Boone County home catches fire

A fire is out at a Boone County home on Highway VV Thursday.

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Millenials turn up heat against low wages

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New York minimum wage increase: Who really pays

New York's new $15 minimum wage for fast food workers applies to more than 100 brands doing business in the state. The only criteria: They must operate in at least 30 locations nationwide.

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Jack Lew warns Congress over debt ceiling

Congress has been fighting over the Iran trade deal, a highway bill and Puerto Rico's debt crisis.

On Wednesday, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew sent legislative leaders a little reminder about another contentious item: the debt ceiling.

Lew's basic messag...

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Facebook is now the world's most-used tech product

Think Facebook is passé? Think again.

At the end of June, nearly 1.5 billion people used Facebook at least once a month, the company reported on Wednesday. That's more than any other technology product in the world, including Microsoft's ubiquitous Wi...

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Samsung misjudged high demand for its smartphone

Oops! Samsung hasn't been making enough of their flagship Galaxy S6 Edge smartphones.

Samsung experienced "supply difficulties from higher-than-expected market demand for the Galaxy S6 Edge," the company said in a statement released alongside their se...

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Top 10 consumer complaints include car dealers, home repairs

Shady car dealers, shoddy home-repair jobs and credit card fees top the list of complaints people have about their interactions with businesses in 2014.

The North American Consumer Protection Investigators, an association of government consumer protec...

Fed chairwoman sticking with first hike since '06

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Fed: Prepare for likely interest rate hike in 6 weeks

America's first interest rate hike in almost a decade could come on September 17 when the Fed holds its next meeting.

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Amazon wants air space designated for drones

Amazon wants a piece of the sky.

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CEO shares $27 million with staff after selling his firm

This is what profit sharing should look like.

The CEO and co-founder of Turkish food delivery company Yemeksepeti has paid out $27 million to 114 employees after selling the firm for $589 million.

Nevzat Aydin said his employees deserved to benefit fr...

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Equal pay advocates: 'Clock out' for black women

An Atlanta-based advocacy group has dubbed Tuesday "Black Women's Equal Pay Day" and the idea has quickly gained traction on Twitter and Facebook.

Atlanta Women for Equality wanted workers across the nation to virtually "clock out" at 2:07 p.m.

Why 2:0...

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Some U.S. senators want to start oil war with Iran

As Secretary of State John Kerry tried to sell the Iran nuclear deal to Congress Tuesday, some U.S. senators were ready to start an oil war with Iran.

Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski is sponsoring a bill to lift the ban on exporting American crude o...

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