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Chinese homebuyers are flocking to these US states

Chinese buyers are now the biggest international players in the U.S. housing market and some states are seeing billions of dollars in real estate deals as a result.

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Citi inks $7 billion mortgage settlement

Citigroup agreed to pay $7 billion to settle charges that it packaged bad mortgages during the run-up to the financial crisis.

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A check is in the mail for 6.8 million people

More than 6.8 million Americans will get a refund from their health insurer this summer.

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Global economy still limping along

The world economy is stuck in low gear even as the risks to growth mount, the International Monetary Fund said Thursday.

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S&P 500 inches to new high ... but not 2,000

The major gauges barely budged Thursday, but it was a big day for buyout rumors. The S&P 500 was only up about one point, but that was enough notch another all-time high.

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Your mail delivered. After dark

Mail is supposed to hit your mailbox before 5 p.m. But thanks to cost-cutting measures and a shrinking work force, U.S. Postal Service letter carriers in cities are delivering mail in the evening as many as two days a week, or more.

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Walmart to battle US slump with new leader

Walmart wants a new guy to help break out of its U.S. sales doldrums.

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GM to pay victims at least $400 million

General Motors expects to pay between $400 million to $600 million to compensate victims of the faulty ignition switch tied to at least 13 deaths.

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Rotten bosses come in at least 6 different flavors

We asked CNNMoney readers to tell us what makes a rotten boss. Based on their answers, seriously awful managers seem to fall into one of six categories:

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Facebook at all-time high on mobile might

It wasn't long ago that Facebook was widely seen as having a "mobile problem." Those days are gone, and investors couldn't be more pleased.

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Only 3 in 10 Twitter workers are women

Twitter's staff looks just like that of other tech companies: overwhelmingly male and white. .

Cuyama Solar Farm Powers Ahead

Santa Barbara County is staking a claim to solar power energy on the Central Coast.

Personal Finance

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Millennials love cash

Forget stocks. Millennials want their money in cold, hard cash.

Retirement planning

Is this retirement move right for you?

Retirement savers transfer billions of dollars each year into Individual Retirement…

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Feds may press automakers further on mileage claims

The federal government may require automakers to road test cars to ensure the…

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Should you raid your retirement savings to slash debt?

If dipping into your retirement savings to finally pay off that pesky credit card…

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How a librarian taught herself to invest and retired early

The market was swooning for much of 2008, and Diane Bronson made exactly the wrong…

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The world's worst tax return?

Think filing your tax return is a pain? You've got nothing on American pilots who…

Money Interactives

Taxes 101: tips and resources

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April 15 is approaching. You may know how to fill out a basic tax return (or hand…

The life of Steve Jobs

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Technology pioneer Steve Jobs was one of the most recognizable CEOs in the world and…

Black Friday vs. Cyber Monday: Which is best for you?

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday are a favorite among bargain hunters on the prowl for…

How much do winter sports cost?

Skiing ski resort slopes

Snow and sub-freezing temperatures are no reason to hibernate. Adopt a new winter…

Notable moments in debt ceiling history

Capital - Debt Ceiling

The U.S. debt ceiling has a complicated an interesting history. Since 1917, the U.S.…

Employment News

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Rotten bosses come in at least 6 different flavors

We asked CNNMoney readers to tell us what makes a rotten boss. Based on their…

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Apple sued by employees over labor issues

Apple has another employee lawsuit to contend with.

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You're more likely to get a raise now

Workers rejoice: Economists say their companies are granting more pay raises this…

National Recalls

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GM recalls 718,000 more vehicles

In a year clogged with a record number of recalls, General Motors had gone three…

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Chrysler recalls 792,000 older Jeeps

Chrysler recalled about 792,000 older SUVs Tuesday for ignition switch problems.…

Costco

Fruit recall at Walmart, Costco

If you've picked up fruit at Costco, Kroger or Walmart stores recently, keep reading…

Stock Market

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S&P 500 inches to new high ... but not 2,000

The major gauges barely budged Thursday, but it was a big day for buyout rumors. The…

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That was fast -- New records for some stock indexes

It wasn't exactly "shock-and-awe," but stocks churned out another record close on…

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Report: Russian hackers placed 'digital bomb' in Nasdaq

Russian hackers managed to slip a "digital bomb" into the Nasdaq -- one with the…

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Mail delivery getting later and later

It may sound like a hot new club name, but mail after dark is becoming the norm in…

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Need a raise? Now's the time to ask

Experts explain why now is the time to ask for a raise.

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