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Hong Kong protests censored in China

The Chinese government in Beijing has censored the coverage of major protests in Hong Kong and many people there do not know what is transpiring.  Play

Investors will feel hangover once Silicon Valley sobers up

If startups begin imploding, it could infect Wall Street, especially young tech stocks that haven't been profitable for long.  More

Olive Garden food flunks CNNMoney taste test

CNNMoney's Italian-American investing correspondents did a taste test of Olive Garden's food. They agree with hedge fund Starboard: It's not very appetizing.  More

What's Richard Branson's favorite cocktail?

We asked the billionaire founder of Virgin a series of quick-fire personal questions and discovered how much money he has in his wallet, the best purchase he ever made, and advice he wishes he could give to himself in his 20s.  Play

U.S. has already spent nearly $1 billion fighting ISIS

Even limited air operations could cost up to $4 billion a year, says a think tank, while large ground forces could cost $1.8 billion a month.  More

ISIS recruiting tactics: Apple pie and video games

To recruit new members, ISIS uses popular social media sites like Facebook and Twitter.  More

People are now bending iPhones in Apple Stores

Testing whether the iPhone 6 Plus BendGate controversy is real, some are testing it out in Apple Stores.  More

5 investing secrets of the wealthy

Even if your bank account doesn't have millions, you can still employ the investment strategies of the wealthy.  More

Home prices rise 5.6%

Case-Shiller's national index shows that price gains slowed in July for the seventh straight month.  More

Risk of third German recession pressures Europe

Germany risks slipping into its third recession since the global financial crisis, piling pressure on Europe to do more to stimulate its stagnant economy.  More

Supervalu gets hacked ... again

Grocery chain is the latest victim of malware.  More

News Corp. to buy realtor.com parent

News and REA team up to buy Move for more than $1 billion.  More

Wine in a can, a keg, a carton...and it's not bad

Wine in anything but a glass bottle used to get a bad rap. But times are changing.  More

EBay spinning off PayPal as separate company

Online auction site eBay to spins off online payment service PayPal.  More

Apple iPhone 6 finally cleared for launch in China

Apple has been granted regulatory approval by the Chinese government to sell the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.  More

EU says Apple benefits from Irish state aid

Europe's top regulator is accusing Ireland of striking a deal with Apple back in 1991 that helped the tech giant artificially lower its tax bill for over two decades.  More

Stop garnishing my paycheck!

This mom of four only makes $29,000 a year and is losing $400 a month because the state is garnishing her paycheck over a debt. Now she is about to be evicted from her apartment.  More

What to do if your wages are garnished

If you're one of the millions of Americans getting your pay garnished because of outstanding debt, it's important to know your rights.  More

Hong Kong protesters willing to pay economic price

As demonstrations continue to disrupt normal operations in Hong Kong, both experts and residents are considering the long-term impact that the pro-democracy protest will have on the international finance hub.  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

'Crouching Tiger' sequel to hit Netflix and theaters simultaneously

The "Crouching Tiger" sequel will be the culmination of Netflix's long-held goal to let subscribers see films at the same time they're in movie theaters.  More

Bank to pay everyone at least a 'living wage'

On Wednesday, 17% of First Green Bank's 66 employees will get a raise under the company's new "living wage" program. The guarantee: At least about $30,000 a year.  More

Instagram CEO joins Wal-Mart's board

This is Wal-Mart's latest move to build up its online presence as it struggles to compete with retailers like Amazon.  More

Does Ello have what it takes to be the anti-Facebook?

Ello wants to capitalize on those who have gripes with Facebook -- can it work?  More

Ford says C-Max recall will cost $500 million

The company also said the sum will dent this quarter's profits.  More

Bank's 'repeated failures' led to 2,000 foreclosures, feds say

While borrowers were trying to save their homes from foreclosure, Flagstar Bank sat on important documents and 'drove borrowers into foreclosure,' authorities said.  More

Facebook ads now showing up across the Web

Facebook launched a new line of business Monday that will display advertisements on computers and mobile devices to users on sites across the Web.  More

The U.S. dollar is on top of the world

The dollar has soared to levels not seen in four years. Here's why it matters.  More

