• Jumbo Mortgage Rates Lower Than Expected

    Interest rates for jumbo mortgages are lower than expected this spring.

    The Wall Street Journal27 mins ago
  • Why Not Save the Indignation for Something Worthwhile?

    When it comes to school censorship, parents should learn to pick their battles.

    The Wall Street Journal27 mins ago
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  • Kelis Returns With 'Food' For Listening and Eating

    Singer Kelis Rogers issues 'Food' the album—and promotes it with food from her other profession, cooking.

    The Wall Street Journal27 mins ago
  • [$$] The Next Latin-Lit Boom

    Six Spanish-language fiction writers making a splash on the literary scene.

    The Wall Street Journal27 mins ago
  • All-Star Tributes and Tall Tales

    Celebrating Ervin Drake at 95, a memorial for Stephanie Stone, Tommy Tune takes the stage and more in this week's Jazz Scene.

    The Wall Street Journal29 mins ago
  • [$$] Food Enhances the Scene in Battery Park City

    The search for food could be easing as more options open in the area of Brookfield Place, the new name of the former World Financial Center.

    The Wall Street Journal29 mins ago
  • [$$] Aiding Teens as Family's First in College

    A $1 million gift will help motivated teens who are typically the first member of their family to attend college.

    The Wall Street Journal30 mins ago
  • Social Security vs. Private Savings

    The real problem is that Americans have forgotten the skills associated with frugality, which is an important life skill.

    The Wall Street Journal30 mins ago
  • Need a Hotel?

    Priceline.com has over 300,000 hotels available with the best price guaranteed. Book a 4-star hotel for a 2-star price today!

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  • Minimum Wage, $14 Sandwiches and Regular Eaters

    What Craig Jelinek really means is that he supports an increase in the federal minimum wage because it would have no impact on Costco, given its current business model.

    The Wall Street Journal30 mins ago
  • [$$] Demand for Home Loans Plunges

    Mortgage lending declined to the lowest level in 14 years in the first quarter as homeowners pulled back sharply from refinancing and house hunters showed little appetite for new loans, the latest sign ...

    The Wall Street Journal31 mins ago
  • Penthouse Views From Across the Globe

    A look inside homes around the globe that feel like they're on top of the world.

    The Wall Street Journal33 mins ago
  • United loses money; other airlines post 1Q profits

    Even with the turbulence of severe winter storms and stubbornly high fuel prices, many of the major airlines are cruising and their stock prices are soaring. Mergers have reduced competition and made it ...

    Associated Press
  • Luxury hotelier: Oversupply is a big issue for China

    Oversupply is a major issue in the Chinese hospitality market, CEO of luxury hotel group Hong Kong and Shanghai Hotels Clement Kwok told CNBC.

    CNBC
  • Some World Cup Fans Will Really Be Slumming

    Entrepreneurs in hotel-short Rio offer rentals in crime-ridden favelas

    BusinessWeek
  • Can You See Yourself Here?

    We can! Priceline.com has over 300,000 hotels available with the best price guaranteed. Book a 4-star hotel for a 2-star price today!

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  • [video] New York City Gets a Cat Cafe

    New York has a pop-up cat cafe through Sunday and animal lovers are lining up to go. The cats are available for adoption, and WSJ's Jason Gay spoke to them to find out what they think of the excitement. ...

    MarketWatch
  • Final Glance: Leisure companies

    Shares of some top leisure companies were mixed at the close of trading: Carnival rose $.75 or 2.0 percent, to $38.17. Las Vegas Sands Corp. rose $1.53 or 2.0 percent, to $79.48. MGM Resorts International ...

    Associated Press
  • Final Glance: Education companies

    Shares of some top education companies were mixed at the close of trading: Apollo Group rose $.03 or .1 percent, to $27.79. Career Education Corp. fell $.17 or 2.3 percent, to $7.34. DeVryEd fell $.33 ...

    Associated Press
  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies

    Shares of some top credit card companies were mixed at the close of trading: American Express Co. rose $.28 or .3 percent, to $87.41. Capital One Financial Corp. fell $.18 or .2 percent, to $74.74. Discover ...

    Associated Press
  • Final Glance: Insurance companies

    Shares of some top insurance companies were mixed at the close of trading: ACE L rose $.64 or .6 percent, to $102.12. Aflac Inc. fell $.54 or .9 percent, to $62.16. American International Group rose $.85 ...

    Associated Press
  • Beware of vacation club fraud

    A  lawsuit the Massachusetts attorney general recently filed against a Pittsfield vacation club and an affiliated company underscores why you should consider carefully before doing business with ...

    Consumer Reports
  • Top 10 Cat Breeds for Kids

    Looking to adopt a cat? Parents - check this list first!

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