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There are legal questions about how far employers can go to encourage partic...
Scotts Miracle-Gro makes products for the care and health of lawns. The Marysville, Ohio, company says it wants to nurture its 8,000 employees the same way."It's very much of a family culture here,"...
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Taser International is now selling police departments the technology to stor...
You know what a pain it can be storing and organizing the millions of videos you've shot on your smartphone. Now imagine you're a police officer, and you wear a body camera every day.Police cams have...
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John Dolphin and his wife Ruth Dolphin pose in his record store around 1958....
Jeanette Baker got to know John Dolphin when she was an aspiring teenage singer in the 1950s."I can see him now walking around with that cigar," Baker says. "When he walked around, you knew he was...
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Why did a deliberately bad study showing the weight-loss benefits of chocola...
On Thursday we told you about an elaborate hoax carried out by a science journalist who wanted to teach the media a lesson about being more responsible in reporting on nutrition science.As we...