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'Unbreakable' Brand: How Long Can the NFL Stay So Popular?

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 7:45pm
The NFL is scrambling for good-news daylight like a frantic quarterback, but as a brand, America’s game appears indestructible, experts agree.






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'Unbreakable' Brand: How Long Can the NFL Stay So Popular?

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 7:45pm
The NFL has absorbed more licks than a 40-year-old quarterback, but as brands go, America’s game appears indestructible, experts agree.






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How to Get the Best Deals on Airline Tickets

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 6:41pm
Airfare experts reveal the three cheapest days to fly and other helpful strategies to save money.
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Marriott to Guests: Tip Your Housekeeper

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 6:38pm
Marriott Hotels is launching a program with Maria Shriver to encourage guests to tip housekeepers, who typically make less than $10 an hour.
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Alibaba to Up IPO Price Range to $66-$68/Share

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 4:46pm
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba plans to raise the range for its initial public offering to $66 to $68 a share, from $60-$66, making it the largest IPO ever.






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Nearly Half China's Millionaires Plan to Leave

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:32pm
Nearly half Chinese millionaires plan to emigrate in the next five years—a flight that could add to worries over the economy, as money moves offshore.






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Olive Garden Defends Unlimited Breadstick Policy

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 12:53pm
It's the battle of the breadsticks. Olive Garden is on the defensive after an activist investor criticized how it implemented its breadstick policy.






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Fatal Recall: GM Ignition-Switch Death Toll Spikes to 19

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 11:26am
That's more than the 13 deaths the automaker had previously admitted were caused by the recalled part.






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GM to Pay Compensation for 19 Switch Deaths

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 11:26am
That's more than the 13 deaths the automaker had previously admitted were caused by the recalled part.






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Safety Probe of Ford Fiesta Door Latches

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 10:42am
Safety regulators are investigating some 205,000 Ford Fiesta cars for doors failing to properly latch or flying open while being driven.






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From Sci-Fi to Driveway: Smart Cars Coming Soon

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 10:13am
What might seem like sci-fi is rapidly moving closer to reality, with more manufacturers planning to put autonomous vehicles into production.






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Microsoft to Buy 'Minecraft' Creator for $2.5 Billion

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:20am
Microsoft will buy Mojang, the creator of the "Minecraft" video game franchise, for $2.5 billion.






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Welcome to the World's Most Pirated Waters

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:03am
There's a whole new playbook being written on maritime crime, and it's costing consumers money whenever they shop.






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'Dying Out Here': Job Gains Leave Black Women Behind

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 7:51am
A creeping escape from the Great Recession is bolstering job prospects in every demographic slice of the U.S. economy but one: black women.






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Open Sesame: Will Alibaba Boost IPO Size?

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 7:29am
The Chinese e-commerce company launched the IPO last week and had enough investor demand to cover the entire deal within two days.
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Logging On at Midnight: Not Always a Bad Thing

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 6:39am
Roughly one in four of us are logging on and putting in at least a few hours of work between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. on a regular basis.






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Hold the Breadsticks! Advice for Olive Garden

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:45pm
An investor, Starboard Value, has criticized Olive Garden's parent company Darden Restaurants for its management of the Italian restaurant chain.






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Fracking or Drinking Water? That May Become the Choice

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:43pm
That's the possible dilemma facing a number of countries including the United States, according to a new report released by the World Resources Institute.
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Staging a Mansion for the Price of a Car

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:23pm
For the super rich, getting a home ready for sale has become a high-priced production with elaborate staging, including what's in the garage.






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Ford Has Multiple Recalls, GM Halts Corvette Sales

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 12:39pm
Ford is recalling about 74,000 older model Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner crossover vehicles because the electronic hybrid system may overheat.






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