Archive | January 17th, 2014

Target offers card holders free credit monitoring as fraud reaction grows

January 17, 2014

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Target’s recent effort to regain the trust of its shoppers after a credit card security breach seems to have backfired. Customers, it seems, are still on edge when it comes to the retailer, the Huffington Post reports. The company was the victim of a security breach during the holiday shopping season that compromised around 40 […]

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Will Tunica casinos feel squeeze from Southland Park $34.7 million expansion?

January 17, 2014

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The slumping casino industry in Tunica County may be about to take another hit. Southland Park Gaming & Racing in West Memphis, Ark., a major competitor for gaming dollars in Memphis area, is planning a $37.4 million expansion and redesign of its operation. The expansion will add a new 41,000-square-foot building which will house up […]

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Could new terminology increase storm forecast accuracy?

January 17, 2014

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Emergency management officials and meteorologists are hoping adding some new storm-warning terminology will help increase the accuracy of weather forecasts. The Storm Prediction Center intends to broaden its advance warning system for severe weather after finding that days it labeled with a “slight risk” turned out to be pretty nasty. State emergency managers say they’re […]

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