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Pepsi's loyalty program will give you cash

It seems like every store, gas station, movie theater, and restaurant have rewards programs now. Well, how about a cash rewards program? Pepsi is launching a loyalty program where you get cash back with their products. The program will give you 10 percent cash back if you purchase a Pepsi product...
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A Surprising Number of People Still Get Netflix DVDs Delivered

Somewhere between going to Blockbuster to rent videos and streaming movies from the comfort of your living room, many of us had physical Netflix DVDs delivered to our homes in the mail. While that may seem like the olden days now, Netflix just announced they recently shipped their 5 billionth DVD...
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Man dies after competing in California taco-eating contest

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in California, authorities said Wednesday. Dana Hutchings, 41, of Fresno, died Tuesday night shortly after arriving at a hospital, Fresno Sheriff spokesman Tony Botti said. An autopsy...
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Vaping companies sue to delay US review of e-cigarettes

By MATTHEW PERRONE AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A vaping industry group sued the U.S. government on Wednesday to delay an upcoming review of thousands of e-cigarettes on the market. The legal challenge by the Vapor Technology Association is the latest hurdle in the Food and Drug...
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Pumpkin Spice Latte Returns to Starbucks Early

It might feel like summer still, but fall is definitely in the air. School is back in session, Labor day is only a few weeks away, and Starbucks just announced the date for the Pumpkin Spice Latte return. It’s definitely sooner rather than later. This year, Pumpkin Spice latte hits Starbucks menus...
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 An Uber Eats meal delivery bicyclist arrives at an intersection in the city center on April 18, 2018 in Warsaw, Poland. Uber Eats is the biggest meal delivery service in the USA and is expanding aggressively internationally. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty I

Delivery Drivers Admit to Eating Customer Food

Turns out 1 in 4 of them has had a taste.
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A security breach at Capital One Financial, one of the nation's largest issuers of credit cards, compromised the personal information of about 106 million people, and in some cases the hacker obtained Social Security and bank account numbers. It is among

Q&A: What to know about the Capital One data breach

By KEN SWEET and FRANK BAJAK AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country's biggest credit card issuers, Capital One Financial, is the latest big business to be hit by a data breach, disclosing that roughly 100 million people had some personal information stolen by a hacker. The alleged...
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AT&T Will Work to Block Robocalls to Customers

The Federal Communications Commission warned phone providers to crack down on robocalls and AT&T is responding. The phone carrier announced this week that they will begin blocking spam calls and also send spam alerts when a call is suspected to be spam. AT&T will initially provide the...
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Senate passes bill meant to combat robocalls

The U.S. Senate has passed a bill that aims to combat the illegal robocalls torturing Americans. Though the measure wouldn't eliminate all unwanted calls, it would give regulators more tools to go after scammers. It would also push phone companies to adopt new technology to combat fake phone...
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This cover image released by Simon and Schuster shows the cover image for a new edition of "Joy of Cooking," which will be available in the fall. (Simon and Schuster via AP)

Hot stuff: New 'Joy of Cooking' coming out in November

NEW YORK (AP) — With new recipes on everything from Thai-style wings to hot-smoked salmon, the next edition of "Joy of Cooking" is coming out this fall. Scribner announced Thursday that the first revision of the classic cookbook since 2006 will be published Nov. 12. The book was overseen by...
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