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Advertisers dislike being associated with ISIS

Jennifer Aniston lauds the benefits of Aveeno, Bud Light shows off beer at a concert, and Secret sells its freshly scented deodorant.

Pretty standard commercials, but what's different is the content that comes after. In this case, they're all…


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China's chess move against the U.S.: Latin America

China is making friends right under America's nose.

Latin America is China's latest business buddy. Chinese banks increased investments in Latin America by 71% last year, and the country plans to double its trade volume with the Central and South…


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ACA enrollees see refund delays

The IRS is delaying the refunds of tens of thousands of Obamacare enrollees, said Nina Olson, the National Taxpayer Advocate.


From Tinder/CNN

Tinder angers swipe-happy users

Many wish they could swipe left and reject the latest version of Tinder.


US auto sales up in February despite snowy weather

Freezing temperatures and drifts of snow likely took a small bite out of U.S. auto sales in February, but most automakers still reported gains thanks to the strong economy.


From Target

Target to cut thousands of jobs

"Several thousand" jobs are on the chopping block at Target, the company said Tuesday.

The cuts will come over the next two years and will primarily be at corporate headquarters in Minneapolis, where about 13,000 people work. Target employs 366,000…


Bassinets recalled for fall, suffocation risks

Dream On Me is recalling about 13,000 two-in-one bassinet to cradles because the company says the wire supports on the sides of the bassinet can disconnect.



Dodge warns that its own dealers are scamming customers

Dodge is calling out some of its dealers for taking deposits for hot car models it can't deliver.

Dodge said the dealers are possibly doing something unethical and illegal.

The car company said a "small number" of dealers are taking multiple…


General Motors, Honda lead all automakers in recalls

General Motors Co. and Honda Motor Co. topped the U.S. government's list of automakers with the most recalled vehicles last year.


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Signs your home insurance premium is about to increase


Find out what signs to watch for that could signal your homeowner's insurance premium is about to increase.