<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Business News - [PHI Feature]Business]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/businessen-usSat, 23 Jul 2016 05:44:30 -0400Sat, 23 Jul 2016 05:44:30 -0400NBC Local Integrated MediaPHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Amazon Gets into the Student Loan Business ]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 20:48:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Amazon+Student+Loan.PNG
Yes, you read that headline right. Amazon is getting into the student loan business.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly's Newest Beer Garden Is a Little Wild]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 20:52:42 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/176*120/PBJ+Zoo+Watering+Hole.PNG
Another beer garden has joined Philadelphia's growing list of go-to list of places to enjoy glasses of the sudsy beverage. This time, beer lovers will be able to drink with the animals.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[SEPTA Expanding Key Card Early Adopters Program]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:46:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA+Key+Cards+Program.PNG
SEPTA will sell a limited number of its Key Cards — a farecard system meant to replace the current tokens and tickets used on the transit agency's system — after 10,000 customers snapped them all up last month.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds Weekly Recap]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:54:07 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Harry+Hairston+Hug.JPG
NBC10 Responds reporter Harry Hairston gives us a look at the best moments from mattress complaints to rogue rentals, thousands of dollars have been returned to consumers just this week alone.

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<![CDATA[Pa. Draws Amazon Jobs With Millions in Grants, Tax Credits]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:37:39 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Amazon.png
Gov. Tom Wolf touts Amazon expansion, job creation in Pennsylvania.

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<![CDATA[Beach Bytes Delivers to the Jersey Shore]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 19:30:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEB+beach+deliver+-+16552619_20296701.jpg
17 year old Michael Larkin started his own business bringing food delivery directly to the beach. Contact Beach Bytes to place your order.]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Progresso Factory Closing?]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 19:21:39 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/202*120/progresso+Vineland.JPG
A Progresso soup factory in New Jersey might close under a global supply chain restructuring, costing approximately 370 employees their jobs.

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<![CDATA[Roger Ailes Resigns as Head of Fox News]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 18:48:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ailes-GettyImages-142710763.jpg
Roger Ailes is out as chief executive at Fox News Channel and Fox Business, his career at the networks he built from scratch and ran with an iron hand for nearly 20 years over with stunning swiftness following...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Tina Fey to Receive Temple University Honor]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:14:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tina+Fey.PNG
The Emmy Award-winning comedian Tina Fey will come to Philadelphia this fall to be honored by Temple University.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[After Olympics, What's Next for Comcast's X1?]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:22:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast+X1+Platform.PNG
The Olympics will pull back the curtain on Comcast's decade-long investment in the X1 platform, an unveiling the Philadelphia-based broadcast and telecommunications giant says matches the scale and magnitude of...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Restaurateur Opening 1st Philly Region Eatery ]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:32:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Leigh+Valley+Region+Eatery.PNG
A restaurateur with multiple dining concepts outside of Philadelphia will be opening his first eatery in the region.

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<![CDATA[GM Recalls 308K Chevy Impalas Over Faulty Air Bags]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 12:37:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chevy-GettyImages-507132260.jpg
General Motors is recalling nearly 308,000 older Chevrolet Impala sedans in the U.S. and Canada because the air bags might not inflate in a crash. The recall covers Impalas from the 2009 and 2010 model...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Comcast Shows Off Rio Olympics Coverage on X1]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:30:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/191*120/Comcast+Brian+Roberts+Xfinity+Olympics.JPG
Comcast CEO Brian Roberts said NBCUniversal's Olympics coverage is approaching a "nirvana" the broadcast giant predicted nearly a decade ago with its project infinity – where "you would get anything you want, on...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Bad Night's Sleep]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 10:57:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016364075_1200x675_729385539508.jpg
NBC10 Responds and Harry Hairston helps a couple who bought a mattress set but when they tried to get an exchange were ignored.]]>
<![CDATA[Rutgers Hikes Tuition Again]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 05:36:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rutgers+university+generic+FB+courtesy.jpg
Tuition at Rutgers University will be a bit more expensive for the upcoming academic year. The university's board of governors voted Wednesday to raise tuition 1.7 percent for undergraduate students, meaning a...

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<![CDATA['Pokemon Go' Could Generate Billions For Apple: Analyst]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 19:50:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-546258766.jpg
Apple can thank the "Pokemon Go" phenomenon for the billions of sales expected to come into the company, CNBC reports. Laura Martin, managing director of investment firm Needham & Co., estimates that...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[For Utz, Acquisition in Alabama is a Recipe for Growth]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:57:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Utz+Chips.PNG
Pennsylvania snack food company Utz Quality Foods will be acquiring one of Alabama's largest public companies, which the Utz CEO said would allow both companies to grow.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Immuno-Oncology Cancer Treatment Developer Raises $5M]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:00:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jane+Hollingsworth.PNG
A Philadelphia company developing immunotherapies to treat cancer raised $5 million in a private stock sale, according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[WMMR, WMGK, 97.5 The Fanatic Sold in $240M Deal]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:40:27 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Radio.PNG
Greater Media, which owns four popular Philadelphia radio stations, has agreed to be sold to Beasley Broadcast Group for $240 million.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Music Lover's Sour Note]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:35:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016346016_1200x675_728464963761.jpg
Angela Roundtree of Clifton Heights needed Harry Hairston's help after never getting back her reciever she returned for repairs.]]>
<![CDATA[Wegman's Looking to Hire Hundreds]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 12:07:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016345795_1200x675_728457283529.jpg
The popular grocery chain is looking to hire full- and part-time employees for locations across Southeastern Pennsylvania.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Family-Run Craft Brewery Setting Up in East Falls]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 08:45:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/beer-pints-by-carla-gottgens-of-bloomgberg-news-750xx1000-563-0-52.jpg
Say hello to the latest addition to Philadelphia's beer scene.

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<![CDATA[Hot Dogs, Corn Dogs Recalled]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 09:36:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bar-S-Franks-Recall.jpg
Bar-S Foods Company is recalling nearly 400,000 pounds of hot dogs and corn dogs due to possible listeria contamination, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The Oklahoma-based company issued...

