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Miami-Based Burger King Wants To Buy Tim Hortons

Burger King announced Sunday that it is in talks to buy Tim Hortons and form a new publicly listed company that would be based in Canada.

08/24/2014

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Ford Recalling More Than 160,000 Vehicles

Ford issued a recall for at least 160,000 vehicles in the U.S.

08/22/2014

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American Airlines Will Charge For Solo 12 To14-Year Olds

American Airlines announced Thursday they will charge a fee for 12 to 14-year olds who fly solo.

08/21/2014

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 20:  Mike Huseby (R), CEO of Barnes & Noble, and Tim Baxter, president of Samsung Electronics America, pose for a photo at a media event introducing the new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook, on August 20, 2014 in New York City. The new tablet has a 7-inch screen and will cost $179.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

B&N, Samsung Unveil Reading-Focused Nook Tablet

Barnes & Noble and Samsung unveiled a new reading-focused tablet that will replace the bookseller’s own Nook tablets.

08/20/2014

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Peanut, Almond Butter Recalled For Salmonella Risk

Hain Celestial Group Inc. issued a recall of some peanut and almond butter due to possible salmonella contamination.

08/19/2014

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Recaro Recalls Over 39,000 Child Safety Seats

Recaro is recalling more than 39,000 child safety seats because they can let a child’s head move too far in a crash.

08/19/2014

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Boxed Alternative To Bottled Water Hitting Store Shelves

Bottled water is receiving a bad rap due to environmental concerns. A company based in the Midwest is selling an alternative that claims to be more eco-friendly: water in a box.

08/07/2014

Florida Money

Florida’s Consumer Spending Growth Lags Behind Nation

Three years after the Great Recession, spending in Florida lags behind most other states, according to U.S. Bureau Economic Analysis data released Thursday.

08/07/2014

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P.F. Chang’s Names Florida Restaurants In Data Breach

P.F. Chang’s released more details about the ongoing investigation into a security breach saying data may have been stolen at 33 locations including Florida.

08/05/2014

CBS4 This Morning anchor Walter Makaula got the chance to swap jobs with Schachter for a day and make his own chocolate. (Source: CBS4)

Cocoa Cost Increase Leads To Chocolate Price Hike

They say money can’t buy happiness but one thing it can buy is chocolate. Now many chocoholics, though, will have to pay a little more for the sweet treat.

07/28/2014

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