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Vt. man’s ‘eat more kale’ gets ‘preliminary no’

April 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Bo Muller-Moore holds a stencil used to make shirts on Monday, April 22, 2013 in Montpelier, Vt. The Vermont folk artist who built a T-shirt business around the term “eat more kale” says he’s expecting to learn more about his legal fight to protect the term in his fight with the fast food giant Chick-fil-A. [&hellip...

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Asia stocks fall after China production slips

April 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

People walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm showing Japan’s benchmark Nikkei stock exchange surged 261.88 to 1,578.36 in Tokyo Monday, April 22, 2013. Asian markets traded higher Monday, with Tokyo stock markets heading close to a...

Feds delay policy to allow small knives on planes

April 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 26, 2006, file photo, knives of all sizes and types are piled in a box at the State of Georgia Surplus Property Division store in Tucker, Ga., and are just a few of the hundreds of items discarded at the security checkpoints of...

NY governor appoints Madoff lawyer to ethics board

April 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE–In this May 31, 2012 file photo, Janet DiFiore, chairman of the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics, presides over a meeting in Albany, N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is replacing DiFiore as head of the commission with former Manhattan...

Drop in gas prices benefits US drivers, economy

April 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday, April 19, 2013, photo, gas prices are displayed on in Montpelier, Vt. A sharp decline in the price of oil this month is making gasoline cheaper at a time of year when it typically gets more expensive. It’s a relief to motorists...

Netflix’s 1Q subscriber gains catapult stock

April 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, photo, a Netflix envelop containing a DVD to be returned by mail is clipped onto a mailbox, in Springfield, Ill. Netflix reports quarterly financial results after the market closes, Monday, April 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Seth...

GE hires 200 more workers for new line

April 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

General Electric Appliances President Chip Blankenship welcomes guests as his company unveils its new washer and dryer at Appliance Park in Louisville, Ky, Monday, April 22, 2013. The appliances have built in risers that raise the products seven inches making...

Former Google CEO shares vision in tech treatise

April 21, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Friday, March 22, 2013, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt gestures during an interactive session with group of students at a technical university in Yangon, Myanmar Schmidt, who spent a decade as the company’s CEO, shares his ruminations and...

Fans sink into Cruise’s ‘Oblivion’ in $38.2M debut

April 21, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments (0)

This film publicity image released by Universal Pictures shows Tom Cruise in a scene from “Oblivion.” (AP Photo/Universal Pictures) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Movie fans slipped into “Oblivion” as the Tom Cruise sci-fi thriller led Hollywood...

Some waste away trying out for AC’s Margaritaville

April 21, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Jimmy Perez, lead guitarist for the band The Clamdiggers, performs during an audition on April 19, 2013 in Atlantic City N.J. for a gig at Margaritaville, the $35 million music, food and entertainment complex opening memorial Day weekend at Resorts Casino...