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'Concussion' ads start to air during NFL games

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 17:10
At the end of the first quarter of the Thanksgiving Day Eagles-Lions football game, there was a startling commercial for "Concussion."

Donald Trump denies mocking reporter's disability

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 16:15
The New York Times is angry that Donald Trump appeared to mock one of its reporters who has a physical disability, but the candidate denied Thursday that he was mimicking the reporter.

4 reasons Russia and Turkey can't afford a trade war

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 12:57
A war of words has erupted after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane on Tuesday.

Barclays fined $109 million for trying to hide 'the deal of the century'

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 08:05
Barclays has been slapped with a record fine for trying to keep a huge deal with super rich clients so secret it bought a new safe just to store the documents.

Iran offers huge economic potential. Can it deliver?

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 03:45
It's been described as the Germany of the Middle East, with nearly 80 million people, an educated workforce, and a proud tradition of manufacturing.

Disney's cable channels lose millions of subscribers

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 00:28
Looks like the Magic Kingdom is lacking some sparkle. Disney's cable channels are losing millions of subscribers.

Facebook dads around the world get more paternity leave

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 23:52
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is gearing up to take two months parental leave after the birth of his daughter. Now the company is offering new fathers at Facebook's global offices the chance to take twice as much.

LA Times buyout offer triggers massive exodus

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 20:55
More than 80 reporters and editors of the Los Angeles Times have accepted buyouts and will leave this week, according to a source close to the paper.

3 hair styles that work on every gentleman

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 15:36
A man's hair can be his most important accessory, says Rob McMillen, head barber at Blind Barber in New York City.

FanDuel pushes back on New York ban: Only 16 players have lost $50,000

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 15:07
There have been 172 players in New York who have lost more than $10,000 in FanDuel games this year, and 16 of those players have lost more than $50,000.

CEO of Brazil's largest investment bank arrested

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 15:05
Brazil arrested the CEO of Latin America's largest investment bank and the governing party's leader in the nation's Senate on Wednesday.

American Airlines no longer accepting Argentina's peso

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 14:56
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'Creed,' 'Good Dinosaur' part of weekend movie feast

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 14:32
It's looking to be a feast for moviegoers at the box office this weekend.

Thanksgiving dinner talking points

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 14:06
We've all been there. It's Thanksgiving and the family has gathered around a table topped with turkey, green bean casserole and tin-can-shaped cranberry sauce.

Airlines saved $11 billion on fuel. You saved 8 bucks.

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 13:15
The nation's top airlines have posted record profits thanks to low fuel costs. But passengers aren't seeing too much in the way of savings for themselves. The nation's four top airlines have saved a combined $11.1 billion in fuel costs in the first nine months of 2015, according to their financial reports. Fuel is the largest expense for airlines, so lower prices shaved their costs by 36% compared to last year.

The black-white economic divide in 5 charts

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 12:43
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Britain hikes taxes on investors to cool housing market

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 12:42
Governments don't usually hike taxes and get cheers for it. But Britain's decision to levy a higher rate of tax on investors in its red hot housing market will be welcomed by many.

WaPo's 'new publication of record' claim draws NYT shots

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 11:46
Shots fired, New York Times.

Eat something! Wall Street feasts on food stocks

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 11:23
You're probably getting ready to chow down on turkey, potatoes and that gloopy, cylindrical cranberry sauce from a can.

Paris tourism suffers huge slump after terror attack

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 11:09
Paris is suffering a huge drop in tourism following the deadly attacks two weeks ago.


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