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Which tech company is getting blamed for a British soldier's murder?

The British government has concluded that two violent Islamists avoided intelligence agents and killed a soldier -- all because a tech company didn't tip them off.  More

How to become wealthy: It's simpler than most 'experts' say

The secret to making a lot of money is to save a lot and invest over many years.  More

Crowdfunding helps Ferguson bakery rebuild

Natalie's Cakes and More has raised $84,000 through GoFundMe after protests trash store.  More

San Francisco passes retail worker 'bill of rights'

Retail and restaurant workers in San Francisco may soon benefit from an expansive, first-of-its-kind bill of rights for retail workers, which the city's Board of Supervisors passed unanimously this week.  More

BlackBerry will buy your iPhone

BlackBerry will pay $550 for your iPhone, if you switch to a Passport.  More

The $3,500 Butterball turkey stock

Butterball is a popular turkey. But if you want to invest in shares of co-owner Seaboard, be prepared for some sticker shock.  More

Angelina Jolie: Mansion tax 'could put me off' U.K. move

A controversial plan to tax expensive properties in the U.K. could keep Angelina Jolie from becoming a Londoner.  More

Tetley insures taste buds of its $1.6 million 'tea tester'

Tea maker Tetley has insured one of its most valuable assets for $1.6 million - the tongue of its top tea taster.  More

Black Friday bargain: Airline stocks

Airlines are a notoriously difficult industry for investors, but these stocks have been soaring and that's unlikely to stop.  More

Black Friday: Europe's stores educate shoppers

Black Friday is spreading to Europe -- although some shoppers need a little nudge to understand why they are getting a deal.  More

Opening stores on Thanksgiving doesn't boost sales

More retailers start their deals on Thanksgiving, but it's merely shifted some customers from Black Friday to Thursday.  More

U.S. EPA: We need tougher ozone standards

Over four decades, we've cut air pollution by nearly 70%, while our economy has tripled in size.  More

Don't panic! OPEC not ready to reverse oil price slide

Wealthy Gulf oil producing countries are in a strong position ahead of the OPEC meeting -- unlike Russia, they're not worrying about prices yet.  More

One Chinese company makes one-third of the world's cigarettes

China National Tobacco Corp. makes more than one-third of the world's cigarettes, and produces 43% of tobacco globally.  More

Air fare is still going up, even as costs go down

Jet fuel prices are down about 18% since August, but don't expect a break in your air fare any time soon.  More

Stocks: 4 things to know before the open

Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.  More

Stock market gems: Tiffany and Signet surge

Shares of Tiffany and Signet -- owner of Kay, Jared and Zales -- have been glittery all year long. A good sign for the holidays?  More

Ferguson looting: My bakery's window is busted

Baker is still baking, a day after shop windows smashed by rioters.  More

iPads won't be stuffing stockings this year

Sales of iPads and other tablets are slumping badly in 2014, and won't likely be a big hit during the holidays as they were last year.  More

Apple now worth a whopping $700 billion

Apple widened its lead at the most valuable company on the planet Tuesday.  More

Drone pilot wanted: Starting salary $100,000

Drone pilots are in high demand as companies prepare for federal regulators to open up airspace to unmanned aircraft for commercial purposes.  More

Polluting factories cost Europe $235 billion

Air pollution costs Europe up to $235 billion a year -- roughly the GDP of Connecticut -- according to a new report.  More

Uber removes posts on sex & hookers

Uber is taking down blog posts that show how it tracks users' one-night stands -- and the prevalence of prostitutes in your favorite pick-up location.  More

U.S. economy picks up speed

Growth in the third quarter is revised higher as both consumer spending and business investment show greater strength.  More

More food banks serve hungry college students

Financial aid often doesn't cover the cost of tuition, rent and food. That's why the number of food pantries on college campuses for students has soared.  More

Russians buying up high-end London property

Super rich Russian buyers are streaming back into the London property market, searching for new homes for their millions as the domestic economy falters and currency tumbles.  More

T-Mobile will now tell you how it is reducing your data speeds

The mobile carrier has agreed to change the way it handles customers who hit monthly data limits.  More

Big investors' war on coal

KLP, Norway's largest pension fund manager, is the latest to divest from coal companies.  More

2015: The ho-hum year for stocks?

