Lander's clothing store in Jamestown, N.Y., prepares for a "cash mob" to descend last week. Daniel Robison/WBFO hide caption

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National Trend 'Mobs' Local Businesses With Cash

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Employment Background Checks: How Far Is Too Far?

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Bolton Wanderers' Fabrice Muamba is obscured by medical staff trying to resuscitate him after collapsing. His teammate Ryo Miyaichi, right, and Tottenham Hotspur's Jermain Defoe, center top, watch. Matt Dunham/AP hide caption

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To Keep Customers, Brick-And-Mortar Stores Look To Smartphones

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Kelsey Blodget of Oyster.com photographs the lobby of New York's Trump SoHo hotel. The website relies on tech-savvy workers to create online reviews and track hotel bookings. Oyster.com hide caption

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Wanted: Digital Bloodhounds For The Hotel Industry

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Finding Cheaper Gas With Your Smartphone

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Hospitals Warn Smartphones Could Distract Doctors

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'Pinterest' Wades In Murky Copyright Waters

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The Homeland Security Department's Control System Security Program facilities in Idaho Falls, Idaho, are intended to protect the nation's power grid, water and communications systems. U.S. security officials and members of Congress are convinced a new law may be needed to promote improved cyberdefenses at critical facilities. Mark J. Terrill/AP hide caption

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Cybersecurity Bill: Vital Need Or Just More Rules?

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Employers have been asking for prospective employees' Facebook username and passwords to do some extra research on whom they may be hiring. Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Resume, Cover Letter And Your Facebook Password?

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Civil rights leaders and residents of Sanford, Fla., attend a meeting Tuesday to discuss the death of Trayvon Martin, who was shot by a neighborhood watch captain. The Justice Department and the FBI opened an investigation into the shooting, and the local state attorney announced that he had asked a grand jury to investigate. Gerardo Mora/Getty Images hide caption

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Social Media Put Fla. Case In National Spotlight

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Customers talk with Apple employees, in blue, inside a San Francisco Apple store on Friday, the first day of the launch of the new iPad. Paul Sakuma/AP hide caption

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Paying Dividend Gives More Investors A Bite Of Apple

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