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Harley-Davidson offering internship of a lifetime

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Harley-Davidson is not only paying eight lucky interns, but is asking them to travel across the country and document their experience on social media.

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Walmart employees may soon get a more lax dress code

Walmart employees could soon be getting a little more wiggle room in their work attire. (Bloomberg via Getty Images and CNN) Walmart employees could soon be getting a little more wiggle room in their work attire. (Bloomberg via Getty Images and CNN)
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Walmart employees could soon be getting a little more wiggle room in their work attire.

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Target hosting annual car seat trade-in event starting April 22

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If you have an old car seat that needs to be replaced, you may not want to throw it away just yet. 

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Bump stock maker says it will stop taking orders, shut down its website

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On its website Tuesday, Slide Fire Solutions said it "will cease taking orders for its products and shut down its website."

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Allegiant Air under fire after '60 Minutes' safety report

In this May 9, 2013, file photo, two Allegiant Air jets taxi at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker,File) In this May 9, 2013, file photo, two Allegiant Air jets taxi at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker,File)
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Shares of parent company Allegiant Travel Co. are plunging 13 percent before the opening bell.

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If you use Visa, you don’t have to use a signature anymore

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It’s not just Visa. American Express, Discover, and Mastercard are also ditching signatures.

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Apple memo warning employees about leaking gets leaked

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Apple recently sent a memo warning employees not to leak company information, saying 29 employees were caught last year, 12 of whom were arrested. Naturally, the memo was leaked. 

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Billionaire CEO behind 'Bratz' might save Toys 'R' Us

Isaac Larian said Friday that he's entered a formal offer of $675 million to buy many of the Toys "R" Us stores in the United States. (Photo: Getty Images via CNN) Isaac Larian said Friday that he's entered a formal offer of $675 million to buy many of the Toys "R" Us stores in the United States. (Photo: Getty Images via CNN)
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The CEO behind Bratz dolls and Little Tikes toys is officially making his bid for Toys "R" Us.

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This new tech makes water out of thin air

(CNN/Meredith) A schematic of the fog harp design, with the wires held under tension within a frame. (CNN/Meredith) A schematic of the fog harp design, with the wires held under tension within a frame.
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These fog harvesters are put up against wind streams to catch microscopic droplets which gather and merge on a fine mesh until they have enough weight to travel down into a water tank. 

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Best Buy says it was hit by same data breach as Sears and Delta

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Best Buy said on Friday that some of its customers' credit card information may have been compromised in a data breach that also hit Sears and Delta Air Lines.

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Ford recalls 350,000 F-150s and Expeditions that can roll even when parked

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Ford is recalling about 350,000 trucks for a problem that could cause them to roll even after the driver shifts into park.

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Spotify's stock market debut strikes a chord with investors

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After several hours of anticipation Tuesday morning, Spotify's shares traded as high as $169 in their stock market debut before falling back slightly.

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Exchange Toys R Us gift cards for cards to Bed Bath & Beyond

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Bed Bath & Beyond will buy your Toys R Us and Babies R Us gift cards and turn them into Bed Bath & Beyond gift cards that customers can use online and in-stores.

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Saks, Lord & Taylor breach: Data stolen on 5 million cards

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Hackers stole information for more than 5 million credit and debit cards used at Saks Fifth Avenue, Saks Off 5th and Lord & Taylor stores.

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Remington, one of America's oldest gun makers, gets $75 million lifeline

A military grade Remington ACR Special Purpose Rifle is displayed at the 35th annual SHOT Show, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, in Las Vegas. A military grade Remington ACR Special Purpose Rifle is displayed at the 35th annual SHOT Show, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, in Las Vegas.
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The loan will allow Remington to continue pursuing a deal to cut as much as $620 million in debt. The company succumbed to a plunge in demand for guns that has dragged down the industry.

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Energy bars recalled across the country due to undeclared nut allergens

eBars is issuing a voluntary recall on its line of products that may contain undeclared peanut and almond allergens. (Photo: FDA) eBars is issuing a voluntary recall on its line of products that may contain undeclared peanut and almond allergens. (Photo: FDA)
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eBars is issuing a voluntary recall on its line of products that may contain undeclared peanut and almond allergens.

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Bank of America 'systematically' misled clients about stock trades

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch doctored paperwork on 16 million orders to fool institutional clients.

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Here's why Toys 'R' Us failed

This Feb. 27, 2018 file photo shows a branch of Toys R Us at St Andrews Retail Park in Birmingham, central England. (Aaron Chown/PA via AP, File) This Feb. 27, 2018 file photo shows a branch of Toys R Us at St Andrews Retail Park in Birmingham, central England. (Aaron Chown/PA via AP, File)
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The company's biggest problem: It was billions of dollars in debt.

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Your Toys 'R' Us closing questions answered

This Feb. 27, 2018 file photo shows a branch of Toys R Us at St Andrews Retail Park in Birmingham, central England. (Aaron Chown/PA via AP, File) This Feb. 27, 2018 file photo shows a branch of Toys R Us at St Andrews Retail Park in Birmingham, central England. (Aaron Chown/PA via AP, File)
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A favorite shopping destination is closing its doors, and Toys "R" Us shoppers are wondering exact how it will affect them. Here's what we know so far. 

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En Fuego: Taco Bell starting a line of tortilla chips

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Taco Bell just dropped a bomb on the world, announcing their new line of tortilla chips. 

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EU approves Bayer takeover of St. Louis-based Monsanto after concessions Video included

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The European Union has approved Bayer's buyout of Monsanto in a massive agriculture business deal, but says they will have to shed some $7.4 billion in firms and other remedies to ensure fair competition in the market.

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Tinder sues dating app Bumble

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Tinder's parent company Match Group is suing competitor Bumble, accusing the female-friendly dating app of patent infringement and stealing trade secrets.

