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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
River Valley Food Bank Helps Hungry KidsFORT SMITH (KFSM) — The River Valley Food Bank in Fort Smith received a large d
River Valley Food Bank Helps Hungry Kids
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 4 hours ago
FORT SMITH (KFSM) — The River Valley Food Bank in Fort Smith received a large donation of canned soup from the business Conagra. Volunteers packaged the soup, along with pudding cups, and will spend the week distributing it to area... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Biotech project set for unveiling in DunkirkGov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Thursday will visit Dunkirk to formally unveil the stat
Biotech project set for unveiling in Dunkirk
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Thursday will visit Dunkirk to formally unveil the state’s plans to spend $200 million to build a high-tech drug manufacturing center there for a Buffalo biotech company. Cuomo will reveal details about the until-now closely... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Criminal Investigation of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. Just Took a Turn for the WorseHealth officials can't find a source for the E. coli outbreak that crippled Chi
Criminal Investigation of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. Just Took a Turn for the Worse
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Health officials can't find a source for the E. coli outbreak that crippled Chipotle Mexican Grill's sales, which may cast lingering doubts about a recurrence. Things looked as if they might fall into place again for Chipotle Mexican Grill after the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Number Of Manufacturing Jobs Continues DeclineThe number of manufacturing jobs in Chautauqua County continues to decline, acc
Number Of Manufacturing Jobs Continues Decline
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The number of manufacturing jobs in Chautauqua County continues to decline, according to data released by the New York State Department of Labor. According to preliminary figures, 8,900 people were employed in manufacturing-related jobs in... Read more
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dna
From wild grass in Africa to cinema house staple: Story of evolution of popcornTarannum Pasricha never enjoyed watching movies when she was on the all-protein
From wild grass in Africa to cinema house staple: Story of evolution of popcorn
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Tarannum Pasricha never enjoyed watching movies when she was on the all-protein, Dukan diet. What's the connection, you ask. "I cannot watch a movie if there's no popcorn. Isn't that normal?" poses the filmmaker, disturbed at the suggestion that... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
BP moving another 200 jobs to the Loop from NapervilleOil giant BP is moving another 200 employees from the suburbs downtown, continu
BP moving another 200 jobs to the Loop from Naperville
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
Oil giant BP is moving another 200 employees from the suburbs downtown, continuing a shift back to where its former Amoco unit got its start. About 200 workers, all of them in white-collar support positions, will have their jobs shuffled from... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Yes, HQs are one piece of a city's economic puzzle. But they are a big pieceIn the recent article “The Incredible Shrinking HQ,” Crain's argues that “corpo
Yes, HQs are one piece of a city's economic puzzle. But they are a big piece
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
In the recent article “The Incredible Shrinking HQ,” Crain's argues that “corporations moving their headquarters to Chicago arrive with only a handful of employees and a modest economic impact.” This idea could not be further from the truth. The... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Rays, Hillsborough County officials set to meet and greetThe Tampa Bay Rays are ready to begin their courtship with Hillsborough County.
