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Walmart to Arkansas gov.: Veto religious freedom law

1 hour 16 min ago
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You've never seen IRS penalties like these

1 hour 18 min ago
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Where the Getty family fortune came from

1 hour 22 min ago
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Pet Rock founder Gary Dahl dead at 78

2 hours 3 min ago
There may never have been a craze as stupid -- or as profitable -- as the Pet Rock.

April Fools! Virgin launches elaborate prank

2 hours 4 min ago
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U.K. election: A scary prospect for business

2 hours 15 min ago
Britain has just kicked off five weeks of campaigning in an election that presents a scary choice for business.

These tiny homes are full of big ideas

2 hours 30 min ago
When you're living in less than 200 square feet, every inch counts.

$30 bar tab could turn into $1,000 fine

3 hours 6 min ago
An Idaho man's $30 bar tab could turn into $1,000 and a year of jail after he called 911 a total of 12 times to complain about being overcharged for his beer.

Cheap gas is saving Americans $750. So far, they aren't spending it

3 hours 16 min ago
Americans are saving hundreds on low gas prices this year.

Stocks: 5 things to know before the open

3 hours 18 min ago
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Iran deal could unlock huge economic potential

3 hours 24 min ago
No one ever said reaching a lasting agreement with Iran on its nuclear ambitions would be easy. But investors are beginning to size up the potential of an economy that has been isolated for three decades.

This is Microsoft's 'Spartan' browser that will replace Internet Explorer

3 hours 40 min ago
Microsoft has given the world its first look at its new "Spartan" Web browser that will replace Internet Explorer in Windows 10.

GoDaddy races onto Wall Street with $460 million IPO

5 hours 7 min ago
GoDaddy is ready for its first lap around Wall Street.

Jack Lew: China's currency is not ready for prime time

9 hours 41 min ago
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said Tuesday that China's yuan is not yet ready to join an elite grouping of currencies used by the International Monetary Fund.

New Cadillac with nifty security feature unveiled

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 8:48pm
Cadillac's new CT6 full-sized flagship sedan, unveiled Tuesday night before the New York International Auto Show, has a new security feature that takes photos of everything around the car whenever the alarm system is set off.

Will Instagram shut down this 17-year-old's app?

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 6:18pm
It's a 17-year-old kid against a $35 billion company.

100 students refuse to pay their loans

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 4:55pm
Dawn Thompson racked up $155,000 in student loans for a Corinthian College degree that proved worthless. Now she refuses to pay it off.

Amazon Dash: Never run out of toilet paper again

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 4:55pm
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Poor families spend $600 more on prom than wealthier ones

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 4:39pm
Poor families plan to spend more than 5% of their income on prom this year, according to a new survey.

Lufthansa's insurers put aside $300 million for Germanwings crash

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 4:34pm
Lufthansa's insurers are putting aside $300 million to cover the costs of last week's fatal Germanwings plane crash, the company said Tuesday.


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