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<![CDATA[Recall Grows of P.F. Chang's Frozen Meals]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 04:33:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-453174748.jpg
ConAgra Foods, the company that distributes P.F. Chang's frozen food, is recalling about 192,000 pounds of P.F. Chang's frozen chicken and beef products due to metal fragments in sauce.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Rogue Rental]]>Tue, 19 Jul 2016 10:11:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/198*120/AirBNB+Trashed+Apartment.JPG
Bucks County hair stylist Lauren Phillip reached out to NBC10 Responds after an apartment she rented wasn't what she thought it would be.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Local On-Demand Delivery Company Expanding to Main Line]]>Tue, 19 Jul 2016 06:11:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GoPuff+Warehouse.PNG
A Philadelphia-based on-demand delivery company that's been expanding aggressively nationwide will be growing a little closer to home, and it's got its sights on international waters, too.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Phoenix-Based Restaurant Group Constructing Eatery at KoP]]>Mon, 18 Jul 2016 21:18:12 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/True+Food.PNG
A Phoenix-based restaurant group will be constructing a new restaurant just outside the King of Prussia Mall for one of its health-based restaurant concepts.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[City Avenue Complex Gets New Loan]]>Mon, 18 Jul 2016 16:58:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Post+Brothers+Complex.PNG
Post Brothers has refinanced Presidential City, a large apartment complex on City Avenue in Philadelphia that overlooks the Schuylkill Expressway, with a $183 million loan.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[New Wi-Fi for Reading Terminal in Time for DNC]]>Mon, 18 Jul 2016 17:28:35 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Reading+Terminal+PBJ.PNG
The Reading Terminal Market has finally replaced its 10-year-old Wi-Fi system – just in time for the Democratic National Convention, when the market will open an hour earlier as part of a test run of a potential...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Lower Merion School District Mulls Spending on Bus Cameras ]]>Mon, 18 Jul 2016 16:24:23 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/School+Bus+Main+Line.PNG
The Lower Merion School District officials have already made changes to its security policy to allow cameras on nearly 100 buses, a decision that could cost the suburban municipality roughly $300,000.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds Helps Man With Peeling Furniture]]>Mon, 18 Jul 2016 09:34:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/194*120/Peeling+Couch.JPG
Stephen Hill thought he was buying his dream furniture set from Aaron’s furniture. He picked out a sofa and loveseat back in 2013, and just finished paying it off last year.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[D.C. Based On-Demand Beauty and Fitness App Coming for DNC]]>Sat, 16 Jul 2016 18:32:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/veluxe.PNG
Do you want a makeup artist, personal trainer or masseuse to come straight to your home? There's an app for that, and it's coming to Philadelphia just in time for the Democratic National Convention.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Penn, Princeton Possible Healthcare Merger]]>Sat, 16 Jul 2016 18:10:23 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Penn+Princeton+Hospital+Merger.png
The University of Pennsylvania Healthcare System, which last year expanded west by adding Lancaster General Health to its network, is exploring a major push deeper into New Jersey.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[American Water to Build New HQ on Camden Waterfront ]]>Sat, 16 Jul 2016 18:04:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/American+Water+Works+Relocates.PNG
American Water Works Co. Inc. will relocate its headquarters to a new building that will be constructed along the Camden waterfront.]]>
<![CDATA[Egg Prices Reach 10-Year Lows on Low Demand]]>Fri, 15 Jul 2016 20:46:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/EggPricesChickens-AP_16197600754915.jpg
In less than a year, eggs have gone from being an expensive staple at the height of the bird flu crisis to reaching the cheapest prices in a decade due to fully restocked poultry barns. But the demand for eggs

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<![CDATA[Atlantic City Delays Auction of Old Airport]]>Fri, 15 Jul 2016 08:50:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/226*120/Bader+Field+Atlantic+City.JPG
Officials in Atlantic City have delayed the auction of the former Bader Field airport.

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<![CDATA[Nintendo Plans Retro 'Mario,' 'Zelda' Console]]>Fri, 15 Jul 2016 05:04:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NES_Classic_2.jpg
Nintendo said Thursday it will release the "NES Classic Edition" on Nov. 11, a $59.99 system that comes loaded with 30 classic Nintendo games.

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<![CDATA[Mortgage Rates Still Near Historic Lows]]>Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:58:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/MortgageRates-AP_16140027884683.jpg
Long-term U.S. mortgage rates moved little this week, remaining near historically low levels in the wake of financial disarray in Europe. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average for the benchmark...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Woman Moves, Gets Gas Company Refund]]>Thu, 14 Jul 2016 16:21:59 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/196*120/PGW+Refund+Ryan.JPG
NBC10 Responds and Harry Hairston help get Sydney Ryan the money she was owed by her gas company.

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<![CDATA[Delaware Ice Cream Shop's Dream to Be Found Becomes Reality]]>Thu, 14 Jul 2016 12:45:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/Ice+Cream+Delight+Sign.JPG
Customers had trouble finding Ice Cream Delight in North Wilmington due its address and mapping tools.

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<![CDATA[10 Top Consumer Complaints of 2015]]>Thu, 14 Jul 2016 04:24:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/453295293.jpg
Phony IRS agents and other imposter scams topped the list of fastest-growing complaints to state and local consumer protection agencies last year, according to the latest report from the annual survey conducted...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA['Pokemon Go' Attracts Customers Amid SEPTA Disruptions]]>Wed, 13 Jul 2016 14:06:33 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Cynwyd+station+PBJ.PNG
Can a Main Line café "catch 'em all"?

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[4 Philly Area Colleges Offer Best Value: Report]]>Wed, 13 Jul 2016 10:43:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/205*120/graduation+caps+sky.jpg
Greater Philadelphia is home to at least four schools that are among the most valuable and affordable higher education options in the country.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Gin Gets DNC 'Spirit']]>Wed, 13 Jul 2016 05:29:57 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Bluecoat+Gin.JPG
A Philadelphia area distillery has been named the official gin provider for the 2016 Philadelphia Host Committee for the Democratic National Convention, or PHLDNC, and it plans on launching an interactive...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Navy Yard Seeking Event Reservations 2 Weeks Out From DNC]]>Tue, 12 Jul 2016 18:36:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/The+Navy+Yard+PBJ.PNG
Thousands of square feet of space at South Philly's Navy Yard remains available for the use of corporations, media outlets and delegates during the Democratic National Convention even though the major, national...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Airport Workers Threaten to Strike During DNC ]]>Wed, 13 Jul 2016 05:19:50 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/Philadelphia+Airport+Strike.PNG
Striking workers could greet travelers at Philadelphia International Airport when the Democrats come to town for their national convention at the end of the month.

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<![CDATA[Next 'GenHERation' to Meet Innovation Leaders]]>Tue, 12 Jul 2016 11:48:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Springside+Genheration.JPG
Next month, female high school and college students will get a chance to tour Philadelphia companies led by inspiring women as part of the GenHERation discovery Days program.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Cell Phone Carrier Misunderstanding]]>Tue, 12 Jul 2016 16:26:31 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/189*120/Verizon+Customer+Barbara+Wunderlich.JPG
Barbara Wunderlich of Ocean City, New Jersey reached out to Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds after she felt that she didn't get what she expected after switching carriers.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Startup Promises 'Never Seen Before' DNC Experience]]>Tue, 12 Jul 2016 08:50:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/186*120/Curalate+CEO+Apu+Gupta.JPG
A Center City-based visual monetization startup is using its image and video technology to connect the public to the Democratic National Convention and the party itself "in ways that you have never seen...

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<![CDATA[Checkout Issues Reported on Amazon Prime Day]]>Tue, 12 Jul 2016 13:51:55 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AmazonBox-461842892.jpg
Amazon's second-annual summer shopping event, Prime Day, kicked off Tuesday, featuring more than 100,000 deals worldwide. Amazon said it will be launching new deals as often as every five minutes over...

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<![CDATA[General Mills Recalls Betty Crocker Cake Mix]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 16:37:41 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/betty-crocker-recall-imgs.jpg
General Mills Inc. is recalling two flavors of Betty Crocker cake mix sold in the U.S. and one flavor sold in Canada because they use flour that was recalled earlier because it could contain E.coli. The flavors...

