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Lufthansa will now keep 2 crew members in cockpits

Lufthansa was forced to introduce new rules on keeping two crew members in the cockpit at all times after its Germanwings flight crash killed 150 people on Tuesday.

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Would pilotless planes make sense?

Would you be willing to fly on a plane with no pilot?

Ruth Porat

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Google's new CFO and her $70 million pay package

Google snagged a star to be its new chief financial officer, and will pay her like one. Ruth Porat, formerly the CFO of Morgan Stanley, received a $70 million-plus cash and stock deal from Google.

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Martinsville Speedway changing supplier of its famous hot dogs

The Speedway is replacing Jesse Jones Southern Style Hotdogs with Valleydale Hotdogs, a subsidiary of Virginia-based Smithfield Foods.

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

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And the world's busiest airport is ...

The birthplace of Coca-Cola, "Gone with the Wind" and Martin Luther King Jr. is still home to the busiest passenger airport in the world.

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Spring Home Show celebrates 45 years at Salem Civic Center

Local professionals and exhibitors started setting up their displays for the Annual Spring Home Show Wednesday morning.

Roanoke job market booming

Fewer Americans signed up for unemployment benefits over the last couple of weeks showing that there could be an upswing in hiring.

Roanoke County lowers tax rate to entice new industry

Roanoke County leaders just made a strategic move to attract more industry to the area by lowering the machinery and tool tax.

Payday lenders

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The big profits of payday lenders may be over

About 12 million Americans take out payday loans every year. It's a big -- and controversial -- business.

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Bad news: Stocks likely to fall further

Corporate earnings for the first quarter are probably going to stink like a giant pile of dirty laundry in a teenager's bedroom.

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Indiana businesses: We’re open for everyone

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