Rays, Hillsborough County officials set to meet and greet
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
The Tampa Bay Rays are ready to begin their courtship with Hillsborough County. Rays officials are set to meet with a group of Hillsborough County leaders on Friday. The group includes Hillsborough County Commissioner Ken Hagan, Tampa Mayor Bob... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Rays release document outlining vision for new baseball parkTAMPA — They’re a long way from settling on a street number or even a ZIP code,
Rays release document outlining vision for new baseball park
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
TAMPA — They’re a long way from settling on a street number or even a ZIP code, but the Tampa Bay Rays are finally beginning to sketch out a vision for what they want in a new ballpark. Their new home should be at about 20-acres, accessible to major... Read more
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The Post-Journal
County Unemployment Declining, Still Above State AverageHowever, the county's 5.7 percent jobless rate is still above the state average
County Unemployment Declining, Still Above State Average
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
However, the county's 5.7 percent jobless rate is still above the state average of 4.8 percent. The figures are preliminary and are subject to change. In December 2014, the unemployment rate in Chautauqua County stood at 6.5 percent - a .8 percent... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Popcorn Market to Record a Revenue of over USD 12 Billion by 2020, says TechnavioLONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The global popcorn market is set to grow at a CAGR of
Global Popcorn Market to Record a Revenue of over USD 12 Billion by 2020, says Technavio
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The global popcorn market is set to grow at a CAGR of about 7% during the forecast period, according to Technavio’s latest report. In this report, Technavio covers the market outlook and growth prospects of theglobal popcorn... Read more
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Investopedia
Jana Partners: An Activist Investor AnalysisJana Partners is an activist hedge fund founded by Barry Rosenstein in 2001. Th
Jana Partners: An Activist Investor Analysis
Investopedia / Posted 7 days ago
Jana Partners is an activist hedge fund founded by Barry Rosenstein in 2001. The fund specializes in event-driven investing by applying a fundamental analysis to identify undervalued companies in the market. Based in New York, the fund manages around... Read more
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Business Wire
ConAgra Foods, Inc. Announces Cash Tender Offer for $1.4 Billion Aggregate Principal Amount of Certain NotesOMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) ("ConAgra Foods")
ConAgra Foods, Inc. Announces Cash Tender Offer for $1.4 Billion Aggregate Principal Amount of Certain Notes
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) ("ConAgra Foods") announced today it has commenced a tender offer (the "Tender Offer") to purchase for cash up to $1.4 billion combined aggregate principal amount (the "Maximum Tender... Read more
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Animation World Network
‘Mack & Moxy’ Specials Headed to PBSLOS ANGELES -- Mack & Moxy, a new series of specials produced by Socially Dynam
‘Mack & Moxy’ Specials Headed to PBS
Animation World Network / Posted 8 days ago
LOS ANGELES -- Mack & Moxy, a new series of specials produced by Socially Dynamic Entertainment, will begin airing on PBS stations nationwide beginning April 1, 2016. This children’s media property was created to inspire the next generation of great... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
ConAgra beats share projections for second quarterConAgra Foods, the maker of Slim Jim and Chef Boyardee, beat analyst projection
ConAgra beats share projections for second quarter
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
ConAgra Foods, the maker of Slim Jim and Chef Boyardee, beat analyst projections on earnings reported Tuesday for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2016, despite a decline in sales. Led by CEO Sean Connolly, ConAgra is in the midst of immense... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
bound ConAgra spends $75M to buy 3 of its Omaha HQ buildingsConAgra Foods has bought three of the buildings on is Omaha campus for roughly
bound ConAgra spends $75M to buy 3 of its Omaha HQ buildings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
ConAgra Foods has bought three of the buildings on is Omaha campus for roughly $75 million to give the company flexibility as it plans to move its headquarters to Chicago next year. The Omaha World-Herald reports ConAgra now owns three of the five... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
ConAgra completes private-label deal with TreeHouseTreeHouse Foods completed its $2.7 billion acquisition of ConAgra Foods' privat
ConAgra completes private-label deal with TreeHouse
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
TreeHouse Foods completed its $2.7 billion acquisition of ConAgra Foods' private-label business, both companies announced Monday. For Oak Brook-based TreeHouse, the acquisition further bolsters the company's position as a giant in the business of... Read more
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Market Watch
10 companies suffering the biggest sales declines this earnings seasonFriday was a profitable day for stocks, with broad gains in most sectors. Inves
