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Power business loses zing in Post Enron era
After listening Thursday to Progress Energy Bill Cavanaugh's "we're doing okay in rough times" speech, I'm sure the conservative CEO would have enjoyed taking a polished wingtip to the derriere of any Enron executive found lurking about the Lehman Brothers energy conference.

Southwest to get new TIA airside
The flourishing carrier has run out of gates at the airport. Airside C will be razed to make way for its replacement.

Paying a premium
Mona Heilman, legal administrator for the Tampa law firm of Barnett, Bolt, Kirkwood and Long, managed to keep the increase in her company's health insurance premiums within reasonable limits this year, but it wasn't easy.

Pepins to share time with daughters
A judge in the bitter divorce case grants visits to Tom Pepin, though not as much time as he wanted.

School bells not a shopper incentive
Retailers report anemic August sales as the government releases weak economic data. Wall Street swoons.

Nordstrom to track its best customers electronically
NEW YORK -- Nordstrom Inc.'s black book on its favorite clientele is going electronic.

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