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Big Box Health Care: Checkup for the Price of a Latte?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:23pm
Wal-Mart is taking an aggressive tack, with in-store branded clinics offering primary health care at a price competitors may find hard to match.






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High Price: Get Ready to Spend More on Your Holiday Barbecue

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:08pm
Drought conditions have spikes prices for many Barbecue staples, but that doesn't mean Labor Day revelers need to go hungry over the weekend.






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Orbitz Ends Dispute with American, US Airways

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:35pm
Orbitz says it reached an agreement that will allow it to continue selling American Airlines and US Airways tickets on its sites.






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Stocks Rise on Strong Consumer Confidence

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:14pm
Stocks rose, with benchmark indices posting a fourth week of gains, as investors welcomed a better-than-expected read on U.S. consumer confidence.






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So Long, Summer! Labor Day By the Numbers

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:13pm
This week's "by the numbers" infographic breaks down the facts and figures behind the Labor Day holiday.






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On the Road! 35 Million Hit Highways for Labor Day

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:56pm
Americans took to the beaches and open road in massive numbers on Friday to kick off one last weekend of summer fun.






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Nearly $20 Billion at Stake in Oil Tycoon Divorce

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:20pm







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Coffee Wars: Dunkin Donuts Ups Ante With Dark Roast

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 1:41pm
Dunkin’ Donuts introduced a dark-roast hot coffee that will be launched nationwide next month.






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Don't miss these hidden credit card rewards

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 1:28pm
Reading the fine print on credit card offers could save you substantial cash — and not just by avoiding fees. There are a lot of valuable perks listed in card terms that go unnoticed."There's a ton that consumers are missing out on," said Odysseas Papadimitriou, chief executive of comparison site CardHub.com.Several cards offer good reason to save your receipts on big-ticket purchases.






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Drivers Frustrated by Voice-Activated Gadgets

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 1:26pm
A new J.D. Power study reports that voice recognition has become the single largest source of complaints about new vehicles.
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Is 'free' money to open a checking account worth it?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 1:15pm
You’ve no doubt received a flier in the mail or seen the billboards: Open a new checking account with us and receive $100 cash! Sounds like a deal, to be sure, and perhaps you’ve been considering switching banks anyway. But is there a catch? Cheapism.com checked out what’s meant by that small asterisk next to the $100.For banks, the motivation behind the bonus offer is clear.






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Where Does Chocolate Come From?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 11:36am
Worldwide production of chocolate is worth about $100 billion per year. CNBC's John Schoen takes a look inside the sweetest industry. Illustrated by Rob Donnelly.






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Sad Times for Angry Birds: Rovio CEO to Step Down

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 10:50am
Rovio is under financial pressure, and soon a new CEO will rule the roost.






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'Are We There Yet?' Surviving the Family Road Trip

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 10:48am
These fun responses to the question from your little backseat drivers will keep your kids laughing all the way to your destination.
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McDonald's Says 12 Restaurants Closed by Russia

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 10:26am
McDonald's said on Friday that a total of 12 of its branches in Russia have now been temporarily closed over the state food safety regulator's allegations of sanitary violations.
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HP Assistant Admits $1M Theft for Spending Spree

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 10:05am
Holli Coulman spent company funds on spa and resort visits, international airfare, Apple products and trips to Nordstrom.






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Stocks Rise, Braked by Consumer Spending Drop

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:46am
Stocks advanced on Friday, with Wall Street headed to a fourth week of gains ahead of the Labor Day holiday weekend.






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Consumers Spent Less Last Month, Saved More

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:07am
Consumer spending unexpectedly fell in July as savings rose to their highest level in more than 1-1/2 years, a sign that households remain cautious.






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What Happens to Malaysia Jets If Airline Goes Bust?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 5:04am
The airline is set for restructuring after back-to-back disasters spooked customers and cost tens of millions.






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Malaysia Airlines Cuts 6,000 Jobs to Halt 'Perfect Storm'

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:13am
Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of an $1.9 billion overhaul to revive its damaged brand - but there are no plans for a name change.
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