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Amazon and Simon & Schuster reach compromise deal

The tug of war between Amazon and one major book publisher just ended -- and both sides are declaring victory.

$84 million Microsoft CEO: We pay women equally

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has some really bad timing.

Chipotle vs. Qdoba: Investors like the Q

Chipotle is still the king (or rey) of Mexican restaurant chains. But are its best days behind it?

Oscar de la Renta: The man who could sell a $12,000 dress

Oscar de la Renta dressed first ladies, movie stars and other celebrities. And that clientele allowed him to charge top dollar for his creations.

Game camera captures alleged burglars

 The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office has released pictures from a recent burglary in an attempt to identify the thieves responsible.

Why Dish subscribers can't see CNN today

 CNN and several other Turner-owned cable channels have disappeared from Dish Network homes due to a contractual dispute between the two companies.

Unmanned X-37B space plane lands, its exact mission a mystery

Whatever it was doing up in space, we may never know, but the U.S. Air Force's unmanned X-37B space plane returned to Earth this week, with still no details from the military on the nearly two-year mission.

Ebola outbreak in the West: Why some survive, some don't

 There's no cure for Ebola. So why have some patients walked away healthy while others in the West died?

World's worst airport in 2014 is...

 Good news for air travelers passing through Manila: the city's international airport isn't quite as bad as it used to be.

Mother wants 'Breaking Bad' figures removed from Toys R Us

  "Breaking Bad's" Walter White may have cleverly dodged authorities during his career as a drug kingpin, but his action figure hasn't dodged the wrath of a Florida mother.