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US authorities say Detroit-area postal employee said she stole mail out of boredom

FOX News - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:31pm
Federal authorities say a Detroit-area postal employee accused of stealing as many as 2,000 pieces of mail said she did so out of boredom.
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1st Army division deployed to Afghanistan _ and last to return _ comes home to New York

FOX News - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:30pm
The 10th Mountain Division — the Army's first to be deployed to Afghanistan and the last to return — was welcomed home Monday at a ceremony at its base in far northern New York.
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After-hours buzz: TMUS, VZ, UAL & more

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:28pm
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday: H&R Block, Verizon, United Airlines and more.
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Oil's impact on stocks goes both ways

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:05pm
The energy's sector's loss is another's gain, with many standing to benefit from consumers having more cash during the holiday shopping season.
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Buffett now No. 2 as Berkshire jumps

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:02pm
Warren Buffett has moved ahead of Mexico's Carlos Slim on the Forbes ranking of billionaires, thanks to big gains for Berkshire shares.
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6 ways to play the momentum meltdown

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:00pm
The "Fast Money" traders give 6 ways to play the momentum meltdown.
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US sues Deutsche over alleged tax scheme

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:42pm
The US filed a lawsuit accusing Deutsche Bank of tax fraud for engaging in a series of transactions designed to evade federal income taxes.
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S&P could face partial suspension: Rpt

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:37pm
The Securities and Exchange Commission is pushing to suspend S&P from rating commercial mortgage bonds, according to a report.
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S. Korea probes airline nut incident

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:37pm
South Korea is probing whether a Korean Air Lines executive caused a delay to expel a flight attendant over nut service.
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Banks charging fees 'bad idea': Pro

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:36pm
New bank fees for some business deposits are a really bad idea, Kroll Bond Rating Agency's Chris Whalen said.
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Nancy Carlsson-Paige: 'Dark time' for education

POLITICO - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:09pm
"This is a dark time and a really difficult time in education because there has become almost an obsession with testing."
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Oil and banks: Risks may be rising

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:09pm
Falling oil prices may be good news for consumers, but they're bad news for some bankers in the oil patch.
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Are West Coast longshoremen spoiling Christmas?

POLITICO - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:01pm
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union says any pileup is not the union's fault.
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Southwest soars on oil's slide

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:53pm
Southwest Airlines appears to be one of the biggest winners of oil's slide.
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Raise gas tax or eliminate it?

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:53pm
Some call for a gas tax hike but AEI's James Pethokoukis doesn't think that's the answer to the nation's infrastructure woes.
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How long does it take to correct a New York Times editorial?

POLITICO - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:46pm
Two errors in a New York Times editorial have yet to be corrected.
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Do men give better holiday tips?

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:06pm
Christmas season tipping survey reveals what people really do about tipping. Who gets what? Who gets snubbed—doormen or babysitters?
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Oil dives to five-year low

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 2:44pm
World oil prices slid to new five-year lows on Monday after a core OPEC member said crude will remain at $65 for several months.
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This could be biggest 2015 trend

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 2:36pm
One of the primary investing trends in the post-crisis market is breaking down, providing an opportunity.
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Mobile apps still collect info on kids

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 2:20pm
As mobile apps become more popular, regulators have had trouble making sure firms don't collect kids' information.
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