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Delta says shutdown is costing $25M in January revenue

By DAVID KOENIG , AP Airlines Writer DALLAS (AP) — Delta Air Lines expects to lose $25 million in revenue this month from the partial government shutdown that is also creating checkpoint delays and long lines at the airline's Atlanta hub. Delta's revenue is more than $3 billion a month, so the...
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Amazon to Hire 300 Workers in San Diego

Amazon announced Wednesday that they plan to hire 300 tech workers in San Diego as it expands in the region. The tech company currently has 200 workers in San Diego and has leased an 85,000 square foot office in University City called the Tech Hub. The company is looking to fill positions in...
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IHOP Announces Name Change

IHOP is flipping monickers on us. Henceforth they shall be referred to as IHOb. What? The pancake chain announced the name change via social media, posting to both Twitter and Facebook. "For 60 pancakin' years, we've been IHOP. Now, we're flippin' our name to IHOb. Find out what it could b on 6.11...
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Sears to close another 72 stores as sales plunge

By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO and MICHELLE CHAPMAN , AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Sears will close another 72 stores as sales shrink and losses grow, an announcement that has become a familiar refrain as the company retrenches. The beleaguered retailer, which operates Kmart and Sears stores, said it...
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Las Vegas strike would have far-reaching effect

By REGINA GARCIA CANO , Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — What happens in Las Vegas could have a ripple effect across the country if 50,000 casino-hotel workers employed at more than 30 of the city's world-famous resorts go on strike at any time starting next week. If members of the union that...
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Portia de Rossi Quit Acting and Here's Why

Portia de Rossi and Ellen de Generes are easily one of our favorite celebrity couples. They are just #Relationshipgoals. Yesterday, Portia de Rossi (who hates doing press and interviews) appeared on her wife Ellen's show. She announced that hot off the heels of Arrested Development, she is giving...
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Nestle takes over sales of Starbucks in the grocery aisle

SEATTLE (AP) — Nestle is paying more than $7 billion to buy the rights to sell Starbucks coffee and tea in supermarkets and other stores outside its coffee shops. The deal comes with a huge price tag for Nestle, but it could pay off big for the Swiss company. Its Nescafe and Nespresso don't carry...
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Toys'R'Us to Shutter Up to 182 Stores

The complete list includes several stores in San Diego County.
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Macy's Will Cut 5,000 Employees and Plans More Store Closures

Clearance sales at the stores will start as early as next week.
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