Fatal accident closes section of Route 309 in Schuylkill County

Officials confirm that one person died Wednesday night in an accident in Schuylkill County.


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Coolest Kickstarter

CoolestKickster.com

Cooler raises $10.7 million -- a Kickstarter record

It's official: The Coolest Cooler is living up to its name.

With nearly 50,000 Kickstarter backers pledging over $10.7 million, the "portable party" cooler is now the highest grossing Kickstarter campaign ever. Late Tuesday night, the Coolest Cooler t...

Fed Chair Ben Bernanke

Reuters

2008: Worse than the Great Depression?

Ben Bernanke, the former head of the Federal Reserve, said the 2008 financial crisis was the worst in global history, surpassing even the Great Depression.

His statement is raising eyebrows. While the "Great Recession" was scary, there's a reason it w...

Stephen  J. Jones

Air Products executive leaving company

A top executive at Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., is leaving the company "to pursue other opportunities."

Medical marijuana

KDVR

WeedHire: The job search app for the legal pot biz

Looking for a job in the legal marijuana industry? There's an app for that.

Knee defender

Airplane scuffle spurs Knee Defender sales

A passenger scuffle at 35,000 feet is keeping a Washington, D.C., entrepreneur busy.

Apple store in mall

John Gress/Reuters

Apple may unveil iWatch on September 9 -- report

Tick-tock! Clear up some space on your wrist. It might finally be iWatch time on September 9.

Influential tech new site Re/code reported Wednesday that Apple may unveil a wearable device next month at the same event where it is expected to debut the ...

ISIS Pharmaceuticals

John R. Coughlin/CNNMoney

Should you buy ISIS? No, not that one

You might think that a company called Isis Pharmaceuticals would be itching to change its name in order to avoid confusion with the terrorist organization Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

2013 Suzuki Kizashi

Spiders force Suzuki to recall midsize cars

Who knew a small spider could spin such big problems?

Burger King

Sara Bonisteel/CNN

Burger King buying Tim Hortons

Burger King announced that it has reached a deal to buy Canadian doughnut chain Tim Hortons and base itself in Canada, a controversial transaction that raises questions about business taxes and corporate patriotism.

Time Warner Cable

Courtesy Time Warner Cable

Time Warner Cable comes back from nationwide Internet outage

Time Warner Cable, one of the nation's largest cable and broadband providers, suffered an unusual nationwide Internet outage early Wednesday morning, sparking new complaints about the company's service.

Time Warner Cable, which serves about 14.5 milli...

HP recalls computer cords

Consumer Product Safety Commission

HP recalls 6M laptop cords for fire risk

Hewlett-Packard Company is recalling about 6 million notebook computer AC power cords because they may overheat.

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde

Barry C. Schlegel/CNN

IMF chief Lagarde under investigation in France

Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, has been placed under formal investigation in France for her alleged involvement in a long-running fraud case.

Under French law, a formal investigation means prosecutors believe they have...

New York Stock Exchange trader

CNN

Stocks: 4 things to know before the open

Will it be yet another record-setting day on Wall Street?

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