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Chart trader: Nasdaq breaks out

CNBC - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 7:00am
A onetime bull market leader did something significant last week and that should be good news.
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How to whale watch on the cheap

CNBC - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 7:00am
Hedge fund investing is expensive, but following what the big-name managers do is not.
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Soros makes big bet on energy

CNBC - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 6:43am
Soros Fund Management took new positions in the energy sector, including stakes in these stocks.
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Icahn ups his stake in eBay

CNBC - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 6:27am
Billionaire activist Carl Icahn slightly boosted his exposure to eBay by roughly $25 million in the fourth quarter, according to a regulatory filing.
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Apple making virtual reality goggles?

CNBC - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 6:20am
Apple has been granted a patent for an iPhone-compatible headset, hinting the company might be pushing into the virtual reality market.
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DHS funding fight threatens Secret Service, FEMA

POLITICO - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 5:41am
A continuing resolution is just about the worst way that Congress could solve the funding problem.
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The big-city boss behind Philly's winning bid

POLITICO - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 5:40am
The low-profile, rank-and-file congressman is regarded as a kingmaker back home.
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New oil train blast stokes call for safety rules

POLITICO - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 5:38am
The explosion has underscored frustration over delays in implementing more forceful safety regulations.
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Inside Jeb's 'shock and awe' launch

POLITICO - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 5:36am
While Bush avoided the spotlight last year, aides were making a plan.
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Who’s behind this company’s share price drop?

CNBC - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 4:30am
Iceberg Research, the anonymous commenter that caused Singapore-listed Noble shares to drop this week, may soon find itself unmasked.
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Greek philosophy: Conflict of ideas driving the crisis

CNBC - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 3:36am
As European politicians ponder how to solve the impasse over Greece’s debts, some of the key players seem to be digging out their philosophy books.
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Sony eyes 25X profit jump by 2018

CNBC - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 3:22am
Sony aims to boost its operating profit 25-fold within three years by focusing on its more profitable businesses.
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Oil tanker cars involved in West Virginia train derailment had been upgraded for safety

FOX News - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 3:00am
The tanker cars that were part of an oil train that derailed in West Virginia Monday were newer models that included safety upgrades voluntarily adopted by the industry four years ago. 
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How to cut energy bills and save planet

CNBC - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 2:17am
CNBC takes a look at eight ways to make your homes greener, cleaner — and even cheaper — places to live.
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Police suspect hate crime in Detroit-area stabbings

CNN - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:20am
The stabbings of two people at a Detroit-area bus stop began with what police said was a simple question: Are you Muslim?
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New Jersey man created black ice to cover up drunken car wreck

FOX News - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:00am
A New Jersey man poured water on a freezing road to create black ice trying to cover up his drunken car crash, police said.
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Risen: Obama administration is greatest enemy of press freedom

POLITICO - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 11:37pm
New York Times reporter James Risen goes on a Twitter rant against Attorney General Eric Holder.
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Pinterest's plan to 'Pin' profits

CNBC - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 11:03pm
It's a big year for Pinterest with the launch of its ad format, and upcoing push to get advertisers to embrace its "Promoted Pins."
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Fear of Israeli Leaks Fuels Distrust Over U.S. Talks With Iran

The New York Times - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 10:34pm
Aides to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu say they are being kept in the dark about details of the nuclear negotiations, but American officials say that is not true.






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National Briefing | Midwest: Illinois: Imam Charged With Sex Abuse

The New York Times - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 10:33pm
The announcement came hours before four women filed a lawsuit accusing Mohammad Abdullah Saleem of abuse dating back to the 1980s.






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