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Where Have All America's Little Italys Gone?

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 12:22pm
America is witnessing the vast vanishing of “old country” urban neighborhoods -- perhaps just three Little Italy enclaves still thrive.

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Athletic Scholarship Costs Don't Always Add Up

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 10:50am
Does the reality of athletic scholarships match the fantasy for hopeful parents and their children? Hardly.

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Highly Educated, Unemployed and Tumbling Down the Ladder

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 5:12am
In the topsy-turvy world of jobs these days, even an advanced degree can’t protect some Americans from tumbling down the economic ladder.

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Feds Move to Protect Kids From Deadly Window Blind Cords

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 12:09pm
Almost every month, on average, another child dies from window cord strangulation. The federal government wants to stop that.

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Microsoft CEO's Gaffe Hits Raw Nerve in Silicon Valley

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 7:40pm
"I'm absolutely reeling," said Rachel Sklar, who in 2010 founded Change the Ratio, a group focused on increasing visibility for women in tech.

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Kmart Becomes Latest Retailer to Report Data Breach

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 7:00pm
Sears Holdings Corp. says it detected a data breach at its Kmart stores that started last month, affecting customers' credit and debit card accounts.

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How to Pick Your Own Apples Like a Pro

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:07pm
If you want the freshest apples, you can’t beat picking your own. Here's how to do it right.

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Ka-Ching! Gay Weddings a Boon for States' Coffers

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 3:58pm
Supreme Court's decision will mean a bump in wedding spending nationwide that could mean big bucks for cash-strapped states.

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When Is It Okay To Borrow From Your 401(k)?

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 3:49pm
Sometimes it's okay to raid the 401(k) piggybank. Sometimes it's not, and you'll never catch up.
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Japan Court Orders Google to 'Forget' Man's Past

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 2:52pm
The man's lawyer compared the judge's order to Europe's "right to be forgotten" ruling.

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Seed Money: 'Ganjapreneurs' Compete for Investors

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:51pm
The marijuana business is either about to explode—or to implode. So obviously, it's time for a reality show.

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Over 1,000 Europeans a Day Ask Google to Scrub Web

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:37pm
Google is being swamped with requests from Europeans trying to erase unflattering links to their past from the world's dominant Internet search engine.

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Nielsen Says Glitch Caused Months of Wrong TV Ratings

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:08pm
Ratings errors affect national broadcast networks, but not cable networks or local TV stations.

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Going Solar: Saving Money and Mother Nature

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 12:40pm
The residential solar market is on fire, with homeowners installing solar systems all across the country. The environment isn't the sole motivation.

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Scram Kid, Halloween is for Grown-Ups Now

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 11:48am
Grown-ups are horning in on Halloween. Spooky.
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Scram Kid, Halloween is for Grownups Now

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 11:48am
Grownups are horning in on Halloween. Spooky.

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Billions at Stake: Tycoon Harold Hamm Divorce Trial Ends

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 11:07am
Decision in trial pitting oil magnate Harold Hamm vs. Sue Ann Hamm could yield the largest divorce judgment in history.

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Cult of Elon Musk? Fanboy Aura Surrounds Billionaire

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 10:37am
Billionaire Elon Musk's successes with Tesla electric cars and SpaceX rocket ships have earned him a geek following of Apple-fanboy proportions.

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Separating Hype From Reality on Tesla's D-Day

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 10:30am
Tesla took the wraps off the 'D' -- two motors and AWD -- after a ton of hype. Now we kick the tires a bit.

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Why Are Honeycrisp Apples So Pricey?

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 10:21am
WOOD's Brett Thomas breaks down the cost of raising — and harvesting — the fall-fruit favorite.

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