<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Business News - [PHI Feature]Business]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/businessen-usSat, 19 Aug 2017 16:59:37 -0400Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:59:37 -0400NBC Local Integrated MediaALISON BURDO | PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Free People Drives UO in Q2 But Analysts Heed Caution]]>Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:48:28 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Urban-Outfitters-Resized.jpg
Urban Outfitters soaring shares began to level off Thursday as analysts suggest investors should remain cautious with the retail brand, despite revenue in the second quarter beating expectations.

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<![CDATA[Walmart Files Patent for Floating Warehouse ]]>Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:40:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/walmart_722x406_2166097556.jpg
Walmart has applied for a U.S. patent for a warehouse in the sky, which could make deliveries to shoppers' homes with drones. CNBC reported that it could be the big-box retailer's latest move to take its...

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<![CDATA[Docs Criticize Move by Top Drug Middleman to Limit Opioids ]]>Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:54:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Opioid-Pills1.jpg
The nation's largest pharmacy benefit manager will soon limit the number and strength of opioid drugs prescribed to first-time users as part of a wide-ranging effort to curb an epidemic affecting millions...

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<![CDATA[Campbell's CEO Leaves Trump Council, President Dissolves It]]>Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:01:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Denise+Morrison+Campbell+Soup.jpg
A day after pledging she would stay on a business advisory board to President Donald Trump, Campbell's Soup CEO Denise Morrison announced she's defecting from the group.

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<![CDATA[Facebook Bans White Nationalist's Accounts Over Hate Speech]]>Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:54:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/FBlaptopgeneric_1200x675.jpg
Facebook has banned the Facebook and Instagram accounts of a white nationalist who attended the rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that ended in deadly violence. Facebook spokeswoman Ruchika Budhraja tells The...

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<![CDATA[After Sales Scandal, Wells Fargo Announces Board Shakeup ]]>Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:31:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WellsFargo11.jpg
Wells Fargo announced a board shakeup Tuesday, including the coming retirement of three directors, in a restructuring effort following the bank's consumer sales scandal, CNBC reported. Elizabeth "Betsy"...

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<![CDATA[Costco Must Pay $19 Million for Selling 'Tiffany' Rings]]>Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:17:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Costco4.jpg
Costco has been ordered by a federal judge to pay Tiffany & Co. more than $19 million for selling diamond rings that were identified as “Tiffany.” In her ruling, Manhattan judge Laura Taylor Swain wrote...

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<![CDATA[High-Tech US Plants Offer Jobs Even as the Laid-Off Struggle]]>Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:24:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17212064899758-Stihl-Factory.jpg
In the state-of-the-art laboratory in a World War II-era building the size of 27 football fields, GM workers in suburban Cincinnati use breakthrough technology to build jet engines that run on less fuel...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Old City Bar Owners Pen 'Eulogy'; Blame Drugs for Closure]]>Sat, 12 Aug 2017 07:21:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/186*120/Eulogy+Bar+Old+City.JPG
Eulogy Belgian Tavern near 2nd and Chestnut streets in Philadelphia is no more.

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<![CDATA[The TV-Streaming Paradox: Why You May Miss the Cable Bundle]]>Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:20:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Netflix-GettyImages-464215297.jpg
The future of TV may well be a mishmash of streaming services that could rival the cost of a $100 cable bundle — but that are way more difficult to use. Disney's plan for two new streaming services (and...

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JEFF BLUMENTHAL | PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[South Jersey Headquarters Reducing Workforce by Hundreds]]>Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:51:23 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/PHH.JPG
Mortgage company PHH Corp. said last week that its total workforce would be reduced from 3,500 to 1,250 by the end of 2018 but did not indicate how many of those cuts would take place at its South Jersey...

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<![CDATA[Back to School Spending]]>Sat, 12 Aug 2017 10:02:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Back_to_School_Deals.jpg
This is the time of year when parents are scrambling to find good back to school deals.]]>
<![CDATA[Wall Street Starts to Pay Attention to North Korea Tensions]]>Fri, 11 Aug 2017 08:18:28 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wall-street-sign.jpg
Wall Street reaction to threats between President Donald Trump and officials in North Korea was muted earlier in the week, but cracks are beginning to show, NBC News reported. The Dow saw its biggest dip since...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Philly Home to Pro Sports' First Chief Tattoo Officer]]>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 19:26:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/tattoofficer.JPG
The Philadelphia Union established a first in professional sports Wednesday when they hired a chief tattoo officer.

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<![CDATA[Former QVC Director Charged with Defrauding Company]]>Fri, 11 Aug 2017 06:45:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/QVC+Logo1.jpg
Authorities say a former director of the home shopping network QVC has been charged with defrauding the company out of more than $1 million that he used to buy lavish gifts for himself and friends.

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<![CDATA[Applebee’s to Shutter More Than 100 Restaurants]]>Fri, 11 Aug 2017 06:52:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_APPLEBEES_CLOSING_081017-150239613234800001.jpg
DineEquity, the parent company of Applebee’s, announced Thursday it will close more than 100 of the chain’s locations. The announcement came with the release of the company’s second-quarter...]]>
<![CDATA[More Uber Woes: Exec Resigns, Investor Sues Ousted CEO]]>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:51:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TravisKalanickFile.jpg
Uber Technologies Inc. faced a fresh round of turmoil Thursday, with its global operations chief resigning and a major investor suing the ride-hailing company's former CEO. Ryan Graves told Uber staff in...

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<![CDATA[Beware at the Pump: Black Market Fuel Is Making Millions]]>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 16:47:19 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/pumpinggas_generic_1200x675.jpg
A black market for diesel and gasoline has rapidly spread around the nation, with organized crime gangs using fraudulent credit cards to syphon millions of dollars in fuel from gas stations into large tanks...

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<![CDATA[Amtrak Strikes 30th Street Station Deal With Lyft]]>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 11:53:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/l_30th-street-station-passengers_1200x675.jpg
Travelers departing from Amtrak's 30th Street Station now have a new option for catching a ride home from the West Philadelphia transit hub.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[South Jersey Company Plans to Cut 2,250 Jobs]]>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:52:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/208*120/PHH+Mortgage.JPG
Mortgage lender PHH Corp. said it will cut its employee headcount by 64 percent by the second half of 2018.

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<![CDATA[How Your Phone Can Detect Card Skimmers]]>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:39:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/skimmer-gas-pump-tda.jpg
Card skimmers at gas pumps and ATMs are a growing problem, but did you know your cell phone can protect you?

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<![CDATA[Lawsuit: CVS Charges More for Drugs Paid for With Insurance]]>Thu, 10 Aug 2017 06:16:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/cvsgeneric_1200x675.jpg
A California woman sued CVS Health Corporation Monday, accusing the company of charging customers more when they use insurance to pay for certain generic prescriptions, NBC News reported. Megan Schultz...

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<![CDATA[Airbnb Removes Accounts Ahead of Far-Right Rally in Va.]]>Tue, 08 Aug 2017 21:40:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-810944488.jpg
Airbnb has deleted accounts and canceled bookings of users who appear to be connected to "Unite the Right," a far-right political rally set for Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia. Neo-Nazi and white...

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<![CDATA[Pa. Casino Makes Stadium Gaming Section Largest in U.S]]>Tue, 08 Aug 2017 18:23:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Sands-Casino-Hack.jpg
A Pennsylvania casino now reportedly has the largest live electronic table game section in the country thanks to the recent addition of blackjack to its offerings.

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<![CDATA[Disney to Remove All Content on Netflix for Own, New Service]]>Tue, 08 Aug 2017 16:48:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/207*120/11-11-2015-bob-iger-disney-GettyImages-492431088.jpg
Disney wants to own a piece of the streaming pie. The company announced during its latest earnings report on Tuesday it intends to pull all its movies from Netflix for its own streaming service in 2019,...

