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Big Data: Who is buying your personal information?

Big Data: Who is buying your personal information?

(CNN) -- What do political candidates, debt collectors, insurers and thieves have in common? They are all buying your most personal information from data brokers. Here's what they are using it for. 1. Political candidates
URGENT - Tennessee Holly Bobo Case

URGENT - Tennessee Holly Bobo Case

(CNN) -- Remains found over the weekend have been confirmed to be that of Holly Bobo, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations said Monday night. Bobo, a nursing student, was last seen in April 2011. She was 20 years old.
Another Trump-named casino in Atlantic City files for bankruptcy

Another Trump-named casino in Atlantic City files for bankruptcy

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Another Atlantic City casino with the Trump name is in trouble. Trump Plaza Associates, the company that runs the Trump Taj Mahal, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on Tuesday.
'Gone With the Wind' exhibit: Frankly, we still give a damn

'Gone With the Wind' exhibit: Frankly, we still give a damn

- Like her green curtain dress, Scarlett O'Hara may be slightly tattered and worn, but she refuses to become a relic of the past.
Ray Rice firing not enough, says senator who wants 'special scrutiny' of NFL

Ray Rice firing not enough, says senator who wants 'special scrutiny' of NFL

 For Sen. Richard Blumenthal, the Ravens' firing of running back Ray Rice on Monday doesn't come close to addressing how the NFL deals with domestic violence.
Justin Bieber won't face charges in limo beating case

Justin Bieber won't face charges in limo beating case

LOS ANGELES (CNN) -- The charge that Justin Bieber assaulted his limo driver in Toronto in December has been dropped.
Michelle Obama hits the campaign trail

Michelle Obama hits the campaign trail

President Obama may not be a welcome sight on the campaign trail for Democrats in many key Senate races, but the first lady is a different story.
'Gone With the Wind' exhibit: Frankly, we still give a damn

'Gone With the Wind' exhibit: Frankly, we still give a damn

(CNN) -- Like her green curtain dress, Scarlett O'Hara may be slightly tattered and worn, but she refuses to become a relic of the past.
Ebola Fast Facts

Ebola Fast Facts

(CNN) -- Here's some background information about Ebola, a virus with a high fatality rate that was first identified in Africa in 1976.
Flash floods slam Arizona, Nevada; 1 killed

Flash floods slam Arizona, Nevada; 1 killed

Record-setting rains slammed the southwestern United States on Monday, turning roadways into rivers as flash floods washed away cars.
Missing nursing student Holly Bobo's remains found in Tennessee

Missing nursing student Holly Bobo's remains found in Tennessee

After three years of searching, the remains of Holly Bobo have been found in Tennessee.
Rebels sold Steven Sotloff's location to ISIS for thousands, family rep says

Rebels sold Steven Sotloff's location to ISIS for thousands, family rep says

The family of slain American hostage Steven Sotloff believes ISIS paid as much as $50,000 to rebels who alerted the militant group that the journalist had entered Syria, a spokesman told CNN.
Officials wonder why extremists are drawn to Cambridge mosque

Officials wonder why extremists are drawn to Cambridge mosque

The mosque on Prospect Street is not only Cambridge, Massachusetts,' largest mosque, but it is also the city's only mosque.

Mountain lion attacks boy, 6, on trail near Cupertino, CA

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; authorities were searching for a mountain lion that attacked a 6-year-old boy on a hiking trail near Cupertino on Sunday afternoon.
Jobs Report: Signs of strength, pockets of pain

Jobs Report: Signs of strength, pockets of pain

Friday's jobs report was disappointing to just about everyone. But looking beyond the measly 142,000 jobs created in August there was some good news mixed in with the bad.