<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Business News - [PHI Feature]Business]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/businessen-usWed, 18 Jan 2017 13:32:00 -0500Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:32:00 -0500NBC Local Integrated Media<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Day Bed Issues]]>Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:34:00 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/225*120/Mattress+Firm+Statement.JPG
NBC10 Responds and reporter Ines Ferre help Maria Villanueva who tried to buy her mother a gift but ran into problems when he day bed arrived damaged.

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<![CDATA[Lowe's Announces Nearly 2,400 Layoffs for Full-Time Workers]]>Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:53:35 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16321410353787-Lowes-storefront.jpg
North Carolina-based home improvement retailer Lowe's says it's told about 2,400 full-time workers that they will be laid off. A statement from the store said the majority of the cuts are at the store...

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<![CDATA[NJ Food Stamp Recipients Can Shop Online ]]>Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:45:43 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/EBT+SNAP+pierden+beneficio.jpg
New Jersey was among seven states selected by the U.S. Department of Agriculture for participation in an online pilot program for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

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<![CDATA[Rutgers Eliminates Parking Spots]]>Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:55:15 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TLMD-rutgers-nj-new-brunswick-st1.jpg
Returning Rutgers University students will find fewer parking spaces on the New Brunswick campus.

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<![CDATA[Cheers! NJ Brewery Honors Nova's 175th With Tongue-Twister]]>Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:54:21 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Villanova+Commemorative+Beer.jpg
The co-owners of New Jersey's Cape May Brewing Company are honoring the 175th anniversary of their alma mater with a uniquely named commemorative brew.

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<![CDATA[Chesco Catholic College Cuts Tuition]]>Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:38:40 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/223*120/Immaculata+University.JPG
A Catholic college in suburban Philadelphia has announced plans to reduce its tuition by 23 percent for the 2017-18 academic year to offset the rising cost of higher education.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds Recovers Missing Rebate]]>Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:03:01 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018868261_1200x675_856300099518.jpg
When Richard Roemer never received his rebate for a recalled Samsung washer, he contacted Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds team.]]>
<![CDATA[Pa. Beer Drinkers Can Raise a Bottle to Looser Rules]]>Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:26:20 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Generic_Beer_Victory_Beer_Generic_Beer_Bottles.jpg
Pennsylvania drinkers will get a new reason to celebrate on Tuesday, when looser regulations on beer retailers go into effect, letting them sell any quantity, including individual 32-ounce bottles, six-packs and...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Phone Bill Problems]]>Mon, 16 Jan 2017 07:53:42 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018848530_1200x675_855742019680.jpg
Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds Team helps a family with a unwanted reoccurring phone bill.]]>
<![CDATA[IHOP: Our Twitter Was Hacked]]>Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:30:16 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ihop-deleted-tweet-new.jpg
IHOP said that sometime Sunday morning, the company’s Twitter account was hacked when a politically charged retweet appeared that caused some customers to pledge to never eat their golden fluffy pancakes again.
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<![CDATA[SD Companies Won't Move Chargers]]>Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:23:55 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/176*120/Dean+Spanos+vs+Jacksonville.JPG
So the Chargers said they are going to move to Los Angeles. Now they actually have to MOVE to Los Angeles. Anyone who has ever moved before understands what an undertaking this is.
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<![CDATA[Millennials, Boomers Driving Local Real Estate Trends]]>Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:18:08 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/for-sale-sign.jpg
Key players in the Greater Philadelphia commercial real estate industry say two key groups – millennials and Baby Boomers – continue to drive many real estate trends underway and will continue to do so for...

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<![CDATA[Philadelphia-Based Startup Nabs Comcast, PhilaU as Clients]]>Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:43:30 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Milkcrate.JPG
A Philadelphia-based startup nearly four years in the making just scored several major clients – including Comcast – for its sustainability focused app.

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<![CDATA[Adidas Rereleases 'OG' NMD Sneaker]]>Sat, 14 Jan 2017 19:40:10 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AdidasNMDLine.jpg
It's well-known that New Yorkers are crazy for fashion. NYPD officers witnessed the chaos first hand as officers responded to calls for crowd control at Adidas' Fifth Avenue location Saturday morning. A line of
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<![CDATA[Feds Shut Down, Fine Pa. Fireworks Company $200K ]]>Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:19:59 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/fireworks-generic-10.jpg
A Pennsylvania fireworks business used for many national events has been fined $200,000 by federal agents and ordered to close for two weeks after an employee stole fireworks.

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<![CDATA[Bucks County Community College's New Tech Facility]]>Fri, 13 Jan 2017 22:27:04 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/outside+of+building.jpg
Take a look inside Bucks County Community College's brand new Science Center, which opened on Thursday, Jan. 12. The 43,000-square foot, state-of-the-art building is located on the college's Newtown campus.

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<![CDATA[Just Beat It! Film with Fiennes as Michael Jackson Scrapped]]>Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:38:20 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/FiennesJackson.jpg
A British broadcaster said Friday it was canceling a TV comedy starring Joseph Fiennes as Michael Jackson after the program was condemned by the late musician's family.

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<![CDATA[Amazon Bringing Thousands of Jobs to New Jersey]]>Fri, 13 Jan 2017 07:29:19 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/177*120/GettyAmazonBox.jpg
Amazon plans to bring 2,500 new jobs to New Jersey.

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<![CDATA[Chicken Soup Recall]]>Fri, 13 Jan 2017 06:46:20 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/whole+foods+recall.jpg
A Massachusetts company has recalled chicken soup sold to Whole Foods stores in the tri-state because the soups are mislabeled and contain known allergens, the USDA said.]]>
<![CDATA[Capriotti's Sandwich Shop Founder Dies]]>Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:41:57 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Capriottis+founder.jpg
The founder of an iconic Delaware sandwich shop -- that includes Vice President Joe Biden among its many fans -- has died.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Hillary Clinton Owes Philly Police Money ]]>Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:30:29 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hillary-clinton8.jpg
The campaign for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is reportedly set to receive a final notice from the city's police force over a $2,678 fee for security at an April rally at City Hall.

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<![CDATA[Recalled Samsung Washers Still Have Problems: Consumers]]>Thu, 12 Jan 2017 12:52:40 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/samsung15.jpg
Samsung announced in November that it's recalling 3 million defective washing machines and promised to offer fixes, but some consumers say the washing machines are still dangerous to use, Today.com reported...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Plans to Hire 100,000 Over the Next 18 Months]]>Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:17:23 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Amazon.png
Amazon plans to hire 100,000 full time workers over the next 18 months, highlighting its ambitious expansion plans — and the sharp contrast the e-commerce powerhouse strikes against traditional brick-and-mortar...

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<![CDATA[US Accuses Fiat Chrysler of Cheating on Emissions]]>Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:11:15 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/178*120/GettyImages-488415617.jpg
The U.S. government accused Fiat Chrysler on Thursday of failing to disclose software in some of its pickups and SUVs with diesel engines that allows them to emit more pollution than allowed under the Clean Air...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Cell Phone Confusion]]>Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:56:34 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018797195_1200x675_853248579770.jpg
Larry Silverman says he was getting different answers from representatives at his cell phone company. When he couldn't clear up the problem on his own, he called NBC10 Responds and Harry Hairston.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly-Area Biotech Stocks Hammered After Trump Comments]]>Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:54:22 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17011606362212.jpg
Philadelphia-area biotech, specialty pharmaceutical and generic drug company stocks got hammered Wednesday after President-elect Donald Trump criticized the industry for manufacturing drugs outside of the

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<![CDATA[3 New Jose Garces-led Restaurants at Tropicana Atlantic City]]>Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:24:57 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tropicana+casino.PNG
Three new Jose Garces-led restaurants will open in Atlantic City in early March, expanding the former Iron Chef's imprint on the Shore resort.

