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Restaurant
Dreamstime
August 27, 2018 - 1:27 pm
The minimum wage in New York is rising to $15 per hour at the end of this year, and if you work for tips, that means even your wage is rising too.
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Newspapers
Angela Major/The Janesville Gazette via AP, File
August 24, 2018 - 5:39 pm
Print journalism isn’t dead, but the soaring price of newsprint sure isn’t helping.
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New York Stock Exchange
AP Photo/Mark Lennihan
August 24, 2018 - 4:24 pm
The S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq composite both closed at record highs Friday, just two days after the current bull market in stocks became the longest in history.
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AK-47
Sgt. Pete Thibodeau, U.S Marine Corps/DoD/Sipa USA
August 24, 2018 - 3:38 pm
The company that makes the AK-47 assault rifle is getting into the electric car market.
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President Donald Trump
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
August 23, 2018 - 5:33 pm
President Donald Trump said if he were impeached, the economy and the stock market would crash.
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New York Stock Exchange
AP Photo/Richard Drew
August 22, 2018 - 5:43 pm
On Wall Street, the end of the trading day Wednesday marked the longest bull run on record – nine and a half years.
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FILE - This June 27, 2016, file photo, shows an Olive Garden restaurant in Methuen, Mass. Olive Garden customers who can't get enough pasta have a chance to enjoy unlimited servings for a year. The restaurant chain is offering its first annual pasta pass as part of its never ending pasta bowl promotion. The pass is available to 1,000 customers who pay $300. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
August 22, 2018 - 7:21 am
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Olive Garden customers who can't get enough pasta have a chance to enjoy unlimited servings for a year. The restaurant chain is offering its first annual pasta pass as part of its never ending pasta bowl promotion. The pass is available to 1,000 customers who pay $300. The 52-...
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Money: $100 Bills
Dreamstime
August 21, 2018 - 5:45 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The U.S. economy is firing on all cylinders. Bloomberg’s Sho Chandra and Rich Miller talked to several economists who said the economy is on track for a strong second half, for growth amounting to 3 percent or more. “It would be the best since 2005,” Chandra said. The gross...
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LinkedIn
Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA
August 21, 2018 - 2:02 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- LinkedIn said Monday that it will allow academic researchers to access its data. As Bloomberg Reporter Jeremy Kahn explained to WCBS 880’s Steve Scott Tuesday, the Microsoft-owned professional networking platform said it is allowing access to researchers at universities...
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Animal Crackers
AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall
August 21, 2018 - 9:14 am
Mondelez International, the parent company of Nabisco, has redesigned the packaging of its Barnum's Animals crackers after relenting to pressure from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
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