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6 Things the NFL's Focus on 'Fan Engagement' Can Teach Small Business

Every fall, football is seemingly everywhere, right? See any similarity to the ubiquity of Starbucks cafes?

The ridiculous way Hamptonites can watch the US Open

There's an exclusive helicopter service flying people from the Hamptons to the US Open in 35 minutes.

This luxury carmaker is cutting prices

Luxury automaker Jaguar announced its cutting the price of its cars in 2016 in a bid to extend the iconic brand to more consumers. "Our pricing has consistently been at the top of the luxury segment," said Rob Filipovic, head of...

Netflix’s Lemony Snicket Series Taps ‘True Blood’s’ Mark Hudis, Barry Sonnenfeld (EXCLUSIVE)

Former “True Blood” showrunner Mark Hudis and director Barry Sonnenfeld have signed on to steer Netflix’s adaptation of the Lemony Snicket “A Series of Unfortunate Events” fantasy book series. Hudis will serve as showrunner and...

Mexican man deported 5 times to stand trial for murder

SAN FRANCISCO — A judge ruled Thursday that a man at the center of the national immigration debate will stand trial on a murder charge in the shooting of a...

Stephen Colbert’s Best ‘Late Show’ Pre-Premiere Promotional Stunts

Stephen Colbert’s first night as host of CBS’ “Late Show” is Sept. 8 and the comedian and his staff have spent the better part of the summer finding interesting ways of reminding you of that. From puns to public television,...

‘Worst coupon ever': Twitter trolls take over #FreeKimDavis — and it’s hilarious

With Texas Sen. Ted Cruz (R) calling jailed Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis the first Christian woman arrested by her government  “for living according to her faith,” supporters of the intransigent government employee took to...

Trump Reveals Lack of Knowledge on Foreign Policy

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump stumbled on a few international affairs issues and grew impatient over questions about foreign leaders during a telephone interview. Speaking to Hugh Hewitt, a popular conservative...

Here’s the best way to beat Labor Day traffic this weekend

Hit the road early if you want to avoid Labor Day traffic. That’s time-tested travel advice with little scientific backing — until now. Waze, a community-based traffic and navigation app, has crunched last year’s driving data and...

Fortune Live for September 4, 2015: Jen Welter, Steve Jobs documentary, and Sweetgreen

We've got a great lineup for today's Fortune Live, our weekly business show hosted by assistant managing editor Leigh Gallagher. We start things off interviewing Jen Welter on what it was like to be the NFL’s first female coach....

How Smaller Product Companies Can Automate Shipping Processes

If you aren't quite shipping high enough volumes to demand use of a third party, you'll need to work at setting up an in-house system.

Clinton: I didn’t ‘stop and think’ about email system

WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday her use of a private email system at the State Department wasn’t the “best choice” and acknowledged she didn’t “stop and think” about...

Hillary Clinton talks Trump, e-mail server and Biden on MSNBC

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton sat down for an extended interview with MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell. Here's what she had to say about her possible 2016 competition, and the e-mail controversy that won't die.

New Justice Department Policy Requires Warrants to Use Cellphone Surveillance Devices

On Thursday the U.S. Justice Department announced that its agencies and U.S. attorneys will need to get warrants before they can use cellphone surveillance devices like stingrays, aka IMSI catchers. Stingrays are portable devices...

These 24 amazing online shows prove you don't need a cable subscription

Streaming is the future. Cable companies are watching their subscriptions crumble as more and more people imagine life without them. So it's no coincidence that internet heavyweights like Netflix and Amazon are investing heavily...