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Ford Recalls Trucks Over Seat Belt Issues

Automaker Ford issued a recall on just over $26,000 trucks in the U.S. and Canada over seat belt issues.

08/18/2015

NEW YORK - AUGUST 5:  Beverage cups featuring the logo of Starbucks Coffee are seen in the new flagship store on 42nd Street August 5, 2003 in New York City. The Seattle-based coffee company has emerged as the largest food chain in the Manhattan borough of New York with 150 outlets.  (Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Starbucks, Panera Tout Changes To Pumpkin Spice Lattes

Starbucks and Panera are each touting changes to their pumpkin spice lattes this year.

08/17/2015

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Amazon Founder, Fmr. Miami Resident Under Fire Over Alleged Working Conditions

Online retail giant Amazon is under fire for what is being called stressful and unrealistic working conditions.

08/17/2015

A Samsung employee shows the new Galaxy Note 5 after the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2015 event August 13, 2015 in New York. AFP PHOTO/DON EMMERT        (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Jumbo Phones From Samsung Ahead Of Expected New iPhone

Tech giant Samsung unveiled two new Android smartphones with jumbo screens on Thursday.

08/13/2015

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Cruise Execs Removed From Port Everglades Dispute

A state appeals court has ruled that two cruise-ship company executives should be kept off a panel that will determine whether to reduce payment rates for harbor pilots at Port Everglades.

08/11/2015

The Microsoft logo is seen before the start of a media event in San Francisco, California on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, unveiled a version of Office designed for the iPad today. Microsoft is tapping into its software past as it maps its future in the rapidly changing world of Internet technology.

Microsoft Increases Paid Leave For New Parents

Microsoft will offer more paid leave to new parents and more benefits for their U.S. employees.

08/06/2015

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JM Family Employees Get Pay Day Bump

Employees of JM Family Enterprises are getting a nice bump in their pay checks beginning this month.

08/06/2015

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SeaWorld Has Setback In 2nd Quarter

Despite attendance declines and other setbacks in the Spring, Orlando-based SeaWorld says it expects to meet its year end financial targets.

08/06/2015

SEATTLE, WA - JUNE 18: Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos presents the company's first smartphone, the Fire Phone, on June 18, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. The much-anticipated device is available for pre-order today and is available exclusively with AT&T service.

Amazon Adds 2,000 New Jobs In Florida

Online retailer Amazon is adding 2,000 jobs at its fulfillment centers in Florida.

08/04/2015

Fox’s Lounge on South Dixie Highway in South Miami is closing after 69 years of business. (Source: JESSICA BAL MIAMI HERALD STAFF)

Last Call For Fox’s Sherron Inn

It is last call at a South Florida landmark lounge closing its doors Friday night for the last time after nearly 70 years in business.

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Lufthansa's Airbus A-380, the world's largest airplane, taxis in after landing for the first time at MIA on Friday, June 10, 2011. (CBS4)

World’s Largest Passenger Plane Arrives At MIA

The largest passenger airliner in the world is coming to Miami. Lufthansa has announced that it will be the first airline to offer scheduled Airbus A380 service to Miami with daily flights between Frankfurt and Miami beginning June 10, 2011.

A model poses with a humanoid robot called Geminoid-F, shaped to resemble the model at a press conference in Osaka, on April 3, 2010. Geminoid-F, designed and built by Osaka University professor Hiroshi Ishiguro and Japan’s robot maker Kokoro, is equipped with 12 actuators, powered by air pressure, and her motion can be synched to imitate that of a real human being. (credit: Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images)

Japanese Robot Craze

Back in the 1970s, it was easy for the “Six Million Dollar Man,” Steve Austin, to spot a robotic person — or a fembot as the hip sci-fi show called them. In 2010, Japanese robotics makers have taken careful notes and are creating some of the most life-like robots ever — so life-like they can even be used for medical training. It seems the future is indeed now.

Founder Pierre Omidyar coded the first version of the site out of his Silicon Valley living room. The company’s headquarters in San Jose, California is definitely a step up! (Credit: CBS)

From Rags to Riches

Check out which companies started in garages and as tiny start-ups, and which heavyhitters owe their riches to a lucky break.

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Top 10 Tech Towns

Here’s a look at the top 10 American cities for technological growth, according to Wired magazine.

Fame and big bucks make it good to be king for LeBron and other professional athletes, but your chances of making a living out of playing ball are pretty slim.

Top 10 Sexiest Jobs

It’s the question we’re all faced with when making small talk with strangers: “So what do you do for a living?” Here’s a list of the top ten sexiest occupations listed on a recent survey from Careerbuilder website.

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