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Squeezed middle class look to dollar stores

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- With the economy recovering at only a snail's pace, consumers are still feeling pinched and are on the hunt for the best bargains. For many, that now means shopping at dollar stores.

Child care more expensive than college in many states

Child care costs continue to soar, with prices so high in some parts of the country that they exceed tuition at state colleges.

LAX Shooting: The latest on the suspect, the victims and the warning that may have come too late

After a weekend of intense investigation, authorities are piecing together more details about Friday's fatal shooting at Los Angeles International Airport -- including the suspect's behavior earlier in the week and a warning from his fa

Stocks: How much juice does the market have?

The bulls may just keep on running.

Honda recalls minivans over brake issue

Honda is recalling 344,000 Odyssey minivans for a sensor issue that can cause the vehicle to brake on its own.

Alligator captured in Chicago's O'Hare Airport

Carrying an alligator bag on an airline flight is fine, but live alligators are banned from boarding. That might explain why a toothy reptile was slithering around Chicago's O'Hare International Airport on Friday.

San Fran to be turned into Gotham City for 'Batkid'

A 5-year-old boy named Miles doesn't know it yet, but he's about to have a big day of crime fighting ahead of him.

Boston Red Sox parade reclaims marathon finish line

Six months ago, the finish line of the Boston Marathon was a scene of smoke, blood and death.

Day after shooting, all terminals reopen as LAX works to get back to normal

Los Angeles International Airport completed the reopening of all its terminals early Saturday afternoon, when business finally resumed at the terminal where a TSA officer was fatally shot a day earlier.

Google releases Nexus 5 phone with Kit Kat

Google on Thursday released its latest candy-themed mobile operating system: Android 4.4, more deliciously known as Kit Kat.