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Lyft tests $199 monthly subscription plan for rides

Lyft is experimenting with a new subscription model as it tries to find more ways to end car ownership. (CNN) Lyft is experimenting with a new subscription model as it tries to find more ways to end car ownership. (CNN)
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 Lyft is experimenting with a new subscription model as it tries to find more ways to end car ownership. Rather than a traditional monthly car payment, some Lyft passengers can pay a monthly fee for access to its network of transportation services.

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Kroger is removing these gun magazines from store shelves

(CNN) Kroger is going to stop selling magazines about assault rifles, a spokeswoman for the grocery chain said on Friday. (CNN) Kroger is going to stop selling magazines about assault rifles, a spokeswoman for the grocery chain said on Friday.
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Kroger is going to stop selling magazines about assault rifles, a spokeswoman for the grocery chain said on Friday. Kroger made the announcement just weeks after it said it would stop selling guns and ammunition to anyone under the age of 21. 

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Facebook launches retro 'Lite' version for these phones

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Facebook is bringing the minimalist version of its app to some developed countries, including the United States. Facebook Lite is a parred down version of the social network's mobile app. 

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Uber's biggest rival tests monthly subscription plan

In this image distributed on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, Lyft's new Amp glows on the dashboard of a car in San Francisco.(Josh Edelson/AP Images for Lyft) In this image distributed on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, Lyft's new Amp glows on the dashboard of a car in San Francisco.(Josh Edelson/AP Images for Lyft)
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Lyft is experimenting with a new subscription model as it tries to find more ways to end car ownership.

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You only have 30 days to use that Toys 'R' Us gift card

In this Nov. 22, 2016 photo, Gift of College gift cards are on diplay at Toys R Us in Emeryville, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) In this Nov. 22, 2016 photo, Gift of College gift cards are on diplay at Toys R Us in Emeryville, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
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Let the countdown begin!

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Toys R Us will close all US stores

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Toys R Us's management has told its employees that it will sell or close all of its U.S. stores.

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Amazon recalling portable charging bricks due to fire, chemical hazard

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Amazon is recalling their “AmazonBasics Portable Power Banks” after discovering the portable battery can overheat and ignite, posing fire and burn hazards.

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Ford recalls 1.4 million cars because steering wheel can come off

This Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, photo shows a Ford sign at an auto dealership, in Hialeah, Fla. Ford Motor Co. says a change in the way it values pension assets will cut 2016 full-year net income by $2 billion. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) This Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, photo shows a Ford sign at an auto dealership, in Hialeah, Fla. Ford Motor Co. says a change in the way it values pension assets will cut 2016 full-year net income by $2 billion. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
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Ford is recalling 1.4 million vehicles because the steering wheels can become loose and even come off while driving.

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Walmart to offer same-day grocery delivery in more than 100 cities

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Walmart is expanding its same-day online grocery delivery service to more than 40 percent of U.S. households, or 100 metro areas, by year-end.

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is worth 98 billion McChickens

Jeff Bezos arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party on Sunday, March 4, 2018, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP) Jeff Bezos arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party on Sunday, March 4, 2018, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
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Things that might seem expensive to us are just a drop in the bucket to Bezos.

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Tinder is creating a new feature that allows women to send messages first

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The dating app will launch a setting that makes it possible for women to only interact with the men they message first.

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Aston Martin to create all-electric car brand

One of the most striking concept cars at the Geneva International Motor Show was, not surprisingly, created by the designers at Aston Martin. One of the most striking concept cars at the Geneva International Motor Show was, not surprisingly, created by the designers at Aston Martin.
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One of the most striking concept cars at the Geneva International Motor Show was, not surprisingly, created by the designers at Aston Martin.

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500,000 tubes of pain-relieving cream recalled

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First Aid Research is recalling their Maximum Strength Bacitraycin Plus Ointment with Lidocaine after discovering the package is not child resistant.

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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shrkeli sentenced to 7 years in prison

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The smirking "Pharma Bro" vilified for jacking up the price of a lifesaving drug was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for defrauding investors in two failed hedge funds.

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Credit card numbers used at Jason's Deli show up on 'dark web'

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Jason's Deli is warning their customers that some of their credit card information may have been compromised. The company issued a statement on their website.

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U.S. Steel calling back 500 workers for blast furnace restart in Granite City Video included

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One of two blast furnaces at the United States Steel Corporation’s Granite City Works facility will be restarted.

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Kodiak Cakes recalling blueberry waffles across the country

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. (Photo: FDA) People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. (Photo: FDA)
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People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

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Walmart is bringing meal kits to thousands of stores

(CNN) Walmart is doing meal kits now, and is planning to expand them to 2,000 stores. (CNN) Walmart is doing meal kits now, and is planning to expand them to 2,000 stores.
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Walmart, the biggest grocer in the United States, is expanding its meal-kit business.

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How to get the most trade value for your old car

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About 40% of people who are will be looking to trade in a vehicle, that’s according to data from Edmunds. 

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Apple is under fire for moving iCloud data to China

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Apple's latest move in China has privacy advocates and human rights groups worried.

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Kroger won't sell guns to anyone under 21 years old

This Thursday, June 15, 2017, photo shows a Kroger grocery store logo at a store in Flowood, Miss. The Kroger Co. reports earnings, Friday, Sept. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) This Thursday, June 15, 2017, photo shows a Kroger grocery store logo at a store in Flowood, Miss. The Kroger Co. reports earnings, Friday, Sept. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
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Kroger is just the latest chain to add stipulations on who can and can't buy a gun from them. Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart have also issued new policies.

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Disney toys are coming back to McDonald’s Happy Meals

A Happy Meal featuring non-fat chocolate milk and a cheeseburger with fries, are arranged for a photo at a McDonald's restaurant in Brandon, Miss., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) A Happy Meal featuring non-fat chocolate milk and a cheeseburger with fries, are arranged for a photo at a McDonald's restaurant in Brandon, Miss., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
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McDonald’s and Disney are teaming up once again to bring character-themed toys back to Happy Meals. 

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Dog food recalled for potential Salmonella contamination

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Pets with Salmonella infections may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever, and vomiting. Some pets will have only decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain.

