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Amazon Opens Second Florida Center

Amazon has opened its second regional fulfillment center in Florida.

10/01/2014

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Ebay To Split Off PayPal

EBay is splitting off its fastest growing segment, mobile payment service PayPal, the e-commerce company said Tuesday.

09/30/2014

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Iconic Books & Books To Open At Adrienne Arsht Center

Book lovers will soon have a new place to shop and nosh in Downtown Miami.

09/18/2014

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Urban Outfitters Apologizes For Blood-Stained Kent State Sweatshirt

Urban Outfitters has found themselves caught in another clothing controversy in the form of a “vintage” Kent State sweatshirt.

09/15/2014

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California. Apple unveiled the Apple Watch wearable tech and two new iPhones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus plus the Apple Pay feature.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Pushes Digital Wallet With Apple Pay

Apple is betting that people want to pay with a tap of the phone rather than a swipe of the card.

09/10/2014

Fast food workers and activists demonstrate outside McDonald's downtown flagship restaurant on May 15, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The demonstration was one of several nationwide calling for wages of $15 per hour and better working conditions for fast food workers.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

South Florida Fast Food Workers Take To The Streets In Protests

Fast food workers in South Florida have joined their counterparts across the country in a push for $15-an-hour wages.

CBS Miami–09/04/2014

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AutoNation Reports Car Sales Jumped In August

AutoNation said Thursday that its new vehicle sales rose 7 percent last month, as the auto dealership chain sold 32,660 vehicles.

09/04/2014

Citizens-Wide

Citizens Customers To Face Change As Policies Renew

Citizens Property Insurance Corp. is starting to advise many homeowners with expiring policies that they have to go through an electronic clearinghouse intended to shift more policies into the private market.

CBS Miami–09/03/2014

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Burger Kings Buys Tim Horton

The “Home of the Whopper” is heading to the Great White North. Well sort of. Burger King confirmed Tuesday that it struck a deal to buy Tim Hortons Inc. for about $11 billion.

08/26/2014

MIAMI - SEPTEMBER 01:  The Burger King headquarters building is seen as reports indicate the company may be considering a sale of itself on September 1, 2010 in Miami, Florida. Burger King is the second-largest hamburger chain in the United States.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Miami-Based Burger King In Talks To Purchase Tim Hortons, Move To Canada

Burger King may be the Home of the Whopper but Canada may be the new home of Burger King.

08/25/2014

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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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