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<![CDATA[Starbucks to Increase Base Pay of Workers in October]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:05:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-72055230.jpg
Starbucks is boosting the base pay of all employees and store managers at U.S. company-run stores by 5 percent or more. In a letter sent to workers Monday, CEO Howard Schultz said that the amount of the raise —...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Verizon Upgrades Network to Prepare for DNC ]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:30:39 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Verizon+DNC.PNG
For the second time in two years, Verizon is making major enhancements to its network in Philadelphia – ensuring the city is ready to handle the texts, emails, tweets and other posts being sent by the tens...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds Wrestles With Consumer Complaint]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 11:52:12 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/197*120/WWE+Fan+Shawn+Brown.JPG
Shawn Brown, an avid wrestling fan, felt body slammed after he tried to get a refund. Upset over the changing lineup, Brown asked NBC10 Responds and Harry Hairston to get him action.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Cyber Hack Targets Philly Area Wendy's]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 07:56:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NC_wendys0628_1500x845.jpg
Have you noticed any unusual activity on your bank statements? Nearly 20 Philadelphia-area Wendy's restaurants may have been compromised as part of a company-wide cyber attack targeting customers' credit -...]]>
<![CDATA[7-Eleven Celebrates 7/11 With Free Slurpees]]>Mon, 11 Jul 2016 08:42:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Slurpee-GettyImages-106159890.jpg
There's no better way to enjoy a hot summer day than with a Slurpee, and on Monday it won't cost you a thing. To celebrate July 11 — or 7-Eleven Day — the convenience chain will be giving away their signature...

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<![CDATA[Delaware AG Orders Stop to Online Fantasy Sports Betting]]>Sat, 09 Jul 2016 07:02:27 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/draftkings-AP_312823411334.jpg
Delaware's attorney general has sent cease-and-desist letters to online fantasy sports betting operators, telling them that Delaware law does not allow them to charge players to play, or players to win monetary...

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<![CDATA[Delaware AG Orders End to Online Fantasy Sports Betting]]>Sat, 09 Jul 2016 06:58:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016174372_1200x675_721794627510.jpg
Delaware's Attorney General has ordered online fantasy sports betting companies to cease and desist in the state. FanDuel, DraftKings and Yahoo! all received notice from the state Department of Justice...]]>
<![CDATA[Stocks Higher as US Creates 287K Jobs in June]]>Fri, 08 Jul 2016 14:28:09 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/HiringSign-GettyImages-518572344.jpg
The U.S. economy added 287,000 jobs during the month of June, beating expectations and wowing investors, CNBC reported. Economists expected non-farm payrolls to jump by 175,000 for the month.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Showboat Reopening]]>Fri, 08 Jul 2016 18:55:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/showboat-3985-750xx3000-1688-0-156.jpg
Atlantic City will have nearly 900 hotel rooms back online once Philadelphia developer Bart Blatstein's reopens the long-shuttered Showboat property.

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<![CDATA[Oil Prices Skid, Traders Worry There's a Fuel Glut]]>Thu, 07 Jul 2016 22:01:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GasPricesPump-GettyImages-528664158.jpg
Oil prices fell nearly 5 percent on Thursday after a government report on fuel stocks reinforced worries about an oil glut. The report said that crude inventories are declining at a slower pace than expected.

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<![CDATA[Cancer Survivor Serves as Rita's CEO for a Day]]>Thu, 07 Jul 2016 12:51:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016139384_1200x675_720426563663.jpg
New Jersey's Bridget Smith, who has battled neuro-blastoma got to be CEO of Rita’s Italian Ice for a day. "A href="https://www.alexslemonade.org/mypage/1226534">Click here to donate to Alex's Lemonade Stand.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Target Is Coming to Roxborough]]>Fri, 08 Jul 2016 06:33:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Upcoming+Roxborough+Target.PNG
Target fans in the Roxborough area of Philadelphia will soon be able to get their bullseye fill once the retailer opens a location there next year.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[KoP Welcomes Halal Guys to Pa. ]]>Thu, 07 Jul 2016 09:47:14 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NYC%27s+Hala+Guys+Comes+To+Philadelphia.PNG
Straight off the streets of New York, one of the city's most popular food carts turned global brand will be opening its first brick-and-mortar restaurant in Pennsylvania in King of Prussia.

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<![CDATA[Aria Health, Jefferson University Complete Hospital Merger ]]>Thu, 07 Jul 2016 08:07:23 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/194*120/Jefferson+University+Hospital1.JPG
Aria Health System and Thomas Jefferson University have finalized the health organizations' merger, creating a regional health care giant with more than 23,000 employees and $4.5 billion in annual revenue.

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<![CDATA[You Can Now Pay With Phone at All US Wal-Mart Stores]]>Wed, 06 Jul 2016 17:16:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Walmart-AP_355488256581.jpg
Wal-Mart will now let you pay with its phone app at all 4,600 stores nationwide. The effort is part of Wal-Mart's strategy to make shopping easier and faster, while learning more about consumer behavior.

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<![CDATA[Pennsylvania Company Supplies Team USA's Rio Gymnastics Gear]]>Wed, 06 Jul 2016 11:48:30 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/198*120/Rio+Olympics+Gymnastics+GK+Elite.JPG
GK Elite Sportswear in Reading, Pennsylvania is putting together this year’s Olympic gymnastics leotards.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Loveseat Refund]]>Wed, 06 Jul 2016 11:00:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016117390_1200x675_719409731956.jpg
Kathy Pack's mother had trouble getting out of her loveseat, which made her family worry for her safety. They called the furniture store after realizing it was a floor model, and after repairs, were still having...]]>
<![CDATA[501K Hoverboards Recalled Over Exploding Batteries]]>Wed, 06 Jul 2016 19:20:53 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/HOVERBOARD+CURA.jpg
Ten companies are recalling 501Ten companies are recalling 501,000 hoverboards sold nationwide over lithium-ion batteries that can overheat and explode, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.

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<![CDATA[Chipotle Executive Charged With Cocaine Possession]]>Wed, 06 Jul 2016 04:44:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-500446220.jpg
The Chipotle marketing executive leading the chain's efforts to rebound after an E. coli outbreak was arrested Tuesday on seven counts of cocaine possession. NYPD Sergeant Lee Jones said Mark Crumpacker...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[SEPTA Regional Rail: Refunds, Credits as Commute Issues Continue]]>Wed, 06 Jul 2016 00:55:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/rail+rider+refunds.JPG
SEPTA officials announced Tuesday afternoon that all passengers who purchased a Regional Rail TrailPass for the month of July or the weekly TrailPass beginning Monday, July 4 can receive a refund for their...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Former Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania is Temple's New Provost]]>Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:23:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/New+Temple+Provost.PNG
JoAnne A. Epps, dean of Temple University’s law school since 2008 and a faculty member for more than 30 years, has been nominated as the school's new executive vice president and senior academic administrator.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Atlantic City Casino Strikes Enter Day 5 With No Sign of Stopping ]]>Tue, 05 Jul 2016 15:14:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Workers+on+Stirke.PNG
The picket lines outside of the Carl Icahn-owned Trump Taj Mahal are continuing for the fifth straight day as union leaders say they are no closer to reaching a deal with the casino than they were Friday...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Parts Left Over From Air Conditioner Install]]>Tue, 05 Jul 2016 12:37:17 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016097222_1200x675_718665795983.jpg
An unsatisfied customer reaches out to NBC10 Responds to help replace her air conditioner.]]>
<![CDATA[Hostess, 4 Years After Bankruptcy, Will Go Public Again]]>Tue, 05 Jul 2016 09:39:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-158206470hoestess.jpg
Almost four years after seeking bankruptcy protection under a barrage of labor issues and rapidly changing appetites, the maker of Twinkies and Ding Dongs will take the stage once again as a publicly traded...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Landscaping Work Not Done]]>Mon, 04 Jul 2016 11:19:26 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016080478_1200x675_718191171697.jpg
When Linda Lee of Yardley, Pennsylvania didn't get what she paid a landscaper to do, NBC10's Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds swooped in to help.]]>
<![CDATA[AC Casino Worker Strike Stretches Into Day 3]]>Sun, 03 Jul 2016 09:11:18 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016069279_1200x675_717744195645.jpg
Casino workers from the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City who walked off the job on Friday will picket for their third day on Sunday. The strike is impacting the busy holiday weekend for the casino.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Drexel Student's Dessert Makes it onto Shake Shack Menu]]>Fri, 01 Jul 2016 10:02:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Drexel+Student+Shake+Shack.png
When you step into the Shake Shack in University City, one Drexel University student's dessert creation will be rubbing shoulders with the fast-food chain's other favorites.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Find a Donkey, Win Prizes: PHLDNC's New Scavenger Hunt]]>Fri, 01 Jul 2016 09:41:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Donkey.PNG
Find donkey statues around Philadelphia, win a cheesesteak or tickets to major sports teams' games. That's the promise of a new scavenger hunt announced Wednesday by the Philadelphia 2016 Host Commitee for...

