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  • Dallas-Fort Worth’s Nebraska Furniture Mart will redefine ‘big-box store’

    THE COLONY, Texas – Ed Lipsett, store director of the massive Nebraska Furniture Mart under construction in this Dallas suburb, takes great pride in t ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:27 pm
  • Typewriters are back in style and demand, keeping repair shops busy

    WEST ALLIS, Wis. – To Ed Skibba, 83, nothing sounds sweeter than hammering out a rhythm on a well-tu ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:27 pm
  • McDonald's earnings fall; changes afoot to woo customers

    NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's isn't lovin' it, and it's going to do something about it. The world's l ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 1:59 pm
  • Growing taste for craft beer leads to more home brewing

    SANFORD, Fla. – When Gary Holmes and Aaron Libera opened their home brewery business here nearly 3 y ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 1:37 pm
  • Goldman Sachs 4Q earnings fall 10 percent

    NEW YORK (AP) — Goldman Sachs posted a 10 percent drop in fourth-quarter earnings Friday as trading activity declined.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Target to shut 133 Canada stores to stem massive losses

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target is closing up shop in Canada.More than 17,600 employees will eventually lo ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 9:17 am
  • Taxes, regulations targets for new House committee chairman

    NEW YORK (AP) – Cutting regulations and taxes are on Rep. Steve Chabot’s must-do list for small busi ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • 5 things: Many back labeling of genetically modified foods

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Two thirds of Americans support labeling of genetically modified ingredients on fo ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 1:08 am
  • Tiny Cokes: Less guilt means more money for makers

    NEW YORK (AP) – Americans want to cut back on soda, and they’re willing to pay more to do it.With pe ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 1:07 am
  • As cheap gas shifts car buyers’ habits, automakers power on

    DETROIT (AP) – Inside the auto show here, automakers are showing off electric and other vehicles des ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • Ex-lawyers seek to eliminate beauty pitfalls for busy women

    PHILADELPHIA – As young lawyers at Pepper Hamilton L.L.P. in Philadelphia, toiling late into the nig ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 12:40 pm
  • Specialty barbers focus on beards as facial hair grows trendy

    BATAVIA – Natalie Anderson lights up as two former neighbors, Paul and Kristoffer Neumann, step into her newly opened barbershop for the first time. S ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Selfie sticks: Tourist convenience or purely narcissi-stick?

    NEW YORK (AP) – Selfies at tourist attractions are nothing new. But until recently, if you wanted a ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Gadget Show: TV channels delivered by Internet, new TV sets

    LAS VEGAS (AP) – One of the biggest changes in television this year will be more channels being avai ...
    Jan. 5, 2015 - 10:30 pm
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