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Business Features | March 22, 2017
Apple cuts prices on some iPads
NEW YORK — Apple is cutting prices on two iPad models and introducing red iPhones, but the company held back on updating its higher-end iPad Pro tablets.

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Business Features | March 22, 2017
Laptops banned from planes
WASHINGTON — The U.S. government, citing unspecified threats, is barring passengers on nonstop, U.S.-bound flights from eight mostly Middle Eastern and North African countries from bringing laptops, tablets, electronic games and other devices on board in carry-on bags.

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Business Features | March 22, 2017 Butler Eagle Online
Uber vows to make changes
SAN FRANCISCO — Uber is vowing to head down a new road and become a more humane company following a wave of ugly developments, including allegations of rampant sexual harassment and a video of a profanity-laced confrontation between the ride-hailing company’s CEO and a disgruntled driver.

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Business Features | March 21, 2017
Rich New Yorkers say raise our taxes
ALBANY, N.Y. — Some of the wealthiest New Yorkers are asking the state to raise their taxes.

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Business Features | March 21, 2017
Trump lobbies health reform
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is rallying support for the Republican health care overhaul by taking his case directly to GOP lawmakers at the Capitol, two days before the House plans a climactic vote that poses an important early test for his presidency.

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Business Features | March 21, 2017 Butler Eagle Online
Target revamps its stores for those in a rush
NEW YORK — In a move to bring shoppers back to its stores, Target is embarking on an ambitious redesign aimed at helping people who need to dash in for milk to get out quickly while encouraging those who want to wander the aisles to linger.

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Business Features | March 20, 2017
Stores battle cities over tax
MADISON, Wis. — A battle pitting big-box retail giants including Menards and Wal-Mart against Wisconsin towns and cities is headed to the Legislature.

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Business Features | March 18, 2017
4 to leave Chipotle’s board
NEW YORK — Chipotle, which is trying to revive its fortunes after being rattled by food safety scares, said a third of its board members will leave in May after their terms expire, including three longtime members who were on the board before Chipotle became a public company more than a decade ago.

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Business Features | March 18, 2017 Butler Eagle Online
Closing the Sale
PHILADELPHIA — Mipri Haye, a high school junior, is on Instagram and Snapshot daily, showing off her latest outfits to her girlfriends.

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Business Features | March 18, 2017
U.S. and global partners wrestle over trade stance
BADEN-BADEN, Germany — Top finance officials including new U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin are debating how strong a statement to make in support of free trade at a meeting that will help set the tone for the global economy.

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Business Features | March 17, 2017 Butler Eagle Online
Rite Aid opens on Route 8
On Wednesday, the Rite Aid in the Clearview Mall closed its doors. On Thursday, employees arrived at their new store directly across Route 8.

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Business Features | March 17, 2017
Taxpayers might be on hook for pipeline protest
BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota officials appear poised to go after the U.S. government — and thus U.S. taxpayers — to recoup more than $38 million in state expenses related to months of protests against the Dakota Access pipeline, though a long-standing offer from the project's developer to pay up is still on the table.

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Business Features | March 16, 2017
Marriott opens new hotel in Cranberry
Marriott opens extended-stay hotel in Cranberry Township.

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Business Features | March 16, 2017
Fed sees more hikes
WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve has raised its benchmark interest rate for the second time in three months and forecast two additional hikes this year. The move reflects a consistently solid U.S. economy and will likely mean higher rates on some consumer and business loans.

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Business Features | March 16, 2017
Trump fuel move sets up battle in court
DETROIT — President Donald Trump’s decision to re-examine Obama-era rules that govern automobile gas mileage could be the first round of a potentially bruising political fight: revoking the ability of California and other Democratic-leaning states to set their own, tougher car-emission standards.

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