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  • In battle for coffee pod market, it's Keurig vs. recyclables

    LINCOLN, Calif. – One measure of how heated the environmental battle has become over coffee giant Keurig Green Mountain's $5 billion-a-year plastic po ...
    March 20, 2015 - 6:23 pm
  • 80 years later, how would Atlantic City-based Monopoly look?

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Monopoly is celebrating 80 years of capitalist cunning and dinner-table deals.
    March 20, 2015 - 6:22 pm
  • FIFA banks $2B in 2014; World Cup turns $337M total profit

    ZURICH – The World Cup's commercial power led to record revenue of $2 billion for FIFA last year, with $337 million in profits coming from the four-ye ...
    March 20, 2015 - 6:10 pm
  • McHenry County baby boomer entrepreneurs describe experiences starting off

    In November 2013, 51-year-old Mike Ammer, of Huntley, found himself feeling burned out in an industry he'd been part of for 32 years.
    March 20, 2015 - 5:41 pm
  • Don't want NSA to spy on your email? 5 things you can do

    SAN FRANCISCO – More than half of Americans are worried about the U.S. government's digital spies prying into their emails, texts, search requests and ...
    March 20, 2015 - 5:27 pm
  • Why Fed won't have a big impact on your loans anytime soon

    NEW YORK – Nobody knows when exactly, but the day will eventually come when the Federal Reserve nudges its benchmark lending rate from next to zero to ...
    March 20, 2015 - 5:26 pm
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