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Blacksburg bike shops say Virginia Tech is big-footing their business

Some business owners in Blacksburg say Virginia Tech has overstepped its boundaries by teaching students how to repair their own bikes.

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BofA hit with $1.3 billion mortgage penalty

Thousands of bad loans made years ago by Countrywide are Bank of America's problem now.

Hometown-Health

FREE mammograms still available for Roanoke and Christiansburg dates

Every year more than one million women worldwide are diagnosed with breast cancer, and one department store chain is fighting to change that.

New vending machine encourages customers to eat healthier

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New vending machine encourages employees, patients to eat healthier

Carilion Clinic is the new owner of a vending machine aimed at getting patients and employees to eat healthier. The hospital is the first health care provider in Virginia to have the touch screen machine.

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Stocks end mixed after pops and drops

Despite strong economic growth and no major surprises from the Federal Reserve, the bulls couldn't quite get it together Wednesday.

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Instagram unveils its answer to Snapchat

If you can't buy them, copy them.

Federal Reserve

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Federal Reserve stays on cruise control

The U.S. economy is strengthening but the Federal Reserve remains in cruise control.

The Fed decided to once again reduce its monthly bond purchases by $10 billion, as expected.

The central bank has been gradually reducing, or tapering, its monthly bo...

Office chairs

'Brutally honest' cover letter leads to job

For fresh-faced college graduates looking to land that first job, standing out from the crowd is never easy. Matthew Ross did just that.

Facebook on laptop

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Facebook to shut down Gifts service

Facebook is getting out of the business of gift card peddling.

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Hyundai recalls 883,000 Sonatas

Hyundai is recalling 883,000 Sonata sedans, one of its most popular models, for a problem with its transmission that could cause the car to be in a different gear than shown on its dashboard.

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