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Bank refunds $48M to credit card users

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 5:55am
U.S. Bank is refunding about $48 million in the latest federal settlement over improper billing for products that customers didn't receive.
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US public pension gap at least $2T

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 5:42am
The U.S. public pension gap has tripled to at least $2 trillion in less than a decade, Moody's Investors Service said in a report on Thursday.
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Is big business too influential?

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 4:08am
Emerging markets are more comfortable in strong corporations having influence over government than in developed nations, a survey shows.
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The Arctic: Oil’s final frontier?

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 2:22am
The Arctic is vast, freezing and potentially lucrative. What are the challenges oil exploration poses?
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ISIS killer Jihadi John has been identified: FBI

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 12:15am
U.S. authorities have identified the militant responsible for the beheading of two U.S. journalists and one British aid worker.
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Cramer’s Remix: Selloff strategies

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:57pm
Upset by the spiral lower? Cramer feels your pain.
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Why market volatility is a litmus test

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:45pm
Stocks could be volatile Friday as traders wonder if the selloff is the start of a major pullback or end-of-quarter profit-taking.
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Next stop in Modi’s global PR campaign: USA

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:34pm
India Prime Minister Narendra Modi will kick off his first official visit to the U.S., the latest stop in his campaign to tell the world India is back in business.
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Detroit officials regain more control

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:17pm
The Detroit City Council on Thursday unanimously approved a plan to transfer daily operations to elected officials.
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Hackers exploiting new 'Shellshock' bug

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:56pm
The latest bug has been compared to "Heartbleed" because it affects web servers and other types of computer equipment.
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Apple invites CNBC into testing lab

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:52pm
Apple says the iPhone 6 is "the most tested product we have ever done," refuting claims of bendy hardware.
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After-hours buzz: AAPL, MU, NKE & more

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:00pm
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Apple, Micron, Nike & more.
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Attorney General Eric Holder to resign

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 4:55pm
President Barack Obama announced the resignation of Attorney General Eric Holder.
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S&P restores GM debt to investment grade

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 4:53pm
GM corporate debt was raised by S&P to investment grade, a critical step in the automaker's long recovery from its 2009 bankruptcy and reorganization.
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Why oil isn't spiking: Gartman

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 4:52pm
Crude held steady in choppy trading Thursday despite Mideast airstrikes, and Dennis Gartman said the reason is twofold.
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Victims' families accept GM settlement

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 4:23pm
Two Wisconsin families have become the first to accept settlement offers from the GM Ignition Switch Compensation Fund.
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Nike beats earnings, revenue forecast

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 4:19pm
Nike shares spiked after the sports apparel maker easily blew past expectations.
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Drones for movie making approved by FAA

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 3:43pm
The U.S. Federal Aviation Authority will grant six movie and television companies to use drones for film making.
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Start-ups: If we just had... more... $$

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 3:00pm
Start-ups are pulling in mega rounds at an unprecedented rate, yet running out of cash is a major reason for failure.
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Market fear surges—'feeling toppy'

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 2:46pm
As stocks sink, implied volatility soars. Does that point to more pain ahead?
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