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Gravediggers earn $30,700 a year—here’s how much other creepy jobs pay

Job description: A person who slaughters animals and prepares meat.Median pay: $31,100Education level needed: High school Job description: Cemetery managers oversee the maintenance and administration...

Land O’Lakes ends contributions to Iowa Republican Steve King after questions about ‘racist’ remarks

Land O'Lakes said Tuesday it would no longer support Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, with campaign donations, just a day after being asked about making...

Ex-Valeant, Philidor executives get prison for fraud

A former executive at Valeant Pharmaceuticals International and the former head of a start-up mail-order pharmacy were sentenced to one year in prison on...

Whitey Bulger, Boston gangster, found dead in prison at 89

James "Whitey" Bulger, the murderous Boston gangster who benefited from a corrupt relationship with the FBI before spending 16 years as one of America's...

Stephen Hawking’s personal items are up for auction (including a $189,000 thesis) — take...

The auction will also offer documents and letters and other items by or associated with Albert Einstein, Charles Darwin and Sir Isaac Newton. It will...

Southern California suffers its worst housing slump in over a decade

Higher mortgage rates and overheated home prices hit Southern California home sales hard in September. The number of new and existing houses and condominiums sold...

Pharma’s support of Trump’s drug pricing plan is fraying heading into midterms

Last quarter, Pfizer Chief Ian Read was upbeat on the Trump administration's plan to lower drug prices, even after a Trump tweet that led...

Sleep expert suggests this simple 2-part strategy to stop your mind from racing

There are plenty of issues that can cause sleeplessness. You might be excited about becoming a parent or receiving a promotion. You might be...

Apple’s new MacBook Air blows the regular MacBook out of the water on price...

On Tuesday, Apple finally gave the MacBook Air a big upgrade. I only spent a few minutes with it, but I already think it's...

Disney bought Lucasfilm six years ago today and has already recouped its $4 billion...

Disney's purchase of "Star Wars" production company Lucasfilm is proving to be one of the smartest acquisitions ever made in corporate America. The deal, worth...