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Investing in fantasy sports is becoming a way for sports networks to cash in on live programming and expand their footprint.

Sports channels tap fantasy games for new content

Jul 27, 2015
Investors are pouring money into online sites like DraftKings.
Posted In: Sports, fox sports, online gambling, fantasy sports
The one-room Palmdale train station will go through big changes before it becomes a hub for California’s high-speed train.

A desert city welcomes California's high-speed train

Jul 27, 2015
California's high-speed rail project is controversial because of its cost, but Palmdale is looking forward to bullet trains.
Posted In: desert, california, train, Palmdale
An American Airlines jet taxis on the runway at LaGuardia Airport in New York.

New York to rebuild LaGuardia Airport

Jul 27, 2015
The renovations will cost billions.
Posted In: Andrew Cuomo, airports, construction
Debra Furr-Holden, an epidemiologist with the Bloomberg School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University, says there are too many liquor stores in Baltimore’s poor neighborhoods.

After riots, Baltimore liquor stores struggle to reopen

Jul 27, 2015
The city is withholding emergency loans unless some stores change or relocate.
Posted In: Baltimore, riots, liquor stores
A New York Times investigation on nail salons is getting backlash from a spa owner.

Journalist tries to take the polish off an NYT series

Jul 27, 2015
Investigation of nail salon workers' grim conditions is wrong, day spa owner says.
Posted In: nail salon, low-wage workers, low wages

Colorado workers sue Chipotle, part of national trend

Jul 27, 2015
Complex law, 'on call' mind set are behind class-action suits alleging unfair pay.
Posted In: Chipotle, labor, lawsuits

Sports + Fans + Selfie Culture = Business Strategy

Jul 24, 2015
Fanpics looks to capitalize on our love of sports and pictures of ourselves.
Posted In: Sports, pictures, selfie

How Amazon can be worth the same as Wal-Mart

Jul 24, 2015
The bricks-and-mortar chain makes more money, but investors like the online store.
Posted In: Amazon, Wal-Mart, Earnings

Weekly Wrap: Hillary Clinton, mergers and commodities

Jul 24, 2015
Catherine Rampell and Cardiff Garcia join us to recap the week in business and finance.
Posted In: hillary clinton, commodities, mergers

CFO's rise beyond the balance sheet

Jul 24, 2015
Chief financial officers used to just do the books. Now they're key strategists.
Posted In: CFO, finances, career