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6 colleges that give you the best bang for your buck

Colleges with the best bang for your buck Tuition and student debt levels are soaring. So which schools provide the best return on your investment? These six topped Payscale's list.

10 courses every golfer should play

  The weekend of the 2014 Masters -- the first major golf tournament of the year -- invariably acts as a siren call to anyone who owns a set of clubs.

World's top 25 travel destinations

  You blinked and a quarter of the year flew by. It's time to plan a vacation.

KISS, Nirvana among Rock Hall of Fame inductees

The 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony Thursday celebrated some of the industry's greatest legends the best way it knew how: by turning up the music.

Billy Joel surprises NY school kids at tribute concert

When a New York elementary school invited rock star Billy Joel to a tribute concert of his greatest hits, the last thing they expected was for him to actually show up.

Ferrari pays record bonuses to workers

If you're revving to get a job in the auto sector, Ferrari is the way to go. The luxury Italian automaker is paying record bonuses to reward workers for helping increase sales and profitability to record levels in 2013.

Hillary Clinton cracks jokes after woman throws shoe at her in Vegas

A woman threw a shoe at Hillary Clinton during a speech in Las Vegas on Thursday. But the former Senator and Secretary of State took it all in stride.

Amazon offers employees $5,000 to quit

Amazon is offering its warehouse employees up to $5,000 to quit their jobs, even as the company is in the process of adding workers and locations.

Scientist say 'Jesus' wife' papyrus is not fake

A team of scientists has concluded that a controversial scrap of papyrus that purportedly quotes Jesus referring to "my wife," is not a fake, according to the Harvard Theological Review.

Samsung Galaxy S5: Just a slight upgrade

Samsung's biggest challenge isn't deciding what to add to it's new smartphones, but figuring out what to leave off.