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Government Shutdown back pay

A bill that provides back pay for furloughed Federal workers during the government shutdown unanimously passed the House during a rare Saturday session on Capitol Hill. 

Obama blames Boehner for ongoing government shutdown

President Barack Obama in an exclusive interview with the Associated Press released Saturday laid responsibility for the government shutdown squarely at the feet of House Speaker John Boehner.

'My sister just totally didn't deserve this'

Amy Carey-Jones heard the news from someone, but she refused to believe it.

2 bikers suspected in attack on SUV driver in custody

Two bikers allegedly linked to a clash between a motorcycle gang and an SUV driver have turned themselves in to police, a New York police spokesman said Saturday.

Update 4:23. Adds closing price on Potbelly and more on IPO market this year.

Investors were hungry for some Chicago subs on Friday.

Toyota Corolla struggles in new crash test

The redesigned Toyota Corolla struggled in a new crash test conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the group said this week.

Occupy Wall Street's prepaid card for the 99%

Move over Justin Bieber and Suze Orman. The corporate greed-fighting movement, Occupy Wall Street, is now joining in on the prepaid card craze with plans to launch the Occupy Card.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk explains fiery Model S crash

Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to his blog Friday to defuse a fiery situation: shocking online images from an accident involving its Model S car.

VIDEO: 78 year old woman gives would be robber taste of his own medicine

A Florida man thought an elderly woman at a bus stop was an easy target, but soon found out that he picked the wrong person to rob.

Will Tesla bounce back after tough week?

Tesla's shares were slightly higher in early trading Friday after a three-day slide that shaved more than 10% of the value off the high-flying stock.