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Obama bank tax: Smart policy or bank bashing?

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 11:25
President Obama wants to hit big banks with a new tax to discourage them from taking too much risk.

Gun sales soar. So does Smith & Wesson stock

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 10:51
Boom! Gun sales look like they're back on track.

Americans don't trust "all natural" food labels - but they pay up for them anyway

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 10:41
Americans don't trust the food industry's nutrition claims, but that doesn't stop them from paying up to eat a little healthier.

Cash for passports: How much it costs to buy a visa

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 10:32
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I haven't gotten a raise in years

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 09:38
No one needs to tell Sandy Humphrey that wages are stagnating. She feels it in every paycheck.

A grown up theme for a grown up Davos?

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 09:29
Hallelujah! This year's Davos theme actually makes sense.

Social network founder charged with murder

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 09:07
The co-founder of Plaxo, a social network from the pre-Facebook era, has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder for killing his ex-wife's new husband.

Shake Shack plans to raise up to $80 million in IPO

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 08:36
Shake Shack plans to raise up to $80 million in an initial public offering.

IMF: The world economy is worse off than we thought

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 07:33
Sorry folks, the world economy is not going to improve much this year. Or next year.

China posts its worst growth in 24 years

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 06:54
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Skittles and Carnival are Super Bowl ad rookies

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 06:25
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NFL earns record profits despite ugly image

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 06:24
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Davos: The new (grim) global context

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 06:04
Political and business leaders attending the world's most exclusive meeting in Davos have a harsh reality to face: The world is in worse shape than when they met a year ago.

Facebook claims it created 4.5 million jobs

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 05:54
A Facebook-sponsored study found that the social network has created 4.5 million jobs around the world and added $227 billion to the global economy in 2014.

Stocks: 6 things to know before the open

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 05:09
Investors are bouncing back from a holiday break with a spring in their step, preparing to push markets higher on Tuesday.

Why Paul Krugman is scared of China

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 04:48
For economist Paul Krugman, the challenges facing China's economy are enough to keep him up at night.

Opinion: Don't just write a check! Get involved

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 04:41
Every year, people from dangerous places all over the world make their way to Tunisia and Libya, hoping for a chance at a safer life across the sea in Europe.

Your next bank teller could be a robot

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 03:29
ATMs are so last century. For one Japanese bank intent on embracing the future, the time has come for the robot bank teller.

MSNBC guest won't apologize for remark about Jindal

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 01:17
An MSNBC guest's assertion that Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal "might be trying to scrub some of the brown off his skin" sparked criticism on Monday -- but not an apology from the guest.

Big job cuts coming at DreamWorks Animation

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 20:30
The beleaguered movie studio DreamWorks Animation is embarking on a round of sizable layoffs, potentially involving more than 15% of its employee base.
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