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California Democrats Surrender, Pass Consumer Online Privacy Act

Gov. Jerry Brown and the Democrat-controlled California legislature surrendered to privacy advocates and passed some of the world’s strongest online protections to prevent a November initiative vote on even stronger protections.

Boxes of Kellogg's Frosted Flakes cereal are seen displayed inside a Wal-Mart store July 28, 2003 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois. With strong company wide sales rising 17.3 percent, Kellogg's has said its second quarter earnings beat Wall Street's expectations. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Adam Johnson: Kellogg’s ‘Taking Their Eye off the Ball’

Adam Johnson, the Bullseye Brief author and former Bloomberg Television anchor, says that Kellogg’s is making a grave mistake by “taking their eye off the ball” and picking a political fight with Breitbart News at the behest of left-wing groups.

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Jim Cramer: 2015 to Be Good Year for Consumers, Housing

On Thursday’s broadcast of NBC’s “Today,” CNBC “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer forecasted 2015 to be an improvement for the American economy, with the possibility of pitfalls abroad being the only thing to interfere. “This is a year where the