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Service-sector growth accelerated slightly in May, ISM says

June 5, 2013 |

WASHINGTON — The U.S. service sector expanded at a slightly faster rate in May than the previous month, data released Wednesday by the Institute for Supply Management indicate.

    


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U.S. trade agency issues ban on imports of some Apple devices

June 5, 2013 |

The International Trade Commission says the Apple iPhone 4 and an iPad 2 variant violate a patent held by Samsung Electronics. Apple will appeal the ruling.

NEW YORK — A U.S. trade agency issued a ban on imports of Apple’s iPhone 4 and a variant of the iPad 2 after finding that the devices violate a patent held by South Korean rival Samsung Electronics.

    


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Strong demand for electric vehicles leaves supplies short

June 5, 2013 |

A lease-price war is causing a run on battery-powered cars, and some models have even sold out in Southern California.

If you’ve been enticed by the recent spate of cheap lease deals on electric cars, good luck finding one.

    


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Cars Land drives up attendance at Disney’s California Adventure

June 5, 2013 |

The theme park next to Disneyland in Anaheim drew an estimated 7.8 million visitors in 2012, up 22.6% from 2011, after adding the Cars Land attraction.

Cars Land has put the pedal to the metal on attendance numbers at Disney’s California Adventure Park.

    


L.A. Times – Business

Surge in visitors at Disney’s California Adventure, Universal Studios

June 4, 2013 |

Big investments at Disney’s California Adventure Park and Universal Studios Hollywood seem to have paid off.

    


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Obama targets ‘patent trolls’ in bid to protect tech innovation

June 4, 2013 |

WASHINGTON — Taking aim at so-called patent trolls that use the threat of lawsuits to obtain licensing fees, President Obama issued executive orders to crack down on abuses and called on Congress to take tougher steps to protect innovative high-tech businesses.

    


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U.S. trade deficit widened in April as consumer imports surged

June 4, 2013 |

WASHINGTON — The U.S. trade deficit widened in April after hitting a three-year low the previous month, as imports of consumer goods surged in a reflection of increasing confidence among  American households.

    


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Ford recalls nearly 390,000 vehicles in U.S. for fire risk

June 4, 2013 |

Ford is recalling nearly 390,000 vehicles in the U.S. for a potential fuel tank leak that could result in a fire.

    


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Worst backseat drivers are spouses, moms, friends; dads are best, poll says

June 4, 2013 |

Who is your worst critic when you are driving? A new poll by Insurance.com says that spouses are the worst, most critical backseat drivers. Moms and friends are next in line.

    


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Get a discount, then pay extra

June 4, 2013 |

AMC has unfairly added a ‘location surcharge’ to discounted movie tickets used at certain theaters.

Sherry Tedeschi is an avid moviegoer, typically hitting a film a week, sometimes two or three.

    


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