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The president's State of the Union speech, in full

Jan 28, 2014
Read President Obama's prepared remarks for the 2014 State of the Union.

In speech, little said about immigration, gun control

Jan 28, 2014
President Obama does focus on executive action that he can take to address income inequality.
Posted In: SOTU, State of the Union

#givemore or #givemeless: What's your State of the Union wishlist?

Jan 28, 2014
We asked on Twitter for #sotu thoughts.
Posted In: SOTU

A high-tech shopping spree: Is Google trying to take over the world?

Jan 27, 2014
A look at what the last few Google purchases could mean for the company.
Posted In: Google, robots, Tech, ai, artificial intelligence

Twitter Chat Roundup: Do you tell people how much you make?

Jan 24, 2014
Do the non-rich feel comfortable telling people how much money they have?
Posted In: income, paychecks

Butterfinger + peanut butter cups: Should candies mix?

Jan 24, 2014
A (very scientific) taste test at Marketplace
Posted In: candy, Butterfinger, Reese's

15 cities that really need earthquake insurance

Jan 17, 2014
On the 20th anniversary of the Northridge earthquake, which population centers should be worried?
Posted In: earthquakes, natural disasters

5 facts you'd never guess about Chuck E. Cheese

Jan 16, 2014
A private-equity firm plans to buy the kids' pizza palace. What on earth will they do with it?
Posted In: pizza

"We're sorry you got hacked": Target's letter to unlucky shoppers

Jan 16, 2014
Target's CEO advises victims of the credit hack to "be cautious about sharing personal information."
Posted In: Target credit cards, Target

Bourbon or scotch? You may be surprised by who owns your favorite whiskey

Jan 15, 2014
Even fewer companies control the majority of the whisky market, after Suntory announces it'll purchase Jim Beam.
Posted In: infographic, whiskey, alcohol, liquor sales