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3 pontential problems for Alibaba IPO

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:10pm
The glittery initial public offering, which prices Thursday evening, may not be all gold.
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Hill debate shifts: What next on ISIL?

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:09pm
Hearings look to the future of a U.S. military campaign against the militants in Iraq and Syria.
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Safety drill kills hero bus driver

CNN - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:04pm
During a safety drill, a bus began rolling down a hill. The bus driver was killed while saving a student.
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7.3M enrolled in Obamacare plans

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:03pm
It was the first official enrollment update since shortly after the open enrollment season ended in April.
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Three stocks to avoid post-Fed: Pro

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:03pm
Avoid these stocks right now, says Bespoke's Hickey.
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Fed takes enforcement against Santander

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:00pm
The Fed took an enforcement against Santander, saying the bank should not pay out dividends without prior written approval.
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Household debt grows sharply in Q2

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 12:00pm
The federal debt grew at the slowest pace since 2007 in the second quarter, the Federal Reserve said on Thursday.
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Well: Artificial Sweeteners May Disrupt Body’s Blood Sugar Controls

The New York Times - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:59am
New research in mice suggests artificial sweeteners may disrupt the ability to regulate blood sugar, causing changes in metabolism that can be a precursor to diabetes.






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James Clapper said he spoke in error about NSA surveillance as he rolls out new intel strategy

FOX News - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:44am
James Clapper, the director of national intelligence, denied Thursday that he lied to Congress about government surveillance last year, and he rolled out a new national intelligence strategy that includes principles of ethics for intelligence officers.
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Top city for millionaire growth: Dallas

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:36am
Dallas was the fastest-growing city in 2013 when it comes to new millionaires, according to a new report.
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What does Alibaba's IPO mean for Yahoo?

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:34am
Yahoo will sell part of its stake in Alibaba when the firm goes public and could receive $6 billion after taxes.
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Police: Man dared to do doughnuts caused $14K in damage to other vehicles by kicking up rocks

FOX News - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:29am
Police say a Pennsylvania man caused more than $14,000 damage to several other vehicles when he took a dare to do a "doughnut" with his pickup truck in a bar parking lot.
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Buy Alibaba AFTER it opens: Analyst

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:24am
"I do have a buy rating," said Neil Doshi, analyst at CRT Capital Group. But not all market watchers share his optimism.
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Look at me! 22 selfies of the week

CNN - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:23am
An injured athlete, politicians, socialites, cute dogs, Beyonce and airborne vegetables all make appearances in this week's collection.
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Slain trooper mourned

CNN - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:23am
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Firm: Health care still big in midterms

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:22am
An analysis says the issue has been the subject of more campaign commercials than any other.
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Will this bold Alibaba call payoff?

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:07am
In The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: A buy rating on Alibaba; rough housing numbers; and Apple's privacy push
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Poroshenko appeals to US for more support

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:05am
Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko appealed to the U.S. to support Ukraine's freedom and democracy before unrest spread to other areas with large Russian populations.
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'Meet the Press' returns to third place

POLITICO - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:00am
The network had also tried to tame expectations in the wake of Chuck Todd's initial win.
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Alibaba to price in existing range

CNBC - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 11:00am
Alibaba will price within its existing range of $66 to $68 a share, CNBC has learned from sources familiar with the situation.
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