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<![CDATA[$60M Faith & Liberty Discovery Center Coming to Philly]]>Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:04:14 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/American+Bible+Society+Attraction.PNG
The American Bible Society is moving forward with a $60 million Faith & Liberty Discovery Center, bringing a new attraction to Philadelphia that attempts to highlight the link the city, country and its founding...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Online Bill Problems]]>Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:56:06 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018777076_1200x675_852395587990.jpg
NBC10 Responds saved one Philadelphia woman more than $150 after a problem with paying her bill online. Ines Ferre has tips on how to prevent similar problems with your online accounts.]]>
<![CDATA[SAP to Add Nearly 400 Jobs in Pennsylvania]]>Wed, 11 Jan 2017 06:57:20 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SAP+PBJ.PNG
Global enterprise software company SAP will add nearly 400 jobs in Pennsylvania over the next three years, Gov. Tom Wolf announced Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Montco Success Story Moving HQ Out of Philly Region]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 13:45:30 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Lucinda+Duncalfe+Monetate+copy.png
One of the region’s leading startups is moving its headquarters to New York City.

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<![CDATA[Big Plans for Shuttering Macy's at Montco Mall]]>Wed, 11 Jan 2017 06:56:39 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Macys+1.jpg
The owner of the Plymouth Meeting Mall is using the impending closure of the Macy's department store as an opportunity to "enhance the shopper experience."

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<![CDATA[DuPont Plans $200M Upgrade for Del. Chemours Facility]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:16:13 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chemours+building+wilmington.PNG
DuPont is planning to spend $200 million to modernize and upgrade the Experimental Station, its 114-year-old research facility in Alapocas.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Temple Tops Online MBA Rankings ]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:01:09 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/templeuniversity.jpg
Temple University again leads the U.S. News & World Report rankings of online programs.

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<![CDATA[Comcast Threatens to Sue Philly Over Salary History Ban]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:32:39 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast+Generic.PNG
Cable TV giant Comcast is threatening a costly legal battle if Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney doesn't veto a bill that would ban employers from asking job applicants for their salary history.

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<![CDATA[Holiday Sweets Recall]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:46:14 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/holiday+sweets+recall.jpg
Hostess Brands and Palmer Candy Company have recalled holiday-themed sweets over concern the desserts may be contaminated with the harmful Salmonella bacteria. Hostess Brands recalled its Holiday White...

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<![CDATA['Fare & Square' Supermarket Changing Lives in Community]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:07:50 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/Fare+Square+Chester+Grocery+Generic+Grocery+Cart.JPG
A grocery store is making a difference in Chester, Pennsylvania, which used to be considered a “food desert.” NBC10’s Matt DeLucia is at Fare and Square, which became the first supermarket in the city, with more...

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<![CDATA[Keurig, AB InBev to Build At-Home Booze Maker]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:32:45 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Keurig+InBev.jpg
Keurig, the maker of single-cup coffee machines, says it is teaming up with beer giant Anheuser-Busch InBev to build an at-home booze maker.

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<![CDATA[Yahoo CEO to Resign After Verizon Takeover, Company Says]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 03:19:55 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/YAHOO_AP_16254012507905.jpg
Yahoo Inc. announced Monday that CEO Marissa Mayer, one of the highest-profile women in the predominantly male tech world, will resign once the company's merger with Verizon Communications Inc.

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<![CDATA[How Apple's iPhone Changed the World in Just 10 Years]]>Mon, 09 Jan 2017 19:18:12 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/iphonefirst-jobs.jpg
Few people realized it at the time, but the world shifted fundamentally a decade ago when Steve Jobs pulled the first iPhone from Apple's bag of technological tricks. "Every once in a while, a revolutionary...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Rittenhouse Dim Sum House to Open in Univ. City]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:52:53 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Dim+Sum+House.jpg
University City's culinary scene continues its ascent towards becoming a Center City rival.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Wells Fargo Increases Minimum Wage Range]]>Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:49:38 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16260609890795-wells-fargo.jpg
Wells Fargo & Co announced it is lifting its minimum wage base range to $13.50 to $17 per hour for entry-level positions. That increase marks a 12% increase from March 2016 and a 19% increase from December...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Bucks County Firm Sells Cold Remedy Brand]]>Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:45:21 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Cold+Eeeze+Generic.jpg
ProPhase Labs Inc. has entered into an agreement to sell its Cold-Eeze cold remedy brand to a wholly owned subsidiary of Mylan N.V. for $50 million.

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<![CDATA[Alibaba CEO Talks Jobs With Trump]]>Mon, 09 Jan 2017 14:14:41 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump-jack-ma.jpg
Jack Ma, the CEO of China-based tech giant Alibaba, met with President-elect Donald Trump in New York City Monday and vowed to focus on small businesses as the company plans its expansion to the U.S. "Jack and...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Sixers Score Partnership With Dunkin Donuts]]>Mon, 09 Jan 2017 14:39:33 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ap-sixers-team-celebrate.jpg
The Philadelphia 76ers have added Dunkin Donuts to its rosters of corporate partners.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Landscaping Billing Issue]]>Mon, 09 Jan 2017 11:56:19 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018735117_1200x675_850662467612.jpg
Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds responds when a family reaches out over he cost of keeping their lawn and property looking nice.]]>
<![CDATA[GM CEO: Won't Change Production Plans Despite Trump Tweet]]>Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:06:58 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP4598228520.jpg
General Motors has no plans to change where it produces small cars because of criticism from President-elect Donald Trump, the company's top executive said Sunday night. CEO Mary Barra said the auto business...

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<![CDATA[Fiat Chrysler to Build 3 New Jeeps, Create 2,000 Jobs in US]]>Sun, 08 Jan 2017 19:22:21 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/AP_16259720014718.jpg
Fiat Chrysler will add three new Jeeps to its lineup including a pickup truck as it invests $1 billion in two U.S. factories, furthering its effort to increase production of hot-selling SUVs and pickup...

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<![CDATA[Waymo Self-Driving Minivan Will Start Test Drives This Month]]>Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:29:40 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16348710077996-waymo.jpg
Waymo, Google's self-driving car division, will start testing its new fleet of minivans on public roads in California and Arizona later this month. The minivans, built in collaboration with Fiat Chrysler,...

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<![CDATA[Longwood Gardens Hits Record Attendance]]>Fri, 06 Jan 2017 16:30:38 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/longwood+gardens.PNG
Officials of Chester County's Longwood Gardens are on a high.

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<![CDATA[Nonprofit Backs Philly's Soda Tax Fight With $500K Grant]]>Fri, 06 Jan 2017 13:08:19 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/sodatax_texas_PBJ.PNG
While soda drinkers across the city are feeling lighter in their wallets this week, the city of Philadelphia has more wiggle room in its $1.6 million financial allotment for its legal defense of the sweetened...

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<![CDATA[PPA Hammered Over Lack of Uber, Lyft Rules]]>Fri, 06 Jan 2017 12:37:42 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PPA_UberLyft_PBJ.PNG
The Philadelphia Parking Authority came off tone deaf and hindered by legislative red tape following a Wednesday public hearing where members of the taxi and limousine industry doled out harsh criticism over its...

