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Uber Debate Divides Democrats Over 'Sharing Economy,' GOP Moves In

By Nicholas Riccardi | Jul 28
The debate over ride-hailing firm Uber is laying bare divides in the Democratic Party and on the left about how to handle the new "sharing" economy. Republicans are hungry to exploit that ambivalence and make inroads into the wealthy tech sector.

Getting Tested Again: Municipal Bond Funds Face More Stress

By Stan Choe | Jul 27
One worry after another has hit the municipal bond market in recent years. Puerto Rico may not be able to repay its $72 billion in debt. That's significant because half of all muni-bond funds have some Puerto Rican bonds.

Clinton Says She's Confident about Proper Handling of Emails

By Catherine Lucey | Jul 26
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said she never knowingly sent or received classified information using her private email server and did not know what messages were being cited by intelligence investigators as classified.

Social Security Disability Fund to Run Dry Next Year

By Stephen Ohlemacher, Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jul 23
The 11 million Americans who receive Social Security disability face steep benefit cuts next year, the government said, handing lawmakers a fiscal and political crisis in the middle of a presidential campaign.

Citi to Refund $700 Million for Deceptive Card Practices

By Ken Sweet | Jul 23
Nine million credit card customers will receive refund checks from Citigroup after U.S. regulators forced the bank to repay $700 million and fined it $70 million for illegal and deceptive practices.

Former Obama Adviser David Plouffe on Uber's Vision & Critics

Jul 23
The on-demand car app is taking to the airwaves in New York with a blunt message aimed at Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city's taxis.

Consumer Alert: True Cost of Discounts at Factory Outlets

Jul 23
Consumer Reports editor Tod Marks joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss whether companies are cutting corners and inflating prices at outlet stores.

Cost of Insurance Forcing Many in Detroit to 'Drive Dirty'

By Corey Williams | Jul 22
Many drivers in Detroit find it tough to pay their auto insurance premiums, which are the highest in the nation at more than $5,000 a year for full coverage.

Medicaid Enrollment Surges, Stirs Worry About State Budgets

By Christina A. Cassidy | Jul 22
More than a dozen states that opted to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act have seen enrollments surge way beyond projections, raising concerns that the added costs will strain their budgets when federal aid is scaled back starting in two years.

Judge OKs $60 M Settlement in NCAA Video Game Case

Jul 20
A federal judge approved a $60 million settlement for college athletes in a class-action lawsuit filed against the NCAA and video-game maker Electronics Arts.

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