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Tuesday's travel headlines include JFK's plan to round up snowy owls, AmEx lounge-access changes and cities with the highest and lowest travel taxes.
A private ambulance service operating in six states abruptly shut down without explanation, leaving dozens of cities and towns scrambling.
The world's biggest retailer has tapped insider David Cheesewright to head Walmart International, its second biggest operating segment.
U.S. small business optimism edged higher in November as manufacturers led a gain in newly created jobs. But Main Street remains cautious.
A 401(k) plan is the main source of retirement for many workers and yet plans are often ignored and not reviewed.
U.S. household net worth hit a record high in the third quarter as home prices marched higher and the value of stocks and mutual funds surged.
In states opting out of the Medicaid expansion program, hospitals face higher costs under the Affordable Care Act.
If talks continue to progress, Congress seems likely to make a 2014 budget deal before adjourning for the year, lifting fears of another shutdown.
The income gap is widening fastest for Americans between the ages of 35 and 44, according to new analysis from Bankrate.com.
A U.S. Supreme Court justice denied a last-ditch effort to stop the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
Wal-Mart has agreed to settle unresolved lawsuits filed on behalf of consumers allegedly injured or killed in explosions involving plastic gas cans.
Pentagon cutbacks, a shrinking U.S. Navy, the space program on reset: Can America keep its global mantle of leadership in military defense?
Insurance agents are frustrated that as they try to help customers navigate Obamacare's marketplaces, they aren't earning the commissions they've long built their businesses around.
CEO Doug Parker tells CNBC that "as long as demand stays the same, nothing should happen to prices."
The manufacturing renaissance may have an invisible hand guiding it along: the energy sector.
GPS will tell you how to get to the nearest Apple store. With iBeacon, Apple aims to guide you around once you're inside.
The SEC has commenced an investigation into Barnes & Noble's accounting, pushing shares of the bookstore chain sharply lower.
Clothing retailers are adding more in-store bars, encouraging shoppers to mix Happy Hour and holiday errands.
Job creation moved forward again in November, with the U.S. economy adding a better-than-expected 203,000 to the employment rolls.
U.S. consumer sentiment surged in December as Americans' outlook on the economy and job prospects improved, a survey released on Friday showed.
A mystery tech billionaire has just purchased the most valuable life insurance policy ever. It's worth $201 million.
A lot of people think of it as an Old Boys Club but the truth is, Wall Street likes to hire 'em young, says former trader Raj Mahal.
Ron Insana is seeing very concrete signs of economic improvement around the US — and that's good news for the market.
Sophie Miller, Boston University College Republicans; Alex Smith, College Republican National Committee chair; Michael Maisel, New York University student Democrat, provide perspective on millennial enrollment under the Affordable Care Act.
How to play geopolitical uncertainties, with John Rutledge, Safanad chief investment strategist; Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories; and Zane Brown, Lord Abbett.
NBC's Tom Costello reports the latest details on the missing Malaysia Flight 307. The Indian Ocean is the newest focus for the missing plane.