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These 'poor' companies outperform

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:03am
The 10 S&P 500 firms with the least cash have outperformed the market and the richest companies. USA Today reports.
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Senators want bad bankers jailed

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:03am
If two senators get their way, executives—and not just the banks they run—will face punishment for bad behavior.
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Cramer's fave cybersecurity stock

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:56am
Strong earnings results from this company confirmed it remains best way to play cybersecurity right now, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.
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Time to stop being cowards on fracking

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:56am
Fracking is one area of the economy that's creating jobs. Dems like Obama and Cuomo need to stop delaying these projects, says Jake Novak.
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Why Cramer's bullish on this retailer

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:56am
This clothing retailer has a "good business" and its stock could push higher, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.
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Investors: iMeh to Apple Watch

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:51am
Traders say the Apple Watch was a disappointment, but the stock proved resilient on Wednesday.
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Motherlode Blog: Making New Friends: In Praise of Name Tags

The New York Times - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:40am
One of the most exhausting things about being new to a situation is having to learn everyone’s name. That’s why I love name tags.






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Reid vs. McConnell over ISIL

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:35am
Reid slams hawkish Republicans for taking foreign policy advice from Dick Cheney.
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Man who changed name to human loses bid for New Hampshire House; won COPSLIE plate ruling

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:31am
Human's race ended in defeat.
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What's missing from the Apple Watch

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:18am
There are a few pieces missing Apple's first foray into wearable devices.
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Tesla—Like, the band??

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:18am
The Bay Area isn't like the rest of the country. Elsewhere, Teslas aren't in every parking lot.
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National Park Service showing off Flight 93 visitor center construction on eve of anniversary

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:14am
The National Park Service will provide a tour of the visitor center being built at the Flight 93 National Memorial on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
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US inventories barely budge in July

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 10:00am
Wholesale inventories nearly flatlined in July, which may prompt Wall Street to trim their growth hopes.
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The Social Campaign: On Facebook, Nobody Knows You’re a Voter. Well, Almost Nobody.

The New York Times - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:40am
Political organizations, with the help of social media, are connecting voters to their online profiles.






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How much will college cost in 2039?

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:30am
Although college prices will continue to rise, a degree may have better value for students 25 years from now.
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Carney joins CNN as commentator

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:13am
The former White House Press Secretary will be a political commentator, starting tonight.
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Pot biz unlikely at Virgin: Branson

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:12am
Sir Richard Branson tells CNBC he does not see the Virgin Group getting into the business of legalized pot.
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Cheney Urges House G.O.P. to Abandon Isolationism

The New York Times - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:04am
Before President Obama’s address on ISIS, former Vice President Dick Cheney urged House Republicans to embrace a strong military and try to stop the establishment of a terrorist state in the Middle East.






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Hey, four eyes! A start-up's new vision

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:04am
One recent MBA graduate says he wants to make changing eyeglasses as easy as changing an outfit.
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Manchin to Obama: Ask Congress

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 8:58am
The West Virginia Democrat calls on Obama to gain congressional approval before acting on ISIL.
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