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Fed hikes interest rates for third time this year

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:11:00 GMT

The Federal Reserve announced it will raise interest rates for the third time this year.Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen holds a news conference after the central bank announced an increase in the benchmark interest rate on Dec. 14.Federal Reserve Board chair Janet Yellen testifies before Congress on November 17, 2016.


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Navajo Nation sues Wells Fargo in fake-account scandal

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:06:02 GMT

The tribe said in federal court documents that the bank targeting minors, the elderly and members who speak limited English to sign up for unneeded accounts.A Wells Fargo branch in Golden, Colorado.A Wells Fargo branch in Golden, Colorado.


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Anderson Cooper says Trump taunt on Twitter wasn't him

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:58:00 GMT

The Trump-bashing tweet was in response to the president's Twitter post commenting on Tuesday night's Senate race in Alabama.Anderson Cooper attends an event in New York in May 2016.


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Why did Pepsi just order 100 Tesla electric big rigs?

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:55:57 GMT

Pepsi's order of 100 Tesla semi trucks brings reservations to date to 267 Tesla trucks, according to one tally.Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks about new Autopilot features during a Tesla event in Palo Alto, California October 14, 2015. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach


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Here are the men accused of sexual misconduct since Weinstein

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:43:06 GMT

Mario Batali, Matt Lauer, and Charlie Rose have become the latest public figures to be accused of sexual misconduct.Harvey Weinstein arrives for a screening at the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France on May 24, 2013.From left, NFL Network's Heath Evans, Ike Taylor and Marshall Faulk.Ryan Lizza attends The 2009 New Yorker Festival: The Political Scene at City Winery on October 17, 2009 in New York.Celebrity chef Mario Batali speaks during an interview at his restaurant, Del Posto, in New York on April 11, 2006.James Levine, then-Boston Symphony Orchestra music director, conducts the symphony on its opening night performance at Tanglewood in Lenox., Massachusetts on July 7, 2006. Matt Lauer on NBC News' 'Today.'Charlie Rose speaks during the 2015 Winter TCA Tour on Jan. 12, 2016 in Pasadena, California.Glenn Thrush, chief White House political correspondent for the The New York Times, works in the briefing room of the White House in Washington on Feb. 24, 2017.Russell Simmons presents the Vanguard Award at the 46th NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena, California on Feb. 6, 2015.Jeffrey Tambor arrives at the "Transparent" special screening in Los Angeles in April, 2017.Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington on Oct. 4, 2011.Executive producer Andrew Kreisberg speaks onstage at The Executive Producers' panel discussion during the CW portion of the 2016 Television Critics Association Summer Tour at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Aug. 11, 2016.Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in Alabama Roy Moore speaks at a campaign rally on Sept. 25, 2017 in Fairhope, Alabama.Louis C.K. at Madison Square Garden in 2016.American actor Steven Seagal in Moscow.Ed Westwick arrives at the BAFTA Awards Season Tea Party at the Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles on Nov. 7, 2017.Brett Ratner arrives at Wolfgang Puck's in Beverly Hills in 2017.Dustin Hoffman arrives at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association Grants Banquet in Beverly Hills, California on Aug. 2, 2017.Jeremy Piven attends the Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sept. 17, 2017.Former Associated Press Vice President and Senior Managing Editor Mike Oreskes in 2015. Kevin Spacey attends the Build Series to discuss his new play "Clarence Darrow" on May 24, 2017 in New York.In this Aug. 11, 2016 file photo, author and producer Mark Halperin appears at the Showtime Critics Association summer press tour in Beverly Hills, Calif.Former President George H.W. Bush poses for a photo with the cast of AMC's series TURN on March, 29, 2014 in Houston.Terry Richardson sits in the front row at New York Fashion Week in 2017.Leon Wieseltier poses for a photograph on June 9, 2013 in Tel Aviv, Israel.James Toback attends the New York premiere of the HBO documentary film "Night Will Fall" on Jan. 15, 2015 in New York City.Chef John Besh attends a benefit in New York in 2015.Miramax co-founder Bob Weinstein appears at a premiere of "Sin City," in Los Angeles on March 28, 2005.Director Oliver Stone attends the premiere of the film "Snowden" in Manhattan, New York, U.S., Sept. 13.Roy Price, Director of Amazon Studios, poses during Amazon's premiere screening of the TV series "Transparent" at the Ace Hotel on September 15, 2014 in downtown Los Angeles.Ben Affleck arrives at the premiere of Warner Bros Pictures' "The Accountant" on Oct. 10, 2016 in Hollywood, California.Harvey Weinstein speaks at the "Lion" press junket during the 12th Zurich Film Festival on Sept/ 22, 2016 in Zurich, Switzerland.