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<![CDATA[Tuition Hike for Upcoming School Year]]>Wed, 06 Jul 2016 00:19:35 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/295*120/university+of+delaware1.jpg
The tuition and fees hike amounts to over $300 for residents and nearly 3-times that much for out-of-state students.]]>
<![CDATA[Hershey's Board Rejects Bid From Mondelez]]>Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:45:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/choco-94621201.jpg
Hershey's board of directors said Thursday it has unanimously rejected a bid by Mondelez to aquire the chocolate-giant in what would have united two of the world's largest candy-makers. The company said in...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Local Spreadable Bacon Company Rebranding Amid Growth Expansion to New Products]]>Thu, 30 Jun 2016 10:17:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bacon+spread.png
The Bacon Jams of Norristown is undergoing a transformation.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Veteran-Owned Company Completes $1.5M Expansion Project in Philadelphia]]>Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:30:31 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DiSorb+Systems.PNG
DiSorb Systems Inc., a medical manufacturing company, completed a $1.5 million improvement project of its 75,000-square-foot production facility in North Philadelphia.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Group Wants New 'Health Zone' Around Temple Health ]]>Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:30:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Temple+Health+Zone+PBJ.PNG
A group focused on rejuvenating a 4-mile stretch of Broad Street says city and community leaders should entice health-related businesses to the area around Temple University Health System, and increase...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Highest Paid U.S. Bank CEO is a New Jersey Executive ]]>Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:31:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Highest+Paid+Bank+CEO-+NJ.PNG
The nation’s highest paid bank CEO does not work for one of the big four or even one of the 25 largest. Just becoming a familiar name to local bankers due to three recent deals, Kevin Cummings topped the...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Temple Provost Removed After $22M Financial Aid Gap Revealed ]]>Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:37:12 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Temple+PBJ+-+Provost+Removed.PNG
Efforts to boost enrollment worked for Temple University, but the increase in student population reportedly ended up leaving the college short on financial aid by roughly $22 million.

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<![CDATA[Looming Casino Strike Could Halt July 4th Plans]]>Wed, 29 Jun 2016 06:59:55 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016006767_1200x675_715012675942.jpg
A possible July 4th strike could spoil plans for anyone planning to head to Atlantic City for the holiday. Talks are expected to continue on Wednesday, but on Tuesday the president of the Unite Here Local...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Sixers Season Ticket Sales Get Draft-Fueled Assist]]>Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:10:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Sixers+Season+Tickets.PNG
While time will tell what impact landing the top pick in this year’s NBA draft has on the Philadelphia 76ers’ performance on the court, the hoopla is already paying dividends off the court.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Hospitals Work Together to Form Clinical Alliance ]]>Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:24:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Einstein+and+Chop+Alliance.png
Einstein Healthcare Network has formed a long-term alliance with Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia under which their clinicians will work together to provide neonatal, newborn, maternal care, and pediatric...

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<![CDATA[NJ Bayada Home Health Care Founder Plans to Donate Company ]]>Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:04:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bayada+Health+Care+Company.PNG
The founder of the nation's 10th largest home health agency says he won't be selling the Moorestown-based company and will instead donate it to a charitable foundation.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation to Fund 'Big Data' Cancer Research Initiative]]>Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:26:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Alex%27s+Lemonade+Big+Data.PNG
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) unveiled plans Monday to open a bioinformatics lab that will use "big data" to advance the pace of childhood cancer research.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Eagles Sign Multi-Year Partnership with Waste Company]]>Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:13:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Eagles.PNG
The Philadelphia Eagles said Monday they have signed an “extensive” multi-year corporate partnership with Waste Masters Solutions.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Yuengling to Pay $10M to Settle Clean Water Act Violations]]>Mon, 27 Jun 2016 07:23:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Yuengling+Clean+Water+Act.PNG
D. G. Yuengling and Son, the nation’s oldest brewing company, has agreed to pay almost $10 million to settle Clean Water Act violations involving its two breweries near its Pottsville, Pa., headquarters.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Montco Distiller Coming to East Passyunk]]>Mon, 27 Jun 2016 07:34:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Manatawny+Whiskey.PNG
A Montgomery County distiller this year will be opening a tasting room at East Passyunk Avenue.

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<![CDATA[Millions of Protein Shakes Recalled]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:54:51 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/protein+plus.jpg
A California-based company is recalling nearly 4 million protein drinks due to possible spoilage that may have made people sick. Bolthouse Farms said a selection of its Protein PLUS and Mocha Cappuccino...

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<![CDATA[Asian Stocks Volatile as Investors Await UK Vote Results]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:10:19 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/StocksUSBrexit-AP_16175219796150.jpg
In volatile trading, Asian stock markets fell sharply on Friday with Tokyo stocks, U.S. futures and oil prices plunging as the early results in Britain's referendum challenged the earlier anticipation that...

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<![CDATA[US Stocks Closer Higher as UK Votes on Brexit Referendum]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:41:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/USStocks-AP_16172523107175.jpg
U.S. stocks closed more than 1 percent higher Thursday, on the heels of the U.K. vote to remain in the European Union, CNBC reported. The S&P 500 posted its highest close since June 9.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Inside Ritz-Carlton's $25M Renovation]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2016 13:30:58 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Reopening+Ritz+.jpg
One year and $25 million later, the Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia's propertywide renovation is finally complete.

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<![CDATA[Macy's Terry Lundgren to Step Down as CEO Next Year ]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2016 12:13:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-528271906.jpg
Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren, who spearheaded a landmark acquisition that created a powerhouse national department store chain, will step down early next year, the company announced Thursday as it struggles...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Penn Researchers Lead $11M Alzheimer's Initiative]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2016 10:53:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Penn+Alzheimers.PNG
Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania are joining with scientists from five other institutions to establish the Coordinating Center for Genetics and Genomics...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Sweet 16 Mix-Up]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:01:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/208*120/Sweet+16+Party+Responds.JPG
A Philadelphia mother had been planning her daughter's sweet sixteen party since she could remember. Nideshia Raiford spent hundreds to rent a hall, thinking she would get her deposit back.

