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Stocks gain; Dollar General jumps after bid
NEW YORK — Corporate deal news gave the US stock market a lift on Monday as a bidding contest erupted for a discount retailer. Stocks also climbed amid reports of diplomatic efforts to broker a cease-fire in the conflict in Ukraine. Dollar General jumped after making a bid for retailer Family Do...
By Steve Rothwell The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Google’s pivotal IPO launched a decade of big bets
SAN FRANCISCO — Google’s IPO, a decade ago this week, launched the company on a trajectory that continues to reshape its business and much of the world in its orbit. And CEO Larry Page is determined to push even further. Page’s vision is that Google’s products and services will become the...
By Michael Liedtke The Associated Press FULL STORY
McDonald’s confronts its junk food image
NEW YORK — At a dinner McDonald’s hosted for reporters and bloggers, waiters served cuisine prepared by celebrity chefs using ingredients from the chain’s menu. A Kung Pao chicken appetizer was made with Chicken McNuggets doused in sweet and sour sauce and garnished with parsley. Slow-cooked...
By Candice Choi The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Emerging solar plants scorch birds in mid-air
IVANPAH DRY LAKE — Workers at a state-of-the-art solar plant in the Mojave Desert have a name for birds that fly through the plant’s concentrated sun rays — “streamers,” for the smoke plume that comes from birds that ignite in midair Federal wildlife investigators who visited the BrightSo...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
A Closer Look: Do more with companion devices
LOS ANGELES — Apple has ways of encouraging you to buy more of its products: It offers bonus features on devices like the iPhone and iPad that work only when paired with other Apple gadgets. Amazon does it, too. It’s understandable. The devices need to communicate with each other at a deep le...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
  
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Should the Washington Redskins change its name?

Yes. The name is insensitive.
No. The political correctness has to stop somewhere.
Yes. But choose something silly like the "Washington Bobs."
Not sure but it's for the owners to decide not lawmakers
Don't care. Let's focus on baseball season!

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Plane in fatal crash registered to Redwood City man
A single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza plane that crashed Monday night in Marin County west of Novato is..
Plane in fatal crash registered to Redwood City man
A single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza plane that crashed Monday night in Marin County west of Novato is..
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