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America's capsizing economy: Can it right the ship?

America has had the wind knocked out of its sails this year.

Volatile stock markets, weak economic growth and a hiring slowdown have created a perfect storm for nearly flat growth. The question is whether the U.S. economy and markets can right the sh...

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Can these guys find the next Waze?

Israel is known for its robust startup scene. But it's hard for U.S. investors to sift through all of them -- especially when many don't have a U.S. presence.

So a new Manhattan firm is plucking hot new Israeli startups and bringing them to New York f...

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'Avengers: Age of Ultron' hauls in 2nd biggest box office opening ever

Disney and Marvel Studios' "Avengers: Age of Ultron" smashed the box office this weekend, but missed breaking the record for largest box office opening.

The comic book film's opening weekend pulled in an estimated $187.7 million, the second biggest in...

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Meet the other Oracle of Omaha

Wally Weitz would probably be the most famous investing guru in the state of Nebraska -- if not for that other guy who calls Omaha his home.

But Weitz, who runs an investment firm with more than $5 billion in assets, holds no grudge towards Warren Buf...

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Microsoft's risky bet on HoloLens

A roomful of reporters chase invisible balls around a cold San Francisco hotel conference room. Some are crawling on their knees, others shouting "Reset balls!" and wiggling their fingers at no one in particular.

It's not a mass hallucination but par...

"Avengers" actors take over Times Square on Good Morning America, April 24, 2015

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'Avengers' sequel opens internationally, flying towards record U.S. debut

Avengers assemble!

That's the rallying cry that movie theaters are hearing around the world this week as the highly anticipated "Avengers: Age of Ultron" debuts in many markets internationally.

On Wednesday, the Disney/Marvel Studios film opened as the...

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'Avengers: Age of Ultron' makes $84.5 million on opening day in US

Fans across the country assembled as soon as the doors opened for "Avengers: Age of Ultron," but the turnout fell short of breaking the opening day box office record.

The Disney and Marvel Studios film took in $84.5 million on its opening day in the U...

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FAA: Dreamliner battery could lose all power

The headaches for Boeing over its 787 Dreamliner continue.

The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday issued a directive mandating "a repetitive maintenance task" for that model of airliners due to issues with its power supply. Specifically, the FA...

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Buffett fans splurge on ice cream, ketchup, bras

There is no annual shareholder meeting in America -- or probably the world -- like Berkshire Hathaway's.

Thousands of Warren Buffett fans flocked to the CenturyLink Center in Omaha the day before the meeting for a chance to purchase Berkshire-themed t...

Warren Buffett, shown here at a 2014 meeting in Detroit, was questioned by shareholders at annual meeting Saturday

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Buffett grilled over predatory lending, layoffs and obesity

Many Berkshire Hathaway shareholders adore Warren Buffett. But the first question lobbed at him during Saturday's annual shareholder meeting was hardly a softball.

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In Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, Uncle Sam is the big winner

The historic Mayweather-Pacquiao fight isn't until Saturday night, but we already know that Uncle Sam is guaranteed to win big.

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Airbus wants answers from Germany over U.S. spying claims

Airbus is demanding answers from the German government following media reports that it helped the U.S. National Security Agency spy on the company.

The aviation group, based in France, said it would file a criminal complaint about suspected industria...

Personal Finance

Massive earthquake causes widespread destruction in Nepal

How to donate to Nepal anonymously (and avoid spam)

It's always been honorable to donate anonymously.

Today, it's not only honorable,…

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How high do you think the Nasdaq will go?

Forget about the Nasdaq finally getting back to 5,000. Traders are now speculating…

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You're $475,000 short on your retirement savings

How much do you think you'll need to quit your day job?

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When one partner makes more than the other

It's a common scenario: One person in a couple brings home a higher salary than the…

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Put your tax refund to work: How to invest $1,000

So your tax refund arrived (or is on its way). How will you spend it?

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Fed rate hike: Speed and size matter

Experts and the media have obsessed for months about when the Fed will make its…

Money Interactives

How much do winter sports cost?

Skiing ski resort slopes

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

The history of gas prices

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As gas prices continue to drop, take a look back at what we have paid for a gallon…

Gas savings tips: Fact or fiction

Pumping gas

Summer means road trips, and it seems everyone has a tip on how to save fuel. But…

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…

Employment News

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4-day workweek is real for some employees

Who doesn't want to take Fridays off?

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No more credit checks for NYC job seekers

Job seekers in New York City can now rest assured that their credit history won't…

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Google exec bring clarity to job hunting

Google is consistently rated the best place to work. So you need a degree from…

National Recalls

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2014 Ford Fusion recalled two times in a week

If you own a Ford Fusion, Fiesta or Lincoln MKZ, it may have been recalled a couple…

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FDA: Dog chews put puppies, humans at Salmonella risk

Federal health officials said Monday that certain dog chews are being recalled over…

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Children's pajamas recalled due to fire risk

About 32,000 pairs of high-end children's pajamas are being recalled due to the risk…

Stock Market

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Stock rout: Dow 2015 gains almost wiped out

The Dow has lost almost all its gains this year.

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How high do you think the Nasdaq will go?

Forget about the Nasdaq finally getting back to 5,000. Traders are now speculating…

Microsoft Windows 10

Microsoft: The post-Windows company?

Who cares about Windows 10? Microsoft might not even need it.

That's an exaggeration,…

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American dream out of reach for due to lack of supply

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Nasdaq hits high

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Michigan mechanic refuses gay customers

If you are openly gay, Brian Klawiter, the owner of Dieseltec in Grandville,…

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