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  • Nest Uses Its Data To Turn Electric Utilities Into Cash Cows

    When Google acquired smart thermostat maker Nest for $3.2 billion, the startup quickly stated that it would never share its user data with other Google services and outside companies. But according to ...

    TechCrunch
  • Big names among prospective Buffalo Bills buyers

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly is prepared to make a bid to buy the Buffalo Bills. Donald Trump's on board, too.

    Associated Press
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  • Top stocks to own for next 25 years

    In honor of CNBC's 25th anniversary, the "Fast Money" traders give their top stocks to own for the next 25 years.

    CNBC
  • Why $1M may not fill your retirement nest egg

    Saved a cool million for your retirement? That might be enough. But some may be danger of running out of money.

    USA TODAY
  • Fiat and Chrysler to build 3 Jeep models in China

    ROME (AP) — Fiat and Chrysler announced plans Saturday to build three new Jeep models in China for that market, the biggest for the vehicles outside the United States, as they attempt to boost sales in a country where they lag behind their competitors.

    Associated Press
  • VW has agreed budget car concept, design: manager

    Volkswagen has agreed the basic concept and design of a budget car for emerging markets, a VW manager told Reuters, nearing the project's completion after a long struggle to meet cost targets for the vehicle. "The concept and design are now in place," Hans Demant, responsible for the so-called…

    Reuters
  • Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point

    WAIALUA, Hawaii (AP) — You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii.

    Associated Press
  • 5 features an Amazon phone might offer

    NEW YORK (AP) — A report this week in The Wall Street Journal that Amazon is planning to release a smartphone has prompted industry analysts and technology blogs to muse about what the device might offer.

    Associated Press
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    Peer-to-Peer Lending Club Moves Closer to IPO

    Online peer-to-peer lender LendingClub raised $115 million in equity and debt, giving it a valuation of $3.8 billion as it eyes an IPO. Peter Renton, co-founder of the Lenit Conference and CEO of Lend Academy, discusses on MoneyBeat. Photo: Getty Images.

    WSJ Live
  • AMR loses bid to terminate retiree benefits

    By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. bankruptcy judge largely declined on Friday to rule that former American Airlines parent company AMR Corp had a unilateral right to terminate benefits for nearly 47,000 retirees. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane in New York rejected a motion AMR made in…

    Reuters
  • Here's How Procrastinating Can Save You Money

    Procrastination and financial success don't...

    Business Insider
  • Deadline lapses in Peru for illegal gold miners

    LIMA, Peru (AP) — The clock has run out for an estimated 40,000 illegal gold miners who had until Saturday to legalize their status in a region of southeastern Peru where fortune-seekers have ravaged rainforests and contaminated rivers. The government's vow to enforce a ban on illegal mining is…

    Associated Press
  • Unemployment rates fall in 21 US states last month

    WASHINGTON (AP) — More than two-thirds of the states reported job gains in March, as hiring has improved for much of the country during what has been a sluggish but sustained 4 1/2-year recovery.

    Associated Press
  • 3 Reasons You Can't Climb Out of Your Financial Hole

    If money problems seem never-ending and solutions unrealistic, you're financially stuck. Here's how to find -- and fix -- what's holding you back.

    Credit.com
  • Mortgage Rates Hit 2.6%

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  • Taking a Job Out of the Financial Equation

    As they tackle numerous financial issues, some baby boomers considering retirement are hiring life counselors to help them plot their futures.

    The New York Times
  • Chobani to expand offerings amid competition

    NEW YORK (AP) — Chobani plans to expand beyond its Greek yogurt cups this summer as it faces intensifying competition in the fast growing category.

    Associated Press
  • The 200-Day Line Can Serve As The Last Line Of Defense

    CAN SLIM investors pay attention to the 50-day moving average line. They ask: Is the stock finding support at this closely watched level? Or is it starting to live below the line, mired in a correction? ...

    Investor's Business Daily
  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    WASHINGTON (AP) — People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's vulnerability to the confounding Heartbleed Internet security flaw.

    Associated Press
  • Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

    ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties.

    Associated Press
  • Brewers seeks to rekindle Belgium's love of beer

    DWORP, Belgium (AP) — The ruby lettering on the front of the old corner pub "In de Welkom" has peeled almost beyond recognition. Owner Leza Wauters, a tough 87-year-old, is holding on to her business but can't say how much longer. Sooner or later, yet another bar with a warm "Welcome" will be gone.

    Associated Press
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