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I caught a plane by accident: Inventive sick day excuses

The challenge for playing hooky is always coming up with a credible excuse. But according to a survey for the online career site Careerbuilder.com, while honesty may be lacking, inventiveness is not.

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The best time to book your holiday flight is...

If you're planning on flying over the holidays, now's the time book your tickets.

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Is the U.S. holding too much oil in reserve?

Does America have too much oil in its reserves?

Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon fired off a letter this week asking the Department of Energy to study the "size and make-up" of the U.S.' Strategic Petroleum Reserve.

It comes fresh on the heels of a report o...

Mark Zuckerberg

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Can Facebook live up to the hype?

Speaking solely in Mandarin in front of a Chinese audience was probably really hard for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

But satisfying Wall Street's extremely high expectations for his company when Facebook reports its third quarter results on Tuesday ...

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The Ebola stocks: Effect of an outbreak

Ebola anxiety is running high.

Some people have considered canceling visits to big theme parks and worry if airports and public areas are safe zones.

It's no wonder that investors are assessing Ebola's impact on the economy. Stocks of companies that m...

Honda

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Honda CEO takes $47,000 pay cut over recalls

Honda's CEO is taking a 20% pay cut for three months amid the company's a growing recall problem.

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Airbag recall could expand

More cars could soon join the list of recalls over exploding airbags, a senior administration official told CNN Friday.

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'Breaking's' Aaron Paul upset about Toys R Us

Aaron Paul is still upset that Toys R Us pulled "Breaking Bad" action figures from its stores and noted that a petition to keep the figures has gained signers.

"Dear @ToysRUs, We have close to 30,000 signed on the petition, that is 3 times the amount ...

Warren Buffett

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Buffett lost $2 billion, but there's good news

The bad news for Warren Buffett: Two of his firm's largest investments have lost the company $2.3 billion this week.

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