Alisa Bennett

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Will Samsung always be Pepsi to Apple's Coke?

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CEOs and inventors most likely took art or music lessons as a kid

<i>This item has been corrected.</i><p>Time spent learning to play Chopin or Bach at age 8 or 13 may give a child the chops to eventually be a CEO or scientist.<p>Or as researchers at Michigan State University put it: “A young Picasso or Beethoven could be the next Edison.”<p>People who own businesses or were …

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Olympic Sponsor Samsung's First Order Of Business: Free Phones

As the official phone of the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games, Samsung’s first order of business is to give each athlete a free Galaxy Note 3. Not a bad perk for an Olympian — medal or not.<p>It’s a simple, yet clever move. The Opening and Closing Ceremonies alone, where an estimated 2,500 athletes will be …

Most Walmart Store Workers Didn't Earn $25,000 Last Year

WASHINGTON -- As they seek to boost the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 per hour, House Democrats joined a group of Walmart employees on Capitol Hill Wednesday to criticize the world's largest retailer over its pay and scheduling practices, arguing that its low wages steer workers toward …

McDonald's to stop serving Heinz ketchup

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1023000/1023370_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524655867_90c4364a35d7c759b1b85d574bdc1cde<p><b>McDonald's has said it is to stop serving Heinz ketchup in its stores after 40 years.</b><p>The world's biggest fast-food chain said it would drop the …