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Schaller’s Pump, oldest bar in Bridgeport, set to close Sunday

The last drinks will be poured Saturday at the bar, which has been operated by the same family since 1881. Patriarch Jack Schaller died in May 2016.

New high-tech firms flex political muscles in Massachusetts

Newer high-tech firms are flexing their political muscles on Beacon Hill, pouring hundreds of thousands into lobbying Massachusetts lawmakers and helping craft public policy

Camping World Holdings wins Gander Mountain bankruptcy auction

Camping World Holdings Inc., and a group of liquidators won a bankruptcy auction for St. Paul-based Gander Mountain Co. on Friday, according to a bankruptcy court filing cited by Reuters. Reuters reported the winning bid for the...

Bill Addresses Rental Application Fees: ‘This Is Really About Fairness’

It's tough finding an apartment in Colorado's tight market. Then add in the application fees -- it's costly -- before ever moving in. Now lawmakers are getting interested in the matter.

Ohio family surprised when Mark Zuckerberg comes to dinner

NEWTON FALLS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio family says they learned just 20 minutes before dinner this week that a planned mystery guest would be Facebook founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg.

Loss of Anthem could make Express Scripts a takeover target

Express Scripts shares have dropped nearly 9 percent since its announced the contract could be lost.

Property-tax bills in King County are among the nation’s highest — and growing fast

The average property-tax bill across King County has jumped 35 percent in the last four years, due to quickly climbing property values and newly approved tax hikes. For the buyer of a typical house in Seattle today, property...

Greenhouse gases, cancer risk tied to proposed Longview coal terminal, report says

An environmental-impact statement for Millennium Bulk Terminals was released to the public April 28.

Tamarack Village shopping center healthy at age 20 amid retail challenges

Tamarack Village shopping center has flourished since it was built in 1997. On the occasion of the mall’s 20th birthday, developers, tenants and customers analyzed why.

Caffeine and hops combine at N.J.'s newest brewery

The brewhouse will bring coffee and craft beers together for a completely new experience in Jersey. EAST GREENWICH TWP. -- "Embrace the chase." That's the motto of the newest brewery set to open in New Jersey...

EU chief Tusk stresses citizen's rights in Brexit talks

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union Council President Donald Tusk said Saturday that Britain will face a united bloc of 27 EU nations in its divorce negotiations and warned that any demands from Prime Minister Theresa May will be...

Analysis shows declining engagement with Trump's tweets

WASHINGTON (AP) — His "FAKE NEWS" tweets don't rocket like they once did. His exclamation points (!) don't excite quite the same old way.

Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is marking his 100th day in office by talking tough on trade.

A downsizing Macy’s aims to sell off floors above Walnut Room

The seventh-floor Walnut Room was the first restaurant to be located in a department store when it opened in 1907 in what was then Marshall Field's.

Jimmy John's proves freaky successful for Canton family

It took a visit to Kalamazoo for Dan Doelker to get a taste for Jimmy John's.