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Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 04:13 PM EDT

Delta Airlines Gets Backlash For Pit Bull Service Dog Ban

Delta Airlines Gets Backlash For Pit Bull Service Dog Ban

Dog owners and animal advocates say Delta Airlines’ new ban on pit bulls as service and support animals is unfair, and they are calling for the ban to be lifted.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 02:07 PM EDT

Night Shift Brewery Opening 2 Beer Gardens on Charles River

Night Shift Brewery Opening 2 Beer Gardens on Charles River

Night Shift Brewing is planning to open two beer gardens on the Charles River in Boston this summer.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 12:16 PM EDT

Papa John's Founder Says Stepping Down Was a 'Mistake'

Papa John's Founder Says Stepping Down Was a 'Mistake'

Papa John's founder John Schnatter says the pizza chain doesn't know how to handle a "crisis based on misinformation" and that he made a "mistake" in agreeing to step down as chairman. Schnatter says the board...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 12:08 PM EDT

Tesla Buyers Worry They'll Lose Access to Tax Credit

Tesla Buyers Worry They'll Lose Access to Tax Credit

In March of 2016, Keith Reynolds flew from California to Atlanta so he could claim his spot in line at 4 a.m., and get a three-hour head start on his West Coast competitors. Tesla was taking $1,000 deposits for...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 11:55 AM EDT

Pay Down Debt or Save Money? How to Allocate Your Cash

Pay Down Debt or Save Money? How to Allocate Your Cash

It's one of the most common questions financial advisers hear: should I prioritize paying down debt or building up savings? Americans have a cozy relationship with debt — student loans, credit cards and car...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 06:19 AM EDT

Marriott Hotels Eliminating Plastic Straws by 2019

Marriott Hotels Eliminating Plastic Straws by 2019

Marriott International plans to remove plastic straws and drink stirrers from all of its 6,500 hotels and resorts worldwide by next year. The world's largest hotel company said Wednesday that the move will...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 12:05 AM EDT

BBJ Report: Moderna's $110M Norwood Site

BBJ Report: Moderna's $110M Norwood Site

Moderna's $110M Norwood site built with expansion hopes."">Life sciences reporter Allison DeAngelis joins necn to discuss her story, "Moderna's $110M Norwood site built with expansion hopes."

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 08:05 PM EDT

Market Analysis July 17

Market Analysis July 17

Chris Keith reacts to Jerome Powell's Senate testimony, and breaks down the last 24 hours for Netflix 

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 04:09 PM EDT

Why Is Facebook Keen on Robots? It's Just the Future of AI

Why Is Facebook Keen on Robots? It's Just the Future of AI

Facebook announced several new hires of top academics in the field of artificial intelligence Tuesday, among them a roboticist known for her work at Disney making animated figures move in more human-like...

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 11:24 AM EDT

Petco Tries to 'Amazon-Proof' Its Business With a New Store

Petco Tries to 'Amazon-Proof' Its Business With a New Store

Petco is trying to Amazon-proof its business. Time will tell if the strategy really works. The privately held pet-goods retailer has just opened a new service-focused store that aims to give shoppers something...

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