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  • Blog: Perkins Restaurant & Bakery now open in Colorado Springs

    Rich Laden
    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    Perkins Restaurant & Bakery has completed its return to the Pikes Peak region. Perkins re-opened Thursday, Sept. 19, at Platte Avenue and Chelton Road in Colorado Springs, in a remodeled building that had housed one of three area Perkins until the chain's corporate owners closed...

  • Trial over plane crash into New York home begins

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A jury Thursday began hearing the only case to go to trial over the February 2009 plane crash into a home outside Buffalo that killed 50 people. Opening statements framed some tough questions jurors will consider to determine how the airlines must compensate the...

  • End of era: Ellison steps aside as Oracle CEO

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison is stepping aside as CEO after 37 years at the helm of the business software maker, ending a colorful reign marked by his flamboyant behavior and outlandish wealth amassed while building one of the world's best-known technology...

  • Agency can look at rig owner's role in oil spill

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court in New Orleans has upheld a federal safety board's right to investigate the role of Transocean Deepwater Drilling Corp. in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil disaster. Transocean owned the Deepwater Horizon rig that was drilling for BP PLC at its...

  • Apple locks itself out of devices with passwords

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple has tightened its technological security so not even the company can pry into a password-protected iPhone or iPad, a move meant to reassure the millions of people who are increasingly storing vital pieces of their lives on the devices. The additional...

  • JetBlue's CEO will step down early next year

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    JetBlue Airways Corp. CEO Dave Barger will step down in February and be replaced by the company's president, ending months of speculation about leadership at the airline, which is profitable but has lagged its rivals. The new CEO, just the third in JetBlue's 14-year history, will be...

  • House GOP repackages election-year bills

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has approved an election-year package of legislation to cut taxes, reduce regulations and boost energy production, including approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. The measures adopted Thursday had already been passed by the Republican-controlled House...

  • SAP will buy Concur Technologies for $7.36 billion

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — German business software maker SAP said it will buy travel and expense management software company Concur Technologies for $129 per share, or about $7.36 billion. That's a premium of 19.7 percent to Concur's closing price on Thursday. SAP AG values the deal at $8.3...

  • California bill increases Hollywood tax credits

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown headed to the cradle of the Hollywood film industry Thursday to sign legislation that more than triples the state's tax credit to $330 million a year for films and TV shows produced in California. Warren Beatty joined prop makers, producers and...

  • Bio Box: Oracle CEO Larry Ellison

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    NAME: Larry Ellison AGE: 70 (born Aug. 17, 1944) CAREER: Started Oracle Corp. with $1,200 of his own money in 1977 and built it into a business software powerhouse. EDUCATION: Dropped out of college in 1966 after attending on and off for two years. HOMETOWN: Born in New York, grew...

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