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Anheuser-Busch Buys Virginia Beer Company

Anheuser-Busch Buys Virginia Beer Company

Anheuser-Busch has announced an agreement to acquire Roseland, Virginia-based Devils Backbone Brewing Company. Read more »

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016
Record For Longest Human Mattress Chain Topples

Record For Longest Human Mattress Chain Topples

An appliance and electronics-leasing company has broken the Guinness World Record for the longest chain of... Read more »

Tuesday, Apr 12, 2016
Pepco, Exelon Trying Last-Ditch Effort to Save Merger

Pepco, Exelon Trying Last-Ditch Effort to Save Merger

Pepco and Exelon are trying a last-ditch effort to get their $6.8 billion merger approved. Watch »

Monday, Mar 7, 2016
Prime Help Boost Amazon's Profits

Prime Help Boost Amazon's Profits

Prime shoppers helped drive Amazon's surprise profit surge in the first quarter. Shares of the e-commerce giant... Read more »

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Facebook Reports Stronger-Than-Expected 1Q Results

Facebook Reports Stronger-Than-Expected 1Q Results

Facebook posted stronger-than-expected results for its first quarter, helped by a growing number of users and higher... Read more »

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016
'Partners': Chobani CEO Gives Employees Shares in Company

'Partners': Chobani CEO Gives Employees Shares in Company

Chobani said Tuesday it is giving its employees an ownership stake in the privately held company. The Greek yogurt... Read more »

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016
Fed Keeps Key Rate Unchanged, Gives No Hint of Next Hike

Fed Keeps Key Rate Unchanged, Gives No Hint of Next Hike

The Federal Reserve is keeping a key interest rate unchanged against the backdrop of a global economic slump and... Read more »

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016
McDonald's Testing No-Preservative McNuggets

McDonald's Testing No-Preservative McNuggets

McDonald's is testing Chicken McNuggets with no artificial preservatives as it works to revive its U.S. Read more »

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016
What To Do If You Are Audited by the IRS

What To Do If You Are Audited by the IRS

You've received a letter from the IRS regarding an audit. Stay calm and assess the situation. Read more »

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016
DoJ Approves Charter Deal to Buy Time Warner Cable

DoJ Approves Charter Deal to Buy Time Warner Cable

The U.S. Justice Department approved Charter Communications' proposed purchase of Time Warner Cable and Bright House... Read more »

Monday, Apr 25, 2016
Sears, Kmart to Close 78 Stores Nationwide

Sears, Kmart to Close 78 Stores Nationwide

Sears Holdings Corp. will close another 78 stores — 68 Kmart units, and 10 Sears stores — as it looks to restore... Read more »

Friday, Apr 22, 2016
Trans-Alaska Pipeline Resumes Oil Production After Fire

Trans-Alaska Pipeline Resumes Oil Production After Fire

The Trans-Alaska Pipeline resumed operations after a fire at a pumping station forced officials to shut it down... Read more »

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016
Intel to Cut 12K Jobs, Reducing Workforce by 11 Percent

Intel to Cut 12K Jobs, Reducing Workforce by 11 Percent

Shares of Intel fell nearly 3 percent after the bell Tuesday as it announced it would cut 12,000 jobs, or 11 percent... Read more »

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016
Last-Minute Tax Day Filing: How to Pay Uncle Sam at Deadline

Last-Minute Tax Day Filing: How to Pay Uncle Sam at Deadline

Waiting until the last minute to pay your taxes can cost you if you are expecting a refund, since the government... Read more »

Monday, Apr 18, 2016
Wegmans Tops List of America's Favorite Grocery Stores

Wegmans Tops List of America's Favorite Grocery Stores

Trader Joe's is no longer America's favorite grocery store. Wegmans tops Market Force’s 2016 list of America’s... Read more »

Thursday, Apr 14, 2016
Why The 2016 Tax Deadline Isn't April 15

Why The 2016 Tax Deadline Isn't April 15

Most people know April 15 as the deadline for submitting personal tax returns, but that's not the case this year. Read more »

Thursday, Apr 14, 2016
WeDC Pitches Startups on the DC Area at SXSW

WeDC Pitches Startups on the DC Area at SXSW

Thinking about a tech startup? How about starting it in the nation's capital? Read more »

Monday, Mar 7, 2016
Blower Vacuums Recalled Due to Fire, Burn Hazards

Blower Vacuums Recalled Due to Fire, Burn Hazards

Two different models of blower vacuums are being recalled due to fire and burn hazards, according to the Consumer... Read more »

Thursday, Apr 16, 2015
Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Chatbot Venture

Zuckerberg Announces Facebook Chatbot Venture

Facebook announced Tuesday it will let developers build chatbots – interactive, responsive messaging programs –... Read more »

Tuesday, Apr 12, 2016
'Pregnancy Penalty' Can Affect Pay of Women Without Kids

'Pregnancy Penalty' Can Affect Pay of Women Without Kids

As women fight what has been an uphill battle for equal pay, they continue to face another exacerbating factor:... Read more »

Monday, Apr 11, 2016
 

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USA Science and Engineering Festival Is April 16-17
The USA Science & Engineering Festival is in its fourth year and is the only national science festival. Science is celebrated all weekend with activities, symposiums, speakers, and special exhibits. The biggest names in STEM attend, and it's free to the public. Read more
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