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  • Landing a Reverse Mortgage Just Got Tougher Sunday, 14 Apr 2013 | 9:08 AM ET

    Seniors looking for a reverse mortgage may have to look elsewhere for needed funds. Defaults on reverse mortgages has prompted a crackdown by the FHA.

  • Squeak Patrol: WD-40 Aims to Fix World's Problems Saturday, 13 Apr 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    WD-40 has been a staple in American households. Now, they aim to fix the world’s problems. "There's still lots of squeaks in China and lots of rust in Russia!" the CEO said.

  • How Robots Will Change Our Lives Saturday, 13 Apr 2013 | 1:40 PM ET

    The robots are coming and their presence will eventually bridge the digital-physical divide, dramatically impacting human life, experts say.

  • Cure for Tax Day Pain? $10.40 Bagel Bundles, Rib-Bates Saturday, 13 Apr 2013 | 3:51 AM ET

    To capitalize on one of the year's most dreaded days, several restaurants and retailers are planning promotions to help customers take the sting out of forking over money to Uncle Sam.

  • Are Billionaires Just Smarter Than the Rest of Us? Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 8:21 PM ET

    A new study is turning the American dream on its head: Maybe it's not hard work that brings success and money. Maybe it's sheer brainpower.

  • Grover Norquist, Americans For Tax Reform and Ann Coulter, syndicated columnist, discuss the latest Senate immigration plan.

  • Billionaire Wins $12 Million in Fake Wine Suit Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 4:13 PM ET
    William Koch

    That'll give him something to wine about: A judge awarded a billionaire $12 million after a tech entrepreneur sold him vintage wine that turned out to be fake.

  • Goldman Sees S&P 500 Surging 20% By End of 2015 Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 4:08 PM ET

    With so much uncertainty in the market, it's hard enough to forecast this year. The gang at Goldman is taking a stab at year-end 2015.

  • How to Tame Health-Care Costs in Retirement Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 3:54 PM ET

    Americans face sizable out-of-pocket medical costs when they retire and most have no idea of the magnitude. Here's how you can start preparing yourself.

  • Dividends Are Back, and They're Not Going Away Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 2:12 PM ET

    Even if the stock market should run into a wall later, investors can take comfort that this likely will be another huge year for dividend payouts.

  • Thomas Horton

    A bankruptcy judge rejected $20 million severance for American Airlines CEO Thomas Horton that was part of a merger agreement with USAirways.

  • What Obama Paid in Taxes in 2012     Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 1:47 PM ET
    President Barack Obama speaks to guests during a visit to Argonne National Laboratory on March 15, 2013 in Argonne, Illinois.

    This just in: The president's tax returns! Take a peek at what the Obamas made in 2012 and what their tax rate was. Was it higher or lower than yours?

  • Ivy-League Degree Makes Mom More Likely to Stay Home Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 1:28 PM ET

    Moms who graduate from the best schools are among the least likely college grads to be working full-time—or at all—a new analysis of government data finds. NBCNews.com reports.

  • Fed's Rosengren: US Growth Better Than Expected Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 12:58 PM ET
    Eric Rosengren

    A top Federal Reserve official on Friday defended the central bank's dual mandate of full employment and price stability, but also said he's optimistic the economy is gathering strength.

  • What's Holding Up City Home Prices? Boomers Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 11:32 AM ET
    A Chicago neighborhood.

    In a growing trend, Baby Boomers are ditching their suburban homes and moving into cities. Developers are working fast to cash in.

  • Consumer Mood Sours as Fears About Jobs Rise Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 9:55 AM ET

    U.S. consumer sentiment tumbled to a nine-month low in April, with Americans especially gloomy about the long-term health of the economy, a new survey showed.

  • Wells Fargo Tops Expectations, but Revenue Is Light Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 9:08 AM ET

    Wells Fargo reported a 23 percent jump in first-quarter profit on Friday as the bank set aside less money to cover bad loans and it held down costs.

  • Blackstone Talking to PE Firms About JCP Investment Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 9:05 AM ET

    Blackstone Group is talking to three private equity firms about investing in J.C. Penney and in discussions with banks about making a $500 million or greater loan to the struggling retailer, which would be secured by inventory, according to a source.

  • Wells Fargo: America's 'Boring Bank' Gets Makeover Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 9:05 AM ET

    Wells Fargo executives have conceived a new vision for its branches—smaller to scale, but still full-service.

  • Retail Sales Slump in March as Shoppers Stay Home Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 8:43 AM ET

    Retail sales slid in March even though producer prices recorded their biggest drop in 10 months as the cost of gasoline tumbled