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How middle class Christmas has changed

Business News - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 9:03am
Thirty years ago, Sam Oliverio's Christmas list included Teddy Ruxpin, Cabbage Patch dolls and Speak & Spell for his nieces and nephews. Playing Santa set him back about $350.

FDA eases policy for blood donations from gay men

Health - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 9:00am
Gay men who've abstained from sex for one year would be able to donate blood in 2015, ending a lifetime ban for the gay community, under a proposed FDA policy change unveiled Tuesday.
Categories: Health

Here's where all the Jews are hanging out on Xmas eve

Business News - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 8:59am
It's the most wonderful time of year -- for Jewish singles to mingle and for savvy businesses to cash in.

The best way to invest for retirement income

Business News - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 8:57am
My wife and I have accumulated a good-size nest egg that we now need to draw on to pay retirement living expenses. Can you suggest a portfolio for generating current income?

Minimum wage bump at 1,400 Walmart stores

Business News - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 8:55am
Some employees at about 1,400 Walmart stores could see their wages climb in 2015 due to increases in their state's minimum wage.

He freedives with great white sharks

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 8:44am
He's one of the few people to ever freedive with great white sharks. Meet Andre Hartman, South Africa's self-taught shark expert.
Categories: International News

Rising trend: Donating stock to charity

Business News - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 8:33am
The virtues of giving were instilled in Arthur Stainman from an early age.

Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized

CNN - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 8:18am
Former President George H.W. Bush has been taken to a Houston hospital as a precautionary measure after experiencing shortness of breath, according to a statement from his office.
Categories: National News

What is victory over ISIS?

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 8:13am
Jim Sciutto explains what a military victory over ISIS will look like.
Categories: International News

Elton John, David Furnish get married

CNN Entertainment - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 8:07am
Sir Elton John and David Furnish are now husband and husband.
Categories: Entertainment News

Shocking celeb split

CNN Entertainment - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 8:06am
Categories: Entertainment News

Parents: 'The pain is indescribable'

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 7:56am
Samuel Yaga, a mechanic, was making a routine repair on a client's car when his phone rang. It was a phone call that would change his life forever.
Categories: International News

CNN: Witnessing history in 2014

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 7:54am
From the deadly Ebola outbreak to the fight against ISIS, our reporters have brought you the biggest stories.
Categories: International News

From Auschwitz survivor to presidents' tailor

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 7:40am
Martin Greenfield is one of the world's most respected and accomplished tailors. Since emigrating from the former Czechoslovakia to America in 1947, he has dressed everyone from the Rat Pack and Leonardo DiCaprio to Presidents Dwight Eisenhower and Barack Obama.
Categories: International News

Look at me! 20 selfies of the week

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 7:26am
Categories: International News

Suicide bomber kills dozens in town near Baghdad

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 6:58am
A suicide bomber killed 38 people and wounded dozens more in a town near Baghdad on Wednesday, police said.
Categories: International News

Tribal militant attacks kill at least 54 in northeast India

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 6:56am
At least 54 people have been killed in a series of attacks by tribal militants in India's remote northeastern state of Assam, a police official said Wednesday.
Categories: International News

Woman believed to be oldest Facebook user dies at 114

CNN - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 6:45am
A woman believed to be the world's oldest Facebook user has died at the age of 114, her family said.
Categories: National News

Teen turns $14 into paper bag empire

CNN World - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 6:11am
Award-winning entrepreneur Andrew Mupuya was just 16 years old when he decided to take on the world.
Categories: International News

Sell your holiday gift cards for cash

Business News - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 6:04am
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