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School accused of 'poverty porn'

CNN - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:32am
A charity uses fictitious accounts of beaten and abandoned Native American children to raise money.
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CalPERS hedge cut 'off-base': Singer

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:31am
Billionaire investor Paul Singer has a message for CalPERS: Dumping your hedge funds makes no sense.
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Samsung to reduce smartphone range

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:27am
Samsung will cut the number of its smartphone models next year in an effort to pare back costs. FT reports.
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Home Depot earnings miss by a penny

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:24am
The home-improvement retailer said it was still trying to determine the total cost of a recent consumer data breach.
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Space junk or satellite killer?

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:23am
Russia has launched a mysterious object that Western agencies are monitoring for malicious signs. FT reports.
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Boehner: Plenty of fight left for immigration battle

POLITICO - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:16am
He also tells House Republicans they need be able to "chew gum and walk" at the same time.
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Pennsylvania man pleads guilty to manslaughter for shooting friend he called a moocher

FOX News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:15am
A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting his longtime friend because the suspect was angry that the victim took food from the suspect's mother.
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Samsung smartphone market mistakes

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:09am
Blame Samsung's lackluster growth in mobile devices on this.
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Home Depot CEO transition seamless: Analyst

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:01am
Discussing Home Depot's mixed quarterly results the retailer's leadership transition, with Michael Lasser, UBS hardline retail analyst.
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Pelosi reelected House minority leader

POLITICO - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:00am
The 74-year-old California Democrat will once again try to regain the House majority in 2016.
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Builder confidence jumps in November

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 9:59am
Low interest rates, affordable home prices and solid job creation lifted home builders' confidence in November.
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NFL suspends Peterson for season

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 9:49am
Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings was suspended by the NFL for at least the remainder of the season.
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Suspect in killing of off-duty Akron police officer pleads not guilty during court hearing

FOX News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 9:47am
A man suspected of fatally shooting an off-duty police officer at an Ohio pub and injuring four other people has pleaded not guilty to aggravated murder and assault charges.
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Ford recalls 65K sedans

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 9:45am
Ford is recalling about 65,000 sedans because the ignition key can be removed even if the car is not in "park" 30 minutes after the ignition is off.
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GOP hires legal scholar to oversee Obama lawsuit

POLITICO - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 9:36am
He is the third lawyer since the suit was initially passed.
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Police probe reports of high school students recording sex acts

FOX News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 9:32am
Portland police detectives are investigating after receiving reports that some students at Grant High School have recorded students having sex on and off campus, then shared those videos with other students.
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Free at last: Man sent to prison by anti-death penalty group tries to forgive

FOX News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 9:18am
Alstory Simon has always considered himself a forgiving person, but after being tricked into confessing to a double murder and spending 15 years in prison, he finds it hard to turn the other cheek.
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Recovery? Millions still struggling

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 9:00am
Although many official measurements show the economy is recovering, millions are still scrambling to catch up.
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Investors shrug off recession fears: BofA

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 8:57am
There may not be a recession next year, but don't expect a year of stellar growth either, according to BofA ML.
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Dow may top 20K by 2015 end: Siegel

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 8:47am
Longtime bull Jeremy Siegel told CNBC he sees favorable market trends that may send the Dow past 20,000 by the end of 2015.
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