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It's a (Finnish) Woman's World

By Jill Gleeson | Jul 26

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Qualcomm to Pay $19.5M to Settle Gender Discrimination Suit

CORPORATE | By Julie Watson | Jul 28
Qualcomm agreed Tuesday to pay $19.5 million to settle a gender discrimination class-action lawsuit alleging women were denied equal pay and job opportunities to their male counterparts at the tech giant.

As iPhone Sale Sag, Apple Touts Apps and Services Instead

CORPORATE | By Brandon Bailey | Jul 28
You can expect to hear a lot more from Apple about the virtues of mobile apps and online services in coming months. And for good reason: They're just about the only part of Apple's business that's growing right now.

Officer Denied Service at Restaurant Outside DC

CORPORATE | Jul 27
A police department outside Washington says an officer was denied service at a local Noodles & Company restaurant.

Former Oregon Lumber Town Rides Digital Wave to A Comeback

CORPORATE | By Andrew Selsky | Jul 27
It was not long ago that Crook County had five major lumber mills. Timber was king, and the rural Oregon county was the nation's top producer of ponderosa lumber.

Pricey Drugs Overwhelm Medicare Safeguard

FINANCE | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jul 27
A safeguard for Medicare beneficiaries has become a way for drugmakers to get paid billions of dollars for pricey medications at taxpayer expense, government numbers show.

It's a (Finnish) Woman's World

CORPORATE | By Jill Gleeson | Jul 26
Legendary design house Marimekko celebrates 65 years of eye-popping home furnishings and fashion.

ABLE Accounts Help People with Disabilities Save

FINANCE | By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Jul 26
A new type of savings account is on the scene, designed specifically for people with disabilities: ABLE accounts.

Support Grows Among Americans for Stricter Gun Laws

LEGAL | By Lisa Marie Pane and Ryan J. Foley | Jul 26
Americans increasingly favor tougher gun laws by margins that have grown wider after a steady drumbeat of shootings in recent months, but they also are pessimistic that change will happen anytime soon.

LVMH Sells Donna Karan Brand to US Group G-III Apparel

CORPORATE | Jul 25
French luxury giant LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton is selling its Donna Karan and DKNY clothing brands to U.S. group G-III Apparel in a $650 million deal.

Astronaut John Glenn's Historic Flight Plan Sold for $67K

FINANCE | By Julie Carr Smyth | Jul 25
Nate D. Sanders Auctions says the instructions used by Glenn as he became the first American to orbit Earth sold in Los Angeles on Thursday for $66,993. There were eight bids.

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