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Thousands attend funeral for Chick-fil-A owner S. Truett Cathy in suburban Atlanta

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 4:51pm
Thousands of people attended a public funeral for Chick-fil-A founder S.
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Timeline of events leading to arrest of South Carolina man in death of his 5 children

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 4:49pm
A South Carolina man is accused killing his five children and dumping their bodies along a road in Alabama.
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Moms want corporate action on guns

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 4:36pm
The founder of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America says they want corporations to take the lead on gun-violence prevention.
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Birmingham Courts Democrats and Waves Off Skeptics

The New York Times - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 4:24pm
The Alabama city is a long shot to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention, but supporters say the bid has given it an injection of confidence.

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Wal-Mart to offer iPhone 6 for $179

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:51pm
Wal-Mart said it will sell the newest suite of Apple iPhones below the recommended price.
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McDonald's 'McBrunch' on the way?

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:50pm
Troubled McDonald's may be trying to concoct a new meal segment: McBrunch, USA Today reports.
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Apple Pay a huge advantage: Disney CFO

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:42pm
Disney's CFO says Apple Pay makes life easier for its guests and employees, and also addresses the company's acquisition of Maker.
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5 million Gmail passwords leaked

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:35pm
Nearly 5 million Gmail usernames and passwords surfaced on Wednesday on a Russian Bitcoin forum.
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Zillow CEO's tech valuation rant

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:34pm
Zillow's Spencer Rascoff launches Twitter rant about tech valuations as Alibaba heads into IPO.
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Net Neutrality causes protests

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:33pm
Dozens of internet companies are holding a symbolic slowdown today in protest of FCC chairman Tom Wheeler's net neutrality proposal. Re/code reports.
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'Skinny dip' yearbook photos cause stir

CNN - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:32pm
Yearbook photos of high school students voted "most likely to skinny dip" have caused some controversy in New Mexico.
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GOP scrambles to save Roberts

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:30pm
Polls show the Kansas Republican senator in deep trouble against an independent candidate.
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Senate GOP's plan to take floor time

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:30pm
More than a dozen Republicans join with Senate Democrats to overcome a filibuster of legislation.
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Cowboys owner accused of sex assault

CNN - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:25pm
A former exotic dancer has filed a lawsuit against Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, accusing him of sexual assault.
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Gates Foundations pledges $50M for Ebola

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:23pm
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation pledged $50 million to support emergency efforts to contain West Africa's Ebola epidemic.
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Employer insurance levels steady

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:18pm
It's only year one of Obamacare, and the findings don't quell the debate about businesses.
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Cramer's top defense industry stocks

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:15pm
Turning his attention to the industrial goods sector, CNBC's Jim Cramer revealed his favorite stocks in the defense industry now.
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Sorry, the Apple watch doesn't matter

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 2:54pm
Sorry, Apple fans. The watch was cool but that wasn't the big deal of Apple's announcement. Here's what it was, says Michael Yoshikami—and it's a game-changer.
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Mobile payments get an Apple boost

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 2:53pm
Analysts believe Apple's new payment system could finally drive mass adoption of paying with phones.
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What's in a name? A lot when it's 'Isis'

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 2:51pm
Most media outlets refer to the violent terrorist group as "ISIS" rather than "ISIL." Some people don't like that.
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