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Dow plunges 317 points, now down for year

The best thing we can say about Thursday's stock market trading is that it is now over. The Dow fell 317 points, erasing all of its gains for the year.

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From Target

Target taps Walmart veteran to lead comeback

Target's effort to recover from its recent security problems will be headed by a former Walmart executive.

Corn affected by drought

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Drought leads to high prices, low lakes

Just how bad is the drought in California? It's so bad, that in some extreme cases, thieves are stealing water.

A father and daughter living off a water tank in the Central Valley report being ripped off eight times -- 2,500 gallons disappeared. That ...

Money falling from the sky

Women on US currency? 'A pretty good idea,' says Obama

Move over, George Washington. Eleanor Roosevelt might be taking your spot on the $1 bill.

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How to shop for back-to-school tax-free

If you're going to drop hundreds of dollars on back-to-school supplies, you might as well do it now.

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Is the iPad doomed?

Tablet sales are "crashing," says Best Buy's CEO! IPad sales are sinking fast! Is this the beginning of the end for the tablet?

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Grieving parents drowning in student loan debt get relief

Steve Mason and his wife Darnelle have been struggling to pay their daughter's six-figure student loan debt ever since she passed away five years ago -- and now they are starting to get some much needed relief.

Tesla proposed 'Gigafactory'

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Tesla's new battery teammate: Panasonic

Tesla has found a partner for its plan to mass produce batteries for electric vehicles: Panasonic.

Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner

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No deal: Argentina in default as talks fail

Argentina has defaulted for the second time in 13 years after officials failed to come to an agreement with the country's bondholders.

After frantic last minute talks failed to produce a deal late Wednesday, Standard & Poor's deemed the country to be ...

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Protection agencies: 5 'worst' consumer complaints

An annual survey of 40 local and state consumer protection agencies that were asked to single out the most common and outrageous complaints they have received over the past year.

KFC Kentucky Fried Chicken

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Another food scandal? KFC just cannot win

KFC is scrambling to limit the fallout of a second food scandal to hit its business in 19 months.

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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 ...

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

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…

Employment News

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'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

KFC Kentucky Fried Chicken

Another food scandal? KFC just cannot win

KFC is scrambling to limit the fallout of a second food scandal to hit its business…

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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…

Stock Market

Floor of NYSE

Dow plunges 317 points, now down for year

The best thing we can say about Thursday's stock market trading is that it is now…

NY stock exchange

Stocks end mixed after pops and drops

Despite strong economic growth and no major surprises from the Federal Reserve, the…

Stock traders

Telecom bounce not enough to buoy stocks

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

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U.S. economy bounces back sharply

The U.S. economy has turned around what was a weak winter, posting solid growth…

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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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