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Tech companies settle poaching case

Apple Inc., Google Inc., Intel Corp. and Adobe Systems Inc. have settled a major lawsuit alleging they colluded not to poach employees from each other, according to a letter filed Thursday with the federal judge handling the case.

The letter, ...

GM manages $125 million profit amid recall crisis

DETROIT -- General Motors Co. eked out a small profit in the first quarter, strongly outperforming investors' expectations amid a recall crisis that threatened to temporarily plunge the automaker into the red.

The automaker reported net income of...

House by house, the Jersey Shore is getting higher

BRIGANTINE, N.J. -- There was never any question about the lift.

When your trusty rancher is about to become a second-floor rancher -- wrenched off its foundation and cranked up 5 1/2 feet like a boat resting on the shoulders of a lifeguard -- ...