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Michael Jackson's 'Neverland' For Sale With New Name, Look
Sat, 30 May 2015 13:21:54 -0400
Michael Jackson's former California ranch "Neverland" is hitting the market for $100 million.
Lamborghini Announces Plans for Upcoming SUV
Fri, 29 May 2015 15:07:42 -0400
Italian carmaker Lamborghini has finally announced plans for its SUV, vying for customers with a taste for a luxury utility.
Fuel and Potential Fires for the US Economy Ahead
Fri, 29 May 2015 17:07:39 -0400
After US economy's dismal Q1, here are things that could accelerate or restrain growth ahead
How Much Insurance Do You Really Need?
Sat, 30 May 2015 08:54:42 -0400
Here are six questions to ask to help you make a better decision about insurance.
AmEx President Dies Suddenly After Falling Ill on Flight
Fri, 29 May 2015 19:00:54 -0400
American Express says President Ed Gilligan dies suddenly after falling ill on flight
BofA Fined $30M for Improper Debt-Collection Practices
Fri, 29 May 2015 18:25:54 -0400
Bank of America fined $30M for improper debt-collection practices for military customers
Business Highlights
Fri, 29 May 2015 18:12:09 -0400
Business Highlights
Figures on Government Spending and Debt
Fri, 29 May 2015 17:28:24 -0400
Figures on government spending and debt
GameStop and Greif Are Big Market Movers
Fri, 29 May 2015 16:46:56 -0400
GameStop, Greif, Genesco, Boot Barn and Deckers are big market movers
US Presses Europeans at Meeting to Solve Greek Crisis
Fri, 29 May 2015 16:45:28 -0400
Finance ministers tackle growth worries amid worries about potential 'accident' with Greece
How the Dow Jones Industrial Average Fared on Friday
Fri, 29 May 2015 16:44:08 -0400
How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared on Friday
Stocks End Week Lower Following Disappointing Economic Data
Fri, 29 May 2015 16:36:09 -0400
Stocks end week lower following reports that US economy contracted in the first quarter
Watch: Quirky SkyMall Catalogs Set to Return to Airplane Seats
Wed, 27 May 2015 19:00:54 -0400
SkyMall declared bankruptcy in January but has since been purchased by a New Jersey-based company planning to revive the print catalog later this year.
Watch: Comcast Swoops in for Time Warner Cable
Tue, 26 May 2015 18:06:27 -0400
After its first bid was rejected as a "low-ball offer," Charter swooped in and snagged Time Warner Cable for $55 billion.
Photos: Cindy Crawford Lists Malibu Home for $15.5M
Sat, 30 May 2015 08:54:37 -0400
The supermodel's Malibu home is listed for more than twice her purchase price.
Photos: 'Mean Girls' Mansion of Regina George Listed for $14.8M
Fri, 29 May 2015 12:44:00 -0400
You can actually live in these television and film homes on the market.
Photos: 1-Bedroom Homes Under $150,000
Fri, 22 May 2015 19:15:48 -0400
Like small space? See what $150,000 homes across the country look like.
Photos: Lakefront Homes
Sun, 17 May 2015 04:11:16 -0400
Lakefront Homes
What's Behind Door Number 3? Refunds for a Lowe's Customer
Tue, 26 May 2015 13:15:11 -0400
ABC News Fixer helps reader after door order gets out of control.
Family Hit With Home Security Bill They Tried to Cancel
Fri, 08 May 2015 15:27:40 -0400
Vivint takes care of nearly $2,000 problem when ABC News Fixer starts asking.
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MSNBC Business News
GM, Subaru Models Added to Air Bag Recall List
Sat, 30 May 2015 01:53:45 GMT
The expanded recall includes about 375,000 GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado pickup trucks and 60,000 Subaru Impreza and Saab 9-2x cars.
American Express President Dies After Falling Ill on Flight
Fri, 29 May 2015 20:17:17 GMT
"This is deeply painful and frankly unimaginable for all of us who had the great fortune to work with Ed," CEO Ken Chenault said in a letter Friday.
Bug-Ageddon: After the Flooding, Come the Insects
Fri, 29 May 2015 18:23:06 GMT
The recent deluge that hit several Southern states has brought a reprieve from years of drought, but might pack its own curse: invasive insects.
