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Benihana heirs upset over inheritance

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 2:47pm
Children of the late Benihana founder Rocky Aoki, are frustrated with how their stepmother is spending their inheritance.
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Economy cranking, invest here: Pro

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 2:30pm
Strategists from Federated Investors and Wells Fargo share their predictions on the market and the economy.
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Couple sues Little League for $50K

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 2:29pm
A New Jersey couple is suing a Philadelphia Little League group after one of them was hit by a baseball at a game.
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Crude ends at 4-year low ahead of OPEC

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 2:29pm
Oil prices tumbled on Tuesday ahead of a meeting of oil cartel OPEC where a cut in production will likely be discussed.
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Relief from expensive generic drugs

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 2:24pm
Generic drug costs have risen so much that some drugs have surpassed equivalents in other countries, the New York Times reports.
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The last thing saving DVDs from Apple

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 2:04pm
In the digital era, there's not much left to prop up DVDs, aside from Redbox kiosks.
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Wall Street sees jolly Black Friday

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 2:00pm
Both sales for the day and the holiday season are likely to grow at least 2 percent to 4 percent, according to a survey.
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Amtrak to power through storm: CEO

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 1:24pm
Amtrak plans to move travelers through a snow storm forecast to hit the East Coast on Wednesday, said Joseph Boardman.
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US energy growing—so is US 'power'

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 1:00pm
Over the next 25 years, the U.S. will become a global energy powerhouse. That shift will reshape geopolitical power.
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How NOT to fry your Thanksgiving turkey

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 1:00pm
The Consumer Product Safety Commission demonstrates the worst possible way to fry a turkey for Thanksgiving dinner during a news conference Tuesday.
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Sony, FTC settle ad allegations

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:36pm
The FTC settles with Sony on allegations that the company misled about PlayStation Vita features.
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Inc.’s company of the year is...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:27pm
Inc.'s editor-in-chief explains why Airbnb was just named the magazine's company of the year.
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Sony Pictures hit by companywide hack

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:25pm
Sony Pictures was targeted in a cyber hack that forced its employees to use fax machines and landline phones, the LA Times reported.
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Five things to watch on Black Friday

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:24pm
Here are five things retail analyst Brian Sozzi will be looking out for on Black Friday.
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Online or off, shoppers fear hacking

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:20pm
How retail breaches have scared shoppers both online and at the counter.
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Not so fast: The economy is easing

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:08pm
Just when it looks like the economy is about to blast off, there come reminders it's best to keep expectations grounded.
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Falcone leaves Harbinger, gets $40M

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:06pm
Phil Falcone is leaving one holding company to focus on another and his hedge fund.
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High-end thrives while low-end survives

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:05pm
The root of the disconnect in retail lies in the fact that it's one set of consumers who are reaping most of the benefits.
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College investigated for $219K table

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:00pm
A publicly funded university in New Jersey is under fire for spending over $200,000 to have a conference table custom-built in China.
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Twitter turns credit card into coupon

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:00pm
Twitter's new tool can help advertisers offer consumers deals that could be added to a credit card to use in stores or online.
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