• Chipotle to close all stores for 1 day
Chipotle to close all stores for 1 day

Chipotle's December sales were down 30 percent , according to a recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. CNN reported that Chipotle CEO Steve Ells met with the Center for Disease Control last week to discuss the food-borne illness that led 43 stores to close past year.

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  • National Hockey League auctioning game-worn Bruins and Candiens jerseys for Denna Laing
National Hockey League auctioning game-worn Bruins and Candiens jerseys for Denna Laing

After a nasty collision with the boards, Laing's family says she has limited feeling in her arms and none in her legs. After tonight's game at the Bell Centre, the B's and Habs players will autograph their jerseys and auction them off with all proceeds going toward's Laing's recovery.

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  • Chipotle closing all stores February 8th for food safety training
Chipotle closing all stores February 8th for food safety training

Journal reports. The trouble began in August when 64 customers in Minnesota were infected with Salmonella and about 100 people were struck by norovirus in southern California. Nine lawsuits have been filed against the company, and Chipotle has stated that it was subpoenaed by federal authorities in a criminal investigation into the norovirus outb...

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  • Brown To Release California Budget Proposal Thursday
Brown To Release California Budget Proposal Thursday

It would increase general fund spending by 5.6 percent, an increase of about $6 billion, to $122.6 billion. The 77-year-old, who also served as governor from 1975 to 1983, has been notoriously tight-fisted since returning to office in 2011, reining in the state's liberal Democratic majority lawmakers to build a rainy-day fund and hold down expens...

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  • E-commerce firm ShopClues valued at $1.1 billion in new funding
E-commerce firm ShopClues valued at $1.1 billion in new funding

GIC , the new investor in ShopClues , is also a shareholder in Flipkart . ShopClues plans to use the money from its latest fundraise to establish new product categories and enable small and mid-size merchants to digitise their business.

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  • Corus Entertainment buying media division from Shaw Communications
Corus Entertainment buying media division from Shaw Communications

The deal will produce up to $50 million in operating cost efficiencies and could signal layoffs and the divestiture of under performing specialty channels over the next year or two, analysts said.

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  • Polar Bear Plunge in Wildwood
Polar Bear Plunge in Wildwood

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  • IRS Offering Free Filing Again in 2016
IRS Offering Free Filing Again in 2016

Anyone with an adjusted gross income of $62,000 or less during 2015 is eligible for the freebie. You can browse through each one on the IRS website and see which fits your need or make the process even easier by using a "Help Me" tool on the website, which chooses the software you best qualify for.

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  • China's Haier buying GE appliance unit for Dollars 5.4 billion
China's Haier buying GE appliance unit for Dollars 5.4 billion

The deal, which will boost Haier's presence in the United States , values the business at 10 times earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization ( EBITDA ) in the last 12 months, GE said . Hong Kong-listed Haier Electronics Group Co. was increasing capital spending previous year as it seeks to capture a greater share of the ...

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  • China's Haier to buy GE's appliances business for $5.4 billion
China's Haier to buy GE's appliances business for $5.4 billion

The GE appliance business drew offers from suitors including China's Midea Group Co., people with knowledge of the matter said in January. According the General Electric Company said the deal values the appliance business at 10 times as compared to last 12 months earnings before interest, depreciation, amortization ( EBITDA ) and taxes, .

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  • Woman charged with murdering boyfriend after Facebook 'confession'
Woman charged with murdering boyfriend after Facebook 'confession'

Authorities believe a domestic disturbance occurred inside the apartment. According to the San Bernardino Police Department, Nakasia James was arrested in Hemet on Sunday in connection with the stabbing death of 21-year-old Dorian Powell.

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  • Amec CEO Brikho Resigns as Oil Slump Crushes Services Industry
Amec CEO Brikho Resigns as Oil Slump Crushes Services Industry

Samir Brikho, chief executive of oil and gas engineering group Amec Foster Wheeler, has quit after nearly a decade in the job. Amec's share price has nearly halved since the company cut its dividend in November as it battled the oil price collapse.

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  • No joke! Gas is 47 cents per gallon in one MI town
No joke! Gas is 47 cents per gallon in one MI town

Gas in Botkins ranged from $1.59 (Gulf) to $1.69 (Marathon) per gallon. Gas in the state of Missouri is $1.65; Oklahoma, $1.66; Texas, $1.73; and the highest is California at $2.87. near Interstate 75; Fuel Stop, 125 W. Court St.; VP Racing Fuels, 2011 Michigan St., near I-75; and Murphy USA, 2390 Michigan St. Blvd. near East Stan Schlueter Loop, s...

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  • Democratic Debate: Democratic Debate: Bernie Sanders Says Bill Clinton's
Democratic Debate: Democratic Debate: Bernie Sanders Says Bill Clinton's

In New Hampshire, which votes second, Sanders appears to have a slight lead. At  times , the attacks between the candidates nearly became personal, especially as  Sanders said  the key differentiating point between himself and  Clinton  was her campaign contributions.

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  • Wal-Mart stores closing in North Carolina
Wal-Mart stores closing in North Carolina

According to their corporate website, the stores will be a mix of Walmart Neighborhood Markets , Supercenters and Sam's Clubs. "It's good to see that management is willing to close stores because in the past we haven't had that", Brian Yarbrough, consumer analyst for Edward Jones, told the Wall Street Journal .

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  • China's Haier Group Buying General Electric's Appliance Division For $5.4 Billion
China's Haier Group Buying General Electric's Appliance Division For $5.4 Billion

Qingdao Haier is 41 percent owned by Haier Group, with which GE also has agreed to enter a Global Strategic Partnership to "jointly pursue growth projects in focus areas where both companies can increase business competitiveness such as Industrial Internet, healthcare, and advanced manufacturing".

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  • Detachable plane cabin with parachutes invented to save lives during crash
Detachable plane cabin with parachutes invented to save lives during crash

It involves the airplane splitting in two so that the cabin actually floats down to earth while the engines and cockpit plummet (sorry pilots, not much chance for you). Isadora Kali Anne Seney said: "Of the millions of flights a year, less than 500 people die worldwide a year from plane crashes - seems not terribly cost effective".

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  • VW exec sees US fixes soon in emissions test cheating
VW exec sees US fixes soon in emissions test cheating

He introduced the company's newest electric vehicle, the BUDD-e, at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Tuesday. The vehicle features hand-gesture operation (no buttons) and voice recognition, plus a 9.2-inch touchscreen with 1280 x 640 resolution and the ability to customize the screen in 10 different themes to keep information han...

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  • Google: Self-driving cars improve, but still need human help
Google: Self-driving cars improve, but still need human help

In 13 of these instances, the vehicle would have potentially made "contact" with another object if the human driver had not assumed control of the autonomous vehicle, Google said . According to Google , disengagement rates on its autonomous vehicles dropped sharply as the tests progressed. "There's none where it was like, 'Holy cow, we just a...

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  • Shell denies Iranian report of Tehran visit
Shell denies Iranian report of Tehran visit

With selling its oil to lower prices Iran is seeking to attract more customers. Oil prices have fallen below $ 30 a barrel for the second time this week.

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