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<![CDATA[US Airlines Bump Fewer Passengers After Dragging Backlash]]>Tue, 08 Aug 2017 16:12:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/columbusairport.jpg
Following widespread outrage over a passenger who was violently dragged off an overbooked plane, U.S. airlines are bumping customers at the lowest rate in at least two decades. The Transportation Department said...

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<![CDATA['Trump Effect' Hits Workplace Morale: HR, Leadership Experts]]>Mon, 07 Aug 2017 09:42:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tru9AP_17216011307728.jpg
President Donald Trump's leadership style could affect workplace behavior on a large scale, NBC News reports. HR and leadership experts say a "Trump effect" has permeated through corporate America, with reports...

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<![CDATA[Nissan Workers Vote Against Unionizing in Mississippi]]>Sat, 05 Aug 2017 01:01:57 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17215795085024_opt.jpg
Workers at a Nissan assembly plant in Mississippi voted against forming a union late Friday, adding to decades of futility by United Auto Workers organizers at foreign-owned auto plants in the American

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<![CDATA[Wells Fargo May Find More Unauthorized Accounts ]]>Fri, 04 Aug 2017 17:21:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WellsFargo11.jpg
A new review of Wells Fargo’s consumer sales scandal could reveal a “significant increase” in unauthorized accounts, CNBC reported Friday. "We expect that our review of the expanded time periods ... may lead to

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<![CDATA[Secret Service Command Post Inside Trump Tower Has Moved Out]]>Fri, 04 Aug 2017 17:06:53 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-500449256.jpg
The Secret Service command post inside President Donald Trump's namesake Manhattan skyscraper has been moved. A spokeswoman for the umbrella company that controls Trump's various businesses said Friday that the...

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<![CDATA[Toyota, Mazda to Build $1.6B US Plant, Create Up to 4K Jobs]]>Fri, 04 Aug 2017 09:01:41 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17216345456107.jpg
Japanese automakers Toyota Motor Corp. and Mazda Motor Corp. plan to spend $1.6 billion to build a joint-venture auto manufacturing plant in the U.S. — a move that will create up to 4,000 jobs, both sides...

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<![CDATA[US Gains 209K Jobs, Unemployment Rate Down to 4.3 Pct.]]>Fri, 04 Aug 2017 18:11:57 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hiringgenericSFO_1200x675.jpg
U.S. employers added 209,000 jobs in July, a second straight month of robust gains that underscore the economy's vitality as it enters a ninth year of expansion. The unemployment rate slipped to 4.3 percent...

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<![CDATA[Dunkin' Without the 'Donuts'? Maybe in the Name]]>Fri, 04 Aug 2017 12:45:19 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Donuts14.jpg
Dunkin' is thinking about dumping "Donuts" from its name. A new location of the chain in Pasadena, California, will be simply called Dunkin', a move that parent company Dunkin' Brands Inc.

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<![CDATA[Stanford Scholarship: $160K for MBAs Who Return to Midwest]]>Wed, 02 Aug 2017 19:12:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/stanford-campus.jpg
Stanford might pay up to $160,000 for you to get your MBA -- as long as you work in the Midwest after graduation. That's the deal the Silicon Valley university offered to the winners of its first-ever Stanford...

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<![CDATA[Bucks County Small Business Owner Talks to Trump in Round Table Discussion]]>Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:51:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bucks_County_Small_Business_Owner_Talks_to_Trump.jpg
A Bucks County small business owner was in Washington Tuesday to take part in a round table discussion with President Donald Trump Tuesday. It was part of the Trump administration's commitment to help small...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Bucks County Firm Scores Mayweather-McGregor PPV Rights]]>Thu, 03 Aug 2017 06:48:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/fightmayweathert.jpg
A lackluster start to ticket sales for the late August bout pitting the undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. against the trash-talking Irish star of UFC, Conor McGregor, could be a boost for a...

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<![CDATA[Hundreds Show Up at Amazon Warehouse Job Fairs Across US]]>Wed, 02 Aug 2017 20:39:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/825622282-Amazon-Jobs-Day-Romeoville.jpg
Amazon is holding a giant job fair Wednesday and plans to make thousands of job offers on the spot at nearly a dozen U.S. warehouses. Though it's common for Amazon to ramp up its shipping center staff in August...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Adding 1,800 Jobs in NJ]]>Wed, 02 Aug 2017 21:11:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Dia-de-amazon-prime-002.jpg
Amazon is holding a giant job fair Wednesday and plans to make thousands of job offers on the spot at nearly a dozen U.S. warehouses.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Delco Shopping Center Sells for Estimated $35M ]]>Wed, 02 Aug 2017 07:22:53 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Brookhaven+Shopping+Center.JPG
Katz Properties has sold the Brookhaven Shopping Center for an estimated $35 million to Invesco Real Estate.

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<![CDATA[Dow Approaches 22,000, Closes at Record High]]>Tue, 01 Aug 2017 16:02:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wall-street-sign.jpg
U.S. stocks traded higher on Tuesday, the first trading day of August, as the Dow Jones industrial average approached another milestone, CNBC reported. The 30-stock index rose about 82 points to a new...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Regional President Out at Wells Fargo]]>Tue, 01 Aug 2017 06:52:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wells+fargo3.jpg
Greg Redden is no longer Philadelphia-area Regional President at Wells Fargo, the largest bank in the region by deposits, as part of a company-wide management shakeup.]]>
<![CDATA[Discovery to Buy Scripps Networks for Nearly $12B]]>Mon, 31 Jul 2017 17:08:26 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/196*120/AP_17212423089221.jpg
Discovery Communications will buy Scripps Networks for close to $12 billion, tying together two powerful stables of TV shows ranging from Animal Planet to the Food Network. The deal, announced Monday, puts...

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<![CDATA[With Uber in Turmoil, Lyft's Ridership Surpasses All of 2016]]>Mon, 31 Jul 2017 12:25:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/LyftGeneric.jpg
Ride-hailing service Lyft carried more passengers through June this year than it did in all of last year as it capitalized on missteps at Uber. The company says ridership through June surpassed the 162.5...

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<![CDATA[Companies Say Apple Removed Their Privacy Apps From China]]>Sat, 29 Jul 2017 19:59:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/generic_iphone_pic1200x675.jpg
China appears to have succeeded in eliminating software programs that enable its people to view an uncensored internet. Companies that let people avoid the government filters said Saturday that their programs...

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<![CDATA[New 'Super' Wawa Opens in Delco]]>Sat, 29 Jul 2017 13:48:50 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Media+Delco+Wawa+Check.jpg
The new store features more than just hoagies – it has gas pumps and outdoor seating to eat that Shorti.

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<![CDATA[Public Gardens Work to Pass on Prized Horticultural Skills]]>Sat, 29 Jul 2017 12:40:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Longwood+Gardens+Young+Workers.jpg
With fewer young people choosing careers in horticulture, Longwood is working to ensure that the effort and expertise that goes into growing this Japanese specialty plant is preserved for future generations.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Rutgers Partners to Help Create Largest NJ Health System]]>Fri, 28 Jul 2017 18:19:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rutgers+sign+small.jpg
A new partnership between Rutgers University and RWJBarnabas Health will align the New Jersey health care delivery system with the school's education, research and clinical initiatives.

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<![CDATA[Wells Fargo Paying $80 Million Over Customer Car Insurance]]>Fri, 28 Jul 2017 14:36:19 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16260609890795-wells-fargo.jpg
Wells Fargo is paying $80 million to customers who the bank signed up and charged for auto insurance that they did not want or need. The bank said Friday that roughly 570,000 customers were affected and will be...