Iowa couple's 150% tip goes viral

Despite service that 'sucked,' an Iowa couple leaves a $100 tip for the waiter to prove a point about kindness and the life of a waiter in America.  More

Bill Gross exit could cost Pimco $400 billion

Investors could yank a whopping $400 billion of assets from Pimco following last week's surprise exit of legendary founder Bill Gross.  More

Hong Kong protests hurt U.S. stocks

The Dow drops 160 points as investors fret about pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong and the overall global economy  More

27 new billionaires in richest Americans list

Forbes says the richest 400 people in America made $270 billion this year. All told, the group has a staggering $2.29 trillion in combined wealth.  More

Comcast vows: We'll fix our customer service

Comcast says it is taking steps to improve its famously bad customers service, naming new executive to deal with problems.  More

Instagram blocked in China as protests sweep Hong Kong

Chinese censors appear to have blocked access to Instagram after images of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong flooded the social media app.  More

Why everybody is moving to Texas

The fastest growing cities in the nation are ones with reasonably priced homes.  More

Police use tear gas as 'Occupy' comes to Hong Kong

Key traffic arteries in Hong Kong remained blocked Monday after a crackdown by police failed to dislodge pro-democracy protesters.  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

$4.35 to get your own money - ATM fees surge again

In the past year, fees charged for using an ATM not owned by your bank rose 5%, according to a Bankrate survey.  More

Monday is National Coffee Day. No kidding.

Of course it's a stunt, a made-up celebration of the juice on which America runs (if you believe one sales pitch).  More

Harley-Davidson recalls all 2014 Touring motorcycles

Harley-Davidson is recalling about 126,000 motorcycles over a problem with the clutch that could cause crashes, and a smaller number for a possible fuel tank leak.  More

India's new prime minister to corporate America: Come to India

After sellout New York function, Modi sets to do business and meet with top CEOs, including Google's Eric Schmidt, Citigroup's Michael Corbat and Pepsico's Indra Nooyi.  More

GM fixing problems with Corvette's 'nanny cam'

The "valet mode" could run afoul of recording consent laws, so GM told owners and dealers to either not use the feature or "obtain consent from the vehicle's occupants."  More

Elizabeth Warren wants to probe if Fed is too close to big banks

Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants Congress to look into allegations the New York Federal Reserve blocked one of its own from criticizing Goldman Sachs.  More

How iPhone apps could impact your insurance

The life insurance industry may have a new tool to help determine rates for customers: the iPhone.  More

3 lessons investors can learn from Derek Jeter

It's not just little leaguers who can learn a thing or two from Derek Jeter.  More

Don't panic after Bill Gross exit

The bond king has left the building. Should investors hit the exits too?  More

Porsche to reveal plug-in Cayenne SUV

The German sports car maker boasts that it will soon be the top maker of plug-in hybrid vehicles.  More

Woman: Disney stole my 'Frozen' life

Woman says hit movie is taken from her autobiography, and wants Disney to stop marketing it.  More

First GM victims accept Feinberg settlement

Families of girls killed in 2006 crash in Wisconsin are the first to accept deal offered by compensation fund.  More

Investor wants Marissa Mayer's Yahoo to buy AOL

Activist fund Starboard Value released a letter to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Friday urging her to consider a strategic deal with AOL. Both stocks rose on the news.  More

Ford recalls 850,000 cars for air bag flaw

Ford says it is recalling 850,000 cars because short circuit could prevent air bag from deploying in a crash.  More

Ruble's plunge shows Russia hurting

If you want to see the impact of the Ukraine crisis, look at the free-falling currency.  More

Bill Gross has a new job

Bond King Bill Gross is headed to Janus Capital Group to run a bond fund. Janus shares skyrocket.  More

Return of CrackBerry? Not so fast

BlackBerry lost money again and sales plummeted from the same period last year. But smartphone shipments topped forecasts and the company is no longer burning through cash.  More

Apple fixes software bug in iPhone 6

Apple releases new software, iOS 8.0.2  More

Nike is killing it. Online sales jump 70%

Nike definitely brought its A game to the the online playing field where its sales are up 70%.  More

