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White House monitored JPMorgan breach

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:55pm
More than three months after the JPMorgan breach, the source of the hacking is still unclear, The New York Times reports.
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Rising rates will push up federal deficits

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:54pm
With interest rates expected to start rising soon, the good news on shrinking federal deficits is only temporary.
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What analysts know about HP split-up

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:54pm
Hewlett-Packard executives told analysts what will happen post-split, Re/Code reports.
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Why we haven't cured Ebola yet

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:41pm
Drug companies are moving to test vaccines and treatments for Ebola, but their full effect might not be felt until the next outbreak.
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Ebola-related shares fall

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:41pm
Shares of pharmaceutical companies working on Ebola treatments fell after the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States died.
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In market battle, shorts are winning

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:15pm
Stocks with high levels of short interest had been a leader, before the trend recently reversed.
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Fed minutes: 'Considerable time' debate

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 2:05pm
The Fed remained on its easy-money course at last month's meeting, allaying fears it might start raising rates sooner than expected.
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GT bankruptcy: A warning to Apple suppliers

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 1:59pm
Apple supplier GT Advanced Technologies's bankruptcy offers a dramatic illustration of how Apple can put the screws to suppliers.
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'Micro learning' might land you a job

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 1:55pm
More start-ups are creating digital education tools including short online videos to help train workers and narrow the skills gap.
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‘Herd should come back': US Trust CIO

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 1:55pm
A selloff in stocks would provide a good entry point for investors, Chris Hyzy says.
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US orders Ebola screening at airports

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 1:38pm
Federal officials have ordered agents at airports and other points of entry to observe all arriving travelers for signs of Ebola.
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JC Penney sinks after warning on sales

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 1:10pm
Shares in retailer J.C. Penney fell sharply on Wednesday after the company said same-store sales growth this quarter would be less than forecast.
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These hedgies gain on 'perfect storm'

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 1:09pm
Macro hedge fund bets finally paid off in September, helping reverse an otherwise miserable year.
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FBI: Help identify this ISIS militant

CNN - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 1:05pm
The FBI on Tuesday asked for the public's help in identifying an English-speaking militant who appeared to help execute Syrian soldiers in an ISIS recruitment video released last month.
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VA moves to fire execs in scandal

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 1:02pm
The VA says it took action against four senior execs for reasons ranging from unethical behavior to the misuse of VA resources.
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Menus show signs of a slim-down

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:46pm
Items introduced last year by big restaurant chains clocked in at 12 percent fewer calories, a new study found.
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Sears stock falls on bearish reports

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:46pm
Sears Holdings stock is tanking after reports that three insurance firms for its suppliers are shying away from the company.
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Yovo app makes privacy more social?

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:36pm
Yovo, an app that encompasses both photo privacy and social media sharing, launches.
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Final investing frontier: Nigerian beer

CNBC - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:31pm
Frontier markets aren't just volatile natural resources bets. They should be considered for any global stock portfolio.
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