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Navy Expands Use of SM-6 Missile

FOX News - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:57pm
The Navy is massively expanding its planned use of the Standard Missile-6, a new high-tech ship-launched surface-to-air missile that can destroy enemy missiles, aircraft and unmanned systems. In total, the Navy has authorized use of the SM-6 to expand from five ships to more than 35 ships. “This effort is steeped in fleet requirements, focusing […]
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SpaceX raises $1B from Google, Fidelity

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:47pm
Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) has raised a billion dollars in a financing round with two new investors.
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The bank whistleblower who won't accept no

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:39pm
Swiss bank whistleblower Brad Birkenfeld has filed yet another motion seeking to move outside the U.S.
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City of Paris aims to sue Fox News

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:36pm
Paris intends to sue Fox News after the U.S. cable network "insulted" the French capital's image, the mayor said.
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El-Erian: Not in deflationary environment

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:35pm
Mohamed El-Erian, Allianz chief economic adviser, is seeing good disinflation in the economy.
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First Charlie Hebdo issue since Paris attacks sells out in NY _ at 3 independent bookstores

FOX News - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:33pm
The latest issue of the satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo has finally arrived in the United States.
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Desmonte Leonard sentenced to life without parole in Auburn triple slaying

FOX News - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:30pm
A judge on Tuesday sentenced a 25-year-old man to life in prison for killing two former Auburn University football players and another man during a shooting at an off-campus party.
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Florida daycare worker charged with abuse after video captures her kicking 16-month-old girl

FOX News - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:30pm
A daycare worker on Florida's Gulf Coast faces child abuse charges after authorities say video captured her kicking a 16-month-old girl several times.
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Prenups: Not just for the 1 percent

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:12pm
Prenuptial agreements aren't just for the rich. Here's why more couples are signing a contract before saying "I do."
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The new family feud: Will disputes

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:10pm
The legacy you leave behind may be tarnished without careful planning. Here's why.
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IBM handily beats earnings estimates

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:06pm
IBM easily beat earnings expectations on Tuesday, but shares fell as the company handed in a disappointing outlook for 2015.
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Netflix spikes on huge earnings beat

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 4:01pm
Netflix shares rose 13 percent after earnings were about 40 percent better than even Wall Street's most optimistic estimate.
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Supreme Court: Muslim prisoner can keep beard

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 3:43pm
The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled in favor of the religious freedom claims of a prisoner in Arkansas who wanted to grow a beard in accordance with his Muslim faith, but was blocked by the Department of Corrections' policy that forbids beards except for diagnosed dermatological problems.
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Obama's Robin Hood turn

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 3:40pm
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Obama's promises: Has he kept his word?

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 3:38pm
Obama has made promises on economic growth, immigration reform, Gitmo and foreign policy. Of these promises, which has he delivered? Watch to learn more.
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67 years in 67 seconds

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 3:33pm
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Obama to visit Selma on Bloody Sunday

POLITICO - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 3:25pm
The president plans to mark the 50th anniversary of civil rights activists' march to Montgomery, Alabama.
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Man ticketed for eating a cheeseburger

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 2:44pm
Madison Turner was headed to a friend's house when he was pulled over by Cobb County police. His crime? Eating behind the wheel. CNN affiliate WSB reports.
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Marc Faber's 'trade of the century'

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 2:25pm
If investors can find a way to short central banks, it will be the trade of the century, proclaims "Dr. Doom."
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Vaccines becoming unaffordable for many

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 2:22pm
The cost of a vaccination program is 68 times more expensive than is was in 2001
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