.






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Why CEO Quit... To Be a Better Dad

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:35am
In a resignation letter that has gone viral, one CEO explains he was unable to balance his work life with his need for family time.






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Samsung-Apple: We Only Fight in U.S. Courts

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:12am
Samsung and Apple have agreed to scale down their international legal dispute and withdraw patent lawsuits outside the United States.






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Workers, Customers Protest Supermarket CEO's Firing

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 8:28am







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Russian Hackers Steal More Than 1 Billion Passwords

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 8:00am







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Ski Season in New Zealand Lacks One Thing: Snow

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 9:30pm
Winter has rolled into its third month in New Zealand, and some ski areas there haven't opened for a single day this season.






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Sprint Drops Bid to Buy T-Mobile

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 7:58pm
Sprint is abandoning its pursuit of T-Mobile, as the regulatory challenges of the deal are too steep, a source told CNBC on Tuesday.






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21st Century Fox Pulls Offer for Time Warner

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 6:54pm
Twenty-First Century Fox said Tuesday it’s withdrawing its offer to acquire Time Warner.






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Hotel's $500 'Joke' Led to 3,000 Bad Reviews

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 6:24pm
The Union Street Guest House in the Catskill Mountains in Hudson, New York, was slammed by bad online reviews.






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5 Things Air Travelers Need to Know About Ebola

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 5:47pm
What’s the risk to air travelers of contracting Ebola and how are airlines responding to the outbreak?






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