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Company seeks rights to names of iconic Grand Canyon lodges

...other facilities to adopt new identities.The National Park Service is weighing how to respond with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on the matter, which a spokesman described as relatively uncharted territory.Park Service spokesman Jeff...
Businesses with name 'Isis' fight bad brand image

Aeran Brent is tired of visitors asking about her store's name. Unfortunately, that's life for a small business owner whose shop - Isis Bridal and Formal - shares a name with ISIS, the acronym of a notorious Islamic militant group.
Chargers' Danny Woodhead out for the season

Chargers coach Mike McCoy says running back Danny Woodhead has a broken lower right leg and will miss the rest of the season.
Mother-daughter team from McCormick County invents barrette sold in Augusta-area Walgreens stores

The idea that spawned a new hair barrette now carried in Walgreens stores started with a Twitter rant.
NFL's Redskins nickname has to go

...crescendo as the team's stubborn owner looks sillier by the day with his insensitive inflexibility.With the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office cancelling six trademarks belonging to the football team last week, saying they are offensive to Native...
Change, but not like this

It is a name that probably should be changed. But not at the barrel of a bureaucrat's gun
Pressure builds for Apple to overhaul product portfolio

After Apple said it could post a year-over-year decline in revenue this fiscal year for the first time since 2002, rumor-mongering is turning into high-octane pressure for the company to do something.
Beech Island man creates household tool to reach high cords, ceiling fans

Donald Waters has created Handy Reach, a household tool that is designed to pull down attic cords and change the speeds on high ceiling fans.
Apple's fiscal third-quarter earnings top analyst forecasts

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple's growth prospects are looking brighter as anticipation builds for the upcoming release of the next iPhone, a model for a bigger screen.
Redskins resume court battle over team name, appeal decision stripped trademark protection

ASHBURN, Va. - The Washing­ton Redskins on Thursday formally appealed a ruling that stripped the team of trademark protection, the latest legal maneuver in the franchise's attempt to defend its name.