2012

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'Feel Good' Start To The Year For Consumers

Spending rose 2.7% in January compared to the previous year with the high street doing better after a tough Christmas period.
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Buick shows off Cascada in Super Bowl 50 wedding ad

GM introduced the new Buick Cascada to America during Super Bowl 50 with the help of two celebrities and a wedding.             
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Fiat Chrysler salutes Jeep history in Super Bowl 50 ads

Fiat Chrysler's first Super Bowl 50 ad was a pictorial salute to Jeep and its owners over the last 75 years.             
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WATCH: Lady Gaga performs the national anthem at Super Bowl

Lady Gaga gave a rousing rendition of the National Anthem at one of the world's biggest stages: the Super Bowl.
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WATCH: The best Super Bowl movie trailers

LOS ANGELES - Super Bowl Sunday isn't just for football and snacks -- it's also for ads and movie teasers in particular, with spots released ahead of the Big Game mixing the latter two.
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Carolina Panthers 10-24 Denver Broncos: Peyton Manning wins second Super Bowl

PETER CARLINE AT THE LEVI'S STADIUM: It really is simple: defense wins championships. Especially one featuring MVP Von Miller and cohort De Marcus Ware.
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Popular Finance

Earthquake: 3.2 quake strikes near Willow Creek, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Sunday evening 13 miles from Willow Creek, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:12 p.m. Pacific time at a dept
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Rescuers race to find survivors in Taiwan quake; 117 trapped in rubble of apartment tower

When Lee Nien-tzu arrived at the toppled apartment complex before dawn Saturday, she could have felt shock at the scale of the ruins, disorientation at having just experienced a major earthquake,
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Arrests in 1989 El Salvador priest massacre elicit shock, happiness - and a hope for justice

Felix Kury stumbled across an article online Friday night, and his memory shot back 26 years. El Salvador's national police force, he read, had finally arrested four of the men linked to the 1989
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Gustavo Dudamel and YOLA at the Super Bowl: Too brief, but still a win

How disappointing was it that Gustavo Dudamel and Youth Orchestra Los Angeles were relegated to accompanying Coldplay and singing along with Chris Martin, Beyoncé and Burno Mars? It was disappoint
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Pet Food Pantries Offer Relief to Animal Owners Struggling With Bills

The pantries have sprung up across the country to help people who view their pets as family, and spend their last dollars on a can of Purina.
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Oct-Dec GDP today: Exports shrinking, investment muted; will low base boost growth?

India's economy probably lost momentum towards the end of 2015 on dwindling domestic and global demand even as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) eased policy four times to boost growth last year, a Reut
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China FX reserves fall almost $100 bln to lowest since May 2012

China's foreign reserves fell for a third straight month in January, as the central bank dumped dollars to defend the yuan and prevent an increase in capital outflows. China's foreign reserves fell $9
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First look at Krang, Bebop and Rocksteady from 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' sequel

After butchering the origin story of classic cartoon villain Shredder in the live-action "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" movie, the turtles are back for a sequel. But this time they're not mucking
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Women's boxing hopes to gain traction from Holly Holm's UFC victory over Ronda Rousey

Among the millions who watched former boxing world champion Holly Holm outpunch Ronda Rousey to set up a stunning upset was Mauricio Sulaiman. The head of the World Boxing Council's pulse raced at
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