Charity Scams: 'Simply Isn't The Manpower' To Uncover Them

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Experts See Economy Turning Corner In 2011

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Faith Leaders: How To Handle Hardship Over Holidays

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Holiday Procrastination: Delay Can Pay

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When it announced that it would use ethanol in its racing fuel, NASCAR joined a wider trend in the United States. Jared C. Tilton /Getty Images for NASCAR hide caption

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NASCAR Gives Ethanol Green Flag; Who Will Follow?

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Fancy Gifts Vs. Necessities: The Shopping Divide

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After Record-Lows, Mortgage Rates Are Rising

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In this file photo from 2001, a migrant child sits atop a pile of unrecyclable computer waste imported to Guiya, China, from other countries. Basal Action Network hide caption

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After Dump, What Happens To Electronic Waste?

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Shopper Monica Eaves, with her daughter, Sophia, 2, shops for holiday gifts at The Grove outdoor mall in Los Angeles on Tuesday. A strong start to the holiday season is raising confidence that the consumer is back and that 2011 could be a better year for the economy than expected. AP Photographer/AP hide caption

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Are We Headed Toward Economic Recovery?

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Visions Of Energy Efficiency Danced In Their Heads

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A Dying Investment Banker Makes Best Of Odds

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High Gas Prices Compete For Holiday Shoppers' Cash

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Teddy Roosevelt, a powerful proponent of the estate tax. AP hide caption

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How We Got From Estate Tax To 'Death Tax'

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The Hard Truth: Companies Don't Hire Unemployed

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Madoff's Victims May Still Have More To Lose

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