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  • Best Move of the Year? Playing the Flu Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 12:45 PM ET
    A man is given a flu shot by at the medical offices of Yaffe Ruden & Associates in New York.

    Amid all the bullishness about stocks this year, the swine flu play may be getting lost. Yes, one of the most effective strategies has been betting on shares of companies that benefit from the higher-than-expected flu cases.

  • As Music Streaming Grows, Royalties Slow to a Trickle Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 11:03 AM ET

    A decade after Apple revolutionized the music world with its iTunes store, the music industry is undergoing another, even more radical, digital transformation.

  • World's Most Expensive City to Rent Is... Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 2:05 AM ET

    Asia's financial capital Hong Kong retained its top spot as the world's most expensive city to rent a high-end apartment as robust demand on the island, a popular destination for employees looking to relocate overseas, and constrained supply, kept prices elevated.

  • Popular Celebrity Gravesites Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 5:01 PM ET

    Celebrity gravesites become popular attractions, visited by tourists hoping to connect with their once living idol. See some of the most popular celebrity gravesites of all time.

  • Interest Rates Are Climbing, but May Not Last Long Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 1:13 PM ET

    The sudden rise in interest rates to nine-month highs doesn't yet signal a turn, but that could change if Congress resolves the fiscal crisis hanging over the markets.

  • Delta Air lines new "Sky Deck" coming soon to JFK and Atlanta.

    Delta will debut new outdoor "Sky Deck" lounge terraces at its airport clubs in Atlanta and New York.

  • Shale Gas Boom Now Visible From Space Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 9:50 AM ET

    Oil companies at the heart of the US shale oil boom are burning off enough gas to power all the homes in Chicago and Washington combined in a practice causing growing concern about the waste of resources and damage to the environment.

  • Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone

    Apple iconic iPhone is losing some of its luster among Asia's well-heeled consumers in Singapore and Hong Kong, a victim of changing mobile habits and its own runaway success.

  • Experts Had Warned of Attack on Algeria Gas Plant Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 12:58 PM ET
    In Amenas road sign, Algeria.

    In an ominously near-accurate prediction, intelligence experts warned twice last year that the In Amenas gas plant in Algeria could be the target of an attack by Islamic militants.

  • For Super Bowl Ads, It's Viral or Go Home Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 12:34 PM ET
    The Mercedes Super Bowl ad preview featuring Kate Upton has already gone viral in advance of the actual game.

    Call them super leaks or super teasers. For a growing number of Super Bowl advertisers, they are super smart business.

  • Davos: Was the Mood Too Good to Be True? Saturday, 26 Jan 2013 | 12:36 PM ET
    Axel Weber

    Business leaders and policymakers cautioned against complacency amid optimism that the euro zone is emerging from the crisis.

  • Your Currency Trade on the Jobs Report Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 8:04 PM ET

    Forecasts for the nonfarm payroll report are all over the map, but this strategist has found a way to play the most likely scenario using currencies.

  • Facebook has apparently blocked Twitter’s new Vine video app from being able to find user's Facebook friends on the new service.

    Twitter released Vine, a new application for quick video sharing, and the app may already be butting heads with rival Facebook.

  • Three Simple Ways to Grow Your Federal Tax Refund Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    Make sure you claim all of the tax breaks you deserve, from other taxes you have paid to expenses for job hunting, and even good deeds so small you hardly remember them.

  • Homes of Pop Stars Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 2:56 PM ET
    Britney Spears speaks at a taping of We Will Always Love You: A GRAMMY Salute To Whitney Houston on October 11, 2012

    Some stars’ real estate purchases and sales are infrequent, and with other entertainers, the hits keep on coming.

  • Unusual Funerals and Creative Cremations Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 2:29 PM ET

    A growing number of businesses provide memorable send-offs to the person for whom the average funeral just won’t cut it. Read ahead to see 10 businesses that provide unusual funerals, creative cremations and much more.

  • CEOs 'Struggle for Survival' in Davos Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 1:06 PM ET
    'Struggle for Survival' participant  Paul Bulcke, CEO of Nestle

    The Crossroads Foundation is offering all Davos attendees an up-close and personal encounter with poverty through its 'Struggle for Survival' program.

  • China Tells Its Own Officials to Avoid Sex Scandals Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 10:47 AM ET

    The official news agency of the Chinese government has published an editorial urging Chinese government officials to avoid sex scandals and be "superheroes" when it comes to fighting corruption.

  • Bailout Alums, Five Years Later Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 10:39 AM ET
    Neel Kashkari

    The so-called Troubled Asset Relief Program has neared the end of the road. And its key architects have moved on.

  • Home Builders Turn to Rental Apartments Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 10:15 AM ET
    Apartment construction in Houston, TX

    Faced with heavy competition from a hot rental market, some of the nation’s home builders are turning some of their resources to building multi-family, rental apartment buildings.