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What's the Most Affordable Vehicle to Insure?

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 12:41pm
Jeep has three models in the top 10.






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Starbucks Baristas To Talk Race With Customers

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 12:27pm
A new Starbucks campaign encourages its baristas to strike up conversations about modern-day race relations with its customers.






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Lumber Liquidators Sends Customers 'Idiot-Proof' Test Kits

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 10:55am
Lumber Liquidators has added a new way to handle the thousands of customers asking for free formaldehyde test kits after a "60 Minutes" story.
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Nintendo Wants to Put Super Mario on Your Phone

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 9:49am
Children of the '90s, prepare your thumbs. Mario is coming to your smartphone.






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Boosting Your 401(k): How to Get Lucky With Savings

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 9:44am
CNBC's Landon Dowdy shares tips on how to boost your 401k.






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St. Patrick's Day Could Be Dentists' Pot of Gold

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 7:47am
"Yes, dentists are very busy the day after we celebrate St. Patrick."






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How Job Losses Can Actually Be Job Gains

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 5:33pm
In a given month, the jobs report could be both a win and a loss for the economy. To make sense of it all, the Bureau of Labor applies a formula that finds trends. Illustrated by Rob Donnelly.






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Fast Food Workers File Burn Complaints

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 3:01pm
As fast food workers in 19 cities file safety complains, a new study says that workplace injuries are widespread in the industry.






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Got 'Range Anxiety'? Tesla Hints It May Have a Cure

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 12:21pm
Tesla Motors says it could be on the verge of eliminating one of the biggest obstacles to widespread acceptance of battery-electric vehicles.






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Education Is Not a Great Equalizer for Black Americans

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 10:01am
One of just a few poor or black students at a wealthy prep school, Andre Robert Lee returns to his childhood school to dig deep into inequality and race.






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Facebook Buys Shopping Search Engine TheFind

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 6:14pm
Facebook says it bought the ecommerce search engine to help boost its advertising business.






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GM Settles Second Ignition Suit Over Woman's Death

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 12:43pm
Brooke Melton's parents accused the automaker of hiding evidence when they settled their previous lawsuit.






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After 'Year of the Recall,' It's Drivers' Turn to Respond

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 11:59am
Honda announces a national ad campaign to convince owners of vehicles equipped with potentially defective airbags to bring them in for repairs.






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Century of Slaughter: 3 Million Whales Killed

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 11:37am
A total of about three million whales were killed in the 20th century, according to a new estimate, driven by leaps in technology and illegal catches.
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3 Tips For Saving on Your Taxes

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 10:47am
Jean Chatzky's 3 tips for getting the most out of your deductions and tax credits.






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Three Ways to Cut Your Tax Bill Before Retirement

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 8:02am
Tax plays a big role in your financial life as you approach retirement. CNBC's Sharon Epperson talks about three steps to lighten your tax load before you retire.






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Wedding Costs Hit Record High in 2014

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 7:46am
According to The Knot's annual Real Weddings Study, the average cost of a wedding (excluding honeymoon) reached an all-time high of $31,213 in 2014.






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Communist Vietnam Loves Capitalism More Than U.S. Does

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 6:31am
Polls show the "'American Dream" is alive in Hanoi. In America? Not so much.






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Lumber Liquidators Offers Free Formaldehyde Tests

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 2:45pm
Embattled flooring company Lumber Liquidator said it will send consumers upon request a kit to test for formaldehyde following a CBS investigation.






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Montel Williams-Backed Payday Loan Advertiser Fined $2.1 Million

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 2:08pm
An online short-term loan advertising site backed by TV host Montel Williams was fined for breaking New York's laws on high interest rate loans.






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