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Eric Cantor goes to Wall Street

Eric Cantor is taking his talents to Wall Street, joining boutique investment bank Moelis & Co.  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

Fast-food workers plan nationwide protest Thursday

Union organizers say that fast food workers will strike in more than 150 cities on Thursday. Workers want a $15 minimum wage and protection from retaliation by employers.  More

Big protests are coming to Hong Kong's financial district

The stage has been set for major pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong's financial district following a decision by Beijing to restrict proposed voting reforms.  More

How celebrities' nude photos get leaked

Celebrities' nude photos continue to get leaked on the Internet because of bad passwords and scams.  More

Russia ruble at lowest value ever

The Russian ruble has hit its lowest level ever against the U.S. dollar as new sanctions from Europe loom large.  More

Russian bank offers cats with mortgages

Russia's biggest bank, Sberbank, is offering to deliver cats to the doorsteps of new mortgage clients as part of a quirky promotional campaign.  More

Why Buffett's son bought Rosa Parks' papers

Howard Buffett talks to CNNMoney about what drove him to bid on - and eventually pay $4.5 million for - a historic collection of documents and other things belonging to the late civil rights icon Rosa Parks.  More

A&E deal would price Vice at $2.5 billion

The deal would value Vice at $2.5 billion. The online media company would also create content for the cable network, delivering a wider audience.  More

Japan's economic revival is in jeopardy

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been trying to reshape Japan's economy. Can he end deflation and deliver a revival?  More

Wall Street bets on prison growth from border crisis

The stocks of two for-profit prison companies shot up in August. The reason? Investors are betting undocumented immigrations will end up in those detention facilities.  More

The Coolest Kickstarter ever raises over $13 million

The Coolest Cooler is the most successful Kickstarter campaign in the site's history, raising $13.3 million from over 62,000 backers.  More

Tesla expands in China. Stock at all-time high

Tesla shares hit a new all-time high Friday after the company announced plans to build 400 charging points in China.  More

America's cheapest gas is in this town

Gas prices are falling to nearly $3 a gallon in some parts of South Carolina, and that will soon be common in much of the country.  More

4 reasons why you shouldn't fear September

Stocks have often tanked in September. But the market has actually done pretty well in September in the past few years. Will it happen again this year?  More

The economic cost of the war in Gaza

The August 26 ceasefire between Israel and Hamas is giving aid workers access to the rubble to size up the damage.  More

Denny's aimed at 1% opens in New York with $300 Grand Slam

"America's Diner" opened its doors for the first time in New York City Friday, hoping to attract a ritzy clientele. It's unclear if they will bite.  More

Slow Comcast speeds were costing Netflix customers

Netflix told the FCC that its speed on the Comcast network became so slow that customers began dropping their service.  More

A dozen McDonald's outlets closed in Russia

Russia's consumer watchdog agency is forcing McDonald's to close 12 outlets across the country over accusations of sanitary violations.  More

Indian economy gets a jolt

India's economy expands at a 5.7% annual rate in the spring, busting a long streak of quarters when growth failed to impress.  More

Struggling Angry Birds maker dumping CEO

With falling profits and flat revenue, Angry Birds maker Rovio taps ex-Nokia executive as next CEO.  More

Malaysia Airlines slashes 6,000 jobs in major restructuring

Malaysia Airlines has cut 6,000 jobs as part of a wide-ranging overhaul that follows the loss of two aircraft earlier this year.  More

Twitter suspends fake @JPMorganCEO account

A fake account claiming to be JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon has been taken down.  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

Outgoing AIG CEO given terminal cancer diagnosis

The CEO of American International Group, Robert Benmosche, says he is leaving the company earlier than expected because of a terminal cancer diagnosis.  More

Longer work-week looms for French workers

France's new economy minister is reportedly considering loosening strict government regulations that enforce 35-hour work weeks.  More

Abercrombie struggling to bring sexy back

Abercrombie & Fitch might have been cool 10 years ago, but today it's struggling just to stay in style.  More

Spider webs cause car recall again

Japanese automaker Suzuki, which pulled out of U.S. market last year, recalling 19,000 cars in which spider webs can cause problems in gas lines.  More

Massive bank hack: What you need to know

Some of the largest banks just got hacked. These are the facts.  More

Dollar General still wants to buy Family Dollar

Dollar General still wants to buy Family Dollar and says any antitrust issues are 'manageable.'  More

A smart necklace from Samsung? Really?

