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Here's the Real Battle Apple Is Waging in Autos

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 5:36pm
Amid speculation about a possible iCar, many are overlooking the big battle that's already taking shape in the auto industry.






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Ithaca, NY, So Cold Tourism Site Says 'Go to Florida'

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 2:59pm
After a very cold winter the Ithaca, New York tourism website decided to have a little fun and started telling visitors to go to Florida instead.






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What the Expedia-Orbitz Deal Means for Travelers

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 10:51am
Expedia's purchase of Orbitz may not mean higher prices, but it could signal more acquisitions to come in the online travel space.






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Move Over Prius: Hybrid Crossovers Roll Out at Chicago Auto Show

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 10:26am
A new generation of hybrid SUVs are getting debuts to meet consumer demand, as well as tighter emissions standards.






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Passengers Stampede, Flee To Tarmac Amid LAX Gun Scare

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 8:03am
Passengers fled and onto the tarmac at Los Angeles International Airport Monday after someone incorrectly said an armed man was on the loose.






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LG Boss Accused of Damaging Rival's Washers

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 6:53am
LG, whose appliance chief is accused of purposely damaging a Samsung washing machine at a store, said the executive was testing its rival's products.






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West Coast Ports Endure Third Day of Slowdown

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 7:21pm
Cargo containers remained backed up at the nation's largest ports on Monday as a massive work slowdown continued on the West Coast.






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Amazon Drone Plans Shot Down By Authorities

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 12:09pm
Amazon began testing drones in 2013 with the aim of delivering packages to customers in 30 minutes or less.






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'Richest Candyman on the Planet' Dies on Valentine's Day

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 8:52am
Michele Ferrero, Italy's richest man and the owner of a global chocolate and confectionery empire, died on Saturday aged 89, the company said.






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Nutella Billionaire Dead at 89

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 6:29am
Michele Ferrero, the world's richest candy maker whose family created Nutella and Ferrero Rocher chocolates, has died.






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Looking for Love Online? How to Avoid the Scammers

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 10:17am
One in five Americans ages 25 to 34 have turned to online dating, according to the Pew Research Center.






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With Nowhere for Snow To Go, Airline Cancellations Spike

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 9:02pm
The acutely cold winter weather has racked up an impressive number of headaches and cancellations for already harried travelers.






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Second Victim of Shooting at Mardi Gras Parade Dies

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 4:30pm
Two men were killed after shots rang out along a Mardi Gras parade route, New Orleans Police said.






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U.S. Government Will Soon Accept Apple Pay

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 3:29pm
The U.S. government will begin accepting Apple Pay mobile payments starting in September, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced Friday.






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These Tech CEOs Skipped Obama's Big Cyber Summit

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 3:00pm
Google CEO Larry Page, Yahoo's CEO Marissa Mayer and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg were all absent from the White House cybersecurity event.






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West Coast Port Gridlock Makes Farmers Suffer

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:32pm
The gridlock at West Coast ports is giving the region's agricultural industry serious heartburn.






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Most Popular Dish Ordered on Valentine's: Sushi

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 10:18am
Pucker up! The food people order most on their Valentine's dates is a type of prepared raw fish.






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Facebook's New Feature Streamlines Online Tag Sales

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 10:02am
How Facebook's new feature for Facebook Groups simplifies selling your old items on the site.






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Lip Smacker's New Owners Tease Plans for Fresh Flavors

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 9:08am
The iconic lip gloss will roll on, new owner says.






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Deadly Gunfire Erupts During Mardi Gras Parade

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 7:36am
One man is dead and another is in critical condition after shots rang out along a Mardi Gras parade route, New Orleans Police said.






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