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Why more Americans are learning to pick locks, bust out of handcuffs, and avoid surveillance.
The stock market's losing streak continued Monday, with Wall Street suffering an across-the-board slump that had some worrying about a long summer for investors.
Futures indicated a lower start to the week for Wall Street Monday as investors fretted over the global economic outlook after the World Bank cut its 2009 forecasts for most economies.
Firearms sales are soaring as the National Rifle Association convention commences Friday in Phoenix, Ariz. Beretta USA sales alone climbed 66 percent in the first quarter. (CNBC's Margaret Brennan reports.)
No one is buying anything these days. Except for guns, that is. Economic insecurity combined with the fear that the new administration could curtail access to guns, apparently has people packing heat.