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How Virtual Reality is Being Used to Tackle Prejudice

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 5:19pm
One group of technologists and researchers is working to use virtual reality to create a new way of helping people better understand each other.






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$1 Billion Divorce: Hamm's Wife Loses Appeal

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:36pm
One chapter in the "billion dollar divorce" has ended, and Oklahoma oil tycoon Harold Hamm has won.






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Tuna Company Charged in Death of Worker Cooked Alive

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:26pm
Jose Melena was performing maintenance in a 35-foot-long oven when a co-worker filled the pressure cooker with six tons of tuna and it was turned on.






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NFL Gives Up Its Tax-Exempt Status

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 2:25pm
The National Football League is giving up its tax-exempt status, which Commissioner Roger Goodell called a "distraction."






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Quake Deals Blow to Nepal's Landmarks and Tourism

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 2:03pm
Many tour companies have canceled all upcoming trips to the area and are offering refunds or alternate destinations.
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How to Make Sure Your Nepal Donation Counts

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 12:34pm
A crisis is unfolding in Nepal in the wake of Saturday's earthquake. The desperate search for survivors and the recovery of victims continue as help pours in from around the world and the death toll mounts. NBC's Miguel Almaguer reports.






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Corinthian Students Face Tough Choice About Loans

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 12:33pm
When it comes to their education loans, students at the shuttered Corinthian Colleges are caught on the horns of a dilemma.






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Tech's Quest to Revive San Francisco's Underbelly

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 11:58am
The homelessness, poverty and drug abuse are still apparent, sitting literally at the feet of some of the world's fastest engines of wealth creation.






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How Millennials Can Ease Their Money Worries

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:36am
Financial advisers say the anxiety may spring from a lack of financial know-how.






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Tyson Foods Cutting Human Antibiotics from Chickens

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:02am
Tyson Foods Inc , the largest U.S. poultry producer, plans to eliminate the use of human antibiotics in its chicken flocks by September 2017.






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Forget the Watch: iPhones Make Apple Profits Tick

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 5:59pm
Apple turned in another blow-out quarterly financial report, thanks in large part to continued hot sales of its iPhones.






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Retail Tracking Company Violated Privacy Policy: FTC

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 11:34am
The FTC complaint alleges shoppers didn't know they were being tracked and there was no in store opt-out mechanism for them to use.






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Truckers Strike at Largest Port Complex in U.S.

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 10:47am
Truck drivers who haul goods from the nation's busiest port complex in Southern California walked off the job Monday.






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Chipotle Now Free of GMO-Ingredients

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 10:19am
There's no need to fear any "franken-fajitas" at Chipotle.






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America's Workforce Is Aging And That's Just Fine

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 10:18am
CNBC.com Consumer Reporter Kelli Grant offer tips on what to look for to make sure your retirement savings are on track.






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Which State's Drivers Pay the Highest Car Insurance?

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 9:46am
Insurance companies take a lot into account when they decide how much to charge you for car insurance.






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