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Applebee’s is closing another 60 to 80 restaurants

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It’s unclear which locations will be closing.

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Whirlpool recalling more than 40,000 KitchenAid kettles

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Whirlpool is recalling their KitchenAid electric kettles after discovering the handle can break off from the kettle, posing a potential burn hazard.

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FDA evaluation confirms certain dog foods are contaminated with euthanasia drug

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The J.M. Smucker Co. is withdrawing some shipments of dog food amid reports that it could be tainted with traces of a drug used to euthanize animals. 

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Macy's decision to sell hijabs sparks debate among Muslim women

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American department store Macy's sparked a fierce debate on Thursday, when it launched a line of "modest clothing" that featured hijabs. 

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Facebook is testing a 'downvote' button

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Facebook is testing a new “downvote” button.

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Citing fraud, LL Bean cracks down on its famous lifetime return policy

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L.L. Bean is finally giving up its 100 percent satisfaction guarantee after customers reportedly abused the system.

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CVS to boost hourly minimum wage to $11

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CVS announced it’s raising the starting wage for hourly workers to $11 an hour from $9. 

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78,000 laptops recalled due to fire hazard

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Lenovo Services is recalling 78,000 of their Thinkpad X1 Carbon Laptops after discovering an unfastened screw can damage the battery, causing it to overheat and posing a fire hazard.

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Amazon Prime members can get free 2-hour delivery from Whole Foods

This May 3, 2017, photo, shows a Whole Foods Market grocery store, in Upper Saint Clair, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) This May 3, 2017, photo, shows a Whole Foods Market grocery store, in Upper Saint Clair, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
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Amazon is unleashing its powerful delivery service on Whole Foods. 

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Dunkin' Donuts pledges to ditch foam cups

The coffee chain will eliminate polystyrene styrofoam cups in its global supply chain beginning in spring 2018, the company said. It plans to eliminate foam cups altogether by 2020. (Source: Dunkin' Donuts via CNN) The coffee chain will eliminate polystyrene styrofoam cups in its global supply chain beginning in spring 2018, the company said. It plans to eliminate foam cups altogether by 2020. (Source: Dunkin' Donuts via CNN)
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Dunkin' Donuts is ditching foam cups in favor of a greener option. 

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5,000 cribside space heaters recalled due to fire, burn hazards

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A broken motor mount can allow the electric heating element to come in contact with the interior plastic materials and ignite.

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Pepsi CEO says they're targeting women with 'Lady Doritos' that don't crunch

PepsiCo's CEO, Indra Nooyi, says her company is designing Doritos that are less crunchy for women. Paul Sakuma/AP PepsiCo's CEO, Indra Nooyi, says her company is designing Doritos that are less crunchy for women. Paul Sakuma/AP
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PepsiCo's CEO, Indra Nooyi, says her company is designing Doritos that are less crunchy for women.

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Aldi recalls frozen vegetables

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Aldi has issued a voluntary recall of some of its frozen peas.

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Brach's chocolate recalled for possible mix-up

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If you have a peanut or wheat allergy, you need to check your chocolate before you eat it.

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RECALL: Kellogg Company recalls snack foods

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Kellogg Company has announced it is voluntarily recalling several snack food varieties because they may contain undeclared peanut residue.

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RECALL ALERT: Quaker Oats recalls granola bars

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Two varieties of Quaker Oats granola bars are being recalled because they may be contaminated with listeria.

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Pet treats recalled for salmonella contamination Video included

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Salix Animal Health, LLC has voluntarily recalled one lot of its “Good ‘n’ Fun Beefhide Chicken Sticks.” More>>

37,000 infant travel mobiles recalled due to injury hazard

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VTech is recalling 37,000 of their Lights & Lullabies travel mobiles after discovering the mobile can detach from crib’s railing, posing an injury hazard to infants in the crib.

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Tax season software: Best do-it-yourself filers

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Tax season kicks off this week and if you're a "do-it-yourself tax filer" you have plenty of options. 

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Amazon, JPMorgan, Berkshire creating new healthcare company

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Amazon, JPMorgan Chase and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway say they're forming a new company to address the health care needs of America.

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Sales are up for companies, and so are wages, survey says

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Sales and profits picked up for companies at the end of last year, and more say they're paying their workers higher wages and salaries in the latest signs that the U.S. economy continues to improve. 

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Frozen veggies recalled in 21 states due to possible health risk

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The frozen vegetables might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

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20,000 fidget spinner keychains recalled due to choking hazard

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Fashion Accessory Bazaar is recalling 20,000 of their fidget spinner keychains after discovering the center post on the spinner can become loose or fall out, posing a choking hazard.

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Starbucks is making major changes for their employees

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All employees will soon be able to earn paid sick time off, and the company's parental leave benefits will include all non-birth parents.

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Toys "R" Us plans to close more than 180 stores

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Toys "R" Us is planning to shutter a fifth of its U.S. stores. 

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AT&T wants Congress to pass a net neutrality law

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AT&T is calling on Congress to settle the internet freedom debate by passing a federal net neutrality law.

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Wells Fargo customers angered after glitch drains bank accounts

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Some Wells Fargo customers woke up to a drained bank account Wednesday morning after a glitch caused some online bills to be paid twice.

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Fujifilm recalling 270,000 camera power adapters due to shock hazard

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Fujufilm is recalling about 270,000 of their power adapters after discovering they can crack, break or detach and remain in the wall, exposing live electrical contacts, posing a shock hazard.

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Town and Country-based Energizer spends $2 billion to add the Rayovac brand

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Energizer will spend $2 billion in cash to acquire the battery and lighting assets of Spectrum, adding the Rayovac brand to its battery and lighting division.

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GM says it's mass-producing cars without steering wheels

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General Motors says it is making the first mass-production autonomous car without a steering wheel or pedals.

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Facebook to show less content from publishers and brands

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Facebook said late Thursday it is changing the News Feed to prioritize posts from friends, family members and groups over posts from publishers and brands.

