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News Tribune website launches job-matching technology

The News Tribune website has launched MidMoCareers.com, now with job-matching technology and targeted network distribution powered by RealMatch.

Tips for hiring pool contractors

Tips from Better Business Bureau

Some common complaints about swimming pool contractors, service and repair range from customer-service issues to failure to complete work or honor warranties.

Learfield acquires new multimedia rights properties

Learfield Sports president and CEO Greg Brown announced the acquisition of Front Row Marketing Services’ collegiate multimedia rights properties from Comcast Spectacor.

Hershey guests’ financial information compromised

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts says a data breach may have exposed the financial information of some visitors to its Pennsylvania hotels, amusement park and other venues.

Greek lawmakers back bailout reform plan

Greece’s parliament backed the government’s reform plan containing austerity measures to win a third bailout early today, but with the government suffering significant losses from dissenting lawmakers.

Delta pilots reject tentative labor contract nearly 2-to-1

Pilots at Delta Air Lines have rejected a tentative contract approved by union negotiators.

Yellen: Fed still on track to raise rates this year

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the Fed is on track to start raising interest rates later this year but expressed multiple concerns over headwinds that are still holding back the U.S. economy.

IMF downgrades 2015 outlook for global growth to 3.3 percent

The U.S. economy’s stumble at the start of 2015 is dragging down the world’s growth to the lowest level since the Great Recession, the International Monetary Fund said Thursday.

NYSE: Bad software upgrade reason for outage

The New York Stock Exchange said an outage of more than three hours was caused by problems associated with a software upgrade on the exchange’s computers.

IBM claims breakthrough in making chips even smaller

IBM says it has achieved a breakthrough in making computer chips even smaller, creating a test version of the world’s first semiconductor that shrinks down the circuitry by overcoming “one of the grand challenges” of the tech industry.

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Deepening dependency on technology raises risk of breakdowns

Technology has become so indispensable that when it breaks down, people’s lives go haywire, too.

Survey: Many consumers worry about safety of financial info

While the safety of their private financial information is a big deal for a lot of people, when it comes to protecting it, many are actually pretty lax, a new survey says.

US stocks end higher, trim losses from day before

Encouraging news from overseas pushed the U.S. market higher on Thursday, helping stocks recover some of the ground they lost a day earlier.

Outage upends an already tough day for markets

It was already a tough day in the market when the unexpected hit.

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Bad day for geeks: Tech disruptions plague United, NYSE, WSJ

It was a rough day for tech: The nation’s biggest airline, its oldest stock exchange, and its most prominent business newspaper all suffered technology problems that upended service for parts of the day.

US job openings high, but actual hiring falters

Job openings stayed close to a 15-year high in May.

Starbucks: Prices for some drinks to go up by 5 to 20 cents

Starbucks is raising prices again starting Tuesday, with the increases ranging from 5 to 20 cents for most affected drinks, the company said.

Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapse

Frustrated and angered eurozone leaders gave Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras a last-minute chance on Tuesday to finally come up with a viable proposal on how to save his country from financial ruin.

Authorities raid Subway spokesman's home

FBI agents and Indiana State Police raided the home of Subway restaurant spokesman Jared Fogle on Tuesday, removing electronics from the property and searching the house with a police dog, two months after the then-executive director of Fogle’s foundation was arrested on child pornography charges.

US stocks end higher as Greece debt talks proceed

New twists in the Greek debt crisis led to a choppy day of trading on Tuesday, as a late turn left the stock market with a modest gain.