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Even Bankers See a Risk in Rising Wealth Gap

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 1:05pm
You know the expanding wealth gap is getting bad when bankers are warning about the risks to the economy from it.






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Feds Offer Apology for Air Bag Warning Snafu

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 11:29am
A series of mistakes from the nation's highway safety watchdog left motorists scrambling for information on a massive air bag recall.






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Meet the $299 Smartphone You Can Only Get By Invite

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:16am
A start-up Chinese smartphone maker is having a one-hour flash sale to buy its $299 smartphone, which is normally available by invite only.






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Pricey Suds: Guinness to Tap Luxury Beer Market

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 10:09am
Buying the newest Guinness brew entails Champagne tastes and a little more than your standard beer budget.






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Now There's an Uber Service for Flu Shots

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 9:27am
Uber is bringing back the house call for flu vaccinations.






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Camel Maker Snuffs Out Workplace Smoking

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:55am
Camel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is snuffing out smoking in its offices and buildings.






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Saving for Retirement: 'Later' Is a Bad Idea

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:02am
More than half of middle-class Americans say they plan to save more for retirement "later" to make up for not saving enough now.






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Top 10 Most Unbelievable Excuses for Calling in Sick

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 3:20am
If these excuses that bosses report hearing from employees are to be believed, American workers are getting into some serious hijinks.






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Bungled Air Bag Alerts Leave Car Owners Scrambling

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 8:04pm
After the nation's highway safety watchdog botched alerts about defects in almost 8 million air bags, owners wonder if they can get theirs fixed.






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Sold! Vintage Apple-1 Computer Fetches $905,000

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:19pm
The winning bid for one of the few remaining examples of Apple's first pre-assembled computer far outstripped expectations.






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Bank of America: Sorry for Double Charging on Apple Pay

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:21pm
A number of Bank of America customers took to Twitter to complain they were charged twice for purchases they made using Apple's new system.






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Bungled Airbag Alerts Leave Car Owners Scrambling

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:16pm
The nation's highway safety watchdog bungled alerts about defects in almost 8 million air bags, and owners are wondering if they can get theirs fixed.






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Social Security Recipients Get a (Small) Raise

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 12:24pm
Third year in a row that the increase is less than 2 percent.






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I'll Take 30 of Those Rolls-Royce Phantoms, Please

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 12:03pm
No need to wrap them.






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Solar Panels Don't Grow On Trees ... Most of the Time

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:57am
Apart from offering a shady spot to sit, the eTree has a water fountain, a WiFi hotspot, a docking station to charge devices, and lights up with LEDs.






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Target Offers Free Shipping on All Holiday Items

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:39am
It's a first for the retailer as it seeks to compete with the likes of Amazon.






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U.S. Expands Recall Warning Over Defective Air Bags

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:23am
The federal government is urging car owners to get their air bags repaired immediately.






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Buffett's Blunders Cost Him Billions This Week

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:10am
Warren Buffett is happy to admit his mistakes when he makes them—just don't remind him how much money he lost in the process






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Apple CEO Talks Security With Chinese Official: Xinhua

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 9:51am
The meeting comes days after a Chinese web monitoring group said Apple users in China had been targeted in a sophisticated attack.
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GM: Keep Passengers Out of Front in These Models

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 9:50am
Passengers shouldn't ride in front seat until air bag has been replaced, GM says.
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