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8 tax audit red flags

Budget cuts at the IRS may mean fewer audits this year. But that doesn't mean everyone will get away scot-free. While chances are low that your return will be targeted by the IRS, why put yourself at risk at all?

Lawsuit says Purina food harms dogs; company denies allegations

NATIONAL NEWS (CNN) — Beneful dry dog food produced by Nestle Purina PetCare has "resulted in serious illness and death of thousands of dogs," a lawsuit says.

Stock markets around the world break records

NEW YORK (CNNMONEY) — Pat yourself on the back if you had money in the stock market today.

Lawsuit says Purina food harms dogs; company denies allegations

Beneful dry dog food produced by Nestle Purina PetCare has "resulted in serious illness and death of thousands of dogs," a lawsuit says.

Groan with the wind: The South gets hit with another winter storm

A few weeks ago, metro Atlanta's resident groundhog, Gen. Beauregard Lee, was the toast of the town when he predicted an early spring for the South.

Obama rejects Keystone XL bill

(CNN) — President Barack Obama, exercising his veto power for the first time in five years, rejected on Tuesday a measure green-lighting the construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline.

Early consumption may prevent peanut allergy, new study suggests

(CNN) — Parents who have children with food allergies know all too well about the headaches in keeping their lives "nut-free."

15 million workers still earn under $10 an hour

NEW YORK (CNNMONEY) — Many are saying "Hallelujah" and "finally" to news that Walmart is raising wages. Target and other major retailers are feeling pressure to do the same.

Google bans porn from Blogger

Google will ban pornography from being shown publicly on its Blogger site.

The cold, hard truth: The winter of 2015 has gone on too long

What's up with this winter? It's the last week of February. Isn't the weather supposed to be getting better, not worse? New England is a lost cause. The upper Midwest is more like Siberia.