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Julia Child foundation, oven-maker in legal fight

August 30, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE- In this Aug. 21, 1978 file photo, chef Julia Child displays a salade nicoise she prepared in the kitchen of her vacation home in Grasse, southern France. A foundation set up by Julia Child is in a legal battle in August 2012 with the manufacturer of Thermador ovens, claiming BSH Home Appliances Corp., is [&hellip...

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Yahoo fires bureau chief for Romney/blacks remark

August 30, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

This Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012 photo released by ABC News shows Yahoo News’ Washington bureau chief David Chalian at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. Yahoo News fired Chalian after making a comment about Republican presidential candidate...

Why should you get your air ducts cleaned?

August 29, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

You can tell if your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system needs cleaning by one of two easy ways. To inspect your air ducts, first, with a screwdriver, remove a floor or wall register. Then, 1) Use a small mirror and flashlight      -or-...

Philippine Airlines to buy 54 Airbus jets

August 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

Jean-Francois Laval, center, Senior Vice President for Sales Asia of Airbus, Lucio Tan, left, Chairman and CEO of Philippine Airlines, and Ramon S. Ang, President and COO of Philippine Airlines attend a news conference Tuesday Aug. 28, 2012 in Manila,...

United suffers computer issues, delays widespread

August 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this July 13, 2011 file photo, a man uses a United Airlines check-in kiosk at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco. United Airlines passengers faced delays and long lines after some of its major computer systems and its website...

New mileage standards would double fuel efficiency

August 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Friday, July 29, 2011, photo, President Barack Obama walks down a ramp after delivering a speech at a gathering where he announced new fuel efficiency standards for cars and light trucks at the Washington Convention Center in Washington.The average...

Donors standing by Lance Armstrong's foundation

August 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this June 7, 2011, file photo, signs and balconies overlook the main entrance of Livestrong Sporting Park, home of the Sporting Kansas City MLS soccer club, in Kansas City, Kan. Lance Armstrong’s reputation may be in tatters after his...

Fidelity Investments promotes Abigail Johnson

August 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

File – In this Nov. 15, 2003 file photo Fidelity Investments CEO Edward “Ned” Johnson III is shown at a benefit ball in Boston. Fidelity Investments on Tuesday gave his daughter Abigail Johnson a promotion, naming her as president of...

GOP convention not boom for Tampa merchants

August 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

Owner of the restaurant Fresh Jeff Morzella checks his email, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012, in Tampa, Fla. It’s supposed to be an honor to be picked as the host city of a presidential nominating convention. But so far, a combination of nasty weather, tight...

NYTimes leads group defense in mobile patent suit

August 29, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

This combination of Associated Press file photos shows the The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in Alexandria, Va., left, and The New York Times building in New York, right. The Times is leading the defense of a diverse group of companies that use technology...