Wall Street stock pickers tend to be a very bullish bunch, but so far they sound pretty timid about 2015.  More

Japan rivals Scotland in race for best whisky

Watch out, Scotland! Japanese whisky is no longer an insider secret -- it's grown into a $6 billion industry, competing with even scotch for the spotlight.  More

Honda underreported 1,729 deaths and injuries

Eight of the accidents involved Takata airbags, which can explode and hit passengers with shrapnel.  More

Stocks: 5 things to know before the open

Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.  More

What's up with the Budweiser Clydesdales?

The Clydesdale horses, with their signature white feathered legs, have been featured in Budweiser ads for decades.  More

Expect heavy FAA drone regulations

Drone regulation is coming to the United States, and the rules might be too severe for everyday businesses.  More

'Cowardly Lion' costume sells for $3.1 million

The Cowardly Lion costume from Wizard of Oz sold for more than $3 million Monday.  More

Investors try to profit from Ferguson

Digital Ally makes cameras that police officers can wear. They may get used more in the wake of Ferguson. But this is an incredibly risky stock.  More

Timber! Why the rich are buying trees

Forget stocks and bonds, the 1% are buying up land, especially timber plots.  More

TSA confiscates record number of guns at airports

The "vast majority" of travelers with guns in their carry-ons claim that they "forgot" about the guns when they went to the airport.  More

Gay killing game taken down by Google

Google removes 'Ass Hunter,' a homophobic video game, from its Android app store following a backlash from users.  More

Use this app to get the lowest prices on your holiday shopping

PriceJump is the best app to help you get the lowest prices for your holiday shopping.  More

Russia losing $140 billion from sanctions and low oil prices

Russia's finance minister warned Monday that his country is losing up to $140 billion per year because of falling oil prices and sanctions with Western nations.  More

Wyclef Jean on Taylor Swift-Spotify spat

Wyclef Jean on Taylor Swift's dispute with Spotify, the future of music and his new song with Avicii.  More

RadioShack still stuck in the 1980s

A recent visit to a RadioShack to preview their holiday shopping plans shows that it may be tough for the retailer to turn its finances around any time soon.  More

'Hunger Games' disappoints despite record opening weekend

"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" easily sets record for best opening of the year but falls short of forecasts in another sign of weak year for Hollywood.  More

This bus runs on human poop

The U.K.'s first "bio-bus" is powered by biomethane gas, which is generated through the treatment of human feces and food waste.  More

Obamacare premiums: Going up unless you shop

Obamacare premiums for 2015 are going up, but you can likely find a cheaper one if you shop around.  More

Which is the best Droid to buy?

Motorola has made the two best Android smartphones this year. Here's how they stack up.  More

Kmart workers fight for time off on Thanksgiving

More than 600 Kmart workers signed a petition asking that the store allow employees to at least request the day off.  More

'Regin' malware described as 'groundbreaking and almost peerless'

Regin is malware has been lurking in computers for as long as six years, according to Symantec. But experts don't know much about where it is from, what it does and who has been targeted.  More

Stocks: 3 things to know before the open

Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.  More

Exclusive: Why TV anchors met secretly with Ferguson police officer who shot Michael Brown

Anderson Cooper and Matt Lauer are among the network anchors who secretly met with Officer Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown in Ferguson.  More

All eyes on oil: What will OPEC do this week?

Here's how to profit on low energy prices, regardless of what OPEC decides when it meets on Thanksgiving Day.  More

Tina Fey's next sitcom moves from NBC to Netflix

This arrangement, announced Friday, illustrates how the lines have blurred between traditional TV networks and newfangled options like Netflix.  More

Why I quit JPMorgan to start a jetpack business

Dean O'Malley walked away from a high-paying job in finance to start a risky venture in the new jetpack industry.  More

Europe to vote on Google breakup proposal

The European parliament is calling Google a monopoly in need of a breakup.  More

Bill Cosby, Uber and the week in pictures

A look back at the hot stories and images from the world of business this week.  More

Obama immigration plan gives micro wage boost

The Obama administration is touting that its immigration action will boost wages. But the hike amounts to only $170 a year by 2024.  More

Berkeley students protest UC tuition hike

The university plans to hike tuition by 5% every year for the next five years. The move comes as state funding for the university system has dried up in California's budget crunch.  More

Turner channels, including CNN, are back on Dish Network — for now

CNN and 7 other channels owned by Turner Broadcasting are back on the Dish Network's channel lineup — for now — after a month-long blackout.  More

Google: Pay $1 and see fewer ads

Google has a new service that will give websites an alternative to advertising by asking users to contribute a few dollars every month.  More