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<![CDATA[Cash-Strapped AC Auctions Off Land]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2016 06:50:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/195*120/Atlantic+City+Land+Auction+Map.JPG
Facing a deadline to get its finances in order by before the end of the year or face a state takeover, Atlantic City is doing the budgetary equivalent of checking the sofa cushions for spare change.

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<![CDATA[Fed Chair Janet Yellen 'Hopeful' About Economic Growth]]>Wed, 22 Jun 2016 16:57:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/JanetYellen-AP_16174565055178.jpg
Fed Chair Janet Yellen said she's hopeful for economic growth, NBC News reported. "We are seeing a pickup in growth. There's been a sharp increase in consumer spending," Yellen told the House Financial...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Flight Cancellation Dilemma]]>Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:42:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015892945_1200x675_710366787855.jpg
The Scarpeti family knows travel can be hectic, especially with a blizzard hitting at the same time. With a flight cancellation, the family took a 500-mile road trip to their connecting flight, which ended...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Postmates Launches Subscription Service in Philadelphia]]>Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:46:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Postmates.PNG
Are you a frequent user of on-demand delivery app Postmates? Join the club. Literally.

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<![CDATA[Community Outcry Leads to Early Opening for New Supermarket]]>Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:36:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015891207_1200x675_710326851901.jpg
A new Super-G market opened in the shadow of the Delaware Memorial Bridge in New Castle County after two supermarkets closed last November. Even though the new supermarket wasn't ready to open, they did...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Local Favorite Named Best Beach in New Jersey ]]>Thu, 23 Jun 2016 07:52:30 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ocean-City-Memorial-Day-Wee.jpg
Looking for the best beach in New Jersey now that it's officially summertime? Look no further than a 137-year-old beach town.]]>
<![CDATA[Pillsbury Releases Girl Scout Cookie Baking Mixes]]>Wed, 22 Jun 2016 07:55:12 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/pillsbury-girl-scout-cookie-mixes.jpg
Girl Scout Cookie lovers who want a taste of the treats out of season are usually plum out of luck. No more. The Girl Scouts of the USA has licensed their cookies out to Pillsbury, which is now making...

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<![CDATA[Millions Eligible for Free Tickets Through Ticketmaster]]>Wed, 22 Jun 2016 04:32:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/ticketmaster_dc.jpg
If you bought a ticket through Ticketmaster between late 1999 and early 2013, you could be eligible for free tickets to a number of events.

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<![CDATA[Suit Accusing Starbucks of Under-Filling Lattes Can Proceed]]>Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:28:59 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/522435114-starbucks-lawsuit.jpg
A federal judge is allowing the bulk of a lawsuit accusing Starbucks of systematically under-filling lattes to move forward. Two California residents are suing the Seattle-based coffee chain, claiming...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[2 Philly Spots Among Best Wine Restaurants in U.S. ]]>Wed, 22 Jun 2016 07:03:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wine+Philadelphia.PNG
If you're scratching your head on where to head out for a drink during a night out in town in Philadelphia, you might want to check out two local restaurants named among the best in the United States.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds Helps Family With Refrigerator Problems]]>Tue, 21 Jun 2016 11:42:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015872461_1200x675_709563971876.jpg
Burlington, New Jersey's Tara Milewski had trouble getting a broken GE refrigerator water dispenser replaced so she turned to NBC10 Responds to get her service calls refunded.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Tropicana Completes $40M Renovation]]>Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:55:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tropicana+hotel.png
Call it good timing — Tropicana Atlantic City has completed $40 million in propertywide renovations just in time for the first day of summer.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Zoo Launches New App to Enhance Visitor Experience]]>Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:53:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Phila+Zoo+App.PNG
The Philadelphia Zoo has created a new app that not only allows guests to do the basics like purchase tickets or plan itineraries, but also allows them to engage with and keep track of animals through the zoo's...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Cooper Medical School Achieves Full Accreditation]]>Mon, 20 Jun 2016 08:23:50 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Cooper+Medical.png
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University has achieved full accreditation for five years.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Casino Leads Pa. in Table Game Revenue Growth for 1st Time]]>Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:36:14 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/PBJ+Valley+Forge+Casino.PNG
One local casino led the region and the state in terms of table game revenue growth last month, marking the first time it's achieved that feat, which officials are attributing to a confluence of non-gaming...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Atlantic City Casino Workers Ready To Strike on July 1]]>Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:35:33 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Atlantic+City+Strikes.PNG
Fourth of July in Atlantic City could feature more than fireworks this year. Picket lines could be a part of the holiday weekend as thousands of casino workers voted Thursday night to authorize a strike...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Former Gov. Ed Rendell Calls out Main Line Company for NOT Donating to DNC]]>Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:34:08 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Ed+Rendell.PNG
Democratic National Committee Chairman Ed Rendell's tough talking ways were on full display at a banquet last week when the former Pennsylvania governor reportedly dropped the news that the Vanguard Group...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds Gets Action]]>Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:16:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/NBC10+Responds+Harry+Hairston.JPG
NBC10 Responds to Philadelphia-area consumers. Harry Hairston takes a look back at a week of getting people their money back.

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<![CDATA[Citi Sues AT&T Over 'Thanks' Rights]]>Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:16:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/citi-att-split-0616.jpg
Citigroup filed a trademark infringement suit in the U.S. District Court of Manhattan last week saying the telecom giant’s recently unveiled “AT&T thanks” program could cause confusion with the bank’s...

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<![CDATA[First Wawa Store Moves Down the Street]]>Fri, 17 Jun 2016 19:51:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Original+Wawa+Ridley+County.PNG
A mini parade is planned as this original Wawa in Delaware County moves down the street.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Ranks as Best City for Millennials to Work and Live ]]>Thu, 16 Jun 2016 16:49:21 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Philly+Ranks+Best+City+for+Millenials+to+Live+and+Work.PNG
Philadelphia may be the most economically viable metropolis for millennials looking for a place to live, work and play at an affordable rate.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Commissary Fire Leaves 30+ Food Trucks Out of Work]]>Thu, 16 Jun 2016 14:00:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/USA+Food+Truck+Fire+Warehouse.JPG
Philadelphia residents and visitors will have fewer food truck options during this year's busy summer season.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[30th Street Station District Plan to Cost $6.5B]]>Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:48:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/aerialviewofstation.png
A 2-year, $5.25 million study on the development of 175-acre site reportedly concluded it will cost roughly $6.5 billion.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Revolution Museum Opening Date Set ]]>Thu, 16 Jun 2016 12:31:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/exterior-rendering.png
Clear your calendars on April 19, 2017, as the upcoming Museum of the American Revolution in Old City has set its opening date for the 242nd anniversary of the "shot heard 'round the world."

