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Online shopping now so much more than just Cyber Monday

Isn't every day pretty much Cyber Monday nowadays? A lot of the big retail names, from brick-and-mortar chains like Walmart and Best Buy to online companies like Amazon, offered Black Frida …


Staff for Florida utility regulators say hedging works despite $6 billion loss

A group representing Florida residential electric customers opposes it. So does one that represents retail businesses. And the organization that is the voice of industrial and commercial firms doe …


New building will attract research and talent to All Children's, officials say

ST. PETERSBURG — All Children's Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine is moving forward with plans to transform a parking lot into an $85 million research and education building. Jonathan El …


  1. Why you should automate your finances

    Personal Finance

    The easiest way to ensure your financial success is to automate your finances, which is simple to say but not so simple to do.

    Here's how to start:

  2. Holiday fliers: Take precautions to avoid lost bags

    Personal Finance

    NEW YORK — Heading into winter, fliers should take extra precautions with their checked luggage: December and January are traditionally the worst months for lost bags.
  3. Climate changes take heavy toll on Ugandan coffee farmers


    KASESE, Uganda — Luka Kinyere felt the wet, dark volcanic soil in his calloused palm, thankful for the rain that was falling again after a dry spell.

    Coffee farmer Luka Kinyere shows plants infected with leaf rust, a fungal disease experts say is encouraged by climate change.
  4. Coke executive says company will listen to critics


    NEW YORK — Coke says it wants to mend relations with critics of its sugary drinks.

    Sandy Douglas is president of Coke North America.
  5. Wisconsin's 6th District leads in manufacturing


    The statement

    Wisconsin's 6th congressional "district has more manufacturing jobs than almost any other" in the nation.

    House Education and the Workforce Committee member, Rep. Glenn Grothman, R-Wis., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, as House and Senate negotiators try to resolve competing versions of a rewrite to the No Child Left Behind education law. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)