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CDK cyberattack leaves thousands of car dealers spinning their wheels -- "Everything is frozen, everything is tied up," one auto dealership owner said after cyberattacks crippled software maker CDK Global.

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Super Bowl parade shooting survivors await donations as bills pile up -- "We're really broke right now," said one survivor of the shooting during the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl celebration.

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Did you receive an unsolicited package? It might be a brushing scam. -- Receiving a product in the mail you didn't order can indicate a scam, consumer advocates warn. Here's what to know.

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FDA gives green light to menthol flavored e-cigarettes for first time -- Parent groups and anti-tobacco advocates blast FDA move to authorize vaping brand Njoy to market its products to the public.

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CDK cyberattack shuts down auto dealerships across the U.S. -- A cyberattack has disrupted the transaction systems for 15,000 car dealerships across the U.S.

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580,000 JoyJolt glass coffee mugs recalled over burn and cut risks -- JoyJolt brand coffee mugs can break when filled with hot liquids, leading to serious injuries, safety regulators warn.

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Amazon to stop using plastic air pillows in packages -- Amazon said customers will notice that the air pillows are missing from the orders starting in July.

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Trump's 10% tariff proposal is actually a $1,700 tax, economists say -- Former President Donald Trump is floating a 10% across-the-board tariff on all U.S. imports. But economists warn consumers would pay the price.

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Facial gum is all the rage on TikTok. So does it work? -- Young men are chomping on "mastic" gum in hopes of getting a chiseled jawline. Here's what dentists have to say.

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3 SIGNS IT'S TIME TO REFINANCE YOUR HOME EQUITY LOAN -- Refinancing your home equity loan could result in better terms. Here are three signs it may be time to do so.

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Looking for a low mortgage rate? Pay attention to these 3 upcoming dates -- Are you looking to secure a low mortgage rate? Then be prepared to act on these upcoming dates.

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Why you may want to refinance your mortgage soon

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6 CREATIVE WAYS TO FIND A LOWER MORTGAGE RATE THIS SUMMER, ACCORDING TO EXPERTS

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Is your credit card debt in collections? 7 ways to get rid of it -- Having an account in collections can be stressful and damaging to your finances. Here's how to tackle the issue.

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Severely delinquent credit card debt is rising. Here are 6 ways to tackle yours now.

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Best debt relief companies

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Tesla sales drop as competition in electric vehicle market heats up -- Tesla accounted for 80% of electric vehicle sales in the U.S. in 2020, but that figure fell to 55% last year.

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Virtual valentine: People are turning to AI in search of romance -- The generative artificial intelligence boom has led to the emergence of romantic companion bots.

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Apple halting Apple Watch Series 9 and Ultra 2 sales. Here's why. -- Apple said it will stop selling the devices later this month in order to comply with a U.S. import ban.

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Elon Musk restores X account of far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones -- Alex Jones, the conspiracy theorist known for his fake news site InfoWars and his false denial of the Sandy Hook massacre, was permanently banned from Twitter in 2018.

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Think twice before scanning a QR code - here's why -- More than 90 million consumers will scan a QR code this year. But the technology can also facilitate identity theft.

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Elon Musk says advertiser boycott at X could "kill the company" -- The billionaire owner of X took a defensive tone, saying that "the whole world will know that those advertisers killed the company."

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OpenAI says Sam Altman returning as CEO days after board sacked him -- OpenAI co-founder Sam Altman says he's looking forward to returning to the company, with the support of Microsoft's CEO, to build the 2 companies' "strong partnership."

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Elon Musk says X will donate ad, subscription revenue tied to Gaza war -- Musk, who is under fire for supporting an antisemitic post, said the money will be donated to hospitals in Israel and to the Red Cross in Gaza.

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Microsoft hires Sam Altman 3 days after OpenAI fired him as CEO -- Altman landed at Microsoft, the biggest investor in OpenAI, as former Twitch leader Emmett Shear was named OpenAI's new chief executive.

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Gen Xers are nearing retirement. About half say they need a miracle. -- Older Gen Xers are turning 59 this month, when they can withdraw retirement assets without a penalty. But many don't have enough saved.

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This small U.S. town is considered the best place to retire. Here's why. -- With a relatively low average monthly cost of living and a low crime rate, this little-known town has a lot to offer retirees according to one report.

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Two-thirds of boomers nearing 65 don't have enough saved for retirement -- The U.S. is reaching "peak 65," marking the largest retirement wave in American history. But the financial outlook for many is grim.

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Here's how much Americans say they need to retire -- Americans are underprepared for retirement, with the average account holding just $88,400 in savings.

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America's retirement age of 65 is "crazy," BlackRock CEO says -- BlackRock CEO Larry Fink said that longer life expectancies are "putting the U.S. retirement system under immense strain."

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