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds to Refrigerator on the Fritz]]>Thu, 16 Jun 2016 08:28:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/195*120/Refrigerator+Yogurt+Milk+Juice.JPG
Barbara Brady called in Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds after her fridge went on the fritz causing food to spoil and a Sears repairman didn't have the parts to repair it anytime soon.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[University City Science Center Pushes $13B in Local Economic Activity: Report]]>Wed, 15 Jun 2016 14:22:41 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Science+Center.PNG
As the University City Science Center helps burgeoning companies take business to the next level, the startups are helping push Philadelphia's economy forward by contributing nearly $13 billion in economic...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Region Hits Record 41M Visitors in 2015]]>Thu, 16 Jun 2016 06:56:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/philadelphia+skyline.PNG
The results are in: More and more people are visiting Philadelphia.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Old City Launching its Largest Restaurant Program]]>Wed, 15 Jun 2016 13:58:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/old-city-sign.png
More than 30 Old City restaurants are participating in what is being called the district's largest restaurant program in at least 20 years.

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<![CDATA[Bakery Celebrates Grand Opening of New Production Facility]]>Wed, 15 Jun 2016 11:12:35 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Lisico+Bakery+Factory+Glassboro.jpg
Liscio's Bakery is celebrating the official opening of the new production facility in Glassboro, New Jersey.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: All They Really Wanted Was a Good Night's Sleep]]>Wed, 15 Jun 2016 08:18:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Responds+Sleep+Number.JPG
Michelle Conovoy and her husband both work on their feet so sleeps important so they invested in a Sleep Number bed but when they tried to return one of the mattress pads, she didn't get her money back so...

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<![CDATA['Filth' Food in Mass. Whole Foods]]>Wed, 15 Jun 2016 05:26:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/488633883_WholeFoods.jpg
The Food and Drug Administration has sent Whole Foods Market a letter over "serious violations" at a Massachusetts kitchen, warning the grocer that food prepared there "may have been contaminated with...

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<![CDATA[Drexel University's $16M Expansion Project]]>Tue, 14 Jun 2016 06:57:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Drexel-Dragon.jpg
Philadelphia's Drexel University is poised to begin work on a $16 million expansion.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Plumbing Company Jumps Into Action]]>Mon, 13 Jun 2016 09:31:39 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015743593_1200x675_704390723630.jpg
Donna Adams lets NBC10 Responds know about how Turner Brothers Plumbing and Heating stepped in to make sure the job was done right and they even wrote her a check to cover the rest of the value of the original...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Attracts Conference After Group Drops North Carolina Over Transgender Bathroom Law]]>Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:56:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Lab+B+Conference.PNG
What's North Carolina's loss is Philadelphia's gain. A Main Line company has relocated its annual meeting to Philadelphia from North Carolina following a controversial bill passed in that state in March.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Among Cities to Offer Nonstop Flights to 9 Cuban Cities]]>Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:55:53 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Cuba+Flight.PNG
Travelers looking to fly to Cuban cities other than Havana will now be able to do so from Philadelphia.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Local Hospitality Group Expanding City Tap House Concept ]]>Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:52:55 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/City+Tap+House.PNG
A local hospitality group has big plans for one of its bar and restaurant concepts, including opening up in three new states.

Photo Credit: Kenneth Hilario, Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[PGW Rates to Rise to Cover $11.4M in Infrastructure Improvements]]>Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:37:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/178*120/PGW+sign.PNG
Philadelphia Gas Works is reportedly upping its rates over the next two years after Pennsylvania regulators approved the increase.

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<![CDATA[Looking for Workers for Center City Target Store]]>Fri, 10 Jun 2016 11:01:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/target+generic.jpg
Target is holding a job fair for their new store opening in Center City, Vai Sikahema has the details..

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<![CDATA[Auction of Private Meal With Buffett Likely to Draw Big Bids]]>Fri, 10 Jun 2016 06:43:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_120505023412.jpg
Billionaire Warren Buffett has raised more than $20 million for a San Francisco homeless charity since 2000, and he's about to add to that total by auctioning off a private lunch. The weeklong eBay auction that...

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<![CDATA[Tesla to Release Lower-Priced Versions of Model S Car]]>Fri, 10 Jun 2016 05:05:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tesla_Kalbasi_ComputerCrimes.jpg
Tesla said Thursday that it has started selling a cheaper version of its Model S car in an attempt to make its electric vehicles more affordable for more people. The new version, called the Model S 60,...

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<![CDATA[Largest FedEx Hub Coming to Lehigh Valley]]>Thu, 09 Jun 2016 13:05:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Leigh+Northampton+Airport+%28FexEx%29.PNG
FedEx Ground officials say a $335 million terminal hub planned for eastern Pennsylvania will be the company's largest such facility in the United States.

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<![CDATA[Southwest Airlines 72-Hour Sale]]>Wed, 08 Jun 2016 11:21:30 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/southwest-GettyImages-139622344.jpg
Southwest Airlines is running a 72-hour sale, advertising some one-way tickets for as little as $49. Tickets purchased during the sale, which runs through June 9, must be used between August or September...

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<![CDATA[Nature Made Vitamins Recalled ]]>Wed, 08 Jun 2016 09:20:59 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Nature+Made+Gummies+Recall.jpg
Pharmavite LLC announced Tuesday it is recalling some of its Nature Made adult gummy vitamins and folic acid tablets due to potential Salmonella or Staphylococcus aureus contamination. The Northridge...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Area Gains Two Fortune 500 Companies ]]>Tue, 07 Jun 2016 13:31:28 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/%28PBJ%29+Philadelphia+2+New+Fortune+500+Companies.PNG
The Philadelphia region gained two Fortune 500 companies, according to this year’s list released by the magazine Monday.

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<![CDATA[Janet Yellen's Economic View: Solid But Laced With Uncertainties]]>Tue, 07 Jun 2016 07:03:30 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/JanetYellin-AP_16138779057817.jpg
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen went out of her way Monday to stress that the U.S. economy appears fundamentally solid.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Grandmother in Need of New Refrigerator]]>Mon, 06 Jun 2016 11:47:57 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/202*120/Wegmore+NBc10+Responds+Harry+Hairston.JPG
NBC10 Responds reporter Harry Hairston gets some answers from Sears after Rose Wegmore had to deal with weeks of issues with a broken refrigerator that was still under warranty and producing temps in the 60s.

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<![CDATA[NJ Travel Plazas Hiring]]>Fri, 03 Jun 2016 09:20:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/204*120/NJ+Travel+Plaza.JPG
HMS Host, the company that staffs New Jersey travel plazas, will hold job interviews for both full-time and part-time positions Friday. Click here for a list of interview locations

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<![CDATA[Shore Tour: Bringing People Down to Cape May]]>Fri, 03 Jun 2016 10:50:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015600269_1200x675_698231875615.jpg
NBC10's Matt DeLucia wraps up his Jersey Shore tour in Cape May where he finds Steger Beach Services, a family business that's been around for more than eight decades.]]>
<![CDATA[Wal-Mart to Test Grocery Delivery With Uber, Lyft]]>Fri, 03 Jun 2016 08:31:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/4416Walmart.jpg
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it will be testing its grocery delivery service with ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft in the next two weeks in Denver and Phoenix. That's in addition to a quiet pilot program that...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Wallapop Warning]]>Wed, 01 Jun 2016 11:05:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015560144_1200x675_696647747859.jpg
After a check for patio furniture raises suspicion, Russell Yerkes called NBC10 Responds reporter Harry Hairston to check things out.]]>
<![CDATA[Should Uber Drivers Be Paid More?]]>Wed, 01 Jun 2016 09:24:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Uber-Generic.jpg
A former driver for the ride-hailing service Uber in New Jersey has sued the company claiming that he and hundreds of other drivers have been underpaid.

