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St. Croix Refinery to Stay Closed After Vote

published about 10 hours ago
St. Croix Refinery to Stay Closed After Vote
The mothballed refinery on St. Croix will stay closed after the U.S. Virgin Island’s Legislature voted overwhelmingly against letting a new owner take over the plant.

Staples: Data Breach Exposes Million Cards

published about 10 hours ago
Staples: Data Breach Exposes Million Cards
Staples said criminals stole personal information from as many as 1.16 million payment cards during the back-to-school shopping season from stores across the country.

Trump Taj Mahal Expected to Remain Open, for Now

published about 11 hours ago
Trump Taj Mahal Expected to Remain Open, for Now
The endangered Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, N.J., is expected to remain open through the weekend while lawyers work to complete a $20 million lifeline from billionaire Carl Icahn.

Are You Sure You Want to Use Email?

published about 11 hours ago
Are You Sure You Want to Use Email?
Devastating leaks from Sony’s computer systems have dramatized the risks of storing corporate email for extended periods. Some people in Silicon Valley wonder if it is time to rethink that practice.

FDA Approves Cubist's Experimental Antibiotic Zerbaxa

published about 11 hours ago
Cubist Pharmaceuticals’ experimental antibiotic Zerbaxa has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for treatment of certain urinary tract infections and intra-abdominal infections.