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<![CDATA[Five Eateries Coming to University City Apartment Building]]>Fri, 06 Jan 2017 11:49:05 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/halal+guys+_+PBJ.PNG
A West Philadelphia apartment building is slated to get five eateries ranging from the locally famous Steve's Prince of Steaks to a Middle Eastern fast-food restaurant that just recently made a push into...

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<![CDATA[Toyota Stocks Dip After Trump Tweet on Planned Mexico Plant ]]>Thu, 05 Jan 2017 23:20:48 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Toyota-llama-a-revision-mas-de-5-millones-de-autos-bolsas-de-aire-takata.jpg
Toyota Motor Corp. stock fell 2 percent in early Friday morning trading after President-elect Donald Trump said on Twitter that the Japanese automaker faces a "big border tax" if it goes ahead with plans on...

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<![CDATA[Ex-NJ Gov. to Pay $5M Penalty to Resolve MF Global Case]]>Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:00:35 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/jon-corzine.jpg
Jon Corzine, the former New Jersey governor who led the collapsed brokerage MF Global, has been ordered to pay a $5 million penalty for his role in the firm's alleged illegal use of almost $1 billion in customer...

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<![CDATA[Sears to Sell Craftsman Tool Brand]]>Thu, 05 Jan 2017 13:01:02 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/78149028-craftsman-tools-generic.jpg
Sears is selling its well-known Craftsman brand to Stanley Black & Decker Inc., which plans to grow the tool brand by selling its products at more stores. Currently, only 10 percent of Craftsman products...

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<![CDATA[Billionaire Says He Would Sell Shuttered Taj Casino to Mayor]]>Thu, 05 Jan 2017 09:11:36 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/foto+taj+mahal+trump.jpg
Atlantic City's mayor is calling on billionaire investor Carl Icahn to sell the shuttered Trump Taj Mahal casino, saying his struggling city can't afford to let such a big piece of its Boardwalk lie vacant...

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<![CDATA[Philly Business Owners React to Soda Tax]]>Thu, 05 Jan 2017 08:06:29 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018679281_1200x675_847980099798.jpg
Philadelphia's soda tax is now in effect. NBC10's Brandon Hudson has reactions from local business owners.]]>
<![CDATA[Macy's to Close 65 Stores in 2017, Cut 10K Jobs]]>Thu, 05 Jan 2017 10:23:49 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/197*120/GettyImages-2025683.jpg
Macy's announced Wednesday it is shutting down 65 stores in 2017 and eliminating an estimated 10,000 jobs as it battles slowing sales and growing online competition. The closures are part of a previously...]]>
<![CDATA[Sneaker Makers Stake Claim in Boston]]>Tue, 03 Jan 2017 15:42:47 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/boston-shoes.jpg
Shoe makers are racing to the Boston area as they compete for millennial talent. Reebok picked the city's rapidly growing Seaport District for its new global headquarters in December, following in the...

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<![CDATA[South Philadelphia Bank Closes Acquisition of Montco Peer]]>Tue, 03 Jan 2017 15:23:31 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/savingsbank_southPhilly.PNG
Prudential Bancorp has closed its acquisition of Huntingdon Valley’s Polonia Bancorp for $37 million, effective Jan. 1.

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<![CDATA[State Takeover of Atlantic City Could Mean Police Layoffs]]>Tue, 03 Jan 2017 15:08:14 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Atlantic+city+generic+PBJ.PNG
Signs of New Jersey's recent takeover of Atlantic City have yet to show, but a new report indicates the police department could be the first casualty of the state intervening in the Shore resort's finances.

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<![CDATA[Ford Cancels Mexico Plant, Will Reinvest in Michigan]]>Tue, 03 Jan 2017 12:27:01 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/FORD+THUMB.jpg
Ford announced the cancellation of a new $1.6 billion plant in Mexico and will instead reinvest in Michigan.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Opens in Vatican-Owned Building]]>Mon, 02 Jan 2017 12:22:04 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/vatican1.jpg
A new McDonald's has opened up in a Vatican-owned building and not everyone is lovin' it. The McDonald's opened Friday in the Pio Borgo district of Rome, about 100 yards from the Vatican State, the Catholic...

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<![CDATA['30 Under 30' Class Includes 12 Philadelphia Entrepreneurs]]>Wed, 04 Jan 2017 06:15:40 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chrisgray-750xx953-535-7-0.jpg
A dozen young Philadelphians are among some of the most crucial change-makers and innovators in the nation, joining the likes of Olympian Simone Biles and reality TV star Kylie Jenner on the Forbes 2017 30 under...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Lawn Mower Fire]]>Mon, 02 Jan 2017 12:24:46 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/196*120/Club+Cadet+Riding+Mower+Lawn+Mower+Fire.JPG
Kathy McCarty reached out to NBC10 Responds and Harry Hairston after she says her riding mower caught fire shortly after her husband finished mowing the lawn.

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<![CDATA[Some Philly Supermarkets Already Charging for Soda Tax]]>Sun, 01 Jan 2017 09:59:22 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SodaGroceryTaxPhoto.jpg
Some Philadelphia residents are already experiencing sticker shock from the soon-to-be enacted soda tax.]]>
<![CDATA[Pa. City Targets Satellite Dish Blight]]>Fri, 30 Dec 2016 12:15:08 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dish-satellite.jpg
A Pennsylvania city is trying to fight dish blight.

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<![CDATA[Run-DMC Sues Wal-Mart, Amazon]]>Fri, 30 Dec 2016 07:04:19 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/rund3.jpg
The rap group Run-DMC filed a $50 million lawsuit in New York accusing Wal-Mart, Amazon, Jet and other retailers of selling products that traded on the group's name without permission.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 @Issue: Curing Holiday Debt Hangover]]>Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:39:12 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-160672063-dollars-stock.jpg
NBC10’s Tracy Davidson gets expert tips from Patricia Hasson, president & executive director of Clarifi, on how to knock down debt that might have piled up over the holidays.

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<![CDATA[NYC's Iconic Carnegie Deli Closes]]>Fri, 30 Dec 2016 18:54:21 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/205*120/020609+Carnegie+Deli.jpg
After 79 years of serving up heaps of cured meat to tourists, theater patrons and workaday New Yorkers, the Carnegie Delicatessen will slice its last ridiculously oversized sandwich on Friday. Fans lined up all

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<![CDATA[Goya Foods Commits Tons of Food to NJ Catholic Shelters]]>Fri, 30 Dec 2016 06:33:34 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Goya+Foods.jpg
The largest Hispanic-owned food company in the country has committed to donating 125,000 pounds of food to an agency dedicated to serving the less fortunate in northern New Jersey.

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<![CDATA['Supreme' Push to Legalize Sports Betting in NJ]]>Thu, 29 Dec 2016 07:08:38 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/sports-betting.gif
New Jersey's chances of getting the U.S. Supreme Court to consider its attempt to allow legal sports gambling hinge on how a bedrock constitutional principle is applied.

