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Yellen Scolds Banks for 'Shortcomings in Values'

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 8:28am
In a speech in New York City, Yellen said that the Fed expects banks to follow the law and act ethically.






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California Drought: Bad in 2014, Worse in 2015

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 2:35pm
Experts say the state's severe drought is on track to cause an economic loss of roughly $3 billion in 2015—up from about $2.2 billion last year.






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As Oceans Become Killing Field, Fish We Eat Dwindle

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 2:00pm
Thanks to giant trawlers armed with technology and massive nets, the seas are running low on the fish we like to eat, like halibut and cod.






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A Snowmageddon for Air Travelers? Not so Much

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 11:37am
Airline flight cancellations have already cost American passengers some $2.2 billion this winter. Still, last winter the price tag was almost double.






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13 Million Hit by ID Thieves in U.S. Last Year

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 8:43am
ID theft down in 2014, but still a 'significant' problem, report says.






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Growing Billionaires List Welcomes MJ to Its Ranks

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 8:44pm
Michael Jordan joined the likes of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett in the swelling ranks of the world's billionaires, according to Forbes' annual list.






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Lumber Liquidators 'Stands by Every Plank.' Should You?

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 8:41pm
Allegedly tainted flooring has left Lumber Liquidators customers feeling as if the rug has been pulled out from under them.






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And the Secret to a Strong Password Is...

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 7:35pm
A strong password can take many shapes and sizes, but one of the best way to thwart a hacker is to make your password long. Illustrated by Rob Donnelly.
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The Secret to a Strong Password: Length

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 7:35pm
A strong password can take many shapes and sizes, but one of the best way to thwart a hacker is to make your password long. Illustrated by Rob Donnelly.






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Nasdaq Closes Above 5,000 for First Time Since 2000

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 6:55pm
The last time the tech-laden Nasdaq stock index hit 5,000, Bill Clinton occupied the White House.






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