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You don't have to wait until Sunday. Many companies are already airing their Super Bowl 2011 commercials days before the Big Event. The goal is to create a pre-game buzz around their ads. Check out our favorites, so far.
02/04/2011 04:49 pm
As its economic clout rises, Germany sheds its postwar identity, becoming more assertive in Europe and the world.
01/30/2011 01:09 pm
In Pictures Germany Inc
If you're wondering how financial planner Charles Failla sees the next decade of investing and beyond, consider this: Both his 3-year-old son and 18-month-old daughter are studying Mandarin. "That gives you some idea about my conviction on emerging markets," says Mr. Failla, principal at Sovereign Financial Group in New York. While the "jury is still out on the US – which has a lot of problems to fix – I am very optimistic about China and India over the next 20 years." There's plenty of advice about what investors should do for 2011. But where do financial pros suggest you put your money through 2020? Here are five themes for the new decade:
01/13/2011 02:22 pm
Car of the year award went to GM. Ford grabbed truck of the year. US automakers are rebounding.
01/11/2011 10:41 am
In Pictures Opening day of the 2011 Detroit Auto Show
Like Americans, Germans get frustrated by big government, but they share a conviction that it has a mandate to provide security and help citizens help themselves. America's ideological standoff over government's role, meanwhile, is paralyzing its politics and thwarting economic progress.
12/29/2010 09:45 am
A total of 66 cars were designated the 2011 safest cars, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced Wednesday. They include 40 cars, 25 SUVs, and one minivan, which “do the best job of protecting people in front, side, rollover, and rear crashes,” the institute says. Here are the 2011 safest cars, listed alphabetically by automaker. Did your dream car make the cut?
12/23/2010 10:24 am
A thrift store chain attracts the middle class by redefining the secondhand experience
10/16/2010 10:30 am
Angry Birds is a time-waster. And 'Mad Men' actor Jon Hamm thinks wasting time with furious birds and surly pigs is A-OK.
09/27/2010 12:37 pm