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State Dept. removes Cuba from 'terrorism' list

The United States officially removed Cuba from its list of countries that sponsor terrorism on Friday, setting the two nations up for a full renewal of diplomatic ties.

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Carl's Jr uses models to sell hamburgers

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Model in hot tub truck showcases 1,000-calorie burger

Carl's Jr. wanted to make "the most American thing ever." The result is an ad campaign for a thousand-calorie, hotdog-hamburger-hybrid that stacks a swimsuit model, a hot tub, and a pickup truck in front of the Statue of Liberty.

The Double Century superyacht

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World's largest yacht has cool stuff you won't believe

Imagine how jealous the other billionaires will be when you pull up to the yacht club in this...

A Florida yacht dealer has plans to build a 656-foot "gigayacht" that would be the world's largest private pleasure craft.

The Double Century, as the vess...

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U.S. economy contracted in first quarter

Thank goodness spring is here. Winter really wore down the U.S. economy.

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Former US House Speaker Hastert indicted

Federal officials have indicted former House Speaker Dennis Hastert for lying to the FBI about $3.5 million he agreed to pay to an undisclosed subject to "cover up past misconduct."

The indictment was unsealed in the District Court of Northern Illinoi...

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College-educated workers took biggest pay cut last year

Here's a twist ... workers with college or advanced degrees saw their wages slip last year, while those with less education fared better.

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Customer leaves $2,000 tip in DC restaurant

The gumbo at Blue 44 must be pretty good. Like $2,000 good.

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IRS believes data theft originated in Russia

The Internal Revenue Service believes that a major cyber breach that allowed criminals to steal the tax returns of more than 100,000 people originated in Russia, Illinois Republican Rep. Peter Roskam confirmed to CNN on Thursday.

Roskam, chairman of ...

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Lamborghini's 600-horsepower 'family' vehicle

Lamborghini's new SUV will be built right where it should be -- Italy. And the legendary sports car maker is aiming at the family market.

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For Millennials, it's good to be young, rich, and female

Rich, young women are kicking butt.

Wealthy Millennial women are more likely to make at least as much -- if not more -- than their husbands. They're also more likely to take the big decisions on household finances and investments, according to a new r...

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Hear this: Apple announcements coming June 8

Let the guessing begin. Apple has started inviting reporters to the keynote address at its annual developers conference.

Save the date: Monday, June 8 at 10 a.m. Pacific Time.

The week-long World Wide Developers Conference, or WWDC, takes place every ...

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