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These cars, SUVs get the lowest gas mileage in their class
Wed, 23 May 2018 00:32:28 -0400
Cars of the royal family
Sat, 19 May 2018 15:50:43 -0400
Dow hitting 50,000 by 2023? Market milestone is within reach, investor claims
Wed, 23 May 2018 06:00:07 -0400
Charles Lemonides, founder and chief investment officer at ValueWorks, is a money manager who invests in undervalued stocks. He says the bull market will run another 3 to 5 years and the Dow will reach 50,000 before the good times end on Wall Street.
Loved that Royal Wedding sports car? Here are best Jaguars over time
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:46:40 -0400
Rolls Royce defines lavish luxury through the years
Mon, 21 May 2018 18:40:46 -0400
Meet Chili's nearly 2,000 calorie boss burger monstrosity
Wed, 23 May 2018 13:44:48 -0400
Chili's new Boss Burger contains nearly a day's worth of calories and a week's worth of guilt. Nathan Rousseau Smith shows us the 1/2 foot tall sandwich.
Apple is giving $50 refunds if you paid to replace your iPhone battery last year
Wed, 23 May 2018 15:49:48 -0400
Apple is refunding $50 to iPhone owners who paid for an out-of-warranty battery replacement for iPhone 6 or newer devices last year from Jan. 1-Dec. 28.
Summer vacation 2018: How to stretch your dollar on an overseas getaway
Wed, 23 May 2018 12:13:40 -0400
Americans planning summer vacations overseas will get more bang for their bucks as the dollar rises against other currencies. A stronger greenback could benefit travelers to Europe, Scandinavia and South America.
The best Memorial Day sales of 2018 are on home appliances
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:12:35 -0400
These deals are why everyone buys appliances on Memorial Day
ESPN makes historic exclusivity deal with UFC
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:56:20 -0400
Starting in January 2019, ESPN+ and ESPN become the exclusive digital and linear distributors in the U.S. for UFC.
25 richest cities in America: Does your metro area make the list?
Wed, 23 May 2018 14:25:50 -0400
The typical American household earns $57,617 per year. In some U.S. cities, however, more than half of all households earn $70,000-plus. 24/7 Wall Street reviewed income levels in 382 metropolitan areas to identify the 25 richest cities in America.
Glass straws? Straw straws? Here are some eco-friendly alternatives to plastic
Wed, 23 May 2018 16:01:32 -0400
An estimated 500 million single-use plastic straws are used and thrown away every day in the U.S. alone. And most of those wind up in in our landfills, oceans and beaches.
Are Keurigs still worth the money?
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:34:52 -0400
A single cup of coffee can make all the difference.
Cope with soaring gas prices: Avoid these cars, SUVs with the worst fuel economy
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:15:34 -0400
Gas guzzlers have largely gone out of fashion, but there are still car and SUV models on the market that get sub-par fuel economy
Donald Trump cannot block critical Twitter users, court rules
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:06:45 -0400
A federal judge ruled Wednesday President Trump may not block users from following his Twitter account.
Report: Amazon bans shoppers who make too many returns
Wed, 23 May 2018 13:23:33 -0400
According to the Wall Street Journal, Amazon bans customers for making too many returns and doesn’t always let the customer know. Veuer's Sam Berman has the full story.
Jobs: 74% of adults say they're OK financially, up from 70%
Tue, 22 May 2018 17:32:32 -0400
Nearly 75% of Americans are doing ok financially or living comfortably, up from 70% a year earlier. But 40% couldn't pay a $400 emergency expense.
Zuckerberg apologizes to E.U. for Facebook lapses
Wed, 23 May 2018 12:26:32 -0400
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg apologized to European Union lawmakers Tuesday for the way the social network has been used to produce fake news, interfere in elections and sweep up people's personal data. (May 23)
How to start taming your budget-busting bills
Mon, 14 May 2018 09:51:16 -0400
What can you do to make sure you have enough money each month to not only pay your bills but also save for your future? Start by creating a budget.
Comcast plans to outbid Disney for Fox studios and other assets -- what it means for you
Wed, 23 May 2018 15:54:08 -0400
Comcast says it is planning an all-cash offer to outbid Disney's own $52.4 billion bid for 21st Century Fox assets including its film and TV businesses.
U.S. mall owners look to apartments and hotels to replace Sears and J.C. Penney
Wed, 23 May 2018 12:32:20 -0400
Mall owners highlighted their redevelopment strategies at the annual ICSC RECon convention held in Las Vegas this week. Some landlords announced new deals for residential uses.
FDA warns teething medicines unsafe for children, wants them off shelves
Wed, 23 May 2018 14:15:06 -0400
The FDA said that various gels and creams containing the drug benzocaine can cause rare but deadly side effects in children, especially those 2 years and younger.
Revlon's first woman CEO is Debra Perelman daughter of the cosmetics company's chairman
Wed, 23 May 2018 13:40:19 -0400
New Revlon CEO Debra Perelman is the daughter of the cosmetics' company's billionaire board chairman Ronald Perelman. She previously served as Revlon's chief operating officer, and takes the top job as the company faces competition and financial losses.
16 coolers with a cult following on Amazon—and why they’re worth it
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:04:49 -0400
The coolest coolers for your summer outings.
