September 20, 2014
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Chrysler Media(AUBURN HILLS, Mich.) -- Chrysler Group announced a voluntary recall of more than 230,000 SUVs Saturday, citing fuel pump issues in certain 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durango SUVs.While the company said it is unaware of any related
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- How much would you be willing to pay to get the new iPhone 6 on the day it came out, without having to wait in line?Robert Samuel knows some people are willing to pay good money to have someone else do the waiting for them.
Photo by David McNew/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- ExxonMobil will suspend drilling at its oil well in the Russian Arctic, complying with U.S. sanctions against Russia.The company said that it would wind down operation, with the permission of the U.S. Treasur
vichie81/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A long-awaited IPO got a lot of attention on Friday, but it didn't do too much to help the markets. The Dow Jones Industrial Average went up 13.75 points Friday, closing at 17,279.74. The Nasdaq lost 13.64
Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Pabst Brewing Co., the brewer of popular American beer Pabst Blue Ribbon, among other offerings, has been acquired by Russian beverage distributor Oasis Beverages, as announced in a Thursday press release.O
Apple(NEW YORK) -- The new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus is in your hands -- the culmination of weeks of anticipation.Perhaps you were one of the millions of people who woke up in the middle of the night last week to be one of the first to pre-order the new s
Hasbro(NEW YORK) -- Toy maker Hasbro is targeting the girl market by making toy gun play a more social activity.Hasbro brand Nerf Rebelle's latest five toys, as part of the "Secrets and Spies" line, allow kids to write messages to friends on darts the com
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(PALO ALTO, Calif.) -- Apple CEO Tim Cook surprised iPhone enthusiasts who were lined up outside an Apple store Friday in Palo Alto, California, waiting to buy the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.Cook posed for selfies with Appl
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.) -- Oracle founder Larry Ellison announced Thursday that he will step down as the software company's CEO. The tech guru, 70, and prominent public figure will turn over the reins to his two co-presidents,
McDonald's(NEW YORK) -- McDonald's latest free coffee promotion is in full swing, and excited fans are talking about it on social media.Customers can stop by participating locations in the United States until Sept. 29 for a free small McCafe during breakf
Mario Tama/Getty Images(MOSCOW) -- As hundreds line up around the world for the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, gray market importers in Russia are starting to fly them in and re-sell them at a massive profit.In Moscow, home to three Bentley showrooms but zero A
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- For American homeowners, their house is probably the biggest asset they have. However, it is often the biggest expense in their budget.A survey released this week by the non-profit Employee Benefit Research Institute shows h
Apple(NEW YORK) -- The big day is here.Sept. 19 has been circled on the calendar of Apple enthusiasts who woke up in the middle of the night last week to pre-order the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Others have spent days camped outside Apple stores for
scyther5/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- An unknown number of insurance applications containing personal information held by a Texas-based life insurance holding company may have been compromised in an apparent breach.Torchmark Corporation told ABC Ne
scyther5/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- An unknown number of insurance applications containing personal information held by a Texas-based life insurance holding company may have been compromised in an apparent breach.Torchmark Corporation told ABC Ne
Romanista/iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- More than two weeks after Home Depot's cyber-attack was first discovered, the retailer said Thursday that the payment data breach exposed 56 million credit and debit cards.The company said the breach has
JaysonPhotography/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Thursday marked a third consecutive day of gains for Wall Street, partially bolstered by a positive weekly unemployment report from the Department of Labor.The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished up
Hong Wu/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Alibaba, which is expected to go public Thursday in the biggest initial public offering ever, is a giant tech firm that remains a giant mystery to many Americans. The e-commerce company has a number of businesses all unde
 
 
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