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Apple banishes usage of benzene and n-hexane on its products

Apple banishes usage of benzene and n-hexane on its products
Often used in solvents, benzene and n-hexane can reportedly cause cancer and nerve damage, if not handled properly.
Read more 1 week ago, 1:30am CDT
 

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Apple buying Beats for $3.2B?

Apple buying Beats for $3.2B?
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is orchestrating a $3.2 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, the headphone maker and...
Read more May 9 2014, 4:00am CDT
 

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U.S. Auto Loans Soar To Highest In 8 years

Source: CBS Charlotte

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. auto loans jumped to the highest level in eight years this spring, fueled by a big increase in lending to risky borrowers, according to a report Thursday by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Yet the New York Fed also said that loans to borrowers with shoddy credit, also known as subprime lending, still make up a smaller proportion of total auto loans than before the Great Recession. Federal banking regulat ...
Full article at: CBS Charlotte 2 days ago, 7:00am CDT
 

AP Exclusive: Man denies he's Bitcoin founder

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The man Newsweek claims is the founder of Bitcoin denied he had anything to do with the digital...
Read more Mar 6 2014, 8:26pm CST
 

U.S. Auto Loans Soar To Highest In 8 years

Source: WJZ

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. auto loans jumped to the highest level in eight years this spring, fueled by a big increase in lending to risky borrowers, according to a report Thursday by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Yet the New York Fed also said that loans to borrowers with shoddy credit, also known as subprime lending, still make up a smaller proportion of total auto loans than before the Great Recession. Federal banking regulators have raised concerns in recent month ...
Full article at: WJZ 2 days ago, 7:00am CDT
 

Villegas wins Wyndham Championship; Winston-Salem Open gets underway

Source: Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area

Camilo Villegas won the Wyndham Championship Sunday at the Sedgefield County Club in Greensboro, giving the Columbian golfer his first PGA Tour victory in four years. Villegas won by a stroke. He shot a 7-under 63 and finished at 17-under 263, according to the Associated Press and the Wyndham Championship. Meanwhile, another major sporting event is getting into full swing in the Triad this week. The Winston-Salem Open kicked off Saturday and will run throug ...
Full article at: Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area 2 days ago, 6:44am CDT
 

Former NAACP president moves to venture capital

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Just months after stepping down as head of the nation's largest civil rights organization,...
Read more Mar 4 2014, 2:26am CST
 

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Amazon plans to test its delivery drones in India
Amazon plans to test its delivery drones in India
Working on a law to limit drones may not be a priority for India, but when Amazon floods its skies with drones, it will soon realize a need.
 
Selena Gomez is back in the Arms of Justin Bieber
Selena Gomez is back in the Arms of Justin Bieber
The song siren, Selena Gomez is back in the arms of Justin Bieber. It seems like you cannot keep the two apart for long.
 
Sara Bareilles to lend Tribute to Robin Williams
Sara Bareilles to lend Tribute to Robin Williams
Sara Bareilles is to lend tribute to the late Robin Williams at Emmys 2014.
 

CMPD Officers, 10-Year-Old Girl Shot

Source: CBS Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Charlotte man is in police custody after a young girl and two officers responding to a report of a domestic shooting were wounded. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said a woman called 911 Sunday and said her boyfriend tried to attack her. Police Chief Rodney Monroe say two officers were slightly wounded while responding. They are four-year veteran Eric Bojaj and Kevin Stafford, on the job nearly three years. Monroe said one was struck in the leg and arm and the other in ...
Full article at: CBS Charlotte 2 days ago, 6:08am CDT
 

NHL combine will move to Buffalo from Toronto

Source: Business First of Buffalo

The National Hockey League's pre-draft scouting combine will be coming to Buffalo the next two years. Formal announcement of the move from Toronto will be made this afternoon, according to the Associated Press. The Buffalo Sabres have called a 1 p.m. press conference, but have not revealed the subject. AP says that two different sources have confirmed that the combine -- which brings together the NHL's top draft prospects -- will be coming ne ...
Full article at: Business First of Buffalo 3 days ago, 5:12am CDT
 

AP Exclusive: Health law cybersecurity challenges

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the Obama administration raced to meet its self-imposed deadline for online health insurance...
Read more Feb 25 2014, 1:51pm CST
 


 

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