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Behind the smart gadgets, Amazon and Google are waging war

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The flash of the CES technology show in Las Vegas is all about robots, drones and smart gadgets. 

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BBB investigating 4 St. Louis companies tied to 'predatory moving scheme' Video included

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The St. Louis office of the Better Business Bureau is investigating “one of the most predatory moving schemes” they’ve ever encountered.

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The security of basically every computer on Earth just got a lot worse

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The security of pretty much every computer on the planet has just gotten a lot worse, and the only real solution -- which,of course, is not a solution -- is to throw them all away and buy new ones.

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Why cable bills are rising again and what you can do

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Cable and satellite TV providers are ringing in the new year with an unwelcomed gift: higher cable bills. 

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Apple sorry for slowing iPhones, cuts battery price by $50

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Apple is apologizing for secretly slowing down older iPhones, which it says was necessary to avoid unexpected shutdowns related to battery fatigue. 

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Apple faces multiple lawsuits over slowed-down iPhones

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Apple iPhone owners are suing the tech giant for alleged consumer fraud for not disclosing sooner it issued software updates that deliberately slowed older-model phones so aging batteries lasted longer.

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‘Squatty Potty’ step stools recalled due to injury, fall hazard

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Squatty Potty is recalling their children’s toilet step stools after discovering it can detach while a child is standing on it, posing injury and fall hazards.

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4 local casinos impacted by sale of Pinnacle to Penn National in $2.8B deal

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Four local casinos will be impacted when Penn National Gaming, Inc. acquires Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. in a deal valued at about $2.8 billion.

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Edward Jones cracks top 10 in 'Fortune's Best Places to Work'

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Locally based financial services firm, Edward Jones, ranked #10 on FORTUNE magazine's annual list of '100 Best Companies to Work For 2016.' 

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Disney buying large part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B deal

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Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox in a $52.4 billion deal, including film and television studios, cable and international TV businesses as it tries to meet com

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BBB warns of 'Secret Sister Gift Exchange' - Facebook's favorite holiday scam Video included

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It seems like harmless social media fun, but for the last several years, the Secret Sister Gift Exchange post has tricked a lot of giving people on Facebook.  But, a reminder: this is a scam.  

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How to stop Amazon from killing your store

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Not all is doom and gloom in retail land. A record number of stores have closed this year, but some retailers have staved off pressure from Amazon and competitors.

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Arby's is buying Buffalo Wild Wings

Arby's is buying Buffalo Wild Wings, the chain of sports bars, for $2.9 billion.

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Starbucks releases another holiday cup. This time, it's red.

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If this year's Starbucks holiday cup wasn't red enough, the chain is releasing another one this week that's mostly that color. 

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Peel Wood Fired Pizza coming to downtown Clayton

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A Metro East pizza restaurant is expanding across the river.

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Owner of TJ Maxx continues to pay employees in Puerto Rico even though stores remain closed

TJX Companies, which owns TJ Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods, has continued to pay its employees even with widespread power and water shortages, and dozens of stores remain closed. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg/Getty Images) TJX Companies, which owns TJ Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods, has continued to pay its employees even with widespread power and water shortages, and dozens of stores remain closed. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg/Getty Images)
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It's been six weeks since Maria left Puerto Rico in shambles. The hurricane-ravaged island is still contending with widespread power and water shortages, and dozens of stores remain closed. 

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What we know (and don't know) about Uber background checks

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Accused terrorist, Sayfullo Saipof was an Uber and Lyft driver. Here's what we know about how those companies background check their drivers.

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Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren to step down next year

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NEW YORK (AP) - Macy's says its longtime CEO Terry Lundgren will leave the job early next year. 

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Google Docs error locks out users

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Some Google Docs users found themselves locked out of their documents on Tuesday after the company flagged harmless files as "inappropriate." 

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American Airlines closing pilot base in St. Louis Video included

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American Airlines is closing its pilot base in St. Louis, one more disappearing vestige of the carrier’s takeover of once-proud TWA nearly two decades ago.

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LuLaRoe accused of being a pyramid scheme, hit with $1 billion lawsuit

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The multilevel marketing company, LuLaRoe, is facing a $1 billion, federal, class-action lawsuit after being accused of being a pyramid scheme.

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Sears stops selling Whirlpool appliances, ending 101-year relationship

Shoppers enter the Sears department store at the Tri-County Mall, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Springdale, Ohio.  (AP Photo/John Minchillo) Shoppers enter the Sears department store at the Tri-County Mall, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Springdale, Ohio. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Sears says Whirlpool was making demands that would've made it difficult to sell its appliances at a competitive price.

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Amazon received 238 proposals for second headquarters

The company said it would hire for 50,000 open positions, including tens of thousands of full-time posts, at 10 of its fulfillment centers across the U.S. during an August 2 job fair. (CNN Money) The company said it would hire for 50,000 open positions, including tens of thousands of full-time posts, at 10 of its fulfillment centers across the U.S. during an August 2 job fair. (CNN Money)
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Amazon has confirmed the obvious: It's received a lot of interest from cities vying to host it's second headquarters. The tech giant said on Monday that 238 cities and regions put in a bid.

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Ford offers free inspections for 1.3 million Explorers amid exhaust fume concerns

This Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, photo shows a Ford sign at an auto dealership, in Hialeah, Fla. Ford Motor Co. says a change in the way it values pension assets will cut 2016 full-year net income by $2 billion. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) This Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, photo shows a Ford sign at an auto dealership, in Hialeah, Fla. Ford Motor Co. says a change in the way it values pension assets will cut 2016 full-year net income by $2 billion. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
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Responding to consumer concerns about exhaust fumes, Ford is offering to inspect and repair Explorer SUVs at no cost to owners. 

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Twitter's plan to police hate speech and symbols

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Days after Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey promised there would be more aggressive rules coming to Twitter, the company outlined its policy changes in an email to its Trust & Safety Council on Tuesday. 

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Starbucks shuts its online store, and fans are bereft

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Starbucks is closing its online store to focus on its thousands of locations and its popular app. But some loyal online customers are inconsolable.

