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Goldman Sachs Reaches $3.15 Billion Settlement

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 6:47pm
The agreement will resolve claims that Goldman Sachs misled U.S. mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky mortgage securities.






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How You Might Win in the War Between Cell Phone Carriers

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 6:20pm
It’s game on between Sprint and T-Mobile. With a saturated market, they are slashing prices on unlimited plans to try and lure you away from the competition.
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Hold the Mustard! It's the World's Priciest Hot Dog

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 4:28pm
Seattle’s Tokyo Dog food truck offering includes toppings such as foie gras, shaved black truffles and caviar






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Stocks Slip on Ukraine Crisis, Yellen Comments

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 4:13pm
Stocks slid as NATO said there was an increase in Russian forces near Ukraine and after Fed Chair Janet Yellen urged caution in raising interest rates.






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Google's Self-Driving Cars to Get Steering Wheels

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 4:04pm
California rules for testing of autonomous vehicles require that a driver be able to take “immediate physical control” in case something goes wrong.
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Oregon Sues Oracle Over Failed Health Care Website

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 2:25pm
The lawsuit filed Friday in Marion County Circuit Court seeks more than $200 million in damages.






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Ice Bucket Challenge Is Now a Halloween Costume

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 2:15pm
For every costume purchased, $10 of each $39.99 order will go to the ALS Association.






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Comedic Customer Complaints Get More Attention

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:49pm
A study forthcoming in the Journal of Consumer Research finds that humorous complaints get more attention.






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Annual Burning Man Event Brings Big Bucks to Businesses

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 11:03am
Burning Man has turned into a major moneymaker for the local transportation industry in an area that's known for its high concentration of casinos.






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Yellen Urges Fed Caution on Interest Rate Hikes

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 11:02am
Labor remains hampered by effects of the Recession and the Federal Reserve should move cautiously to raise interest rates, Fed chief Janet Yellen said
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American Air to Charge for Solo Kids up to 14

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 10:00am
American Airlines announced it was extending the age range for which it charges a $150 unaccompanied minor fee.






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Nearing 60? Don't Skimp on Retirement Savings

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 9:55am
Tips for maximizing your retirement, even if you're running out of time.






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Stocks Down, Markets Eye Signs From Yellen

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 9:44am
Stocks opened lower as tensions between Russia and Ukraine flared and as investors looked to a speech later by Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen.






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Back-to-School: Be Your Kids' Money Coach

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 9:01am
Use this annual shopping spree as an opportunity to give kids a crash course in cash.






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Fixing Ferguson: What Locals Say They Need to Survive

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 5:04am
Despair and disparity were long building in Ferguson, say three residents who explain how their town became a place of rage.






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New Technology May Help Stop ATM Skimming Fraud

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 5:33pm
American ATM manufacturer Diebold has developed technology it claims will stop card skimming, the most common type of ATM fraud.
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1.5 Million Solar-Panel Systems Recalled

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 5:04pm
SolarWorld is recalling the systems because incorrect grounding lugs could lead to corrosion and an electric shock, electrocution or fire hazard.






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United Looks to Lure Top Fliers -- With Food

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:34pm
To win the hearts of frequent business travelers, United Airlines is going through their stomachs.






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Dow Climbs Over 17,000 Ahead of Yellen Speech

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 4:07pm
Stocks climbed, as investors anticipated a moderate tone from Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen when she talks about the labor market on Friday.






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Nutella Denies Shortage Rumors

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 3:01pm
The makers of Nutella said that soaring hazelnut prices won't hurt the availability of its chocolate spread.






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