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Jill Abramson's Departure Comes as Shock in <em>New York Times</em> Newsroom

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 21:04
Dean Baquet takes over as <em>Times</em> executive editor after Abramson's three years in the newsroom's top job
Categories: Business News

America's Boom in Prescription Drugs in Five Charts

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 20:22
By the end of the last decade, almost half of Americans were taking at least one prescription medication
Categories: Business News, Tech News

S&P Blames a Vengeful Geithner for Its Legal Woes

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 19:24
Geithner must now provide documents that Standard & Poor’s claims will show the U.S. filed suit in retaliation for its U.S. debt downgrade
Categories: Business News

Southwest Airlines Shares the Wealth With Investors

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 18:06
It's hiking its dividend and increasing its share buyback program
Categories: Business News, Tech News

Selfies Aside, Millennials Are More Humble Than Boomers

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 17:50
People who start their careers during a recession are less narcissistic than those who come of age amid relative prosperity, says a study
Categories: Business News, Tech News

The 2022 FIFA World Cup Could Be Deadly for Qatar's Migrant Workers

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 17:26
ESPN is the latest to document the deadly working conditions for immigrant laborers in the Arab emirate
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Did Mark Zuckerberg Help Elect Newark's Mayor?

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 17:19
Ras Baraka opposed the Facebook founder's effort to improve Newark's public schools
Categories: Business News, Tech News

In Samsung's Crisis at Home, an Apology to Cancer-Stricken Workers

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:14
The tech giant surrenders after a seven-year battle and vows to compensate employees and families of the dead
Categories: Business News

Can Kate Spade Skip Past the Growing Pains?

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 16:07
With plans to open 80 more stores this year, it has a tricky to-do list for the next few quarters
Categories: Business News

Is Wine Good For You? Who Knows and, Honestly, Who Cares

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 15:52
Little is understood about the health benefits of wine, but Americans are drinking more of it
Categories: Business News, Tech News

Child Workers in Tobacco Fields Sickened by Nicotine and Pesticides

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 15:46
Report calls on cigarette makers to police the use of young labor better
Categories: Business News, Tech News

SodaStream Sales Lose Fizz. Is It Trouble for Coke and Keurig?

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 15:33
SodaStream plans to boost its retail presence and refine its marketing around health and wellness
Categories: Business News, Tech News

Another Year of Losses for Sony and No Sign of Reprieve

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 13:30
Analysts who were excited that Sony is getting out of the money-losing PC business now wonder when Sony will shut down TV production
Categories: Business News, Tech News

Iranian Hackers Target U.S. Defense Firms With New Sophistication

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 12:35
An Iranian hacking group, Ajax Security Team, is probing U.S. defense companies in a cyber-espionage campaign, say FireEye researchers
Categories: Business News

Airlines Persuade More Travelers to Find Satisfaction in Baggage Fees

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 10:02
An annual survey puts discounters JetBlue and Southwest at the top of satisfaction rankings
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Life Insurers Treat E-Cigs Just Like Other Cigarettes

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 10:01
Life insurance companies charge smokers more and aren't changing that policy for e-cigarette users
Categories: Business News

Now Putin Has to Figure Out What to Do With the Separatists

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 10:00
Events in eastern Ukraine may seem a repeat of Crimea, but the history and politics of the two regions are quite different
Categories: Business News

How Small U.S. Businesses Can Court Customers in China

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 09:58
The main obstacle to selling online in China is the fear of being cheated or of buying a pirated product
Categories: Business News