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UAW withdraws appeal of Volkswagen union vote
The United Auto Workers announced Monday it is withdrawing its appeal of the outcome of a union vote at Volkswagen's assembly plant in Tennessee.
April 21, 2014 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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High court to hear dispute about TV over Internet
Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big media companies are back and now trying to rein in another technological innovation they s...
April 21, 2014 08:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Geico planning middle Georgia expansion
Geico's Southeast regional Vice President Rhett Rayburn says the development represents a roughly 10-percent growth of its Macon workforce.
April 17, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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How states fared on unemployment benefit claims
Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits increased slightly last week to a seasonally adjusted 304,000.
April 17, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Feds: home health company paying $150M settlement
UPDATE: The U.S. Justice Department says a Baton Rouge-based home health company will pay $150 million to resolve allegations that it inflated Medicare billings.
April 23, 2014 03:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Birch Communications buying Cbeyond for $323M
Birch Communications Inc. is buying Cobb County-based technology and communications equipment provider Cbeyond for about $323 million.
April 21, 2014 09:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta airport officials mulling terminal hotel
Atlanta airport officials say they're studying the idea of building a hotel either inside or connected to the domestic terminal.
April 17, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia jobless rate drops to 7 percent
State labor officials say Georgia's unemployment rate has dropped to 7 percent, the lowest rate since September 2008.
April 17, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aaron's buys Progressive Finance, cuts outlook
Furniture leasing company Aaron's has agreed to buy online rent-to-own finance company Progressive Finance Holdings for $700 million in cash in a bid to turn around its business even as it cut its ...
April 15, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia judge asked to stop new Vidalia onion rule
UPDATE: One of Georgia's most prominent growers of sweet Vidalia onions asked a judge Tuesday to protect him from possible sanctions by state agriculture officials as he prepares to ship his crop t...
April 14, 2014 01:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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