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Alibaba courting Chinese consumers

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:48am
Alibaba plans to bring Chinese consumers to U.S. retailers through a major courtship initiative.
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The Chanos cases against Intel, Tesla

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:42am
Jim Chanos reveals to CNBC he's been short Intel. He also talks about why Tesla is "not a change-the-world company."
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Swiss shock no 'game changer' for gold?

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:36am
Gold traded near its highest level in four months and close to logging its best week of trade in ten months.
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7 habits of do-it-yourself investors

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:30am
Think you have what it takes to be a do-it-yourself investor? Here are 7 essential traits needed to be successful.
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Chanos: Drilling for cheap oil over

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:20am
Jim Chanos told CNBC he's been short major oil firms because the shale explosion has been "uneconomical for drillers."
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Davos: More women in 2015–but don’t get excited

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:02am
There will be more women at this year’s meeting of the global business elite in Davos, after a controversial fall in female attendance in 2014.
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The Great Wall of Saudi Arabia?

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:00am
Saudi Arabia has been constructing a 600-mile barrier on its border with Iraq since September, with the aim of keeping out ISIS militants.
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Fixing the US STEM problem: Bill Nye

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:00am
Bill Nye, "The Science Guy" weighs in on how to fix the US's problem of not being able to fill millions of STEM jobs.
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The Dirty Dozen: Porn's biggest stars

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 7:00am
Fans are the key to success, as studios look for sure bets and tend to invest more in films starring those actresses.
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Dish, Fox News reach deal

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:50am
The Fox News and Fox Business channels returned on Thursday to satellite TV provider Dish Network's lineup after both sides agreed to a multiyear deal.
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Swiss move pressures ECB: Analyst

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:27am
Markets will see further elevated volatility if the ECB does not step up to market expectations, Jeremy Stretch said.
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More banks targeted for mortgage securities fraud

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:24am
NY's top law enforcement official plans to help bring more fraud cases against the world's biggest banks for selling shoddy mortgage-backed securities before the financial crisis.
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US, UK to hack banks to test security

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:13am
U.K. and U.S. security services could hack their countries' own banks, in order to test their defences against cyberattacks.
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Obama Proposes Tapping Private Investors to Fund Infrastructure Projects

The New York Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:06am
A tax proposal and administrative actions are an attempt to pay for roads, bridges, water systems and broadband networks without using any new federal money.
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Walker hits Clinton in RNC speech

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:02am
"You look at everything that people dislike about Washington, and she embodies it."
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Mt. Gox CEO suspected of running Silk Road

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:00am
An agent investigating Silk Road told jurors that the former chief of the Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange may have been the mastermind behind the black market website.
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Value investor: Fox earnings double

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:00am
Jason Subotky looks for companies that play important roles in promising business sectors.
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Meeks: Apple to ride out correction

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 6:00am
Paul Meeks is confident that the U.S. stock market is strong, making any dips good buy opportunities for Apple.
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Obama nears limit of executive powers

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 5:33am
The list of actions he can take without Congress dwindles.
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No risk of 'deflation spiral': German minister

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 4:21am
Despite data showing that the euro zone has slid into deflation, Germany's deputy finance minister dismissed fears of a downward spiral of prices.
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