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  • Breaking the College Tuition Monopoly Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    It's time for the free market to play a greater role in U.S. higher education, argues Kudlow Report producer Jake Novak.

  • Investment Banks Eye 'Hedge Funds for the Masses’ Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 3:14 AM ET

    Large U.S. investment banks are said to be eyeing the launch of hedge funds for retail investors with investments as low as $1,000.

  • Stocks Start Third Quarter Up, but Headwinds Coming Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 9:27 PM ET

    Stocks started the third quarter on an up note, but face the dual pressures in the second half of a still challenged economy and higher interest rates.

  • Do Trendy 'Cleanses' Help or Harm the Body? Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 6:18 PM ET

    Consumers say drinking cleansing products makes them feel great, but experts warn there is no proof they work and can even be dangerous, according to a report on TODAY Monday.

  • What Doubling of Student Loan Rates Means For You Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 4:59 PM ET
    Interns from around the city protest near the Senate steps to urge the Senate to act on a House passed bill, Smarter Solutions for Students Act, which would prevent student loan interest rates from doubling.

    Congress failed to reach a deal on student loans. Some federal student loans doubled to nearly 7 percent. Here are some points to consider about the student loan rate increase.

  • Dell Considers Fortified Offer From Icahn Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 4:24 PM ET

    Dell's special board committee said it welcomes the new proposal from the billionaire investor, who has lined up $5.2 billion to back up his bid for a leveraged recapitalization.

  • Before Exiting Bonds, Try These Ideas Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 12:45 PM ET

    What looked like the beginning of the "Great Rotation" in retrospect may just turn out to be the "Great Overreaction."

  • Tribune to Buy 19 TV Stations for $2.73 Billion Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 7:50 AM ET
    Chicago Tribune

    Tribune said it would acquire Local TV Holdings, which owns 19 television stations, for $2.73 billion in cash.

  • States battle for business with fatter war chests Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 7:30 AM ET

    Fighting to attract business—and jobs—takes money. And this year, states finally have some more ammunition to bring into battle.

  • Talk of Mergers Stirs the Big Players in Cable TV Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 6:02 AM ET
    John Malone

    John C. Malone is weighing a deal for Time Warner Cable, using Charter Communications as the merger partner, people briefed on the matter said. The New York Times reports.

  • 'Unprecedented' Exit From Bond Funds Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 2:55 AM ET

    A record amount of money poured out of exchange-traded and mutual bond funds in June, according to a fresh report by TrimTabs.

  • Paid Time Off: You Should Use It or Lose It Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    Many companies now offer paid time off instead of a set number of vacation and sick days. It's easier for employers and workers, but can make it hard to hold on to unused time off.

  • Kegger! Largest US Brewery Goes Landfill Free Sunday, 30 Jun 2013 | 2:00 PM ET

    Call it plenty of beer with no waste. MillerCoors said its Golden, Colo., brewery, the largest U.S. brewery, is landfill free.

  • Plastic Surgeons Cash In on Witchy ‘Resting Face’ Saturday, 29 Jun 2013 | 2:00 PM ET
    Anna Paquin.

    It's actually called "bitchy resting face," which started off as a spoof PSA, but some women are owning up to the situation, and plastic surgeons want to capitalize on it.

  • 10 Fashion-Forward Wearable Tech Trends Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 4:53 PM ET

    Designers are coming up with clothes, accessories and fitness apparel that can do everything from monitor your heart rate to charge your smartphone.

  • Sony PlayStation's Sex Hotline 'Mistake' Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 3:54 PM ET

    Developers of the PlayStation 3 title "The Last of Us" are scrambling to patch the title upon learning that phone numbers that appear in the game connect people to actual sex hotlines.

  • Beware the Dangers of Fireworks Season     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    Fireworks are a fun way to celebrate but it's important to remember they can be dangerous. Here are some safety tips.

  • New Investors Shouldn't Go to China, Starnes Says Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 8:41 AM ET
    Chip Starnes

    Chip Starnes, the CEO held hostage by his workers in China, said he'd advise new investors not to do business there.

  • Google Developing Android Videogame Console: Report Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 6:43 AM ET
    The Google I/O developers' conference in San Francisco

    Google is developing a videogame console and a wristwatch based on its Android operating system, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.

  • Expect More Volatility for Rest of 2013 Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 6:43 AM ET

    Markets in the second half could be driven by more volatility, though strategists expect equities to end the year higher than their current levels.