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Google shaking up search recommendations on smartphones
Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends websites on smartphones in a shift that's expected to sway where millions of people shop, eat and find information.
April 17, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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KSU claims two regional awards
Kennesaw State University’s College of Continuing and Professional Education has been recognized with two regional awards from the Association for Continuing Higher Education. This organization rep...
April 17, 2015 12:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Silver Airways adding routes throughout Southeast
An airline has announced plans to expand service throughout the Southeast.
April 16, 2015 02:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delta's 1Q profit rises on more traffic, lower fuel prices
UPDATE: Delta Air Lines plans to reduce international flying later this year as travel demand in some places weakens due to lower oil prices and the strong U.S. dollar.
April 15, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bank of America returns to profits as legal costs subside
UPDATE: Bank of America returned to a profit in the first quarter as the legal troubles that have plagued the company for several years subsided. But the bank's primary businesses struggled as inte...
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Annual Food Frenzy starts Monday
Marietta-based civil litigation firm Detling Cole LLC will participate in the Georgia Legal Food Frenzy, an annual statewide food drive benefiting the Georgia Food Bank Association and its local fo...
April 14, 2015 07:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smyrna facility to have health fair
Woodland Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care, 4005 South Cobb Drive in Smyrna, will have a health fair Thursday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will include blood pressure and memory screenings,...
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JPMorgan 1Q profit rises 12 percent
UPDATE: Strong results from JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s currency, commodities and fixed-income trading business lifted the bank's first-quarter profit 12 percent.
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Pepsi to replace Coke in NBA marketing deal
The National Basketball Association is trading Coke for Pepsi.
April 13, 2015 02:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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G-20 finance officials confronting global weakness
Finance officials from the world's major economies are searching for the right mix of policies to bolster a still-weak global recovery nearly six years after the Great Recession while confronting a...
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Sam’s Club expands savings for Plus members
Sam’s Club, which has a location at 150 Cobb Parkway S. in Marietta, recently announced the launch of an expanded prescription savings program that enables plus and business plus members to save ev...
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Cobb libraries to feature financial program series
The Cobb Library System will have a series of programs this month, provided by Georgia Watch as part of the Library System’s Money Smart Week programming. Money Smart Week was started in 2001 as a ...
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Health firm to expand presence in Atlanta, creating 900 jobs
City officials say the health care firm Kaiser Permanente plans to expand its presence in Atlanta, creating about 900 jobs by 2019.
April 16, 2015 01:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Citigroup's earnings rise 21 percent, beating estimates
Citigroup said Thursday that its first-quarter net income rose 21 percent as the company continued to slim down its operations and control expenses.
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EU alleges Google abuses hurt consumers, innovation
UPDATE: The European Union's escalating legal attack on Google is likely to ignite a debate about whether the Internet search leader makes life more convenient for consumers or abuses its power to ...
April 15, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Consulting firms announce merger
Scott Samuels, president of BeneServe and Associates, and Angie Marchant and Keith Tallmadge, partners of Millennium Benefits Consulting Inc., announced the merger of their respective firms. BeneSe...
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Marietta Zaxby’s celebrates 10 years
Zaxby’s, at 2080 Lower Roswell Road in Marietta and owned by John Silvey, is celebrating its 10 — year anniversary Saturday where the first 100 guests will receive a Zaxby’s Fanatic Pack of 52 card...
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Family Chiropractic to have pet health workshop
Blumsack Family Chiropractic, 3770 Due West Road, Suite 200 in Marietta, will have a workshop by Regina Ryan from The Good Dog Co., Atl. on Thursday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Participants can learn ab...
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Wells Fargo net income falls slightly from a year earlier
UPDATE: Wells Fargo, the third-biggest U.S. bank by assets, said Tuesday that its first-quarter earnings fell slightly from the same period a year earlier. The bank got a boost from increased mortg...
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