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After-hours buzz: Chevron, Gap & more

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 5:26pm
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Chevron, PriceSmart, Gap & more.
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Uninsured rate tumbles: Gallup

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 5:25pm
The percentage of people in the U.S. who lack health insurance has fallen to a six-year low of 13.4 percent.
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Still unable to fill jobs: Employers

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 5:04pm
A new survey reports that many businesses are having more difficulty finding workers in 2014 than last year.
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TGI Fridays' move could spark trend: Pro

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 4:52pm
TGI Fridays' endless appetizer promotion may have a ripple effect across the industry, one restaurant analyst said.
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Making it work for $2.13/hour, plus tips

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 4:46pm
A new study calls for an end to the $2.13 an hour federal tipped minimum wage.
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Alaska Air gets bigger overhead bins

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 4:45pm
Alaska Airlines will be the first carrier to get Boeing’s new Space Bins, designed to stow six standard-size, carry-on bags, NBC News reports.
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Toxic stew brewing for stocks

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 4:43pm
Stocks sold off earlier on concerns about the global economy, but the real worry for the market is the earnings season.
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China to press: Don't help foreigners

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 4:04pm
China tells its reporters they face fines and more if they work with foreign news outlets.
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IRS worker campaigned on help line

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:58pm
The incident is not related to the extra scrutiny the agency gave tea party-linked applicants.
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Cheers! US brewery count tops 3,000

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:56pm
The Brewers Association reports the total number of breweries in operation at the end of June has topped the 3,000 mark.
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Safety plays for today’s market: Pros

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:45pm
Two market pros explain where they are looking to make money in this market, and what names are on their buy list.
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Icahn calls for caution on US markets

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:38pm
Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn said on Thursday that it is time for investors to tread carefully after the run-up in U.S. stock markets.
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Online doctor visits gaining ground

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:34pm
Visiting a doctor online, which is also known as telemedicine, is gaining support among insurers and employers, and for good reason.
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Judge: IRS must take oath on emails

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:30pm
A federal judge orders the IRS to explain under oath how it lost emails connected to Lois Lerner.
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Verizon stock jumps after CEO's remarks

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:22pm
Verizon shares rose after CEO Lowell McAdam divulged parts of the company's second-quarter results in an interview with CNBC.
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Johnson ramps up border projections

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:05pm
The huge influx of migrants will place a strain on agencies that will need money, he says.
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Google Glass and mind control

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 3:02pm
Google's controversial Glass product will soon be able to be controlled by your mind.
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Obama on impeachment: 'Really?'

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 2:56pm
"You hear some of them: 'Sue him! Impeach him!' Really? For what, doing my job?"
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As Gold and Gambling Lose Their Luster, Deadwood Seeks a Spark

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 2:55pm
As more states legalize casinos, dissipating the power of that lure, the South Dakota town is trying to restyle its history and offerings into a new tourist-friendly package.

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‘Game of Thrones’ boosts this country

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 2:47pm
The wildly popular "Game of Thrones" TV series could also help re-establish Croatia's reputation as a location for film making.
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