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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

Why Jeeps are turning into luxury SUVs

May 14, 2015
Jeep is entering the luxury SUV competition as SUV sales roar back.
Posted In: SUV, luxury cars, Jaguar
Rescuers work around derailed carriages of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Wednesday.

A day after crash, a vote to cut Amtrak funding

May 13, 2015
Amtrak says it has a $52 billion maintenance backlog on its Northeast Corridor.
Posted In: Amtrak, Transportation, bill
Weeds grow in dry cracked earth that used to be the bottom of Lake McClure on March 24, 2015 in La Grange, California.

California drought threatens even oldest water rights

May 13, 2015
In California, some people have more right to water than others. Now, drought threatens even them.
Posted In: water, water rights, california, drought