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They are facing a key hearing to determine if they'll face trial on torture and abuse charges.

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Would pilotless planes make sense?

Would you be willing to fly on a plane with no pilot?

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Google's new CFO and her $70 million pay package

Google snagged a star to be its new chief financial officer, and will pay her like one. Ruth Porat, formerly the CFO of Morgan Stanley, received a $70 million-plus cash and stock deal from Google.

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And the world's busiest airport is ...

The birthplace of Coca-Cola, "Gone with the Wind" and Martin Luther King Jr. is still home to the busiest passenger airport in the world.

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The big profits of payday lenders may be over

About 12 million Americans take out payday loans every year. It's a big -- and controversial -- business.

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Mother's Heartbreak: Gravestone error tarnishes...

Amy Treece Zarkowski says she tried for months to correct a mistake on her children's headstone.

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Bad news: Stocks likely to fall further

Corporate earnings for the first quarter are probably going to stink like a giant pile of dirty laundry in a teenager's bedroom.

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Microsoft tells its contractors: Give workers paid time off

Microsoft wants its security guards, janitors and cooks to have paid time off.

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How safe are European airlines?

The plane crash in the French Alps Tuesday has turned the spotlight on the safety record of Europe's airlines.

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The great tech debate: Are we in a bubble or not?

Y Combinator's Sam Altman is just the latest to sound off on what he thinks of that question: Is there, or isn't there, a tech bubble?

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Personal Finance

Going green can save you money

Some people want to make a difference, but don't want to pay more. Sometimes, though, Earth-friendly can also be wallet-friendly.

What does it mean to file a tax extension?

Find out more about what it means to file an extension on your taxes.

Using tax-deferred investments to save money

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Tax season is in full swing, and many people are being reminded of the tax burden their investment returns carry.

This year, make a goal to contribute more to your 401(k)

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Find out why you should be contributing more money to your 401(k) this year.

Weatherizing your home can save you money

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Find out how taking precautions to properly weatherize your home can save you money.