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Union oil workers go on strike

Yet another headache for U.S. oil producers: Union officials are calling for a strike.

The United Steelworkers union asked union workers at nine U.S. refineries to stop working after a national contract covering dozens of oil facilities expired at mi...

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Here are the drivers of future economic growth

The American economy is reinventing itself.

Gone are the days of excessive leverage and the dominance of Wall Street. Gone are the days when the stock market --and U.S. economy -- had to be led by banks.

"The U.S. economy is transitioning from a finan...

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Obama: 'I'm proud of saving the economy'

Six years after taking office amid a deep economic recession, President Barack Obama is looking back on his successes with a smile.

"I'm proud of saving the economy," Obama told CNN's Fareed Zakaria in an interview on Tuesday when asked what he is mos...

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Shotgun silencer: Not really silent

This is the thing about gun silencers: They're not really silent.

They're not even what you would call quiet. Unless you consider jackhammers to be quiet.

That's why the gun industry prefers to call them suppressors, because they suppress, rather than...

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What Super Bowl? 'Ad Bowl' has already begun

The Super Bowl is Sunday evening, but the Ad Bowl is already underway.

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Korean Air flight attendant testifies in 'nut rage' case

A Korean Air flight attendant testified Heather Cho, the former vice president at Korean Air and the daughter of the airline's chairman, was berated her for serving macadamia nuts.

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Will Soylent solve our food problems?

Statistically speaking, the end of January is where New Year's resolutions go to die. According to a study by the University of Scranton published last year in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, after one month has passed, over a third of those who'...

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Who actually benefits from Obama's 'Middle Class Economics'?

President Obama says he's all about the middle class. But a Tax Policy Center fellow says many in the middle class won't benefit from Obama's proposal.

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Radio host Medved says he has cancer

Popular conservative radio host Micahel Medved has stage three throat cancer, and is taking a leave of absence while undergoing treatment.

Medved told his listeners on the air and in a letter on Friday afternoon.

"I always knew that it would take somet...

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January was a terrible month for stocks

Investors probably wished they had hibernated this January. It was the worst month for stocks since this month last year.

The Dow shed 3.7%, the S&P 500 has lost 3.1%, and the Nasdaq is over 2.1% lower.

Talk about a bad start to the year. A quick glanc...

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KRDO NewsChannel 13's tax pro, Tom Baltuskonis answers your tax questions.

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KRDO's tax pro Tom Baltuskonis is live in studio to answer questions about fiscal cliff legislation and taxes on paychecks.

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