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Party Wars - What Are They Good For? (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES GOP SEIZES ON DEMOCRATS’ ‘WAR ON WOMEN’: Turnabout is fair play according to Republicans who are now turning the “war on women” back on Democrats. With the help of a few local Democratic politicians with sordid pasts (Anthony Weiner...
Self-driving Uber cars to carry passenger soon in Pittsburgh SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber will soon start using self-driving cars to carry passengers in Pittsburgh, raising the stakes in the race to deploy autonomous vehicles. The ride-hailing company said Thursday that customers will be able to opt
Hormel's Sales Rise After Being Hurt by Avian Flu Last Year
Hormel Foods has reported better-than-expected quarterly sales, as the maker of Spam canned meat and Jennie-O turkey recovered from avian flu that hit its results a year ago
Bipartisan Agreement, at Least on Baseball and Hot Dogs
At least Congress can decide on two things: baseball and hot dogs. As partisan tensions mount and the August recess fast approaches, Washington lawmakers and their staffers took a break from politics to celebrate National Hot Dog Day. Sure, the border crisis remains unsolved, the...
Hillary Clinton Super PAC Pulls Donors from Obamaland
Hillary Clinton’s super PAC is up and running with millions in the bank. Some of it comes from President Obama’s biggest financial backers in 2012. The group Ready for Hillary, created by supporters of the former secretary of state, raised $1.25 million in its first...
Dividends: Take the Money and Run
In investing, there are precious few universal truths. One of them is that companies that consistently pay dividends are good investments. There is no more reliable way to get consistent returns on your investment dollars than using a well-thought-out long-term dividend strategy. Dividends are a
Cupboard Creations: Thanksgiving Recipes Made From Items in Your Pantry
If you put off Thanksgiving food shopping to the last minute, look no further than your pantry. These recipes contain a few ingredients you should already have and are easy to make. Open your cabinet and start cooking! Turkey-Cranberry Topper 24 Ritz Crackers 4 deli-style natural Swiss cheese
McDonald's Asks Pork Distributors for Humane Reforms
McDonald’s says it has asked its pork suppliers to outline plans that will eventually lead to more humane methods of raising pigs for slaughter. The fast food corporation has given meat distributors until May to find a way to phase out the use of “gestation...
Despite huge salaries, CEOs cling to their perks
For many CEOs, it’s not just the pay, it’s the perks. Paying big bucks for personal use of the corporate jet, country club memberships, financial planning, legal advice, cars, meals, health club memberships, personal trainers and other goodies might appear unseemly following a recession, massive