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Apple Store Crashes As Customers Rush To Order New IPhones

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Wilton, CT) -- High demand for Apple's new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is to blame for Apple's online store crashing. The new devices went on sale at midnight and people who logged on to the Apple Store say they ran into slow load times and long delays in the devices being available. Availability has…

Retail Sales Jump .6% In August

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Undated) -- Retail sales are up. Retail sales jumped six-tenths of a percent in August, bouncing back from July's worst report in six months. August's six-tenths of a percent gain is right on the number economists had forecast.

Nevada Lawmakers Approve $1.3-Billion In Tesla Motors Tax Breaks

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Carson City, NV) -- Nevada is giving electric carmaker Tesla tax breaks worth more than a billion dollars. Lawmakers approved one-point-three-billion dollars in tax breaks Thursday. The luxury electric car company will now build a five-billion dollar battery factory 20 miles east of Reno. Governor Brian Sandoval's office expects the factory to generate three-thousand construction…

High Demand For New iPhone 6 Crashes Online Apple Store

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Undated) -- High demand for Apple's new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus crashed the online Apple Store. The new devices went on sale at midnight and people who logged on to the Apple Store say they ran into slow load times and long delays in the devices being available. Service started coming back after…

New EU Russia Sanctions Take Effect

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Undated) -- The European Union is ramping up the pressure on Russia. The EU 's latest layer of economic sanctions are now in effect. New sanctions target Russia's major oil companies, defense firms and state-owned banks, which are now denied access to finance in crucial European markets. The sanctions also add two-dozen Russian citizens to…