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<![CDATA[Atlantic City's Borgata to Get Single Owner]]>Wed, 01 Jun 2016 07:36:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Borgata+at+night.jpg
Boyd Gaming sells its 50 percent stake in Borgata to MGM.

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<![CDATA[Kashi Recall Over Listeria Fears]]>Wed, 01 Jun 2016 12:25:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/KASHI+RECALL.jpg
The Kashi Company is voluntarily recalling some snack bars and granola sold in the U.S. over concerns the products may contain sunflower seeds contaminated with listeria. The two affected products are...

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<![CDATA[US Supreme Court Won't Hear AC Casino Union Case]]>Wed, 01 Jun 2016 07:06:53 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Trump-Taj-Mahal-Casino.jpg
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a union challenge seeking to restore health and pension benefits for more than 1,000 workers at the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City.

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<![CDATA[10 Million Pounds of Flour Recalled]]>Wed, 01 Jun 2016 19:14:27 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/170*120/GettyImages-80811836.jpg
Health experts are investigating a multistate outbreak of E. coli that has infected dozens of people, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Thirty-eight people were infected in 20 states,...

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ALISON BURDO]]><![CDATA[Philly Real Estate Sales Nearing 'Pre-Recession Levels']]>Tue, 31 May 2016 17:13:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Capture134.JPG
The Graduate Hospital and Point Breeze sections of Philadelphia are once again helping to drive the start of the residential real estate season in the city, according to a new report.

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PHIL GREGORY]]><![CDATA[NJ Could Raise $300M From Legal Marijuana]]>Tue, 31 May 2016 17:32:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/marijuana502194324.jpg
Though Gov. Chris Christie opposes legalizing marijuana for recreational use, some groups are urging New Jersey lawmakers to consider the move to provide more money for the state budget.

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<![CDATA[Starbucks Debuts 2 New Summer Drinks]]>Wed, 01 Jun 2016 06:40:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/starbucks-new-cold-brew-drinks.jpg
As Memorial Day marked the unofficial start of summer, so too did Starbucks, which announced two new cold-brew coffee drinks just in time for warmer weather.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Cruise Line Warning]]>Tue, 31 May 2016 09:09:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015539491_1200x675_695833155946.jpg
A sales call left a local college student out of hundreds of dollars. So, he reached out to reporter Harry Hairston of NBC10 Responds to get some answers and to warn others of the offer that seems too good to be...]]>
<![CDATA[Gas Prices for Memorial Day Weekend]]>Fri, 27 May 2016 12:05:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/generic-gas-pup.jpg
CNBC's Landon Dowdy discusses the recent drop in gas prices for Memorial Day Weekend, the lowest in 11 years for the holiday.

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<![CDATA[8 Automakers Recall 12 Million Vehicles Over Takata Air Bags]]>Fri, 27 May 2016 13:07:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TakataAirbags-GettyImages-474401358.jpg
Eight automakers are recalling more than 12 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators. Documents detailing recalls by Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota, Mazda,...

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<![CDATA[How to Amend a Tax Return]]>Thu, 26 May 2016 10:49:14 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/irs-building1.jpg
You are experiencing sweet satisfaction knowing that your taxes were filed on time. That is, until you realize that you took a deduction when you did not qualify for it, or forgot to claim an important...

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<![CDATA[Revel to Get a New Name?]]>Thu, 26 May 2016 09:20:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/60cacff16968474fb51555ebfe5864dc.jpg
Atlantic City's Revel Casino owner offers may be offering someone $10,000 to rename the Atlantic City Boardwalk establishment.]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's Shuts Down HQ Amid Protests Over Wages]]>Wed, 25 May 2016 18:47:28 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/McDonaldsProtests-AP_564762320083.jpg
Protesters rallied outside a McDonald's for higher wages, and the company says employees at its headquarters were working from home Wednesday ahead of more planned demonstrations tied to its annual shareholders'...

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<![CDATA[Whole Foods Opens 1st 365 Store]]>Wed, 25 May 2016 23:16:41 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/172*120/365_preopening_party_shopping_carts_main_image.jpg
Southern Californians will be the first in the nation to check items off their grocery lists at Whole Foods' new 365 market, which opened in Los Angeles' Silver Lake neighborhood Wednesday with the promise...

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<![CDATA[Who Are the Nation's Highest-Paid CEOs?]]>Wed, 25 May 2016 11:24:14 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/generic+money+new.jpg
Here are the top-paid CEOs by state for 2015, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. The survey considered public companies with at least $1 billion in revenue that...

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<![CDATA[Toyota to Invest in Ride-Hailing App Uber]]>Wed, 25 May 2016 07:26:33 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/190*120/TOYOTA5.jpg
Toyota said Tuesday it is investing in Uber, making it the latest car company to put money in a ride-hailing app. The Japanese company did not say how much the investment is worth. As part of the deal,...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Former White House Official Carl Buchholz Dies at 51 ]]>Tue, 24 May 2016 21:57:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Carl-Buchholz.jpg
Carl M. Buchholz, the managing partner of DLA Piper’s Philadelphia office and former managing partner at Blank Rome who spent two years working in the White House after the September 11 attacks, died Monday...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Morgan's Pier Owner to Run Pop-Up Beer Gardens]]>Tue, 24 May 2016 14:57:12 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/beer+gardens.PNG
Philadelphia's Parks and Recreation Department ambitious plan to have a pop-up beer garden rotate through more than a dozen locations will be led by the owner of Morgan's Pier – reportedly the only party...

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<![CDATA[Sports Authority to Close All of Its Stores]]>Tue, 24 May 2016 11:32:08 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/sports-GettyImages-513328004.jpg
Sports Authority is getting ready to close all of its 463 stores and has launched a big going-out-of-business sale, according to NBC's "Today" show. The chain filed for bankruptcy protection a few months back,...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[AC Casino Industry Profits Up 31 Percent]]>Tue, 24 May 2016 10:04:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Atlantic+City+Casinos.PNG
Atlantic City's casino industry continues to show signs it is on the rise after years of trouble that led to the closures of four casinos in 2014.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Wildwoods Visitor Spending Nears $1.5B Mark in 2015]]>Tue, 24 May 2016 08:50:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wildwood+PBJ.PNG
Visitor spending in the Wildwoods increased nearly $250 million in the last six years, and in 2015 the area hit record-breaking figures, according to a new report.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Abington-Jefferson to Start Work on $75M Outpatient Cancer Center]]>Mon, 23 May 2016 11:07:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Abington-Jefferson.PNG
Abington-Jefferson Health will break ground Monday for its long-planned, $75 million outpatient cancer center at its Willow Grove, Pa., campus.

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<![CDATA[Recall of Sunflower Seeds Expanded]]>Mon, 23 May 2016 10:53:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Sunflower-Recall.jpg
A nationwide recall of sunflower seeds has been expanded amid continuing concerns over listeria contamination, according to the Food and Drug Administration. SunOpta, a Minnesota supplier, voluntarily recalled...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Lacrosse Industry Summit Coming to Philadelphia]]>Mon, 23 May 2016 13:46:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/lacrosse.PNG
Inside Lacrosse is hosting its first-ever "Lacrosse Industry Summit" on May 27 in Philadelphia.