Samsung wants all your accessories to be smart. In addition to its Gear S watch, it introduced the Gear Circle -- Bluetooth-enabled earbuds with a magnetic clasp to go around your neck. And vibrates.  More

Malaysia Air posts $97 million loss

Malaysia Airlines lost $97.4 million in the second quarter as the carrier reeled from the loss of a second aircraft.  More

New England's epic supermarket feud ends

Supermarkets that for weeks have looked like ghost towns will soon spring back to life.  More

Hot stocks: 10 record breaking companies

The S&P 500 is trading at all-time highs, and many well-known businesses are leading the charge. Time to buy or sell?  More

U.S. runs out of investor visas as Chinese overwhelm program

Staggering interest from the Chinese in an immigration program has led the U.S. to run out of available visas for the first time ever.  More

FBI investigating hacking attack on JPMorgan

The FBI is looking into a data breach at JPMorgan Chase that may have connections to Russia or eastern Europe.  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

7 companies that keep more than $50 billion offshore

Companies like Apple, GE, and Microsoft that do business abroad can delay paying U.S. taxes on the billions of dollars they keep offshore -- indefinitely.  More

Diane Sawyer's no-fuss sign off from ABC's "World News"

There is no prime time retrospective or farewell tour planned -- merely a segment at the end of Wednesday's newscast.  More

Snapchat valued at more than $10 billion - report

Snapchat has gotten a $20 million funding round from Kleiner Perkins, valuing the company at $10 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal.  More

2008: Worse than the Great Depression?

Former Fed chief Ben Bernanke believes the 2008 financial crisis was the worst in global history, topping even the Great Depression.  More

Apple may unveil iWatch on September 9 -- report

Tech fans are already excited about the launch of Apple's iPhone 6 next month. There's now a report suggesting that the iWatch could be coming too. Wall Street is pleased.  More

Airplane scuffle spurs Knee Defender sales

'Knee Defender' clips to stop airplane seats from reclining spark fight, followed by rush of sales.  More

Elon Musk cancels launch.... admits to "dark dreams"

As Elon Musk cancels the latest launch of a SpaceX rocket, he's also got some "horrible nightmares" to contend with.  More

Alibaba rival is already a hot IPO

Investors are salivating over the chance to buy Chinese online retail king Alibaba. But rival is already public and its stock is on a tear  More

WeedHire: The job search app for the legal pot biz

Weedhire is like Monster for marijuana jobs. The Android app helps job seekers find positions at pot labs, dispensaries and even government regulators.  More

Jack Daniel's getting smacked in Russia

The company behind Jack Daniel's whiskey is under pressure in Russia as Cold War-style tensions make it increasingly difficult for Western brands to operate.  More

Alibaba is generating insane profits

Alibaba reported a monster threefold increase in profit ahead of its highly anticipated initial public offering.  More

Don't want a bigger iPhone? Here are 6 alternatives

Apple's next-generation iPhones are set to be the largest ever. But for those of us who don't want to give up any more space in our pockets, here are a few smaller options.  More

Should you buy ISIS? No, not that one

A biotech called Isis has no affiliation with the terrorist organization, but the ALS drug developer may be benefiting from the ice bucket challenge craze.  More

RadioShack in talks on cash lifeline

Standard General, largest investor for troubled electronics retailer, in talks to give RadioShack cash infusion it needs  More

Time Warner Cable suffers nationwide Internet outage

Time Warner Cable, one of the nation's largest cable and broadband providers, suffers unusual widespread outage, sparking new complaints about the company's service.  More

IMF chief Lagarde under investigation in France

Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, has been placed under formal investigation for her alleged involvement in a long-running fraud case.  More

HP recalls 6 million computer cords for fire risk

HP is warning customers: Check your laptop charging cord to see if it's at risk of overheating.  More

Smith & Wesson shares plunge 12%

Shrinking demand for rifles pulls down gun maker's quarterly profit by 45%.  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

Bill Gates and his wife give $1 million to gun control push

Supporters of Washington State effort to require background checks on gun purchases report $1 million donation from Bill and Melinda Gates.  More

Wall Street's new tech darling: Mobileye

Mobileye shares jump Tuesday after a series of rosy predictions from Wall Street. It's one of the hottest tech IPOs of the summer.  More

American, US Air sever ties with Orbitz

The nation's largest airline is cutting ties with online booking giant Orbitz.  More

Should there be a new Buffett rule?

