LIVE: Dream Big event

1:30 p.m. ET: Hillary Clinton, Sonia Sotomayor and Julian Castro visit the Bronx as part of a Dream Big event run by the Bronx Children's Museum.

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Water faucet

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Detroit campaign wants you to pay residents' past-due bills

A new online campaign is helping Detroit residents keep their water turned on, even if they are behind on their bills.

Big Mac

Courtesy McDonald's

Introducing the $7.76 Big Mac

Would you pay $7 for a Big Mac? If you took your U.S. dollars to Norway, that's how deep the exchange rate would set you back. There, a McDonald's Big Mac costs 48 Norwegian kroner, which translates to $7.76 in U.S. dollars.

Ebola virus

CDC

Ebola outbreak: Time to test vaccines?

Ebola virus disease is sweeping across West Africa in the largest outbreak of the virus to date.

New York Stock Exchange floor

CNN

Stocks: 6 things to know before the open

Markets look set to chalk up another week of gains, barring surprises Friday. .

Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner

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Argentina is now very close to default

The clock is ticking. Argentina will default in just a few days unless the country can find a way to satisfy creditors that are owed roughly $1.5 billion.

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Chinese homebuyers are flocking to these US states

Chinese buyers are now the biggest international players in the U.S. housing market and some states are seeing billions of dollars in real estate deals as a result.

Time-capsule home

Jeffrey Hogue/CNN iReport

Some buyers want 'time-capsule houses'

In today's housing market, still struggling to rebound, homes stuck in another century might seem like they'd be difficult to sell. But some buyers are interested in "time-capsule houses" -- especially those built in the middle of the 20th century.

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Citi inks $7 billion mortgage settlement

Citigroup agreed to pay $7 billion to settle charges that it packaged bad mortgages during the run-up to the financial crisis.

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SXC

A check is in the mail for 6.8 million people

More than 6.8 million Americans will get a refund from their health insurer this summer.

Money

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Global economy still limping along

The world economy is stuck in low gear even as the risks to growth mount, the International Monetary Fund said Thursday.

Late mail delivery

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Your mail delivered. After dark

Mail is supposed to hit your mailbox before 5 p.m. But thanks to cost-cutting measures and a shrinking work force, U.S. Postal Service letter carriers in cities are delivering mail in the evening as many as two days a week, or more.

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