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'Digital gangsters': U.K. wants tougher rules for Facebook

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British lawmakers issued a scathing report Monday that calls for tougher rules on Facebook to keep it from acting like "digital gangsters" and intentionally violating...Read more

Abe mum on reports he nominated Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe declined Monday to say if he had nominated U.S. President Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize, though he also emphasized he did not...Read more

Hundreds stranded as British airline Flybmi collapses

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Hundreds of passengers throughout Europe have been stranded by the abrupt collapse of the British regional airline Flybmi.Read more


Southwest cancels more than 100 flights due to operational emergency

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Southwest Airlines had more than 100 flight cancellations and more than a thousand delays this weekend because of an "operational emergency".Read more

Kroger hopes new app will change shopper habits, shorten checkout lines

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The grocery chain is launching Kroger Pay at every location by the end of the year.Read more

Candy company exec who mass-produced Peeps gets his own day

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With prime Peeps season about to get underway, the Pennsylvania city where they're "born" is honoring the man who brought marshmallow chicks to the masses.Read more



Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its remaining US stores

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Payless ShoeSource is shuttering all of its 2,100 remaining stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, joining a list of iconic names like Toys R Us and Bon-Ton that have...Read more

2 Bloomington restaurants paying employees $160K in backpay after federal investigation

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Employees at two Bloomington restaurants are in for some serious back pay after a federal investigation found ownership wasn't paying them properly.Read more

Honda recalls over 400K cars, SUVs over stalling issue that could increase risk of crash

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The gasoline flow from fuel pumps could slow to the point that a vehicle stalls, increasing the risk of a crash.Read more


Pros and cons of staying on property at a Disney resort

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Are the big bucks for the big resorts worth it?Read more

Report: Facebook, FTC discussing 'multibillion dollar' fine

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A report says Facebook and the Federal Trade Commission are negotiating a "multibillion dollar" fine for the social network's privacy lapses.Read more

Amazon ditches New York headquarters, will not re-open search

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Amazon says it will not be building a new headquarters in New York, a stunning reversal after a yearlong search.Read more