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World's Biggest-Ever IPO: Alibaba Priced at $68 a Share

Alibaba has priced its initial public offering at $68 per share, near the upper end of its expected range, ahead of its Friday IPO. »

Urban Outfitters Explains Kent State Sweatshirt

In the story that can't seem to go away, the saga of the controversial “blood-stained” Kent State University sweatshirt continues. Now Urban Outfitters has decided to tell its side of the story. »

Urban Outfitters Offends on Purpose

Urban Outfitters came under fire Monday after releasing -- and quickly apologizing for -- a "blood-stained" Kent State sweatshirt, an obvious nod to the 1970 shootings at the university that left four dead, nine... »

UPenn Expands Homeownership Incentive

The University of Pennsylvania has expanded the boundaries of its homeownership program in West Philadelphia. »

Economic Recovery Slow to Reach Philly

The nation's economic recovery has been slow to reach the Philadelphia metropolitan area and income inequality has widened, hurt in part by an exodus of residents and a continued collapse in mid-wage jobs. »

Philly Restaurants in OpenTable's Top 100

OpenTable users have spoken, and it looks like the Philadelphia area is tops when it comes to dishing out quality restaurants (and, yes, dishes), as 12 local restaurants have made the reservation and... »

Heinz to Make Jarred Baby Food

The H.J. Heinz Co. will resume food production in Pittsburgh for the first time since 2002, when the ketchup giant sold its production plant to Del Monte Foods. »

Franklin Mills Changes Its Name

The largest outlet shopping area in Philly announced a redevelopment worth millions Tuesday. »

Investor Sues Philly Medical Device Company

An affiliate of Echo Therapeutics' largest stockholder has filed a lawsuit against the medical device company claiming it refused to provide documents that the company requested. »

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WATCH: Man Buys iPhone 6, Drops It on Sidewalk

WATCH: Man Buys iPhone 6, Drops It on Sidewalk

Jack Cooksey, 18, was the first person to leave the Perth, Australia Apple store with an iPhone 6. He then promptly dropped it.

iPhone Users Could Face Battery, Wi-Fi Issues From Latest Update

iPhone Users Could Face Battery, Wi-Fi Issues From Latest Update

A tech expert advises consumers to wait before downloading the iOS 8 update.

Apple Locks Itself Out of Devices With Passwords

Apple Locks Itself Out of Devices With Passwords

Apple has tightened its technological security so not even the company can pry into a password-protected iPhone or iPad, a move meant to reassure the millions of people who are increasingly storing vital pieces...

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