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These stores will be closed on Thanksgiving Day 2017

More than 50 stores say they're bucking a controversial trend of opening on Thanksgiving Day. (Flickr) More than 50 stores say they're bucking a controversial trend of opening on Thanksgiving Day. (Flickr)
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More than 50 stores say they're bucking a controversial trend of opening on Thanksgiving Day.

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Netflix raising US prices by 10 percent for most popular plan

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Netflix is raising the price for its most popular U.S. video streaming plan by 10 percent- a move that could boost its profits but slow the subscriber growth that drives its stock price.

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Playtex recalls 3.6 million children’s plates, bowls due to choking hazard

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Playtex is recalling 3.6 million children’s plates and bowls after discovering a potential choking hazard. On each plate and bowl, there is a clear, plastic layer that can peel or bubble, which young children may accidentally ingest.

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Jogging strollers sold at Target, Walmart recalled over fall hazard

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About 28,000 jogging strollers are being recalled after the company received reports of the stroller leg bracket breaking.

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Target to up hourly base pay to $15 by end of 2020

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Target Corp. is raising its minimum hourly wage to $11 starting next month and then to $15 by the end of 2020

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Gatorade punished for dissing water in video game

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The Gatorade Company will no longer be able to make disparaging comments about water, according to a settlement announced Thursday by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra. 

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Toys R Us revs up for holiday hiring

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Toys R Us may have filed for Chapter 11 reorganization, but the toy chain is revving up its holiday hiring.

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Taco Bell to open 300 new locations that will serve alcohol

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Taco Bell is about to put booze on the menu at more than 300 new locations.

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Brentwood-based company buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal

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Bob Evans Farms is being sold to cereal maker Post in a deal worth about $1.53 billion.

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Target is hiring more than 100,000 holiday workers

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Target is hiring more than 100,000 temporary workers for the holidays -- a sharp increase over last year.

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Apple's big iPhone reveal is a day away

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To mark the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone, Apple is expected to announce a special premium version of the smartphone with a price tag around $1,000.

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St. Louis Airport Commission approves change for extended free Wi-Fi

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Travelers at St. Louis Lambert International Airport could soon be taking advantage of longer free Wi-Fi usage.

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Wells Fargo says 3.5 million accounts involved in scandal

(CNN Image) Wells Fargo stayed silent for at least six months about the fact that authorities were investigating the bank's creation of fake accounts. (CNN Image) Wells Fargo stayed silent for at least six months about the fact that authorities were investigating the bank's creation of fake accounts.
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The scope of Wells Fargo's fake accounts scandal grew significantly on Thursday, with the bank now saying that 3.5 million accounts were potentially opened without customers' permission between 2009 and 2016.

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Dunkin' without the 'Donuts'? Maybe in the name

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Dunkin' is thinking about dumping "Donuts" from its name.

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Starbucks to close down all Teavana locations, impacting 3,300 jobs

Starbucks announced on Thursday, July 27, 2017 that all 379 Teavana stores -- which are primarily based in malls across the country -- have been "underperforming." The move will impact 3,300 workers. Starbucks announced on Thursday, July 27, 2017 that all 379 Teavana stores -- which are primarily based in malls across the country -- have been "underperforming." The move will impact 3,300 workers.
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The Starbucks-owned Teavana brand is closing down all its storefronts, in what is the latest blow to struggling American malls.

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Chipotle says sick employee responsible for latest outbreak

A sick Chipotle employee caused a norovirus outbreak at a Virginia restaurant earlier this month. Pictured is a Chipotle Mexican Grill located in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. A sick Chipotle employee caused a norovirus outbreak at a Virginia restaurant earlier this month. Pictured is a Chipotle Mexican Grill located in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City.

A sick Chipotle employee caused a norovirus outbreak at a Virginia restaurant earlier this month. Pictured is a Chipotle Mexican Grill located in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. 

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Bush’s Baked Beans recalled over defective cans

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Bush Brothers and Company is recalling three varieties of baked beans due to defective side seams on the cans. 

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Massive recall involves canned tuna

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Bumble Bee Foods is recalling more than 31,000 cases of canned tuna after possible contamination. 

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Chick-fil-A tests 'Family Style Meals'

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Through Nov. 3, the restaurant known for its chicken sandwiches and waffle fries is testing "Family Style Meals" in three cities. 

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IHOP offering pancakes for 59 cents on Tuesday

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In honor of its 59th anniversary, IHOP is offering a short stack of buttermilk pancakes for 59 cents on Tuesday, July 18.

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US employers add strong 222K jobs; jobless rate at 4.4 pct.

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Pay growth still lags behind pre-recession norms for many US workers.

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Clif Bar & Company recalls bars due to possible undeclared peanuts

Clif Bar & Company is initiating a voluntary recall of CLIF® BUILDER'S® Bar Chocolate Mint flavor, and CLIF Kid Zbar® Protein Chocolate Mint and CLIF Kid Zbar® Protein Chocolate Chip flavors due to possible presence of undeclared peanuts. Clif Bar & Company is initiating a voluntary recall of CLIF® BUILDER'S® Bar Chocolate Mint flavor, and CLIF Kid Zbar® Protein Chocolate Mint and CLIF Kid Zbar® Protein Chocolate Chip flavors due to possible presence of undeclared peanuts.

Clif Bar & Company is initiating a voluntary recall of CLIF® BUILDER'S® Bar Chocolate Mint flavor, and CLIF Kid Zbar® Protein Chocolate Mint and CLIF Kid Zbar® Protein Chocolate Chip flavors due to possible presence of undeclared peanuts and some tree nuts, including almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews, hazelnuts, macadamia nuts, pecans, walnuts and coconuts.

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QVC buying rival Home Shopping Network

QVC's corporate owner is buying longtime rival Home Shopping Network for 105 million easy payments of $19.99. QVC's corporate owner is buying longtime rival Home Shopping Network for 105 million easy payments of $19.99.

