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U.S. Coastal Growth Continues Despite Lessons of Past Storms

U.S. Coastal Growth Continues Despite Lessons of Past Storms

By Jeff Donn |
Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. coasts in recent years, a new Associated Press analysis shows.

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Toys 'R' Us Files for Bankruptcy, but Keeps Stores Open

Toys 'R' Us Files for Bankruptcy, but Keeps Stores Open

By Anne D'Innocenzio and Bill Cormier | Sep 19
Toys 'R' Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season - and says its stores will remain open for business as usual.

U.S. Coastal Growth Continues Despite Lessons of Past Storms

U.S. Coastal Growth Continues Despite Lessons of Past Storms

By Jeff Donn | Sep 18
Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. coasts in recent years, a new Associated Press analysis shows.

Bitcoin ... the Way to the Future or Path to Financial Ruin?

Bitcoin ... the Way to the Future or Path to Financial Ruin?

Sep 18
Bitcoin, hailed in some quarters as the future of currency, is having a rough week, with a flurry of rumors that China will shut down exchanges and the head of a major U.S bank calling bitcoin a "fraud."

Equifax Victims May Face Another Hassle in Buying An iPhone

Equifax Victims May Face Another Hassle in Buying An iPhone

By Ken Sweet and Michael Liedtke | Sep 17
Apple fans who froze their credit after the Equifax data breach may end up with another hassle on their hands if they try to get one of the new iPhones that can cost more than $1,000.

Different Ways to Zap Your Debt: Which is for You?

Different Ways to Zap Your Debt: Which is for You?

By Sean Pyles | Sep 17
American consumer debt has rebounded to prerecession levels, and the category that includes credit cards hit a record $1.02 trillion this summer. Maybe your credit card debt has crept up too, setting your own personal record.

Chinese Bitcoin Exchange Announces It Is Ending Trading

Chinese Bitcoin Exchange Announces It Is Ending Trading

Sep 16
One of China's biggest bitcoin exchanges says it will end trading after news reports regulators have ordered all Chinese exchanges to close caused the price of the digital currency to plunge.

Analysts See Trump Threats to Insurers Boosting Premiums

Analysts See Trump Threats to Insurers Boosting Premiums

By Alan Fram | Sep 16
Average premiums for individually purchased health insurance will grow around 15 percent next year, largely because of marketplace nervousness over whether President Donald Trump will block federal subsidies to insurers.

Google Hit with Class Action Lawsuit Over Gender Pay

Google Hit with Class Action Lawsuit Over Gender Pay

By Ryan Nakashima | Sep 16
Google faces a new lawsuit accusing it of gender-based pay discrimination. A lawyer representing three female former Google employees is seeking class action status for the claim.

Equifax's Troubles Deepen Amid New Disclosure About Breach

Equifax's Troubles Deepen Amid New Disclosure About Breach

By Ken Sweet and Michael Liedtke | Sep 15
Credit agency Equifax traced the theft of sensitive information about 143 million Americans to a software flaw that could have been fixed well before the burglary occurred.

Best Buy Says It Will No Longer Sell Kaspersky Software

Best Buy Says It Will No Longer Sell Kaspersky Software

Sep 15
Best Buy said it will no longer sell software made by the Russian company Kaspersky Labs.

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