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Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017 at 09:45 AM CDT

SW Airlines Offers Fares Below $100 - For 72 Hours Only

SW Airlines Offers Fares Below $100 - For 72 Hours Only

Got the travel itch? Now might be a good time to scratch it.

Sunday, Oct 8, 2017 at 06:04 PM CDT

Dove Apologizes for Racially Insensitive Advertisement

Dove Apologizes for Racially Insensitive Advertisement

Soap company Dove has apologized for a racially insensitive Facebook ad it said "missed the mark in representing women of color thoughtfully," NBC News reported. The advertisement, apparently for some sort...

Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 at 10:23 PM CDT

Big Tech Has Big Plans to Help Reconnect Puerto Rico

Big Tech Has Big Plans to Help Reconnect Puerto Rico

Facebook and Google once aimed to connect the world. Now they would be happy just to reconnect part of it. In the wake of Hurricane Maria, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pledged to send a "connectivity team"...

Friday, Oct 6, 2017 at 02:04 PM CDT

Amazon Deciding Whether to Sell Drugs on Website: Sources

Amazon Deciding Whether to Sell Drugs on Website: Sources

Amazon is in the final stages of figuring out its strategy to get into the multibillion dollar prescription drug market. The company will decide before Thanksgiving whether to move into selling prescription...

Friday, Oct 6, 2017 at 08:26 AM CDT

US Loses 33K Jobs in September, First Drop in 7 Years

US Loses 33K Jobs in September, First Drop in 7 Years

The U.S. lost 33,000 jobs in September after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma hit Texas, Florida and other Southeastern states. It was the first decline in nearly seven years. The unemployment rate fell to 4.2...

Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 at 01:13 PM CDT

For-Profits to Blame for Most Student Debt Defaults: Study

For-Profits to Blame for Most Student Debt Defaults: Study

Students who attended for-profit colleges were twice as likely or more to default on their loans than students who attended public schools, according to a federal study published Thursday. The report by the...

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 04:19 PM CDT

Monopoly Man Photobombs the Senate's Equifax Hearing

Monopoly Man Photobombs the Senate's Equifax Hearing

A person dressed up as the iconic character Rich Uncle Pennybags from the famous Monopoly board game appeared Wednesday at a Senate hearing about the Equifax data breach with former CEO Richard Smith in...

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 10:03 AM CDT

Amazon, Georgia: If You Name It, Will Company Come?

Amazon, Georgia: If You Name It, Will Company Come?

Officials from a recently incorporated city outside Atlanta want to shed some of their new municipality's land and rename it Amazon, Georgia. Their hope is that the change will spur the e-commerce giant to...

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 09:18 AM CDT

Amazon Must Pay $295 Million in Back Taxes, EU Says

Amazon Must Pay $295 Million in Back Taxes, EU Says<br /><br />

Amazon has to pay $295 million in back taxes to Luxembourg, the European Union ordered Wednesday, in its latest attempt to tighten the screws on multinationals it says are avoiding taxes through sweetheart deals...

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 02:27 AM CDT

Yahoo: Every Single Account Was Impacted by 2013 Data Breach

Yahoo: Every Single Account Was Impacted by 2013 Data Breach

Yahoo, now part of Oath, said that every single Yahoo account was affected by a data breach that took place in 2013. That's about 3 billion accounts, CNBC reported. Yahoo buried the stat in a recent update to...

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