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Dodd-Frank not final chapter: Dodd

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:47pm
Four years after the Dodd-Frank was signed into law, its co-authors said it isn't the last chapter on reform.
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Netflix off by a penny, sales in line

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:44pm
Netflix reported slightly lower-than-expected earnings while revenue was in line with estimates, thanks user growth.
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Don't blame Malaysia Airlines

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:36pm
Les Abend says threat information that pilots respond to is only as good as the intelligence from air traffic controllers and cooperating governments. And none of it is a match for a radar-guided missile
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Theater Review: ‘Clinton: The Musical’ Makes Everybody Look Bad

The New York Times - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:34pm
In “Clinton: The Musical,” a former president is so conflicted that he is portrayed by two actors and the humor is so low that Kenneth Starr wears leather and fishnet.
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Back to business Tuesday with Apple

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:32pm
Despite the shadow of geopolitics, earnings from seven Dow components and Apple could make a back to business Tuesday.
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Sterling said to need $2B sale for debt

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:28pm
Donald Sterling will be forced to sell off some of his real estate assets to pay back debt if Clippers aren't sold, a court witness says.
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After-hours buzz: AAPL, CMG, NFLX & more

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:24pm
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday: Apple, Chipotle, Netflix & more.
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Judge denies Jacksonville mom's request to use Florida's 'stand your ground' defense at trial

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:10pm
A judge has denied a Florida woman's request to use the so-called "stand your ground" law as a defense for attempted murder charges that arose after she fired a gun at her husband.
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Ackman: Why Herbalife will collapse

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:03pm
Bill Ackman said Pershing Square's presentation of a Herbalife investigation will "expose incredible fraud."
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AAPL earnings: It's about what's next

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:48pm
Investors are more interested in what Apple may roll out in the fall than its third-quarter earnings.
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Ex-soldier hasn't decided whether he'll appeal; decision could re-expose him to death penalty

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:42pm
Lawyers for a former Hawaii-based soldier who avoided a death sentence for his 5-year-old daughter's death want him to consult with an appellate attorney before deciding whether to appeal his murder conviction.
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Rick Perry to send 1,000 National Guard to border

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:40pm
As tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors have crossed the Southern Border, Texas Gov. Rick Perry will send 1,000 guard troops to help secure the border, according to a person with knowledge of the plans in the governor's office.
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Turning Profits Into Productivity: Businesses Need to Spend More. The Future of the Economy Depends on It.

The New York Times - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:39pm
Capital spending improves worker productivity, and worker productivity leads to better living standards.






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Obama on D.C. statehood: 'I'm for it'

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:29pm
But the president also says "the politics of it end up being difficult to get it through Congress."
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Widow wins $23B in tobacco suit

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:19pm
A Florida jury awarded a widow $23.6 billion in damages in her lawsuit against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, her lawyer said.
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After Dodd-Frank, system still broken

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:17pm
Four years after its enactment, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law is not working, Rep. Patrick McHenry says
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Why we're in a 'one-piece moment'

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:16pm
"Less is more" has reigned at the beach and the neighborhood pool when it comes to swimwear ever since the popularization of the bikini in the 20th century.
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Summer rewind to 1974

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:13pm
By the time the summer of 1974 rolled around, America was ready for a break. Here's why.
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Earnest slams anonymous sourcing

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:06pm
The White House press secretary criticizes the Washington Post for a story on the border crisis.
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Big Tobacco just got bigger

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 3:42pm
Robin Koval says that if cigarettes were introduced today, they'd never be approved for market. So the merging of two Big Tobacco companies feels like a throwback to a tobacco-happy past.
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