Go Figaro! Mozart's Hair Outsells Beethoven's
Fri, 29 May 2015 14:41:40 GMT
It looks like Mozart's hair is worth more than Beethoven's.
Severe Winter Took Bite Out of Economy in 1st Quarter
Fri, 29 May 2015 13:12:20 GMT
The U.S. economy went into reverse in the first three months of this year.
Eiffel Tower Pickpocket Gang Stole $4,000 Daily: Cops
Fri, 29 May 2015 13:04:04 GMT
A gang of pickpockets who each allegedly earned up to $3,000 per week by preying on tourists at the Eiffel Tower was dismantled by French police.
Jackson's Neverland Up for Sale, If You Can Afford It
Fri, 29 May 2015 11:11:51 GMT
Neverland, the California property that once served as Michael Jackson's home and personal fantasyland is being listed at $100 million.
FIFA Scandal: We're Accused of Nothing, Nike Says
Fri, 29 May 2015 08:19:47 GMT
Nike Inc said on Thursday that charging documents regarding the FIFA bribery scandal do not allege the company is engaged in criminal conduct.
Farmers Leave Nearly $100M Worth of Apples to Rot
Fri, 29 May 2015 08:08:00 GMT
A record crop of apples, coupled with the West Coast port slowdown earlier this year, is taking a toll on Washington apple growers.
SkyMall is Back and has Big Plans
Thu, 28 May 2015 21:12:01 GMT
SkyMall is back from bankruptcy and ready to return to your seatbacks to sell you garden Yetis and foldable beds.
Big Gap In Latino Home Ownership: New Study
Thu, 28 May 2015 16:45:53 GMT
Bienvenido a mi casa - welcome to my home.
Uber, Lyft Push Back Against Proposed NYC Regulations
Thu, 28 May 2015 15:49:54 GMT
Uber and Lyft are pushing back against a New York City effort to regulate app-based ride-hailing services.
Australia's Richest Woman Loses $3.8B Battle
Thu, 28 May 2015 15:10:17 GMT
Gina Rinehart, dubbed Australia's richest person by Forbes, lost control of a roughly $3.8 billion trust in court on Thursday.
FBI Opens Investigation into Data Breach at IRS
Thu, 28 May 2015 14:50:43 GMT
The FBI has opened an investigation into the recent data breach at the Internal Revenue Service, CNBC has learned Thursday.
Report: Men More Likely Than Women to Die in Car Crashes
Thu, 28 May 2015 14:48:58 GMT
Male motorists are twice as likely to be killed behind the wheel as women, according to new data.
A Lamborghini SUV? Yep, It's Coming
Thu, 28 May 2015 14:45:30 GMT
Luxury automaker Automobili Lamborghini confirmed reports that it will be introducing a sports utility vehicle to its product line by 2018.
529 vs. 401(k): Save for College or Retirement?
Thu, 28 May 2015 14:24:13 GMT
CNBC's personal finance correspondent Sharon Epperson explains how you can save for your retirement while putting money towards for your children's college educations. The key is to prioritize your savings.
What Makes the U.S. the World's Soccer Police?
Thu, 28 May 2015 11:44:32 GMT
FIFA was created in 1904 to unify the laws of soccer across all nations and organize soccer competitions around the world. The FIFA World Cup is its most prestigious.
Tourists Won't Stop Getting Naked at This Sacred Temple
Thu, 28 May 2015 11:20:37 GMT
Cambodia's Angkor Wat is among the world's most magnificent holy sites. But a rash of nude photo shoots has now created a scandal.
Why FIFA's Sponsors Aren't Running Away (Yet)
Thu, 28 May 2015 10:41:54 GMT
Visa, Coca-Cola, McDonald's and other brands said they were "extremely concerned" about allegations of widespread corruption within FIFA.
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No £100 fine for late tax returns
Sat, 30 May 2015 09:05:25 GMT
People who have filed late tax returns are to be let off paying a £100 fine for missing the deadline, HM Revenue and Customs has confirmed.
Planned rail strike talks adjourned
Sat, 30 May 2015 10:22:53 GMT
Crisis talks aimed at averting strike action will resume on Sunday as a dispute between National Rail and its workers over pay continues.
Cup Final instant replay app tests
Fri, 29 May 2015 23:01:14 GMT
