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The old wives' tale that you will catch a cold if you don't bundle up was formally laid to rest last week when Johnson & Johnson released its stellar first-quarter earnings.
For your average graduating senior, this time of year can be the toughest in the whole of the college experience, owing that honor to dreaded finals and the even more dreaded coming job search. For soon-to-be Drexel grads Yakir Gola and Rafael Ilishayev, both 21, though, it’s been immeasurably more hectic thanks to their recently launched and ever-expanding app-based delivery service goPuff, now serving about 25,000 users throughout Philadelphia.
The Street: Your friends may tire of your selfies showing up on Facebook and Twitter , but NASA wants more. The U.S. space agency is asking you to indulge your inner teenager in the interests of planetary science.
WASHINGTON (AP) - People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's vulnerability to the confounding Heartbleed Internet security flaw.
NEW YORK - The future of Aereo, an online service that provides over-the-air TV channels, hinges on a battle with broadcasters that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday.
Blasius Chocolate Factory is settling its tax bill with the city, meaning the popular Kensington candymaker can stay open through Easter weekend. Mayoral...
So much for a done deal. Builders' associations and Pennsylvania's labor lobby may have thought their fight was over regarding a bill that would rewrite state law concerning stalking and harassment in labor disputes.
DENVER (AP) - The U.S. energy boom is blurring the traditional political battle lines across the country.
DETROIT (AP) - General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday.
Step inside Cabela's latest cathedral to the back country and you are confronted by a life-size diorama: A whitetail deer pursued by two ravenous-looking wolves.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The food vendor that holds the contract for feeding Ohio's 50,000 prisoners has repeatedly failed to meet the staffing levels it promised, the state announced Friday as it hit the company with $142,100 in fines.
BEIJING (AP) - The president of General Motors says sales of GM-brand vehicles in China should reach 5 million next year, and Cadillac sales will double to 100,000.
BEIJING (AP) - Ford Motor Co. on Sunday unveiled a new Escort sedan designed in China for global sale at a Beijing auto show that highlighted the growing influence of Chinese tastes on the industry.
SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) - John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly is prepared to make a bid to buy the Buffalo Bills. Donald Trump's on board, too.
DETROIT (AP) - General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more than 30,000 warranty repair claims, according to government documents released Saturday.
INDIO, Calif. (AP) - When it first started in 1999, Coachella was a couple of stages and a dance tent. Tickets were $65. A few dusty stands sold hot dogs and Cokes. It was the end of grunge and the start of a new millennium, and it was all about the music. All for one weekend.
ROME (AP) - Fiat and Chrysler announced plans Saturday to build three new Jeep models in China for that market, the biggest for the vehicles outside the United States, as they attempt to boost sales in a country where they lag behind their competitors.
WAIALUA, Hawaii (AP) - You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii.
Dave Ramsey: Would it be a good idea to open CD accounts for my two small children?
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