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Is Apple worth a trillion dollars?

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:25am
Investors ponder if Apple could reach that illustrious trillion dollar mark. USA Today reports.
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Why Halliburton bought Baker Hughes: CEO

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:23am
Halliburton bought Baker Hughes because it needed to be a bigger, stronger integrated company, said CEO Dave Lesar.
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First Draft: Pelosi Keeps Leadership Post

The New York Times - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:22am
House Democrats have reelected Representative Nancy Pelosi to minority leader post.

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Fort Carson soldier charged with murder in death of fellow soldier during deployment to Jordan

FOX News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:15am
A Fort Carson soldier has been charged with murder in the death of another soldier while they were deployed to Jordan in May.
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Putin says US wants to subdue Russia

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:14am
Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the U.S. of wanting to subdue Moscow but warned Washington it would never succeed.
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Republican wall crushes NSA bill

POLITICO - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:11am
There were splits within the GOP: Mitch McConnell thought it went too far; Rand Paul not far enough.
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Some Republicans Lean Away From Government Shutdown Tactic

The New York Times - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:04am
A number of Republicans say the government should be kept open even as their party fights President Obama’s immigration plan.

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US stock indexes move higher in midday trading a day after S&P 500 set its latest record high

FOX News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:02am
U.S. financial markets are moving higher in midday trading, with health care stocks among the biggest gainers.
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Lawyer questions mental state of man accused of trying to kidnap 5-year-old Utah girl

FOX News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:01am
The defense attorney for a Utah man accused of grabbing a 5-year-old girl from her bed in a kidnapping thwarted by her father is questioning his client's mental state.
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New ideas needed for Japan's economy

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:01am
With Japan's economy showing signs of contracting, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held off on a planned sales tax increase.
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Salesforce strong ahead of earnings

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:58am
Salesforce is now enjoying a strong run as it heads into its third-quarter earnings report.
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NFL suspends Peterson without pay for season

CNN - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:57am
Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson learned Tuesday he will be suspended without pay for the rest of the 2014 NFL season, according to an NFL statement.
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First Draft: First Draft Focus: Say Freeze!

The New York Times - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:56am
It was a morning of smiles and shivers as freshman House members stood in below-freezing temperatures for their class photo outside the Capitol on Tuesday.

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LA Auto Show: Bentley's big splash

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:49am
CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides in inside look from the Los Angeles Auto Show set to kick off tomorrow.
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Risk of triple-dip in euro zone: S&P

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:48am
The euro zone is in danger of its third recession since 2008, despite recent better-than-expected economic data, according to Jean-Michel Six of S&P.
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Alaska troopers arrest man, 18, suspected of breaking into homes, stealing women's underwear

FOX News - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:47am
Alaska State Troopers say they have detained a man suspected of stealing women's underwear during burglaries in Kodiak.
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FAA can rule on unmanned drones

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:41am
FAA granted authority over reckless unmanned aircraft like drones by the NTSB.
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Rattner: Gruber was 'the man' on Obamacare

POLITICO - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:37am
Gruber has come under fire lately after multiple videos surfaced in which he ridicules voters.
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School accused of 'poverty porn'

CNN - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:32am
A charity uses fictitious accounts of beaten and abandoned Native American children to raise money.
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CalPERS hedge cut 'off-base': Singer

CNBC - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 10:31am
Billionaire investor Paul Singer has a message for CalPERS: Dumping your hedge funds makes no sense.
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