NewsWatch: Why the American Dream is unraveling, in 4 charts

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The upper-middle-class families author Robert Putnam profiles separate themselves into affluent suburbs, with their own public schools and social spheres. As a result, poorer children not only face hardships but also lack models of what is possible. They are effectively cut off from opportunity. See full story.

Where is Chevy’s ‘baby Camaro?’

Chevy’s Code 130R concept coupe sparked speculation about a small performance car. See full story.

6th-generation Camaro stands up to Mustang

Leaner, lighter, faster, tighter — whether or not you can tell from the pictures, the Chevrolet Camaro, Generation 6, lifts everything a couple more pegs. See full story.

Hitting the road? 5 travel trends for this summer

As the summer travel season quickly gets under way, pack your patience and a sense of adventure. See full story.

Europeans prefer to have modest weddings, and splurge on a house instead

In the aftermath of the Great Recession, many Europeans are having low-key weddings. See full story.

MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE

China, where driving a Buick and drinking a PBR are signs you’ve made it. See full story.

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