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CBS News - Business

Cities banning gas in new homes because of climate change -- As states and cities set ambitious clean-energy goals, they're moving to eliminate the "cleaner" fossil fuel. -- Dec 6

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Critics: Fidelity charity fund gives to "hate groups" -- Mutual fund giant's affiliated charitable fund gave $330,000 to a group that equates homosexuals with pedophiles. -- Dec 6

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How hedge fund giant Cohen could change Mets -- Potential deal for ball club would take billionaire Cohen from boyhood fan and minority shareholder to eventual owner. -- Dec 6

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3 major Medicare costs will jump in January -- Original Medicare premiums and deductibles for 2020 will take a bigger bite out of Social Security payments. -- Dec 6

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Artist eats banana duct-taped to wall that sold for $120,000 -- Two of the three editions have been sold and last one is expected to go for $150,000.

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Lawmakers near agreement on parental leave for federal workers -- The agreement would trade a major expansion of benefits to federal workers for a legacy initiative of President Trump's.

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Elon Musk "pedo guy" tweet not defamatory, jury rules -- British cave explorer sought $190 million from Musk for allegedly branding him as a pedophile during a Twitter spat. -- Dec 6

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You can put a ring on it for less this engagement season -- Sweethearts may luck out with savings of a few hundred bucks on diamonds, thanks to drop in China tourism in U.S. -- Dec 6

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Peloton ad costs the company and shareholders $1.6 billion -- Even Wall Street seems to hate the fitness equipment maker's TV commercial that some have panned as sexist. -- Dec 5

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China: We'll waive tariff hikes on U.S. soybeans and pork -- Conciliatory move comes same week Donald Trump suggested he'd wait until after the U.S. election for a settlement. -- Dec 6

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Chipotle has nurses to ensure workers are sick, not hungover -- Restaurant chain's CEO touts improved-safety practices after health scares including a norovirus outbreak in 2017 -- Dec 6

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Hiring surged in November as GM workers ended strike -- A whopping 266,000 new jobs were created last month, while unemployment ticked down to 3.5%. -- Dec 6

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One city might do away with apartment security deposits -- Scrounging up the lump sum can make it hard to afford a roof over your head. Cincinnati just might have a solution. -- Dec 5

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Uber: 3,000 sexual assaults reported in U.S. rides in 2018 -- The report comes as the ride-sharing company faces increased scrutiny​ over the safety of riders - and drivers - who use the app. -- Dec 6

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A small urban farm has a big impact on young lives -- Urban Roots started as one man's dream to create a refuge for local youth. It's grown to serve the entire community.

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Spice company links farmers around the globe with American palates -- Ethan Frisch founded Burlap & Barrel after discovering new flavors during his time as an aid worker in Afghanistan

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The Farmer's Dog tests pet food recipes on humans -- A sick dog led this co-founder to start a human-grade dog-food business

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Rent and swap furniture as your lifestyle changes -- A furniture startup called Feather allows nesters to rent home items so they aren't weighed down by physical belongings

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Joe Ricketts on free enterprise, the engine that drives America -- Despite a pending recession, the founder of Ameritrade says the country's strength continues to come from job opportunities created by new businesses

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How gig economy workers can save for retirement -- Several types of plans are available, but figuring out which one is right for you can be confusing, so here's some help

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When delaying your Social Security benefits pays off -- The impact of your age when you begin collecting benefits can be more financially significant than you think

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Claiming Social Security too early costs Americans $3.4 trillion -- Only 4% of retirees claim the benefit at the optimal time. Everyone else is losing out on $111,000 per household

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Hardship withdrawals from your company's 401(k) -- The rules for hardship withdrawals are strict and the costs of taking money from your future retirement can be sky-high

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What to do in your 20s and 30s to be set in your 60s and 70s -- Millennials take note: The key to retiring on time is starting to save money early. Follow this advice from experts

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