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Oil spill in Yellowstone River

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:51am
A Montana pipeline burst sent as much as 50,400 gallons of oil gushing into the Yellowstone River, prompting the governor to declare a state of emergency.
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CEO: The most important issue for us

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:48am
AT&T chief Randall Stephenson tells CNBC the debate over net neutrality rules may end up in the U.S. Supreme Court.
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Measles outbreak includes Disney staff

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:44am
A recent measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks in California includes five park employees who were infected, officials said Tuesday.
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Teen dead: Charges dropped

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:33am
The only man charged in the 2010 disappearance and death of honor student Phylicia Barnes has been freed by a judge in Baltimore.
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The power of mind over money

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:30am
People who can control their anxiety and exuberance tend to be better at investing, new research shows.
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DealBook: Fallout Builds From Ruling on Insider Trading

The New York Times - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:28am
A court’s reversal of two insider trading convictions has been the equivalent of dropping a big rock into a calm lake as the waves spread to other cases.

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Here's the best energy bet: Carlyle

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:23am
Carlyle's David Rubenstein tells CNBC low oil prices are creating new places to invest.
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Singer: Risk cushion very low

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:09am
Paul Singer tells CNBC the dramatic move in the Swiss franc shows just how exposed most investors are to market risk.
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GOP responds to SOTU

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:04am
Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst said voters sent a "loud and clear" message and pledged to forge ahead with Republican's legislative agenda.
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Schwarzman: Education needed for growth

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:03am
Education is needed to help the middle class boost its assets and to create more jobs, Blackstone's Steve Schwarzman tells CNBC.
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Ted Cruz flubs, deletes YouTube response to Obama

POLITICO - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 6:52am
Just shy of one minute into the video, the Texas Republican is seen saying, "Let me start over."
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Why Obama gave short shrift to his biggest wage proposal

POLITICO - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 6:04am
Hiking wage minimums raises pay, but only for the nation's lowest earners.
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Social Battle: The State of Our Union, Tweeted

The New York Times - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 5:59am
Members of Congress (or their staffs) wrote more than a thousand tweets during President Obama’s address.

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Hill fight on No Child Left Behind looms

POLITICO - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 5:35am
The debate may be the most dramatic education clash in over a decade.
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GOP seeking Plan B on immigration

POLITICO - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 5:34am
Options include passing a new border security bill or challenging Obama's immigration moves in court.
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6 missing in mansion fire

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 5:30am
The arduous search for a missing technology executive and five others feared dead after a suspicious fire destroyed a mansion in Annapolis, Maryland, could take days, fire officials said Tuesday.
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Sandwiched between 2 semis

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 5:30am
Kaleb Whitby was part of a 26-vehicle pileup on the foggy, icy Interstate 84 outside Baker City, Oregon.
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Birds covered in mystery 'goop'

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 5:28am
Hundreds of birds were found covered in "goop" that authorities can't identify, according to a spokesman for the California Fish and Wildlife Department.
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Cardiac surgeon shot at Boston hospital dies

FOX News - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 3:00am
A prominent cardiac surgeon at a leading Boston hospital died late Tuesday from injuries sustained when he was shot by a patient who later turned the gun on himself.
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News: Speech Highlights and Analysis

The New York Times - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:21am
The president highlighted progress on the economy, U.S.-Cuba relations and gas prices, and he called for a renewed focus on economic inequality.

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