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<![CDATA[German Firm Makes $62 Billion Offer for Monsanto]]>Mon, 23 May 2016 07:47:59 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Monsanto-Logo-AP_16144228525232.jpg
German drug and chemicals company Bayer AG announced Monday that it has made a $62 billion offer to buy U.S.-based crops and seeds specialist Monsanto. The proposed combination would create a giant seed...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Giant Trojan Horse Making Pit Stop in Philly]]>Fri, 20 May 2016 11:11:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/trojan-horse-replica-national-geographic-750xx1632-917-0-119.png
A museum is invading Philadelphia with a tactic made famous by the ancient Greeks.

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<![CDATA[Makeover Coming for Food Nutrition Labels]]>Fri, 20 May 2016 11:00:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-513330566-grocery.jpg
Nutrition facts labels on food packages are getting a long-awaited makeover, with calories listed in bigger, bolder type and a new line for added sugars. And serving sizes will be updated to make them...

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<![CDATA[Ferris Bueller's 'Day Off' in 2016]]>Fri, 20 May 2016 09:38:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ferris+Bueller.jpg
In honor of the 30th anniversary of the 1986 Chicago classic "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," Chicago Magazine calculated the cash needed to pull off Ferris, Cam and Sloane's iconic adventures, from parking downtown...]]>
<![CDATA[Ohio Lawmakers Vote to Scrap Cap on Alcohol Content for Beer]]>Fri, 20 May 2016 07:00:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/BOOZE_AP_16140709711338.jpg
In a move that would allow craft brewers the freedom to make boozier beers, Ohio lawmakers have voted to scrap a cap on alcohol content for beer that's been on the books since just after Prohibition. Ohio...

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<![CDATA[Frozen Food Recall Covers Hundreds of Items]]>Fri, 20 May 2016 12:13:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-518961258.jpg
Amid a massive frozen foods recall involving millions of packages of fruits and vegetables that were shipped to all 50 U.S. states, Canada and Mexico, authorities who want to stem the listeria-linked illnesses...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Urban Outfitters has Record Quarter, Plans to Roll Out Larger Stores]]>Thu, 19 May 2016 22:35:42 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-535061255.jpg
Urban Outfitters Inc., fresh off of a record-setting first quarter in which it rang in $763 million in sales, is rolling out what is calls the “ultimate life-style store.”

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Industrial Services Provider Establishes U.S. HQ in Philadelphia, Adds Jobs]]>Thu, 19 May 2016 14:41:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/testing+and+measuring.PNG
Pruftechnik, a global provider of high-quality testing and measuring systems for industrial maintenance, is establishing a U.S. headquarters in Philadelphia.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Temple to Hold Memorial Service for Late Former President]]>Thu, 19 May 2016 14:22:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Peter+J+Liacouras.PNG
Temple University will hold a "celebration of life" to honor Peter J. Liacouras, the school's longest tenured president who died last week at 85.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Virtua Posting ER Wait Times Online]]>Thu, 19 May 2016 14:01:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/virtua+wait+times.PNG
Virtua Health has become the latest area health system to let people go online to check the wait times at its hospital emergency departments.

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<![CDATA[Phil Mickelson Named in SEC Insider Trading Complaint]]>Thu, 19 May 2016 11:43:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP383894353493.jpg
Professional golfer Phil Mickelson has been named in a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission complaint related to insider trading released Thursday. Mickelson, 45, of Rancho Santa Fe, California allegedly...

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<![CDATA[New Grocery Store Opens at Montco Shopping Center]]>Thu, 19 May 2016 08:27:27 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/the+fresh+grocer+wyncote.png
A new, expanded selection of fresh foods is opening in Wyncote, Montgomery County on Friday, May 20.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Cafe Opening in Cynwyd Station this Month]]>Wed, 18 May 2016 15:46:33 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Coffee+Generic.PNG
Commuters heading into Philadelphia from the Cynwyd train station will soon be able to grab their morning coffee at a cafe set to open by month's end.

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<![CDATA[Fed Targets June for Possible 2nd Rate Hike]]>Wed, 18 May 2016 15:00:31 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/JanetYellin-AP_16138779057817.jpg
Federal Reserve officials believe that a June interest rate hike is likely at the central bank's next meeting in June if the economy keeps improving. Fed officials decided against raising rates at its...

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<![CDATA[More Than 4M Workers Newly Eligible for OT Pay]]>Wed, 18 May 2016 09:21:08 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-164850564.jpg
More than 4 million U.S. workers will become newly eligible for overtime pay under rules to be issued Wednesday by the Obama administration. The policy changes are intended to counter erosion in overtime...

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<![CDATA[Philly Airport Terminal Getting $30M Makeover With iPads & Comfy Seats]]>Wed, 18 May 2016 06:58:59 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/179*120/Airport+Delays.jpg
Philadelphia International Airport's Terminal B is getting an upgrade to make the wait easier for travelers.

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<![CDATA[When Will NJ Amazon Fulfillment Centers Open?]]>Thu, 19 May 2016 10:05:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/amazon_boxes.jpg
Amazon says it expects two new fulfillment centers being built in New Jersey to open in the fall.

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<![CDATA[Startup Wants to Put Self-Driving Big Rigs on U.S. Highways]]>Tue, 17 May 2016 07:03:27 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP16134770504197_opt.jpg
An engineer who helped steer Google's self-driving technology, is convinced autonomous big rigs will be the next big thing on the road to a safer transportation system. Anthony Levandowski left Google...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Pennsylvania's First Amazon Location Opens in West Philly]]>Tue, 17 May 2016 06:51:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/amazon+at+penn.PNG
A new Amazon location opened Friday on the University of Pennsylvania's campus, offering shoppers the ability to order their package and pick it up from the site five hours later.

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<![CDATA[Amazon Expands Through Pennsylvania]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 07:39:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Amazon.png
Thousands of new jobs are expected to come to Pennsylvania with Amazon expanding throughout the state. Amazon is getting millions in grants and tax credits from the Keystone State.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Furniture Peels Before It's Paid Off]]>Mon, 18 Jul 2016 09:24:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/194*120/Peeling+Couch.JPG
Stephen Hill, of Collingswood, New Jersey, reached out to NBC10 Responds after he couldn’t get the help he wanted from a furniture store after his sofa and loveseat started flaking and peeling.

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<![CDATA[Tropicana Spends Millions to Renovate]]>Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:59:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tropicana-Casino-Light-Show.jpg
The Tropicana Casino has put $40 million toward improvements to bring in more people. The renovations will focus on non-gambling attractions featuring a new nightclub and a spa.

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<![CDATA[Finding the Archways to Opportunity]]>Mon, 06 Jun 2016 12:50:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015635927_1200x675_699840067516.jpg
McDonald's is giving a helping hand to their employees with its Archways to Opportunity program designed to help it's workers advance their education. Local manager Dionilda Almonte and owner Frank Franco...]]>
<![CDATA[Sports Authority Going Out of Business]]>Fri, 20 May 2016 07:44:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/sports-GettyImages-513328004.jpg
Sports Authority has announced they will be closing all 450 stores nationwide, including more than one dozen in our area, after failing to find a buyer for them. Sales will begin next week and continue...

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