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Hosting a yard sale may not be the most profitable way to get rid of your old junk.
Sharp market swings could hurt those selling volatility insurance. The Financial Times reports.
The Obama administration said it would boost construction of affordable rental housing and extend a program that helps homeowners avoid foreclosure.
As Ikea announced plans to raise the average, hourly minimum wage at its U.S. stores, the pressure is on for other businesses to lift pay.
Twitter tallied more than 300 million tweets about the tournament compared to 160 million during the 2012 London Olympics. Re/code reports.
Boehner has said repeatedly he won't support a bill that doesn't include tax incentives and other measures to create jobs, so Democrats are trying Rep. Kevin McCarthy.
The years just before leaving work are critical in ensuring a secure retirement, so avoid these missteps many 50- and 60-somethings make.
When basketball hopes and dreams get dashed, drafted players are labeled as a bust and fans imagine what might have been.
California's business success has come in spite of its hefty tax and regulatory burden.
Following a sharp decline in its stock, the cupcake chain will delist from the Nasdaq. NYT reports.
Starting Friday, the retailer will roll out a promotion cutting prices considerably on all of its iPhone 5 models, according to Engadget.
Hewlett-Packard has won the dismissal of a lawsuit accusing the computer maker of securities fraud.
An accident and a subsequent lawsuit led to GM's recall of about 33,000 Chevrolet Cruze sedans for potentially defective air bags made by Takata Corp.
Joblessness will fall and inflation should rise, putting the U.S. economy closer to normal, a top Fed official said on Thursday.
While crying, "Bubble!" has been a cottage industry for some pundits, you can argue that high yield is starting to look, well, bubbly.
Getting married has become a whole lot easier for same-sex couples. Managing their finances, though, remains a challenge.
A stunning one in 10 deaths in working-age adults may be due to excessive alcohol consumption, a new government study shows.
Deutsche Bank cut its global growth forecast on Friday and warned a summer tempest could await financial markets.
Depending on where he decides to take his talents, LeBron James could see a nice raise from his impending free agency.
New York's AG says individual investors thought they were diving into "safe waters" when investing with Barclays, but those waters were "full of predators."
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