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Opportunity index hits record high
Regardless of positive spin, the housing picture in the U.S. is less than rosy.
Kellogg buys Pringles for $2.7 billion
The breakfast cereal king takes a shot at owning the between-meal-eating category as well.
It's only February and gas prices are already on the rise. At the current trajectory, summer could bring record highs at the pump.
Getting vets working again
With employment at 13 percent for U.S. veterans, big companies are starting initiatives to get them back to work in civilian life.
Consumer sentiment slips
Macroeconomic signs point to a brighter future, but average Americans are still struggling with the basics.
$25 billion foreclosure settlement announced
Five big banks punished for illegal lending practices.
Low job ‘churn’ hurting economic recovery
Risk-averse Americans are less and less willing to quit their jobs in pursuit of a better fit.
U.S. edging toward energy independence
Thanks to new domestic sources and tough mileage standards, America is producing 81 percent of its own energy, according to a new report.
Hasbro profits fall, board games blamed
Americans may be buying fewer board games, but we’re still spending tons on “toys.”