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Iconic U.S. appliance brand goes Swedish

An iconic U.S. appliance brand is about to become Swedish. General Electric is selling its century-old appliance business to Electrolux for $3.3 billion.

Guinness goes blonde for U.S. market

CNNMoney — Fancy a pint of the not-so-dark stuff? Guinness, maker of the famed Irish stout often called "the dark stuff," is rolling out a new lager aimed at American beer drinkers.

Say what? Boy, 9, goes joy riding in city bus, police say

(CNN) — A Saskatoon driver who stole a city bus and bumped into two other vehicles won't lose his license, police in the Canadian city said. That's because the alleged culprit is only 9 years old.

Hikers evacuated from Yosemite as wildfire spreads rapidly

Helicopters plucked hikers from atop Yosemite's Half Dome peak and other parts of the national park after a wildfire spread rapidly.

Chick-Fil-A founder dead at 93 years old

Chick-fil-A announced to its employees Monday morning that founder S. Truett Cathy died at the age of 93. He died peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones.

William and Kate expecting second child

 A big announcement out of Buckingham Palace Monday morning. Prince William and Princess Kate are expecting their second child.

AMC grabs 'Walking Dead' companion series pilot

(CNN) -- AMC isn't settling for just one "Walking Dead." The network has ordered a pilot for a companion series, according to Entertainment Weekly.

Mysterious events forced family out of Utah home

Salt Lake City, UT (KUTV) -- The family currently renting the home formerly owned by Josh and Susan Powell says they have moved out.

Dallas Ranks #7 in Bedbug Infestations

DALLAS (KDAF) -- —"Good Night, Sleep Tight…" Yeah, yeah, don't let the bedbugs bite. We know the rest of the line. This cute little rhyme is no joke.

5 big trends shaking up the job market

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The job market is not exactly smokin' hot, but it's an improvement over recent years.