Category: Business

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staffMarch 21, 2017

Gates, Zuckerberg, Trump make Forbes’ 2017 billionaires list

There are more billionaires on the planet now than ever before, according to Forbes magazine’s rich list for 2017. The ...

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staffMarch 20, 2017

Billionaire banker David Rockefeller dies aged 101

Former Chase Manhattan Chief Executive David Rockefeller has died at the age of 101. Rockefeller died in his sleep at ...

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staffMarch 18, 2017

JCPenney to close 138 stores, lay off 5,000 workers

Retailer JCPenney announced it is closing 138 stores nationwide this summer because of slow sales. The company said the locations ...

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staffMarch 18, 2017

Brazil meat packers accused of exporting rotten beef

Dozens of Brazilian government officials were suspended Friday amid allegations that some of the country’s largest meat processors have been ...

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staffMarch 13, 2017

Yahoo CEO Mayer to receive $23M severance, won’t stay with Altaba

Yahoo CEO Marissa will receive a severance package of about $23 million and she won’t stay with Altaba after the ...

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staffMarch 13, 2017

Retailer Gordmans declares bankruptcy, plans liquidation

Gordmans, a discount store chain, declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday and announced plans to liquidate its assets. The century-old retailer ...

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staffMarch 6, 2017

Economist: South Korea vulnerable to China retaliation for THAAD

South Korea’s economy is vulnerable to Chinese sanctions that are being phased in as a response to a joint decision ...

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staffFebruary 22, 2017

Wells Fargo fires four executives linked to fake account scandal

Wells Fargo announced on Tuesday the bank fired four executives linked to the scandal that erupted there over millions of ...

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staffFebruary 20, 2017

Starting a Side Business While Working Nine-to-Five

Many of us have a cloud of “what will happen if I ever lose my job?” above our heads. With ...

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staffFebruary 20, 2017

What to Do If a Third Party Is Responsible for Your Work Injury

Injuries at work happen for various reasons: by accident, through neglect or oversight, due to a one-time focus dip or ...