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<![CDATA[Apple Kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle as Music Moves to Phones]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 20:30:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-175774110_master-apple.jpg
The iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle have played their final notes for Apple. The company discontinued sales of the two music players Thursday in a move reflecting the waning popularity of the devices in an era...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Health Dept. Shuts Down Main Line Restaurant: Report]]>Fri, 28 Jul 2017 06:50:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Margaret+Kuo%27s.JPG
A Main Line eatery has reportedly shut its doors, at least temporarily, following a health inspection that said, among other violations, that the restaurant needs a professional exterminator.

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<![CDATA[Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos Was Briefly the World's Richest Man]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:56:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/jeffbezos_120-0x675.jpg
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world's richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the...

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<![CDATA[Nation’s Top 10 Consumer Complaints in 2016]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:51:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/solarpanelsoregon_1200x675.jpg
Shoddy installation of solar panels and leasing lemons vehicles are leading high on the list of complaints to state and local consumer protection agencies last year across the country, according to the...

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<![CDATA[Philly Phish Fan Making Special Doughnuts for Jam Band Shows]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:41:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17208490782236.jpg
Federal Donuts employees are putting in overnight shifts to get the doughnuts made in Philadelphia and shipped up to New York for each show — but Fein said the fact that the band is working the flavor into...

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<![CDATA[A Journey Through 100 years of Ford Trucks]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:49:09 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/200*120/fordtruck.jpg
The first Ford truck made its debut 100 years ago. The Model TT was made by Henry Ford at the request of his customers who wanted a utility vehicle that could haul heavier loads for work.]]>
<![CDATA[Jeff Bezos Is the World’s Richest Man]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 10:19:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/450831304_10.jpg
Jeff Bezos is the richest man in the world, with a fortune of over $90 billion, CNBC reported. According to Forbes and Bloomberg, the Amazon CEO had a net worth of over $89 billion as of the close of markets...

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<![CDATA[Ford Trucks Celebrate 100th Anniversary]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:33:09 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/1954-Ford-F100-pickup-truck-C551-11.jpg
The new Ford 2017 F-Series Super Duty isn’t just a truck, it’s luxury hauling on wheels. The motor company’s latest version of the pickup boasts massaging leather seats, a panoramic moonroof and state of the art...

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<![CDATA[What's the Main Line's Best Coffee Shop?]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 07:30:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pour_Richards_Named_Best_Coffee.jpg
Devon's Pour Richard's Coffee Company is just one of 300 businesses that will be celebrated as part of "Best Of The Main Line." NBc10's own Tracy Davidson also takes home an honor.]]>
<![CDATA[High-End Philly Eatery Settles Tips Lawsuit for $230,000]]>Thu, 27 Jul 2017 07:26:18 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/name_zahav.jpg
A high-end Israeli restaurant in Philadelphia has agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit filed by a former server who claimed she had to give her tips to other workers.

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<![CDATA[East Market Rises From Market East]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:39:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/East_Market_Rises_From_Market_East.jpg
The Philadelphia building boom is bringing new residential and business spaces to the area formerly known as Market East. NBC10's Katy Zachry reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Now Hiring at Amazon: Thousands of People in 1 Day]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:26:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/amazonfactory_1200x675.jpg
Amazon plans to make thousands of job offers in just one day as it holds a giant job fair next week at nearly a dozen warehouses across the U.S. Those offered jobs on the spot will pack or sort boxes and...

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<![CDATA[Trump Announces $10B Foxconn Plant in Wisconsin]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:22:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-477550758.jpg
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that electronics giant Foxconn will build a $10 billion factory in Wisconsin that's expected to initially create 3,000 jobs, the largest economic development project...

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<![CDATA[Building Boom Transforms Market East]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:40:19 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philadelphia_Building_Boom_Is_Giving_New_Life.jpg
Philadelphia's building boom is giving new life to a part of Center City. The old Market East stretch of storefronts are getting a makeover. It will soon be known as East Market and include residential...]]>
<![CDATA[Chipotle's Norovirus Outbreak the Result of Lax Sick-Policy]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:00:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/cms872.jpg
Chipotle Mexican Grill's recent norovirus outbreak in Virginia was the result of lax sick policy enforcement by store managers, the company confirmed on Tuesday. The company said in their earnings conference...

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<![CDATA[IRS Sees Big Drop in Identity Theft, Stolen Tax Refunds]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:39:07 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/taxformsgenericIRS_1200x675.jpg
The IRS says it is seeing a big drop in the number of tax refunds being stolen by identity thieves after the agency teamed up with tax preparers to fight the problem. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Tuesday...

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<![CDATA[Michael Kors Buying Jimmy Choo for $1.2 Billion]]>Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:51:39 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Michael+Kors+Jimmy+Choo.jpg
American fashion brand Michael Kors is buying luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo in a deal worth $1.2 billion (896 million pounds).

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<![CDATA[Major Toy Manufacturer Brings 400 Jobs to Pa.]]>Tue, 25 Jul 2017 09:51:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_385757462677.jpg
A major toy manufacturer plans to hire about 400 new workers to staff a new distribution center in eastern Pennsylvania.

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<![CDATA[Projects to Transform University City]]>Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:09:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/New_Projects_Coming_To_University_City.jpg
Philadelphia is in the midst of a building boom. NBC10's Katy Zachry tells us what is luring in businesses. Correction: The text of this story misstated the level of expansion of the University City area. ]]>
<![CDATA[US Maker of Panels in London Fire: Others Install Them]]>Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:54:07 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/grenfelltowerfeuerherdII.jpg
The U.S. company that manufactured panels on a London apartment tower where at least 80 people perished in an inferno has quit selling them for high-rises because it has no control over their installation, a top...

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<![CDATA[Chipotle Faces Backlash After Norovirus, Rodent Incidents]]>Mon, 24 Jul 2017 12:36:26 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/cms872.jpg
Between a recent norovirus outbreak at one restaurant and rodents falling from the ceiling at another, Chipotle Mexican Grill is facing a stark decline in consumer’s perception of the brand. Credit Suisse’s...

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<![CDATA[Philly Real Estate Is Booming]]>Mon, 24 Jul 2017 08:33:17 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Real_Estate_Is_Booming_In_Philadelphia.jpg
Philadelphia is seeing a major shift in how companies are finding new talent. The Philadelphia skyline is growing, which means more companies and people are moving in as are young people.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Eagles Going Greener With New Waste Initiative]]>Fri, 21 Jul 2017 21:58:09 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/copa-oro-2015-concacaf-piojo-lincoln-financial-field-philadelphia1.jpg
The Philadelphia Eagles are teaming up Waste Masters Solutions on a new environmentally friendly initiative to “properly and efficiently” minimize food waste at Lincoln Financial Field.]]>
<![CDATA[Lyft Launches Own Autonomous Vehicle Unit]]>Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:06:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-464248971.jpg
Lyft said Friday that it is setting up its own unit to develop autonomous vehicle technology, but its approach will be different from other companies and partnerships working on self-driving cars. The...

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Adds Big Mac Onesie ]]>Wed, 26 Jul 2017 04:19:31 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/BigMacOnesie18003200.jpg
McDonald's describes the McDelivery Collection as "a selection of fun, fashion forward items you can wear or use whenever and wherever you order." It also includes french fry-themed sweatsuits and sandals...

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<![CDATA[Exxon Fined $2M for Tillerson-Era Breach of Russia Sanctions]]>Thu, 20 Jul 2017 19:16:28 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rextillersonrussaisanctionsmobil_1200x675.jpg
Exxon Mobil Corp. must pay a $2 million fine for showing "reckless disregard" for U.S. sanctions on Russia while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil giant's CEO, the Treasury Department said Thursday.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Former Philly Mayor Joins Nation's Largest Law Firm]]>Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:27:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Mayor+Nutter+Joins+Law+firm.jpg
Michael Nutter has been busy since serving two terms as Mayor of Philadelphia, and is now joining the nation's largest law firm.]]>
<![CDATA[Slight Tuition Increase for Rutgers Students]]>Thu, 20 Jul 2017 06:45:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rutgers+university+generic+FB+courtesy.jpg
Rutgers University has approved a tuition increase for the coming school year.

