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After record profits, airlines keep adding jobs
The number of jobs at U.S. airlines keeps growing — although slowly — as some of them post record profits.
04:32 PM, Thursday, September 18
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Deal calls for more help to high-demand students
Gov. Nathan Deal says the state should add four industries to a program that gives technical college students grants ...
04:00 PM, Thursday, September 18
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Fed keeps rates low, but brace for the inevitable
Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday.
11:00 AM, Thursday, September 18
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Jury won't consider deaths in Ga. salmonella trial
A jury weighing criminal charges Thursday against the owner of a Georgia peanut plant blamed for a nationwide salmone...
08:00 AM, Thursday, September 18
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Fed signals plan to keep key rate at record low
The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it plans to keep a key interest rate at a record low for a considerable p...
03:30 PM, Wednesday, September 17
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Delta announces Los Angeles-San Antonio nonstops
Delta Air Lines has announced plans for twice-daily nonstop flights between Los Angeles and San Antonio starting next...
01:45 PM, Tuesday, September 16
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UPS expects to hire up to 95,000 seasonal workers
UPDATE: UPS plans to hire up to 95,000 workers to help deliver packages during the busy holiday season — an increase ...
01:00 PM, Tuesday, September 16
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Columbus-based payment firm to expand in McDonough
State officials say a Columbus-based payments company will expand in McDonough, creating up to 450 jobs.
09:03 AM, Tuesday, September 16
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US tobacco growers brace for tougher competition
Starting next month, America's remaining tobacco growers will be totally exposed to the laws of supply and demand.
08:40 AM, Tuesday, September 16
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'Minecraft' could boost Microsoft's mobile reach
UPDATE: Microsoft's decision to spend $2.5 billion for the creator of the hit game "Minecraft" could help the Xbox ma...
04:45 PM, Monday, September 15
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Once-troubled reverse mortgages poised for rebound
Advertised as a path to an affordable retirement, federally insured reverse mortgages are showing signs of a rebound,...
03:05 PM, Monday, September 15
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Olive Garden defends breadstick policy
Olive Garden is defending its practice of giving customers as many breadsticks as they want, saying the policy convey...
12:10 PM, Monday, September 15
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Olive Garden investor: Back off on the breadsticks
UPDATE: In a nearly 300-page treatise on what's wrong with Olive Garden and its management, investor Starboard Value ...
01:15 PM, Friday, September 12
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San Diego cabbies cry foul over body odor test
Body odor is among 52 criteria that officials at San Diego International Airport use to judge taxi drivers. Cabbies s...
11:00 AM, Friday, September 12
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