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Seattle begins to phase in $15 minimum wage http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article17115608.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:48:17 CDT By DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP

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How the Chinese are turning fecal sludge into ‘black gold’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article8932739.html#storylink=rss A growing portion of China’s toilet waste is converted into fertilizer and biogas. In Beijing, 6,800 tons of human excrement are treated each day by some estimates: enough to fill almost three Olympic-size swimming pools.

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Coke fails to meet growth targets, CEO gets $18.1 million http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article13796120.html#storylink=rss Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent was given a pay package worth $18.1 million last year after the world’s biggest beverage company failed to meet its own growth targets.

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Study: World’s richest 1 percent about to control majority of world’s wealth http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/world/article7542686.html#storylink=rss The richest 1 percent are about to control a majority of the world’s wealth.

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Target to shut 133 Canada stores to stem massive losses http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article6656403.html#storylink=rss Target is giving up on Canada. More than 17,600 employees will eventually lose their jobs when the U.S. discount retailer closes its 133 Canadian stores after only about two years to cut losses that went as high as a billion dollars a year.

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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:48:44 CST By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO and MICHELLE CHAPMAN, AP Business Writers

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Chinese leader calls for innovation as economic growth slows http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22495188.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 03:26:32 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22495188.html State trade mission to Central Europe http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22495101.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 03:06:34 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22495101.html THE LATEST: Blatter cancels speaking engagement in Zurich http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22494945.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 02:57:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22494945.html Premier: Serbia ready to reduce dependency on Russian gas http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22495005.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 02:56:35 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22495005.html Jeb Bush and corporate boardrooms: 15 cases http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22494957.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 02:41:35 CDT By RONNIE GREENE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22494957.html Bush's busy role on corporate boards could become 2016 issue http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22494954.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 02:41:34 CDT By RONNIE GREENE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22494954.html Key numbers from a report to Congress on US education http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22492326.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 02:32:05 CDT By KIMBERLY HEFLING ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22492326.html Bush's busy role on corporate boards could become 2016 issue http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22494726.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 02:32:04 CDT By RONNIE GREENE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article22494726.html Oregon Senate backs new regulations for medical marijuana http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article22480785.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 02:27:04 CDT By JONATHAN J. 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