Business

United Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 9 at Houston Intercontinental Airport (USA Today Sports)
Steve Miller
March 12, 2019 - 5:04 pm
United Airlines has 25,000 flight attendants. Their union -- the Association of Flight Attendants -- wants the FAA to ground all 737 MAX planes. This includes the MAX 8, the type that was involved in two recent crashes, and the MAX 9.
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FILE - This March 19, 2018, file photo shows Apple's App Store app in Baltimore. As its iPhone sales slip, Apple has been touting its growing digital-services business as the engine that will keep profits up. But there may be a catch. Apple currently pockets a generous commission on all subscriptions and other purchases made on iPhone apps. But a brewing backlash against the company’s cut, which ranges from 15 to 30 percent, could undercut the app store’s profitability just as Apple is counting on it most. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
March 06, 2019 - 9:28 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As iPhone sales slip, Apple has been positioning its booming digital-services business as its new profit engine. But there could be a snag in that plan. A brewing backlash against the rich commissions Apple earns from all purchases and subscriptions made via iPhone apps could...
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WBBM Newsradio/Bob Roberts
Bob Roberts
March 04, 2019 - 6:00 am
The organization has a 90-year history, but CEO Paula Danoff says its class offerings and exhibit schedules have both blossomed since its move from the lakefront Harley-Clarke mansion.
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FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2019 file photo, people stand in the lobby for Amazon offices in New York. Amazon is providing a tool that will allow brands to remove listings from its site themselves that they consider to be for counterfeit goods. The online giant is also launching a product serialization service, which allows brands to put unique codes on their products during the manufacturing process. The codes are then scanned by Amazon to confirm authenticity once purchased. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
February 28, 2019 - 7:11 am
Amazon, which has wrestled with counterfeit products on its site for years, has developed a fleet of tools that allow sellers to remove items from Amazon.com themselves and to prevent fake goods from making it to the site at all. To speed the removal process, Amazon said that it's now allowing some...
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