Chili's 1,650-calorie Boss burger is a massive meat monstrosity
Wed, 23 May 2018 13:45:30 -0400
Stuffed with bacon, sausage, pulled rib meat, brisket and a one half pound beef patty the Boss clocks in at a hefty 1,650 calories measures almost half a foot in height.
10 banks consumers complain about the most
Tue, 9 Jan 2018 11:29:37 -0500
The most common complaint categories in order were related to: mortgages, debt collection, credit reporting, credit card, bank accounts or service.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk blasts media, pitches site to rate journalists: 'No one believes you'
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:28:47 -0400
Elon Musk, the billionaire CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, ripped the news media for what he described as irresponsible reporting and suggested he would launch a website to assess the legitimacy of individual journalists and news organizations.
Cut the cord but miss PBS and local news? AirTV links broadcast signals with streaming set-up
Wed, 23 May 2018 15:58:24 -0400
AirTV, from the makers of Sling TV, connects to a TV antenna and home WiFi network to stream local TV channels at home and on the go.
Shocking electric bill? Free changes can help you cut costs, save money
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 18:00:40 -0500
Electric bills are kind of a mystery, but there's plenty of big and small changes families can make that will cut energy consumption and save money.
The grand look of Steinway pianos
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:42:17 -0400
The Hamburger: An appreciation
Wed, 23 May 2018 15:18:42 -0400
9 ways to plan for a comfortable retirement and financially secure old age
Wed, 23 May 2018 01:00:00 -0400
The number of Americans 65 and over rose 33% to 49.2 million from 2006 to 2016, and that population could double by 2060. Financial advisers say there’s plenty to do to plan for a healthy and financially comfortable retirement.
Planning a purchase? How to car shop at an auto show
Sat, 10 Feb 2018 11:00:08 -0500
It's fun to wander an auto show, ogling the new models. But you also can put the event to a more pragmatic use: planning your next car purchase.
Your favorite stores are having amazing Memorial Day Weekend sales
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:16:46 -0400
Shop great deals over the long weekend
What does Apple know about you? Privacy site makes it easier to find out
Wed, 23 May 2018 17:06:15 -0400
Apple's new EU privacy portal makes it easier for folks to learn what Apple knows about their purchases, app usage and other data. U.S. comes later.
The best cold brew coffee makers so you can get your iced coffee fix at home
Wed, 23 May 2018 12:27:15 -0400
Don't shlep to the shop, make it yourself!
Jimmy Fallon: How I became a late night talk show host
Tue, 22 May 2018 07:52:04 -0400
40% of Americans say they can't cover $400 in emergency expenses
Wed, 23 May 2018 13:50:40 -0400
A new survey from the Federal Reserve shows that almost half of all Americans don't have enough money in the bank to cover an unexpected expense. Tony Spitz has the details.
Kroger to buy Home Chef meal kits in deal worth up to $700 million
Wed, 23 May 2018 16:52:30 -0400
Kroger Co. on Wednesday announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Chicago-based meal kit company, Home Chef, in a deal that could total $700 million.
FanDuel plans to merge U.S. business with European gaming giant PaddyPower, enter sports gambling arena
Wed, 23 May 2018 14:30:12 -0400
The announcement comes about a week after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a ban on sports gambling outside Nevada.
10 amazing deals from Nordstrom's huge summer sale right now
Wed, 23 May 2018 14:40:48 -0400
These sales are amazing—and we want everything.
Amazon could ban you for doing this one too many times
Wed, 23 May 2018 13:39:40 -0400
We're all guilty of a little catch and release when it comes to Amazon shopping, but what happens if you do it *too* many times.
How we saved for our $20,000 retirement dream vacation
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 18:18:08 -0500
Shirley and Dan Frye's retirement planning included a line item for adventure
Five steps to cutting your expensive cable TV bill
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:59:14 -0500
Tired of paying too much for cable TV? Here's five easy ways to start cutting your bill down to size.
15 cars and trucks going away in 2018
Fri, 29 Dec 2017 12:13:53 -0500
Among the unlucky models are minivans, tiny cars and some former big sellers.
Las Vegas casino workers could strike for the first time in more than 3 decades
Wed, 23 May 2018 14:13:27 -0400
Las Vegas casinos could watch tens of thousands of employees walk off the job for the first time in more than three decades after union members voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1.
Lawyer apologizes for rant about Spanish speakers, immigrants: 'I am not a racist'
Tue, 22 May 2018 18:13:07 -0400
Aaron Schlossberg says he is not a racist and that he loves immigrants -- despite what he is videotaped saying in an outburst in a New York restaurant
Dune buggies never go out of style
Thu, 17 May 2018 13:41:51 -0400
Small business: I'll drink to that. Rhonda Abrams on the best wines under $10
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:57:11 -0500
If you’re like me, you’d like to help support a fellow small business owner, choosing a pleasurable wine from a small winery at an affordable price.
Deutsche Bank will 'sharply' scale back US presence and global equities trading: Report
Wed, 23 May 2018 11:23:57 -0400
Deutsche Bank will "sharply" reduce its presence in the U.S. as the bank dials down its global equities trading business, according to reports. Executives are also closing in on previously announced plans to cut roughly 10 percent of staff.
How anxiety can make you better at your job
Wed, 23 May 2018 12:17:48 -0400
Being anxious at work can be good for job performance because it keeps you on your toes. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.