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How Is Discover Financial's Business Model Different From Visa's?

In a recent article, we looked at card giant Visa’s business model. The company’s cards are issued by banking partners and used by cardholders to purchase goods or services from a merchant via an electronic transaction. In this article, we compare Visa's model with that of another card company, …

Suspect in Craigslist slaying tells reporter she killed in 3 other states

A 19-year-old woman charged with killing a Pennsylvania man she met through Craigslist has given a second jailhouse interview and provided specific details about other killings she claims to have committed.<p>Miranda Barbour told the Daily Item newspaper of Sunbury, Pennsylvania, that she killed men …

Why Gmail and other e-mail services aren't really free

Gmail doesn't cost any money to use, but it's not free.<p>Google's popular online e-mail service, which turns 10 Tuesday, may not charge for its Gmail accounts. But the company is still collecting payment in the form of massive amounts of personal information about the people who use it.<p>With an …

Watch: Nas Performs ‘The World Is Yours’ At D.C.’s JFK Center

Nas continues to commemorate the 20th anniversary of his classic <i>Illmatic</i> album, this time taking to the stage at the John F. Kennedy Center in …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How the New Overtime Law Changes Will Affect Small Businesses

President Obama recently signed an executive order calling for new rules on overtime pay. Currently, salaried workers in executive, administrative …

Small Business

9 most counterfeited products in the USA

Counterfeit products may cost the global economy up to $250 billion a year, according to estimates from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Millions of those shipments enter the United States.<p>While government agencies do their best to crack down on counterfeit goods, …