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It's Hurricane Season: A Stark Reminder That You May Need Flood Insurance

It's Hurricane Season: A Stark Reminder That You May Need Flood Insurance

As the East Coast prepares for the arrival of Hurricane Florence, it is a scary reminder that we need to prepare yet again for Mother Nature. Far too many people still get caught off guard and just don't think about buying flood insurance. Give us 60 seconds and we'll tell you why you should consider it.

The Next Big Crisis: Drinking Water

The Next Big Crisis: Drinking Water

Forget oil. The next global crisis will come out of your tap, and for billions of people, it has already begun.

Week Ahead: Wall Street Looks to Jobs Report as North Korea Meeting Less Certain

Week Ahead: Wall Street Looks to Jobs Report as North Korea Meeting Less Certain

Market movers will return from a long weekend to no shortage of events. Here's what you need to know.

Most Popular Home Renovations and How to Pay for Them

Most Popular Home Renovations and How to Pay for Them

Homeowners want finished basements and decks, but they'd get better returns from stone veneer and garage doors. When your home equity is footing the bill, choose home improvements wisely.

What Infrastructure Does the U.S. Really Need?

What Infrastructure Does the U.S. Really Need?

Democrats have proposed their own version of an infrastructure bill. But America needs a 21st Century perspective on what to build.

Rhesus Monkeys in Florida Could Spread Killer Herpes Virus to Humans

Rhesus Monkeys in Florida Could Spread Killer Herpes Virus to Humans

Academics are urging Florida's wildlife agency to consider the monkeys a public health concern.

2018 Resolutions? Learn About Bitcoin and Max Out Your 401k

2018 Resolutions? Learn About Bitcoin and Max Out Your 401k

Resolutions are often made to be broken -- so consider these some "suggestions" to help create a fiscally, physically and mentally successful 2018.

10 Ways Global Warming Will Change Your Personal Finances

10 Ways Global Warming Will Change Your Personal Finances

Global warming will make life more expensive for everybody. Here are a few ways it's heading for your wallet.

Antibiotic-Treated Meats Are Threatening Our Health, WHO Warns Farmers

Antibiotic-Treated Meats Are Threatening Our Health, WHO Warns Farmers

It may be time to go vegan. The widespread overuse of antibiotics in healthy livestock and at fish farms will make current medications ineffective by 2050, health officials warn.

From Dungeons to Unmarked Graves -- Wall Street's Haunted History

From Dungeons to Unmarked Graves -- Wall Street's Haunted History

Not just the ghosts of bad trades past reside in the storied area of downtown Manhattan.