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Blue Bell recall empty freezers

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Blue Bell: No layoffs

Blue Bell Creameries hasn't laid off anyone in the past 100 years. And it won't happen now, even though the company is grappling with a massive recall that yanked every last Blue Bell ice cream container from store shelves.

Teva makes bid to purchase Mylan

Teva Pharmaceuticals makes bid to purchase Mylan

Teva has offered to buy its competitor, Mylan, in a cash and stock deal valued at more than $40 billion.

Berks businesswoman honored at women s expo

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Berks businesswoman honored at women's expo

Businesswomen were the focus of an event in Wyomissing on Tuesday.



Journalism pay drives Pulitzer winner to PR job

The Pulitzer Prize is journalism's top award, a celebration of all that is good about the profession. This year it also highlights how hard it is to make a living in local news.

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Liberal senators oppose Comcast merger

Six of the most liberal members of the U.S. Senate are petitioning government regulators to reject Comcast's proposed merger with Time Warner Cable.

South Dakota Mount Rushmore

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South Dakota's new slogan: We're better than Mars

No one wants to live in South Dakota. It's so bad that the state's new ad campaign touts the advantages it has over Mars.

Stocks tank Jan 5

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UK trader arrested in stock market 'Flash Crash'

Federal law enforcement officials have charged a United Kingdom man with manipulating the stock market and triggering the 2010 "Flash Crash."

President Obama leaving Oval Office

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Why 52% of Americans think the Obama economy is good

For the first time since President Obama took office, a significant majority of Americans give the economy two thumbs up.

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Man who claims to own 50% of Facebook can't revive lawsuit

Paul Ceglia, a fugitive who claims he owns 50% of Facebook, cannot appeal a court ruling against him.

A-Treat soda at Redner's

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A-Treat has a new owner, new lease on life

Fans of a locally made soft drink can rejoice. A-Treat sodas will be back on area shelves in a few months.

Year one in the books for Lehigh Valley Phantoms

Year one in the books for Lehigh Valley Phantoms

The Lehigh Valley Phantoms have wrapped up their inaugural season at the PPL Center. So how did the first year go?


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Halliburton slashed 9,000 jobs

Lower crude prices are great for consumers, but disastrous for oil industry workers.

Halliburton employees are the latest to feel the pain. The company said Monday that it has cut 9,000 jobs over the past two quarters as crashing energy prices have fo...

Demi Moore

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Demi Moore selling $75 million New York City penthouse

Demi Moore is selling her swanky New York City penthouse.

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