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Is Facebook’s Campbell Brown a force to be reckoned with? Or is she fake news?

54 min 56 sec ago
As Facebook’s head of news partnerships, Brown, a former CNN and NBC anchor, is emerging as a surprisingly adept negotiator for her publishing vision at the social network.

Average price of US gas jumps 9 cents, to $2.83 a gallon

1 hour 23 min ago
The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.83.

A new investor pitch in Silicon Valley: health coaches for start-up founders

2 hours 39 min ago
Going against Silicon Valley's glorification of long hours and personal sacrifice, a new early-stage VC firm is betting on an intensive founder development program that will give all participants a "life board of directors."

McDonald's tests new approach to big environmental scourge: The plastic straw

3 hours 24 min ago
McDonald's is switching to paper straws in the UK, but activists say the best decision is to not use a straw at all.

How 'Avengers: Infinity War' could make history at the box office

3 hours 31 min ago
"Avengers: Infinity War" has a shot at topping "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" and posting the top U.S. box office debut.

Nude gunman kills four, hero grabs gun at Nashville Waffle House

3 hours 32 min ago
The gunman shot and killed two people in the parking lot of a restaurant in Antioch and then opened fire on patrons.

In Sydney, Australia they're paving roads with printer toner

4 hours 8 min ago
Toshiba said this week that it hit a record in 2017 of recycled toner products: 228 metric tons of used toner.

In bumpy road to confirmation, Pompeo faces committee vote

4 hours 11 min ago
Mike Pompeo could be the first nominee for the position not to win support from the panel.

Trump's travel ban faces US Supreme Court showdown

4 hours 20 min ago
The first big showdown at the U.S. Supreme Court over President Donald Trump's immigration policies is set for Wednesday.

The 2018 Genesis G80 Sport is a great car with the wrong name

4 hours 27 min ago
CNBC reviews the 2018 Genesis G80 Sport, a luxury sedan with great value.

8 gig jobs that could boost your bottom line in retirement

4 hours 29 min ago
Here's what you need to think about if you want to keep income coming in during retirement.

Health care costs making consumers more afraid of medical bills than illness

4 hours 31 min ago
As health care costs keep rising, more people seem to be skipping physician visits. It's not fear of doctors, however, but more of a phobia about the bills that could follow.

Nine of the most impressive off-road trucks and SUVs

5 hours 57 min ago
Carmakers have long sold four-wheel drive vehicles, but now make off-roaders needing no modifications for the trail.

10 strategic ways to pay less for college

6 hours 1 min ago
Paying for college can be crazy expensive. US News & World Report offers up these 10 ways to save.

Surging Treasury yields are here to stay, predicts market veteran

6 hours 32 min ago
Cresset Wealth's Jack Ablin suggests a powerful market shift is coming in favor of bonds.

China's ZTE says it's seeking a solution to US tech ban

6 hours 38 min ago
The ban on state-owned ZTE was imposed last Monday in a case involving exports of telecoms equipment to Iran and North Korea.

Employers don't understand the 'black box' behind rising drug prices

6 hours 51 min ago
Employers have a lot of power and resources to fix the broken health care system. Will they?

7 ways to spot a fake item on Amazon

6 hours 59 min ago
Do those reviews seem odd? Here are some pro tips for how to spot a fake on Amazon from Gobankingrates.

Iran warns against Trump deals

9 hours 16 min ago
A U.S. push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a “very dangerous message” that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran’s foreign minister warned.

World’s oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

9 hours 57 min ago
The world's oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died.

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