Mobile operator EE and the BBC will test a mobile app at the FA Cup final which uses 4G Broadcast technology to offer instant replays to fans in the stadium.
Tata workers vote for strike action
Fri, 29 May 2015 17:06:12 GMT
Tata Steel workers across the UK vote by almost 9-1 to go on strike in a row over pensions in the first national strike in the steel industry for 30 years.
Vitamin D to be added to M&S bread
Sat, 30 May 2015 07:20:10 GMT
Marks and Spencer is to become the first UK retailer to add vitamin D to all its packaged bread and bread rolls.
Greek bank deposits at decade low
Fri, 29 May 2015 11:02:57 GMT
Greek bank deposits fall to their lowest level in more than 10 years as concerns persist over the country's debt burden and possible euro exit.
BBC uncovers tax avoidance scheme
Fri, 29 May 2015 08:31:06 GMT
Anderson Group, one of the recruitment industry's most high-profile companies, is promoting an "aggressive" tax avoidance scheme which tax experts are calling "abusive".
Fifa sponsors call for quick reform
Fri, 29 May 2015 20:17:56 GMT
Fifa sponsors say they want swift action to restore the football governing body's reputation as Sepp Blatter is re-elected president.
US economy shrank in first quarter
Fri, 29 May 2015 13:52:09 GMT
US economy contracts 0.7% after higher imports and lower investment taken into account.
American Express president dies
Fri, 29 May 2015 20:28:26 GMT
American Express said its president, Ed Gilligan, died after becoming ill on a flight to New York
India's economy surges by 7.5%
Fri, 29 May 2015 13:58:48 GMT
India's economy grows 7.5% in the three months to March, above expectations and outpacing China's economic expansion.
Corfu mother angry at shares payment
Fri, 29 May 2015 12:00:42 GMT
The mother of two children killed by carbon monoxide poisoning on holiday in Corfu criticises holiday firm Thomas Cook's former chief executive.
Neverland ranch goes up for sale
Fri, 29 May 2015 07:30:41 GMT
Michael Jackson's Neverland ranch has gone up for sale for $100m, according to reports.
Poster family warns over stock images
Mon, 25 May 2015 11:55:59 GMT
A family whose image was used in a poster campaign by the group opposing gay marriage in the Republic of Ireland say they were "naive" about stock photography websites.
VIDEO: 'No £100 fine for late tax returns'
Sat, 30 May 2015 08:01:35 GMT
People who have filed late tax returns have been let off paying a £100 fine if they provide a "reasonable" excuse for being late.
VIDEO: Economic strides in the Ivory Coast
Fri, 29 May 2015 15:01:23 GMT
How the African Development Bank has helped the Ivory Coast get back on its financial feet.
VIDEO: India's online jewellery business
Fri, 29 May 2015 11:42:36 GMT
Online retailers are increasingly tempting customers away from high street jewellery stores.
VIDEO: House viewings streamed on Periscope
Thu, 28 May 2015 23:06:38 GMT
A Cambridgeshire property director says he is "blown away" by the success of streaming house viewings on Periscope.
VIDEO: Bangkok hosts migrant crisis talks
Fri, 29 May 2015 01:21:19 GMT
Delegates from 17 nations are set to discuss the migrant crisis in South East Asia at a meeting in Bangkok on Friday.
VIDEO: Macau's casinos gamble on growth
Thu, 28 May 2015 04:11:19 GMT
Macau's biggest casinos plan to invest $25bn in hotels and casinos over the next two years, despite a plunge in gambling revenues.
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Strong sales could shift Ford, GM to higher gear
Fri, 29 May 2015 20:31:45 -0400
Robotic arms rivet floor panels at Ford's plant where new aluminum intensive Ford F-Series pickups are built in Claycomo Missouri"This is going to be one of the best months ever," said David Kudla, chief investment strategist of Mainstay Capital Management in Grand Blanc, Michigan. Weak auto results contributed to flat overall retail sales in April, but May is expected to represent a rebound. The timing of the Memorial Day holiday also helped May sales, according to Jessica Caldwell, senior analyst at in Santa Monica, California.

