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Oil glut won't end any time soon

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:38pm
The global oil glut is expected to get much bigger before it's over, keeping pressure on oil prices well into next year.
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Gruber's sorry for Obamacare gaffes

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:33pm
Jonathan Gruber apologized repeatedly for his Obamacare gaffes, but urged people not to hold it against the law itself.
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Women leaders meet after historic year at polls

POLITICO - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:18pm
Nearly a dozen lawmakers from both parties agree the progress has been positive, but not enough.
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Under Armour: Forget deep discounting

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 1:09pm
CEO Kevin Plank says Under Armour will protect margins rather than play into holiday promotions.
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A rust belt city rehab prescription

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:54pm
The loss of manufacturing has crushed rust belt cities like Cleveland, but medicine has offered a business rehab plan.
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Camera makers in a smartphone world

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:39pm
More photos are being taken than ever before, but not with traditional cameras.
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Five luxury brands dominate online

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:39pm
Five luxury labels accounted for nearly 70 percent of desktop and mobile market share through August, a new report says.
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The silent crash in commodities

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:32pm
We should heed the warning sign that the silent crash in commodities is flashing, says Ron Insana.
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'Mistletoe' drone's bloody mischief

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:20pm
The drone was intended to inspire couples to engage in "mobile mistletoe mischief," but a piece of a woman's nose was chipped off instead.
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Colleges with alumni at top funds

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:12pm
A new study from "buy side" network SumZero shows which universities send more students to elite hedge funds.
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No worker pay for security screening

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:08pm
The Supreme Court ruled that companies do not need to compensate workers for the time they spend during end-of-shift security checks.
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Five Apple predictions for 2015

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:07pm
Between some new hardware (yes), and Apple TV (no), here's what Apple watchers are predicting for the year ahead.
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Louisiana teen placing coins on tracks crushed by train

FOX News - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:05pm
A Louisiana teenager playing a game with friends on train tracks was killed this weekend when some equipment threw him under one of the cars.
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First Draft: First Draft Focus: Short Ride to a Long-Awaited Speech

The New York Times - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:03pm
Senator Dianne Feinstein, Democrat of California and chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, headed to the Senate floor Tuesday to talk about the committee’s newly released report on the torture of prisoners held by the Central Intelligence Agency under the George W. Bush administration.






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Conservatives, Democrats tussle over contraceptives in spending bill

POLITICO - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:01pm
Conservatives ask party leaders for a provision that could let companies duck contraceptive coverage in Obamacare.
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IG: Billions lost to potential child tax credit fraud

POLITICO - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:58am
The IRS paid out at least $5.9 billion in improper payments of the additional child tax credit in 2013.
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Starz CEO addresses buyout rumors

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:56am
Starz CEO Chris Albrecht denied rumors the company for sale, but said it would talk to anybody and consider anything good for its business.
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Paul: Ex-aide Benton will play role in future plans

POLITICO - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:55am
Sen. Rand Paul says Jesse Benton, a former aide recently by scandal, will be involved in his political future, which is likely to include a presidential campaign.
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Apple's hiring a social media guru

CNBC - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:51am
Apple is looking for a head of social media and content to be based in the same city as Beats, 9to5mac.com said.
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