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<![CDATA[Carrier Cuts Jobs at Factory Where Trump Said He Saved Jobs]]>Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:44:42 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump-pence-carrier1.jpg
The Carrier factory where then-President-elect Donald Trump announced that he had made a deal to save U.S. jobs from moving to Mexico has started the process of laying off workers. NBC News reports that...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Instacart to Hire 100+ for Expansion Into Lehigh Valley]]>Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:21:21 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/instacart.PNG
Instacart is expanding into Lehigh Valley, and it's looking to on-board over 100 new shoppers, those who deliver items to customers' doors in one hour.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Delco Town Accuses Wells Fargo of Discriminatory Practices]]>Tue, 18 Jul 2017 20:29:53 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wells+fargo3.jpg
On the heels of a similar action filed by the city of Philadelphia, the tiny Delaware County borough of Sharon Hill has filed a lawsuit against Wells Fargo & Co., accusing the bank of engaging in discriminatory...]]>
<![CDATA['Main Event' Family Fun Center Coming to Delaware]]>Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:59:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Christiana_Is_Getting_A_New_Family_Fun_Center_1200x675_1002408003629.jpg
Christiana is getting a new family fun center that will open next year.  Main Event Entertainment signed a lease for a space at Christiana Fashion Center.]]>
<![CDATA[Walmart Apologizes for N-Word in Product Description]]>Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:51:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/walmart26.jpg
Walmart apologized after the n-word was used on its website in the product description for a third-party seller's item, NBC News reported. “We are very sorry and appalled that this third party seller...

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<![CDATA[Netflix Adds 5.2 Million Subscribers, Crushing Estimates]]>Mon, 17 Jul 2017 18:10:33 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-613157194-netflix.jpg
Netflix's second quarter report released Monday showed an addition of 5.2 million memberships, crushing Wall Street estimates of 3.23 million. New seasons of Netflix hits such as "House of Cards" and "Orange is...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Iconic Philly Diner Selected for Exclusive Local Initiative]]>Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:35:50 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Hard+Rock+Cafe+Philadelphia.jpg
The Hard Rock Cafe in Philadelphia has been chosen to be one of only 12 in the world to pilot a new company-wide initiative that will support small businesses while pushing the brand's menu evolution forward.

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<![CDATA[Guest Worker Boost Comes Too Late, Some Small Businesses Say]]>Mon, 17 Jul 2017 18:03:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/John-Kelly-cree-que-DACA-puede-ser-ilegal-434183013.jpg
The Trump administration acted Monday to allow 15,000 more visas this year for temporary seasonal workers, but some business owners say the effort comes too late. Under authority from Congress, Homeland...

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<![CDATA[Wells Fargo Set to Launch Digital Mortgages]]>Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:50:12 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16260609890795-wells-fargo.jpg
Wells Fargo, the country's largest mortgage lender, is the latest big bank to say it's setting its eyes on a digital mortgage experience.

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<![CDATA[Inside Look at Comcast Technology Center's Luxury Hotel]]>Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:40:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Four+Seasons+Room+1.jpg
Take an inside look at renderings of the Four Seasons Hotel, which is set to open in the new Comcast Technology Center next year.]]>
<![CDATA[JPMorgan CEO Shifts Topic to Politics From Financial Results]]>Fri, 14 Jul 2017 18:31:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-603214992-jpmorgan.jpg
After JPMorgan Chase posted a record $7 billion quarterly profit, the last thing a contentious Jamie Dimon wanted to talk about Friday was his company's earnings. Instead, the CEO of the nation's largest...

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<![CDATA[Hootie Johnson, Former Augusta National Chairman, Dies]]>Fri, 14 Jul 2017 17:34:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hootiejohnsonaugustagolfculbDEAD_1200x675.jpg
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[S&P 500 Closes at Record, Topping June High]]>Fri, 14 Jul 2017 16:29:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/stockAP_16285765944687.jpg
Stocks rose to record levels on Friday as earnings season kicked off, CNBC reported. The S&P climbed 0.6 percent to close at 2,459.27, setting intraday and closing records. The index's previous intraday...

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<![CDATA[Will PPA Crack Down on Ride Sharing Giants?]]>Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:22:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Uber+philly.jpg
It’s a muggy Tuesday night when a Lyft driver pulls up beside Ron Blount and his cab parked in the taxi stand at 18th and Cherry streets. “Are you Jennifer?,” the Lyft driver calls to me from inside...

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<![CDATA[Investors: 'Pharma Bro' Shkreli Was Shady -- and Profitable]]>Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:59:31 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/shkreli2.jpg
The jury at the securities fraud trial of "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli has heard investors accuse the quirky former biotech CEO of repeatedly giving them the runaround when they tried to pull their money out...

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<![CDATA['We Haven't Modernized': McDonald's Fights Fading Popularity]]>Thu, 13 Jul 2017 08:09:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17186526763578-McDonalds-Fading-Popularity-.jpg
McDonald's is hoping to make a difference in its future seven seconds at a time. The company that helped define fast food is making supersized efforts to reverse its fading popularity and catch up to a...

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<![CDATA[Apple to Open Data Center in China With Government Ties ]]>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 20:46:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/apple+getty.jpg
Apple will open a data center in mainland China with ties to the country's government, raising concerns about the security of iCloud accounts that store personal information transferred from iPhones, iPads...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Caesars Bankruptcy Plan Gets OK From NJ Casino Commission]]>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 22:02:42 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/edt-71372625_10.jpg
The New Jersey casino commission has given the OK to the bankruptcy plan of Caesars Entertainment's largest business unit that operates two Atlantic City casinos.

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<![CDATA[Security Lapse Leaks Data From Millions of Verizon Customers]]>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 21:29:33 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-670885606-verizon.jpg
A security researcher says a lapse has exposed data from millions of Verizon customers, leaking names, addresses and personal identification numbers, or PINs. Verizon Wireless says 6 million customers were...

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<![CDATA[Prime Day 2017 Was Amazon's Biggest Shopping Event Ever]]>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 10:08:26 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/armus-amazon-prime.jpg
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are big shopping days on Amazon, but the online retailer's own shopping holiday, Prime Day, has them both beat, the company said Wednesday. The July 11 event that saw 3.5 million...

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<![CDATA[Microsoft Eyes Buffer Zone in TV Airwaves for Rural Internet]]>Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:37:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/microsoftUSA_1200x675.jpg
Microsoft wants to extend broadband services to rural America by turning to a wireless technology that uses the buffer zones separating individual television channels in the airwaves. Microsoft plans to partner...

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<![CDATA[Battle Over New 'Super' Wawa in Montco]]>Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:26:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Super_Wawa_Hearing_In_Horsham.jpg
A plan to build a "super" Wawa featuring gasoline will go before the zoning board in Horsham, Pennsylvania Wednesday. The building of the gas pumps are in a residential zone and there has been...]]>
<![CDATA[Dow Falls 100 Points, Then Recovers, After Trump Jr.'s Tweet]]>Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:00:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dowjonesdrop_1200x675.jpg
Moments after Donald Trump Jr. tweeted the email exchange that led to his meeting with a Russian attorney the Dow fell 100 points Tuesday, CNBC reported. Stocks initially fell on concerns the Russia...

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<![CDATA[US Job Openings Slipped in May, but Hiring Increased]]>Tue, 11 Jul 2017 12:13:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hiringgenericSFO_1200x675.jpg
U.S. employers posted fewer job openings in May. But hiring picked up and more people are quitting their jobs — both positive signs for the economy. Job openings fell 5 percent in May to 5.7 million, the Labor...

