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Facebook And Netflix Lead Tech Stock Slide

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:12am

In the biggest one-day drop in nearly two and a half years, the Nasdaq fell 3 percent on Thursday.

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Paying Off Student Loans Puts A Dent In Wallets, And The Economy

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:53am

Repaying college debts prevents many Americans from investing in homes or retirement. The impact can add up — for individuals and the economy as a whole, a researcher says.

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One-Day Sale: Google Glass Will Be Available For A Cool $1,500

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:59pm

The wearable computing headset will be available for anyone to purchase, for one day only, on Tuesday. Google says it's expanding the Glass testing program to get more feedback.

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Drilling Frenzy Fuels Sudden Growth In Small Texas Town

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:08pm

The boom has brought unexpected prosperity — and many new problems — to Cotulla. It's in the heart of the Eagle Ford Shale area, which has quickly become the nation's No. 2 oil-producing region.

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GM To Take $1.3 Billion Charge Linked To Recall

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:01pm

The announcement comes on the same day that the automaker said it was suspending two engineers linked to the ignition switch defect that triggered the recall.

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How Rwanda's Only Ice Cream Shop Challenges Cultural Taboos

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:36pm

Rwanda is a hot country, and people love dairy products. But the culture discourages public displays of need, including hunger. The women running the lone ice cream shop are trying to change that.

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