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Delta profit flies through winter storms

ATLANTA -- Delta Air Lines Inc. reported a big boost in its first quarter profit, despite a multi-million dollar hit from thousands of flight cancellations during winter storms.

Atlanta-based Delta's quarterly net income of $213 million, or 25 ...

Disciplined IRS workers got bonuses, time off

More than 2,800 Internal Revenue Service workers who recently had been disciplined received millions of dollars in bonuses and time off as part of an employee recognition program, a new government audit shows.

The IRS has a program that rewards ...

New-home sales tumble in March; prices rise

New home sales plunged in March, another sign the spring home-buying season has started with a whimper.

Sales of recently built single-family homes fell 14.5 percent from February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 384,000, the Commerce ...

Web Winners: Don't waste that tax refund

Last-minute tax filers who were due money back from the Internal Revenue Service are just getting, or still awaiting, their refunds. Here are ways to decide what to do with the cash.

--Kiplinger.com says refunds, which average around $3,000, ...