Greece open to compromise to seal deal this week: interior minister
Sat, 30 May 2015 07:47:37 -0400
A woman carrying bags of goods makes her way past Greek national flags and EU flags on display in AthensGreece's government is confident of reaching a deal with its creditors this week and is open to pushing back parts of its anti-austerity program to make that happen, the country's interior minister said Saturday. Greece and its EU/IMF creditors have been locked in talks for months on a cash-for-reforms deal and pressure is growing for a deal, since Athens risks default without aid from a bailout program that expires on June 30. "We believe that we can and we must have a solution and a deal within the week," Interior Minister Nikos Voutsis, who is not involved in Greece's talks with the lenders, told Skai television.

Airbus sees 'several hundred' orders at Paris Airshow
Sat, 30 May 2015 11:16:44 -0400
People are silhouetted past a logo of the Airbus Group during the Airbus annual news conference in ColomiersPARIS (Reuters) - Airbus could announce "several hundred" airplane orders at the June 15-21 Paris Airshow, Fabrice Bregier, chief executive of the planemaking unit of Airbus Group, said on Saturday.

Policies working, ECB must persist with purchase programs: Constancio
Sat, 30 May 2015 11:18:42 -0400
ECB Vice President Constancio looks on during the monthly ECB news conference in FrankfurtSITGES, Spain (Reuters) - The European Central Bank's monetary policy, aimed at raising inflation in the euro zone area, is working according to plan, ECB vice president Vitor Constancio said on Saturday, citing recent figures.

Exclusive: Stifel in lead to buy Barclays' U.S. wealth unit - sources
Fri, 29 May 2015 22:26:18 -0400
A view of the exterior of the Barclays U.S. Corporate headquarters in the Manhattan borough of New York CityStifel is now negotiating key aspects with Barclays, although a deal is not certain and Barclays could go back to other bidders that have made offers, the people said this week. A deal for the business - the former brokerage arm of Lehman Brothers - could come as early as next week, the people said. The sources requested anonymity because the matter is not public, and a spokeswoman for Stifel and a spokesman for Barclays declined to comment.

GM recalls heavy duty trucks with Takata air bags
Fri, 29 May 2015 17:18:38 -0400
A flag with the Takata logo flies alongside an American flag outside the Takata Corporation in Auburn HillsGeneral Motors Co is recalling about 375,000 heavy duty pickup trucks equipped with passenger-side air bag inflators made by Takata Corp , the U.S. automaker said. Subaru will expand its recall of 2004 and 2005 model Impreza compact cars with Takata air bags to about 80,000 from 20,000, the unit of Japan-based Fuji Heavy Industries also said on Friday. Both companies said they have received no reports of inadvertent deployments of air bags in the vehicles.

Dollar Tree to sell 330 Family Dollar stores to Sycamore Partners
Fri, 29 May 2015 16:54:48 -0400
A man walks to the Family Dollar store in Westminster(Reuters) - Discount retailer Dollar Tree Inc agreed to sell 330 Family Dollar Stores Inc stores to private equity firm Sycamore Partners to get antitrust approval for its $8.5 billion takeover of Family Dollar.

Intel close to deal to buy Altera for $16 billion: sources
Fri, 29 May 2015 14:37:03 -0400
The sign hanging outside the Intel booth is seen at the International Consumer Electronics show (CES) in Las VegasIntel Corp has resumed negotiations to buy smaller chip maker Altera Corp and is close to a $16 billion acquisition agreement, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. The price for Altera could be as much as $54 per share, a 15 percent premium over its Thursday closing price of $46.97. Altera shares were up 4.2 percent at $48.96 during Friday morning trading in New York.

Bank of America to improve compliance practices, pay $30 million fine to OCC
Fri, 29 May 2015 16:58:56 -0400
A Bank Of America location is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New YorkThe Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) asked the No. 2 U.S. bank by assets to pay a penalty of $30 million due to non-home loan compliance with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) and unsafe non-home debt collection litigation practices. The OCC, which regulates and supervises all national banks, also ordered "remediation" to about 73,000 affected customer accounts. "The enforcement action is intended to correct deficiencies in the bank's practices and procedures related to its SCRA- compliance program," the OCC said on Friday.

U.S. economy contracts in first quarter; dollar hurts corporate profits
Fri, 29 May 2015 11:58:58 -0400
Containers await departure as crews load and unload consumer products at the Port of New Orleans along the Mississippi River in New Orleans, LouisianaThe U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter as it buckled under the weight of unusually heavy snowfalls, a resurgent dollar and disruptions at West Coast ports, but activity already has rebounded modestly. The government on Friday slashed its gross domestic product estimate to show GDP shrinking at a 0.7 percent annual rate instead of the 0.2 percent growth pace it estimated last month. There was also a modest downward revision to consumer spending.

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