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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:33:00 GMTThe federal judge's ruling now brings to around $30B the costs VW will incur after being caught rigging diesel engines to pass U.S. emissions tests.Volkswagen VW cars are seen at a car dealer in Bochum, Germany March 16,2016. REUTERS/Ina FassbenderVW emblems at a Volkswagen production line in Wolfsburg, Germany.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:45:00 GMTU.S. equities got off to a roaring start on Monday as investors cheered the results of the first round in the French presidential election.People stop to photograph the "Fearless Girl" statue on March 8 in New York. Installed by a Wall Street firm ahead of International Women's Day, the girl appears to stare down Lower Manhattan's well-known bronze charging bull.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:17:00 GMTYouTube's Restricted Mode was blocking some LGBTQ videos, because they were deemed "mature content" -- like a lesbian couple reading wedding vows.YouTube Inc. office in Los Angeles, California, on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017.YouTube Inc. office in Los Angeles, California, on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:45:08 GMTPart one of this NBC News series about how to care for aging parents discusses the various living accommodations available for seniors. A older couple look on in Nowra, Australia on September 22, 2013.Pensioners play dominoes at a seniors center. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:12:00 GMTMore and more hotels are offering perks to encourage guests to forgo housekeeping services and help conserve water and other resources.At the Shade Hotel Manhattan Beach and the Shade Hotel Redondo Beach in California, Plant with Purpose will plant a tree in honor of each guest who forgoes housekeeping during a stay.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:39:00 GMTIkea, the Swedish retail giant, is mulling standalone restaurants and cafés in the U.S.Customers inside the new IKEA Cafe, London.Ikea's Swedish meatballs on a sign in the Ikea Cafe.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:06:00 GMTWomen's clothing retailer Bebe is closing all of its stores by the end of next month, likely due to heightened competition from e-commerce.A Bebe store logo in Miami Beach, Florida. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:55:00 GMTMany retailers pledge their support to the environment on Earth Day, and some will even pass along a portion of your purchase to charity.Environmental activists and participants take part in a performance to mark World Earth Day. REUTERS/Jo Yong-HakStudents pose for the photo with a globe during a campaign to mark Earth Day. REUTERS/China Daily
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:42:00 GMTWe've come a long way from the soda fountain: Drugstore giant CVS announced Thursday it's cutting back on candy in favor of healthy food.Starbucks new unicorn frappucino.A CVS pharmacy in New York City. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:10:00 GMTStocks rose after comments made by Trump lifted steel stocks and the Treasury Secretary said the administration was close to 'major tax reform.'Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:36:00 GMTTesla is voluntarily recalling 53,000 Model S and Model X vehicles over a potential issue that could prevent the parking brake from releasing.Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk introduces the falcon wing door on the Model X electric sports-utility vehicles during a presentation in Fremont, California, U.S. September 29, 2015. REUTERS/Stephen Lam/File PhotoA Tesla logo adorns a 'Model S' car in the dealership in Berlin, Germany, November 18, 2015. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File Photo
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:33:00 GMTBill O'Reilly's departure from Fox News might not hurt the network as much as people think.Bill O'Reilly poses at his studio at Fox News in New York in 2012.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:10:31 GMTHSAs allow individuals and families to save dollars tax-free, then spend that money on whatever health care needs they may have.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:51:16 GMT21st Century Fox, parent company of Fox News, released a statement confirming the massive shakeup at the network.An advertisement for Bill O'Reilly's Fox News show is displayed in the window of News Corporation headquarters in New York on April 5.An advertisement for Bill O'Reilly's Fox News show is displayed in the window of News Corporation headquarters in New York.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:06:00 GMTBank examiners saw sales problems at Wells Fargo as early as 2010 and met with executives but declined to investigate further, the inspector general at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said Wednesday.A Wells Fargo Bank is shown in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S., September 26, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:05:00 GMTA new study show that when it comes to autonomous vehicles, Americans' trust in the technology is declining.Test drivers use a Lexus SUV, built as a self-driving car, to map the area prior to a journey without a driver in control, in Phoenix, Arizona April 5, 2016 in a photo provided by Google. REUTERS/Google/Handout via Reuters
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:21:00 GMTDubai-based Emirates airline announced Wednesday it will reduce its service to the United States in response to a drop in demand.Emirates airline has cut back on its U.S.-bound flights due to a decrease in demand after the Trump administration issued a series of restrictive travel bans. REUTERS/Rafael MarchanteEmirates airline has cut back on its U.S.-bound flights due to a decrease in demand after the Trump administration issued a series of restrictive travel bans. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:51:00 GMTMany women remain ambivalent about being breadwinners, and even feel 'worried' or 'ashamed' for out-earning a boyfriend or husband.Stressed woman using cell phone.A couple sits on a bench during sunset in New York City.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:02:00 GMTTech leaders and workers in Silicon Valley fear the implications of a government crackdown on visas for highly specialized foreign workers.A man holds a U.S. flag while receiving his proof of U.S. citizenship during a ceremony in San Francisco, California January 30, 2013. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 22:44:53 GMT"The buck stops here," said United's CEO. "It was a system failure across various areas, so there was never a consideration for firing an employee."United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz in an undated photo. United Airlines on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015 said that Munoz has been admitted to a hospital. The airline gave no explanation or details of his condition.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:04:00 GMTPresident Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday aimed at reducing the number of lower wage foreign workers in the U.S. workforcePresident Donald Trump speaks at Snap-On Tools on April 18, 2017, in Kenosha, Wis.President Trump tours Snap-On Tools alongside CEO Nick Pinchuk, Governor Scott Walker and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos in Kenosha, Wisc. on April 18.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:08:00 GMTBeef prices are trending lower, just in time for the summer grilling season.Steak on the Grill Drink, Food And Drink, Horizontal, Indoors, Close-up, Vegetable, Onion, Bell Pepper, Indulgence, Barbecue, Beef, Artichoke, Color Image, Steak, Meal, Large Group of Objects, Two Objects, No People, Photography, Marinated, Asteraceae
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:13:00 GMTHere are some of the best and wisest ways to spend the average tax refund of $2800. (Hint: It's not on 746 tall Caramel Macchiatos at Starbucks.)The majority of Americans are honest when they file their taxes
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:50:00 GMTTrump's proposed 14 percent reduction for the IRS would necessitate a sharp cutback in enforcement and customer service.Tax preparer Robert Romero helps a customer prepare his income taxes at Liberty Tax Service on April 14, 2014 in San Francisco.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:50:00 GMTThere's some good news for procrastinators still scrambling to find receipts, tally deductions and fill out tax returns today.A woman waits to send her taxes at a post office in New York.