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Regulators And Airlines Fight Over Fares, Fees And Fairness

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

So exactly how much are we paying for an airline ticket? Do you count the fares, the fees and taxes? The government wants airlines to be more up front with passengers about the total cost.

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Investor Carl Icahn Reportedly At Center Of Insider Trading Probe

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

The billionaire is said to be under investigation for possibly tipping off pro golfer Phil Mickelson and sports gambler “Billy” Walters ahead of market-moving stock trades.

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Chinese Entrepreneur Takes Wheeled Luggage A Step Further

Friday, May 30th, 2014

The inventor has patented a suitcase that doubles as a battery-powered scooter. The suitcase-scooter looks like a moped and can seat two adults. It can travel up to 37 miles on one charge.

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‘Period Of Turmoil’ Preceded Abramson Firing, Says Top Editor At ‘Times’

Friday, May 30th, 2014

In an interview with NPR, The New York Times‘ new executive editor Dean Baquet said Jill Abramson was fired because of her failed relationship with the publisher and with senior editors.

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Google’s White Male-Heavy Staff Underlines Tech’s Diversity Problem

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

After years of stalling, Google released a demographic breakdown of its staff that shows the company as 70 percent male and 61 percent white.

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