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Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday Less Than A Month Away

Shoppers who want to lessen the blow of stocking up on school supplies take note; the back-to-school sales tax holiday is less than a month away.

07/14/2015

Barber Foods recalls over 1.7 million pounds of raw chicken. (Source: USDA)

Barber Foods Recalls Chicken Products Over Salmonella Contamination

Barber Foods is recalling over a million pounds of frozen, raw stuffed chicken products for possible contamination with Salmonella.

07/14/2015

Attendees watch a video presentation during the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2014 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC, July 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB        (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Microsoft To Launch Windows 10 On July 29

Microsoft will launch its upgraded operating system, Windows 10, at the end of the month.

07/13/2015

For those wanting to look a bit younger but want to avoid injections or going under the knife, there are a host of minimally invasive treatments meant to stop the skin’s aging process. (Source: CBS4)

Minimally Invasive Beauty Treatments Growing In Popularity

For those wanting to look a bit younger but want to avoid injections or going under the knife, there are a host of minimally invasive treatments meant to stop the skin’s aging process.

07/10/2015

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Justices Could Hear Satellite TV Tax Fight

Florida Supreme Court justices may take up an appeal by the Department of Revenue on a state law that imposes higher taxes on satellite-television companies than on their cable-TV competitors.

07/10/2015

A man displays an Apple's iPhone 5 smartphone on February 25, 2014 in the French northern city of Lille. Apple said on February 24, 2014 it was developing a security fix for its Mac OS X computer operating system after a patch released for its iPhones and iPads to thwart hacker attacks.AFP PHOTO PHILIPPE HUGUEN        (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

News Apps Designed To Curb Your Excessive Smartphone Use

If you feel like you’re stuck to your smartphone and just can’t put it down, you’re not alone.

07/09/2015

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Key West Uber Drivers Face Fines & Arrest

Uber drivers in Key West are now facing a possibly hefty fines or even jail time.

07/09/2015

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Data Usage Leading To Big Bills Due To “Phantom Usage”

With the explosion in smartphones and apps people are using more and more data from watching videos to playing games and uploading pictures but all that data can lead to some big bills and angry customers

07/08/2015

The mega-chain began in 1971 as one store in downtown Seattle. Three friends invested $1350 each of their own money. Imagine that return! (Credit: Getty Images)

Starbucks: Prices For Some Drinks To Go Up

Your morning coffee drink at Starbucks may cost you more starting Tuesday.

07/07/2015

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Whole Foods Apologizes For Pricing Problems

Whole Foods Market is apologizing to consumers for incorrect pricing.

07/03/2015

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