QVC's corporate owner is buying longtime rival Home Shopping Network for 105 million easy payments of $19.99.

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RECALL ALERT: Light fixture recall due to laceration and burn hazards

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Design Solutions International with Home Depot recalls light fixtures due to laceration and burn hazards.

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Google says it will stop reading your emails to sell targeted ads

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Google is going to stop reading your Gmail in search of opportunities to sell ads.

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Centene to offer insurance in exchanges in Missouri

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Centene Corp. says it will begin offering coverage under the Affordable Care Act for insurance exchanges in Missouri, Kansas and Nevada next year at a time other insurers are pulling out of such marketplaces.

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Verizon's first move with Yahoo is to ditch 2,100 jobs

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The deal is expected to close by Tuesday. AOL and Yahoo will cut 15 percent of the 14,000 workers they now employ.

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NY free college tuition program open to student applications

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New York state has begun accepting applications for its new tuition-free college program. More than 3,000 people signed up for the Excelsior scholarship Wednesday, the first day the applications were available.

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EpiPen maker blasted for paying top exec $98 million

Despite the EpiPen scandal and a slumping stock price, Mylan rewarded chairman and former CEO Robert Coury with $98 million for 2016. Despite the EpiPen scandal and a slumping stock price, Mylan rewarded chairman and former CEO Robert Coury with $98 million for 2016.

Mylan's EpiPen price hikes made it the face of corporate greed last summer.

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Kroger issues allergy alert on undeclared milk in sponge cakes

The Kroger Co. has recalled Kroger Dessert Cups –Yellow Sponge Cake (6.5 oz., 6 Pack) sold in its retail stores because it contains undeclared milk.  (Photo: FDA, Kroger Co.) The Kroger Co. has recalled Kroger Dessert Cups –Yellow Sponge Cake (6.5 oz., 6 Pack) sold in its retail stores because it contains undeclared milk.  (Photo: FDA, Kroger Co.)

The Kroger Co. has recalled Kroger Dessert Cups –Yellow Sponge Cake (6.5 oz., 6 Pack) sold in its retail stores because it contains undeclared milk.

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Johnson & Johnson paying $33M over recalled nonprescription meds

In a settlement announced Wednesday, May 24, 2017, Johnson & Johnson reached a $33 million settlement with 42 states over recalled nonprescription medications. (Source: AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, file) In a settlement announced Wednesday, May 24, 2017, Johnson & Johnson reached a $33 million settlement with 42 states over recalled nonprescription medications. (Source: AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, file)
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Johnson & Johnson has reached a $33 million settlement with 42 states, resolving allegations the health care giant sold nonprescription medicines that didn't meet federal quality requirements.

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Graco child seat parts recalled

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Parts for a car seat made by a popular brand have been recalled, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Anheuser-Busch investing $13M into St. Louis brewery

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Anheuser-Busch will invest nearly $13 million into the St. Louis brewery.

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RECALL: Company issues recall on baby wipes due to possible mold

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The Honest Company has issued a voluntary recall on certain baby wipes due to the possible presence of mold.

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BBB warns of phishing scam targeting Netflix customers

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Attention binge-watchers: scammers are targeting your go-to website.  

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Coach will spend $2.4B on Kate Spade

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NEW YORK (AP) — Coach will spend $2.4 billion for Kate Spade, tying together two premier brands in the luxury goods sector that have fought to snare younger shoppers. Noting that crucial demographic, Coach Inc. CEO Victor Luis said in a company release Monday that Kate Spade has a "strong awareness among consumers, especially millennials." Coach will pay $18.50 per share of Kate Spade & Company. That's a 9 percent premium to its Friday closing price of $16.97.... More>>

Facebook adding 3,000 reviewers to combat violent videos

Facebook is planning to hire thousands of people to help review user content following multiple high-profile incidents of people sharing videos of suicide and murder.

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Chipotle warns customers about data breach in payment system

This Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, photo shows the sign on a Chipotle restaurant in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) This Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, photo shows the sign on a Chipotle restaurant in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
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Chipotle customers, your credit card information may be at risk. The restaurant chain says its investigating a data breach in its payment processing system.

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Coca-Cola to cut 1,200 jobs as sales slump

Coca-Cola's sales continue to fizzle -- and the company is planning to cut 1,200 jobs to try and get back on track. Coca-Cola's sales continue to fizzle -- and the company is planning to cut 1,200 jobs to try and get back on track.

Coca-Cola's sales continue to fizzle -- and the company is planning to cut 1,200 jobs to try and get back on track.

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Party Animal recalls dog food due to potential presence of Pentobarbital

Party Animal has recalled their dog food after discovering the potential for their products to have the presence of Pentobarbital. Party Animal has recalled their dog food after discovering the potential for their products to have the presence of Pentobarbital.

Party Animal has recalled their dog food after discovering the potential for their products to have the presence of Pentobarbital.

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Dodge unveils one-seat 840-horsepower muscle car

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The Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is not a car for normal people. For starters, it comes standard with only one seat. Because passenger seats, and passengers, weigh too much and would slow it down. Your friends aren't worth that.

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Target recalls Easter egg toys due to ingesting hazard

Target is recalling their water absorbing Easter and Dino toys due to a serious ingestion hazard. (Photo: U.S CPSC) Target is recalling their water absorbing Easter and Dino toys due to a serious ingestion hazard. (Photo: U.S CPSC)

Target is recalling their water absorbing Easter and Dino toys due to a serious ingestion hazard.

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Panera Bread, JAB announce definitive merger agreement

In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File) In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File)
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Panera Bread Company and JAB have entered into a definitive merger agreement, according to a press release sent Wednesday.

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Children’s sweatshirts recalled due to choking and laceration hazard

Fred Meyer is recalling their children’s hooded sweatshirts and girl’s bomber jackets due to choking and laceration hazards. (Photo: U.S CPSC) Fred Meyer is recalling their children’s hooded sweatshirts and girl’s bomber jackets due to choking and laceration hazards. (Photo: U.S CPSC)

Fred Meyer is recalling their children’s hooded sweatshirts and girl’s bomber jackets due to choking and laceration hazards.

