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United attendants can get up to $100K to leave job

United Airlines is about to make some of its flight attendants very happy on their way out the door. The airline and the flight attendants' union have agreed to voluntary buyout packages worth up to $100,000 for the more senior flight attendants.

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CoverGirl ad attacked by NFL protesters

Activists have hijacked a CoverGirl ad campaign intended for female NFL fans in order to protest the league's mishandling of the Ray Rice domestic violence controversy.

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1 in 9 goes hungry worldwide

One out of every nine people in the world does not have enough food to eat. An annual report from the United Nations released Tuesday estimates that 805 million people suffer from "chronic undernourishment."

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Radisson suspends Vikings sponsorship

The Radisson hotel chain has suspended its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings in the wake of child abuse allegations against Adrian Peterson.

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Macy's, Bloomingdales to offer same-day delivery

Macy's is getting on the instant-gratification bandwagon, saying it will begin providing same-day delivery very soon.

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Uber

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Uber drivers in New York City protest fares

Uber drivers in New York are protesting for the second time in a month, fuming over the company's low fares. Fans of the cheap uberX service might want to take notice.

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Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters pulls offensive sweatshirt

After coming under fire on social media, Urban Outfitters has apologized for selling a "vintage" Kent State sweatshirt that many found highly offensive.

The $129 sweatshirt has been removed from Urban Outfitters' website. But images of the…

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GM approves 19 death claims

Ken Feinberg, the attorney overseeing a compensation fund for victims of GM cars, has so far linked 19 deaths to a serious flaw with the automaker's ignition switches.

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Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn plunge

It was a sleepy day on Wall Street Monday ... unless you happened to be looking at some high profile tech stocks, especially shares of social media companies.

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