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Treasury Department releases one sheet on GOP tax plan

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:21:00 GMT

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin had previously said that "over 100 people" within the department were working on a detailed analysis.Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, and his wife Louise Linton, hold up a sheet of new $1 bills, the first currency notes bearing his and U.S. Treasurer Jovita Carranza's signatures, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) in Washington. The Mnuchin-Carranza notes, which are a new series of 2017, 50-subject $1 notes, will be sent to the Federal Reserve to issue into circulation. At left is BEP Director Leonard Olijar.Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, and his wife Louise Linton, hold up a sheet of new $1 bills.


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Name that iTune: Apple buys Shazam

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 22:18:06 GMT

Apple has bought Shazam, the maker of a song-recognition app that Apple's digital assistant Siri has already been using to help people identify the music playing on their iPhones.A customer takes a selfie with a new Iphone 7 exhibited at Puerta del Sol Apple Store the day the company launches their Iphone 7 and 7 Plus on September 16, 2016 in Madrid, Spain.Have you heard the news?


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Work smart: Create a collaborative environment

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:13:29 GMT

Having a team that can work together and communicate effectively is essential to a successful business.


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4 ways to get out of debt faster

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:06:00 GMT

Get a jump-start on your 2018 financial resolutions with these digital apps and tools.A golden rule of personal finance is to spend less than you make, but sometimes, credit cards can tempt people into doing just the opposite.


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'The greatest place a chef can cook' to host dinner with former prisoners

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 21:17:00 GMT

Former prisoners are cooking up a new future through a Cleveland culinary program — and will show off their chops at 'the greatest place a chef can cook.'Edwins Leadership & Restaurant Institute provides formerly incarcerated men and women with culinary training in a high-end restaurant featuring classic French cuisine.Marley Kichinka, trainee, previously struggled with heroin addiction; at Edwins she discovered a passion for restaurant work.Paupiettes de mer, a classic French dish on the menu at Edwins, features grouper wrapped in crispy potatoes with haricot verts and beurre rouge.


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The most popular vehicle in the luxury market is ... a pickup truck?

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 20:53:00 GMT

Premium brands have been racing loyalists by surprise — and the newest vehicle from Mercedes is none other than a pickup truck.The Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup.The Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup.Ford - America's truck leader - today pulls off the wraps of a new F-Series Super Duty Limited that sets new luxury standards for high-end heavy-duty truckers.


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Is it too late to invest in Bitcoin?

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 17:56:00 GMT

Bitcoin: Nobody knows why it's up so much, but everyone wants in on the soaring virtual currency.A Bitcoin illustration on a motherboard.


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Will Trump's tax cuts finally lead to higher wages for workers?

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:34:00 GMT

Despite a year of stock market gains and record corporate profits, workers still aren't seeing their wages grow. Will corporate tax cuts fix that?President Donald Trump talks to reporters as he departs the White House Nov. 21, 2017 in Washington.


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How to survive (and succeed at) the company holiday party

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:02:00 GMT

How to succeed at your work party, even if you don't feel like going.According to a recent survey, 90 percent of employees would take a bonus or extra vacation days rather than attend their work holiday party.


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228,000 people got a new job last month

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:42:00 GMT

November was another strong month for job gains, with the economy adding 228,000 positions.A pedestrian walks along Wall Street in New York on Sept. 11, 2017.With an economy that is already healthy, some economists questioned the White House’s push for corporate tax cuts.


