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NYT plans cutbacks in newsroom staff

CNBC - 14 hours 5 min ago
The NYT plans to eliminate about 100 newsroom jobs, as well as a smaller number of positions from its editorial and business operations.
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New Federal Guidelines Aim to Rid Schools of Racial Inequality

The New York Times - 14 hours 11 min ago
The Obama administration will urge public schools to ensure that all students have equal access to good teachers, advanced courses and quality facilities.

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Will Oct. spook markets?

CNBC - 14 hours 14 min ago
October could have a list of market demons to contend with—from a U.S. monetary policy shift to geopolitical issues that include Hong Kong.
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Body of missing Realtor found

CNN - 14 hours 23 min ago
The body of missing Arkansas realtor Beverly Carter was located soon after police arrested and charged a suspect in her murder.
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Unsolved cases tied to Hannah Graham?

CNN - 14 hours 26 min ago
The disappearance of a young college student in the fall is haunting Virginia once again.
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Suspect in Kentucky high school shooting in custody

CNN - 14 hours 30 min ago
The suspect in a shooting at a Kentucky high school that left one student injured is in custody, a spokeswoman said.
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Wife Accused of Killing Bell Gardens Mayor Released After Questioning

The New York Times - 14 hours 49 min ago
Prosecutors will consider whether to bring charges against Levette Crespo, who the authorities say killed her husband during a domestic dispute.

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Square competes with small-biz lenders

CNBC - 14 hours 58 min ago
Square is the latest payment processor to offer merchant cash advances that take a hefty cut on credit card sales.
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Private payrolls show growth: ADP

CNBC - 14 hours 59 min ago
Private payrolls rose about in line with expectations, thanks to sharp growth in small business and service sector hiring.
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Don’t let sudden wealth leave you broke

CNBC - 15 hours 15 sec ago
With 70 percent of newly wealthy people going broke within a year, advisors caution clients to manage new money wisely.
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Thoughtful investors mull social impact

CNBC - 15 hours 2 min ago
Social impact investing enhances risk-adjusted returns while generating a positive social and environmental impact.
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Coke's new stock plan: Pay for peformance

CNBC - 15 hours 2 min ago
Coca-Cola adopted new guidelines for its 2014 equity plan, the beverage giant announced on Wednesday, in an effort to incentivize performance.
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First case of Ebola in the U.S. diagnosed -- now what?

CNN - 15 hours 12 min ago
In this age of modern air travel, it was just a matter of when, not if.
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Armed private guard rode elevator with Obama

CNBC - 15 hours 14 min ago
A private guard who rode an elevator with Obama in violation of Secret Service protocol has convictions for assault and battery, according to reports.
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Amazon, Disney close to settling dispute

CNBC - 15 hours 26 min ago
Amazon appears close to settling a nearly two-month dispute with Disney during which Amazon stopped offering Disney DVDs for preorder, WSJ reported.
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Brookfield wins bankrupt Revel Casino

CNBC - 15 hours 42 min ago
Brookfield Asset Management has won the auction for Atlantic City's bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel, said a source familiar with the situation.
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Roubini reveals his black swan scenarios

CNBC - 15 hours 53 min ago
Economist Nouriel Roubini has revealed the key flashpoints that are keeping him up at night, which he believes could hit "rationally complacent" financial markets.
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US spends millions a day to fight ISIS

CNBC - 15 hours 54 min ago
The cost of the American military campaign against ISIS likely has passed $1 billion.
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School spending is widening wealth gap

CNBC - 16 hours 9 min ago
Education is supposed to help bridge the gap between the wealthiest people and everyone else. Ask the experts, and they'll count the ways.
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Live blog: HK protests going strong on National Day

CNBC - 16 hours 16 min ago
Tens of thousands of Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters marked China's National Day by staying on streets, defying calls to disperse "immediately."
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