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Why China doesn't have a big bond problem

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:41pm
Concerns may be rising over potential China bond defaults, but the risks may be exaggerated, Deutsche Bank said after combing through bond issuers.
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Donut maker could generate dough

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:38pm
“That’s all I needed to hear,” exclaimed Cramer, after talking with this CEO.
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Inside the Army, Guard lobbying war

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:33pm
The Army and National Guard both turn to Congress for backup in war over Apache helicopters.
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Facebook moves messaging out of app

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:25pm
Facebook said it plans to remove messaging capability from its mobile app and only offer the function via the separate Facebook Messenger app.
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India elections: The business winners

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:17pm
It will be weeks before results are in for India's national elections, but investors have already picked their favorite.
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What Mickey Rooney put in a will he signed before his death

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:16pm
Actor Mickey Rooney disinherited his children, his wife and all but one of her children in a will he signed just weeks before his death.
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The Lede: Women’s Rights Activist Criticizes Brandeis’s Decision to Cancel Her Honorary Degree

The New York Times - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:14pm
Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a native of Somalia, said she was shocked that Brandeis University had withdrawn its invitation to give her an honorary degree.






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House rejects expatriate ACA bill

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:11pm
The bill would have softened Obamacare rules for companies covering those outside of the U.S.
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Police say some of the 13 Kansas City-area highway shootings over last 4 weeks are related

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:04pm
Police say they have linked some of the apparently random shootings targeting vehicles traveling on Kansas City-area highways over the past month.
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Has decline stopped in its tracks?

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:04pm
If you were bearish, Wednesday’s price action probably blew you out of the water.
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US to reap billions in Ally IPO

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:00pm
The Department of the Treasury announced plans to sell 95 million shares of Ally Financial Inc. to raise $2.38 billion in the company's IPO.
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'There's a kid with a knife'

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 5:51pm
Mass violence hits a Pittsburgh-area high school. This time it's stabbings. Cops arrest suspect.
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Real Medicare waste: Not sharing data

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 5:43pm
Releasing data about Medicare reimbursements to doctors could have led to cost savings in the past, experts say.
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Dropbox wants to be 'a home for life'

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 5:32pm
Dropbox announced a grab bag of new services in an attempt to keep up with increasing competition in the online storage field, Re/code reports.
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Travel nightmare: 34 hours on a plane

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 5:21pm
A Cathay Pacific flight from New York City's JFK Airport to Hong Kong wound up being a 34-hour journey.
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Woman pulled from Washington mudslide debris with her infant son talks about ordeal

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 5:09pm
A young woman pulled from the rubble of the Washington mudslide along with her infant son is starting to recover physically from her ordeal after six surgeries.
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Former Bell City Council members plead no contest to charges of stealing public funds

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 5:03pm
Five former elected officials charged with stealing millions of dollars from the modest Los Angeles suburb of Bell have pleaded no contest to misappropriating public funds.
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Treasury yanks Syria sanctions rules

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 4:58pm
A wrap-up of the embargo on Assad regime and allies is pulled on the eve of its publication.
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GMO labeling bill would trump states

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 4:57pm
Kansas Rep. Mike Pompeo says "we need a uniform set of standards."
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S&P downgrades New Jersey

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 4:30pm
Standard & Poor's downgraded New Jersey on Wednesday, saying it had structurally unbalanced budgets and a habit of using one-time measures.
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