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IRS believes data theft originated in Russia

The IRS believes that a major cyber breach that allowed criminals to steal the tax returns of more than 100,000 people originated in Russia, two sources briefed on the data theft tell CNN.

On Tuesday, the Internal Revenue Service announced that organi...

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The text you never want to get on your iPhone

You can crash someone's iPhone with a mere text message.

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How FIFA makes its billions

Soccer's world governing body, FIFA, was rocked Wednesday by charges of corruption involving several senior officials.

U.S. prosecutors issued arrest warrants for 14 people, and authorities in Switzerland -- where FIFA is based -- have launched their ...

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Overdraft fees top $1 billion at the big 3 banks

You aren't alone if you've ever been hit with an overdraft fee from your bank.

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College-educated workers took biggest pay cut last year

Here's a twist ... workers with college or advanced degrees saw their wages slip last year, while those with less education fared better.

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Low inventory, high prices: House hunting horror stories

Life as a buyer in a seller's market is tough.

Weekends are spent trudging through crowded open houses, lowering your standards and scrambling to submit an offer within hours of seeing a mediocre house.

It's also emotional.

"I began to cry again, exce...

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Criminals use IRS website to steal data on 104,000 people

A "sophisticated" organized crime syndicate used the IRS website to steal tax forms full of personal financial information on 104,000 taxpayers, the agency said Tuesday.

Until the IRS discovered this latest data leak, its website provided a service ca...

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Charter merging with Time Warner Cable: what now?

Charter Communications is pursuing a three-way deal with Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks that will transform it into one of the biggest players in telecommunications.

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Charter announces plan to buy Time Warner Cable and Bright House

In a deal that affects one in six American households, Charter Communications on Tuesday proposed a three-way merger with two other cable and broadband providers, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks.

If approved by government regulators, the ...

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Kim Kardashian, Jessica Alba power his startups

Brian Lee is a hustler. And he knows how to harness the power of a celebrity name. Those two traits have made him an entrepreneur extraordinaire.

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Apple promotes design guru Jony Ive

Apple has promoted Jony Ive, its longtime design guru, to the newly created position of Chief Design Officer.

Vatican 'diseases'

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Vatican bank makes big profit

It's been a good year for the Vatican bank as it works to scrub clean the sins of the past.

Stronger income from trading securities including bonds and a fall in operating expenses drove a sharp rise in profits last year.

Net profits hit €69.3 million ...

Personal Finance

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Criminals use IRS website to steal data on 104,000 people

A "sophisticated" organized crime syndicate used the IRS website to steal tax forms…

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Yellen: Fed can't risk 'overheating the economy'

The Federal Reserve won't wait too long to raise rates.

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The Obamas' money: Boring investments, steady income

Like millions of other Americans, President and Mrs. Obama are still paying off…

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How Americans miss out on $24 billion a year

If someone handed you $1,300, would you turn it down?

GENERIC MONEY CASH US CURRENCY $100 BILLS

Study: Most twenty-somethings saving for retirement

Twenty-somethings should pat themselves on the back (and not just for having tried…

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,…

Money Interactives

How much do winter sports cost?

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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

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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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Where do Millennials want to work?

Hey, Corporate America. It appears that many Millennials -- that tsunami of future…

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Volvo factory to bring 4,000 jobs to South Carolina

Another foreign automaker plans to create American jobs by making cars in the United…

Job fair

Unemployment rate drops to 7-year low

America can breathe a sigh of relief. The economy is improving with the spring…

National Recalls

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Salmonella outbreak may be caused by raw tuna

Raw tuna, mostly from sushi, may be at the heart of a recent salmonella outbreak…

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Airbag recall: What you should do now

There's a good chance you might be affected by the recall to fix exploding Takata…

Car airbags gone off

How airbags (should) work

With the news about Takata's airbag recall over a defect that has been blamed for at…

Stock Market

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Ugly day for stocks: Everything moves down

Stocks were tumbling Tuesday.

The Dow fell 190 points, or 1%. The S&P 500 and…

Janet Yellen

Yellen: Fed can't risk 'overheating the economy'

The Federal Reserve won't wait too long to raise rates.

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Theme parks ready for summer -- and their stocks are soaring

The stock market often seems like one big roller coaster. So why not invest in…

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Goleta declares emergency after oil washes ashore

Goleta city leaders are preparing for the worst in case they need cleanup funds

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Squatters hold California bedroom hostage

Poonam Sandhu rented out the master bedroom of her Watsonville, California home to…

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Cellphone GPS: An invasion of privacy?

A Bakersfield, California woman is suing her former employer, Intermex, for…

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