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Which ‘swans’ are on market radar?

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:08pm
Volatility measures suggest investor complacency, but a wedge of looming swans may disrupt the calm this summer, Societe Generale said.
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Congress punts

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:07pm
Democrats and Republicans agree the best strategy this election year is to punt on big decisions.
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Issues pile up in Congress

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:07pm
A series of crises is forcing Washington to wake up and pay attention.
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Apple now a value stock: Analyst says

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:57pm
BGC Financial's Colin Gillis expects earnings to drive Apple shares lower.
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Nazi war crimes suspect hospitalized in the US

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:51pm
A Nazi war crimes suspect accused of aiding in the killings of 216,000 Jewish people at a death camp and now awaiting an extradition hearing has been hospitalized.
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Akin Gump now largest lobbying firm

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:44pm
The group overtakes struggling Squire Patton Boggs in quarterly revenues.
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U.S. Advises Americans to Put Off Travel to Israel

The New York Times - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:38pm
The State Department warning essentially expanded a longstanding advisory that Americans should avoid the West Bank and not travel to Gaza.
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Gartman: 3 ways to play Russian turmoil

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:29pm
Dennis Gartman of "The Gartman Letter" lays out three ways to play the increasing geopolitical tensions out of Russia and Ukraine.
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Well: How Many Americans Are Lesbian, Gay or Bisexual?

The New York Times - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:27pm
Gary J. Gates, a demographer, discusses the challenges in obtaining reliable survey information about lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgenders.
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Honeywell CEO: Algae fuel ‘for real’

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:18pm
Imagine making fuel from algae rather than petroleum. Honeywell says it’s possible right now.
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Soldier had on protective gear when bear mauled him during training exercise at base in Alaska

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:11pm
Officials say a 26-year-old Alaska Army National Guard soldier was wearing a combat helmet and other protective gear when he was attacked by a bear while participating in a training exercise at a military base.
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8 reasons the market isn’t worse

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:08pm
Jim Cramer finds the relative strength in stocks somewhat curious, given the widespread geopolitical unrest.
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JetBlue pilot among 6 arrested in police investigation of drug dealing near Boston park

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:02pm
A JetBlue pilot is among six people arrested in an investigation of drug dealing in Boston.
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2 officers who may testify in theater shooting trial fight subpoenas for disciplinary records

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:00pm
The city of Aurora and two police officers who are potential prosecution witnesses in the Colorado theater shootings case are fighting attempts by defense attorneys to get the officers' disciplinary records.
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Tsarnaev friend convicted of obstructing Boston bombings probe

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:52pm
A federal jury on Monday found a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty of obstructing the investigation into the 2013 attack.
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Dodd-Frank not final chapter: Dodd

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:47pm
Four years after the Dodd-Frank was signed into law, its co-authors said it isn't the last chapter on reform.
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Netflix off by a penny, sales in line

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:44pm
Netflix reported slightly lower-than-expected earnings while revenue was in line with estimates, thanks user growth.
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Don't blame Malaysia Airlines

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:36pm
Les Abend says threat information that pilots respond to is only as good as the intelligence from air traffic controllers and cooperating governments. And none of it is a match for a radar-guided missile
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Theater Review: ‘Clinton: The Musical’ Makes Everybody Look Bad

The New York Times - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:34pm
In “Clinton: The Musical,” a former president is so conflicted that he is portrayed by two actors and the humor is so low that Kenneth Starr wears leather and fishnet.
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Back to business Tuesday with Apple

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:32pm
Despite the shadow of geopolitics, earnings from seven Dow components and Apple could make a back to business Tuesday.
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