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Six Flags investigating roller-coaster death

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

The Texas Giant roller coaster ride sits idle in the foreground as people take in another ride a the Six Flags Over Texas park Saturday, July 20, 2013, in Arlington, Texas. Investigators will try to determine if a woman who died while riding the roller coaster at the amusement park Friday night fell from the [&hellip...

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Obama’s latest economic push has familiar feel

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This July 19, 2013 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking to reporters in the Brady Press Briefing room of the White House in Washington. Drawing renewed attention to the economy, Obama will return this week to an Illinois college where...

Authorities: 12 arrests after oil pipeline protest

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Protesters from the Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands (MICATS) group gather at a Enbridge pipleline construction site near Stockbridge, Mich., Monday July 22, 2013. Authorities say they’ve arrested 12 people protesting the Michigan oil pipeline...

Hells Angel member pleads guilty in Nev. shooting

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Cesar Villagrana, left, talks with attorney Richard Schonfeld during his change of plea Monday morning July 22, 2013 in Washoe District Court in Reno, Nev. Villagrana pleaded guilty to one count of battery with a deadly weapon and one count of challenge to...

Netflix’s 2Q report flops despite soaring earnings

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE -This file image released by Netflix shows Kevin Spacey in a scene from the Netflix original series, “House of Cards,” an adaptation of a British classic. Netflix reports quarterly earnings on Monday, July 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Netflix, Melinda...

Glaxo says executives may have broken Chinese law

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This April 28, 2010 file photo shows the GlaxoSmithKline offices in London. Drug manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline, under investigation in China on suspicion its employees bribed doctors, said Thursday, July 18, 2013 its finance director for the...

Toyota sudden acceleration case set to begin in CA

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010 file photo shows Jeffrey Uno, right, and his father, Peter Uno, the son and husband of Noriko Uno, seen in framed photo, who died in an alleged “sudden unintended acceleration” crash in a Toyota Camry in...

Ga. blueberry knocks peach off top of fruit pile

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Wednesday, July 17, 2013 photo, Meredith James, 7, left, and her sister Grace Katherine James, 9, look for ripe blueberries in the pick-your-own field at Foxbrier Farm, in Chattahoochee Hill Country, Ga. While Georgia is officially known as the Peach...

Portugal’s president keeps coalition govt in power

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Portugal’s President Anibal Cavaco Silva addresses the country from the Belem presidential palace in Lisbon Sunday, July 21 2013. Cavaco Silva had asked the government to reach a consensus with the Socialist Party, the main opposition party, but on...

NH governor open to Medicaid expansion options

July 22, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Tuesday June 4, 2013 file photo, New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan speaks at a news conference in favor of expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Hassan says she’s open to considering alternatives to enrolling an estimated...