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Last Updated May 26, 2015 05:45PM

Washington • It turns out that being the first woman to head the Federal Reserve is not the only tradition Janet Yellen is breaking. The Fed said Tuesday that she plans on skipping this year’s gatheri...

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  • What cable deal could mean for consumers
    New York • As the Internet has upended their business, cable companies have been racing to reinvent themselves as dominant broadband providers and dis...
    Updated May 26 2015 05:42 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this May 12, 2015 file photo, emergency personnel work the scene of a train wreck An Amtrak train headed to New York City derailed and crashed in Philadelphia. Amtrak says it will install video cameras inside locomotive cabs that record the actions of train engineers. The move follows a deadly derailment earlier this month in which investigators are searching for clues to the train engineer's actions just before the crash. (AP Photo/Joseph Kaczmarek, File) Amtrak to install cameras in locomotives
    Washington • Amtrak said Tuesday it will install video cameras inside locomotive cabs to record the actions of train engineers, a move that follows a ...
    Updated May 26 2015 05:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • Nestle’s bottled-water plan faces fight in Oregon
    San Francisco • Nestle’s plan to bottle Oregon’s spring water is stoking a fight with lawmakers and environmental activists who say a corporation shou...
    Updated May 26 2015 05:12 pm   |     |   Share
  • Amazon hires 6K workers for distribution
    New York • Amazon is hiring 6,000 full-time workers to staff up across its more than 50 distribution centers in the U.S., but none are in Utah. The wo...
    Updated May 26 2015 05:09 pm   |     |   Share


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  • Gerber recalls 160,000 folding knives after cuts
    New York • More than 160,000 folding knives made by hunting gear company Gerber are being recalled because the blade can unexpectedly unlock and cause...
    Updated May 26 2015 05:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • Tech blog spinoff Re/code bought by Vox Media
    Tech news blog Re/code said Tuesday it’s been acquired by online publishing company Vox Media, just 18 months after spinning off from its former paren...
    Updated May 26 2015 05:22 pm   |     |   Share
  • Developer wants $500M payday on L.A. home
    Los Angeles • One of the biggest homes in U.S. history is rising on a Los Angeles hilltop, and the developer hopes to sell it for a record $500 millio...
    Updated May 26 2015 04:54 pm   |     |   Share
  • Fed may slow rate rises if world growth falters
    Washington • Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said policymakers will consider global growth as they begin to raise interest rates, and th...
    Updated May 26 2015 04:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • Time Warner CEO could get $85M parachute
    Time Warner Cable Chief Executive Robert Marcus could get at least $85 million if he’s terminated within two years of Charter Communications Inc.’s ac...
    Updated May 26 2015 04:30 pm   |     |   Share
  • Cable and pay-TV purchases and near deals
    New York • Charter Communications agreed to buy Time Warner Cable on Tuesday for $55.33 billion. Here’s a look at some of the biggest cable and pay-TV...
    Updated May 26 2015 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Fire controlled at giant Apple plant in Arizona
    Mesa, Ariz. • A fire at a huge plant owned by tech giant Apple Inc. in the Phoenix suburb of Mesa caused a section of the roof to collapse, but no one...
    Updated May 26 2015 04:21 pm   |     |   Share
  • Hard Rock, track propose casino near NYC
    Atlantic City, N.J. • Hard Rock International and the Meadowlands Racetrack are proposing a casino just outside New York City that experts say could b...
    Updated May 26 2015 04:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 file photo, Aer Lingus planes at Dublin airport, Ireland. The Irish government said Tuesday, May 26, 2015 that it intends to sell its 25 percent stake in Aer Lingus to AIG after receiving guarantees that the parent company of British Airways will increase employment and air links with the United States. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison, File) Ireland agrees to sell its Aer Lingus stake to IAG
    Dublin • Ireland intends to sell its 25 percent stake in the Aer Lingus airline to IAG after receiving guarantees that the parent company of British A...
    Updated May 26 2015 04:09 pm   |     |   Share
  • (In this photo taken May 20, 2015, Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., poses for a portrait before an interview with The Associated Press)   in Washington. For Democrats who had hoped to lure Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren into a presidential campaign, independent Sen. Bernie Sanders might be the next best thing. Sanders, who is opening his official presidential campaign Tuesday in Burlington, Vermont, aims to ignite a grassroots fire among left-leaning Democrats wary of Hillary Rodham Clinton. He is laying out an agenda in step with the party's progressive wing and compatible with Warren's platform _ reining in Wall Street banks, tackling college debt and creating a government-financed infrastructure jobs program. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000
    Washington • Sophisticated criminals used an online service run by the IRS to access personal tax information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, part a...
    Updated May 26 2015 05:05 pm   |     |   Share
  • Drives queue to buy fuel at a petrol station in Abuja, Nigeria, Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Nigeria's outgoing government has agreed to pay a debt of $800 million to resolve a months-long fuel crisis crippling the economy days before the inauguration of a new president in the country, oil suppliers said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba) Nigeria paying $800M to oil suppliers to end crisis
    Lagos • Nigeria’s outgoing government has agreed to pay a debt of $800 million to resolve a months-long fuel crisis crippling the economy days before ...
    Updated May 26 2015 04:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • Hormel buying Applegate Farms’ meats for $775M
    New York • Hormel Foods is paying $775 million to add natural and organic meats producer Applegate Farms to its roster of food brands that include Spa...
    Updated May 26 2015 03:57 pm   |     |   Share
  • A tourist touches an ancient column of the archaeological site of Elefsina west of Athens, on Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Greece's finance minister insisted Tuesday that the cash-strapped country will soon reach an agreement with bailout creditors, that will enable it to make a debt payment to the International Monetary Fund on June 5 _ which it would be otherwise unable to pay. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris) A guide to Greece’s debt crisis and what’s at stake
    Athens • Greece is out of cash to repay debts due as soon as next week. The country and its creditors — other eurozone countries and the International...
    Updated May 26 2015 03:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • Time Warner Cable, McDermott move market
    New York • Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE • Time Warner ...
    Updated May 26 2015 03:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • Trader Peter Tuchman, left, works the post that handles Time Warner Cable on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, May 26, 2015.  Charter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion, creating another U.S. TV and Internet giant. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Slumping energy sector leads broad stock sell-off
    New York • The stock market had its worst day in three weeks as traders worried about Greece’s debt problems and a surge in the value of the U.S. doll...
    Updated May 26 2015 02:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • Olive Garden: Breadstick creation on the way
    New York • Olive Garden isn’t finished dreaming up new ways to use its breadsticks. The Italian restaurant chain said earlier this month it would intr...
    Updated May 26 2015 10:52 am   |     |   Share
  • A man walks through the new expansion of the Galaxy Macau casino resort in Macau, Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Macau, the world’s casino capital, is launching a new wave of resort expansion this week with the first of more than $20 billion in projects to open on the up-and-coming Cotai Peninsula over the next two years. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu) Macau resorts channel Batman and Versailles
    Macau is doubling down even as the odds change. The world’s casino capital this week welcomes the first of a new wave of lavish casino resorts for its...
    Updated May 26 2015 10:45 am   |     |   Share