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Experts: Health records hack coming

POLITICO - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 2:17pm
The health world is flirting with disaster, say the experts who monitor crime in cyberspace.
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Obama looks to use executive action

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 2:08pm
Obama told his Cabinet to look for areas where he might be able to govern by executive action given gridlock in Congress that is hampering his agenda.
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Ultra-Orthodox in high-tech positions

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 2:07pm
Though ultra-Orthodox may lack basic math skills, Torah studies provide them with tools applicable Israel's booming high-tech industry
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July Fourth hurricane coming?

CNN - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:56pm
Talk about fireworks for the Fourth of July.
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Once-trendy retail brands

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:55pm
A slew of retailers over the past decade have seen their success hinge on one marquee product that sent their sales skyrocketing.
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3 things to watch in earnings season

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:49pm
Investor expectations are growing for the second half of 2014. We'll soon found out if those high hopes are justified.
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Twitter hires ex-Goldman manager as CFO

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:44pm
Twitter said its CFO will become senior vice president of strategic investments and named Anthony Noto as replacement.
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Ex-CalPERS head to plead guilty

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:39pm
The former CEO of CalPERS is set to plead guilty for illegally steering private equity placement fees to a friend.
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Appeals court to rehear Bonds case

POLITICO - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:34pm
An 11-judge panel will hear the slugger's challenge to an obstruction of justice conviction.
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High court ruling guts unions

CNN - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:33pm
In what comes as little surprise for a conservative group of justices who have increasingly sided with corporate America's interests, the Supreme Court has just made it harder to form certain kinds of unions in America. And the ruling may lead to future challenges for other unions down the road.
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NYSE to run tests before Alibaba IPO

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:31pm
The NYSE told traders it would allow firms to test their trading software on July 12 ahead of Alibaba's IPO.
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Facebook research causes privacy worries

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:24pm
Facebook's news feed experiment highlights the need for privacy safeguards.
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Utilities not so simple: Levkovich

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:23pm
Tobias Levkovich explains why utilities are up 16 percent for the first half of 2014.
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Hobby Lobby part of Santorum film

POLITICO - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:12pm
The Supreme Court just decided the case, but soon enough it will be back in a theater near you.
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Christie: I won't hold court

POLITICO - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:09pm
"That's now the law of the land, unless people in the legislative branch try to change it," he says.
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Shining the light on dark pools

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 1:03pm
The SEC is shining a bright light on dark pools. Are we finally ending this cycle of bad market behavior?, asks NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
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Childhood vaccines are safe. Seriously.

CNN - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 12:57pm
Children should get vaccinated against preventable and potentially deadly diseases. Period.
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Data flaws dog US health law sign-ups

CNBC - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 12:46pm
The U.S. government's health care fraud watchdog says the Obama administration has been struggling to clear up data discrepancies.
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Will U.S.'s World Cup love affair last?

CNN - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 12:45pm
For 40 years America has been cool to soccer, but now is riding a rush of Twitter camaraderie and a sense of being in on something big. But that could pass when the Cup is over, says Amy Bass
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Ky. gay marriage ban struck down

POLITICO - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 12:42pm
However, the ruling was temporarily put on hold because it will be appealed.
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