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Reuters

All eyes on oil: What will OPEC do this week?

While Americans are chomping down on turkey and pie this week, everyone involved in the energy world will be closely watching the Thanksgiving Day meeting of the OPEC in Vienna, Austria.

NCSD Board OK's Supplemental Water Rate Hike

The Board of Directors for the Nipomo Community Services District has approved a new charge for customers to pay for supplemental water delivery from Santa Maria the District says is critically important to balance current and future water needs on the Nipomo Mesa.

Google

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Europe to vote on Google breakup proposal

Google controls 90 percent of all Web searches in Europe, giving it unequaled power it doesn't enjoy in the United States.

On Thursday, members of Europe's parliament will vote on a resolution that will propose ways to shrink Google's influence in Europe.

"It...

Iran business

CNN

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.

Iran and world powers are meeting in Vienna this week in an attempt to reach agreement on reconfiguring its nuclear pr...

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Courtesy Lionsgate

'Hunger Games' aims to top 2014's box office

At the box office this weekend, the odds are ever in favor of "The Hunger Games."

Lionsgate's "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1," the first act of the final installment of the "Hunger Games" series, opens this weekend along with big expectations.

Barack Obama comments on Syria

Pool/CNN

DHS outlines Obama's startup visa alternative

On Thursday, President Obama vowed to make it "easier and faster" for foreign entrepreneurs to work in the U.S. But he was mum about the details that would make this happen.

More details were provided in a memo released by the Department of Homeland ...

Millenials turn up heat against low wages

Courtesy Fight for 15

Obama immigration plan gives micro wage boost

Want to get paid more? The White House claims President Obama's immigration plan will raise wages for immigrants and American-born alike.

But the amount seems less than eye-popping ... $170 a year by 2024.

Wages are a very sensitive topic in the U.S. ...

Bill Cosby, 2009

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Fans cheer Bill Cosby at Florida performance

Three scheduled stage performances by Bill Cosby were scrapped on Friday amid a voluminous number of sexual assault allegations against the famed comedian.

But dozens of upcoming events are still listed on Cosby's web site, and on Friday he was cheer...

Wall Street sign

Stocks rise, investors are thankful -- for central bankers

Thanksgiving arrived a week early on Wall Street. Stocks climbed higher on Friday in response to a surprise rate cut by China's central bank and hints of more emergency action by the European Central Bank.

Affordable Care Act website

Mike Segar/Reuters

Affordable Care Act enrollment stats fudged

Only 6.7 million Americans were enrolled in Affordable Care Act health insurance plans as of mid-October, not 7.1 million, the Obama administration admitted Thursday.

Google

Google

Google: You can pay as little as $1 to see fewer ads

You can pay as little as $1 to turn off ads on some of your favorite websites.

Chairs on beach with umbrella, vacation

Unlimited vacation? Not always as cool as it sounds

Take as much time off as you want, as long as you get your job done. But it may not be quite as cool as it seems.

Personal Finance

Macy's Black Friday

Shoppers not feeling Black Friday this year

Stores may be opening early for Black Friday, but that doesn't mean shoppers will…

dollar bills, money

Report: Ultra wealthy got $2 trillion wealthier

There are even more ultra wealthy people in the world to love.

Money

5 things to know about income inequality

The top 1% is still doing better than everyone else.

Bag of money, cash

6 spending habits of the very rich

It doesn't matter how rich you are, poor spending habits can quickly drain even the…

Money, $100 bills

Millennials aren't saving a dime

Cash-strapped millennials are slipping into the red.

People younger than 35 are not…

Taxes, tax forms

The 'temporary' recession tax you're still paying

The Great Recession might be over, but residents and businesses in many states…

Money Interactives

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

tax forms with pen, calculator, taxes

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

The life of Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs with Apple logo

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?

Guy with shopping bags

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

Employment News

2015 raises

3 reasons you'll likely get a raise in 2015

American workers should be feeling their best since the start of the Great Recession…

Job fair

Good news: More people are quitting their jobs

Americans are quitting their jobs at the fastest pace since early 2008. And that's…

Plumber, plumbing

Billionaire's advice: Become a plumber

Former New York City Mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg has some advice for…

National Recalls

GM, General Motors

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…

Ortega taco seasoning

Ortega products pulled over nut allergy concerns

B&G Foods is voluntarily recalling certain Ortega taco products over nut allergy…

Honda logo

Honda recalls 170,000 more vehicles over exploding airbags

Honda is recalling an additional 170,000 vehicles because the airbags might explode…

Stock Market

Wall Street sign

Stocks rise, investors are thankful -- for central bankers

Thanksgiving arrived a week early on Wall Street. Stocks climbed higher on Friday…

The Fed

Fed worried about stock market

The Federal Reserve is not supposed to care what the stock market. It only has two…

Rear of nose landing plane Southwest

Southwest Airlines: Top stock of 2014

Even for the high-flying airline sector, Southwest is in class of its own.

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doorstep package theft

Tech startup aims to stop doorstep package thefts

A San Francisco tech startup offers package delivery service to help stop doorstep…

100-year-old on job 50 years

100-year-old woman marks 50 years on the job

A 100-year-old woman in Colorado has been on the job for more than 50 years. And…

holiday gift shopping

Should you buy it now or later?

What's on your holiday gift list? CNN's Karin Caifa gets tips on what to buy now,…

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