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Higher Wages a Surprising Success for Seattle Restaurant

By Gene Johnson | Aug 2
Menu prices are up 21 percent and you don't have to tip at Ivar's Salmon House on Seattle's Lake Union after the restaurant decided to institute the city's $15-an-hour minimum wage two years ahead of schedule.

Owners Turning to Auctions to Sell High-End Properties

REAL ESTATE | By John Marshall | Aug 3
Once considered a last resort to dump a property that was distressed or couldn't sell, auctions have become a viable marketing option for selling luxury homes.

Lawsuit Accuses CVS of Overcharging for Generic Drugs

INSURANCE | By Sudhin Thanawala | Aug 3
CVS Health Corp. deliberately overcharged some pharmacy customers for generic drugs by submitting claims to their insurance companies at inflated prices, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court in San Francisco.

Higher Wages a Surprising Success for Seattle Restaurant

SAVING | By Gene Johnson | Aug 2
Menu prices are up 21 percent and you don't have to tip at Ivar's Salmon House on Seattle's Lake Union after the restaurant decided to institute the city's $15-an-hour minimum wage two years ahead of schedule.

Can US Housing Industry's Comeback Endure? The Outlook Dims

REAL ESTATE | By Josh Boak | Jul 31
The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it?

More U.S. Teens Using 'Morning After Pill'

INSURANCE | Jul 31
A report from the federal government indicates teen usage of the "morning after pill" has increased dramatically.