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<![CDATA[How and Why Amazon Ships So Many Packages So Quickly]]>Tue, 11 Jul 2017 07:07:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/armus-amazon-prime.jpg
Amazon’s Prime Day, a carefully fabricated “retail holiday” meant to take advantage of the company's vast shipping network, takes place in a time of year when the busy holiday shopping season is still a...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Prime Day Now Backed by Cargo Plane Fleet]]>Mon, 10 Jul 2017 21:55:30 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/armus-amazon-airplane.jpg
For this year's Prime Day, Amazon is taking to the skies. A fleet of cargo jets will be used in the company's annual day of online deals for the first time in the U.S., it said in a press release Monday. As...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Main Line Home to Philly's Wealthiest: New Analysis Shows]]>Mon, 10 Jul 2017 13:49:55 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Woodmont+house.jpg
According to a new study, Philadelphia's wealth still sits in the suburbs. The analysis found that the Main Line continues to be home to the city's wealthiest households.

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<![CDATA[More Retailers Hope to Take a Bite Out of Amazon Prime Day]]>Mon, 10 Jul 2017 20:04:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-696679794.jpg
Stores like Toys“R”Us, Target, Sur La Table and more are jumping on the bandwagon, hoping to take a swing at Amazon’s Prime Day by staging their own versions of this summer twist on Black Friday, which runs from...

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<![CDATA[Companies Target Sleep With High-Tech Slumber Products]]>Mon, 10 Jul 2017 08:08:27 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/armus-sleep-number.jpg
Pillows that track your snoozing patterns? A bed that adjusts based on how much you twist and turn? Companies are adding more technology into their products, hoping to lure customers craving a better night's...

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<![CDATA[Who Are the Best & Worst Tippers?]]>Mon, 10 Jul 2017 07:26:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/How_People_Tip_At_Restaurants.jpg
A new survey by creditcards.com found the best tippers are men, Republicans, northeasterners and those that pay with card. So what are the tipping policy of Vai Sikahema, Jessica Boyington, Bill...]]>
<![CDATA[G-20 Day 1 Recap]]>Fri, 07 Jul 2017 19:23:35 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DIT+G20+RECAP+THUMB.jpg
There were fireworks Friday on the first day of the G-20 summit. The gathering of the world's 19 wealthiest nations and the European Union included widespread protests in the streets and a much-anticipated...]]>
<![CDATA[Target Dropping 2 of Its Famous Brands, Adding 12 Others]]>Sat, 08 Jul 2017 14:40:57 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/target+store+getty.jpg
Target lovers soon will have to say goodbye to two of the chain's famous brands.As part of a partial overhaul of its apparel, accessories and home departments, Target will phase out its well-known Merona...

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<![CDATA[Loews Hotels Warns Customers of Data Breach]]>Fri, 07 Jul 2017 06:51:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Loews+Hotel+Awning+Philadelphia_24249252.jpg
Luxury hotel chain Loews Hotels is warning some customers that a data breach may have resulted in financial information being stolen.

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<![CDATA[How the Gov't Spends $38 to Collect $1 of Student Loan Debt ]]>Thu, 06 Jul 2017 20:27:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DIT+STUDENT+LOANS+THUMB.jpg
It's estimated that about 44 million Americans are living with student loan debt, adding up to more than $1 trillion owed. Around 8 million borrowers have given up on paying back more than $137 million...]]>
<![CDATA[Qualcomm Seeks to Ban iPhone Imports, Sales]]>Thu, 06 Jul 2017 17:10:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/iphone6-6plus.jpg
Chipmaker Qualcomm is asking U.S. trade regulators to ban iPhone imports, according to a new lawsuit. Apple has allegedly infringed on six of Qualcomm's patents that improve iPhone battery life, according...

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<![CDATA[Renewable Energy Surges Past Nuclear for 1st Time in Decades]]>Thu, 06 Jul 2017 17:04:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/windturbinefarm_1200x675.jpg
For the first time in decades, the United States got more electricity from renewable sources than nuclear power in March and April. The U.S. Energy Information Administration said Thursday that electricity...

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<![CDATA[Tesla Loses Spot as Most Valuable Carmaker in US, for Now]]>Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:20:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/elonmusk3.jpg
After three months as the nation's most valuable automaker, a bad week in an otherwise stellar year has knocked Tesla from the top perch as the nation's most valuable automaker. Tesla's growth remains stellar...

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<![CDATA[Hobby Lobby Fined $3M for Smuggled Iraqi Artifacts]]>Wed, 05 Jul 2017 20:47:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/hobby-lobby-cuneiform-smuggling.jpg
Arts-and-crafts chain Hobby Lobby has agreed to pay $3 million to settle a federal case over smuggled Iraqi antiquities it bought to demonstrate its "passion for the Bible." NBC News reports that prosecutors...

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<![CDATA['I'm a Creep': Silicon Valley Investor Resigns After Misconduct]]>Tue, 04 Jul 2017 00:28:31 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/0703-2017-DaveMcClure.jpg
The co-founder of Silicon Valley's 500 Startups is stepping down from the company after admitting he made inappropriate advances toward women in the workplace. Dave McClure announced his resignation and...

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<![CDATA[Tesla Says Its Model 3 Car Will Go Into Production Friday]]>Wed, 05 Jul 2017 11:35:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tesla-model-3.jpg
The first Tesla Model 3 electric car for the masses should come off the assembly line on Friday with the first deliveries in late July, the company's CEO says. CEO Elon Musk, in several Twitter messages...

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<![CDATA[Oreo Makes, Mails Wild Cookie Flavors for Fans]]>Fri, 30 Jun 2017 13:50:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/oreo+getty.jpg
What's your dream Oreo flavor? Ask, and you may receive. Oreo is surprising some fans who submit their ideas for cookie flavors with actual boxes of their creations.

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<![CDATA[Warren Buffett Buys 700 Million Shares in Bank of America]]>Fri, 30 Jun 2017 14:41:58 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/warrenbuffetbankofamerica_1200x675.jpg
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway said Friday it will amass a 700-million-share stake in Bank of America, making Buffett the largest shareholder in two of the nation's largest banks. Berkshire said that...

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<![CDATA[Nike to Start Selling Sneakers Through Online Giant Amazon ]]>Fri, 30 Jun 2017 11:15:08 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/nikeshopper_1200x675.jpg
Nike said it will sell some of its sneakers through e-commerce giant Amazon, part of a plan to make its swoosh-branded products available in more places online. Shoppers can already find Nike goods on...

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<![CDATA[Investor: 'Pharma Bro' Reported Too-Good-To-Be-True Returns]]>Thu, 29 Jun 2017 16:21:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/shkreli2.jpg
An investor who put $300,000 into one of "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli's health care industry hedge fund testified Thursday that he reported eye-popping returns before abruptly shutting down the fund and...

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<![CDATA[What Amazon Wants From Whole Foods: Data on Shopping Habits]]>Thu, 29 Jun 2017 15:38:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/amazon-whole-foods.jpg
Why is Amazon spending nearly $14 billion for Whole Foods ? One reason: People who buy yoga mats and fitness trackers on Amazon might also like grapes, nuts and other healthy items at the organic grocery...

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<![CDATA[Group Sues Uber Over Lack of Wheelchair Access]]>Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:26:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ubergeneric_2016_1200x675.jpg
A Washington, D.C.-based civil rights group has filed a lawsuit against Uber under the American with Disabilities Act —which prohibits discrimination against those with disabilities— alleging that the...

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<![CDATA[Ex-Pharmaceutical CEO Accused at Trial of Cheating Investors]]>Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:33:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17177457806485.jpg
"Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli is either a con man who scammed hedge fund investors of millions or a nerdy genius who made them even richer. The conflicting portraits were offered Wednesday at opening statements of...

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<![CDATA[Office Supplies Chain Staples Sold for $6.9 Billion]]>Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:43:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/55827006.jpg
Private equity firm Sycamore Partners is buying office supplies chain Staples for $6.9 billion. The companies said Wednesday that shareholders of Framingham, Massachusetts-based Staples will get $10.25...

