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The Latest: Plaintiff wanted to help others in talc case

Aug 21, 2017

The attorney for a hospitalized woman who won a $417 million judgment in a lawsuit claiming the talc in Johnson & Johnson's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer says his client is not looking for sympathy

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SBA head sees businesses held back by lack of loans, workers

Aug 16, 2017

Six months into her tenure, SBA head sees businesses as optimistic but held back by lack of loans, workers

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Lynch sits during anthem in Raiders loss in Arizona

Aug 13, 2017

Marshawn Lynch sits during anthem before Oakland's preseason loss in Arizona

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What's next? Who's next? Businesses need succession plans

Aug 9, 2017

Planning for who will take over for them should be a small business owner's priority

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Coming to you from a Cairo village: Egypt's first minicar

Aug 8, 2017

In shadow of Giza's pyramids, Egyptian entrepreneur builds country's first locally made minicar

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Global stocks mixed as boost from US jobs report fades

Aug 7, 2017

Global stock markets mixed as investors monitor dollar, lift from strong U.S. payroll fades

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Consumer Affairs

Pressured by government, Uber agrees to protect rider data

Aug 15, 2017

Ride-hailing service Uber has agreed to protect data and audit use of rider information to settle a complaint from the federal government that it deceived customers

Consumers Reports pulls Microsoft laptop recommendation

Aug 10, 2017

Consumer Reports is pulling its recommendation of four Microsoft laptops after a survey found that users were complaining about problems with the devices

Apple to open data center in China with government ties

Jul 13, 2017

Apple will open a data center in mainland China with ties to the country's government in a move likely to raise concerns about the security of iCloud accounts that store personal information transferred from iPhones, iPads and Mac computers there

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