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Federal Regulators Set Rules For Big Banks To Prevent Future Crisis

Federal regulators are set to require big banks to keep enough high-quality assets on hand to survive during a severe downturn, the latest move under the congressional mandate to lessen the likelihood of another financial meltdown.

09/03/2014

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CVS Changes Name, Stops Tobacco Sales Early

As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.

09/03/2014

Home Depot is looking into "unusual activity" that may be the latest retailer to suffer a credit card data breach. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Home Depot Breach Affected 56M Debit, Credit Cards

Home Depot said Thursday that a data breach that lasted for months at its stores in the U.S. and Canada affected 56 million debit and credit cards, far more than a pre-Christmas 2013 attack on Target customers.

09/02/2014

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It’s No Longer Safe To Recline Your Airplane Seat

Squeezed into tighter and tighter spaces, airline passengers appear to be rebelling, taking their frustrations out on other fliers.

09/02/2014

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Hershey Takes Wraps Off New Corporate Logo

The Hershey Company is rolling out a new corporate logo that features a freshly stylized version of one of its most famous chocolate products.

08/29/2014

The FBI is investigating whether JP Morgan Chase was hacked. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Reports: Hackers Attack JPMorgan Chase, At Least 1 Other Bank

The FBI is investigating a hacking attack on JPMorgan Chase and at least one other bank, according to reports citing unnamed sources familiar with the matter.

08/27/2014

Kellogg Company To Buy Krafts Nabisco Fruit Snacks Manufacturing Facility

Jell-O Can’t Stop Slippery Sales Slide

Jell-O has lost its jiggle and nobody knows how to fix it.

08/22/2014

Some UPS customers may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.

08/21/2014

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Macy’s to Pay $650,000 in Shopper-Profiling Probe

The retailer Macy’s has agreed to pay $650,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship store in Manhattan’s Herald Square.

08/20/2014

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Md. Beverage Company Gives Customers the Honesty Test

It’s a simple test: If no one is there to take your money, will you still pay for a drink?

08/20/2014

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