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Hawaii airline tells pilots to return $4,000 bonus

Hawaii's Island Air tells pilots it's taking back their $4,000 holiday bonuses

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Obama immigration plan good, not great for economy

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New Jersey racetrack plans fantasy sports betting

New Jersey racetrack plans to offer fantasy sports betting with gambling ruling on appeal

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 06:00pm EST

Dow Chemical agrees to add board members

Dow Chemical agrees to add 4 new board members after pressure from activist-led hedge fund

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 12:30pm EST

AAA: Md. drivers paying $2.85 per gallon

AAA: Maryland drivers paying $2.85 per gallon, down 5 cents from a week ago

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 12:28pm EST

California Indian casinos embroiled in turmoil

Flood of big bucks and tortured history spell turmoil for California's Indian casinos

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 12:10pm EST

Cost of Thanksgiving is going up, but not by much

Price of Thanksgiving dinner is up over last year, but don't blame the turkey

Saturday - 11/22/2014, 05:08am EST

Alpha, Patriot Coal lay off 190 in Ky., W.Va.

Alpha Natural Resources, Patriot Coal lay off 190 mine workers in Kentucky, West Virginia

Friday - 11/21/2014, 07:10pm EST

Alco Stores to close following bankruptcy order

Small-town discount retailer Alco Stores to end operations following Dallas bankruptcy order

Friday - 11/21/2014, 06:20pm EST

Apparent settlement reached in National Beef case

Apparent settlement reached in workers' lawsuit against National Beef meatpacking plant

Friday - 11/21/2014, 06:09pm EST

GameStop and Gap are big market movers

GameStop, Gap, Hertz, Hibbett Sports and Aruba Networks are big market movers

Friday - 11/21/2014, 05:50pm EST

White House: Immigration steps would boost wages

White House economists: Obama's immigration steps would expand labor force, boost wages

Friday - 11/21/2014, 05:30pm EST

Grocery chain's Christmas ad stirs tears, outrage

Supermarket chain Sainsbury's stirs strong passions, outrage with World War I advertisement

Friday - 11/21/2014, 04:58pm EST

2015 stock outlook: Good but not great, and bumpy

Stock fund managers see more gains, but smaller and in a more jagged fashion than prior years

Friday - 11/21/2014, 03:00pm EST

Mobile still a struggle for Intel; PC doing better

Intel struggles in mobile computing, but says PCs are doing better, sees revenue up 6 percent

Friday - 11/21/2014, 02:10pm EST

Uber investigating if exec broke 'God' app rules

Uber looking into whether NY manager violated privacy rules by tracking journalist's ride

Friday - 11/21/2014, 02:10pm EST
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