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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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