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Foot long subway sandwich
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April 26, 2018 - 4:27 pm
(CNN Money) -- Fast food sandwich chain Subway expects to close about 500 stores in North America this year. But it's also hoping to open as many as 1,000 stores overseas. The company has 44,000 locations globally -- more than any other retailer. The National Retail Federation put its US store...
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Gas prices in the Philadelphia area
Mike Denardo | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
April 26, 2018 - 2:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The price of gasoline in the Philadelphia area is spiking. Average gas prices have crossed a threshold not seen since the end of 2014, says Patrick DeHaan, the head of petroleum analysis for GasBuddy. "Gas prices today across the Philadelphia metro area have crossed...
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Southwest Plane
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Steve Tawa
April 26, 2018 - 12:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - - Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly answered questions during a quarterly earnings report on CNBC, and followed with an update on the fatal emergency landing last week at Philadelphia International Airport. Kelly remains contrite, saying their "hearts are heavy, and...
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Southwest Airlines
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April 26, 2018 - 11:23 am
By Chris Isidore (CNN Money) -- Southwest Airlines said Thursday that a fatal accident on one of its planes has scared some people away from booking flights on the airline. It reported seeing a "recent softness in bookings following the Flight 1380 accident." And it said that that weakness in...
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Ford said the only passenger car models it plans to keep on the market in North America will be the Mustang and the upcoming Ford Focus Active.
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April 25, 2018 - 9:12 pm
By Jackie Wattles (CNN Money) — Car buyers these days love SUVs. They don't, however, love actual cars like hatchbacks and sedans — as Ford has learned. Ford said on Wednesday the only passenger car models it plans to keep on the market in North America will be the Mustang and the upcoming Ford...
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Walt Disney World
From Walt Disney World
April 25, 2018 - 11:28 am
(CNN Money) -- The most magical place on Earth is hiring. Disney World is looking for people to fill 3,500 positions ahead of its busy summer season. The resort — which has full-time, part-time and seasonal jobs available on its housekeeping, transportation, lifeguarding and food and beverage teams...
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Mark Zuckerberg
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April 25, 2018 - 11:21 am
Seth Fiegerman (CNN Money) -- Mark Zuckerberg is about to face Wall Street for the first time since the Cambridge Analytical data scandal. Much is at stake. GBH Insights analyst Daniel Ives in a research note Friday called this Facebook earnings report a "pivotal barometer" for investors. It will...
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Comcast
Comcast
April 25, 2018 - 11:02 am
LONDON (AP) — U.S. media giant Comcast offered Wednesday to buy British broadcaster Sky Plc for 22 billion pounds ($30 billion), topping a controversial bid from Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox. The move opened up the possibility of a bidding war for Sky, whose stock spiked 4.4 percent to 13.63...
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Internet Password
April 25, 2018 - 10:40 am
(AP) -- The number of online accounts compromised by hackers is now in the trillions — enough, perhaps, to make even technophobes think hard about the security of their passwords. Indeed, many are — especially older Americans, a new survey shows. Start with the now-familiar advice to avoid reusing...
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Juul Cigarette
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April 25, 2018 - 9:55 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The maker of a much-debated e-cigarette popular with teenagers says it will spend $30 million in an effort to keep its products out of the hands of children. RELATED: Anti-tobacco group warns about latest smoking craze among teens The announcement from Juul (JOO'-uhl) Labs comes...
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