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The business behind the #hashtag

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- From a tech tool to a pop culture reference, the hashtag has come a long way since it was first popularized by Twitter.

Drone crashes at White House

(CNN) A Secret Service officer on the south side of the White House complex observed a "quad copter" drone, approximately two feet in diameter, flying at a low altitude early Monday morning, a spokesperson for the department said, add

Miss Universe Pageant

Miss Colombia has been crowned Miss Universe. Paulina Vega beat out contestants from 88 other countries who participated in the pageant Sunday in Miami.

NYC mayor: Coming storm like 'we've never seen before'

 A monster snow storm is expected to slam into the northeast Monday and Tuesday, dumping what could be up to 3 feet of snow in Boston and New York

Bears overdose on chocolate bait

Four black bears that died in the New Hampshire woods last year overdosed on chocolate bait, wildlife officials said this week.

USA vs Mexico tickets to go on sale

The U.S. Men's National Team will play longtime rival Mexico, presented by AT&T, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, on Wednesday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m. CT.

Beware of tax season scam

(CNN) - A phone call demanding an immediate payment to the IRS sounds pretty scary. That's likely why it's a favorite among scammers, according to the Internal Revenue Service.

Marco Rubio moving towards 2016 bid

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is moving forward with preparations for a potential presidential bid, bringing on a new finance director and planning a fundraising swing across California next week, CNN has confirmed.

Jerry Lee Lewis motorcycle sale

 Jerry Lee Lewis's 1959 Harley-Davidson could become the most expensive motorcycle ever sold at auction when it's goes under the hammer Saturday in Florida.

IRS warns about phone scams

A phone call demanding an immediate payment to the IRS sounds pretty scary. That's likely why it's a favorite among scammers, according to the IRS.

'Am I Going Down?' New app analyzes odds of your flight crashing

If you're flying on a Boeing 777 Cathay Pacific flight from Hong Kong to Los Angeles on any given day, there's a one in 4,068,434 chance that your plane will crash.

Putting balls to the test

What kind of difference would a deflated ball make to those who throw and catch footballs for a living?

51 measles cases linked to Disneyland

Happiness isn't the only contagious thing at Disneyland in California.