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UPDATE: 2 Flares Set Off At Florida Mall, Initially Thought To Be IEDs
No one was injured in the incident.
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U.S. Job Growth Rebounds Sharply, Unemployment Rate Hits 4.4 Percent
Gains were driven by a surge in hiring in the leisure and hospitality sector as well as business and professional services.
U.S. Job Growth Rises Briskly, Wages Continue To Climb
By Lucia Mutikani, Reuters
U.S. economy adds more than expected 235,000 jobs in February, unemployment rate at 4.7 percent.
Millions Of These Knives Are Being Recalled Because Their Blades Can Break
The massive recall of Calphalon Contemporary Cutlery affects products sold as far back as 2008.
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Watch 5 Badass Women Destroy Stereotypes Of What It Means To Be Fat
This is honest, powerful and oh-so-body-positive.
Changing Tribune to tronc Brings Up the Age Old Question 'When and How Should Companies Change Their Names?'
President Kalb & Associates and Assistant Professor of Clinica...
Since the company name is an extremely important branding element, changing the name should only be done if there are really
J.C. Penney Responds To People Freaking Out Over So-Called 'Period Skirt'
Can we all just move on now?
Avoid These 10 Retail Scams That Target Holiday Shoppers
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Women in Business: Michele Bohbot, CEO, BISOU BISOU
Laura Emily Dunn
Digital Comms, Content and Social Media Practitioner | Politic...
What advice can you offer woman who are seeking career in a creative industry? In anything in life, you have to love what
Struggling J.C. Penney Is Trying To Bring Back The Catalog
By Reuters, Reuters
J.C. Penney has been on the rebound this year after reversing an ill-fated attempt to move upmarket under former Chief Executive
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These J.C. Penney Stores Will Close In 2015
J.C. Penney plans to close approximately 40 stores in 2015, about 4 percent of the chain's total stores, the retailer told
Watch Shoppers Surprise Strangers With Gifts Of Their Choice In Joyful Holiday Ad
H/T Adweek That's what this new ad from JC Penney -- "The Gift of Giving" -- aims to show by asking the department store's
STYLE & BEAUTY
J.C. Penney's Black Friday Sale Has The Best Doorbusters We've Seen Yet
The time: The sale is starting three hours earlier this year at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 27). (Be sure to check your
Retailers, Bankers and Democrats Agree
Leo W. Gerard
International President, United Steelworkers
Income inequality is killing the economy. Retailers, bankers and Democrats agree on that. Really. It's only Republicans who continue to insist that income inequality is great.
CULTURE & ARTS
Michael Graves: Five Decades of Architecture, Art and Design
J. Michael Welton
Writer and Editor
It's hard not to marvel at the multifaceted arc of Michael Graves' 50-year career -- and three events this fall will allow his followers to do exactly that.
Two-Thirds Of America's Biggest Retailers Are Worried About Flat Wages
"Both corporate America and our relentlessly squeezed middle class are stuck in a vicious cycle of low wages and low demand, an economic crisis that trickle-down solutions can never fix."
12 Ways Corporations Are Secretly Manipulating Your Emotions
10. Stores will hook you by letting you touch things before you buy IHOP recently realized that it could do better when it
Retailers Hiring The Most Employees For The Holidays: 24/7 Wall St.
By 24/7 Wall St., 24/7 Wall St.
In an interview with 24/7 Wall St. John Challenger, CEO of Challenger, Gray & Christmas, highlighted the importance of an
Which Major Retailer Won the Back to School Social Media Battle?
Managing Director of Fanatics Media
It's that time of year again. The smell of new crayons and the musty, vanilla smell of old books fill the air, while parents are anxiously shopping for the newest, trendiest clothes to start the school year.
STYLE & BEAUTY
7 Reasons The Real J.C. Penney Mannequins Are Way Overdue
7. And anything is better than this. But the much-welcomed move by J.C. Penney, who back in 2012 was slammed with a petition
Judge Skewers J.C. Penney For 'Colossal And Abject' Failure
Under siege from rising competition, J.C. Penney hired Johnson away from Apple in 2011 to turn the century-old department
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