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CareFirst Hack Exposed Data on 1.1 Million Customers

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 4:58pm
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield sells health insurance in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia.







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Want a Job After College? Think Farming

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 2:07pm
The farming industry is thriving—and hiring college grads.







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Can Cloud Software Help End Police Brutality?

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:34pm
Police violence in Missouri, New York, Maryland and South Carolina have turned the issue of body cameras into a mainstream topic of debate.







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Avoid These Dumb Retirement Investment Mistakes

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 12:10pm
Here are the top 3 retirement planning mistakes that should be avoided.







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'Reliable' Germany Is Gripped by Series of Strikes

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:30am
Millions of commuters were delayed as Germany's train network came to a near-standstill Wednesday after its engineers went on strike again.







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How to Find Last-Minute Memorial Day Travel Deals

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:06am
Scrambling to make last minute plans for the upcoming holiday weekend? CNBC's Landon Dowdy zeros in on four tips that will help plan that perfect getaway without breaking the bank.







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Banks to Pay $5.7B in Fines For Manipulating Currencies

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:17am
Feds hit some of the world's largest banks with a $5.7 billion fine for rigging foreign exchange rates.







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Amazon CEO Names First Woman Executive to Coveted Top Role

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 9:49am
Bezos recently named 15-year Amazon veteran Maria Renz to the role of "shadow" or, more formally, technical adviser to the CEO.







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Los Angeles City Council Approves Minimum Wage Hike

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 6:18pm
The Los Angeles City Council has voted 14-1 to approve an increase to the city's minimum wage. The minimum wage will jump to $15 an hour by 2020.







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Pharmacy in Fungal Meningitis Outbreak To Pay Victims $200 Million

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 6:01pm
The now-defunct Massachusetts pharmacy behind a 2012 meningitis outbreak that killed at least 64 people will pay out $200 million.







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ConAgra May Be Charged Over Peanut Butter Recall

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 5:35pm
ConAgra Foods is likely to face criminal charges after a U.S. government investigation of the company's 2007 peanut butter recall.







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How Much Could Philadelphia Derailment Cost Amtrak?

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 4:23pm
As victims of the Philadelphia derailment begin filing lawsuits against Amtrak, the railroad could face damages of as much as half a billion dollars.







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Takata Air Bag Recall Becomes Biggest Ever in U.S.

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 2:05pm
Air bag manufacturer Takata has agreed to declare 33.8 million of its inflator mechanisms defective.







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In Recession, Parents Spend More on Girls Than Boys

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 1:56pm
Sorry, son — that's for your sister.







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Snake Boots Recalled After Demonstration Goes Wrong

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 12:44pm
Rocky Brands, Inc. is recalling one model of its snake boots after a snake bit through a pair.







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CFPB: PayPal to Pay $25M Over Credit Service Problem

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 12:34pm
CFPB alleges that PayPay signed up customers for PayPal Credit without their permission







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Feds: Cancer Charities Scammed $187M From Donors

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 12:18pm
Let the donor beware: A federal lawsuit alleges four cancer charities have scammed consumers out of more than $187 million.







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Apple Updates MacBook Pro, Cuts Price on High-End iMac

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 10:42am
Apple is introducing an updated MacBook Pro and iMac and lowering the price for its top-end iMac.







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Feds Charge Chinese Professors With Economic Espionage

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 9:55am
Three Chinese professors are among six people charged with economic espionage and stealing trade secrets, the Department of Justice said.







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Video Appears to Teach Uber Drivers How to Gouge

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 9:30am
An online video has emerged that claims to teach a method that tricks the system into jacking up fares.







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