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Major storm expected to snarl Thanksgiving travel in Northeast

CNN — If you're heading to the East Coast this Thanksgiving, you may want to get an early start.

Lung cancer battle: Time for action

 (CNN) -- For the 108,000 women who are diagnosed with lung cancer each year, Lung Cancer Awareness Month can be a lonely time of year.

Air fare is still going up, even as costs go down

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Some airline costs are going down, but ticket prices are still going up.

We love working on Thanksgiving!

Not everybody hates to work on Thanksgiving.

Congressional Black Caucus channels Ferguson 'slap in the face'

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus gave voice to the frustrations of demonstrators who gathered in Ferguson, Missouri, as well as places like Washington, D.C., Monday night to protest a grand jury's decision not to indict police offi

Streets of Ferguson smoldering day after grand jury declines to indict

This was Ferguson early Tuesday morning. Shattered glass from looted stores covered the asphalt. The smoke of tear gas lingered in the cold air. A no-fly zone imposed over the city.

'Cowardly Lion' costume sells for $3.1 million

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The Cowardly Lion costume worn by Bert Lahr in the 1939 classic "The Wizard of Oz" sold for nearly $3.1 million

Top 400 richest taxpayers earned an average $265 million in 2010

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The top 400 richest taxpayers not only earned a lot more money in 2010 than in 2009, they also took a smaller tax hit.