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Lead singer Thom Yorke, left, and bassist Colin Greenwood of t Radiohead perform October 20, 2000 at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, CA

A Columbia House retrospective

Aug 11, 2015
The company supplied one Marketplace staffer with a lot of music memories.
Posted In: Music, Columbia House, records

The story of New Orleans' recovery in one business

Aug 11, 2015
8 1/2 years after Katrina, Circle Food reopened. Get your green bell peppers here!
Posted In: New Orleans, Food, flood
Google is reorganizing itself.

Google heads for big changes

Aug 10, 2015
Alphabet becomes the holding company for the iconic search engine.
Posted In: Google, alphabet, restructuring
Warren Buffett speaks during the Forbes' 2015 Philanthropy Summit Awards Dinner on June 3, 2015 in New York City. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is set to purchase Precision Castparts Corp. for $32 billion.

What's behind the M&A mania

Aug 10, 2015
Mergers and acquisitions are surging this year. Here's why.
Posted In: Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, Precision Castparts Corp., mergers
Tim Cook delivers the keynote address during Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference on June 8, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

Apple keeps CEO safe at $700,000 a year

Aug 7, 2015
Does his security staff take coffee breaks?
Posted In: Final, apple, ceo, tim cook
A Hertz car rental logo in Landover Hills, Maryland.

The car rental industry is strong, but Hertz struggles

Aug 7, 2015
Car sharing has yet to cut into its bread and butter: business travelers.
Posted In: Hertz, Earnings, sharing economy

Media business gets a rough signal

Aug 7, 2015
Many are moving away from the traditional cable subscription plan.
Posted In: disney, cable, stocks, espn, cord cutting
Abercrombie & Fitch's flagship store on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, New York City.

Will last-minute work soon be history?

Aug 7, 2015
Abercrombie and other retailers back away from unpredictable on-call schedules.
Posted In: Abercrombie & Fitch, New York, clothing

Fines, fees add up when probation services go private

Aug 7, 2015
Companies use the power of public court to collect on traffic tickets.
Posted In: probation, traffic fines, private companies

Should congress rein in airline fees?

Aug 7, 2015
A new report is critical of airline pricing practices.
Posted In: Airlines, airplane travel, airline prices