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FILE - This Oct. 5, 2010 file photo shows the exterior of a Marriott hotel in Santa Clara, Calif. Marriott says that fewer guest records were involved in a previously announced data breach than it initially disclosed. The lodging company said Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, that it now believes that the number of potentially involved guests is lower than the 500 million originally estimated. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)
January 04, 2019 - 11:11 am
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Fewer Marriott guest records than previously feared were compromised in a massive data breach, but the largest hotel chain in the world confirmed Friday that approximately 5.25 million unencrypted passport numbers were accessed. The compromise of those passport numbers has...
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Ford Logo
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January 04, 2019 - 9:22 am
Ford is recalling more than 953,000 vehicles worldwide to replace Takata passenger air bag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel. The move includes 782,000 vehicles in the U.S. and is part of the largest series of recalls in U.S. history. Included are the 2010 Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX, the...
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(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)
January 04, 2019 - 8:44 am
U.S. employers dramatically stepped up their hiring in December, adding 312,000 jobs in an encouraging display of strength for an economy in the midst of a trade war, slowing global growth and a partial shutdown of the federal government.
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Bristol-Myers Squibb
AP Photo/Mel Evans, File
January 03, 2019 - 3:45 pm
Bristol-Myers Squibb is spending $74 billion on fellow drugmaker Celgene in a deal aimed at stocking the combined company's development pipeline with cancer, immunology and cardiovascular treatments.
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iPhone
Dreamstime
January 03, 2019 - 8:26 am
CEO Tim Cook said in a letter to shareholders released Wednesday that demand for iPhones is waning and revenue for the last quarter of 2018 will fall well below projections, a decrease he traced mainly to China.
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Minimum wage
Photo by Christopher T. Assaf/Baltimore Sun/MCT/Sipa USA
December 31, 2018 - 1:14 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) – The New Year is bringing with it some new wage increases in the city and across the tri-state. It marks a victorious end in a long fight for many labor organizations, who have been pushing for a $15 minimum wage for years. As of New Year’s Eve, any employee of a business with...
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Sears
Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA
December 28, 2018 - 3:09 pm
Sears may be close to the end.
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Trump Wall Street
AP Photo/Seth Wenig
December 24, 2018 - 1:28 pm
Stocks plunged Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 653 points following President Trump's tweet attacking the Federal Reserve and its independence.
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Plumber
Dreamstime
December 23, 2018 - 2:23 pm
If you’re trying to strike gold in the city, don’t look in the boardroom, look in the bathroom.
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Sgt. Christian Pastrana, right, prepares toys for a donation to the organization Women in Distress, at the Marine Corps Toys for Tots depot, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, in Hialeah, Fla. The recent closure of Toys R Us created some collateral damage -- the Toys for Tots charity drive. More than 250,000 toys donated by consumers and $5 million, 40 percent of corporate giving, came through Toy R Us last year, holes the annual Marine Corps' community effort is working to fill. At left is Matthew Williams, picking up the donation for Women in Distress. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
December 21, 2018 - 8:05 am
HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — When Toys R Us closed, Toys for Tots felt the loss. The toy giant's decision to close its stores this year left some huge holes for the annual charity drive to fill. Toys R Us shoppers donated more than 250,000 toys last year and the company gave $5 million in corporate...
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