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Full-Size Trucks, SUVs Dominate at Chicago Auto Show

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The U.S. auto industry has scored a major turnaround since the depths of the recession, when new vehicle sales slumped to less than 10 million a year.









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Valentine's Day Romance That Doesn't Break the Bank

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 5:55pm
Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and Cupid has his bow pointed right at you— or rather, right at your wallet.According to a recent study by









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An All-Star Slam Dunk: 1B 'Likes' for NBA on Social

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 5:52pm
It's the first professional sports league to surpass 1 billion likes and followers across its social media platforms.









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An Internet That's 50,000 Times Faster? Sign Me Up!

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 5:35pm
The U.S. lags behind even Latvia when it comes to Internet speeds -- and no one is happy when Netflix and chill turns into Netflix and frozen.









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Report Says Airbnb Fudged Data To Hide Illegal Hosts

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 3:12pm
A new report accuses Airbnb of manipulating its user data to disguise the number of illegal hosts using the site.









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Out of Valentine's Ideas? Uber Will Cover Your Butt

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 2:07pm
"Procrastinators, we've got your butt covered."That's what the slogan says on the Naja website — a lingerie brand that has teamed up with Uber to









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Kanye's Video Game is About His Mom in Heaven

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 12:19pm
Self-proclaimed "sonic painter" Kanye West has officially entered the gaming industry, and yesterday released a trailer for his first video game, Only









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U.S. Core Retail Sales Rebound Solidly in January

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 11:34am
U.S. consumer spending appeared to regain momentum in January as households ramped up purchases of a variety of goods.









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Congress Gives Final OK to Trade Bill

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 10:51am
A wide-ranging bill that revamps U.S. trade laws won final congressional approval Thursday.









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Google Hiring for Its Robot Cars (Hint: Not Drivers)

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 10:36am
SAN FRANCISCO- Alphabet Inc's self-driving project is advertising dozens of jobs on its website with a special focus on manufacturing expertise. Thirty-six jobs related to the Google X car project were listed including engineers working on motion control, displays, robotics and sensors as well as managers charged with operations, materials and marketing.









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Millennials Drink Almost Half the Wine in the U.S.

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 5:24pm
Millennials are buying more per person, spending more per bottle, and spurring the wine industry into finding new ways to capture this market share.









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No Kids, Please. We're German: Some Hotels Ban Children

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 5:19pm
In response to travelers who don't want kids in their hotel, 'adult-only' lodging is gaining ground across Europe.









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Foreclosure Fallout: 43 Percent of Americans Still Renting

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 4:41pm
A new report found that the number of renters grew by about five percentage points between 2006 and 2014, to just over 43 percent.









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Morgan Stanley Reaches $3.2B Mortgage Settlement

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 12:29pm
Morgan Stanley will pay $3.2 billion to settle claims related to its handling of residential mortgage-backed securities in the lead-up to the financial crisis.









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One in 10 Americans Dating Online is a Baby Boomer

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 11:02am
From Katy Perry to Martin Shkreli, Tinseltown to Topeka, online dating is the new norm for singles across America. But a new study reveals a surprisin









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Wealth Therapists Help Super Rich Deal With Money Guilt

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 10:37am
As the income gap widens, "wealth therapists" help the 1% work through their particular emotional dilemma.









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Pre-Orders for the Tesla Model 3 Begin March 31

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 10:35am
Tesla's entry-level $35,000 Model 3 electric car will be available for preorder on March 31, chief executive Elon Musk announced Thursday on Twitter.









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Wall Street Woes: Dow Closes Down 254 As Oil Drops

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 10:34am
U.S. equities kicked off Thursday sharply lower as investors digested a massive global sell-off, while oil prices fell further.









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Why Are More Americans Dying on the Highway?

Thu, 02/11/2016 - 9:59am
The cars being built today are safer than ever, not only better able to withstand a crash but designed to avoid accidents in the first place. Roadways









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Experts: Shipping Lithium Ion Batteries on Planes Is Unsafe

Wed, 02/10/2016 - 8:18pm
Federal transportation regulators and the country's main pilots union are warning against shipping large quantities of lithium ion batteries.









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