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Fantasy fans wonder if the games are rigged

Are fantasy sports rigged? That's what millions of fantasy players are wondering after it was revealed this week that a DraftKings employee won $350,000 in a weekly NFL contest on rival FanDuel.

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SABMiller rejects AB InBev's takeover bid, but 'Bud-Miller' is not over yet

It's not clear whether the latest beer merger effort has gone flat or may still have some fizz.

The world's biggest brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev is pursuing its chief rival SABMiller, in an attempt to create a super brewery.

SABMiller is playing hard to...


Reddit launches Upvoted, a new news site

Reddit seems to be getting tired of losing out to other media companies on stories generated by its massive online community.

So it created Upvoted, which launched Tuesday. The site contains original stories, videos, and graphics created by an indepen...

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ESPN ends DraftKings-sponsored segments

ESPN said Tuesday that it's pulling on-air segments sponsored by one of the companies implicated in a possible scandal that's rocked the billion dollar world of fantasy sports.

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Cracks emerge in US oil boom

The American energy boom is finally showing some cracks from the crash in oil prices.

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D.C. considers US' most generous paid leave policy

For many American workers, taking time off to have a child or care for a sick family member means not getting paid.

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Global growth is weakest since the crisis, IMF says

World economic growth this year will be the weakest since 2009, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday.

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Fantasy sports giants ban employees from games over cheating concerns

Two of the biggest companies in the $1.5 billion business of fantasy sports, DraftKings and FanDuel, have banned employees from playing fantasy games for money amid claims that a worker may have used insider information to win a six-figure prize.

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Why fantasy football is legal

Fantasy sports may sound a lot like gambling, but unlike sports gambling, which is legal in only Nevada, fantasy sports is legal in all but five states.


For $5, this company will cut ties with Comcast for you

Not excited about wasting hours to cancel your Comcast contract? Outsource it for $5!

Airpaper, a new Oakland-based company, promises to take all the hassle off your hands.

It's simple: Users pay $5, fill out an online form, and Airpaper will send a p...

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