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Posted Jul 23, 2014 at 1:01 AM

Tip of the WeekOne of the biggest worries for a small business owner is training and investing in quality employees and then losing them to a larger company — potentially a competitor — that might be able to offer larger salaries or better benefits.

Updated Jul 17, 2014 at 12:00 PM

A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, Ukrainian officials said, and both the government and the pro-Russia separatists fighting in the region denied any responsibility for downing the...

Updated Jun 17, 2014 at 1:47 PM

Week in Religion

Updated Jun 13, 2014 at 6:13 PM

When it comes to paternal role models, some pretty memorable ones have been seen on our TV screens since the 1950s. Here’s a list of 10 all-time favorites:

Updated Jun 12, 2014 at 12:28 PM

Ruby Dee, an acclaimed actor and civil rights activist whose versatile career spanned stage, radio television and film, has died at age 91, according to her daughter.

Updated Jun 9, 2014 at 12:20 PM

There was a mutual admiration society meeting going on in New York last week, and both members of the exclusive two-man group showed up. Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill sat down in a small hotel room, where the plan was to chat about their new film,...

Updated May 28, 2014 at 8:48 AM

Legendary American author Maya Angelou has died at the age of 86, her publicist said today. Angelou made her mark as an author (“I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings”), poet, actress, humanitarian and much more. Angelou was born on April 4,...

Updated May 5, 2014 at 8:51 AM

 In the newsTarget CEO and president Gregg Steinhafel resigned this morning. The move comes not long after a massive data breach hurt the retailer during the crucial holiday season. Steinhafel, who has been with...

Updated May 2, 2014 at 8:47 AM

CCH Auxiliary to meet Tuesday.

Updated May 1, 2014 at 8:52 AM

In the newsFord Motor Co. announced this morning that CEO Alan Mulally, 68, will retire July 1. His...

Updated Apr 30, 2014 at 8:54 AM

In the newsAn Oklahoma death row inmate writhed, clenched his teeth and appeared to struggle against the restraints holding him to a gurney before prison officials halted an execution in which the state was using a new...

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