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Maritime boom: More hands needed on deck

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 8:26am
Crowley Maritime plans to hire 600 workers as the energy boom has increased demand for jobs on vessels from tankers to tugboats.
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Teen catches 700-pound swordfish

CNN - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 8:24am
A 17-year-old reeled in a swordfish that weighed nearly 700 lbs. off the coast of Florida WPTV reports.
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Missing 4-year-old boy found

CNN - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 8:16am
A 4-year-old Florida boy who was missing after four bodies were found near his home, has been found safe, authorities say.
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7 ways to resurrect a 'dead' river

CNN - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 8:09am
Opinion: It's the "most endangered" river in the country, but it's not too late for California's San Joaquin, writes CNN's John Sutter. Here are 7 ways you can help revive the river.
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Delaware governor's office says racy tweet was accidental

CNN - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 8:08am
Delaware Gov. Jack Markell's office apologized Thursday for a tweet containing a link to a racy photo of a woman wearing what appears to be leather straps around her neck and chest.
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Succession-plan tips for small business

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 8:00am
Even successful small-business owners drag their feet with succession planning. CNBC shares four tips to get started.
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Navy veteran loses his nose waiting for treatment

CNN - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 7:58am
Edward Laird is one of the faces behind the VA scandal -- a face he says is disfigured because he had to wait so long for treatment.
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Yelp wins round in extortion case

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 7:39am
Yelp can lower or raise the rating of a business depending on whether it advertises with the company, a federal appeals court ruled.
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O'Reilly invites Psaki, Harf on show

POLITICO - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 7:23am
He extends the invitations after being charged with using sexist language.
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U.S. identifies coalition against ISIL

POLITICO - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 7:11am
Kerry points to nine nations that could help the U.S. fight the terrorist group in Iraq and Syria.
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High school only? 10 best employers

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 7:03am
College is expensive. If you are armed with only a high school diploma, you may wan to start with these companies.
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Solid US employment growth eyed

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:57am
U.S. job growth likely accelerated in August and the unemployment rate probably fell to 6.1 percent, offering evidence of momentum in the economy.
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Justice Dept. Promotes Lawyer to No. 3 Post

The New York Times - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:55am
Stuart F. Delery, a senior Justice Department lawyer who argued on the government’s behalf in a crucial appeals court case on same-sex marriage, has been named acting associate attorney general.

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Apple adds security alerts for iCloud users

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:45am
Apple is planning additional steps to keep hackers out of user accounts in the face of the recent celebrity photo scandal.
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Starbucks to test two new store designs

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:29am
Starbucks announced two new types of stores aimed at the growing demand for upscale reserve coffee and a separate test of an "express" store.
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Elon Musk unveils Tesla's 'gigafactory' plans

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:24am
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reveals details of Nevada's giga-deal with Tesla Motors which is expected to create 6,500 jobs when the plant is fully operational.
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Baby not breathing ... app to the rescue?

CNN - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:21am
CNN affiliate KXLY reports on a smartphone app used in Spokane, Washington, that helped save the life of an infant.
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CFOs: Inversions a shareholder helper

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 6:00am
The latest CNBC Global CFO Council survey shows CFOs believe tax inversions are a good deal for shareholders and a justifiable move for companies.
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NFL facing blitz on TV blackout rule

POLITICO - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 5:04am
FCC rule appears to be on last legs after drawing increased scrutiny in D.C.
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Clinton and Crist: The odd couple

POLITICO - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 5:04am
A campaign rally in Miami will test the strength of a relatively new relationship.
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