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Texas blast called 'preventable'

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:27pm
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board blames a fertilizer company and regulators for the 2013 explosion that killed 15 people and ravaged a small Texas town.
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Obama visits landslide scene

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:26pm
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Putin strategy: Good cop/bad cop

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:18pm
Alexander Motyl says as Russian President Putin snarled at Ukraine, his foreign minister was signing a conciliatory accord with the West. Whatever the game, the accord is a major stand down by Russia
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Holder: Sotomayor 'courageous'

POLITICO - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
Eric Holder lauded Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's dissent in the Michigan affirmative action case, calling it "courageous."
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Storied Central Park eatery to reopen

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:40pm
The new owners of Tavern on the Green say the resurrected eatery isn't just for tourists or celebrities anymore.
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Why Common Core tests are bad

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:39pm
Nicholas Tampio says teachers should not be pressured to teach to the Common Core tests and drain school budgets.
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Apple is working on Siri for TV: Report

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:33pm
Lines of code found in Apple's iOS7 SDK suggests that Apple is working on building its voice-activated application Siri into Apple TV—at some point.
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Yes... I deserve a raise! Or free food!

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:33pm
Many Americans think that they make enough money, but some think that they are unfairly paid—and want the problem fixed.
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Obama dines on $300 Tokyo sushi

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:33pm
President Obama ate at Tokyo's exclusive Sukiyabashi Jiro—of the film "Jiro Dreams of Sushi"—on a state visit to Japan.
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More high school grads go right to work

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:26pm
About 66 percent of the graduating class of 2013 enrolled in college last fall, the lowest number of enrollees since 2006, a new report said.
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Car signed by 50 basketball stars for sale

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:17pm
A 2002 Aston Martin Vanquish signed by more than 50 famous basketball players, including Michael Jordan, is up for auction.
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Apple to get bruised tomorrow?

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:09pm
Apple's quarterly report could send shares sharply lower even if the company hits earnings estimates—if history is any guide.
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Manning name change approved

POLITICO - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:58pm
A judge grants the request to formally change the name of the convicted whistleblower.
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Risqué names reap rewards for some firms

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:58pm
Nowadays, the bar for grabbing attention has moved higher—or, more precisely, lower, The New York Times reports.
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Sriracha war burns on as pol woos plant

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:52pm
Rep. Tony Cardenas is inviting Huy Fong Foods to his district as around the factory locals complain about pepper fumes.
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Cleaver: Ryan fell into 'mouth trap'

POLITICO - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:50pm
The Missouri Democrat criticizes Ryan's controversial comments on poverty.
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Lovable losers investors can't resist

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:48pm
Here are some of the money-losing companies investors love,USA Today reports.
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Art Cashin warns: S&P could drop 2% soon

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:45pm
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services tells CNBC's Mary Thompson why the S&P could fall all the way back to 1840.
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Hayden joins Washington Times

POLITICO - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:44pm
The former CIA and NSA director will write a bimonthly column called "Inside Intelligence."
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McConnell hits Bevin on cockfighting

POLITICO - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:42pm
The Senate minority leader plans to unveil a new radio spot lampooning his primary opponent.
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