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Fresh beef coming soon to McDonald's

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McDonald's has served billions and for decades, everyone knew what they were getting: a quick burger that had been pulled from a freezer, with some ketchup and pickles on it.

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VP Joe Biden visits LaunchCode in St. Louis Video included

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Vice President Joe Biden spent about an hour at LaunchCode in the Central West End this morning, talking to local business leaders about the future of tech jobs in America. 

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Man seen running with kangaroo on a leash in Detroit

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A viral video of a man casually running with a kangaroo down the street in Detroit is creating quite the buzz online.

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Payless Shoes to close up to 500 stores

Discount shoe retailer Payless Inc is reportedly expected to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy this month. As part of the restructuring process, the company plans to close up to 500 stores.

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If you shop at Harbor Freight, you may be due a refund

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If you have shopped at a Harbor Freight store in the last five years, you may be eligible for a refund.

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Wells Fargo credit card applications plunge 55%

(CNN Image) Wells Fargo stayed silent for at least six months about the fact that authorities were investigating the bank's creation of fake accounts. (CNN Image) Wells Fargo stayed silent for at least six months about the fact that authorities were investigating the bank's creation of fake accounts.

Wells Fargo is having a hard time getting Americans to sign up for credit cards these days.

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Hyundai recalls nearly 1 million cars; seat belts can come loose

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The recall covers Sonata midsize sedans from the 2011 through 2014 model years, and the Sonata hybrid from 2011 through 2015.

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Xbox One controller chargers recalled due to burn hazards

Performance Designed Products is recalling their battery chargers for Xbox One controllers due to a possible burn hazard. (Photo: U.S CPSC) Performance Designed Products is recalling their battery chargers for Xbox One controllers due to a possible burn hazard. (Photo: U.S CPSC)

Performance Designed Products is recalling their battery chargers for Xbox One controllers due to a possible burn hazard.

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Gordmans declares bankruptcy, closing all stores

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Discount department store Gordmans filed for bankruptcy on Monday. The company said in a statement that they planned to liquidate all its stores, but there was no indication of when the stores would start closing.  President and CEO, Andy Hall said "Until further notice, all Gordmans stores are operating as usual without interruption. 

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Lidia's marinara sauce recalled, contains undeclared milk

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(MEREDITH) -- It seems some jars of Lidia's Vodka Sauce were mistakenly labeled with labels for Lidia's Marinara Sauce. That's a pretty innocent mistake, but Nonna Foods, the company that makes Lidia's products, is voluntarily recalling the batch of pasta sauce because the label doesn't disclose that the sauce contains milk as an ingredient. So if you have a jar of Lidia's Marinara Sauce in your pantry with a Best by Date of June 13, 2019, just know that it could actually be vodka sau... More>>

Fortune Magazine names Edward Jones one of the top places to work

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St. Louis-based Edward Jones has been named one of the best companies to work for by Fortune.

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Clothing line LuLaRoe criticized for allegedly overcharging customers

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LuLaRoe, a popular clothing line among millennial women, is catching heat after many people are claiming the company is allegedly overcharging customers.

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Company that owns Kay and Jared jewelry chains hit with allegations of rampant discrimination

Kay and Jared jewelry chains’ parent company is dealing with allegations of rampant discrimination. (Source: CNN) Kay and Jared jewelry chains’ parent company is dealing with allegations of rampant discrimination. (Source: CNN)

Sterling Jewelers, the company that owns Kay Jewelers and Jared the Galleria of Jewelry, has been accused of fostering a culture of sexual harassment and discrimination against its female employees. 

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J.C. Penney to close up to 140 stores

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J.C. Penney says it will be closing anywhere from 130 to 140 stores as well as two distribution centers over the next several months 

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Cheesemaker Sargento expands listeria recall, cuts supplier

Sargento Foods Inc. is expanding a recall over its products and has ended its relationship with its supplier over potential listeria contamination of its cheeses. (Credit: Sargento) Sargento Foods Inc. is expanding a recall over its products and has ended its relationship with its supplier over potential listeria contamination of its cheeses. (Credit: Sargento)

Sargento Foods Inc. is expanding a recall over its products and has ended its relationship with its supplier over potential listeria contamination of its cheeses.

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SodaStream recalling bottles because they might explode

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SodaStream is recalling 51,000 carbonated bottles in the United States because they may burst under pressure.

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Target recalls patio benches due to fall hazard

Target is recalling their patio benches after discovering they can collapse while being used, posing a fall hazard to consumers. About 1,300 units have been recalled. (Photo: US CPSC) Target is recalling their patio benches after discovering they can collapse while being used, posing a fall hazard to consumers. About 1,300 units have been recalled. (Photo: US CPSC)

Target is recalling their patio benches after discovering they can collapse while being used, posing a fall hazard to consumers. About 1,300 units have been recalled.

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Verizon is bringing back unlimited data

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Verizon is bringing back an unlimited data plan.

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Bolton Furniture recalls dressers due to risk of death for children

Bolton Furniture is recalling their dressers after discovering they are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or injuries to children. (Photo Credit: USCPSC Bolton Furniture is recalling their dressers after discovering they are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or injuries to children. (Photo Credit: USCPSC

Bolton Furniture is recalling their dressers after discovering they are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or injuries to children.

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Teen retailer Wet Seal to close all stores

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Another clothing chain bites the dust. Teen retailer Wet Seal announced to employees that it's shutting down after it failed to find more investors or a buyer, according to several media reports.

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Sierra Nevada Brewing recalls select beers sold in 36 states

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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. has announced a recall of certain 12-ounce bottles of its pale ales, IPA's and other beers after detecting a packaging flaw that could cause a piece of glass to break off into the bottle. In a statement Sunday, it said the recall applies to eight different types of its craft beers purchased in 36 states across the Midwest, the South and East Coast of the United States.

