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A Look At The College Tuition Perks At Starbucks, McDonald’s

Starbucks says it will now cover four years of tuition reimbursement for workers to earn an online undergraduate degree from Arizona State University, instead of just two years. Last week, McDonald’s Corp. also announced it was expanding a college tuition assistance program to workers at all its U.S. stores.

04/07/2015

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Blue Bell Suspends Operations At Ice Cream Plant

Blue Bell Ice Cream has suspended operations at one of its production facilities that was connected to foodborne illnesses linked to the death of three people, the company announced Friday.

04/04/2015

A new invention called the 2nd Skull could offer hope to combat sports-related head injuries and concussions. (Source: CBS4)

“2nd Skull” May Offer Hope To Combat Sports-Related Head Injuries

A new invention could offer hope to combat sports-related head injuries and concussions.

04/02/2015

CHICAGO - JUNE 12:  H.J. Heinz Co. products are displayed at a grocery store June 12, 2003 in Chicago, Illinois. Heinz announced today that its quarterly net earnings dropped sharply sending its stock down more than 3 percent due to increasing costs.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

HJ Heinz Buying Kraft And Building A $28 Billion Food Giant

Two well-known American brands are merging, creating one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world

03/25/2015

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Blue Bell Expands Recall Over Listeria Outbreak

The ice cream company Blue Bell has expanded its recall to include 3-ounce ice cream cups.

03/24/2015

Amy's Kitchen has recalled nearly 74,000 cases of their products over Listeria concerns. (Source: fda.gov)

Amy’s Kitchen Issues Recall Over Listeria Concerns

Amy’s Kitchen has recalled nearly 74,000 cases of their products over Listeria concerns.

03/24/2015

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Amazon Gets FAA Certificate To Experiment With Drones

The Federal Aviation Administration has approved Amazon’s use of unmanned aircraft for research and training.

03/21/2015

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Judge OKs $10M Settlement In Target Data Breach

A Minnesota judge is now behind a settlement that would pay $10 million to settle a class action lawsuit over Target’s data breach in 2013.

03/19/2015

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Amazon Introduces One-Hour Delivery To Miami

Amazon is expanding its one-hour delivery service for household items to Miami.

03/19/2015

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Honda Adds 105,000 Vehicles To Driver’s Air Bag Recall

Honda is adding thousands of vehicles to its growing U.S. recall of driver’s side air bag inflators that can explode with too much force.

03/19/2015

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AAA’s Safest Cars For Teens

Safety, style and reliability make this list of cars top picks by AAA Car Buying experts.

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Hot Holiday Toys 2011

Here’s a look at the top 10 holiday toys. Toys on this list were featured by popular stores like Toys “R” Us, Amazon.com and Target.

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.

Airport body scans are seen by agents in a separate room, who do not see passengers’ faces. (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

What Not To Wear In The TSA Security Line

Everyone bundled up, ready to go for an airplane ride to Grandma’s house? You might want to double check your family before you get in line at the airport. With 42.2 million Americans projected to take to the skies for Thanksgiving, the public outcry over intrusive body scans and invasive pat downs by the TSA could make the security line even more long and frustrating. Want to avoid setting off the security alarms and a TSA pat down? Just look over your traveling clothes one more time.

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