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Private College Tuition Growth Slows According To National Association Of Independent Colleges & Universities

AP   |  JUSTIN POPE   |   October 4, 2012

-- It's what passes for good news on college costs these days: Private colleges and universities increased tuition 3.9 percent this fall, a rate...

Facebook IPO Lawsuits To All Be Heard In New York

Reuters   |  Basil Katz and Dan Levine   |   October 6, 2012

By Basil Katz and Dan Levine Oct 4 (Reuters) - Dozens of lawsuits against Facebook Inc , the NASDAQ exchange and various underwriters will...

Larry Ellison: Lanai, His Hawaii Island, Will Be 'Laboratory For Sustainability'

Reuters   |  Malia Mattoch McManus   |   October 5, 2012

By Malia Mattoch McManus HONOLULU, Hawaii (Reuters) - If Oracle billionaire CEO Larry Ellison has his way, the Hawaiian island of Lanai will be transformed...
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Small Business Tax Benefits For The Ultra-Rich: Mitt Romney's Horse Is Just The Beginning

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Christina Wilkie   |   October 18, 2012

WASHINGTON -- Polo ponies, vineyards in Napa Valley and racing yachts are some of the trappings of the ultra-wealthy all over the world. But in...
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GOP Lawmakers Short On Specifics About Tax Loopholes To Close

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Amanda Terkel   |   October 4, 2012

DENVER -- Mitt Romney refuses to identify which tax deductions and loopholes he would close in order to pay for the tax cuts he would...

YouTube Amateur Users Alienated By Pros Flocking To Video Site

Reuters   |  Gerry Shih   |   October 4, 2012

By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - After struggling for years, in late 2010, Driving Sports TV, a scrappy, two-person video production outfit led by...

California Gas Prices Spike 8 Cents A Gallon Overnight

AP   |  JASON DEAREN   |   October 4, 2012

SAN FRANCISCO — Landscaping business owner Sebastian Figueredo stood Thursday at a Union 76 gas station near the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, holding his phone...

After Small Business Uproar, France Readies Budget Climb-Down

Reuters   |  Mark John   |   October 4, 2012

(Reuters) - President Francois Hollande's Socialist government will likely ease tax hikes on small businesses in the 2013 budget after a chorus of complaints by...

'30 Rock': Alec Baldwin Offered Paycut For Additional Seasons

  |   October 4, 2012

"30 Rock" Season 8? Alec Baldwin tried to make it happen. The Emmy-winning star of the NBC comedy revealed on Twitter that he tried to...
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Obesity Discrimination On The Job Provokes Dispute Over Best Remedy

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Christina Wilkie   |   October 4, 2012

"I've been a fat person all my life," said Peggy Howell, 65, of Las Vegas, Nevada. "I went from being a chubby kid to a...

Medicare Fraud: 91 People, Including Doctors And Nurses, Charged In False Billing Scheme

AP   |  PETE YOST   |   October 5, 2012

WASHINGTON -- A federal strike force has charged 91 people, including doctors and nurses, in seven cities with Medicare fraud schemes involving $429 million in...

William Koch's Thomas Jefferson Wine Lawsuit Too Late, Court Rules

Reuters   |   October 4, 2012

By Basil Katz NEW YORK, Oct 4 (Reuters) - A billionaire's lawsuit over wine said to be owned by Thomas Jefferson has died on the...

Wedding Costs From The Dude's Perspective

thebillfold.com   |   October 4, 2012

If you’ve watched past the commercial break on My Fair Wedding or actually been to one, you may have gathered that getting married costs a...

Maria Francis, Sacramento Woman, Gets Slammed With $1,558.95 Verizon Bill, Claims Phone Was Off (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post   |  Ron Dicker   |   October 4, 2012

It turns out roaming charges really can roam. Maria Francis, a Sacramento woman, says she turned off her cell phone while on a cruise abroad...

5 Really Annoying Things Rich People Say About You

HP   |   October 4, 2012

EDITOR'S NOTE: Our friends at TruTV have found the most patently annoying things rich people say about regular joe' and janes. The leaked Mitt...

Barclays Center Water Costs More Than Soda (PHOTO)

  |   October 4, 2012

Bruce Ratner may have happily agreed to comply with the city's new soda ban restrictions six months ahead of schedule, but advocates better hold their...

Quaker Oats Employees Win Powerball Lottery For Second Time This Year

The Huffington Post   |  Caroline Fairchild   |   October 4, 2012

If you don't eat Quaker Oats for breakfast, it may be time to start. For the second time this year, a group of Quaker Oats...

Starbucks App To Allow Digital Tips

AP   |   October 4, 2012

NEW YORK -- Want to leave your barista a tip? Starbucks is making an app for that. The Seattle-based coffee company says a digital tip...

AT&T To Sell Nokia Lumia 920 In The U.S.

Reuters   |   October 4, 2012

(Reuters) - AT&T Inc will start selling Nokia's Lumia smartphones in November, making it the first carrier to announce a partnership with the Finnish company...

Honda Civic, Pilot Recall Affects 820,000 Cars

AP   |  The Associated Press   |   October 4, 2012

DETROIT -- Honda says it is recalling more than 820,000 Civic compact cars and Pilot SUVs because the headlights can fail. The recall affects Civics...

Marissa Mabanag, 10, Offers Piggy Bank Money For Return Of Puppy

AP   |   October 4, 2012

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- A little girl is offering all the money in her piggy bank to add to a $6,000 reward for the return...

Fact Check: Is Donald Trump A Small Business?

CNN   |   October 4, 2012

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(CNN) -- President Barack Obama invoked Donald Trump's name during Wednesday's presidential debate, claiming that GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney would consider the mogul's empire...

Late Credit Card Payments Fall To 11-Year Low

AP   |   October 4, 2012

WASHINGTON -- A report is showing that more Americans are keeping up with their credit-card payments. The American Bankers Association says the percentage of bank-issued...

Gas Prices Still High On Coasts Due To Low Supplies

AP   |  SANDY SHORE   |   October 3, 2012

-- Drivers on either coast may be questioning the conventional wisdom that gas prices fall after Labor Day. Motorists in California paid an average...

Cellphone 'Valets' At New York City Schools; Students Pay To Store Devices In Trucks

AP   |  KAREN MATTHEWS   |   October 4, 2012

NEW YORK -- Thousands of teenagers who can't take their cellphones to school have another option, courtesy of a burgeoning industry of sorts in always-enterprising...

Facebook Has 1 Billion Users, Mark Zuckerberg Announces In A Status Update

The Huffington Post   |  Dino Grandoni   |   October 4, 2012

Facebook officially now has over 1 billion active monthly users, a new milestone for the world's largest social network. The update to the size of...
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Barney Frank: Mitt Romney's Dodd-Frank, Obamacare Ideas 'Impossible'

HuffingtonPost.com   |  Bonnie Kavoussi   |   October 4, 2012

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney took aim at Dodd-Frank financial reform during Wednesday's debate, but Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.), who co-authored the reform bill, didn't...
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