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Human Relations Commission orders company to pay $5,636 to former employee

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Pennsylvania House sends another liquor, wine bill to Senate

Pennsylvania lawmakers are considering another proposal to privatize the operations of much of the state-run wine and liquor store system.

Hard Rock Cafe: We'll be open as long as Taj Mahal casino is

The Hard Rock Cafe in Atlantic City said it will remain open as long as the casino in which it operates does.

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Average tax refund is $3,120 so far

One month into the tax filing season, the average federal tax refund was $3,120, the IRS said Thursday. As of Feb. 20, the agency said it paid out $125 billion in refunds and processed about 50 million tax returns.

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RadioShack to sell name with $20 million opening bid

RadioShack's largest shareholder agreed to bid $20 million for the defunct retailer's name and other intellectual property in bankruptcy court on Wednesday.

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It's official: America has deflation

America experienced something in January it hasn't seen in years: deflation.

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T.J. Maxx, Marshall's to hike minimum wage for workers

The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshall's and Home Goods is raising wages for its workers to at least $10 an hour sometime next year.

The company, TJX Companies, will first raise the wages of workers to $9 an hour in June of this year. Then, at some point ne...

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America: The new destination for rich Chinese shoppers

New waves of Chinese tourists will soon hit U.S. shores and big retailers are poised to cash in.

These high-spending travelers make most of their trips in Asia, but the U.S. is gaining popularity fast.

HSBC expects Chinese tourists will drive sales o...

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Warren County accepts $16.7M offer for county nursing home

It appears Warren County, New Jersey's nursing home will have a new owner.

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Wolf seeks to halve corporate tax rate, broaden its reach

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said he'll seek to cut the state's major corporate income tax rate in half, but he'll also try to broaden how it is applied.

UGI restores 800 phone service

UGI has restored 800 phone service after a temporary outage earlier Wednesday afternoon.

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Sheetz opens 500th convenience store, with plans for 1,000

The Pennsylvania-based Sheetz convenience store chain is looking to double its store total after opening its 500th location.

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Predicting the next debt ceiling crackup

Remember the debt ceiling? Yeah, that -- nothing but political trouble. Congress will need to deal with it again this year.

The question is when exactly.

It had been thought that Congress would need to raise or suspend the debt ceiling by summer.

But f...

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