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<![CDATA[European Commission Hits Google With $2.7B Fine]]>Tue, 27 Jun 2017 18:39:19 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Google27.jpg
European regulators have handed down a record-setting $2.7 billion fine against Google. The web browser's shopping service acted in an anti-competitive manner, the commission said. They are giving Google 90 days

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<![CDATA[EU Slaps Record $2.7B Fine on Google]]>Tue, 27 Jun 2017 18:39:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Google27.jpg
The European Union's competition watchdog has slapped a record $2.72 billion fine on internet giant Google for breaching antitrust rules with its online shopping service. European regulators said Tuesday...

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<![CDATA[Qatar Airways Interested in 'Significant' Stake in American Airlines]]>Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:36:33 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/647190268-American-Airlines-generic.jpg
State-owned Qatar Airways is attempting to buy a 10 percent stake in American Airlines, triggering U.S. antitrust oversight of deals that size. American said in a regulatory filing Thursday that the bid...

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<![CDATA[Big Banks Survive Stress Tests]]>Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:16:26 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-82842797.jpg
U.S. banks passed the first round of stress tests issued by the Federal Reserve to determine whether the banks could survive potential recessions, according to CNBC. The results released Thursday showed...

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<![CDATA[Uber Searches for a New CEO in Wake of Kalanick's Departure]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:54:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/mayer-wojcicki-0621.jpg
Uber seeks a strong manager who can repair a broken image, juggle multiple lawsuits and government investigations, develop and nurture a new corporate culture and lead a successful IPO. That's a lot for...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Why A German Cidery Made its U.S. Debut in Philadelphia ]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:25:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/beer123.jpg
A German cidery made its United States debut in Philadelphia, brought to the city by the same New York-based company that also introduced a cohort of five German craft breweries to our region.]]>
<![CDATA[US Pushes China to Rein in Companies That Deal With N. Korea]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:29:26 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chinaUSnorthkorea_1200x675.jpg
The U.S. pushed China Wednesday to rein in companies that deal with North Korea after President Donald Trump tweeted ahead of the high-level talks that Beijing's efforts to sway its wayward ally weren't...

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<![CDATA[Growing Greater Philadelphia: We Make It All (Full Episode)]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:44:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NEW_GGP_Full_Show_6.21_FOR_WEB_1200x675_972081731608.jpg
The Philadelphia region has been a manufacturing hub for more than a century. Today, it’s not only big companies that are producing products for the world. Start-ups are getting their companies ready...]]>
<![CDATA[Uber CEO Kalanick Steps Down Amid Investor Pressure]]>Wed, 21 Jun 2017 07:20:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TravisKalanickFile.jpg
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigned from his position at the ride-hailing app company he co-founded, Kalanick said in a statement Tuesday. Kalanick's exit came under pressure from investors amid accusations of a...

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<![CDATA[WATCH: NBC10's Growing Greater Philadelphia ]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:04:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GGP_Ton_Web.jpg
From the city to the suburbs, our region is thriving. Across Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, a historic transformation is underway and you're part of it.]]>
<![CDATA[Diners Prefer Fast Food to Sit-Down Restaurants: Survey]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:35:57 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-509058622-chipotle.jpg
When it comes to food, more Americans are looking for convenience over quality these days. NBC News reports that satisfaction with full-service restaurants has reached its lowest point in 10 years, according to...

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<![CDATA[Uber Adds Option to Tip Drivers]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:26:23 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/UBER+PAYOUT+3.jpg
Uber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart.

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<![CDATA[Amazon Strikes Again; the Dressing Room in Your House]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 14:52:30 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/amazondressingroom_1200x675.jpg
Amazon is increasingly claiming territory once held exclusively by department stores and it's doing so again, essentially placing a dressing room in your house. Amazon is testing a new service for Prime members...

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<![CDATA[Ken Gets Makeover: Cornrows, Beefy Bod and New Skin Tones]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:33:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/2017Ken_Photogroup.jpg
He's been overshadowed by Barbie for decades, but now Ken is finally getting some attention. Mattel is introducing 15 new looks for the male doll, giving him new skin tones, body shapes and hair styles.

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<![CDATA['Love at First Sight' for Whole Foods and Amazon: CEO]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 08:32:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/amazon-whole-foods.jpg
Whole Foods CEO John Mackey says the deal to be acquired by Amazon was the result of a "whirlwind courtship." Mackey made the remarks during a town hall with Whole Foods employees after the $13.7 billion...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Buys Whole Foods: What That Means for Grocery Prices]]>Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:01:35 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/whole-foods-market2.jpg
Analysts predict big changes for grocers following Amazon’s surprise purchase of Whole Foods, NBC News reported. But they also say there is a clear winner here: Shoppers. "This was a very exciting announcement...

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<![CDATA[Time Warner Just Handed Snapchat a $100 Million Lifeline]]>Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:26:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/snapchat_1200x675.jpg
Snap, the company behind the social media app Snapchat, saw a spike in its shares on Monday after the announcement of a new deal with Time Warner. The deal is valued at $100 million, people familiar with...

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<![CDATA[Family-Owned Company Sells Suburban Philly Newspapers ]]>Tue, 20 Jun 2017 06:20:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/newspapers-generic-stack.jpg
Family-owned Calkins Media is selling its six daily newspapers in the Philadelphia and Pittsburgh suburbs.

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<![CDATA[Dow Hits Another Record High at Open as Tech Stocks Bounce]]>Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:00:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wall-street-sign.jpg
The Dow Jones industrial average continued its march upward Monday, opening at a record high that top's last week's milestone of 21,391.97, CNBC reported. The S&P 500 opened up 0.4 percent, leaving it...

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<![CDATA[Fake NJ Cancer Charity to Shut Down, Pay $350,000: AG]]>Sat, 17 Jun 2017 09:19:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/178*120/Generic-Breast-Cancer-Ribbon.jpg
Breast Cancer Survivors Foundation, based in New Jersey, was founded in 2010 and by 2014, was raising about $3 million a year.

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<![CDATA[Cigna Names Market President for Cigna for PA, DE, WV, Ohio]]>Sat, 17 Jun 2017 09:02:07 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP1113122134434989%282%29.jpg
Cigna has named Monica Schmude as market president for the states of Delaware, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia, providing senior leadership for Cigna's growing presence in these geographies.

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<![CDATA[Philly School District, Teachers Union Tentative Contract]]>Fri, 16 Jun 2017 17:20:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/School+District+of+Philadlephia.jpg
The president of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers and School District of Philadelphia announced Friday that they have reached a tentative contract agreement.

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<![CDATA[BankWork$: Free Banking Career Training Program]]>Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:59:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Free_Banking_Career_Training_Program_In_Philly.jpg
The Philadelphia OIC is partnering with Bankwork$, for a free banking career training program for people from inner-citys.]]>
<![CDATA[US Treasury Department Releases FAQ on Cuba Changes]]>Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:49:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-79836422.jpg
The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control released a series of frequently asked questions regarding President Donald Trump's changes to the U.S. policy toward Cuba Friday, as the...

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<![CDATA[The Costs Of Being A Dad]]>Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:57:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dad-generic-and-son-shaving.jpg
Welcome to parenthood. You are a proud new father, simultaneously overjoyed and terrified. Since you are now responsible for another human being, you should know that the estimate of what it will cost to...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Toll Bros. in Hot Water Over Home Damage in Bucks County ]]>Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:01:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/206*120/toll+bros.jpg
A group of Bucks County residents are taking action against their home builder — Horsham, Pa.-based Toll Brothers — over claims of improper building practices that have caused thousands of dollars in water...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[NJ Rehab, Nursing Center Closing; Eliminating 323 Jobs]]>Fri, 16 Jun 2017 08:10:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Mt+Laurel+Rehab.JPG
A South Jersey nursing and rehabilitation center is closing after receiving a notice that it is being decertified from participation in the Medicare and Medicaid programs by the Department of Health and...

