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Federal Reserve stays on cruise control

The U.S. economy is strengthening but the Federal Reserve remains in cruise control.

The Fed decided to once again reduce its monthly bond purchases by $10 billion, as expected.

The central bank has been gradually reducing, or tapering, its monthly bo...

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Stocks perk up after Fed sticks to plan

Stocks trimmed losses Wednesday after the Federal Reserve did pretty much what everyone expected.

The Dow Jones industrial average was flat, but the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq both moved higher. Bind yields rose as well, a sign that investors believe the...

Office chairs

'Brutally honest' cover letter leads to job

For fresh-faced college graduates looking to land that first job, standing out from the crowd is never easy. Matthew Ross did just that.

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Facebook to shut down Gifts service

Facebook is getting out of the business of gift card peddling.

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Hyundai recalls 883,000 Sonatas

Hyundai is recalling 883,000 Sonata sedans, one of its most popular models, for a problem with its transmission that could cause the car to be in a different gear than shown on its dashboard.

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GM sued by more than 600 recall victims

More than 600 victims of crashes involving recalled General Motors cars have gone to federal court seeking compensation from the automaker.

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Weddings? Babies? College kids registering for gifts too

Move over brides and expectant moms: Now college-bound kids want to be showered with gifts also.

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U.S. economy bounces back sharply

What a relief. The deep economic contraction earlier this year was temporary after all.

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McDonald's unveils tofu and fish nuggets in Japan

If you're wary of chicken and beef products after a major meat supply scandal in Asia, the McDonald's in Japan could have an alternative for you -- tofu and fish nuggets.

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Sick leave policies pick up steam

Biviana Lagunas must skip class or her part-time job when her 4-year-old germ-magnet brother Derik is running a fever, because their mother has no paid time off.

That could change, because the San Diego city council was one of two cities -- the other ...

Stock traders

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Telecom bounce not enough to buoy stocks

The summer doldrums appear to be officially here. Stocks didn't do much Tuesday -- a day after the market was mostly spinning its wheels.

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Facebook: Get Messenger or else

For mobile users who text with friends via Facebook, it's almost time to download the social-media giant's dedicated app for doing so, or lose the ability.

Personal Finance

1 in 3 Americans have 'debt in collections'

1 in 3 US adults have 'debt in collections'

Americans have a debt problem.

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Medicare's outlook improves as health spending slows

The long-term prognosis for Medicare has improved thanks to slower health spending,…

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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…

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

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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…

Employment News

Office chairs

'Brutally honest' cover letter leads to job

For fresh-faced college graduates looking to land that first job, standing out from…

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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…

Apple

Apple sued by employees over labor issues

Apple has another employee lawsuit to contend with.

National Recalls

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Hyundai recalls 883,000 Sonatas

Hyundai is recalling 883,000 Sonata sedans, one of its most popular models, for a…

Chevy Silverado

GM's most popular pickups recalled 6 times this year

For owners of GM's most popular pickups, recalls have been almost a monthly…

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Big Mac shortage in China as scandal-ridden supplier issues recall

There are no Big Macs. There are no Chicken McNuggets. The menu at McDonald's…

Stock Market

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Stocks perk up after Fed sticks to plan

Stocks trimmed losses Wednesday after the Federal Reserve did pretty much what…

Stock traders

Telecom bounce not enough to buoy stocks

The summer doldrums appear to be officially here. Stocks didn't do much Tuesday -- a…

Stock Market

Stocks flat despite another big Merger Monday

It was another merger Monday on Wall Street. But that didn't excite investors too…

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Walmart alcohol sales policy under fire

Walmart customers in Iowa are fed up with the retail giant's policy on alcohol sales.

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Ultra HD TVs: Are they worth it?

Ultra HD. It's the latest, greatest TV technology, but is it worth it for the…

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Desal Facility Needs More Funding

The City of Santa Barbara's proposed desalination facility needs more money.

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