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You knew about the music and food already, but the tech industry might be in the process of shaking up the economy of New Orleans.
Fast-food workers from dozens of countries are joining the push for higher pay and worker rights by taking part in strikes and protests.
The memorial museum will officially open May 21. Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg calls it a place of reflection and remembrance.
Medicaid enrollment has risen in most anti-Obamacare states, which may further strain some of their budgets.
Mortgage applications edged slightly higher last week, as rates fell to their lowest since November.
Failure to avert the federal Highway Trust Fund's bankruptcy could cost the economy as many as 700,000 construction jobs in the next year.
Macy's reported a decline in sales as a severe winter across parts of the United States deterred shoppers from visiting its department stores.
Yahoo has bought Blink, a mobile messaging startup whose app lets users send messages that will self-destruct at a time set by the sender.
Speaking at a security conference in Bratislava, Victoria Nuland said US sanctions against Russia are already 'starting to bite.'
Fortress Investment Group LLC is reportedly considering making a $4.7 billion bid for Stuyvesant Town-Peter Cooper Village.
The U.S. military has big plans for wearable tech in the coming years.
People who paid much more than they expected to change their mailing addresses have some money coming back.
Stanford's divestment from coal is just the beginning of investors taking climate change seriously, according to a senior Wall Street risk pro.
Former US Energy Secretaries Abraham and Richardson say the US isn't moving fast enough on nat gas exports.
Laws designed to combat climate change won't do anything but hurt economic growth, said Sen. Marco Rubio. He also weighed in on retirement savings.
A national tea party leader is endorsing immigration overhaul legislation including legal status for the 11.5 million people now here illegally.
Investors could have profited from Fed policy announcements by gaining access to information ahead of public release, according to new research.
Sallie Mae has reached a $60 million settlement with the government to resolve allegations that it overcharged military service members.
Two of Warhol's "Death and Disaster" series sold for a combined $100 million and a Barnett Newman painting went for an artist record of $84.2 million.
Anyone in the United States with $1,500 can now buy Google Glass eye wear, Google said in a blogpost on Tuesday.
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Love Cloud Vegas is an airline where people pay to go airborne so they can join the Mile High Club.
This house is a 314-acre masterpiece with a “Mare Motel,” competition-size horse arena and three stock ponds.
Burning Man is no longer a niche event, and a growing number of businesses are booming because of it.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer rails against mutual funds and explains why he thinks a cheap S&P 500 index fund is the least bad way to passively manage your money-better than the vast bulk of actively managed funds.
While Keurig Green Mountain has been on fire for the last couple of years, could investors get roasted in the months ahead?
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