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<![CDATA[NJ Company Recalls 32,000 Pounds of Meat Products]]>Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:49:18 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-816900161.jpg
A New Jersey company is recalling nearly 32,000 pounds of precooked meat products that might contain milk, which is not listed on the product labels.

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<![CDATA['White Skittles' for U.K. Pride Month Are Drawing Backlash]]>Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:07:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/skittles-and-tesco-crop.jpg
An all-white, limited edition of Skittles sold in the U.K. has ignited internet debate over what some critics are calling a tone-deaf marketing scheme to celebrate LGBT Pride month. Skittles partnered...

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<![CDATA[CHOP, Comcast Recruiting Could Be Hurt Under Wage Equity Law]]>Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:18:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast+center.jpg
The ability of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Drexel University and Comcast to recruit new hires and offer them competitive job packages could be hurt by the city's new wage equity law.]]>
<![CDATA[Nike to Cut About 2 Percent of its Global Workforce]]>Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:15:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/nikeshoesdisplay_1200x675.jpg
Nike has announced a new business structure which includes cutting 2 percent of its global workforce on Thursday, CNBC reported. The new structure will focus on serving consumers in 12 cities across 10...

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<![CDATA[China Overturns Rejections of 9 Trump Trademarks]]>Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:42:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chinatrumptrademark_1200x675.jpg
The Chinese government has granted preliminary approval for nine Donald Trump trademarks it had previously rejected, in whole or in part, The Associated Press found, a turn that is likely to fuel further...

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PBJ.COM]]><![CDATA[Court Again Rules in Favor of City in Philly Soda Tax Suit]]>Wed, 14 Jun 2017 11:41:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/soda-generic.jpg
The city is lowering its projections for revenue from Philadelphia's new tax on sweetened drinks, saying it will bring in less than had been anticipated.

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<![CDATA[Earlier Hours Sell Alcohol in Delaware?]]>Tue, 13 Jun 2017 12:42:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/liquor0328.jpg
The state House is set to vote on a bill expanding the hours for Sunday alcohol sales.

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<![CDATA[New Smirnoff Ad Winks at Russian Meddling Probe, Trump]]>Tue, 13 Jun 2017 06:42:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/smirnoff+crop.JPG
Smirnoff vodka has a new ad campaign that references the investigation into Russian interference in last year's U.S. presidential campaign. Pictures of bus stop and billboard ads have been posted to social...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[NJ Sears, Kmart Closing as Part of Nationwide Trend]]>Mon, 12 Jun 2017 15:22:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/searsAP_17131750347074.jpg
One Sears and two Kmart locations in South Jersey will shut their doors as part of the national retailer's latest store closure announcement.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Bucks lawyer disbarred After Sentenced to Prison for Fraud]]>Mon, 12 Jun 2017 15:20:12 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PA+Supreme+Court++copy.jpg
A Bucks County lawyer sentenced to prison almost two years ago for defrauding a client’s estate of more than $2.3 million was disbarred by consent.

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<![CDATA[Uber's Number Two, Emil Michael, Leaves Company]]>Mon, 12 Jun 2017 14:46:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/uberemil.jpg
Uber Chief Business Officer Emil Michael has left the company, according to an email obtained by the New York Times and confirmed by NBC News. Michael will be replaced by David Richter. Uber’s Board of Directors...

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<![CDATA[Gymboree Files For Bankruptcy]]>Mon, 12 Jun 2017 16:26:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_GYMBOREE_BANKRUPT_061217_3-149729151860300001.jpg
Children's clothing retailer Gymboree has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and says it may close up to 450 stores.]]>
<![CDATA[Longtime GE CEO Stepping Down After Transforming the Company]]>Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:16:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/armus-ge-ceo.jpg
General Electric says Jeff Immelt is stepping down as CEO and John Flannery, president and CEO of the conglomerate's health care unit, will take over the post in August. The 61-year-old Immelt will stay on...

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<![CDATA[FDA Asks Endo Pharmaceutical to Get Rid of Opioid]]>Fri, 09 Jun 2017 13:29:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16271837996563.jpg
U.S. regulators want a narcotic painkiller involved in the opioid epidemic off the market amid data showing that people continue to abuse it.

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<![CDATA[Verizon Wants to Make Web Ad Dollars With Yahoo Purchase]]>Thu, 08 Jun 2017 16:16:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/armus-verizon.jpg
Verizon has a simple goal in buying Yahoo: It wants to challenge Google and Facebook in the huge and lucrative field of digital advertising. But Verizon faces its own challenge in doing so, given that it will be...

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<![CDATA[Layoffs Could Total 1,000 as AOL and Yahoo Complete Merger]]>Wed, 07 Jun 2017 19:47:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_410810447126.jpg
Layoffs are expected to take place across AOL and Yahoo that could number up to 1,000 jobs, or 20 percent of the combined company, sources told Recode. The merger between the two companies — after Verizon bought...

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<![CDATA[Company Recalls Cashews Over Possible Glass in Snacks]]>Wed, 07 Jun 2017 11:39:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/RECALL+ALERT.jpg
New Jersey-based Star Snacks Co. announced it is voluntarily recalling two lots of Southern Grove Cashew Halves and Pieces with Sea Salt due to the possibility of the presence of glass pieces.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[$19.3M Stock Sale: Montco Medical Device Maker Raises Funds]]>Wed, 07 Jun 2017 00:39:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/222*120/Trice+Medical.jpg
Montgomery County medical device maker Trice Medical raised $19.3 million from a private stock sale, which it plans to use to take its mi-eye2 product national.

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<![CDATA[Mom Seeks Friends: New App Matches Moms]]>Wed, 07 Jun 2017 06:25:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/momswithkids_1200x675.jpg
A new app on the tech scene allows for new moms from different walks of life to connect with each other nearby in a Tinderesque fashion, reported NBC News. Peanut, a new app created by mom Michelle Kennedy...

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<![CDATA[NJ Store Dawa Changes Name After Wawa Lawsuit ]]>Mon, 05 Jun 2017 08:21:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Barrington+Wawa+31+Generic+Wawa+Generic.jpg
A New Jersey convenience store called Dawa has agreed to change its name after a lawsuit from Wawa, according to recently filed court documents.

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<![CDATA[Here's What to Expect From Apple’s Big Event Next Week]]>Fri, 02 Jun 2017 13:36:07 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/applecompany_1200x675.jpg
Next week Apple is set to have its developer's conference, known as WWDC, where tech experts are expecting Apple to discuss new hardware and software, CNBC reported. Most likely, Apple will reveal its new...

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<![CDATA[Chinese Maker of Ivanka Trump Shoes Denies Labor Violations]]>Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:38:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ivanka-trump-nordstrom1.jpg
A Chinese company that makes shoes for Ivanka Trump and other brands denied allegations Thursday of excessive overtime and low wages made by three activists who have been arrested or disappeared. The Associated...

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<![CDATA[Taxpayers May Have Overpaid by $1B for EpiPen: Senator]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 16:56:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/epipen1.jpg
American taxpayers may have overpaid by as much as $1.27 billion for EpiPen anti-allergy devices over the course of a decade, a U.S. senator said Wednesday. That is nearly three times the $465 million...

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PBJ.COM]]><![CDATA[Soda Tax Revenue Falls to $6.5M in April ]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 16:03:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SodaGroceryTaxPhoto.jpg
The Philadelphia Beverage Tax brought in roughly $6.5 million in revenue for the city's universal pre-K and Rebuild programs in April.]]>
<![CDATA[Mylan Executives Receive Bonuses While EpiPen Prices Rise]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 16:32:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/epipen-generics.jpg
Huge paychecks were awarded to executives while backlash from consumers and the U.S. government escalated over prices Mylan charged for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment.