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Bitcoin paid for this couple's entire wedding

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:32:00 GMT

With bitcoin hitting a record high of over $16,000, one wedding in Indiana just got bigger.Brad Lee and Sierra Linarducci's wedding next year will be fully underwritten by her father's investment in bitcoin, whose price has roared 1,100 percent since January.


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11 big-hearted gifts under $30

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 21:53:50 GMT

Who says a gift has to be pricey to be memorable?With a little big thought, even budget-friendly gifts can be big-hearted.


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Outdoor retailer Patagonia joins lawsuit to block Trump

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:49:00 GMT

More lawsuits are expected Wednesday over the Trump administration's plans to shrink several national monuments.A full moon sets behind Cedar Mesa, which is within Bears Ears National Monument, near Mexican Hat, Utah on Nov. 14, 2016.A full moon sets behind Cedar Mesa, which is within Bears Ears National Monument, near Mexican Hat, Utah on Nov. 14, 2016.


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Volkswagen manager jailed for 7 years in diesel scam

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:52:00 GMT

The diesel vehicles were programmed to trigger certain pollution results only during testing, not during regular road use.An American flag flies next to a Volkswagen car dealership in San Diego, California, U.S. September 23, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File PhotoOliver Schmidt


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Brexit is engulfed in chaos as 'perfect storm' threatens U.K. government

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 07:11:45 GMT

British Prime Minister Theresa May's underlying problem is this: Where should the border between a post-Brexit U.K. and the E.U. lie?People walk on a boardwalk to the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland which is the top of Cuilcagh mountain between County Cavan and County Fermanagh near Florencecourt, Northern Ireland on Nov. 30, 2017.A boardwalk leading to the mountaintop border with the Irish Republic near Florencecourt, Northern Ireland.Britain's Prime Minister Theresa MayAn E.U. supporter protests against Brexit near the Houses of Parliament in London on Tuesday.


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Self-taught financial advisers keep it real about money

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 22:44:00 GMT

These millennials taught themselves about money management and are trying to help others achieve financial success by sharing their experiences.Julien and Kiersten Mitchell Saunders, co-founders of richandregular.com on their wedding day.Marcus Garrett, left, and Rich Jones, hosts of the podcast, Paychecks & Balances at FinCon2016.


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L.A. to become largest U.S. city with legal recreational weed

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 22:24:00 GMT

Los Angeles will become the nation's largest city with recreational pot after the City Council voted Wednesday to license sales next year.Marijuana hangs on a line while drying at a growing operation in unincorporated Calaveras County, California on Sept. 29, 2017.Marijuana hangs on a line while drying at a growing operation in unincorporated Calaveras County, California on Sept. 29, 2017.A man rolls a marijuana joint is in San Francisco.


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Iconic tech conference faces backlash for all-male keynote speaker lineup

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 21:44:00 GMT

One of tech's biggest trade shows stands accused of a lack of diversity, after selecting all-male keynote speakers for the big event.Herbert Diess, chairman of the board of Volkswagen Brand, speaks during a keynote address at CES International on Jan. 5, 2016, in Las Vegas.


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Hey Alexa, where are all the lower prices at Whole Foods?

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 20:22:00 GMT

Three months after Amazon bought Whole Foods, shoppers aren't seeing too many of the lower prices the e-commerce giant promised.Siggi's yogurts are seen with lower, Amazon prices on the shelves of Whole Foods.Siggi's yogurts are seen with lower, Amazon prices on the shelves of Whole Foods.Organic baby kale that has been reduced in price appears on sale at a Whole Foods Market in New York on Aug. 28, 2017. Amazon has completed its $13.7 billion takeover of organic grocer Whole Foods, and the e-commerce giant is wasting no time putting its stamp on the company.


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Holiday shopping started strong — but can it save retail?

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 20:09:53 GMT

Retail sector optimistic for a merry and bright holiday seasonPeople shop on "Black Friday" on Nov. 24, 2017 in New York.


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