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Fed delivers a shocker, but will Yellen?

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:33pm
Markets are now anticipating a more hawkish tone from the Fed, but maybe not from Yellen when she speaks at the Jackson Hole symposium.
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Ex-Governor Points the Finger at His Wife in a Virginia Trial

The New York Times - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:26pm
Bob McDonnell, the Virginia ex-governor, began the political sales job of his life Wednesday, testifying to stave off conviction on corruption charges.

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Cramer: Economic challenges too great?

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:13pm
There are a slew of confusing cross currents in the market, right now.
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McConnell polished at Ky. forum

POLITICO - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:08pm
Alison Lundergan Grimes, meanwhile, says it is time to put the minority leader "out to pasture."
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Wearable camera biz fields query flood

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:58pm
Digital Ally Inc has been busy fielding a rush of inquiries from U.S. police departments about its wearable cameras.
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Inquiry Urged on Air Force Academy’s Handling of Sexual Assault Cases

The New York Times - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:19pm
Two senators asked for an independent investigation into allegations that Air Force Academy officials punished an investigator and the cadet informant who helped him look into drug use and sexual assault among football players.

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El-Erian: Fed minutes hawkish

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:17pm
If wages improve in the next few jobs reports, then the Fed may change its view on raising interest rates, Mohamed El-Erian said.
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Verizon: No plans for another app store

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:17pm
Verizon denied a report that said the company planned to launch a mobile software store rivaling Apple and Google.
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UPS says 51 retail stores hacked

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:08pm
Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus.
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Clinton to host Sept. 9 fundraiser

POLITICO - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:50pm
The invitation for the event was sent out by Sen. Tammy Baldwin and tickets start at $10,000.
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After-hours buzz: HPQ, LB & more

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:48pm
Headlines after the bell Wednesday:
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Bain Capital to invest in shoemaker TOMS

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:32pm
Bain's investment will be used to accelerate TOMS' business program and support its philanthropic activities, a source said.
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Pimco NYC office tackles bedbug issue

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:25pm
Pimco's New York location is addressing an "isolated issue with insects," and as a precautionary measure, is fumigating certain areas of its office.
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Online fury erupts over column

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:24pm
In a single column, a veteran police officer has catapulted himself into the national debate over the death of unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
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DOJ told to yield Fast & Furious log

POLITICO - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:23pm
A judge rules it has until Oct. 1 to give the documents to the House Oversight panel.
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Pentagon weighs more troops to Iraq

POLITICO - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:12pm
The Pentagon is considering sending about 300 more troops to Iraq to enhance security.
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HP sales beat Street estimates

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:04pm
HP reported quarterly revenue that topped projections as it works through an internal overhaul aimed at cutting costs.
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Just how high can Apple go?

CNBC - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:03pm
Apple's stock soared to highs in advance of its media event next month, leaving pros to question if it has more room to run.
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Holder recalls being hassled by cops

POLITICO - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:49pm
"I remember how humiliating that was and how angry I was," the attorney general says.
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McDonnell describes 'yelling' wife

POLITICO - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:37pm
In his public corruption trial, the former Virginia governor says he and his wife barely spoke.
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