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Should stores open on Thanksgiving?

CNBC - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:51am
John Eyler, former Toys R Us CEO, tells CNBC why he thinks retail stores should not be open on Thanksgiving Day.
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Midwest business barometer drops in Nov

CNBC - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:50am
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest slowed in November, a report showed on Wednesday.
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Police: Hospital let nursing assistant keep working after patient reported being raped by him

FOX News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:46am
Connecticut police say a hospital allowed a nursing assistant to continue working there for three months after a patient reported being raped by him.
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US consumer sentiment rises to new 7-year high on greater optimism about income, spending

FOX News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:32am
Greater optimism about income growth and future spending pushed U.S. consumer sentiment to a fresh 7-year high in November.
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State police: Man scammed stay at posh Pennsylvania resort by pretending to be doctor

FOX News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:30am
Pennsylvania State Police say a Michigan man has been jailed on charges he stayed at a posh southwestern Pennsylvania resort by pretending to be a doctor.
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Hidden in Plain View: Sharing Polling Numbers on Twitter: Decoding a Mystery

The New York Times - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:30am
Twitter or obscure websites can easily transmit polling data, even when that may be an effort to circumvent the law.
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Charity grants seniors' wishes

CNBC - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:27am
A Long Island law firm has formed a charity, called Senior Dreams, to help grant the wishes of needy seniors.
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Ohio bill seeks extra Thanksgiving pay

CNBC - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:23am
A lawmaker in Ohio wants stores in the state to pay triple wages for employees who work on Thanksgiving.
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Man paralyzed by Pittsburgh police shooting pushing DA to speed up decision on retrial

FOX News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:16am
Attorneys for a man paralyzed by a Pittsburgh officer say his life is being endangered by a prosecutor's delay in deciding whether to retry him on some counts.
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21 dolls on bamboo stakes found in Alabama swamp

FOX News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:15am
Twenty-one dolls on bamboo stakes have been found in an Alabama swamp.
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Why you'll fight on Thanksgiving

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:09am
As we all know, Thanksgiving isn't always the harmonious holiday it's sometimes made out to be.
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Man shows off his successful double-arm transplant

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:07am
A 40-year-old quad amputee was all thank you's at a news conference Tuesday at a Boston area hospital as he showed off his two new arm transplants.
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Dispute over 9-point buck settled with coin flip in Wisconsin

FOX News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:05am
A dispute over a nine-point buck in Wisconsin was settled with a coin flip.
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Signed contracts to buy homes fall 1.1 percent in October

FOX News - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:05am
The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell slightly in October as tight credit and lagging wages remained financial hurdles for would-be homebuyers.
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Tense night in Ferguson

CNN - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 9:03am
Police said 44 people were arrested overnight in Ferguson, where the tension got thicker with each tick of the clock.
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Spending rebounds, income rises modestly

CNBC - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 8:48am
Consumer spending rebounded in October, suggesting some resilience in the economy at the start of the fourth quarter.
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Ask Mark Zuckberg anything next month

CNBC - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 8:47am
The Facebook CEO will hold a public Q&A session on Dec. 11, following on the wildly popular one he did earlier this month, TechCrunch reported.
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US jobless claims, durable goods rise

CNBC - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 8:37am
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose to the highest level since September, while durable goods unexpectedly rose.
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BlackBerry giving $550 for iPhones

CNBC - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 8:26am
BlackBerry, in its latest aggressive attempt to regain share in the smartphone market, is offering up to $550 for people to trade in their iPhones.
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Million dollar homes: Holidays

CNBC - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 8:26am
CNBC reporters will showcase properties in their own childhood housing markets in the latest edition of the, "Million Dollar Home Challenge."
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