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Americans aren't expecting another bang-up year for the stock market, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
Presidents at 42 private colleges scaled the $1 million annual mark in total pay and benefits in 2011.
The FDA proposed a new rule that would require antibacterial soap makers to show their products are safe and more effective than soap and water.
Detroit may have to rely on the generosity of strangers to keep its impressive art collection that was amassed with taxpayer dollars in better times.
Members of frequent flier programs face ongoing plan changes and the notion that if an airline decides to kick them out, there's little they can do.
Continental Resources, which has committed to ship crude on TransCanada's proposed Keystone XL pipeline, now says the pipeline is no longer needed.
Who would have thought that five of Zillow's top 10 healthiest housing markets would be in this state?
Most of Wall Street views a budget agreement as a done deal. If it's not, lots of people will have to rethink rosy scenarios for a happy New Year.
A disease killing swaths of citrus trees is causing billions of dollars in losses, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told CNBC on Friday.
After an earlier controversy, poor sales and stock performance, the once-trendy retailer is offering larger sizes as part of a turnaround effort.
Get ready sports fans. There are 35 college football bowl games for your holiday viewing, and next year's even better.
Jack's Abby Brewing says that, after the accident, its supply will run out by the beginning of January, Boston's WHDH TV 7News reported.
Charter Communications is preparing an offer letter to acquire Time Warner Cable for less than $140 a share, Bloomberg reported Friday.
Amazon.com is working on a new business that will help it take on warehouse club stores Costco and Wal-Mart's Sam's Club.
Qualcomm on Friday said it will promote Steve Mollenkopf to chief executive officer, effective March 4, 2014. He will continue to serve as the president.
The events have gained attention, but the fatter paychecks probably haven't materialized yet for many minimum wage workers.
With the explosion of Internet shopping this holiday season, retailers need to stop thinking about consumers buying either online or in the stores, experts say.
DirecTV is developing an Internet product that it would sell separate from its core video service. Separately, it's exploring a deal with the NFL.
Uncertainty and affordability are likely to continue to plague HealthCare.gov next year. It's still not clear if Obamacare plans are priced correctly.
Republicans in the House were falling in line behind a two-year budget deal, indicating that the rambunctious lawmakers are not spoiling for a fight.
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Kentucky Fried Chicken is replacing the bread of a hot dog bun with meat at select Philippines restaurants, USA Today reports.
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Venezuela has the dubious distinction as the most miserable place on earth, according to one index.
Rick Sherlund, Managing Director, US Software Analyst & US Technology Research Team Head, Nomura Securities, shares his thoughts on Microsoft's earnings.
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