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AC casino revenue down 3.8 percent; online win up 26 percent

February 12, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

The exterior of Caesars casino in Atlantic City, N.J. is shown in this photo from Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, the same day that New Jersey gambling regulators released figures showing the city’s eight casinos won $190.1 million in January, a decrease of 3.8 percent from January 2015. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — [&hellip...

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US, Cuba to sign agreement on restarting commercial flights

February 12, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Aug. 14, 2015 file photo, the airplane carrying U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry prepares to depart the airport in Havana, Cuba, after the reopening of the U.S. Embassy after 54 years of broken diplomatic relations. The United States and Cuba will...

What Facebook’s policy on nudity means in practice

February 12, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Nov. 6, 2007 file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed at a Facebook announcement in New York. Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday Feb. 12, 2016 as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the...

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Say I love you with Mama Tuckers

February 12, 2016 • Dining GuideComments (0)

Mama Tuckers 625-1475 3109 N. Main Open Tue. – Sat. 6am – 2pm Sundays 6am – noon Mama Tuckers makes Valentine Day Hand Pies, Macaroons, Cake Pops, Brownies, Tarts, Chocolate Cheesecake and even Gluten Free treats! Come get your valentine...

Japan stocks down 5.3 percent after Europe, US sell-off

February 11, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

A woman walks past an electronic stock board showing world stock prices including Japan’s Nikkei 225 in Tokyo, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Asian shares fell Friday, with Japan’s Nikkei 225 index tumbling more than 5 percent following a sell-off in European...

NY to require manufacturers to pay for fouled water cleanup

February 11, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Jan. 21, 2016 file photo, the Hoosic River runs through the village of Hoosick Falls, N.Y. New York regulators say Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Honeywell International are required to pay for the investigation and cleanup of a toxic chemical...

Uber to pay $28.5M to settle safety ad lawsuits

February 11, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber says it will pay $28.5 million to settle two lawsuits that said the ride-hailing firm misled customers about its safety procedures and fees. The company on Thursday told a federal judge in San Francisco that it wants to settle the...

Apple co-founder is bringing us an even nerdier ‘Comic Con’

February 10, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect sense to him to bring a convention meshing technology with pop culture to Silicon Valley. The convergence will...

Hong Kong, Seoul stocks sharply lower after holidays

February 10, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks shuddered again Thursday, led by sharp drops in Hong Kong and South Korea, which were catching up to global market turmoil after being shut for Lunar New Year holidays. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong’s Hang Seng fell...

Yellen: Persistent economic weakness could slow rate hikes

February 10, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned Wednesday that global weakness and falling financial markets could depress the U.S. economy’s growth and slow the pace of Fed interest rate hikes. But Yellen made clear that the Fed...