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Fantasy sports fans wonder if the games are rigged

Are fantasy sports rigged?

That's what millions of fantasy players are wondering after it was revealed this week that a DraftKings employee won $350,000 in a weekly NFL contest on…



273,000 union workers face pension cuts

Pension benefits for retirees used to be untouchable, but thousands of former workers are being told that their monthly checks could take a hit.

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SABMiller rejects AB InBev's takeover bid, but 'Bud-Miller' is not over yet

It's not clear whether the latest beer merger effort has gone flat or may still have some fizz.

The world's biggest brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev is pursuing its chief rival…


Reddit launches Upvoted, a new news site

Reddit seems to be getting tired of losing out to other media companies on stories generated by its massive online community.

So it created Upvoted, which launched Tuesday. The…

DraftKings on laptop, tablet, phone via CNN

ESPN ends DraftKings-sponsored segments

ESPN said Tuesday that it's pulling on-air segments sponsored by one of the companies implicated in a possible scandal that's rocked the billion dollar world of fantasy sports.

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Cracks emerge in US oil boom

The American energy boom is finally showing some cracks from the crash in oil prices.

Local farmers could benefit from international trade deal

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Local farmers could benefit from international trade deal

Dairy farming is big business in Pennsylvania, but low milk prices are putting the squeeze on farmers this year.

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Global growth is weakest since the crisis, IMF says

World economic growth this year will be the weakest since 2009, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday.

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OSHA: Improperly equipped furnace led to fatal explosion

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has determined the cause of a fatal workplace explosion in Berks County.

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Fantasy sports giants ban employees from games over cheating concerns

Two of the biggest companies in the $1.5 billion business of fantasy sports, DraftKings and FanDuel, have banned employees from playing fantasy games for money amid claims that a…

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