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Fed glitch may cost doctors millions

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:59pm
"It's beyond understanding why we'd be penalized after making such an investment," a physician says.
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Can you name a government branch?

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:46pm
A new poll shows that one in three Americans can't name a single part of the government.
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10% of Americans went to work high

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:42pm
A new survey has found 10 percent of American workers have showed up to their jobs high. Are you surprised? Here’s what employers can do about it.
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Feels like Alibaba cures cancer

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:35pm
No, Alibaba doesn't actually cure cancer; however, some traders say it's lifting stocks ahead of its IPO tomorrow.
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Obama's new battle—resistant bacteria

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:29pm
President Obama ordered federal departments to launch an effort to combat the growing health threat of bacteria resistant to antibiotics.
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What the Fed's dream trade looks like

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:28pm
The Fed may have triggered an early look at its dream trade: short-term yields rise gradually and longer-term rates rise more slowly.
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Clinton: No 'secure floor' for women

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:26pm
The discussion is in many ways the early seeds of her platform for a potential 2016 bid.
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Are we building too many homes?

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:18pm
With plenty of vacant homes, there’s just not enough demand to necessitate building more new homes. So why are they being built?
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Scotland vote & US investors: O'Neill

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:13pm
U.S. investors should be concerned about Scotland's vote on independence, Jim O'Neill says.
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Obama veteran joins Clark Hill

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:08pm
POLITICO Influence: The president's former aide joins the firm as director of government affairs.
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Yum axes restaurant logo after uproar

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:52pm
The logo, which featured a five-pointed red star led to complaints from some members of the Vietnamese-American community.
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Alibaba's first day: Will it impress?

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:49pm
What can markets expect when Alibaba starts trading?
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W.H.: 'Strong confidence' in DWS

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:47pm
White House spokesman Josh Earnest faces questions about criticism of the DNC head.
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'Stupid' policy hurting economy: JPM pro

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:46pm
A top Wall Street market analyst thinks the government is hurting the economic recovery through bad policy.
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Hard hit Tampa housing making some strides

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:39pm
Crushed by the housing crash, Tampa is still seeing some weakness but is finally beginning to return to a normal market pace.
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Discovery to rebrand Hub, broaden market

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:34pm
Discovery plans to rebrand its Hub Network as Discovery Family, in an attempt broaden its ad prospects.
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How Alibaba stacks up to tech titans

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:25pm
Alibaba's expected valuation is about $175 billion. Here's how that compares to other tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and Apple.
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Whither will Scottish kilt prices go, eh?

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:23pm
No matter which way Scotland votes on independence, experts say kilt prices won't go akilter.
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Flake: Send Reid, McConnell to island

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:18pm
The costar of "Rival Survival" says that might curb partisan gridlock in Washington.
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Microsoft cuts 2,100 jobs

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:15pm
Microsoft laid off 2,100 employees as a part of a previously announced restructuring plan.
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