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FCC chair wants fee hike to expand Internet access

The U.S. should spend $1.5 billion more a year to make sure every child has access to high-speed Internet connections at school, the head of the Federal Communications Commission said Monday in a... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Scientists 'confident' comet lander will wake up

There is a strong chance Europe's comet lander will wake up from hibernation as it nears the sun, raising hopes for a second series of scientific measurements from the surface next year, scientists... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Actavis to spend $66B on Allergan

Actavis will pay $66 billion to buy fellow drugmaker Allergan in a deal that could finally end a months-long takeover push from Valeant Pharmaceuticals for the Botox maker. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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How faith and family helped one celebrity couple through bankruptcy

Grammy nominated singer Shanice and actor Flex Anderson had family, fortune and fame, but it all crumbled when police evicted them in 2010. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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GM compensation expert extends claims deadline

The deadline for victims of crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches has been extended for a month as the death toll rose to 33. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Study lifts cloud over heart drugs Zetia, Vytorin

Drugmaker Merck & Co. says its cholesterol-lowering medicine ezetimibe met its main goal in a study testing whether adding it to an older type of cholesterol medicine could reduce heart risks.... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Millennials are quitting their jobs and are more satisfied

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Millennials are more likely to quit their job shortly after getting hired. Rather than call them fickle, switching to a new job is actually making millennials richer and happier. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Fields of hope: How refugees to America are building a life in the farms of Arizona

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A charity in Arizona helps refugees from places like Africa and Asia find jobs and self sufficiency. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Japan slides into recession as tax hike takes toll

Japan's economy unexpectedly slid into recession as housing and business investment declined following a tax hike, dragging the country into a recession and further clouding the outlook for the... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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G-20 leaders agree on $2 trillion boost to growth

Under pressure to jolt the lethargic world economy back to life, leaders of G-20 nations on Sunday finalized a plan to boost global GDP by more than $2 trillion over five years. The fanfare,... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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Keystone XL work already completed in Oklahoma

Oklahoma leaders are praising the renewed momentum in Congress to approve the northern leg of the Keystone XL pipeline, although the project will have only a minimal economic impact on the Sooner... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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Obscure Nebraska panel may hold sway over pipeline

Congress is scrambling to vote on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, but the project could still end up before an obscure commission in Nebraska that regulates telephones, taxi cabs and grain bins. Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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Hagel: US needs game-changing military innovation

Wary of a more muscular Russia and China, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Saturday the Pentagon will make a new push for fresh thinking and creative ideas about how the U.S. can keep and extend... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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G-20 leaders finalize details of growth plan

World leaders on Sunday prepared to release details of a plan aimed at injecting life into the world's listless economy, with infrastructure investment and the lowering of trade barriers flagged as... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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How one 27-year-old saved his way to $1 million

Anton Ivanov is a 27-year-old Russian immigrant. His family was not wealthy, and he’s not a celebrity, investment banker or the next Mark Zuckerberg. But he’s a millionaire. Read more »

Nov. 13, 2014

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The unknown perils of refinancing

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Unexpected refinancing problems and what consumers can do to offset them. Read more »

Nov. 12, 2014

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Book review: 'Wait for Signs' delivers classic Longmire wit and wisdom

Craig Johnson's new book, "Wait for Signs," is a collection of short stories that give readers more insight about his characters, including Sheriff Walt Longmire from his Longmire series. Read more »

Nov. 7, 2014

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Comcast launches new X1 service in Utah to compete in innovative industry

Comcast's X1 has entered the Utah market, offering personalized viewing, TV apps and voice commands. It is the latest company to offer viewers new options in an arena that is becoming increasingly... Read more »

July 30, 2013

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