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Looking for a better job? Try the Steve Jobs approach

When young Americans complain they can't find a decent job, ask them a simple question: Who have you called or written to lately?<p>Steve Jobs is a legend for what he did at Apple (AAPL). But even legends have to get their start somewhere.<p>For Jobs, it all began with a phone call.<p>"When I was 12, I …

Valeant cutting ties with Philidor

Valeant Pharmaceuticals, a company that has come under intense scrutiny for its drug prices, has cut ties with Philidor following accusations that it was a "phantom pharmacy" used solely to artificially boost sales.<p>Valeant said Friday that the mail-order pharmacy has informed the company that it …

Pharma

Correction: Financial Markets story

In a story Oct. 30 about the performance of the financial markets, The Associated Press reported the closing prices of gold and copper erroneously. …

US consumer spending records weakest gain in 8 months

WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer spending cooled in September, posting the smallest gain in eight months. Income growth inched up by the smallest amount in …

Don't fall for this chip credit card scam

The credit card industry is undergoing a massive change as it switches to chip-based cards, and scammers are taking advantage.<p>Banks have been sending out new credit and debit cards that have an embedded microchip to meet an October 1 liability change deadline. But not everyone has received a new …

Hard Feelings: Science’s Struggle to Define Emotions

While it's possible for researchers to study facial expressions, brain patterns, behavior, and more, each of these is only part of a more elusive whole.<p>When Paul Ekman was a grad student in the 1950s, psychologists were mostly ignoring emotions. Most psychology research at the time was focused on …

Consciousness