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Dreamstime
Justin Udo
March 19, 2019 - 9:18 pm
NEW JERSEY, (KYW Newsradio) — As cashless businesses become more popular throughout the country, officials in New Jersey ensure that the trend will not take hold in their state. Assemblyman Paul Moriarty sponsored the bill that bans business from refusing to take cash from customers. "There are...
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Containers of Roundup are displayed on a store shelf in San Francisco.
Haven Daley/AP Photo, File
March 19, 2019 - 9:07 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer, a jury determined Tuesday in the first phase of a trial that attorneys said could help determine the fate of hundreds of similar lawsuits. The unanimous verdict by the six-person jury in federal court in...
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Instagram app logo
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Ian Bush
March 19, 2019 - 1:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Instagram is for sharing pictures and videos — but it also wants to be known as a shopping destination. Social media services want users to spend as much time as possible on their sites and apps. That way, they can learn more about them and make money through targeted...
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In this Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, file photo, a person displays Netflix on a tablet in North Andover, Mass.
Elise Amendola/AP Photo, File
March 19, 2019 - 12:24 pm
By Gregory Karp of NerdWallet From Netflix, Spotify and Amazon Prime to Blue Apron, Birchbox and beer of the month, your debit or credit card statements are likely littered with subscriptions that are costing you dearly. Not that all subscriptions are bad. You might be happy to pay a monthly fee to...
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General view of March Madness basketball during practice before the First Four in the 2019 NCAA Tournament at Dayton Arena.
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Tim Jimenez
March 19, 2019 - 9:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The NCAA tournament tips off on Tuesday night. Even though March Madness can be quite a distraction for people at work, a new survey says the good may actually outweigh the bad. A survey from global staffing firm Robert Half , shows 72 percent of senior managers...
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People stand in the lobby for Amazon offices in New York.
Mark Lennihan/AP Photo, File
March 18, 2019 - 10:35 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Most voters in New York think it was bad for the state when Amazon dropped plans to put a second headquarters in Queens and many think U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez bears blame for the deal falling through, according to a new poll released Monday. The Siena College poll of...
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An ATM is displayed at a Wells Fargo bank, in Atlanta.
David Goldman/AP Photo, File
March 18, 2019 - 9:30 pm
(AP) — Fidelity National Information Services is buying Worldpay for about $35 billion to combine forces as financial transactions increasingly move online. The payment service industry works behind the scenes to help complete the process for purchases. It was a simpler exercise when those...
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Japan's ANA All Nippon Airways was named the cleanest airline in the world, as part of the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2018.
www.ana.co.jp via CNN
March 18, 2019 - 8:49 pm
By Jack Guy, CNN (CNN) -- Ever wonder how clean the airline seat you're sitting in is as you travel? A new survey has dished the dirt on which carriers offer the most pristine experiences for fliers. Japan's ANA All Nippon Airways was named the cleanest airline in the world, as part of the Skytrax...
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Apple on Monday quietly announced new versions the iPad Air and iPad mini, the company's the first refresh for those products in years.
Apple
March 18, 2019 - 12:03 pm
By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- Apple on Monday quietly announced new versions the iPad Air and iPad mini, the company's the first refresh for those products in years. Typically Apple creates fanfare around the arrival of new hardware. But this year it wants the focus of its...
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child in a car seat
Dreamstime
Ian Bush
March 18, 2019 - 9:51 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — When it comes to getting to and from Philadelphia International Airport, Uber and Lyft have new pint-sized competition in Kidmoto . The app does one thing: "It connects passengers seeking car seats to drivers who provide the convenience of installed car seats for...
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