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Bonus bummer on Wall Street

It's a message the masters of the universe do not like to hear: Bonus season won't be great.

Window shopping for Obamacare premiums starts

The Obamacare 2.0 federal exchange is now open for window shopping.

U.S. Army veteran fatally shot in Southern California after returning from Afghanistan

Sylmar, CA (KTLA) -- Police were searching for a gunman Sunday after a dispute ended with an Army veteran being shot and killed at a homecoming party thrown for the young man at his girlfriend's Sylmar home, according to police officials.

The ultimate guide to shopping on Thanksgiving

Unleash the insanity. Many of the country's largest retailers aren't waiting for Thanksgiving to be over -- or even for it to be Friday -- to launch their Black Friday deals.

MN school district to review all 'black or brown student' suspensions

A Minneapolis school district is making headlines after their superintendent announced they will review every suspension of "black or brown" students.

Attorney says GM ordered replacement ignition switches months before recall

General Motors ordered 500,000 replacement ignition switches nearly two months before it notified safety investigators of a problem with its cars tied to at least 30 deaths, according to a lawyer suing the automaker.

Rockefeller Christmas Tree: Where does it come from?

From the Bloomsburg area to New York City, a tree in the backyard of a couple's house is making quite the trip. The 85-foot tree was chosen as this year's Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree.

Pittsburgh professor convicted for fatally poisoning wife with cyanide

Part of Robert Ferrante's job had been to manage a laboratory that conducted clinical trials using various drugs and chemicals. Until he was accused of using one of those substances -- cyanide -- to kill his wife.

Somber, hopeful ceremonies mark 25 years since the Berlin Wall fell

Jumping out of buildings, running through barbed wire, flying makeshift planes and digging secret tunnels -- all desperate measures used by people to flee East Berlin after the wall went up.