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Lawmaker: Feds Should Probe Chinese Laminate Flooring

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 4:57pm
A ranking member of the Senate Commerce committee asks the feds to see if the flooring imported from China is a risk to public health.






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Chick Sexer: The $60K a Year Job Nobody Wants

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 4:51pm
The British public is turning its nose up at a job that pays up to £40,000 ($61,300) a year that involves spending all day with fluffy baby animals.






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Workplace Injury Pushing Americans Deeper Into Poverty

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 2:34pm
Workplace injuries are driving low income Americans deeper into poverty, and casting middle class workers into economic dire straits.






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Change Is Coming for McDonald's Chicken

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 12:20pm
Fast food giant makes change as it struggles to compete with smaller rivals who market more wholesome alternatives.






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Women's Nest Eggs Much Smaller Than Men's

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:55am
American women save far less for retirement than their male peers, and they invest too conservatively to close the gap, according to a new survey.






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As Auto Sales Rise, Loans Keep Getting Longer

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:01am
Consumers are increasingly taking out longer term loans in order to keep their monthly payment as low as possible, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.






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More Legroom on a Plane? It Could Happen

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 8:54am
Want more legroom, more direct flights, and less time stuck in holding patterns? It could be coming, but at a price: higher fares.






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College Savings Plans Rise, But so Do College Costs

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 8:44am
More people opening up accounts as well as investment gains contributed to the growth in 529 assets last year.






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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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