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Romney running mate: the speculation begins

U.S. — With former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney now the presumptive Republican nominee for president, speculation has begun as to whom he will chose to be his running mate.

Twitter joins 'Do Not Track,' gives users privacy option

A Federal Trade Commission official announced that Twitter users will be able block personal data from being shared with third-party websites.

Facebook's IPO price: $38 per share

NEW YORK — After four months of paperwork, hype and speculation, the last piece of the Facebook IPO is in place: Facebook said it has priced its IPO at $38 a share.

College drops health care plan over religious objections to Obamacare

A Catholic college in Ohio has apparently become the nation's first to drop its health care plan because it opposes parts of the federal health care law signed by President Barack Obama.

Postal plants to shrink, 28,000 jobs at stake

WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) — The U.S. Postal Service announced on Thursday it's moving forward with a $2.1 billion cost-savings plan to consolidate postal plants over the next two years, with consolidations starting in July.

Perry votes for Romney, predicts he will become President

Gov. Rick Perry, who bitterly clashed with Mitt Romney on the Republican presidential primary campaign trail, voted for the former Massachusetts governor Wednesday and predicted he would prevail in November.

Romney's next big fight is against summer slump

Mitt Romney’s challenge heading into the long summertime slog before the convention? How to engage the majority of voters who aren’t tuned in to the campaign yet.

Closing arguments set to begin in Edwards trial

Closing arguments are set for Thursday in the corruption trial of John Edwards, after his defense team rested its case without calling the former Democratic presidential candidate's ex-mistress to testify.

Donna Summer dies at 63

Donna Summer, the "Queen of Disco" whose hits included "Hot Stuff," "Bad Girls," "Love to Love You Baby" and "She Works Hard for the Money," has died, a representative said Thursday.

On third endorsement, Cain backs Romney

Herman Cain, who suspended his own bid for the GOP presidential nomination amid a flurry of allegations of past sexual impropriety, backed Mitt Romney Wednesday - his third endorsement after dropping out of the race.