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Samsung to announce cause of Galaxy Note 7 fire on Jan. 23

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics says it will announce the reason why its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones overheated and caught fire on Jan. 23. The company said Friday that the announcement will be livestreamed in Chinese, English and Korean on its websites. The Galaxy Note 7 was a fiasco for the world's largest smartphone maker. Samsung recalled and eventually discontinued it after numerous reports of it overheating and bursting into flames. Initi... More>>

Kohl's announces 18 store closure locations in 7 different states

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Following up on an announcement made in late February, Kohl's has announced the locations of its U.S. store closures. 

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Allergy Alert issued at Whole Foods stores for undeclared Almond Flour in tarts

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Select Whole Foods Market stores in Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and the District of Columbia are voluntarily recalling tarts because the products contained tree nut (almond flour) allergens that were not listed on the product labels.

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Cuisinart food processor blades recalled due to laceration hazard

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Cuisinart is voluntarily recalling about 8 million of its food processor blade. The company says the blades can crack, causing a laceration hazard.

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Monsanto shareowners approve Bayer merger

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Monsanto shareowners have approved the merger with Bayer.

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Quest Diagnostics reports hack of 34,000 patient accounts

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The company said an “unauthorized third party” accessed data including name, date of birth, lab results, and in some instances, telephone numbers.

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Hormel recalls some Skippy peanut butter after metal shavings found

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Hormel Foods has issued a recall of some some of their Skippy peanut butter because they may contain small pieces of metal shavings. More>>

1.9 Million pounds of undercooked chicken recalled

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National Steak and Poultry issued a recall of more 1.9 million pounds of its ready-to-eat chicken products, the Unites States Department of Agriculture said Monday. The products are sold as fully cooked for consumers to...

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Where to score the best deals on Black Friday Video included

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Where can you score the best deal? WalletHub reports you should definitely stand in line at Macy's. 

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St. Louis-based Wehrenberg Theatres acquired by Milwaukee-based chain

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St. Louis-based Wehrenberg Theatres has been sold to Milwaukee’s Marcus Theatres.   

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Logan's files bankruptcy, to close 18 restaurants

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Logan's Roadhouse, Inc. and its affiliates filed petitions with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court on August 8.

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Toys R Us plans 30-hour Black Friday shopping spree starting Thanksgiving day

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Doors open at 5 p.m. and will stay open until 11 p.m. on Friday, November, 25. That means you can shop for deals for 30 hours straight. 

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Samsung recalls top-load washers due to safety risk

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Samsung Electronics America, Inc., in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), has announced a voluntary recall of 34 different models of their top-load washers manufactured between March 2011 and current production dates.

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CVS Health Corp. to cut 600 employees in 3 states

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WOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) -- CVS Health has announced that it is letting go of about 600 employees as it streamlines operations in what it calls an effort to save money and better serve customers. The layoffs this month and next mostly affect corporate facilities in Rhode Island, Illinois and Arizona. The Woonsocket, Rhode Island-based company employs more than 240,000 people nationwide. Those losing their jobs will have the opportunity to apply for other positions within CVS Health...

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Dehumidifiers recalled due to serious fire and burn hazards

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So far, the company has received 38 reports of smoke and fire, totaling in about $4.8 million in property damage. No injuries have been reported. 

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Cabela's food dehydrators recalled due to fire risk

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said there were nine reports of the commercial-grade, stainless steel dehydrators malfunctioning.

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FDA warns radiation technology could put patients' health at risk

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration sent out a safety alert to hospitals across the country, that patients’ health might be at risk.               

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Popular sites like Amazon, Twitter and Netflix suffer outages

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A number of popular websites like Amazon and Netflix were down for some users on Friday morning in what appears to be a massive DDoS attack. 

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Kraft Heinz recalls some Lunchables products

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Kraft Heinz Company announced it is recalling some Lunchables products.

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Nestlé recalls Drumstick ice cream cones after listeria test

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Nestlé launched a nationwide recall of some of its Drumstick ice cream cones after getting positive tests for Listeria in a California factory where the treats are made.

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FDA warns parents about teething tablets

The FDA is warning about teething tablets and gels for children and infants (WFSB) The FDA is warning about teething tablets and gels for children and infants (WFSB)
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The FDA has a warning for parents who have bought homeopathic teething tablets or gels for their babies.

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It's now even easier to get KMOV stories in your Facebook News Feed!

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Facebook, the social network introduced a new set of tools meant to give users more control over exactly what they see in their News Feed on Thursday.  More>>

Fitbit unveils two new fitness trackers -- including one you can take in the pool

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Fitbit wants to keep your fitness trackers from ending up in a drawer after a few months of use.

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Nearly 6,000 football helmets recalled due to head injury risk

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As the new football season starts, a company is recalling almost 6,000 helmets for a head injury risk.

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Macy's is closing another 100 stores

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Another 100 struggling Macy's stores are disappearing.

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Panera sues former executive, Papa John's over trade secrets

In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File) In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File)
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The restaurant chain Panera filed a lawsuit Wednesday alleging that a former executive who left to go to work for pizza chain Papa John's took trade secrets with him.

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Panera sues former executive, Papa John's over trade secrets

In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File) In this March 8, 2010 file photo, Krista Johnson passes an order to a customer at a Panera store in Brookline, Mass. Panera (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Krupa,File)
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The restaurant chain Panera filed a lawsuit Wednesday alleging that a former executive who left to go to work for pizza chain Papa John's took trade secrets with him.

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Could treated sewage be a tool against sea-level rise?

(Steve Earley/The Virginian-Pilot via AP). In a Nov. 17, 2016 photo, a drilling team for the U.S. Geological Survey adds 40 feet of drilling rod to a rig as they drill down to bedrock to install a land subsidence-measuring instrument. (Steve Earley/The Virginian-Pilot via AP). In a Nov. 17, 2016 photo, a drilling team for the U.S. Geological Survey adds 40 feet of drilling rod to a rig as they drill down to bedrock to install a land subsidence-measuring instrument.

As a tool against sea-level rise, the idea seems a little counterintuitive: Add water to the ground. 

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