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Obama to Seek to Bust Limits on Domestic, Defense Spending

Travis Heying, Wichita Eagle/TNS via Getty Images By JOSH LEDERMAN WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will seek to bust through spending limits for both domestic and defense programs, the White House said Thursday, negating the effects...Show More Summary

Campbell Soup to Reorganize, Shift Focus From Soup Business

Andrew Toth/Getty ImagesDenise Morrison, president and CEO of Campbell Soup, rings the closing bell last month to commemorate the company's 60th anniversary of listing with the New York Stock Exchange. By Yashaswini Swamynathan Campbell...Show More Summary

Oprah Winfrey's Net Worth and Legacy as She Turns 61

Brynn Anderson/APOprah Winfrey is one of the biggest stars and most influential public figures in America, and Jan. 29 she turns 61. By Elyssa Kirkham Today, GOBankingRates says "Happy birthday, Oprah," as we take a look at her legacy...Show More Summary

McDonald's CEO Steps Down, Shares Rise

Kerstin Joensson/APMcDonald's CEO Don Thompson Shares of McDonald's (MCD) rose early Thursday morning, a day after the world's biggest hamburger chain announced a CEO change as it struggles with intense competition and changing attitudes...Show More Summary

Fed Stays 'Patient' But Voices New Low Inflation Concerns

Cliff Owen/APFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen By MARTIN CRUTSINGER WASHINGTON -- The Federal Reserve is reiterating that it will be "patient" in raising rates from record lows but is signaling greater concern about excessively lowShow More Summary

Consumers Due $40M Over 'Hollow' Promise of Unlimited Data

Image Source/Getty Images The largest prepaid mobile phone service company in the country will pay $40 million to settle charges that it duped consumers with the idea they would be getting unlimited data, the Federal Trade Commission...Show More Summary

Americans Want Obamacare Subsidies -- No Matter What

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images By Dan Mangan They break it? You need to fix it. A strong majority of Americans would want officials to restore often-significant financial aid given to Obamacare customers in much of the United...Show More Summary

Case-Shiller: Home Price Growth Slows Again in November

Rogelio V. Solis/AP By Richard Leong NEW YORK -- U.S. single-family home price appreciation slowed further in November as lean inventories and tight lending standards have limited housing activities, according to a closely watched survey...Show More Summary

Winklevoss Twins: Bitcoin Plunge a Buying Opportunity

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Market Wrap: Energy Stocks Lead Upward Movement

Richard Drew/APA potentially historic blizzard that started Monday affected businesses in Wall Street, the Northeast and even beyond. By Lucas Iberico Lozada NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks edged higher on Monday as investors brushed off fears...Show More Summary

Dairy Industry Starts Campaign on All That's Good About Milk

skynesher By CANDICE CHOI As Americans continue turning away from milk, an industry group is pushing back with a social media campaign trumpeting the benefits of milk. Julia Kadison, CEO of Milk Processor Education Program, which represents...Show More Summary

Post Buys Rival Cereal Maker for $1.15 Billion

Julia Ewan/The Washington Post/Getty Images Cereal maker Post Holdings (POST) said it would acquire privately held rival MOM Brands for about $1.15 billion in cash and stock to expand in bagged and hot cereals. Post, the maker of Raisin...Show More Summary

Stop Envying What You See on Facebook, Pinterest

Getty Images By Chris Taylor Gabriela Bustelo could not handle Facebook (FB) anymore. The 52-year-old journalist for a London-based news agency wrote for Spanish Vogue for six years. Naturally, many in her social-media circles worked in the high-flying fashion industry. Show More Summary

How We Paid Off $52,000 in Debt in Less Than 2 Years

Credit: Deacon Hayes Deacon Hayes as told to Marianne Hayes In our Money Mic series, we hand over the podium to people with controversial views about money. These are their views, not ours, but we welcome your responses. Today, one man...Show More Summary

Your Refrigerator Could Soon Be a Barista Your refrigerator may soon be able to do more than just make ice cubes or keep leftovers cool. General Electric (GE) is teaming up with Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR) to put out the first fridge that also brews cups...Show More Summary

Hospital Bills Just Got Easier to Manage

Getty Images By Mark Rukavina Some welcome protection for American consumers struggling with health care costs has arrived. New federal regulations call on nonprofit hospitals to establish written financial assistance policies (alsoShow More Summary

Meet the Big, Successful Movie Studio Without a Blockbuster

Glen Wilson/Universal Pictures/AP"Neighbors," which stars Zac Efron, was Universal's highest-grossing movie in 2014. It's an article of faith that the big Hollywood movie studios spend much of their capital and energy making huge, bloated tentpole films. Show More Summary

Do You Need a Tax Preparer? Here's How to Find the Best

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16 Painless Ways to Save $1,000 by Summer

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Wall Street This Week: Free Burritos, Tupperware Opens Up

mhaithaca/Flickr From a tofu-minded promotion by a rock-star burrito roller to a toy maker hoping to gets its sluggish doll sales back on track, here are some of the things that will help shape the week that lies ahead on Wall Street. Monday...Show More Summary

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