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NBA player to open Hooters in Russia

Andrei Kirilenko, the National Basketball Association player known as AK-47, plans to open five Hooters franchise restaurants in his native Russia.

Kirilenko, a player for the Brooklyn Nets, told CNNMoney his first restaurant will open in Moscow on A...

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Stocks end week up over 2%

Investors were ready for the long weekend, and it showed. Trading meandered around the breakeven mark for much of the day. Volume was light.

The Dow fell more than 50 points this morning, but by the afternoon it was up more than 30 points. In the end ...

Michaels crafts

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Michaels hack hit 3 million customers

A security breach at Michaels Stores lasted eight months and affected about 3 million customers, the company said Thursday.

Pamela Knighton

Courtesy Pamela Knighton

'A scammer stole my tax refund'

Pamela Knighton, a 51-year-old social worker from Cuthbert, Ga. who earns less than $25,000 a year, had been really looking forward to her tax refund of around $1,000 last year.

But when she filed her taxes last February, her return was rejected. An ...

Chevy Cobalt accident, tied to ignition system

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GM's recalled Cobalt a failure from the start

The Chevrolet Cobalt, the car at the center of the General Motors recall crisis, was a losing bet from the start.

The automaker never really wanted to build the compact sedan, and it showed. Critics and car buyers alike reacted with little enthusiasm...

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Ex-BP manager settles Gulf spill insider trading case

A former BP manager who led cleanup efforts after the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill in 2010 has settled charges that he traded inside information about the catastrophe.

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CNN

Obama would cut deficits by another $1 trillion

The official nonpartisan take on President Barack Obama's 2015 budget proposal is in: He would curb deficits even more than today's policies.

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Beer, grilled cheese and really clean clothes

Nestled on a New York side street, a new type of laundromat has opened its doors, offering gourmet cheese sandwiches and drop-off laundry services.

Yahoo headquarters

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Ousted Yahoo exec gets $58 million golden parachute

Former chief operating officer Henrique de Castro left Yahoo with a severance package worth $58 million, according to a regulatory document filed Wednesday with the SEC.

The golden parachute is among the most generous in history, and especially notabl...

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Nearly 2M homeowners no longer 'seriously' underwater

Surging home prices have helped nearly two million homeowners get back above water on their mortgages over the past year.

Obama Biden jobs near Pittsburgh

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Obama, Biden announce millions for job training

Hoping to help close the gap between workers' skills and the needs of businesses, President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced he's putting hundreds of millions toward job training programs that produce highly skilled workers.

Money in wallet

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5 people you might not tip (but should)

Here are a few people who may not first come to mind when considering gratuity.

Personal Finance

Wes Fusco

'My girlfriend is a tax break'

If you're in a relationship with someone who is dependent on you financially, you…

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Get married, save on car insurance

Did you know that taking 15 minutes to get married could save you at least 15% on…

Taxes, 1040EZ

4 ways scammers can steal your tax refund

Identity thieves love tax season.

"A thief who has your personal information can…

Holding mioney, cash in hand

Can workers talk about pay?

Salary is often the elephant in the room.

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Taxpayers vulnerable to unregulated tax preparers

Nearly 80 million taxpayers use paid tax preparers. But 60% of those preparers are…

Taxes, 1040EZ 2

Should people without kids pay higher taxes?

The chat-o-sphere has been abuzz lately about a proposal by Slate columnist Reihan…

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

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…

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

Obama Biden jobs near Pittsburgh

Obama, Biden announce millions for job training

Hoping to help close the gap between workers' skills and the needs of businesses,…

World's toughest job

World's toughest job ad ends with smiles

The job ad listed the many unusual requirements for director of operations -- and…

Milwaukee Fast food strike

Oklahoma bans local minimum wage hikes

Oklahoma cities and towns are banned from raising the local minimum wage under a new…

National Recalls

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GM will ask court to halt recall lawsuits

General Motors wants a bankruptcy court to protect it from the growing number of…

Toyota

Toyota recalls 6.4 million cars worldwide

Toyota announced five recalls on Wednesday, affecting a total of 6.39 million…

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Ford recalls 435,000 vehicles

Ford Motor Co. has announced two recalls, affecting about 435,000 vehicles.

Stock Market

Stocks file

Stocks end week up over 2%

Investors were ready for the long weekend, and it showed. Trading meandered around…

Stock Exchange floor 10_19_12

Feel good Wednesday: Markets up 1%

Investors did a happy dance on Wednesday as earnings, economic data and Janet…

New York Stock Exchange trading

Stocks finish higher on turnaround Tuesday

Investors seemed to have trouble making up their minds Tuesday. Stocks rallied out…

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Climate change could shake up coffee industry

Rising heat and extreme temperatures resulting from climate change may impact the…

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Best markets for landlords

Want a great return on your real estate investment? Head to Detroit!

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Gas prices soar above $4 a gallon in Calif.

Even in California, where drivers are used to high gas prices, the latest jump above…

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