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  • Beer sales take a knock from payroll tax hike Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 8:11 AM ET

    U.S. beer sales declined in the first half of 2013 fueled by the payroll tax hike and a jump in unemployment among young men, according to new research.

  • Luanda, Angola.

    Luanda, the capital of Angola in Southern Africa, has overtaken Tokyo as the world's most expensive city to live in for expatriates, according to Mercer's cost of living survey.

  • $100 billion lost to this crime every year Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 3:46 PM ET

    Cybercrime's toll on the U.S. economy is difficult to predict but one new study puts the price tag at $100 billion and 508,000 lost jobs as a result.

  • Hot trends from Fashion Week Swim 2014 Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 1:27 PM ET
    Models walk the runway at the Poko Pano show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim 2014 at Oasis at the Raleigh on July 19, 2013 in Miami, Florida.

    Thousands of fashion industry buyers, editors and onlookers ventured to South Beach to view the latest styles in the $4.2 billion swimwear industry. Click ahead to see the hottest trends for 2014.

  • Investors are moving out of housing. Here's why Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 12:41 PM ET

    Investors swarmed the distressed housing market, buying thousands of foreclosed properties and pushing prices higher faster than anyone expected. Now they're now pulling back.

  • Wall Street is missing money (and you may be too!) Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 11:55 AM ET
    Bill Ackman and Mark Zuckerberg

    Locked in various state comptrollers' vaults are billions in unclaimed funds that are owed to millions of people, ranging from the average Joe to Wall Street heavyweights.

  • Obamacare: A new opportunity for fraud? Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 11:18 AM ET

    In the rush to get the word out about Obamacare and set up state exchanges where insurance may be purchased, there inevitably are opportunities for fraud and abuse, analysts say.

  • A hungry world: Lots of food, in too few places Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 8:39 AM ET
    Afghan children, who salvage recyclable items from garbage to make a living, eat a meal of rice in Jalalabad on June 30, 2013.

    An estimated 870 million people suffer from hunger on daily. But the problem isn't that we have too little food, experts say—it's what we do with the food we have.

  • Golf's winners are not always the top earners Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 7:20 AM ET

    Phil Mickelson might have pocketed $1.44 million at golf's British Open Championship this weekend, but one expert said he has some way to go to catch up with golf's top earner.

  • Are 'no contract' wireless plans a good choice? Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 6:08 AM ET

    If you're a gadget lover who always wants the latest smartphone, then you should consider a "no-contract" wireless plan.

  • Doctors still confused, skeptical about Obamacare Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    A poll of doctors finds huge skepticism that Obamacare insurance exchanges will open by fall deadline, and mostly don't know how new health law will affect practices.

  • First drive: 261 mpg Volkswagen XL1 Sunday, 21 Jul 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    This diesel plug-in hybrid recently received a mind-boggling rating from European authorities of 261 mpg, far and away a record.

  • Heineken: This round (trip ticket) is on us Saturday, 20 Jul 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    Heineken challenges air travelers to drop their planned itineraries and play "Departure Roulette:" the chance to jet off to an exotic location for free.

  • The hottest rides around: Nascar's top cars Saturday, 20 Jul 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    Marcus Lemonis of Camping World sponsors the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. Other companies have sponsored NASCAR drivers too, but which drivers, and which companies?

  • Microsoft earnings a ‘comedy of errors’: Pro Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 5:25 PM ET

    A weak day for techs following disappointing earnings from Microsoft and Google has not deterred the bulls.

  • What's next for Detroit? Long court battle Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 1:55 PM ET

    Detroit's bankruptcy filing brings into sharp focus the decades-long decline of the once prosperous hub of American manufacturing. Here's what's next.

  • Detroit's 'name is mud' but fallout likely limited Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 1:06 PM ET
    Detroit street scene

    Detroit has become a pariah of the muni world, but analysts are holding out hope that the nation's largest government bankruptcy isn't contagious.

  • Banking sorely needs another Diners Club moment Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 10:55 AM ET

    Banking has grown to more than 8 percent of GDP but customer satisfaction is low. Change is slow, but it's coming for the banks.

  • The First State aims to be first in business Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 10:48 AM ET
    Jack Markell, Governor of Delaware

    Delaware companies in advanced industries are bringing manufacturing jobs back from abroad, such as ILC Dover, and luring new ones from overseas, including Hologic from Germany.

  • Sharknado? How to avoid being real shark bait Friday, 19 Jul 2013 | 10:28 AM ET

    Mandy Drury is used to sparring with some of the toughest sharks on the street and as an Aussie she knows a thing or two about swimming with real sharks