WASHINGTON'S LEADING BUSINESS MAGAZINE

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Farm labor shortage reported in Washington
The state reported a 5 percent farm labor shortage for March in Washington.
Apr 22, 2014 | 12:22 PM
Sales of US existing homes slip to a 20-month low
Sales of existing U.S. homes slipped in March to their lowest level since July 2012 as rising prices and a tight supply of available homes discouraged many would-be buyers.
Apr 22, 2014 | 12:22 PM
Netflix poised to raise prices after strong 1Q
The Internet video service is about to raise its prices for the first time in three years to help pay for more Internet video programming such as its popular political drama "House of Cards." The company has been spending more to compete against...
Apr 22, 2014 | 12:22 PM
Tuesday Morning, ex-CEO settle suit over firing
DALLAS (AP) — Tuesday Morning Corp. and former CEO Kathleen Mason have agreed to settle a discrimination lawsuit that accused the retailer of firing the executive because she revealed she had breast cancer. Mason sued the Dallas-based housewares...
Apr 22, 2014 | 12:22 PM
Tesla delivers first China cars, plans expansion
Tesla Motors Inc. delivered its first eight electric sedans to customers in China on Tuesday and CEO Elon Musk said the company will build a nationwide network of charging stations and service centers as fast as it can.
Apr 22, 2014 | 11:22 AM
Google challenges nonprofits on ideas to use Glass
Google has a challenge for U.S. nonprofits.
Apr 22, 2014 | 11:22 AM
Apple offering free recycling of all used products
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services. The new...
Apr 22, 2014 | 11:22 AM
Powdered alcohols no longer have label approvals
A product called "Palcohol" gained widespread attention online in recent days after it was reported that the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau approved the powdered alcohol, including vodka and rum varieties. According to the website for the...
Apr 22, 2014 | 11:22 AM
Caterpillar CEO's compensation cut to $12 million
The AP analysis of Oberhelman's compensation considered salary, bonus, perks and the estimated value of stock and option grants that the company reported Monday to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The calculation excluded changes in the...
Apr 22, 2014 | 11:22 AM
Gates-funded student data group to shut down
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The student data processing organization inBloom will shut down in the coming months, its chief executive officer said Monday following criticism that led to the recent loss of the startup's last active client — New York state...
Apr 22, 2014 | 11:22 AM