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US Stocks Dip; Lower Oil Prices Weigh on the Energy Sector

Stocks prices slip in midday trading; energy companies fall as price of crude oil moves lower

Private Equity Fund Buying Cincinnati-Based Frisch's

Private equity fund to gobble up Cincinnati-based Frisch's Big Boy restaurants

Deere Boosts Guidance as Construction Offsets Ag Swoon

Solid 2Q sales in construction saves the day at Deere during a global agricultural downturn

Stocks Mostly Fall on Lower Oil Prices; Inflation Ticks Up

US stocks slip on falling oil prices, report on inflation; China stocks hit 7-year high

Grain Lower, Livestock Mixed

Grain lower on the CBOT, beef and pork mixed on the CME

Vanguard Natural Resources to Acquire Eagle Rock Energy

Vanguard Natural Resources to acquire Eagle Rock Energy Partners in $474 million deal

US Stocks Open Mostly Lower; Oil Price Slides

Early slide in energy stocks pulls indexes mostly lower; Deere, Campbell Soup gain on earnings

US Consumer Prices up a Slight 0.1 Percent in April

US consumer prices up in April for third month, giving Fed support to raise rates this year

Toyota Promises to Help Find Cause of Takata Airbag Defects

Toyota promises to help find cause of Takata airbag defects, says assuring safety is key

US Consumer Prices up Slightly in April; Drop in Energy Costs Mutes Overall Gains

US consumer prices up slightly in April; drop in energy costs mutes overall gains

McDonald's CEO 'Proud' of Pay Hike; Protesters Want More

McDonald's CEO says he's 'incredibly proud' of pay hike criticized by labor groups

Watch: Protesters Swarm McDonald's Headquarters

Minimum wage protesters, demanding $15 an hour starting pay, descend on McDonald's headquarters outside Chicago. The fast food chain is holding its first annual shareholder meeting under new CEO Steve Easterbrook.

Listing of Cars Affected by Takata Airbag Recall Not Updated Yet

The NHTSA says it has not yet updated its online list of cars affected by a Takata Corp. airbag recall.

Photos: F. Scott Fitzgerald's Party House Lists for $3.9M

F. Scott Fitzgerald and his wife lived here in the 1920's.

Texas-Sized 46-Bedroom Mansion Hits the Market

A Texas doctor wants to sell his mansion with a garage that fits nearly a dozen cars.

Watch: Swiss Bank UBS to Pay $545 Million Fine

The bank settles with U.S. authorities for its role in the manipulation of currency markets.

Watch: Patriots Owner: Will 'Reluctantly' Accept Deflategate Punishment

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, speaking at the NFL Owners Meeting in San Francisco, says he will "reluctantly" accept the NFL's punishment for the team's involvement in the Deflategate controversy, and won't appeal.

Watch: Walmart Whiffs on First Quarter Profit and Sales

Walmart, the world's largest retailer, reported nearly $115 billion in revenue, and $3.3 billion in profit last quarter. Unfortunately both figures missed Wall Street estimates.

Watch: Here's Why You May Never Need to Go to a Post Office Again

Rebecca goes one-on-one with Shyp CEO Kevin Gibbons who is revolutionizing the postal industry.

Watch: Record 222 Million Passengers to Fly This Summer

Trade group Airlines for America expects a record 222 million passengers will take to the skies this summer travel season, a 4.5% jump from last year.

Photos: Lakefront Homes

Lakefront Homes

Watch: The Must-Have Makeup Kit for the Traveling Working Woman

Rebecca Jarvis goes one-on-one with Stowaway Cosmetics Founder Julie Fredrickson on Real Biz.

ABC News Fixer Helps Hospital Patient Dogged By Collections Agency

ABC News Fixer has tips for medical consumers to help protect their cash.

Photos: For Sale: Minimalist Homes For Easy Spring Cleaning

For Sale: Minimalist Homes For Easy Spring Cleaning

Family Hit With Home Security Bill They Tried to Cancel

Vivint takes care of nearly $2,000 problem when ABC News Fixer starts asking.

US Is Still Only Industrialized Nation Without Paid Maternity Leave

In time for Mother's Day, advocates remind people that the U.S. is one of only three nations in the world that doesn't offer paid maternity leave.

Scammers Rent Out Occupied Houses

Experts are warning consumers about a scamming practice called scraping, in which fraudulent rental listings are created using photos from legitimate postings.

Man Leaves 7,000 Percent Tip for Waitress, Part of Teacher's Pay It Forward Movement

Mike from New York City left his server $3,000 on a bill for $43.50 last week.

3 Secrets to Buying a Used Car

I???ve been a consumer and investigative reporter for 20+ years and in that time I???ve seen it all.

Servicemember Can???t Escape Phone Bills After Deployment

German telecom co. zeroes out vet???s account after ABC News Fixer asks questions.

This Homeless Man Just Discovered His Forgotten Bank Account Collecting Pension

A homeless man in Tampa, Florida, discovered a forgotten bank account, which had been collecting pension over the years, police said.

Woman Watches in Horror As Prepaid Debit Account Drained by Thieves

The ABC News Fixer lends tips for people considering prepaid cards.

Stolen Tax Refund Scam: What to Do If You're Among the 100K Victims

You may be feeling great that you've filed your taxes before the deadline, but make sure you're not among those whose tax refunds will be stolen.

My Number One Consumer Tip

I???ve been a consumer and investigative reporter for 20+ years and in that time I???ve seen it all.

How to Make Clothing Return Process Wrinkle-Free

ABC News Fixer reader labors to get refund on pricey leather jacket.

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