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Takata CEO Said to Offer to Resign

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 3:01pm
Takata Corp. will tell Japanese carmakers on Friday that its CEO is willing to resign to take responsibility for the auto industry's biggest recall.









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Where Are the Big Pre-Super Bowl HDTV Sales?

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 1:58pm
If you heeded the advice of experts who said the best deals on new high-definition TVs would be right before the Super Bowl, you missed out.









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Apple to Voluntarily Recall Some AC Wall Plug Adapters

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 1:50pm
The affected two-prong adapters could, in very rare cases, break and create the risk of an electrical shock if touched, the company said in a post.









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Weekly Jobless Benefits Claims Decline

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:58am
The number of people seeking unemployment benefits fell last week, a sign that employers aren't cutting jobs in response to global economic weakness.









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Hot Concert Tickets a 'Fixed Game,' Report Says

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 11:11am
Ticketing for hot concerts is a "fixed game," says a report by New York's attorney general that brings out glaring irregularities in the industry.









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VIDEO: Walmart Closures Rock Small-Town America

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 4:39am
The world's largest retailer is shutting many of its stores this week, leaving many to wonder what life after Walmart will be like.









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Franchises Fight On Against $15 Minimum Wage

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 6:19pm
The International Franchise Association wants the Supreme Court to take up its challenge to portions of Seattle's $15 minimum wage law.









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Here's What PETA Wants to Do With 'Silence of the Lambs' Home

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 5:35pm
PETA has a plan for the sinister home where Buffalo Bill skinned his victims in "Silence of the Lambs" — turn it into an animal house.









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How Millionaires Get Obamacare Subsidies

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 4:35pm
Millionaires are getting federal financial subsidies under Obamacare to significantly reduce their monthly insurance premiums. Here's how it works.









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Fed Holds the Line on Interest Rate Hikes

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 3:33pm
The Federal Reserve opted not to raise interest rates Wednesday and gave no indication that it was changing course on its rate-hiking path ahead.









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FCC Proposes Opening TV Set-Top Box Market

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 3:17pm
The proposed competition would enable consumers swap costly cable industry boxes for cheaper service through devices like tablets.









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Back to the Future: The DeLorean Returns to Production

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 1:50pm
The DeLorean sports car made famous in "Back to The Future" is going back into production after 35 years. KPRC's Ryan Korsgard reports.









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Wendy's Looks for Possible Payment Security Breach

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 1:36pm
Wendy's said Wednesday it was investigating reports of unusual activity with payment cards used at some of its 5,700 U.S. burger restaurants.









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Amazon Prime Now Has 54 Million U.S. Members, Report Says

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 1:36pm
The company said late last year that it had added 3 million Prime members around the world during the third week of December 2015 alone.









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OPEC, Non-Member Countries to Discuss Oil Glut

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 12:26pm
A meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC oil market experts this week is unlikely to lead to an agreement to limit production, insiders say.









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Few Neighborhoods Have 3 Most Desired Traits: Study

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:46am
Just 14 percent of neighborhoods manage to be at once affordably priced, walkable and near decent schools, a new study indicates.









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Adidas Said to Cut Ties With Track and Field Group

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 11:04am
Adidas reportedly will end an sponsorship deal with the IAAF, the governing body of track and field sports, amid doping and corruption allegations.









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China May Have Cooled on Fake Apple Stores ... for Now

Wed, 01/27/2016 - 10:57am
She still works at the same store but the counterfeit Apple uniform has gone, and the handsets she now touts are made by local Chinese firm Huawei. The number of fake Apple stores along the busy street has dwindled by about a third from more than 30 as recently as September when Reuters reporters last visited the area, some replaced by unauthorized stores selling...









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More Countries Report Zika — as Airlines Offer Refunds

Tue, 01/26/2016 - 9:04pm
Costa Rica reported its first case of Zika virus infection as the mysterious virus spreads across the Americas.









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More Countries Report Zika — as Airlines Offer Refunds

Tue, 01/26/2016 - 9:04pm
Costa Rica reported its first case of Zika virus infection as the mysterious virus spreads across the Americas.









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