Intuit Kicks a TurboTax Hornet's Nest

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Intuit, maker of the popular TurboTax tax-preparation software, has infuriated many longtime users by requiring them to buy more-expensive software to complete their 2014 tax returns.

IRS Giveaway: Tax-Filing Software

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About 70% of all taxpayers are eligible for free federal income-tax-preparation and electronic-filing software through a program known as ‘Free File.’

Behind 'American Sniper,' Some Legal Sniping

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‘American Sniper,’ based on the life of ex-Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, has brought in more than $130 million in ticket sales. But the SWAT team training business that he founded after leaving the military is preparing to shut down.

SkyMall Files for Bankruptcy

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The owner of SkyMall, the in-flight catalog that sells unusual gadgets and other oddities, filed for bankruptcy protection, crippled by new rules and technology that let airline passengers keep their smartphones powered up during flight.

Mechanics Union Sues American Airlines

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A unit of a major mechanics union at American Airlines Group Inc. has filed a lawsuit alleging that managers pressured members to breach federal rules on aircraft maintenance, prompting an FAA investigation.

Digital-Music Services Face Another Oldies Challenge

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The owner of recordings by Hot Tuna, New Riders of the Purple Sage and the Flying Burrito Brothers filed lawsuits Thursday against several online music service operators including Apple, Google and Sony for using songs recorded before 1972 without permission.

Box's Stock Surges in Debut

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Shares of Box surged 66% in their market debut on Friday, a sign of strong demand for a company that has spent the past several months being lambasted for an outsize marketing budget and unclear path to profitability.

UPS Didn't Have a Happy Holiday

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United Parcel Service Inc. delivered holiday packages on time this season, but expensive holiday preparations added $200 million in unexpected costs.

For Airliners, Safety Board Thinks Beyond the Black Box

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U.S. accident investigators called for tamper-proof tracking systems and data recorders to be installed on all airliners, as well as for new technologies to make it easier to retrieve and analyze flight data.

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