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U.S. Opens Probe Into Automatic Brakes on 2014 GM Chevy Impala

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:50pm
U.S. safety regulators have opened an investigation to determine if the emergency braking system on General Motors Co.'s 2014 Chevrolet Impala is defective.There are an estimated 61,000 Impala sedans in the United States.






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IRS Paid Bonuses to 1,100 Who Owe Back Taxes

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:19pm
The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems, including $1 million to workers who owed back taxes, a government investigator said Tuesday.






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Video: Dorian Nakamoto Thanks Bitcoin Community For Donations

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:19pm
Dorian Nakamoto, the man alleged by Newsweek to be the creator of cryptocurrency bitcoin, appeared in a video Tuesday to once more deny the allegations and thank the people who had donated to a fundraiser benefiting his family.
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Google Agreed to Pick Up Some of Samsung's Legal Defense in Apple Case

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:03pm

Apple has sued Samsung for infringement of five patents and argued it should have to pay upwards of $2 billion.








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You, Too, Can Now Get the New Twitter Design

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 5:01pm
The Twitter redesign, first unveiled earlier this month, is now available to anybody who wants it.






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Stocks Close Higher on Corporate Earnings, Home Sales Data

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 5:01pm
Stocks climbed on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 extending its longest winning run of the year, as investors digested earnings reports from companies including McDonald's and Netflix.






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Hotels Hook Up to Tiny House Trend

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 5:01pm
While some hotels trumpet the ample square footage of their guest rooms, others rely on quirky coziness to attract customers.






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GM Boosting Safety/Engineering Unit in Response to Switch Recall

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 4:15pm
General Motors is adding 35 product safety investigators as part of a larger restructuring of its engineering operations in response to a massive car recall.GM said Tuesday that the new investigators will more than double the size of its current team, to 55.






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Dow Rises Almost 100 Points, Nasdaq up 1% on Corporate Earnings

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 4:15pm
Stocks climbed on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 extending its longest winning run of the year, as investors digested earnings reports from companies including McDonald's and Netflix.






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Fan TV's $99 Cable Box Coming to Time Warner Cable

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:59pm
Time Warner Cable has signed on with an upstart TV set-top box that streams both cable TV and online video.






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Aereo App Battles TV Networks in Supreme Court

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:59pm
The Supreme Court on Tuesday wrestled with a case that could change the future of television — a fight between the networks and an online startup that relays their shows to customers for a fee.






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TV Networks Clash With Startup Before Supreme Court

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:44pm
The Supreme Court on Tuesday wrestled with a case that could change the future of television — a fight between the networks and an online startup that relays their shows to customers for a fee.






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Health Experts Anxious to See FDA Rules on E-Cigarettes

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:28pm
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to issue its first regulations governing electronic cigarettes by the end of the month, and health experts are anxious about what the rules may look like.






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What Does 'Buy the Rumor, Sell the News' Mean?

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:12pm

NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari explains a strategy used on Wall Street to turn a profit based on potentially market-moving events or announcements.








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U.S. Airfares Still Rising But Slowly

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:12pm
The average price of an airline ticket for travel within the U.S. rose by just $1 last year, although prices are still modestly higher than they were five years ago.The U.S. Department of Transportation said Tuesday that the average domestic airfare rose to $381 in the fourth quarter of 2013, a 0.






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Stanley McChrystal: Military Career Slammed With a 'Curveball'

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 2:41pm
Retired U.S. Army General Stanley McChrystal, whose career was torpedoed by a 2010 article in Rolling Stone, describes his dramatic ouster as commander of international forces in Afghanistan in a column for the social networking site LinkedIn.






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Reboot and Reuse: Apple Offering Free Recycling of Its Gadgets

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 2:10pm
Apple's warm-and-fuzzy Earth Day announcements continue. Now, Apple Stores will recycle Apple gadgets for free — and even give some customers store credit.Apple Stores worldwide will accept all Apple products "for free, responsible recycling.






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Electric vs. Hybrid: Which Drivers Are Younger, Richer?

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 1:24pm
Motorists who purchase electric vehicles tend to be younger and more affluent than drivers who buy more conventional hybrid vehicles, according to a study from Experian Automotive.






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Sheila Bair's memo to millennials: Protect your finances

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 1:08pm
From navigating post-college employment to dealing with student debt, the millennial generation faces many financial challenges. What steps can a young professional take to help ensure his or her financial security?






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How to kick your kids off the payroll

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 12:37pm
They're becoming adults, they're graduating or they've pointed out they are now 18 and can make their own decisions. And you silently wonder when they'll start making their own money, too.How long do you support your children financially? For many baby boomers, the answer is unclear.






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