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Grand Theft Vino: Higher Wine Prices Are Attracting More Thieves

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 3:49pm

Wine theft is on the upswing — particularly of very high-end, irreplaceable bottles. Some restaurants and wineries have lost hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of wine in a single heist.

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Ben Carson Book Tour Blurs The Line Between Business And Politics

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 3:18pm

Ben Carson has put his presidential campaign on hold and will spend the next two weeks on a book tour.

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What Happens When The Price Of Free Goes Up? YouTube's About To Find Out

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 3:07pm

YouTube has long suggested it may try to charge for its content. The new subscription service "Red" hopes to lure users with exclusive content from top stars, offline access to music and other perks.

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ESPN Cuts Around 300 Jobs As Cable Subscriptions Fall

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 2:30pm

With more and more viewers watching TV online, cable channels like ESPN are adjusting to decreased revenue.

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London's Cabbies Say 'The Knowledge' Is Better Than Uber And A GPS

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 12:15pm

The drivers of London's licensed black cabs must memorize every street to navigate the city. In the era of Uber and GPS, this tradition is under threat.

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EU Officials Say Starbucks And Fiat Got Illegal Tax Breaks

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 10:26am

The ruling could force each company to pay millions in back taxes.

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Democratic Lawmakers Press Labor Officials To Step Up Workers' Comp Oversight

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 4:12am

The NPR/ProPublica series on workers' compensation has prompted a response from 10 ranking Democrats of Senate and Congressional Committees. The lawmakers want the Department of Labor to strengthen its oversight of state changes in workers' comp benefits and suggest possible legislation.

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Some Madoff Investors To Get All Their Money Back

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 4:12am

Many of Bernie Madoff's investors will be getting a full payback of the money they lost when his pyramid scheme went bust — as long as they invested less than $1.1 million. The trustees of a victims compensation fund is making another in a series of distributions today.

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FCC Moves To Cut High Cost Of Prisoners' Calls

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 4:12am

Federal regulators want to cap the cost of phone calls from prison, which are far more expensive than ordinary calls. Commissions paid to local and state officials drive up costs, a phone firm says.

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Korea's Most Famous Entertainer Is Now Its Most Infamous Landlord

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 4:12am

Seoul artists are taking on the rapper PSY in a real estate rift pitting creative types against commercial interests. The man known for Gangnam Style "is not a good building owner," one artist says.

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The George Washington Of Investing Wants You For The Revolution

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 4:12am

Investor Jack Bogle is leading a populist revolution on Wall Street. He wants everyday Americans to make a lot more money in the stock market and give less of their returns away to financial firms.

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Lawmakers Seek Federal 'Oversight' Of Workers' Comp As States Limit Benefits

Wed, 10/21/2015 - 4:03am

Members of the House and Senate are calling on the Labor Department to help injured workers who are losing benefits. The members cite an NPR/ProPublica investigation.

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