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<![CDATA[Lyft's Plan for Philadelphia in 2017]]>Thu, 29 Dec 2016 06:50:27 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bloombergphotolyftapp.jpg
Lyft has plans to expand in the Philadelphia market in 2017 now that the ride-sharing service is finally legal.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Former PPA Boss Seeks Six-Figure Payout]]>Wed, 28 Dec 2016 12:13:40 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Vince-Fenerty-Lead.jpg
The former head of the Philadelphia Parking Authority is looking to pad his six-figure annual pension with a few hundred thousand dollars more – requesting a more than $200,000 payout for unused vacation,...]]>
<![CDATA[Big Soda Appeals Lawsuit Dismissal]]>Tue, 27 Dec 2016 15:23:11 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Generic_Soda.PNG
The beverage industry wasted no time in filing its appeal to the judge's decision to dismiss its case against the city of Philadelphia over the impending soda tax.

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<![CDATA[Post-Christmas Dash to Return Gifts]]>Mon, 26 Dec 2016 11:34:22 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/195*120/Cherry+Hill+Mall+Shoppers.JPG
NBC10's Matt DeLucia talks to shoppers at the Cherry Hill Mall about returning unwanted Christmas gifts and walking away with some great holiday deals.

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<![CDATA[More Pain at Pump for Pa. Drivers Already Paying Highest Tax]]>Tue, 27 Dec 2016 18:05:33 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-gas-01.jpg
Pennsylvania's highest-in-nation gas tax going up again.

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<![CDATA[Whole Foods Managers Fired for Whistleblowing: Lawsuit]]>Sat, 24 Dec 2016 04:15:36 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16303028359967-Whole-Foods-Union-Sq.jpg
Nine managers who were fired by Whole Foods supermarkets for allegedly manipulating a bonus program filed a class-action lawsuit against the grocery chain. According to the lawsuit filed this week in D.C.

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<![CDATA[Possible Boost in AC Vacant Casino Interest ]]>Sat, 24 Dec 2016 09:06:38 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ac_skyview.PNG
One of several Atlantic City casinos that sits vacant along the beachfront boardwalk, the Atlantic Club may draw more interest from buyers, one expert tells the Press of Atlantic City, thanks to the massive...

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<![CDATA[South Jersey Restaurant Group Opens 19th Eatery]]>Sat, 24 Dec 2016 09:06:25 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PJ_Welihans_SJersey.PNG
A New Jersey-based restaurant group has opened its 19th restaurant in the Philadelphia and South Jersey markets, and it will continue to expand and make enhancements to its existing eateries, which one...

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<![CDATA[Delco Brewery to Open Long Beach Island Taproom ]]>Wed, 28 Dec 2016 10:57:13 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ship_Bottom_Brewery.jpg
A Delaware County brewery will open a taproom adjacent to its recently-opened production facility in Long Beach Island after hitting its fundraising goal for the project. But it's not stopping there; more...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly School District Put Hospital Property Up For Sale]]>Fri, 23 Dec 2016 16:30:03 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Abandoned+Graduate+Hospital+Property.jpg
The School District of Philadelphia is asking $3.75 million for a Graduate Hospital elementary school that has sat empty for several years.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Main Line Middle School Seeks $11M Expansion Project]]>Fri, 23 Dec 2016 15:08:03 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/classroom+generic1.jpg
Lower Merion School District officials want to spend at least $11 million on a middle school expansion project that would add classroom and cafeteria space to the Bala Cynwyd Middle School.

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<![CDATA[NJ Lawmakers Pass Bill Targeting Carl Icahn-Owned Casino]]>Wed, 21 Dec 2016 17:39:08 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Carl_TrumpTaj.PNG
Carl Icahn may need to return to the bargaining table with Trump Taj Mahal's union workers if he wants to reopen the shuttered casino anytime soon.

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<![CDATA[Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Gets First-Ever Grant]]>Wed, 21 Dec 2016 17:29:14 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/philadelphia_YO.PNG
In the City of Firsts, the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra has received its first-ever grant from the William Penn Foundation that will go toward expanding one of the orchestra company's programs.

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<![CDATA[Philly Port Getting $300-Million Makeover]]>Wed, 21 Dec 2016 12:36:15 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/Philly+Port+of+Philadelphia.JPG
The Port of Philadelphia is getting a $300-million improvement.

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<![CDATA[Weavers Way Gets $1.5M for Montgomery County Location]]>Wed, 21 Dec 2016 08:06:46 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WeaversWay_PBJ.PNG
Philadelphia-based Weavers Way Co-op is one step closer to opening a new Montgomery County location, and its third overall, after receiving $1.5 million through a loan campaign — nearly double the original...

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<![CDATA[Tennessee Pharmacy to Buy 865 Rite-Aid Stores for Nearly $1B]]>Wed, 21 Dec 2016 06:39:48 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/riteaid_PBJ.PNG
Nearly 900 Rite Aid stores are being unloaded in a sale meant to allow the Illinois-based Walgreens to inch closer to acquiring the Camp Hill, Pennsylvania-based pharmacy chain.

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<![CDATA[More Vendors Push Reading Terminal Market to Innovate]]>Wed, 21 Dec 2016 06:33:04 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ_cart.PNG
A new initiative at the Reading Terminal Market is allowing it to bring on board more vendors and offer more products, including ones that have never been available at the market in its 120-plus-year history.

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<![CDATA[Drexel Receives Multi-Million Dollar Federal Grant]]>Wed, 21 Dec 2016 06:36:19 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Drexel-Lead-Photo.jpg
The U.S. Department of Education awarded Drexel University a multi-million dollar grant that will be used to help communities launch, scale, and sustain educational support and community-based services.

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<![CDATA[Solar Power Project at South Jersey Military Base in Motion]]>Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:49:14 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Joint-Base-McGuire-Dix-Lake.jpg
A solar power project that officials say is the largest in the military in the Northeastern U.S. is moving forward.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Soccer Fans Rejoice: The Linc to Host Gold Cup Game]]>Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:31:55 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/copa-oro-2015-concacaf-piojo-lincoln-financial-field-philadelphia1.jpg
The battle for the best soccer team in North America in 2017 will include a game at Lincoln Financial Field in July.]]>
<![CDATA[Kettle Cooked Potato Chips Recall]]>Tue, 20 Dec 2016 10:55:28 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/buffalo+blue.jpg
A Pennsylvania-based snack company is warning consumers not to eat its Buffalo Blue Kettle Cooked potato chips over concerns about possible salmonella contamination.

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<![CDATA[Wilmington Trust Shareholders Clear Roadblock in Lawsuit]]>Tue, 20 Dec 2016 09:15:04 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/generic-money.gif
A federal judge has lifted a roadblock in a shareholder lawsuit over the collapse of Wilmington Trust.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Judge Clears Path for Philly 'Soda Tax']]>Mon, 19 Dec 2016 20:43:08 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/0610-2015-Soda.jpg
A Philadelphia judge has dismissed the beverage industry's lawsuit against the city of Philadelphia over the so-called soda tax in a 14-page decision issued Friday.

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<![CDATA[Poker Pro Phil Ivey, Friend Must Repay $10.1M to AC Casino]]>Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:27:46 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/phil+ivey.jpg
Poker pro Phil Ivey and a companion must return more than $10 million they won from an Atlantic City casino while playing cards that were arranged in a certain way to give the players an edge.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[No More Fixed Pricing on Liquor, Wine in Pa.]]>Mon, 19 Dec 2016 11:10:07 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/liquor+bottles+generic.jpg
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is inching even closer to acting like a private sector business as recently passed changes to the state's liquor laws take effect across the Commonwealth.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Main Line Club Donates Historic Bala Cynwyd Building]]>Mon, 19 Dec 2016 11:23:47 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Women%27s+Club+of+Bala+Cynwyd.jpg
The owner of the Merion Tribute House now controls another historic Main Line property, which was donated by the Women's Club of Bala Cynwyd.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Satellite TV Billing Issues]]>Mon, 19 Dec 2016 08:11:03 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/240*120/NBc10+Responds+Bill.JPG
The NBC10 Responds Team works with a viewer when her satellite television was cut off after two months of service.

