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What women want

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:23am
Opinion: Equal pay is just the beginning. Women (and men, for that matter) want security.
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This is 'purveyor of truth': Sternlicht

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:22am
The bond market signals that the sooner the Fed winds down QE the better, investor Barry Sternlicht says.
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California man pleads no contest to pushing wife off bridge

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:21am
A Northern California man has pleaded no contest to trying to throw his wife off a bridge last year.
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Autopsy: Woman killed during chase shot 5 times from behind

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:10am
An autopsy report, made public six months after Miriam Carey was shot dead after leading Washington police on a car chase from the White House to the Capitol, revealed that the 34-year-old woman was struck by five bullets from behind.
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UNC fake class scandal winds its way to Washington

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:09am
A U.S. congressman is questioning whether the NCAA failed to hold the University of North Carolina accountable during a 2012 academic fraud investigation and is demanding answers from NCAA brass.
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Gohmert: Holder 'persecutes'

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:09am
He says Holder isn't doing his job.
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Man convicted in killing despite alibi freed after 24 years

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:08am
A New York judge Tuesday vacated the conviction of a man who spent nearly a quarter of a century behind bars for a Brooklyn slaying that occurred while he was vacationing in Florida.
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Danger of Obama's foreign policy

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:05am
David Frum says the president has failed to react strongly to crises in Iran, Syria, Ukraine and Venezuela, encouraging others to act out.
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Moniz: 'Green' includes nuclear and more

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:03am
U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz declared a green loan program alive and well—and not just for renewable energy.
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DSCC outraises NRSC in March

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:00am
The majority party has now bested its counterpart by $21 million this cycle.
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Keep bonds but stay alert: Advisors

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:00am
Given a bond selloff in 2013 and rising rates, advisors caution clients to keep bonds without getting complacent.
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Pennsylvania man struck, killed by train was texting, police say

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:47am
Police say a man killed by a commuter train in suburban Philadelphia was texting a friend when he was struck while walking on the tracks.
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Bacon prices up after spread of virus

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:39am
A new virus has killed millions of baby pigs in the U.S. The consequence? Bacon prices rising by more than ten percent.
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Charges reduced for mom who allegedly drove SUV filled with kids into ocean

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:34am
Prosecutors in Daytona Beach say they've filed attempted second-degree murder and child abuse charges against a pregnant South Carolina woman who drove a minivan carrying her three small children into the Atlantic surf.
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Bits Blog: Experts Find a Door Ajar in an Internet Security Method Thought Safe

The New York Times - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:30am
The software behind the tiny padlock next to web addresses that promised to protect sensitive data is broken, a team of security researchers has discovered.

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3 tips to rival the pros using ETFs

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:30am
ETFs give investors the ability to make sector and global macro bets, meaning the individual can become their own portfolio manager.
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Transportation Security Administration: Man arrested after loaded gun found at BWI checkpoint

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:23am
Authorities say a Virginia man was recently arrested at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport after a loaded handgun was found in his carry-on bag at a security checkpoint.
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Find out how to file a tax extension

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:00am
Yikes! Are you about to miss the April 15 deadline? Don't stress.
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Alternative minimum tax hasn't lost bite

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:00am
New laws ease the AMT's bite for many taxpayers, but nearly 4 million Americans will still pay thousands in extra taxes.
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States work around Obamacare to help undocumented immigrants

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 7:51am
Saira Murillo is just one of 11 million undocumented immigrants in the country who was specifically excluded from signing up for the Affordable Care Act, but it wasn't until recently that she found a way around the system.
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