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  • General Mills plans major move toward cage-free eggs

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Food maker General Mills announced a major move toward cage-free eggs Tuesday as part of an updated animal welfare policy that now extends throughout its global supply chain. The Golden Valley-based company…

  • SurveyMonkey names CEO to replace David Goldberg

    PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — SurveyMonkey has named a Hewlett-Packard Co. executive to take over for CEO David Goldberg, who died in May while vacationing in Mexico. Goldberg was married to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.…

  • Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

    The world’s largest cruise company could be heading to Cuba. Starting in May, Carnival Corp. plans to offer trips from Miami to the Caribbean island nation, the company announced Tuesday. Carnival says it would become…

  • Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

    The world’s largest cruise company could be heading to Cuba. Starting in May, Carnival Corp. plans to offer trips from Miami to the Caribbean island nation, the company announced Tuesday. Carnival says it would become…

  • Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

    The world’s largest cruise company could be heading to Cuba. Starting in May, Carnival Corp. plans to offer trips from Miami to the Caribbean island nation, the company announced Tuesday. Carnival says it would become…

  • How Your Retirement Account Balance Compares to Your Peers

    Your age often dictates your retirement saving priorities. In your 20s and 30s, you need to get some money into a retirement account so that it can start growing on your behalf. Once you have…

  • 6 Lifestyle Changes That Will Save You Money

    If you slept in a bed last night, ate a meal today, wear clothing or drive a car, you probably agree that daily life can be expensive. The number of things you have to pay…

  • Tips for cheap last-minute vacations

    WASHINGTON —It’s already July, but you can still squeeze in a summer vacation with the family without breaking the bank. Check out apps such as HotelTonight and Hotels.com for last minute hotel deals. Meanwhile,  on Trivago.com, click…

  • Update on the latest business

    FINANCIAL MARKETS Chinese stocks drop, other Asian markets mixed BEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks fell today despite official efforts to shore up slumping prices, while other Asian markets were mixed after Greece’s spiraling crisis weighed…

  • Today in History

    Today is Tuesday, July 7, the 188th day of 2015. There are 177 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 7, 1865, four people were hanged in Washington D.C. for conspiring…

  • Samsung forecasts profit fall as S6 sales disappoint

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co. forecast a fall in second quarter profit in a sign that sales of its much anticipated Galaxy S6 smartphones failed to meet expectations. Samsung on Tuesday estimated…

  • Sears’ REIT goes public as others consider similar moves

    NEW YORK (AP) — Seritage Growth Properties, the real estate spinoff of Sears Holdings Corp., made its debut Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and estimated that it had raised about $1.6 billion from…

  • Union members rally against ‘age discrimination’ in Barbados

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — About 3,000 chanting protesters took to the streets of Barbados’ capital Monday to join a union-led rally against the recent dismissals of about a dozen public workers nearing retirement age. Sanitation…

  • Crude oil tumbles 8 pct, points to low gas prices this fall

    NEW YORK (AP) — A slew of global economic and geopolitical factors are working to pummel the price of oil and set up U.S. drivers for very low gasoline prices later this year. The price…

  • Warnings for deck safety after Va. family hurt in collapse

    Experts say there are ways to make sure rental homes are safe for your family.