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Consumer Prices Continue To Increase As Fed Comments On Inflation Risk

4:11 pm, August 13, 2014

Consumers are feeling the pinch at the grocery store, as rising prices, or inflation, starts to become more visible on the Federal Reserve's radar.
 
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technology

What is the Most Illegally Downloaded TV Show?

2:48 pm, August 13, 2014

Life is tough in the copyright business right about now. And mass torrenting isn't making it any easier.

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New Foursquare Can Help You Save

8:59 am, August 13, 2014

How to find anything from happy hour specials to free yoga.

wheels

These 10 Cars Might Be Even More 'American' Than Yours

8:30 am, August 13, 2014

Cars assembled in the U.S. with lots of U.S. parts are great and all, but they're far more 'American' if consumers here actually buy them.

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Wyoming Ranks As The Most Expensive State To Own A Car

4:24 pm, August 12, 2014

Where does your state fall in terms of the cost of owning a car?

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Parents Spending More For School Supplies, Clothes

12:34 pm, August 12, 2014

A majority of parents plan to shell out more money on their children's back-to-school shopping this year, driven by rising costs rather than having greater spending ...

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The Meat You Eat Is Worsening Climate Change

9:20 am, August 12, 2014

There's a huge contributor to climate change that gets ignored when talking about our warming world--and it isn't coal or cars.

technology

What Is The Best Back-to-School Computer?

4:12 pm, August 11, 2014

It's under $300 on Amazon. Welcome to a sigh of relief.

gambling

Why Gambling Doesn't Pay

12:32 pm, August 11, 2014

When Marisa Lankester began working within an illegal sports betting operation, she had to learn the gambling jargon, dress like a man and stop wearing lipstick in ...

technology

Apple iPad Fad Is Over

9:29 am, August 11, 2014

Buried in Apple's recent quarterly earnings report is what some observers are calling the obituary for the iPad.

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