10 companies suffering the biggest sales declines this earnings season
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
Friday was a profitable day for stocks, with broad gains in most sectors. Investors anticipated a possible cut in oil production by OPEC members and Russia, and also reacted to the Bank of Japan’s decision to cut the interest rate on excess reserves... Read more
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The Post-Journal
County Focused On Keeping Remaining ManufacturersBringing more manufacturing business to Chautauqua County is a challenge, but o
County Focused On Keeping Remaining Manufacturers
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Bringing more manufacturing business to Chautauqua County is a challenge, but officials say the industry is alive and well despite changes in the national and global economy. "The key is keeping the businesses we have. We have anchors at both ends... Read more
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FOX News
U.S. Justice Dept looks into Chipotle norovirus outbreakWASHINGTON – The U.S. Justice Department is looking into a norovirus outbreak a
U.S. Justice Dept looks into Chipotle norovirus outbreak
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Justice Department is looking into a norovirus outbreak at a Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant in California, according to people familiar with the matter, signaling heightened interest from Washington on food safety... Read more
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AdWeek
4A's Issues Media Transparency Guidelines Without ANA SupportAfter a year of contentious industry debate, the 4A's is weighing in with media
4A's Issues Media Transparency Guidelines Without ANA Support
AdWeek / Posted 13 days ago
After a year of contentious industry debate, the 4A's is weighing in with media transparency guidelines covering business arrangements, agency remuneration practices and recommended guidelines for media market participants in the U.S. "The most... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Kaleidoscope, under CEO Chiappetta, does product and packaging design—fastPackaged-foods companies like Kraft Heinz and ConAgra are furiously cutting cos
Kaleidoscope, under CEO Chiappetta, does product and packaging design—fast
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 13 days ago
Packaged-foods companies like Kraft Heinz and ConAgra are furiously cutting costs to increase profits and appease activist shareholders. To generate long-term growth, they're also trying to create healthier offerings in more modern packaging. This... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 14 days ago
The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More shoppers are regularly buying food labeled as natural, yet most people still don't fully understand what the word means, according to a study out Wednesday from Consumer... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More shoppers are regularly buying food labeled as natural, yet most people still don't fully understand what the word means, according to a study out Wednesday from Consumer... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Labels raise the question: Are these 7 foods really 'natural'?The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More
Labels raise the question: Are these 7 foods really 'natural'?
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More shoppers are regularly buying food labeled as natural, yet most people still don't fully understand what the word means, according to a study out Wednesday from Consumer... Read more
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First Coast News
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?
First Coast News / Posted 14 days ago
The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More shoppers are regularly buying food labeled as natural, yet most people still don't fully understand what the word means, according to a study out Wednesday from Consumer... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 14 days ago
The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More shoppers are regularly buying food labeled as natural, yet most people still don't fully understand what the word means, according to a study out Wednesday from Consumer... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More
Labels raise question: Are these 7 foods 'natural'?
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
The so-called "natural" food you're buying may not live up to the claim. More shoppers are regularly buying food labeled as natural, yet most people still don't fully understand what the word means, according to a study out Wednesday from Consumer... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
60+ employers attending job fair at Mellwood Arts CenterLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Managers from more than 60 companies are meeting with p
60+ employers attending job fair at Mellwood Arts Center
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Managers from more than 60 companies are meeting with prospective employees at the Mellwood Arts Center on Wednesday. The job fair starts at 10 a.m. and goes until 2 p.m. Job seekers can speak one-on-one with company... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Will Smucker Raise Its Dividend in 2016?Some of Smucker's iconic brands. Image source: J.M. Smucker. J.M. Smucker , th
Will Smucker Raise Its Dividend in 2016?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