'Hunger Games' aims to top 2014's box office

'Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' is expected to open big this weekend, and could quickly become the biggest hit of 2014.  More

Stocks surge. Investors are thankful

Stocks raced sharply higher on Friday thanks to more emergency actions from central bankers in China and Europe.  More

Burger mania hits Wall Street

Gourmet burgers are all the rage with consumers and investors. Will the successful debut of Habit lead to IPOs from Shake Shack and other better burger joints? And more trouble for McDonald's?  More

Iran nuclear deal could spur rapid growth

Companies and global investors are sizing up Iran's economic potential in anticipation of a deal that could end years of isolation.  More

Comcast to let customers track technicians

Comcast says new app will send alerts when technicians are close to arriving and let customers rate quality of service.  More

Square will soon accept Apple Pay

The mobile payments company Square is planning to accept Apple Pay.  More

One stock I was glad to sell recently

The stock market is having a great 2014, but three top analysts discuss which companies they're dumping.  More

Opinion: Four other ways Uber is ethically challenged

Corporate culture expert Bruce Weinstein lists four reasons why the embattled car-sharing service is ethically challenged.  More

The Obamacare penalty for being uninsured is set for a steep rise

The Obamacare penalty for not having health insurance is going up in 2015. It will be $325 or 2% of income, whichever is greater.  More

Boston Market feeds over 300,000 Thanksgiving Day workers

It's not dinner with family, but thousands of businesses will order turkey and mashed potatoes from Boston Market for the workers they've scheduled on Thanksgiving.  More

China's central bank cuts rates. Surprise!

China's central bank has surprised markets by cutting its benchmark interest rates for the first time in two years.  More

London mayor refuses to pay U.S. tax bill

London mayor Boris Johnson may be contemplating cutting up his U.S. passport after being presented with a hefty tax bill.  More

My part-time job is a dead end, but it's all I can find

CNNMoney profiles 4 of America's 7 million part-time workers unable to find full-time jobs.  More

Exclusive: America's part-time economy

A CNNMoney analysis finds some states like California have a lot of workers stuck in part-time jobs.  More

Drink up! Whiskey investing brings huge returns

Tired of investing in stocks and bonds? Try buying a more liquid asset -- whiskey!  More

China lifts ban on Facebook for select few

China is hosting the "World Internet Conference" but its citizens aren't able to access huge swaths of the world wide web.  More

Cool cars from the LA Auto Show

There are some of the standout vehicles on display this year at the Los Angeles Auto Show.  More

Stocks: 5 things to know before the open

Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.  More

The FedEx driver who sued and won

Reggie Gray is one of many former FedEx Ground drivers who say the company illegally classified them as independent contractors rather than employees.  More

Oops! Obamacare enrollment stats fudged

Only 6.7 million signed up for Obamacare health insurance this year, not 7.1 million.  More

Did Goldman Sachs rig commodities markets?

A Senate investigation found that some big banks may have manipulated metal prices.  More

Ferguson-area gun sales surge ahead of jury decision

Concealed carry permits are also soaring, fueled by fear of riots.  More

BMW i3 named 2015 Green Car of the Year

The German automaker's plug-in electric car beat out diesel-powered, bi-fuel, and natural gas contenders.  More

Bad coffee: Keurig Green Mountain stock plunges

The K-Cup king surprised Wall Street with weak guidance and news that its CFO is leaving. Has the stock peaked?  More

How Bill Cosby tried to keep AP interview under wraps

The Associated Press has shared a video interview in which Bill Cosby repeatedly refuses to address questions about abuse allegations - and asked that the video not be shown.  More

Bumpy ride for Ford's car-testing robots

Get a passenger-seat view of the robots that perform Ford's car testing.  More

Facebook rapidly growing drone business

Facebook is rapidly hiring people in aeronautics to join its drone team.  More

Ayman Mohyeldin to be MSNBC fill-in anchor

Ayman Mohyeldin, the NBC News foreign correspondent, is moving to New York and increasing his presence on the cable news channel MSNBC, where he'll be a fill-in anchor.  More

Crash test fail for minivans

Crash test minivans: Nissan Quest is the worst, Toyota Sienna is the best.  More

Taxi rival bills itself as 'non a-hole' Uber

Flywheel, a competitor to Uber, has a new CEO who is not shy about his feeling for his controversial competitor. But can the company really supplant Uber and Lyft?  More

Takata airbag victims looked like they had been shot or stabbed

Lawsuits, accident reports say police search for killers only to discover that it was an exploding airbag which killed drivers they were designed to protect.  More

Is the government spying on you? Find out

Detekt is the latest tool to spot if governments have put spyware on your computer. It's the work of Amnesty International, EFF and others.  More

Best Buy tells Amazon: Take that!

