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Senate Fails To Approve Bill Allowing FBI Searches Of Web, Phone Records Without Court Order
Earlier this week, in response to the recent massacre of 49 people at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Senators John McCain of Arizona and Richard Burr of North Carolina introduced a controversial piece of legislation that, if approved, would allow federa...
The Consumerist
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Sears Expands Another House Brand, Sells Kenmore TVs
A few weeks ago, Sears announced with its quarterly earnings that it was looking into doing some unspecified money-making thing with its signature house brands: Kenmore, Craftsman, and DieHard. Most observers assumed that this meant selling the brand...
The Consumerist
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Mobile Ad Company Must Pay $950K To Settle Charges It Illegally Tracked Users' Location
Location-based advertising allows companies to better target consumers with ads that make the most sense for them. However, tracking the location of someone without their permission is a big no-no. Just ask InMobi which must pay $950,000 and revamp i...
The Consumerist
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Comcast Creates "Original Series" For The Sole Purpose Of Advertising Xfinity On Demand
It can be increasingly difficult to tell when a company is advertising their products and when they're just trying to relate to potential customers. Comcast is apparently combining those two things with a new short-form series that follows a couple w...
The Consumerist
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Bankruptcy Court Agrees To Let Sports Authority Out Of One Of Its Team Sponsorships
A sporting goods retailer that's going out of business doesn't need to plaster its name on billboards at sporting events, and that's why Sports Authority would prefer to end its sponsorship contracts with various teams and to sell the naming rights t...
The Consumerist
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

This KFC Box Will Also (Slightly) Charge Your iPhone
Do you often have to make the decision between going out for fast food fried chicken and charging your phone? Thanks to this new-fangled box from KFC, you may never have to make the choice between greasy fingers and updating your Instagram. That is, ...
The Consumerist
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Banks Trying To Attract Customers With Products To Reduce, Repay Student Loans
With student loan debt in the U.S. now well beyond $1 trillion, everyone seems eager to get into the debt-reduction business. Some cities will pay down your debt if you move there, while a growing number of employers are making loan payment contribut...
The Consumerist
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Jimmy John's To Stop Using Noncompete Clauses In Employee Contracts
While the fast food industry is known for high worker turnover and employees who go from one competitor to the next, the folks at Jimmy John's apparently thought that the skills they provided to their workers were so special that employees had to sig...
The Consumerist
Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Why Is The Beauty Chain Ulta Growing While The Rest Of Retail Shrinks?
In the last few years, Ulta stores have sprouted in strip malls across the country. The chain plans to open 100 new stores this year. How are they expanding when brick-and-mortar retail in general seems doomed? The company credits its variety of pric...
The Consumerist
Tuesday, June 21, 2016

As Farmers Markets Turn Into Trendy Food Courts, Some Farmers Are Feeling Left Behind
A decade ago, as farmers markets were beginning to see a resurgence in a number of U.S. cities, they were a place to spend a morning picking up fresh, seasonal ingredients. Aside from the occasional stand selling baked goods, there wasn't really anyw...
The Consumerist
Tuesday, June 21, 2016

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