Some of Smucker's iconic brands. Image source: J.M. Smucker. J.M. Smucker , the maker of such cupboard staples as Folgers and Dunkin' Donuts coffee, Jif peanut butter, and Smucker's jam, has been filling investors' pocketbooks while it fills... Read more
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The Buffalo News
State to spend $200 million on drug-making facility in Dunkirk for Buffalo biotech firmThe state plans to spend $200 million to build a high-tech drug-manufacturing c
State to spend $200 million on drug-making facility in Dunkirk for Buffalo biotech firm
The Buffalo News / Posted 19 days ago
The state plans to spend $200 million to build a high-tech drug-manufacturing center in Dunkirk for a Buffalo biotech firm that would create hundreds of jobs, The Buffalo News has learned. The money is included in Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s state budget... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
TreeHouse expanding presence in OmahaTreeHouse Foods, the Oak Brook-based private-label food company, announced Wedn
TreeHouse expanding presence in Omaha
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
TreeHouse Foods, the Oak Brook-based private-label food company, announced Wednesday that it will keep 280 ConAgra Foods employees in Omaha after the acquisition of ConAgra's private-label business. In November, TreeHouse announced its planned $2.7... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
ConAgra CEO: 'This is not for the faint of heart'Since Connolly, 50, took the reins of ConAgra in April, the changes have been b
ConAgra CEO: 'This is not for the faint of heart'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Since Connolly, 50, took the reins of ConAgra in April, the changes have been bold and the cuts deep. "This is a highly competitive industry," he said. "This is not for the faint of heart." A quick recap of ConAgra changes under Connolly's watch:... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
$110M Goes to Fund Warehouse BuyThe 456,412-square-foot class A cold-storage warehouse and distribution facilit
$110M Goes to Fund Warehouse Buy
GlobeSt.com / Posted 19 days ago
The 456,412-square-foot class A cold-storage warehouse and distribution facility is located in Richland, WA RICHLAND, WA�Lexington Realty Trust has borrowed $110 million in acquisition financing for the purchase of a 456,412-square-foot class A... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Target stores are switching to cage-free eggs by 2025MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target Corp. has announced that it's transitioning to 100 pe
Target stores are switching to cage-free eggs by 2025
Marshall Independent / Posted 21 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target Corp. has announced that it's transitioning to 100 percent cage-free shell eggs by 2025. The Minneapolis-based discount retailer joins a growing list of companies across the country that have announced plans in recent... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Target stores are switching to cage-free eggs by 2025MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Target Corp. has announced that it's transitioning to 100 pe
Target stores are switching to cage-free eggs by 2025
KTTC Rochester / Posted 21 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Target Corp. has announced that it's transitioning to 100 percent cage-free shell eggs by 2025. The Minneapolis-based discount retailer joins a growing list of companies across the country that have announced plans in recent... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Target Stores Are Switching To Cage-Free Eggs By 2025Target Corp. has announced that it's transitioning to 100 percent cage-free she
Target Stores Are Switching To Cage-Free Eggs By 2025
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 21 days ago
Target Corp. has announced that it's transitioning to 100 percent cage-free shell eggs by 2025. The Minneapolis-based discount retailer joins a growing list of companies across the country that have announced plans in recent months to source their... Read more
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Food Business Review
Mondelez commits to source 100% cage-free eggs in US by 2020 Published 20 January 2016 US-based confectionery company Mondelez Internatio
Mondelez commits to source 100% cage-free eggs in US by 2020
Food Business Review / Posted 21 days ago
Published 20 January 2016 US-based confectionery company Mondelez International has committed to source 100% cage-free eggs in the US and Canada by 2020 and in Europe by 2025. The... Read more
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Food Business Review
ConAgra commits to use 100% cage-free eggs by 2025 Published 19 January 2016 US-based ConAgra Foods has committed to use 100% c
ConAgra commits to use 100% cage-free eggs by 2025
Food Business Review / Posted 22 days ago
Published 19 January 2016 US-based ConAgra Foods has committed to use 100% cage-free eggs in its US products by 2025. ConAgra Foods senior vice president and chief procurement officer Chris... Read more
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Business Wire
ConAgra Targets 100 Percent Cage-Free Egg Supply By 2025OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) announced today t
ConAgra Targets 100 Percent Cage-Free Egg Supply By 2025
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE: CAG) announced today that it will work toward a supply of 100 percent cage-free eggs in its U.S. operations by 2025. “This decision is part of ConAgra’s ongoing commitment to the humane and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Saudi Arabia Is Buying Up American Farmland To Export Agricultural Products Back HomeThat's actually smart considering that the US Dollar has become a major Problem