Best Buy shares skyrocket as the retailer proves it can do battle with Amazon.  More

See Paul McCartney -- in virtual reality!

Jaunt has released a virtual reality movie of Paul McCartney playing 'Live and Let Die.'  More

Big jump in Medicaid spending after Obamacare

States saw an 11% increase in Medicaid spending after Obamacare Medicaid expansion kicks in. The federal government shouldered the majority of the costs.  More

Russian website streams thousands of private web cams

A website based in Russia is streaming video live from thousands of private webcams around the world.  More

Obesity costs global economy $2 trillion

Obesity costs the global economy $2 trillion per year, or almost as much as armed conflict or smoking, according to a new report by McKinsey.  More

Firefox dumps Google for Yahoo

Yahoo is replacing Google as the default search engine for Mozilla's Firefox browser.  More

Part-time jobs put millions in poverty or close to it

7 million of Americans want a full-time job, but they can only find part-time work.  More

Jeff Bezos links Amazon and The Washington Post with new app

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has been in control of The Washington Post for one year, and now we're seeing some synergies. A new Post app is being installed on Amazon Fire tablets.  More

App takes guessing out of wine buying

Next Glass' app lets you know whether you'll like a wine or beer with a quick scan.  More

5 ways fraudsters trick investors

Fraudsters employ a wide range of tools to trick investors into shady schemes that can cost victims their life savings.  More

The Fed is worried about the stock market

The Federal Reserve admitted that the market volatility is a concern.  More

General Motors hit with $3 billion lawsuit over recalls

General Motors has been slugged with a $3 billion lawsuit by the state of Arizona in response to the massive recall of its vehicles.  More

NBC says it's not moving forward with Bill Cosby project

NBC announced on Wednesday that the network has opted not to continue developing a sitcom with Bill Cosby amid growing sexual assault allegations against Cosby.  More

Stocks: 5 things to know before the open

Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.  More

No co-hosts have been fired from the "Today" show

Natalie Morales and Willie Geist have not been fired from the "Today" show -- don't believe rumors to the contrary.  More

Ashton Kutcher tweets about 'shady' journalism

Ashton Kutcher, an Uber investor, went on a Twitter rant critiquing journalism and defending the company.  More

Elon Musk: Model X doesn't have a door problem

Tesla denies concerns about the car's distinctive falcon wing doors.  More

JetBlue will cut legroom, charge for checked bags

The changes are part of a cost savings and management plan company executives rolled out on Wednesday that is projected to increase profits by $400 million per year.  More

No turbulence for Virgin America. Stock up 50% since IPO

Wall Street is treating Virgin America like it's a hot tech stock. The airline has a lot going for it. But are shares due for a bumpy landing?  More

FAA can regulate drones

NTSB rules that drones are aircraft and thus covered under current FAA rules controlling their flights.  More

Bob Marley to sell marijuana from the grave

The late Jamaican reggae icon is poised to become the face of the world's first cannabis brand.  More

Staples boost profits by shutting 170 stores

Staples is fighting shrinking sales by stepping up efforts to close stores. Investors like the plan and sent shares up 10% Wednesday.  More

Barilla goes from worst to first on gay rights

A year after the pasta maker was under fire for anti-LGBT comments, it scored the top rating as an LGBT-friendly workplace.  More

Target customers and profits are back after hack

Target reported a healthy uptick in earnings Wednesday in a sign that customers are finally starting to trust the retailer again.  More

Starbucks has decades of growth ahead

The coffee company operates 20,000 stores, but it's still expanding, especially in food and tea.  More

The Obamacare tax at center of Gruber firestorm

The controversy sparked by economist Jonathan Gruber centers on the Cadillac tax on employer-sponsored health insurance, instituted by Obamacare.  More

Netflix postpones Cosby comedy special

Amid new attention on sex crime accusations against Bill Cosby, the comedian's debut on Netflix is on hold.  More

Feds call for nationwide Takata airbag recall

The government is asking automakers and airbag maker Takata to expand what is now a regional recall of 8 million vehicles for exploding airbags.  More

Stocks: 5 things to know before the open

Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.  More
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