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Parade to end ban on gay groups

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 8:12am
The New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade will allow a gay group to march for the first time.
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Explore options when saving for college

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 8:00am
There are many college-savings options to consider, so compare and choose the plan that makes sense for your financial situation.
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CVS stops tobacco sales early

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:44am
The nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
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Arnault agrees to end luxe 'standoff'

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:37am
The fashion mogul Bernard Arnault’s LVMH and the Hermès luxury house have finally made peace, the companies say.
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Mass unemployment filing in AC

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:27am
More than 100 work stations will be set up to accommodate the newly jobless dealers, cocktail servers and other workers.
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These countries do business best

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:03am
The U.S. climbs further up the ranks of the world's most competitive economies, the World Economic Forum says in its annual report.
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Lower rates fail to fuel home buyers

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:00am
Interest rates for U.S. mortgages dropped to their lowest level, but that wasn't enough to move potential home buyers off the fence and into a house.
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The New Health Care: Per Capita Medicare Spending Is Actually Falling

The New York Times - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:59am
If the pattern continues, as the Congressional Budget Office forecasts, it will be a rarity in the Medicare program’s history.






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The world's most expensive hot dog

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:53am
Seattle's Tokyo Dog food truck has earned a Guinness World Record for most expensive hot dog.
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Putin: Ukraine must withdraw

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:47am
Russian President Putin has called on pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine to "stop advancing."
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Look at me! 16 selfies of the week

CNN - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:44am
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Small businesses boosted borrowing

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:26am
U.S. small businesses boosted borrowing in July to its highest level in more than seven years.
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US will 'degrade, destroy' ISIS militants: Obama

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:18am
President Barack Obama vowed to "degrade and destroy" the Islamist militant group behind the beheading of a second American journalist.
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GMO labeling foes triple spending

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:14am
Opponents of mandatory labeling for foods made with genetically modified organisms spent roughly three times their spending in all of 2013.
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Robertson on ISIL: Convert or kill

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:12am
The reality star says he's "not giving up," but that converting them "would be next to impossible."
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Obama vows justice for Sotloff

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:03am
He says that the murder will only "stiffen" American's convictions to fight against ISIL.
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Questions surround Ukraine cease-fire

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 5:49am
Petro Poroshenko's office said an agreement had been reached with Russia on a "permanent cease-fire" in eastern Ukraine, but Russia denied the deal.
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ISIS reportedly beheads American captive

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 5:40am
The monitoring organization, SITE Intel Group, said that ISIS had also threatened to execute a British captive, NBC reports.
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Is Romney really a loser for life?

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 5:13am
Simon says he could be the best un-Hillary in a crowded 2016 field.
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The 5 sleeper Senate races

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 5:11am
There are races that could be one shock poll from bursting onto the map in the final eight weeks.
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