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Dow is now down 1,451 points this year

You might want to sit down before checking on your investment portfolio.

2016 hasn't been kind to people with money in the stock market. The Dow is now down 1,451 points this year, while the S&P 500 is off 9% and remains near two-year lows. The Nasdaq...

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Do the Grammys also have a race problem?

In an era in which the topic of race has taken center stage, Kendrick Lamar's Grammy-nominated album "To Pimp a Butterfly" wears its blackness as a badge of honor.

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Crazily volatile oil spikes 12% in biggest gain since 2009

Don't blink --- you might miss a ridiculous swing in oil prices.

The latest move was to the upside. Big time.

Crude oil prices spiked 12.3% on Friday to $29.44 a barrel. It was the biggest one-day percentage gain since February 2009.

The surge comes ju...

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Why it would be tough for Trump to bring jobs back from China

It's one of Donald Trump's favorite campaign promises.

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Subaru recalls 77,000 Tribecas

Subaru is recalling 77,000 Tribeca SUVs due to a defective hood latch that can open unexpectedly while driving.

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Japan stocks fall; global rout continues

The global stock rout rolled across Asia on Friday.

Major Asian stock markets sank as investors continued to dump riskier assets. Japan's Nikkei tumbled 4.8%, bringing its losses for the week to more than 11%. The Hang Seng in Hong Kong slipped 1.2% a...

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Lawmaker loses war against small airline seats

A congressional soldier fighting a war against shrinking airline seats lost a battle in the U.S. House Thursday.

In a 26-33 vote, a House committee defeated legislation that would have mandated size standards for airline passenger seats. "I am disapp...

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US blames Russia for Ukraine grid attack

Russia was behind a December cyber attack on Ukraine's power grid that caused widespread power outages, a senior Obama administration official said Thursday.

Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, deputy Energy Secretary, made the comments to a gathering of ele...

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Janet Yellen: Negative rates possible in U.S.

Negative interest rates could be coming to America.

"We're taking a look at them ... I wouldn't take those off the table," Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen said Thursday at a Congressional hearing.

Yellen and other experts stress that the U.S. econom...

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Stocks dive to lowest level in nearly 2 years

The crash in oil prices continues to ruin your portfolio.

U.S. stocks took another punch to the gut on Thursday as investors freaked out over oil diving back below $27 a barrel.

After a day of wild trading swings, the S&P 500 lost another 1.2%. The ind...

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