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Endless Debt: Native Americans in High-Interest Loan Trap

2 hours 39 min ago
Advocates say that Native American communities appear to be more saddled with predatory loans than any other community in the United States.






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Mislabeled Shrimp Rampant at Restaurants and Grocers: Study

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:25pm
From New York to New Orleans to Oregon, consumers are being misled about the shrimp they're buying, according to a survey by an advocacy group.






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Espresso Express: Starbucks Plans Delivery Service

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:10pm
Attention java junkies: Starbucks wants to put you one step closer to your morning fix.






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Question Mark: Facebook's Zuckerberg Plans Public Q&A

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:00pm
Have a burning question for Mark Zuckerberg? Next Thursday, he might answer it.






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Gerber Accused of False Claims on Baby Formula

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 4:46pm
Baby-food maker Gerber is being accused by the government of claiming falsely that its Good Start Gentle formula can prevent or reduce allergies in children.






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Will Tim Cook Pave the Way for Other Gay CEOs?

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:43pm
As one of the most powerful tech executives in the world, Cook holds a unique position from which he can show the way for other gay corporate leaders.






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FTC Sues Dating Site For Making Fake Lovers

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:56pm
The FTC settled its first lawsuit filed against an online dating company. The suit said the site used fake profiles to trick users into paying.
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FTC Fines Dating Site For Making Fake Lovers

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:56pm
The FTC settled its first lawsuit filed against an online dating company. The suit said the site used fake profiles to trick users into paying.






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What's the Scariest Job in America?

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:29pm
If you think "gravedigger" or "swamp night security guard" is the scariest job in America, the trick is on you.






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IBM Supercomputer Watson Will Mine Millions of Tweets

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:45am
It’s part of a deal the two companies announced on Wednesday that’s designed to let IBM’s clients mine the 500 million daily Twitter messages.






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Kohl's Will Open Earlier on Thanksgiving Too

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:21am
Get ready to finish your turkey and stuffing a few hours earlier this year.






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My Word! U.K. Etiquette Experts Say BCCs Are 'Deceptive'

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:21am
The publisher of a centuries-old guide to British upper-class decorum has deemed the practice of bcc-ing "deceptive."






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U.S. Economy Expands at 3.5 Percent Clip

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 9:12am
It's the fourth quarter out of five that the economy has expanded at or above a 3.5 percent annual rate.






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Tim Cook Pens Op-Ed, Says 'Proud to be Gay'

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:36am
Apple's CEO Tim Cook addresses rumors about his sexual orientation in an op-ed piece in "BloombergBusinessweek."






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Best Outlet Stores? Consumer Reports Ranks Them

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:20am
Outlet stores promise big price breaks over traditional retail stores. But are the savings worth the schlep?






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Billionaires Have Doubled Since the Financial Crisis

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 7:45am
Hundreds of millions of people live in abject poverty, while the super-rich amass wealth they may never be able to spend, new study says.






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Faulty Takata Air Bags May Not Be Replaced for Months

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 8:51pm
U.S. safety regulators do not expect Takata to be able to fully supply replacement parts for millions of defective air bags until after February.






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Fed Ends Historic Easing Program

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 2:15pm
U.S. central bank signals confidence in the economic recovery.






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What's Choking China's Port Cities? Ship Smog

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 1:34pm
With some 30 percent of the world's container volume, China's ports are a major source of soot and sulfur dioxide.






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Stand and Deliver: UPS Sees Big Holiday Season

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:29pm
Where: Worldwide. When: Dec. 22. That's the date UPS anticipates will be 2014's busiest delivery day.






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