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Feds Shut Down 5

Feds Shut Down 5 "Unsafe" Tour Bus Companies

The federal government is stepping up its crackdown on unsafe buses in California, issuing an order that puts five... Read »

Dec 27, 2013
UPS System Overload Delays Christmas Eve Deliveries

UPS System Overload Delays Christmas Eve Deliveries

UPS announced that that some presents will not make it on time this Christmas after a high volume of packages over... Read »

Nov 18, 2014
Hyundai, Kia to Pay Millions in Gas Mileage Settlement

Hyundai, Kia to Pay Millions in Gas Mileage Settlement

Hyundai and its sister company Kia said Monday that they will pay up to $395 million to consumers as part of a prop... Read »

Dec 24, 2013
Chase Ups Limits on Cards Affected by Target Breach

Chase Ups Limits on Cards Affected by Target Breach

JPMorgan Chase has decided to ease the restrictions it placed on customers who used Chase debit cards during the... Read »

Dec 24, 2013
Zuckerberg Selling Millions of Facebook Shares

Zuckerberg Selling Millions of Facebook Shares

Facebook and Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg are selling a combined 70 million shares of Class A stock as the soci... Read »

Dec 20, 2013
Honda Tops Insurance Industry's Shrinking Safety List

Honda Tops Insurance Industry's Shrinking Safety List

Honda Motor Co. has topped the insurance industry's annual list of the safest new vehicles, according to The Associ... Read »

Dec 19, 2013
Louisiana Has Nation's Worst Drivers, Survey Finds

Louisiana Has Nation's Worst Drivers, Survey Finds

It looks like motorists who suffer from road rage should avoid Louisian, home to the worst drivers in America, acco... Read »

Dec 17, 2013
Many Private College Presidents Earn $1M

Many Private College Presidents Earn $1M

Presidents at 42 private colleges scaled the $1 million annual mark in total pay and benefits in 2011 — a slight... Read »

Dec 16, 2013
Ford to Launch 23 New Models, Add 11,000 Jobs Next Year

Ford to Launch 23 New Models, Add 11,000 Jobs Next Year

Ford Mustang plans to release 23 new models next year, according to Joe Hinrichs, Ford's president of the Americas.... Read »

Dec 13, 2013
Bank of America to Pay $132M in SEC Case

Bank of America to Pay $132M in SEC Case

Bank of America has agreed to pay $131.8 million to settle Securities and Exchange Commission charges that its Merr... Read »

Dec 13, 2013
Facebook to Join S&P 500

Facebook to Join S&P 500

Facebook will join the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index, replacing technology supplier Teradyne Inc., while Abercr... Read »

Dec 11, 2013

Google's Most Searched Throughout the Years

Google's most searched terms from 2006 until today. View »

Dec 10, 2013
American, US Airways Complete Merger, Creating World's Biggest Airline

American, US Airways Complete Merger, Creating World's Biggest Airline

American Airlines has emerged from bankruptcy protection and US Airways culminated its long pursuit of a merger... Watch »

Dec 9, 2013
Wal-Mart Agrees to Contribute $25M to Settle Gas Can Lawsuits

Wal-Mart Agrees to Contribute $25M to Settle Gas Can Lawsuits

Wal-Mart has agreed to contribute about $25 million to settle unresolved lawsuits filed on behalf of consumers alle... Read »

Dec 9, 2013
Union, Pratt & Whitney in Final Days of Pact Talks

Union, Pratt & Whitney in Final Days of Pact Talks

Job security remains a top issue for the Pratt & Whitney machinists union as it heads into the final days of... Watch »

Dec 6, 2013
Twitter Names 1st Woman to Board of Directors

Twitter Names 1st Woman to Board of Directors

Twitter's board of directors — much criticized for being all white and all male — has gotten its first female membe... Read »

Dec 5, 2013
Unemployment Rate May Be Larger Than We Think

Unemployment Rate May Be Larger Than We Think

The unemployment number is often thought of as an important economic barometers. However, Americans may not really... Watch »

Dec 5, 2013
Cyber Monday Nets Record $1.74B

Cyber Monday Nets Record $1.74B

Shoppers bought online at the heaviest rate ever Monday, according to research firm comScore Inc., The Associated... Read »

Dec 4, 2013
Record Crowds Over Weekend, But Spending Declined

Record Crowds Over Weekend, But Spending Declined

Retailers drew crowds with early discounts, however they failed to motivate shoppers to spend. Target, Macy's and... Read »

Dec 2, 2013
Amazon Bringing More Than 300 Full Time Jobs to Windsor

Amazon Bringing More Than 300 Full Time Jobs to Windsor

Amazon is bringing more than 300 full time jobs to Connecticut that will offer competitive wages and comprehensive... Read »

Nov 21, 2013

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