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Toyota Cuts Price of Automatic Braking Safety Devices

Apr 1
Those pricey high-tech systems that automatically stop or slow your car if it's about to run into something are getting a lot cheaper.

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Amazon Launches 'Home Services'

CORPORATE | Apr 1
Amazon.com is now offering help around the house for a small price. CNET reporter Bridget Carey has more on the new service.

TowerBrook to Buy Women's Clothing Brand J. Jill

CORPORATE | Apr 1
Woman's clothing retailer J.Jill said Tuesday that it is being acquired by an investment management firm.

Tidal Streaming Service Seeks More Artists to Join as Owners

CORPORATE | By Mesfin Fekadu | Apr 1
Tidal, the music and video streaming service co-owned by Jay Z, Rihanna, Madonna and other artists, is inviting more performers to join the company and earn equity.

Wal-Mart Urges Arkansas Governor To Veto Religion Bill

CORPORATE | Apr 1
Retail giant Wal-Mart says Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson should veto a religious-objection bill that critics say would open the door to widespread discrimination against gays and lesbians.

Indiana LGBT Discrimination Law Could Cost the State at Least $250 Million

CORPORATE | By EDGE | Apr 1
The national backlash that has followed the passage of Indiana's recent license-to-discriminate bill could cost the state as much as $250 million in economic activity and counting, according to an analysis done by the Center for American Progress.

US Home Prices Rise Modestly, Weigh on Affordability

FINANCE | Apr 1
U.S. home prices rose at a steady pace in January, pushing prices up at a faster pace than wages and putting more homes financially out of reach for would-be buyers.

Toyota Cuts Price of Automatic Braking Safety Devices

CORPORATE | Apr 1
Those pricey high-tech systems that automatically stop or slow your car if it's about to run into something are getting a lot cheaper.

Thousands of Detroit-Area Homeowners Try to Stop Foreclosure

FINANCE | Apr 1
More than 13,000 Detroit-area property owners have entered into payment plans hoping to avoid losing their homes to tax foreclosure, but another 16,000 living in their homes have yet to take advantage of the offer ahead of Tuesday's deadline.

Google, Microsoft Battle Drives Down PC Prices

CORPORATE | Apr 1
Google is releasing its cheapest Chromebook laptops yet, two versions priced at $149 aimed at undercutting Microsoft's Windows franchise and gaining ground in even more classrooms.

Google Maps Turns into Pac-Man's Chomping Grounds

CORPORATE | Apr 1
The virtual streets of Google Maps are being transformed into Pac-Man's chomping grounds in celebration of April Fools' Day.

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