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<![CDATA[Philadelphia Restaurateur Plans to Double Concept Locations]]>Sat, 17 Dec 2016 14:09:20 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Harvest_PBJ.PNG
Philadelphia restaurateur Dave Magrogan has big plans for one of his restaurant concepts.

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<![CDATA[Cambridge Innovation Center Signs Big Lease in UCity]]>Sat, 17 Dec 2016 13:51:28 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CICenter_UCity.PNG
Cambridge Innovation Center has signed onto 127,000 square feet at UCity Square in Philadelphia.

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<![CDATA[Radnor Company Moving its HQ to Cira Centre South in Philly]]>Sat, 17 Dec 2016 13:53:19 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ_ciraCentre.png
FreedomPay Inc., now based in Radnor, will relocate its headquarters to Philadelphia.

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<![CDATA[Properties at Foreclosed Pennsylvania Mall to Be Sold ]]>Mon, 19 Dec 2016 09:48:38 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Galeria+at+Pittsburgh+Mills.jpg
Some properties of a foreclosed Pittsburgh-area mall are scheduled to be sold Jan. 18.

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<![CDATA[Searching for Hatchimals for Christmas?]]>Thu, 15 Dec 2016 14:51:48 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/625154754-Hatchimals.jpg
If you are still trying to get your hands on this years’ hottest holiday toy, you may have another chance in the Philadelphia region.

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<![CDATA[Existing DuPont Jobs to Remain After Sale]]>Thu, 15 Dec 2016 12:53:21 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP11083117904.jpg
Existing jobs at DuPont's food safety diagnostics business in Delaware will remain after the unit is sold to Hygiena.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Unwanted Gym Fees]]>Thu, 15 Dec 2016 08:31:01 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018383184_1200x675_833715779556.jpg
When LA Fitness wanted to charge a local father thousands of dollars for unused personal trainer sessions he turned to Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds.]]>
<![CDATA[Feds Charge 2 NJ Pharma Execs For Alleged Price-fixing]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 17:53:28 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Colored+Drugs+Generic.jpg
The Department of Justice filed its first charges tied to the federal agency’s ongoing investigation into possible price fixing in the generic drug industry.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Former Eagles Player Going Mobile With New Business]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:56:23 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philly+Eagle+William+Thomas.jpg
A former Philadelphia Eagle put down the football and picked up a paint brush for his next business venture, and he and his wife are going mobile with it.

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<![CDATA[Startup Aims to get Home-Cooked Meals to Hungry Students ]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:34:10 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/centredaily_PSUStudent.jpg
When Ben Sparango's first idea for his business- a grocery and alcohol delivery service- went kaput, like many 22-year-old college students he first consulted his stomach and then his friends for advice.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[What's Philly's Rank on Best (and Worst) College Towns?]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:14:13 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Schuylkill+River+Banks+3+Boardwalk+Generic+Philly+Skyline+Generic.jpg
Philadelphia is known for its abundance of higher education institutions, but according to a recent ranking of the best and worst college towns and cities put together by WalletHub, it's not among the top...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[New Deal With Parx Continues to Bring $10M to Bensalem]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 15:59:48 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Parx-Casino-GettyImages-144238013.jpg
A newly negotiated agreement between Parx Casino and Bensalem will allow the suburban township to continue to receive millions of dollars from the casino and avoid a devastating blow to its finances.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Frontier to Add More Flights From Philadelphia]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:05:48 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Frontier+Airlines+Open+House.PNG
Frontier Airlines will add more flights between Philadelphia and other U.S. destinations, just in time for Spring Break. The airline will also boost its flight attendant base in the area, which would be a...

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<![CDATA[CEOs of Tesla, Uber and Pepsi Join Trump's Business Council]]>Thu, 15 Dec 2016 06:30:41 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/elonmusk3.jpg
The real-life Iron Man has agreed to help Donald Trump. Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX joined the president-elect’s business council on Wednesday, NBC News reported. Two other CEOs, Travis Kalanick of Uber...

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<![CDATA[Growing Greater Philadelphia: Innovation and Job Creation]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 11:44:23 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GGP_H.264_1080p_HD_1280x720_832236099668.jpg
From the city to the suburbs, our region is thriving. Across Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, a historical transformation is underway and you're part of it. We're not just fixing up, we're growing

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Ice Maker on the Fritz]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 09:29:00 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/197*120/Fridge+Ice+Maker.JPG
NBC10 Responds reporter Ines Ferre helps a viewer who wasn't getting the response she expected for her warranty after her refrigerator ice maker stopped working.

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<![CDATA[Chocolate Chip Cookies Sent to 8 States Recalled]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 08:47:23 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chocolate-chip-cookie.jpg
A New York-based family-owned business is recalling its chocolate chip cookies because they contain milk, which isn't declared on the list of ingredients and can cause serious or life-threatening reactions...

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<![CDATA[Walmart Pulls 'Offensive' Mugs From Website]]>Wed, 14 Dec 2016 07:07:59 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/walmart+sign+generic+2.jpg
Walmart has removed a mug from its website after numerous shoppers reported it as “appalling” and “offensive.” The black and white coffee mug was posted to the retail giant’s site with the message “Got Retard?”...

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<![CDATA[Business Leaders Learn More About New Comcast Tower]]>Tue, 13 Dec 2016 20:06:11 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast-Innovation-Tower-Pr.jpg
The Central Philadelphia Development Corporation held a presentation at the Logan Hotel in Center City on Tuesday. Local business leaders learned more about the new Comcast Innovation and Technology Center that...]]>
<![CDATA[Hawaii's Last Sugar Mill Closes]]>Tue, 13 Dec 2016 14:48:24 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TEST_SugarHarvest1213_MP4_1200x675_831916611858.jpg
Workers delivered the final truckload of cane to Hawaii's last remaining sugar mill Monday, bringing an era that helped define the state to a close. KHNL's Lisa Kubota reports.]]>
<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Stove Fire Problems]]>Tue, 13 Dec 2016 12:50:24 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/223*120/Best+Buy+Stove.JPG
Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds team helped Linda Kardacz of Ridley Park when her new stove caused damage to her home. Best Buy made sure she got her stove replaced.

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<![CDATA[Only Part of Airport Will Be Under Philly Soda Tax]]>Tue, 13 Dec 2016 06:35:50 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philadelphia+International+Airport+Road.jpg
You won’t have to pay a tax on soda or sugary drinks at Philadelphia International Airport next year—as long as you’re on the Delaware County side.