Derek Jeter: Decade of best ads

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has made more than a quarter billion dollars playing on the field. But he's also made some home run commercials. Here are some of our favorites.  Play

Disney princesses run away with Hasbro

The company behind G.I. Joe muscles into Mattel's territory and takes its key Disney Princess franchise.  More

Apple: Nine iPhone Six Pluses reported bent

Apple said Thursday that nine iPhone Six Plus buyers have complained about their phones bending since the devices went on sale last week.  More

U.S. says companies illegally fired transgender workers

Marking the first lawsuits of their kind, a federal agency sues two companies for allegedly discriminating against transgender employees.  More

BlackBerry Passport: Hip to be square

BlackBerry hopes to woo back former business customers with its new Passport smartphone, which has a square-shaped touchscreen.  Play

One cost of war: U.S. blowing up its own Humvees

The cost of the latest military escalation is still small compared to the Iraq war that began in 2003. But costs are rising.  More

Chrysler recalling 350,000 cars with ignition problems

Chrysler is recalling cars with an ignition problem similar to the one tied to at least 21 deaths at GM, although Chrysler said its problem didn't cause any injuries or deaths.  More

Bill Gross leaves Pimco for Janus

The 'Bond King' of Wall Street, Bill Gross, is leaving Pimco, which he built into the world's biggest bond firm.  Play

Under Steve Ballmer, LA Clippers bench the iPads

The NBA team's new owner is perhaps best known for his passion for Microsoft when he was CEO of the company, and he's bringing his product loyalty to the new job.  More

U.S. Bank refunding $48 million to customers

The CFPB has now ordered banks, credit card companies and lenders to refund a total of $4.6 billion to 15 million customers.  More

Ebola crisis: World Bank pledges $400M

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim warns of economic catastrophe if the disease is not placed under control in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.  Play

#FreeSimmons: Twitter reacts to Bill Simmons Suspension

Fans of Bill Simmons took to Twitter to support the suspended writer and host.  More

Tech trouble sparks wave of stock selling

Stock market experiences a sell-off as Apple and other tech stocks take a tumble.  More

Sex toys auctioned to pay back taxes

A sex shop owner owes thousands in back taxes, and Kansas has hired an auction company to sell off his inventory to get their money back.  Play

6 things to love - and hate - about the iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 is a gorgeous, well-built phone. But you might not love everything that comes inside.  More

Zero Hedge: Wall Street's daily dose of doom and gloom

The skeptical finance blog holds serious sway on Wall Street and in Washington even though stocks have soared since it was founded.  More

Charging the iPhone 6 costs just 47 cents a year

It will cost you 72-times more to watch TV each year than it will to power up your iPhone 6.  More

Oil prices plunging despite ISIS

Unless there is a real oil supply shock in Iraq and Syria, oil prices may continue to fall due to a stronger dollar, fears of weaker demand from Europe and the U.S. shale gas boom.  More

India's $74 million Mars mission cost less than 'Gravity' movie

India's successful mission to Mars is a triumph of low-cost engineering and government efficiency.  More

Let your employer get you a cheaper mortgage

Professional services firm KPMG is taking the unusual step of arranging preferential mortgage rates for its 12,000 U.K. employees.  More

Bay Area restaurant: "Hate us on Yelp"

Botto Bistro's owners solicited bad reviews out of spite  More

Top GM execs paid $1 million in last year of bailout

The U.S. Treasury let GM and Ally Financial execs get salaries that were too big, while the companies struggled to repay TARP.  More

ESPN suspends Bill Simmons for three weeks

"Every employee must be accountable to ESPN," the network says, and that's why Bill Simmons is benched.  More

Apple: iPhone software fix 'in a few days'

Apple withdrew the software update on Wednesday -- shortly after it was released -- following widely-reported issues.  More

iPhone 6 Plus users complain it bends

Some owners claim Apple's latest product bends in their pockets.  Play

Jersey Shore's Situation indicted for tax fraud

The MTV reality show star allegedly failed to pay taxes on $8.9 million in income from various businesses.  More

Very few companies offer unlimited vacation days, but these do

Richard Branson announced Wednesday that Virgin Group employees can take as much vacation days as they need. But some companies have been offering this perk for a long time.  More
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