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  • The top 10 books on Apple’s iBooks-US

    iBook charts for week ending March 2, 2015: Top Paid Books 1. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins – 9780698185395 – (Penguin Publishing Group) 2. Fifty Shades Darker by E L James –…

  • US running out of room to store oil; price collapse next?

    NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. has so much crude that it is running out of places to put it, and that could drive oil and gasoline prices even lower in the coming months. For…

  • CEO group: Trade would increase hiring in US

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Top business executives are pressing Congress to give President Barack Obama greater authority to negotiate international trade deals, citing the potential for increased hiring in the United States and greater competitiveness for…

  • The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

    App Store Official Charts for the week ending March 2, 2015: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Facebook Messenger, Facebook, Inc. 2. Facebook, Facebook, Inc. 3. Instagram, Instagram, Inc. 4. YouTube, Google, Inc. 5. Snapchat, Snapchat,…

  • Supreme Court allows challenge to Colorado Internet tax law

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A unanimous Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that federal courts can hear a dispute over Colorado’s Internet tax law. One justice suggested it was time to reconsider the ban on state collection of…

  • The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

    iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending March 2, 2015: Top Songs 1. Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars), Mark Ronson 2. Thinking Out Loud, Ed Sheeran 3. Sugar,Maroon 5 4. Love Me Like You…

  • FCC head defends Internet neutrality rules on the road

    NEW YORK (AP) — The head of the Federal Communications Commission is taking the defense of new Internet regulations on the road. FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said Tuesday that “there needs to be a referee”…

  • Venture capitalist testifies in Silicon Valley sex bias suit

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A prominent Silicon Valley venture capitalist who helped direct early investments in Google and Amazon has testified in a high-profile sex discrimination lawsuit that his firm is not run by men.…

  • Andrew Lack in talks to return to NBC

    NEW YORK (AP) — Former NBC News president Andrew Lack is in talks to return to that network’s troubled news organization. An executive at NBC Universal who spoke on condition of anonymity because it was…

  • US auto sales up in February despite snowy weather

    DETROIT (AP) — Freezing temperatures and drifts of snow took a small bite out of U.S. auto sales in February, but most automakers still reported gains thanks to the strong economy. Toyota led major automakers…

  • Prevnar, Pfizer’s pneumonia vaccine, okayed for adults in EU

    NEW YORK (AP) — Pfizer’s blockbuster vaccine against pneumonia and other bacterial infections has won another approval, for use in European Union residents aged 18 and older. Prevnar 13, called Prevenar 13 in some countries,…

  • JPMorgan will pay $50M in homeowner bankruptcy settlement

    NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice says JPMorgan Chase will pay $50 million to 25,000 homeowners for failing to properly review payment-change notices sent to homeowners who were in bankruptcy. The Justice…

  • Montgomery council OKs bill banning public e-cigarette use

    ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — The Montgomery County Council has approved a bill that will extend the ban on smoking in public places to electronic cigarettes. The council passed the bill Tuesday, and it now goes…

  • Russia troubles hinder Ford, GM efforts to recover in Europe

    GENEVA (AP) — Russia’s sinking economy is putting up a major hurdle for Ford Motor Co. and General Motors as the U.S. automakers fight to return to profitability in Europe after years of losses. Karl-Thomas…

  • Unions say they’ll sue Christie again over pension payments

    Fourteen unions representing state public-sector employees announced Tuesday that they intend to sue Republican Gov. Chris Christie again over planned contributions to government employees’ pension funds. The threat of an additional lawsuit adds to the…