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When tech is up and to the right

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:38pm
In the technology world, no question comes up more frequently these days than "Are we in a bubble?"
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Retiree dilemma: Spending on grandkids

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:37pm
Grandparents have to balance their grandchildren's needs without jeopardizing their retirement savings. USA Today reports.
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US services sector activity accelerates

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:32pm
Activity in the U.S. services sector held at its highest level in 4-1/2 years in July, though new business and employment growth weakened.
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Lightning kills 1, hurts 13 on beach

CNN - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:31pm
Up to seven people were injured Sunday afternoon after a rare lightning strike at California's Venice Beach.
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Democrats may see boost to midterm hopes

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:29pm
A GOP takeover of the Senate seems probable, but good economic news could save the Democrats, Politico's Ben White says.
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Pending home sales fall in June

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:28pm
Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes confounded expectations in June casting a cloud over the housing market recovery.
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Argentina set for further default

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:18pm
Argentina will likely default on its debt for the third time in 28 years on Wednesday, which could cost U.S. hedge funds millions.
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Fareed Zakaria joins Atlantic Media

POLITICO - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:17pm
The CNN host signs on as a contributing editor who will write for The Atlantic and Quartz.
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I call BS on Goldman's market call

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:17pm
Goldman's "neutral" call on the market had a dramatic headline but the market had zero reaction—and with good reason, says floor trader Kenny Polcari.
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US stocks slip at midday on news of slowing home sales; Family Dollar jumps on merger news

FOX News - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:15pm
U.S. stocks are slightly lower in midday trading after a report of sluggish sales in the housing market.
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China's McDonald's pull meat from menus

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:10pm
Many Chinese McDonald's are only serving fries, drinks and desserts following the meat scandal. NBC News reports.
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Iraq fights to block Kurdish tanker

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:05pm
An oil tanker off the coast of Texas may struggle to unload controversial cargo destined for an unknown U.S. buyer.
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China comes calling on Microsoft

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:01pm
Microsoft has confirmed that Chinese government officials have visited their offices in cities across China.
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GOP cuts cost, timeline on border bill

POLITICO - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:55am
The effort to win over conservatives would only appropriate funds through September.
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Mother of New Hampshire teen who vanished denies pregnancy rumors

FOX News - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:48am
The mother of a 15-year-old New Hampshire girl reunited with her family nine months after she vanished says rumors that she was pregnant aren't true.
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Zillow to buy Trulia in $3.5B deal

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:46am
The deal shouldn't concern Realtors, but it could impact the National Association of Realtors, Collingwood Group's Tim Rood said.
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Tech job cuts to soar in 2014: Report

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:45am
Tech companies will be cutting a lot more jobs this year than they have in a long time, according to a recent report.
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Investing in climate change

CNBC - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:42am
Motif Investing has created a 25-stock index to give investors an opportunity to invest in climate change, explains co-founder Hardeep Walia.
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Arizona woman searching for good Samaritan who saved her from car crash

FOX News - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:36am
An Arizona woman is searching for the good Samaritan she says helped save her life following a serious car accident in May.
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Partial building, roof collapses reported after possible tornado touches down north of Boston

FOX News - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:34am
A powerful storm blew through Massachusetts on Monday, causing extensive building damage in Revere, a coastal city north of Boston.
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