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Made accidentally hails independent Scotland

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Oops! Retailer hails independent Scotland

Customers of an online furniture retailer may have woken up Friday thinking Scotland had voted in favor of independence.

British 10 pound bank note

CNN

Markets rally as Scotland votes to stay

Investors breathed a deep sigh of relief Friday as Scotland voted to stay in the United Kingdom, averting months of turmoil that would have hurt the economy.

Results from the historic referendum showed 55% voted against independence in Thursday's bal...

Money

Stock Xchng

Retirement savings gap widens between rich and poor

When it comes to retirement savings, the gap between the rich and poor is growing dramatically.

Amazon Voyage

Amazon

Amazon releases new Fire tablets, e-readers

Amazon has released a new set of tablets and e-readers. A $79 Kindle and the Kindle Voyage are the company's new e-reader offerings.

Endless City skyscraper proposal

SURE Architecture

Could this futuristic building house an entire city?

Ambitious plans for a "city in the city" skyscraper that could house apartments, offices, shops and parks have been revealed.

Alibaba IPO

REUTERS/Carlos Barria

It's official: Alibaba prices at $68

Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant, secured its place in history Thursday as the largest U.S.-listed initial public offering (IPO) of all time.

The stock priced at $68 per share. That's at the top of the expected range, signaling strong demand.

On...

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison

Robert Galbraith/Reuters

Larry Ellison stepping down as Oracle CEO

Larry Ellison is stepping down as Oracle's CEO, a position he has held at the company since he founded it in 1977.

Ellison is the world's top-paid CEO, bringing in $78.4 million last year. Technically, his salary is only $1 -- he gets paid in company ...

NYSE file

Andrew Bergmann/CNNMoney

Who's getting rich off the stock market?

The United States is enjoying one of the best stock market surges in its history. But the phenomenal gains in recent years are going mostly to white, college-educated individuals who are already pretty well off.

Only 49% of Americans have any money in...

Walmart

Michael Cary/CNN

Wal-Mart holiday hiring lags Target, Kohl's

Wal-Mart is ramping up its holiday hiring, but not by as much as its competitors.

Wal-Mart said Thursday that it will add 60,000 seasonal workers. That's up 10% compared to last year.

But Kohl's and Target, which both have far fewer U.S. stores, are hi...

Pork banh mi sandwich

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Yum Brands' cultural snafu forces logo change

A perceived lack of cultural awareness has forced Yum brands to change the red star logo on its just-opened Vietnamese Banh Shop in Dallas.

Thanh Cung, President of the Vietnamese-American Community of Greater Dallas started an online petition Wednesd...

Steve Nash NBA star with Wheaties box

REUTERS/Jeff Topping

Americans aren't eating their Wheaties

Apparently Americans are not eating their Wheaties. Cereal sales at the some of the nation's largest food manufacturers have gone stale lately as consumers' appetites shift toward healthier breakfast options.

Hamilton District

Allentown unveils new downtown gift card

Looking for a great gift idea? How about giving them Allentown?

Air Products announces major restructuring

One of the Lehigh Valley's largest employers will undergo a major company restructuring.

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