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Free climbers summit El Capitan

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:33pm
Nineteen days. Three thousand feet of some of the hardest climbing in the world. And just their bare hands and sticky-soled shoes to get them up the granite-faced monster known as the Dawn Wall.
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Robocallers targeting your cellphone

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:31pm
Companies want to change the law so that it's legal to make robocalls to your cellphone, TODAY reports.
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After 37 years, pet gator seized

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:30pm
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Hedge fund managers pick top 2015 ideas

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:30pm
The results are in for this special investing contest, judged by top hedge fund managers.
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Cabbie's tip was HOW BIG?

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:28pm
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130-year-old rifle found propped against tree

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:28pm
The Winchester Model 1873 was found in the Nevada desert.
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Why Mitt Romney wants in on 2016

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:24pm
I suppose we should have seen it coming, really. Back in the fall, when Romneyworld was buzzing about another candidacy, the storyline was this: It's in the realm of the "truly hypothetical," I was told, with a strong suggestion that Mitt Romney would only run as part of a late-entrant party-savior scenario. "A lot of people ...are rooting for him to get in," said one inside source. "Romney's not one of them."
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One month without a Hillary Clinton headliner

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:23pm
As the 2016 race heats up on the Republican side, with a new Super PAC, donor check or staffing announcement dropping every hour since Christmas, Hillary Clinton's schedule has been notably empty.
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Your flu shot may not be effective

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:21pm
More than three-quarters of Americans who got this season's flu shot could get the virus anyway.
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Why Google wants to be a money lender

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:10pm
LendingClub has shown us what it means to have Google as a strategic investor. The companies are jointly providing loans to small businesses.
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Google ending current Glass program

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:06pm
Google will stop selling the current version of Google Glass and reorganize the business behind it, the company said on Thursday.
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The rich-poor tax debate

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:03pm
Does a study finding an "unfair," rich-poor balance in state and local taxes offer an accurate picture of U.S. taxation?
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Oil is not well for this country

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 1:17pm
The rout in crude oil prices is also punishing one of the world's wealthiest nations: Norway.
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IMF's Lagarde: Surprised by Swiss

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 1:06pm
The IMF chief says it's "a bit surprising" the Swiss central bank didn't contact her ahead of its stunning monetary move.
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Millennials love Center City Philly

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 1:03pm
Better jobs and higher rents are pushing more young Philadelphians to buy homes in the city's downtown.
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Housing is about 75% back to normal

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 12:59pm
Using home sales, prices, construction, mortgage delinquencies and millennial hiring, Trulia says housing is almost back.
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Here's what the Swiss move just exposed

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 12:51pm
The Swiss move to unpeg the franc proves the euro is like a bad, bad marriage, says Jake Novak. Here's what should happen next.
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Target to shut down in Canada

CNBC - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 12:31pm
Target Corp said Thursday it would shut down its Canadian operations, ending long-term speculation over the viability of the struggling business.
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