Law enforcement in Texas County investigating multiple homicides

An apparent murder-suicide situation in southern Missouri has left a number of people dead.

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Asian Americans are catching white Americans in the wealth race

Asians are on their way to toppling whites as the wealthiest group in America.

Asians have had higher median incomes than their white counterparts, according to a new study by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. The typical Asian family has brought...

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Get ready for lawsuits over net neutrality

Comcast is firing warning shots over the FCC's historic decision Thursday.

The agency passed new Internet regulation prevent network owners -- like AT&T, Comcast, Time Warner Cable, and Verizon -- from discriminating against what kind of traffic runs ...

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Apple to host 'special' event on March 9

Apple has announced that it will hold a "special" event on Monday, March 9 in San Francisco.

The company is widely expected to discuss the Apple Watch, unveiling the wearable gadget's latest features, pricing and availability.

Apple unveiled the new w...

Tax preparers help last-minute filer

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Average tax refund is $3,120 so far

One month into the tax filing season, the average federal tax refund was $3,120, the IRS said Thursday. As of Feb. 20, the agency said it paid out $125 billion in refunds and processed about 50 million tax returns.

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RadioShack to sell name with $20 million opening bid

RadioShack's largest shareholder agreed to bid $20 million for the defunct retailer's name and other intellectual property in bankruptcy court on Wednesday.

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It's official: America has deflation

America experienced something in January it hasn't seen in years: deflation.

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T.J. Maxx, Marshall's to hike minimum wage for workers

The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshall's and Home Goods is raising wages for its workers to at least $10 an hour sometime next year.

The company, TJX Companies, will first raise the wages of workers to $9 an hour in June of this year. Then, at some point ne...

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Obama congratulates Walmart CEO on wage hike

President Barack Obama on Wednesday called Walmart CEO Doug McMillion to applaud him for raising wages for his workers $1.75 above the federal minimum wage.

According to the White House, the President made the call aboard Air Force One on Wednesday af...

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America: The new destination for rich Chinese shoppers

New waves of Chinese tourists will soon hit U.S. shores and big retailers are poised to cash in.

These high-spending travelers make most of their trips in Asia, but the U.S. is gaining popularity fast.

HSBC expects Chinese tourists will drive sales o...

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Stunning turnaround: Qantas profitable again

Emerging just a year after perhaps the bleakest financial period in its history, Qantas has rebounded in dramatic fashion.

On Thursday, Australia's national carrier announced an after-tax interim profit of A$206 million (US$161 million) for the second...

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