Business & Economy
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Mucho dinero coming to some fast-food managers

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 1/10/20, 10:45 am

Taco Bell announced Thursday it would pay some of its store managers six figures starting later this year. The fast-food chain has had seven consecutive years of sales growth at its restaurants, and it has big plans for the future.

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Training could delay return of 737 Max

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 1/08/20, 10:10 am

Boeing’s safety problems—and related costs—keep piling up as it tries to return the 737 Max jet to service. On Tuesday, the company recommended that pilots go through simulator training before flying the updated aircraft again. The day before, Boeing announced it discovered a wiring problem in the Max that could cause a short circuit.

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Super Saturday beats Black Friday

by Samantha Gobba
Posted 12/24/19, 11:54 am

The United States saw its biggest shopping day in history on Super Saturday, the last Saturday before Christmas. Sales reached $34.4 billion, trumping Black Friday’s $31.2 billion in sales and Cyber Monday’s $19.1 billion.

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