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<![CDATA[Coffee Shop's Sign Gets Cease-and-Desist From Dunkin']]>Wed, 31 May 2017 18:30:51 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd-dunkin-donuts-st.jpg+19+feb.jpg
A Massachusetts coffee shop owner says he received a cease-and-desist letter from Dunkin' Donuts claiming trademark infringement for riffing on the chain's catchphrase. Steve Copoulos tells the Sun Chronicle he...

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<![CDATA[Growing Pot Industry Offering Breaks to Minorities]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 17:07:18 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/AP_17145686450615.jpg
Oakland and other cities and states with legal pot are trying to make up for the toll marijuana enforcement took on minorities by giving them a better shot at joining the growing marijuana industry.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Kellogg's to Close Montco Facility, Cutting Nearly 300 Jobs ]]>Wed, 31 May 2017 12:11:55 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-494579023.jpg
Kellogg Co. will cut 292 jobs at its Horsham distribution center, according to a WARN notice the company provided to the state of Pennsylvania.

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<![CDATA[Hard Rock Wants to De-Trumpify President's Former Casino]]>Fri, 26 May 2017 12:21:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17095673519755-casino.jpg
When the casino opens in summer 2018, it will bear the signature Hard Rock logo and its ubiquitous guitars, and the dozens of domes, minarets and other Trump-style flourishes will be long gone.

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<![CDATA[How Best Buy Escaped the Retail Apocalypse]]>Thu, 25 May 2017 19:52:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Best+Buy+General+copy.jpg
Shares of Best Buy surged more than 20 percent Thursday after the company posted unexpected sales growth in same store locations. Best Buy is a retail anomaly because it's an enjoyable place to shop, CNBC...

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<![CDATA[Race Car Costs: The High Price of Fielding a Racing Team]]>Thu, 25 May 2017 11:54:23 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/indy500.jpg
Gentlemen, start your engines — of your money-munching machines. While waiting for the flag to drop at the Indianapolis 500 this Memorial Day weekend, are you fantasizing about becoming a race car driver?...

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<![CDATA[How Food Stamp Cuts Could Ripple Through the Economy]]>Wed, 24 May 2017 19:34:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/foto+grenerica+food+stamps+beneficios.jpg
A proposal to curtail the nation's food stamp program would pinch families struggling to pay for groceries and ripple through other areas of the economy, including supermarkets and discounters, as people shuffle...

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<![CDATA[Serena Williams Accepts a New Challenge - in Silicon Valley]]>Thu, 25 May 2017 07:02:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/632915024-Serena-Williams-Australian-Open.jpg
Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. Now she is embarking on a new mission: She says she wants to help...

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<![CDATA[Spots Where Kids Eat Free This Summer]]>Wed, 24 May 2017 07:47:53 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Summetime_Spots_Where_Kids_Eat_Free.jpg
Dining out with the family can be expensive. So, NBC10 has found spots in our area where kids can eat free this summer.]]>
<![CDATA[Free and Fun Tours for the Family]]>Tue, 23 May 2017 08:36:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Free_and_Fun_Tours_For_the_Family.jpg
We are taking a look at different factory and museum tours the whole family can enjoy including crayons, animals and, even, snacks.]]>
<![CDATA[21 Uber Drivers Arrested in Latest Crackdown in Hong Kong]]>Tue, 23 May 2017 03:50:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17061726925292-Uber.jpg
Hong Kong police launched a fresh crackdown Tuesday on Uber, arresting 21 drivers suspected of working for the ride-hailing giant in the Asian financial center. It's the latest regulatory headache for...

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<![CDATA[Penn Lands $9.2M Grant to Study Concussions]]>Mon, 22 May 2017 16:55:18 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Penn+concussions.PNG
Penn Medicine was awarded a $9.25 million grant from the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation to study the underlying mechanisms of concussions.

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<![CDATA[Mall Restaurant Owes Nearly $500K In Taxes: Report]]>Mon, 22 May 2017 13:07:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/taxdayGettyImages-511757628.jpg
A family-owned restaurant, a 20-year mainstay in the Cherry Hill Mall, has reportedly filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

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<![CDATA[Fields Out at Ford; New CEO Hackett Known for Turnarounds]]>Mon, 22 May 2017 18:32:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17142634127676.jpg
The job of Ford's new CEO won't be easy: He will have to shore up the 114-year-old company's traditional auto business, but also invest in self-driving cars and other projects that could one day make that...

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<![CDATA[Oil Company Watches Over Pregnant Polar Bear Under Bridge]]>Fri, 19 May 2017 16:20:30 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/polarbear_alaskaoil_1200x675.jpg
A pregnant polar bear seeking to dig her maternity den chose an unlikely spot: a snow drift along a bridge leading to an artificial production island off the north coast of Alaska. As a threatened species...

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<![CDATA[Ford to Invest $350 Million in Michigan Plant]]>Fri, 19 May 2017 13:54:08 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/fordfactory_1200x675.jpg
Ford is pumping $350 million into a plant outside of Detroit where a new transmission for fuel-efficient vehicles will be built. The Dearborn, Michigan, automaker said Friday that the investment in the Livonia...

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<![CDATA[Tesla Workers Suffer Fainting Spells, Dizziness: Report]]>Thu, 18 May 2017 21:48:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-479833756-Musk.jpg
Workers at Tesla's car factory in California have been fainting, experiencing dizziness and even having seizures, often requiring medical attention. The symptoms have led to more than 100 calls for ambulances...

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<![CDATA[US Dollar Surges After Traders Speculate on Trump ]]>Thu, 18 May 2017 15:48:09 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/stockmarketsgeneric_1200x675.jpg
The U.S. dollar suddenly surged against the British pound and other currencies Thursday after the reemergence of former FBI Director James Comey saying Trump never asked to end the probe, reported CNBC. The...

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<![CDATA[Roger Ailes, Fox News Founder and Political Strategist, Dies]]>Thu, 18 May 2017 17:08:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ailes-GettyImages-142710763.jpg
Roger Ailes, the communications maestro who transformed television news and America's political conversation by creating and ruling Fox News Channel for two decades before being ousted last year for alleged...

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<![CDATA[Companies Stashing Bitcoin in Anticipation of Cyberattacks]]>Thu, 18 May 2017 08:11:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bitcoins.jpg
Companies are stockpiling bitcoins in preparation of future "ransomware" attacks, which have grown exponentially over the past few years, NBC News reported. According to cybersecurity experts and firms, about...

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<![CDATA[Donald Trump Jr., Dubai Business Partner Discuss 'New Ideas']]>Thu, 18 May 2017 06:10:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17107692439758.jpg
Donald Trump Jr. traveled to Dubai and met a billionaire business partner in the city-state, discussing "new ideas" as the Emirati's real estate firm still lists possible plans for future joint projects...

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<![CDATA[Cisco to Cut 1,100 More Jobs Amid Worse-Than-Expected Outlook]]>Wed, 17 May 2017 19:28:18 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CISCO_AP_16229651180299.jpg
Cisco announced Wednesday that it will be cutting 1,100 employees as part of its expanded restructuring plan. The new job cuts come only months after the enterprise technology company cut 5,500 jobs —...

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<![CDATA[Stocks Suffer Worst Day of the Year Amid White House Chaos]]>Wed, 17 May 2017 16:14:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wall-street-sign.jpg
U.S. stocks closed sharply lower on Wednesday as investors digested the latest news out of Washington, with the Dow Jones averagine about 370 points lower, Goldman Sachs contributing the most losses, CNBC...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Hiring Thousands in 1 Day]]>Wed, 02 Aug 2017 13:19:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Hiring_Day_at_Amazon.jpg
Amazon is looking to fill 50,000 jobs across the country and 1,800 in their Robbinsville fulfillment center in New Jersey. They were looking to hire candidates on the spot. Those who could not get to the...]]>