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Stocks: 4 things to know before the open

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 07:24
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YouTube has a new app just for kids

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 04:57
Google is releasing a sanitized YouTube app just for kids.

How to spend $300,000 on dinner

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 19:00
It may be hard to believe that a dinner bill could reach $300,000, even at a particularly pricey restaurant. But it's actually not hard to do with a party of 30 people ordering bottles of wine with five-figure price tags.

Brian Williams quits Medal of Honor foundation

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 17:20
Still reeling from the fallout over his exaggerated story about an Iraq War mission, Brian Williams has stepped down from a group dedicated to promoting military valor and heroism.

Walmart ups pay well above minimum wage

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 17:13
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Walmart's other promise to workers: Better schedules

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 16:42
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Female investors often beat men

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 16:39
One of the biggest conundrums in the financial world is this: Survey after survey shows that women lack confidence when it comes to investing and retirement planning. Yet if you look at the actual results, women often perform better than men.

Germany rejects Greece's debt extension request

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 15:28
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Delta's 9/11 apology rejected by Emirates

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 15:01
An apology from Delta's CEO's for making comments that seemed to link the 9/11 attacks to Gulf-based airlines has left another Middle Eastern airline executive unsatisfied.

Lenovo slipped 'Superfish' malware into laptops

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 14:42
Computer maker Lenovo has been shipping laptops prepackaged with malware that makes you more vulnerable to hackers -- all for the sake of serving you advertisements.

New fonts, new features for The New York Times Magazine

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 14:13
This weekend's thoroughly redesigned edition of The New York Times Magazine will have "more pages of advertising than in any issue since October 2007," editor in chief Jake Silverstein says.

Brian Williams' daughter: "I can't wait until he's back on TV"

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 14:05
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Brazil's scandalous boom to bust story

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 13:43
Brazil looked like the next great economic growth story a few years ago, right after China. So how did things there get so bad, so fast?

Apple accused of stealing employees from battery maker

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 13:41
Apple has been accused of poaching employees from a company that makes batteries for electric cars, fueling speculation the iPhone maker is thinking about entering the auto market.

Uber looks to bank an additional $1 billion

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 13:16
Uber expects to raise another $1 billion, the company said Wednesday.

Does the 'Oscar bounce' actually exist?

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 13:08
Does the exposure from being nominated for an Oscar actually pay off in the form of a big bounce at the box office? The answer is yes, and no.

Charlie Rose and Gayle King renew with CBS

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:42
Charlie Rose and Gayle King, two co-hosts of "CBS This Morning," have signed new long-term contracts with the network, according to three people with direct knowledge of the deals.

Luxury New York apartment accepts 'poor door' applications

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:17
The luxury apartment building in New York City that sparked controversy for its so-called "poor door" has started accepting applications from low-income renters.

How weather affects what you tip the delivery guy

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:16
Would you give someone a better tip for delivering your food in a blizzard?

McDonald's brings back Chicken Selects

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:09
McDonald's is bringing back its chicken tenders -- called Chicken Selects -- after a two-year hiatus.
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