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Can LeBron save Cleveland?

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 7:00am
Can LeBron James turn around a city once derided as "The Mistake by the Lake"? Hopes are high in Cleveland.
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Midterm Calculus: More Evidence That Thad Cochran Owes Runoff Win to Black Voters

The New York Times - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:57am
A close look at the numbers from Mississippi precincts supports the notion that black Democratic turnout, though small, tipped the balance.






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What a shot! 35 sports photos

CNN - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:46am
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Staples, USPS ditch mini-post offices

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:40am
Staples said it will end a program with the U.S. Postal Service to set up mini-post offices in the company's retail outlets.
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Augmented reality: Retail's future

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:30am
Malls are becoming relics, reminders of a time when we shopped on foot. How are beacons and augmented reality changing retail?
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DoJ investigates music biz price fixing

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:21am
The U.S. Justice Department is investigating possible pricing coordination among music publishing companies, the Wall Street Journal reported.
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Netanyahu warns Hamas on truce

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:18am
He says Israel will intensify its campaign against Gaza militants if Hamas rejects the cease-fire.
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Congressional approval: 15 percent

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:06am
Only 15 percent of Americans approve of the way Congress handles its job, a new poll suggests.
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Judicial group to hammer Christie

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:00am
The ads hit him on the topic of judges.
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Ready for Hillary raises $2.5M in Q2

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:00am
About 98 percent of the donations to the super PAC were less than $100.
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Amazon isn't always the cheapest option

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:00am
A study from Savings.com finds that consumers can find a better price elsewhere on the Web more than 50 percent of the time.
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Gross has had a tough time: Friend

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 5:54am
But the mood at Pimco aren't as bad as some reports suggest, Chief Economist Paul McCulley tells CNBC.
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Fed's Yellen expected to give Congress good news

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 5:50am
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen will have some upbeat news to tell Congress this week about the health of the labor market.
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Drug firms seek deals to evade taxes

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 5:35am
Increasingly, drug makers and medical device companies have found a way to self-medicate when it comes to taxes and regulation.
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Garth Brooks cancels Ireland shows

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 5:18am
U.S. country singer Garth Brooks has confirmed that he is cancelling all of his five Irish shows after a row with Dublin City Council over licensing.
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An Obamacare disconnect in N.C.

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 5:03am
The Tar Heel State's dynamic reflects a national problem for Democrats.
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A Clinton approach for angrier times

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 5:02am
She must show she can connect with the policies.
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More gray hairs for Obama

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 5:01am
Simon says the president awakens to an immigration conflict he did not want.
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In defense of HFT: Our business is 'clean'

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 3:58am
HFT is a "clean" industry and among the most regulated industries in the world, the head of a traders association has argued.
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Line files for IPO valued over $10B

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 3:32am
Messaging app operator Line applied for an IPO valued at over 1 trillion yen ($9.85 billion) at the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
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