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Thousands of disability claims in limbo at the VA

Annie Baxter | Jul 10, 2014
Vets may think their claims have gone through, but they're hung up in the system.

How much are social media followers worth?

Tracey Samuelson | Jul 10, 2014
Advertisers are showing interest in social media stars with modest followings.
Posted In: instagram, social media, Vine

Shhh! It's time for Formula E!

Theo Leggett | Jul 10, 2014
If Formula E is the future of racing, then it's going to be a rather quiet place.
Posted In: cars, formula 1, formula e, racing
Narendra Modi

The long road to doing better business in India

Shannon Mullen | Jul 10, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to make India attractive to foreign investment.

Companies: stop making your employees use tablets

Ben Johnson | Jul 10, 2014
The mobile revolution is nice, but it doesn't always mean progress.
LG KizON device

New device aims for paranoid-parent market

Ben Johnson | Jul 10, 2014
Electronics-maker LG causes a stir with a new child-tracking wearable device.

Keeping paperwork from blocking the road to college

Tim Lloyd | Jul 9, 2014
How technology can help students handle what comes after the acceptance letter

With job vacancies up, employers take longer to hire

David Gura | Jul 9, 2014
The Bureau says employers are advertising more jobs. But are they actually hiring?
Posted In: hiring

What's in a settlement?

Stacey Vanek Smith | Jul 9, 2014
Citigroup is rumored to be close to a $7 billion settlement with the Justice Department. How does the DOJ set its fines?

Alcoa wants to be known for more than aluminum

Dan Weissmann | Jul 9, 2014
Alcoa's bid to brand itself an "innovation powerhouse" recalls its roots.
Posted In: aerospace, Alcoa, rebranding