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McDonald’s Invites Questions About Its Food

McDonald’s wants to explain why its burgers may not rot and that there are no worms in its beef.

10/13/2014

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Bernanke Says He Was Reluctant On 2008 AIG Bailout

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke etched a portrait Friday of his initial reluctance to have the central bank rescue American International Group Inc. in 2008. But he ultimately came to believe the $85 billion bailout loan to the company was needed to avert a shock to the financial system.

10/10/2014

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Tax-Free Weekend on Energy-Efficient Appliances in Virginia

Virginia is holding its eighth annual sales-tax holiday on energy-efficient products.

10/10/2014

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Dairy Queen Latest To Suffer Customer Card Hack

Ice cream and fast food chain Dairy Queen is the latest retailer to reveal a hack of its customer data.

10/10/2014

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Soda Makers Pledge to Reduce Calorie Consumption

Coke, Pepsi and Dr Pepper said Tuesday they’ll work to reduce the calories Americans get from beverages by 20 percent over the next decade by more aggressively marketing smaller sizes, bottled water and diet drinks.

10/06/2014

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Viagra Ads Target Women For 1st Time

The maker of the world’s top-selling erectile dysfunction drug on Tuesday will begin airing the first Viagra TV commercial that targets the less-obvious sufferers of the sexual condition: women.

09/30/2014

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Ford Recalls 850K Cars on Short Circuit Concerns

Ford is recalling about 850,000 cars and SUVs because of a problem that could stop the air bags from working in a crash.

09/26/2014

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Report: Gas Prices Heading Closer To $3-Per-Gallon In Much Of U.S.

Greater American production and less-than-expected global demand is driving oil prices downward, say industry analysts.

09/25/2014

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New iPhones Run Into Software, Bending Complaints

Apple’s new iPhones have run into some glitches as users complained that a new software update blocked their calls, while a widely circulated video showed the larger of the two new models is vulnerable to bending.

09/25/2014

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Jimmy John’s Says Customers’ Card Data Stolen

Jimmy John’s sandwich chain said Wednesday that it believes customers’ credit card data was stolen from 216 of its shops between June and September.

09/25/2014

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