Maybe we need a new Buffett rule -- lowering the corporate tax rate so American companies never have to think about parking cash overseas again.  More

Home prices rising, but slowly

Home prices moderate, up 6.2% year-over-year.  More

Ban on indoor e-cigarette smoking sought

The World Health Organization is calling for major regulations on the e-cigarette industry, including a ban on indoor smoking.  More

Don't wait! Trade in your old iPhone now

Apple is expected to launch the iPhone 6 in two weeks, but waiting until then to sell your old iPhone means you're way late to the game.  More

Burger King buying Tim Hortons

Company will be based in Canada. Buffett's Berkshire to provide financing.  More

Turner Broadcasting offers voluntary buyouts

Seeking to reduce costs at channels like TNT, TBS, Adult Swim and CNN, Turner Broadcasting today announced a voluntary buyout program for about 6% of its U.S.-based employees.  More

Apple recalls iPhone 5s for battery woes

Certain iPhone 5 smartphones are eligible for free battery replacements, Apple says.  More

Original Superman comic sells for record $3.2 million

Action Comic #1, the original Superman comic book, sells for record $3.2 million. When it first hit newsstands in 1938 it sold for 10 cents.  More

Is Burger King moving to Canada?

Burger King is in merger talks with Canadian coffee chain Tim Hortons, a deal that would allow the burger seller to relocate out of the U.S. and possibly cut its tax bill.  More

China ditching Windows and Android

China is developing its own operating system, which will compete with Microsoft Windows and Google Android.  More

Coming soon: The Maxwell House K-Cup

Keurig Green Mountain stock hits an all-time high of $135 a share after the company announces a deal with Kraft to make K-Cups of their products.  More

Silicon Valley comes to Iowa

Tech companies like Microsoft, Google and Facebook have chosen Iowa to construct expensive, high-tech data centers.  More

Hackers attack Sony PlayStation Network

Hackers naming themselves "Lizard Squad" have attacked Blizzard, Sony and other video game networks over the weekend.  More

The 10 most expensive U.S. earthquakes

The the 6.1 magnitude quake, which left extensive and widespread damage, is likely among the most expensive in terms of damage to homes and other infrastructure.  More

Despite risk, most Californians don't have earthquake insurance

Only about one in ten Californians have insurance to cover the damage to their homes and property, according to the California Earthquake Authority.  More

Retirees' Social Security cut for student loans

Social Security checks garnished for old student debt has tripled since before recession  More

Highway with the top speed limit is ...

With Labor Day just ahead, here's a look at the states with the fastest speed limits, and the slowest.  More

Stock market matchup: Yellen vs. Putin

Fed chief Janet Yellen is stimulating the U.S. economy, while Russian President Vladimir Putin is dragging Europe down. Investors aren't sure what to do.  More

Glenn Beck sought out CNN deal, but talks died fast

Glenn Beck's media company approached CNN about a possible venture involving HLN and his 2-year-old cable channel The Blaze. But talks fizzled.  More

Strongest quake since 1989 hits Bay Area

Quake struck six miles southwest of Napa and nine miles from Sonoma.  More

Western firms taking a hit in Russia

Name brand American and European conglomerates are feeling the impact from the turmoil in Russia.  More

Hot Dog on a Stick gets new life

A Los Angeles private equity company bought the food court company for $12 million  More

Janet Yellen: Job market not recovered

Though America's job market has improved considerably, problems remain.  More

Hospital network's failure led to massive hack

The Heartbleed bug is to blame for the hospital hack that stole 4.5 milliion patient records. If true, brace yourself for similar, mega data breaches.  More

Sprint undercuts T-Mobile by $20 a month

Sprint announced a new unlimited data plan for smartphone users on Thursday as part of its bid to win back customers.  More

Where you can get blazing-fast Internet

Super-fast gigabit Internet speeds are coming to a town near you.  More

Bank of America to pay $16.65 billion over mortgages

The settlement covers civil claims with the Department of Justice and six states  More
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