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Climate protesters to 'flood' Wall Street on Monday

Hundreds of environmental activists plan to "flood" Wall Street on Monday to protest the role Big Business plays in climate change.

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Will Yahoo use Alibaba cash to buy AOL?

Yahoo is cashing in on part of its Alibaba stake.

Will it buy AOL with the money?

There have been rumors about a Yahoo and AOL merger for years -- pretty much since CNNMoney owner Time Warner spun off AOL as a separate company in 2009.

But the chatte...

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What will make stocks go even higher?

The bull market just keeps going higher and higher.

Stocks hit fresh records last week after the Federal Reserve soothed investors' concerns by indicating that it's probably not going to raise interest rates anytime soon.

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GM recalls 205,000 Cadillacs, Impalas

Add 205,309 more cars to General Motors' recall tally.

On Saturday, the automaker announced it was recalling Cadillac XTS and Chevrolet Impalas because of a problem with the electronic parking brake arm in some vehicles.

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P&G pulls out of NFL breast cancer campaign

Another NFL sponsor is distancing itself from the league amid an ongoing domestic violence controversy.

One in Seven Californians Living in Poverty

The poverty rate in California declined in 2013, but according to a recent statewide study, one in seven Californians live below the poverty line and over a third of these people are children.

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Hot startups not following Alibaba to Wall Street

Bankers advising Alibaba on its IPO aren't charging top dollar, but they are thrilled for whatever fees they can get. That's because high-profile startups are shunning IPOs, turning to private investors for cash.

Take just two high-profile startups: U...

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Debt-abolishing program is great if you can get it

Occupy Wall Street has been on a debt-abolishing tear lately -- recently buying nearly $4 million in student loans from debt collectors and then forgiving it.

Now thousands of people across the country are begging them to forgive their loans, too.

Ch...

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China drives global diamond jewelry sales to $79 billion

A diamond is forever ... especially in China.

Global diamond jewelry sales hit a record $79 billion last year, led by strong interest from the Chinese for the rare gem, according to a report from De Beers.

Polished diamond sales in China rocketed by ...

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Scotland should avoid Quebec's fate

Scotland's clear rejection of independence has eased fears that it could suffer the kind of decline seen in Quebec after it failed to break away from Canada.

Quebec held two votes on independence -- in 1980 and then again in 1995 -- and in their wake...

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison

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Larry Ellison: The billionaire with the shiniest toys

Larry Ellison, the top-paid CEO and fifth-richest person in the world, now has a bit more time to live his extraordinarily glamorous life.

It's not exactly a retirement for the 70-year old Oracle founder. He stepped down as Oracle's CEO but became the...

Dipjar

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Digital tip jar coming to a coffee shop near you

The tip jar at coffee shops is often an embarrassment for the kind of people who pay for everything with their credit cards and rarely have small change on hand.

The electronic DipJar, a device that accepts credit and debit cards for $1 tips, is here...

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Debt-abolishing program is great if you can get it

Occupy Wall Street has been on a debt-abolishing tear lately -- recently buying…

Money

Retirement savings gap widens between rich and poor

When it comes to retirement savings, the gap between the rich and poor is growing…

Occupy Wall Street protests enter 24th day

Occupy abolishes $4 million in other people's student loan debt

After forgiving millions of dollars in medical debt, Occupy Wall Street is tackling…

Money falling from the sky

Billionaire boom: Where the money is now

The world has 155 new billionaires, pushing the worldwide total to 2,325.

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U.S. poverty rate drops for first time since 2006

There's not much good news for working Americans struggling to rebound from the…

Credit Cards, Money, Finance

Millennials are saying no to credit cards

Debt-fearing Millennials are saying no to credit cards.

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…

Employment News

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Wal-Mart holiday hiring lags Target, Kohl's

Wal-Mart is ramping up its holiday hiring, but not by as much as its…

FedEx

FedEx, Kohls going on a holiday hiring binge

More good news for people looking for work this holiday season. FedEx and Kohl's…

United Airlines

United attendants can get up to $100K to leave job

United Airlines is about to make some of its flight attendants very happy on their…

National Recalls

2014 Chevy Impala

GM recalls 205,000 Cadillacs, Impalas

Add 205,309 more cars to General Motors' recall tally.

On Saturday, the automaker…

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Kraft recalls more than 7,500 cases of cheese

Kraft Foods Group has announced a recall of more than 7,500 cases of its popular…

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GM's compensation fund gets 100th death claim

General Motors executives have said the company would "do the right thing" for…

Stock Market

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Will Yahoo use Alibaba cash to buy AOL?

Yahoo is cashing in on part of its Alibaba stake.

Will it buy AOL with the money?…

Stock market traders

What will make stocks go even higher?

The bull market just keeps going higher and higher.

Stocks hit fresh records last…

Alibaba IPO

Hot startups not following Alibaba to Wall Street

Bankers advising Alibaba on its IPO aren't charging top dollar, but they are…

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Lompoc Woman Stepping Out of Poverty

On Monday, Sept. 22, from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m., the Family Service Agency will host a…

Meet Jack Ma

Meet Alibaba founder Jack Ma

Jack Ma started out as an English teacher. Now, he's an entrepreneur and founder of…

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Staying safe in the cloud

Recent hacks are drawing attention to the security of your data in the cloud.…

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