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CBO: Minimum Wage Hike Could Boost Paychecks – And Cut Jobs

Whatever you already believed about raising the federal minimum wage, you now have more ammo for your argument, thanks to a report released Tuesday by the Congressional Budget Office, titled "The Effects of a Minimum-Wage Increase on Employment and Family Income."<p>Yes, you're right: Raising the wage …

What If Apple Bought Tesla?

Rumors about Apple showing interest in buying Tesla have resurfaced after the SF Chronicle reported that Apple’s M&A chief met with Elon Musk last spring. Considering Tesla’s market capitalization of more than $24 billion, such a deal would be unprecedented for Apple, but the two companies do …

Is Chipotle's New Hulu Series Art, Advertising, or Something Else?

The people who created Chipotle's new Hulu series, "Farmed and Dangerous," discuss the marketing and ethical concerns that went into making it.<p></head><b>"Maybe a cow should explode in the first scene."</b><p>A group of TV writers, ad creatives, and Chipotle execs are gathered to brainstorm ideas for what …

Lawmakers look at universal savings accounts for children at federal, state and local levels

An Oregon Democrat says he wants to create federal legislation that would set up each child born in the United States with a savings account as part of a major revamping of the country’s tax code.<p>Sen. Ron Wyden, on track to become the Senate’s top Democrat on tax policy, says he wants to draft …

Apple and Samsung Fail to Work Out Deal Ahead of Trial

Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly met with Samsung mobile chief J.K. Shin in an attempt to settle the ongoing dispute between the two rivals over mobile …

A new tiger? Romania hits 5.2 per cent growth in last quarter | Financial Times

Five per cent GDP growth is these days more associated with the fittest Asian and African emerging economies than the sluggish EU fringe, but Romania …

Twitter employees could start selling millions of shares, but analysts aren’t worried

Severe winter weather estimated to cost economy nearly $50 billion

The severe weather that has hit much of the country this winter has cost the economy nearly $50 billion in lost productivity and 76,000 jobs, according to a new survey.<p>The debilitating effects of Old Man Winter hit factory production, which last month fell the most since the Great Recession ended, …

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