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The "Most American Thickburger" from Carl's Jr. and Hardee's.

Carls Jr. says this is the 'most American' burger

May 15, 2015
With four digits: 1,030 calories.
Posted In: Carl's Jr., Hardee's, hamburger
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with leaders from the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the US Embassy in Beijing in November 2014 in Beijing.

Weekly Wrap: consumers, takeovers and Pacific trade

May 15, 2015
Nela Richardson and Cardiff Garcia join Adriene Hill to recap the week in business and finance.
Posted In: Trans-Pacific Partnership, consumer sentiment, takeover
cell phone use

What's the hang-up with collecting phone data?

May 15, 2015
We put the spy practice through a cost-benefit analysis.
Posted In: data, NSA leaks, telephone records

Sotheby's courts new buyers with an assist from Drake

May 15, 2015
The musician and auctioneer are collaborating on a new show.
Posted In: art, sotheby's, Drake

Pedialyte embraces its new customers: revelers

May 15, 2015
More than a third of sales of Pedialyte now come from adults.
Posted In: Pedialyte, rehydration drinks, Abbott Laboratories

An LA MillerCoors brewery will use less water

May 14, 2015
So... their beer will be less watery?
Posted In: Final Note
pitch perfect

Kay Cannon on writing the hit 'Pitch Perfect'

May 14, 2015
The writer of Pitch Perfect explains what nearly made her barf.
Posted In: movies, Pitch Perfect, hollywood
classical music

Classical music sales enter 'survival mode'

May 14, 2015
Beethoven needs more of Beyonce's audiences — young and diverse.
Posted In: classical music, buying music, music sales

Small businesses work to keep up on social media

May 14, 2015
For mom and pop, the Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and Instagram can be tricky.
Posted In: mom-and-pop shops, bakery, social media, Small Business
non GMO label

US-certified 'GMO free' on the way, for a price

May 14, 2015
But consumer groups pushing for GMO disclosure aren’t thrilled.
Posted In: GMOS, USDA, Food