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Passenger says Air Canada ignored e-cigs

CNBC - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:36am
A man may have been allowed to use an electronic cigarette on a flights from Calgary to Toronto.
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Is this Amazon's new smartphone?

CNBC - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:36am
Amazon is preparing to roll out a device that features a custom 3D interface and offers Amazon's products and services, according to a report by BGR.
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El Paso man gets 18 months in jail for urinating on Alamo

FOX News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:14am
A judge has ordered a 23-year-old El Paso man to spend 18 months in a state jail facility for urinating on the Alamo.
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Pay-TV subscriptions expected to rise

CNBC - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:11am
Although pay-TV industry was down in 2013, it is expected to rebound throughout the next five years.
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Insurers see brighter ACA skies

POLITICO - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:07am
Health insurers got their first taste of Obamacare this year. And they want seconds.
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Republicans talk Tax Day on Twitter

POLITICO - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:03am
Lawmakers take to Twitter to voice their opposition to taxes, the IRS and everything in between.
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Chicago division not Emanuel's fault

CNN - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:58am
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is not creating two cities, despite Kevin Coval's view in a recent opinion piece about the series "Chicagoland" that's airing on CNN.
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Is Safe Passage ... safe?

CNN - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:57am
Anxiety simmered in the days before Chicago's school year began. Everyone there knew about the city's intractable gang problems, the explosive violence that came with it -- and the dangerous, shifting territories schoolchildren might cross even more often just to get to school.
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Zebra to buy Motorola Solutions' unit

CNBC - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:57am
Barcode printer maker Zebra Technologies said it would buy Motorola Solutions enterprise business for $3.45 billion in cash.
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Asian pollution could impact weather

CNN - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:56am
A study finds that air pollution from Asia directly affects the storm pattern over the Pacific Ocean. Researchers further speculate that this could be driving freak winter weather in North America.
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Scan a brain, read a mind?

CNN - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:55am
What we write online may be intercepted, filtered and publicized, but we'd like to think that the thoughts and images in our heads are totally private.
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Hottest primaries leading to midterms

CNBC - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:55am
University of Virginia professor Larry Sabato offers his view of the key primary fights over the next several months.
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'Modest hope' to slow warming

CNN - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:54am
Keeping global warming down to a level people can live with means cutting carbon emissions to "near zero" by the end of the century, even in an increasingly industrialized world, the top U.N. experts on the issue reported Sunday.
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O'Reilly: Right won't watch Colbert

POLITICO - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:47am
"Colbert has built an entire career on pleasing the left," the Fox News host says.
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Google Glass makes you target?

CNN - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:47am
Glass, Google's high-profile entry into the world of wearable tech, may help launch a revolution if it's released later this year as expected. But test models already on the street have begun playing a more unlikely role -- as symbols in a simmering fight over Silicon Valley's impact on the city of San Francisco.
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A closer look at Obama's tax return

CNBC - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:47am
Financial advisor Jerry Lynch took a deeper look at President Obama's tax return. Here are five of the biggest tax issues for the first family.
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Sink won't run again in Fla. district

POLITICO - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:37am
Democrats now have no obvious recruit in the competitive St. Petersburg-area seat.
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Hotels embrace 12/13/14 packages

CNBC - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:31am
The last sequential calendar date in this century may be a lucky day for some couples.
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Soccer tops baseball as best-paid sport

CNBC - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:24am
Soccer club Manchester City is the best-paid sports team in the world, beating the New York Yankees and LA Dodgers.
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Father fighting Utah adoption law to get custody of his daughter

FOX News - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 10:18am
It has taken years to get to this point.  Robert Manzanares just spent the weekend with his biological daughter who was secretly placed for adoption in Utah, without his consent.  The same day Kaia was handed off to him for their visit, he filed Notice of Appeal as part of his six year legal quest to get custody of her.
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