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China crackdown makes it harder to get around the Great Firewall

Business News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:58am
China has beefed up its Great Firewall yet again, this time cracking down on virtual private networks, or VPNs, which allow users to access censored and blocked content on the web.

China vows to end gold medal obsession

Business News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 1:43am
China's ongoing anti-corruption drive has claimed another victim: The country's obsessive pursuit of gold medals, previously considered the only athletic result worth noting.

Did Fox and NBC get Bowe Bergdahl story wrong?

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 10:49pm
Why did three separate military spokesman deny on Tuesday that a decision has been made to charge Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl with desertion?

Grammy Winner Jack White Attends 1-0 Maroon Victory

Bulldog Beat - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 9:41pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. - On an unusual Tuesday evening at Dudy Noble Field, Maroon defeated Gray by a score of 1-0 in Mississippi State baseball's third intrasquad scrimmage of 2015.

Yahoo soars on Alibaba spinoff

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 6:45pm
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What you need to know about the blizzard, state by state

CNN - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 6:15pm
Its impact didn't reach the epic levels many government officials had warned of, but the first blizzard of 2015 is keeping much of the U.S. Northeast shut down -- at least for the day.
Categories: National News

5 questions to ask a financial adviser before hiring one

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 5:43pm
My husband and I have been reluctant to work with a financial adviser because my husband doesn't trust anyone. What questions should we ask to be sure that we're getting someone who is competent and reliable? -- Deb J., Maryland

Asteroid's flyby reveals surprise

CNN World - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 5:31pm
The asteroid that flew close to Earth Monday didn't come alone.
Categories: International News

Asteroid flyby yields startling discovery

CNN - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 5:31pm
The asteroid that flew close to Earth Monday didn't come alone.
Categories: National News

Coastal areas cope with flooding

CNN - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 5:16pm
Boston Common is buried in white. Manhattan is a breathing a sigh of relief. Parts of the New England coastline are being whipped by near hurricane-force winds and waves.
Categories: National News

Warning sign: Stocks take nosedive

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:27pm
Forget the snow. Investors are getting a blizzard of earnings this week, and so far it's a gray mess.

Lousy Caterpillar earnings drag market down

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:23pm
It's official: Falling oil's latest victim is the construction sector.

Meteorologist offers 'deepest apologies' over mistaken blizzard forecast

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:09pm
On Tuesday, New Yorkers woke up to a decent amount of snow but nothing close to the historic projections that were predicted Monday.

Obamacare 2.0 sign ups hit 9.5 million

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:07pm
Some 9.5 million Americans have signed up for health insurance for 2015 on Obamacare exchanges, federal officials said Tuesday.

Facebook blocks pages insulting Mohammed

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 4:02pm
Facebook, following court orders in Turkey, has blocked pages depicting the Muslim religious figure Mohammed, according to national news reports there.

FCC to Marriott: Never try to block Wi-Fi again

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 3:55pm
After Marriott blocked Wi-Fi hotspots in parts of its hotels, the FCC sent a stern warning: don't even think about trying that again.

Americans can use Amex, MasterCard in Cuba

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 3:49pm
Americans who want to visit Cuba don't have to worry about how to pay for things once they get there.

What we really need to be better off financially

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 3:39pm
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Google Fiber expands to four more cities

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 3:34pm
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NFL's domestic violence Super Bowl spot: 'It's up to us to listen'

Business News - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 3:22pm
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