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<![CDATA[NJ Clinical Lab Hack Exposes Personal Health Info of 34,000]]>Tue, 13 Dec 2016 07:34:47 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Quest+Diagnostics_21789268.jpg
Quest Diagnostics announced Monday that it is investigating an unauthorized third-party intrusion into an internet application on its network. In a statement released Monday, the company said the data accessed...]]>
<![CDATA[Major Upgrades for Comcast]]>Mon, 12 Dec 2016 21:11:07 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast+Generic.PNG
The Mayor’s Office announced a new 15 year deal with Comcast Business for an institutional network. Officials say it will significantly boost Philadelphia’s networking speeds and capacity.]]>
<![CDATA[Factory Berlin Opens in Wilmington]]>Tue, 13 Dec 2016 06:33:44 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Factory+Berlin+Opens+in+Delaware+_21786827.jpg
Factory Berlin opened in Wilmington on Monday. State Officials were on hand for the ribbon cutting of the technology company which is based in Germany.]]>
<![CDATA[Deep River Potato Chips Recalled Over Salmonella Concerns]]>Mon, 12 Dec 2016 13:36:25 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/deep+river+recall.jpg
Deep River Snacks is recalling some of its potato chips over concern an ingredient used in the seasoning may contain traces of salmonella. The company said it is recalling three lots of Sour Cream & Onion...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Where's the Package?]]>Mon, 12 Dec 2016 09:16:07 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018329905_1200x675_830829123526.jpg
A Reading, Pennsylvania man says he was getting the no answers from a shipping company after his package didn't make it to family in Nicaragua so he called NBC10 Responds and Ines Ferre.]]>
<![CDATA[Franklin Fountain Ice Cream Coming to South Philly]]>Sat, 10 Dec 2016 17:58:37 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Franklin_Fountain.PNG
Franklin Fountain, the popular Old City ice cream parlor and soda fountain, is partnering with an East Passyunk restaurant to bring its unique flavors to the neighborhood.

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<![CDATA[Ford CEO: Trump Threats Won't Change Move to Mexico ]]>Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:30:35 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ford-logo.jpg
Ford Motor Co. is going ahead with plans to move small-car production from the U.S. to Mexico despite President-elect Donald Trump's recent threats to impose tariffs on companies that move work abroad. CEO Mark...

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<![CDATA[Lockheed Falls as Trump Tweets That F-35 Program is Costly ]]>Mon, 12 Dec 2016 18:18:58 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16345728807906.jpg
Shares of Lockheed Martin fell Monday, wiping out nearly $2 billion of the company's market value, as President-elect Donald Trump tweeted that making F-35 fighter planes is too costly and that he will...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Beware of Bowl Game Ticket Schemers]]>Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:42:57 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018300410_1200x675_828939331904.jpg
The end of the year means college football bowl games, but don’t let the excitement leave you vulnerable to ticket schemers. NBC10 Responds reporter Harry Hairston has a warning for Penn State and Temple...]]>
<![CDATA[Delta Latest Airline to Upgrade Its Snacks]]>Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:14:05 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/delta-snacks.jpg
If it's true that an army travels on its stomach, will better snacks keep passengers loyal to one airline? Delta Air Lines is rolling out new free snacks for customers in the main cabin, including brand-name...

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<![CDATA[Coke Wants in on 'Foodie' Culture]]>Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:20:23 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/coke-instagram.jpg
What beverage goes best with lobster rolls, a bagel sandwich stuffed with whitefish, or a bowl of ramen? Coke wants you to think of soda. Coca-Cola is trying to sell more of its flagship beverage by suggesting...

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<![CDATA[CNBC Report on Boeing's Big Deal]]>Mon, 12 Dec 2016 08:23:57 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/boeing-building-Getty.jpg
CNBC's Landon Dowdy brings the stories and business trends including a big deal for aircraft maker Boeing and Ford moving jobs to Mexico.

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<![CDATA[US Stock Indexes Close at Record Highs ]]>Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:56:14 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-628522000.jpg
Major U.S. stock indexes are closing at record highs for the second day in a row, as a post-election rally continued following a key monetary policy announcement from the European Central Bank, CNBC...

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<![CDATA[Comcast Inks Deal as Official Sponsor of Team USA]]>Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:47:18 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/217*120/470969827.jpg
Advertisements for Comcast can now include the iconic Olympic rings now that the Philadelphia-based broadcast behemoth is an official sponsor of the games.

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<![CDATA[AstraZeneca to Cut Jobs at Del. Headquarters]]>Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:28:50 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AstraZeneca+Job+Cuts+100611+PHI.jpg
British-based pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca says it is eliminating about 700 jobs in its U.S. commercial business, including about 120 at its North American headquarters in Wilmington.

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<![CDATA[AC Officials Call Out Gov. Christie Over Severance Package]]>Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:12:55 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624668616.jpg
A New Jersey assemblyman is calling for Gov. Chris Christie to veto the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority's approval of a $225,000 severance package for its outgoing executive director.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Nurses Ratify 2-Year Deal]]>Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:09:12 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Nurses+on+Strike.jpg
More than 90 percent of the 1,375 nurses at Hahnemann University Hospital and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children voted this week to approve new two-year labor contracts.

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<![CDATA[Despite 'Lying, Cheating' Judge Spares Doughnut Shop Owner]]>Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:17:40 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Peace+Love+and+Donuts.jpg
Judge spares Pittsburgh-based doughnut founder prison, not scorn in tax case.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Preschool Floor Woes]]>Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:52:26 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/Preschool+Floor+Hole+Flying+Hills.JPG
When Flying Hills Preschool in Reading, Pennsylvania needed floor repairs Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds helped get the job done.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[200 NJ Jobs Lost in Home Care Provider Office Closings]]>Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:20:55 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Home+Care+Company.jpg
Two Interim Healthcare franchise offices in New Jersey are closing next month, which will result in 200 layoffs.

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<![CDATA[Family of Man Who Died in Pa. Strip Club Sues Establishment]]>Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:52:25 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Platinum+Plus+Strip+Club.jpg
The family of a 56-year-old Pennsylvania man who died following a drunken fall at an Allentown strip club last Christmas is now suing the establishment.

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<![CDATA[Target Reissues Menorah Recall Over Fire Hazard Concerns]]>Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:55:26 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/menorah11.jpg
With Hanukkah several weeks away, Target is reminding customers it has recalled thousands of menorahs because they post a fire hazard.

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<![CDATA[Starbucks Bakeries to Open in 3 US Cities]]>Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:45:15 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-2132507.jpg
Starbucks announced Wednesday that it plans to open standalone Italian bakeries in three U.S. cities between late 2017 and early 2018. The bakeries, called Princi, will come to New York, Chicago and Seattle...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Nurses to Picket Delco Hospital]]>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:18:49 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Delaware+County+Memorial+Hospital.jpg
About 400 registered nurses and technical employees at Delaware County Memorial Hospital are planning to hold an informational picket in front of the Drexel Hill, Pa., hospital to advocate for improved...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Old City Restaurant Among 'Best in America']]>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:09:34 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/name_zahav.jpg
A darling of Philadelphia's culinary scene, the Israeli restaurant Zahav is once again named one of the best restaurants in America for third consecutive year, propelling the Old City dining experience into the...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[St. Christopher's Unveils Revamped Infusion Therapy Clinic]]>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:31:29 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/St.+Christopher%27s+Infusion+Therapy+Clinic.jpg
A $350,000 renovation project to provide new space for the oncology infusion therapy clinic at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children was unveiled at the North Philadelphia medical center on Monday.

