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Fed to big banks: You need even more capital

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Big banks have taken many steps during the past few years to ensure that they have enough capital on hand in case of anoth

Baby on board! Southwest flight diverted for birth

 (CNN) -- Baby's first flight took on a whole new meaning when a woman gave birth aboard a Southwest Airlines flight in midair Tuesday morning

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton involved in vehicle wreck

  (CNN) -- Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was taken to a hospital after the truck he was traveling in crashed in Charlotte,

An end to the battle for the armrest?

 (CNN) -- Could this device finally bring a peaceful end to the great arms race in the sky?

1 slice of royal wedding cake sells at auction for $7500

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- A slice of Prince William and Duchess Catherine's wedding cake sold at auction on Friday for an unexpected $7,500.

28 Internet acronyms every parent should know

(CNN) — If you think you are tech savvy all because you know what "LOL" means, let me test your coolness. Any idea what "IWSN" stands for in Internet slang?

Senate to release report on Bush-era interrogation techniques and policies

U.S. Marines are on heightened alert. So are the CIA and the White House, for that matter. Politicians on both sides of the aisle also are ready to enter the fray.

New Orleans' top priority: Cut its murder rate

In the face dwindling budgets and changing societal needs, the nation's mayors are using innovation to solve their most pressing problems.

Gas: $2 and still falling

Two dollar gas is making headlines right now, but prices at the pump are still sliding lower. Prices well below $2 a gallon could be common nationwide by spring, 2015.