Saudi Arabia Is Buying Up American Farmland To Export Agricultural Products Back Home
Zero Hedge / Posted 24 days ago
That's actually smart considering that the US Dollar has become a major Problem >> https://goo.gl/IoiSjv I'm still waiting for UKnoWho to catch on to the next Straw-man and blame the Saudi's for the demise oif the US economy... "Why, just when My... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Incentive program built on promiseOfficials touted Dassault Falcon Jet's expansion more than two years ago as a s
Incentive program built on promise
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
Officials touted Dassault Falcon Jet's expansion more than two years ago as a shining example of state government and industry working together to secure jobs for Arkansans. The company announced in May 2013 that it would spend $60 million to expand... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
University of Northern Colorado announces $4.2 million gift from Monfort Family FoundationThe Monfort Family Foundation has pledged $4.2 million to the University of Nor
University of Northern Colorado announces $4.2 million gift from Monfort Family Foundation
Greeley Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
The Monfort Family Foundation has pledged $4.2 million to the University of Northern Colorado’s Kenneth W. Monfort College of Business, marking the largest gift from the Monfort Family Foundation since 1999. The donation will be spread over six... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
This area might be the new Tampa home for the RaysTAMPA - Mayor Bob Buckhorn said today the city of Tampa is going to "compete an
This area might be the new Tampa home for the Rays
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 26 days ago
TAMPA - Mayor Bob Buckhorn said today the city of Tampa is going to "compete and compete hard" to get the Tampa Bay Rays to build their new park across the bay. The location that sticks out, an area of land between Ybor and Downtown. There is one... Read more
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Orange County Register
Chipotle's success made it vulnerableNot many business success stories rival Chipotle Mexican Grill’s. From its sta
Chipotle's success made it vulnerable
Orange County Register / Posted 26 days ago
Not many business success stories rival Chipotle Mexican Grill’s. From its start in 1993 as a burrito stand in Denver opened by a young Culinary Institute of America-trained chef who borrowed money from his parents, Chipotle now has more than 2,000... Read more
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The Daily Review
Winning Powerball ticket bought at a California 7-ElevenThe Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, and for one unidentified w
Winning Powerball ticket bought at a California 7-Eleven
The Daily Review / Posted 27 days ago
The Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, and for one unidentified winner in Southern California, the possibility of unimaginable wealth loomed. The California lottery announced a winning ticket -- its buyer still unidentified -- in Chino... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Winning Powerball ticket bought at a California 7-ElevenThe Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, and for one unidentified w
Winning Powerball ticket bought at a California 7-Eleven
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
The Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, and for one unidentified winner in Southern California, the possibility of unimaginable wealth loomed. A winner was announced in Chino Hills, a suburb of Los Angeles, as the nation watched what... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Powerball: Winning numbers for record $1.5 billion jackpotThe Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, as much of the nation watc
Powerball: Winning numbers for record $1.5 billion jackpot
The Fremont Argus / Posted 28 days ago
The Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, as much of the nation watched what was the largest jackpot in world history -- a staggering $1.5 billion. The numbers, drawn at 7:59 p.m. Pacific time Wednesday, were 4, 8, 19, 27 and 34, with a... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Powerball: Winning numbers for record $1.5 billion jackpotThe Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, as much of the nation watc
Powerball: Winning numbers for record $1.5 billion jackpot
Inside Bay Area / Posted 28 days ago
The Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, as much of the nation watched what was the largest jackpot in world history -- a staggering $1.5 billion. The numbers, drawn at 7:59 p.m. Pacific time Wednesday, were 4, 8, 19, 27 and 34, with a... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Powerball: Winning numbers for record $1.5 billion jackpotThe Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, as much of the nation watc
Powerball: Winning numbers for record $1.5 billion jackpot
Inside Bay Area / Posted 28 days ago
The Powerball numbers were selected Wednesday night, as much of the nation watched what was the largest jackpot in world history -- a staggering $1.5 billion. The numbers, drawn at 7:59 p.m. Pacific time Wednesday, were 4, 8, 19, 27 and 34, with a... Read more
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