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<![CDATA[NBC10, Telemundo62 Award $100K to Local Nonprofits]]>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:40:33 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/21st-Century-Horizontal---HiRes.jpg
NBC10 and Telemundo62 partnered with the NBCUniversal Foundation and donated $100,000 in grants to three local nonprofits in the Philadelphia region as part of the 21st Century Solutions Grant Challenge.]]>
<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Broken Blinds]]>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:01:15 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018244379_1200x675_825815107856.jpg
When a customer needed back up, she called Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds.]]>
<![CDATA[AC Electric Merges With Exelon]]>Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:13:16 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018235342_1200x675_825335875834.jpg
Atlantic City Electric has merged with Exelon. The CEO of AC Electric met with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie along with other politicians to discuss the impact of the deal.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Philly Nurses Reach Tentative Deal ]]>Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:48:43 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Hahnemann+Hospital.JPG
The registered nurses at Tenet Health Corp.'s two Philadelphia hospitals, along with those at a Tenet-owned pediatric outpatient clinic, have reached tentative agreements on new labor contracts.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[What Are the Best Workplaces for Diversity?]]>Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:48:42 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/fcc-multa-a-comcast.jpg
Fortune Magazine released its list of the 50 best workplaces for diversity Monday, and three Philadelphia-area companies made the cut.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Toll Brothers Increases Height of Jeweler's Row Project]]>Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:38:51 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Toll+Brothers.jpg
Toll Brothers Inc. has upped how tall of a tower it wants to build along Jeweler’s Row in Philadelphia and is now proposing a 29-story building to loom over the historic street.

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<![CDATA[Amazon Go Store Tests Checkout-Free Shopping]]>Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:50:03 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-151368933.jpg
Amazon is testing a grocery store model in Seattle that works without checkout lines. Called Amazon Go, shoppers scan their Amazon app when they enter the store, and then sensors register items that shoppers...

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<![CDATA[FDA Warns Against Eating Some Goat Cheese Produced in Pa.]]>Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:20:59 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/apple+tree+cheese+fda.jpg
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning customers not to eat goat cheese products made by Apple Tree Goat Dairy, a Pennsylvania-based company, over concerns about possible Listeria contamination, which...

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<![CDATA[A Donald Trump Museum in Atlantic City? ]]>Sat, 03 Dec 2016 16:07:17 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump-thumbs-up.jpg
A group of historians in Atlantic City wants to open a museum dedicated to President-elect Donald Trump.

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<![CDATA[Check out the newest addition to Phila.'s Craft Beer Scene ]]>Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:55:34 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Craft-Beer-Generic-Getty-3.jpg
The newest addition to the brewing scene will be a restaurant called Flying Fish Crafthouse, located inside The Fairmount @ Brewerytown rental community in the Brewerytown neighborhood of Philadelphia.

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<![CDATA[Walmart Settles in Benefits Suit]]>Sat, 03 Dec 2016 06:34:41 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/225*120/bebe-olvidado-helote-2.jpg
Lawyers for a former Walmart employee who sued the retail chain for denying her same-sex spouse health benefits have asked a federal court judge to approve a $7.5 million class-action settlement. Jacqueline...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Acme Coming to New South Philly Location]]>Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:04:24 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Acme1.PNG
Right as the excitement over the new Shop Rite store in South Philly's Whitman Plaza has started to wear off, another grocery operator announced Thursday it will bring a souped-up location to the Snyder Plaza.

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<![CDATA[US Jobless Rate Drops to 4.6 Pct., Employers Add 178K Jobs]]>Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:51:15 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/HelpWanted-GettyImages-486482294.jpg
U.S. employers added a solid 178,000 jobs in November, reflecting the steady economy President-elect Donald Trump will inherit. The unemployment rate hit a nine-year low of 4.6 percent, though mainly because...

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<![CDATA[Free Coffee as Wawa Opens Largest Center City Store]]>Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:31:21 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/183*120/19th+Market+Wawa.JPG
Philadelphia dignitaries joined Wawa officials to open the newest location of the very popular convenience store chain in Center City Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[NJ Mall Offers Prime Parking With Make-Ahead Reservations]]>Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:58:32 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SIEGAL+RESERVED+PARKING+AT+MALL+NJ+PKG+430P+-+00000701_WNBC_000.jpg
Holiday shopping is in full swing and as many of you know, finding a parking spot at the mall this month may be harder than ever. But there’s a new system at one NJ mall that can fix that and all you need...]]>
<![CDATA[New Wawa Opens in Center City on Friday]]>Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:54:46 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018190258_1200x675_822462019507.jpg
The newest and largest Wawa in Center City will open its doors on Friday. NBC10 has the details.]]>
<![CDATA[Renewed Tax Agreement Brings Sigh of Relief]]>Thu, 01 Dec 2016 19:43:21 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018189957_1200x675_822392387764.jpg
A measure to alter the Reciprocal Tax Agreement between New Jersey and Pennsylvania is off the table. NBC10 South Jersey Bureau Reporter Cydney Long found out why this will save people money and also save jobs.]]>
<![CDATA['Whoosh' Parking App Launches in Delco]]>Thu, 01 Dec 2016 19:24:23 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018189917_1200x675_822335043704.jpg
Radnor Township launched its new parking app called ‘Whoosh.’ NBC10 found out why the app makes paying to park an easy task.]]>
<![CDATA[New Jersey Court Rejects State Promotions Without Exams ]]>Thu, 01 Dec 2016 18:04:50 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/20160928+Classroom+Generic.jpg
State employees in New Jersey will still be required to take competitive exams when seeking promotions.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Shake Shack Launches Mobile Ordering App in Phila. Market]]>Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:54:12 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Shake+Shack+App.jpg
Shake Shack is giving Philadelphia residents "a new way to Shack," with the launch of its first mobile ordering app for iOS devices, which has only been released to a few key test markets across the United...

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<![CDATA[600 NJ Joint Base Civilian Employees to Get Raises ]]>Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:23:01 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Joint-Base-McGuire-Dix-Lake.jpg
Lawmakers say some 600 civilian employees at New Jersey's Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst are getting pay raises next year.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Carpet Frustrations]]>Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:22:27 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/184*120/NBC10+Responds+Empire+Carpet.JPG
When Paulette James wasn't getting the help she needed, she turned to Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds Team to get her carpet frustrations resolved.

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<![CDATA[Blame Wages & Turtle Doves: '12 Days' Cost Goes Up Slightly]]>Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:02:16 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/12days-GettyImages-496441894.png
How much does a 'partridge in a pear tree' really cost?

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<![CDATA[2.5 Million Dehumidifiers Recalled Over Fire Risk]]>Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:55:30 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Dehumidifiers+Recall.jpg
About 2.5 million dehumidifiers were recalled following reports of 450 fires and $19 million in property damage, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said Tuesday. The recall by manufacturer Gree...

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<![CDATA[Homeowners Fight to Keep Wawa Out of Their Backyard]]>Thu, 01 Dec 2016 07:02:03 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/THOMPSON+STORE+FIGHT+RAMSEY+NJ+PKG+530+-+00003602_WNBC_00000001.jpg
Homeowners in a Ramsey, NJ development say they don't want a Wawa built near their homes. Brian Thompson reports.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Penn President Amy Gutmann Sees Contract Extended to 2022]]>Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:58:47 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AMY-GUTMANN.jpg
University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann will see her contract extended until June of 2022, Board of Trustees Chairman David L. Cohen announced Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Ends Newspaper Run]]>Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:24:50 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Newspaper+Factory+Machine.jpg
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review newspaper printed its last edition and has laid off 106 workers as it transitions into an online-only publication.

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<![CDATA[Pa. McDonald's Franchisee Who Created Big Mac Dies]]>Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:20:28 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bigbigbig.jpg
The Pittsburgh-area McDonald's franchisee who created the Big Mac nearly 50 years ago has died. James Delligatti was 98.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Reading Terminal Market Ranks Among Top 10 Food Halls ]]>Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:19:54 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Reading+Terminal+Market+Sign.jpg
A new report puts Philadelphia's own Reading Terminal Market shoulder-to-shoulder with other iconic food halls around the country — a fast-growing sector in the U.S. restaurant industry.

