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Under Armour to Create World’s Largest Digital Health & Fitness Community

Baltimore-based sports and fitness company Under Armour announced Wednesday it is acquiring Endomondo and MyFitnessPal to build the “world’s largest digital health and fitness community.”

02/04/2015

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Meet Airpnp, the Best (and Probably Only) Way to Rent Out a Stranger’s Bathroom

Someone call George Costanza! There’s now a way to find private bathrooms for rent while you’re out and about or traveling.

01/30/2015

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Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche Issue Recalls for Fuel Leaks

Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche are recalling about 27,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. to fix fuel leak problems.

01/27/2015

Uber, taxis, taxi drivers

Study: Uber Drivers Make More Than Cabbies, Are Also Younger and Less Diverse

The battle between D.C. cabbies and Uber, the company that lets drivers use their own cars and be hailed via a phone app, has been well-documented.

01/26/2015

Inside the Democratic Party, economic policy is often seen as a contest between President Barack Obama's track record and the anti-Wall Street approach advocated by Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren. (Photo by Kristoffer Tripplaar-Pool/Getty Images)

Clinton’s 2016 Democratic Allies Push Economic Plan Aiming Between Obama, Warren

Inside the Democratic Party, economic policy is often seen as a contest between President Barack Obama’s track record and the anti-Wall Street approach advocated by Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

01/18/2015

After the worst three-day start to a year since 2008, the stock market rebounded to erase all its 2015 losses which fell, strongly in part, to falling oil prices. Credit: David McNew/Getty Images

Economists: If Oil Prices Stabilize, Then Market Will Stabilize

After the worst three-day start to a year since 2008, the stock market rebounded to erase all its 2015 losses which fell, strongly in part, to falling oil prices.

01/09/2015

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Keurig Recalls ‘Mini Plus’ Coffee Makers

Keurig is recalling some 7 million of single-serve coffee brewing machines because of reported burns.

12/23/2014

The National Labor Relations Board issued complaints Friday against McDonald's Corp. and its franchisees over worker rights. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

NLRB: McDonald’s Violates Rights Of Employees

The National Labor Relations Board issued complaints Friday against McDonald’s Corp. and its franchisees over worker rights.

12/19/2014

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Ford Expands Drivers Air Bag Recall Nationwide

Ford Motor Co. has agreed to government demands to expand a driver’s side air bag inflator recall to the entire U.S.

12/18/2014

Waze is a community-based traffic and navigation app.  (Photo credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

People Finding Their ‘Waze’ to Once-Hidden Streets

When the people whose houses hug the narrow warren of streets paralleling the busiest urban freeway in America began to see bumper-to-bumper traffic crawling by their homes a year or so ago, they were baffled.

12/16/2014