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<![CDATA[Temple University Endowment Surpasses $500M for 1st Time]]>Wed, 30 Nov 2016 18:48:41 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/temple+university+flags1.jpg
Temple University officials say that the north Philadelphia school's endowment has grown to surpass $500 million for the first time.

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<![CDATA[Owner of Former Revel Casino Sues New Jersey Over Licensing]]>Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:01:34 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/60cacff16968474fb51555ebfe5864dc.jpg
The owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino is suing New Jersey casino regulators, arguing that he doesn't need a casino license when his property reopens in the spring.

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<![CDATA[Kellogg Pulls Ads From Breitbart; Other Companies Follow]]>Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:11:36 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Stephen_Bannon_Trump.jpg
Kellogg has announced that it will no longer advertise on Breitbart.com, the website formerly run by one of President-elect Donald Trump's top aides, Steve Bannon. The food manufacturer decided to discontinue...

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<![CDATA[Oil Tumbles Amid OPEC Uncertainty]]>Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:30:47 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/gasolina-16.jpg
Stocks closed slightly higher on Tuesday, boosted by health-care companies like UnitedHealth Group, as investors digested falling oil prices ahead of a key OPEC meeting.The Dow Jones industrial average...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Internet Provider Cancellation Help]]>Tue, 29 Nov 2016 09:39:52 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/227*120/Windstream+Internet+Issues+Responds.JPG
A viewer tells us he canceled his Internet service, but his bills kept coming. When Daniel Valvo couldn't get a resolution on his own, he contacted Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds team.

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<![CDATA[Delta Bans Rude Pro-Trump Passenger for Life, Gives Refunds]]>Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:51:40 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Trump+Supporter+on+Allentown+Bound+Flight+2.jpg
The disruptive Trump supporter who went on an expletive-laced rant on board a Delta flight from Atlanta to Allentown, Pennsylvania, has been barred from flying with the airline, CEO Edward Bastian said Monday.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Chicago-Based Restaurant Set to Open in KoP ]]>Tue, 29 Nov 2016 06:50:00 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/City+Works+Restaurant.jpg
Challenges created by Philadelphia's old architecture led Chicago-based restaurant group out to the suburbs for its first Pennsylvania location, opening a City Works restaurant and bar in King of Prussia.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Phillies Extend Radio Broadcast Deal ]]>Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:21:36 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/190*120/Phillies+Broadcasters.jpg
The Philadelphia Phillies have extended their broadcast partnership with SportsRadio 94WIP that will begin next season.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Teachers Union Head Turns Down Contract Worth $100M]]>Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:34:21 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/School+District+of+Philadlephia.jpg
The president of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers has no plans to take the city school district's latest contract offer to union members – characterizing it as "disrespectful" to Philly's school teachers...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Car Warranty Problems]]>Mon, 28 Nov 2016 09:52:59 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018123519_1200x675_818886211554.jpg
NBC10 Responds reporter Harry Hairston helps a viewer who paid for car repairs that should have been covered.]]>
<![CDATA[Nike's Power-Lacing Sneakers Hit Stores in NYC]]>Tue, 29 Nov 2016 07:04:25 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NikeSneaker-AP_900784336355.jpg
Nike's first power-lacing sneaker is finally on sale, but most people hoping to get their hands on the futuristic shoe will need to head to New York City, at least for now. The Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 shoe,...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Fulfilling Cyber Monday Demands]]>Mon, 28 Nov 2016 09:23:26 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/218*120/Amazon+Boxes+Middletown+Fufilment+Center.JPG
NBC10’s Matt DeLucia reports on Cyber Monday from Amazon’s fulfillment center in Middletown, Delaware.

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<![CDATA[Cyber Monday in 2016]]>Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:25:11 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-452347265.jpg
Cyber Monday may be in danger of losing its online sales title. The Monday after Thanksgiving is traditionally the busiest online shopping day of the year, but stores are releasing internet deals earlier...

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<![CDATA[Black Friday Online Sales Hit New High: Report]]>Sat, 26 Nov 2016 20:25:08 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_268646102719-Cyber-Monday-Santa.jpg
Holiday shoppers eager to snag big discounts turned to the internet in record fashion this week, one tracking company said, driving online sales on Black Friday to a new high. Consumers spent $3.34 billion...

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<![CDATA[Pocono Ski Resorts Hopeful for a Cold and Snowy Winter]]>Fri, 25 Nov 2016 20:05:24 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ski+Resort+Business+GYLLENHAAL+4P+PKG+-+00-01-07-14_21607485.jpg
Two feet of man-made snow is a nice start, but ski resorts are still hoping Mother Nature brings low temperatures for their business. Most resorts are planning on an early December opening, but the temperatures...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Fence Frustrations]]>Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:24:33 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/202*120/Pool+Fence+Lowes.JPG
A viewer tells NBC10 Responds that he paid more than $15,000 for a fence on to protect his pool, but the big purchase came with big frustrations. NBC10's Harry Hairston helps to sort it out with Lowe's.

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<![CDATA[Splurge or Save? Holiday Spending May Hinge on How You Voted]]>Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:11:37 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-521812853.jpg
A divisive election that left half the country deflated and the other half rejuvenated could reverberate through the holiday shopping season in the kind of gifts people are giving or how much they spend. Some...

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<![CDATA[Dr Pepper Snapple Pays $1.7B for NJ Beverage Company]]>Wed, 23 Nov 2016 08:47:43 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-dr-pepper-01.jpg
Soda giant Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. has agreed to purchase New Jersey's fast-growing Bai Brands for $1.7 billion.

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<![CDATA[Recalled Toys May Be Available Online: US PIRG]]>Wed, 23 Nov 2016 06:42:04 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/toyland+.jpg
Consumer should keep an eye on what they purchase this holiday season, as recalled toys may still be available in online stores, a new report says. In its annual Trouble in Toyland report, the U.S.

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<![CDATA[Tree Lighting Illuminates Small Business Saturday]]>Sun, 27 Nov 2016 00:14:16 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/City+Hall+Christmas+Tree+Lighting_21612961.jpg
When officials turned on the lights on a Christmas Tree in Center City, they were not only adding a festive luster to Dilworth Plaza but also illuminating Philadelphia-area businesses – especially small...]]>
<![CDATA[Fans Flock to Carnegie Deli for Last Pastrami Sandwich]]>Fri, 30 Dec 2016 06:21:52 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/HOLT+CARNEGIE+DELI+CLOSING+PKG+530P+-+00011911_WNBC_00000001442.jpg
The famous delicatessen will serve its last slice of pastrami Friday. Stefan Holt reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Montco Tourism Agency Asks County to Raise Hotel Tax]]>Sat, 26 Nov 2016 11:58:48 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hotel_sign.PNG
The Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board is asking Montgomery County officials to up the municipality's hotel tax so it is in line with neighboring counties and in turn, boost funds to market the suburban...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Bucks County Couple Sues Navy Over Contaminated Property]]>Tue, 22 Nov 2016 18:22:55 -0500http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Lawsuit-Generic.jpg
Unregulated chemicals that have contaminated the water supply in suburban Bucks County has led to another lawsuit against the Navy – this time over a Horsham property the owners claim has been left "valueless"...
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