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Credit checkups key to financial health

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 9:00am
With 1 in 5 Americans a victim of credit-report errors, an annual financial checkup is just as important as a yearly physical.
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US investors eye Tottenham Hotspur

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 8:43am
A US investment group backed by Guggenheim Capital is weighing up a bid for north London football club Tottenham Hotspur.
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Navy Plans to Offer New Career Options to Officers and Enlistees

FOX News - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 8:32am
Navy officials want to keep sailors in the service by offer new career options after discovering a wave of discontent in the force.
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Scotland warns of nationalizations

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 7:38am
A senior nationalist warned businesses such as BP that they could face punishment for voicing concern over the impact of secession.
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CIA Estimates Islamic State Has Tripled to 31,000 Fighters

FOX News - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 7:26am
Military advisers being sent to Iraq will not call in airstrikes for Iraqi troops against the ISIL terror group.,The military advisers being sent to Iraq by President Obama will not spot targets and call in airstrikes for Iraqi troops in the coming offensive against the ISIL terror group which may have tripled in size since June, the Pentagon said Friday.
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Netflix faces chilly French reception

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 7:23am
Well-established competitors are trying to head off a Netflix wave, the government wants oversight and the cinema industry wants it to invest heavily.
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Maher takes D.C., skewers GOP

POLITICO - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 7:13am
He might have been in lawmakers' backyard, but Maher didn't hold pull back any partisan punches.
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Pope sees 'piecemeal' World War III

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 7:06am
Pope Francis said on Saturday the spate of conflicts around the globe today were effectively a "piecemeal" Third World War.
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Year of the 'regular folk'

POLITICO - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 7:00am
Not-so-new "testimonial" ads are resurfacing, where people vouch for their politician to be elected.
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Rescuers search Pacific for Navy pilot after crash

FOX News - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 5:14am
Rescuers searched an area of the far western Pacific Ocean Saturday for a Navy fighter pilot whose jet was one of two that crashed west of Wake Island.
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Person of interest questioned in Pennsylvania shooting that killed trooper

FOX News - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 4:59am
Two troopers were ambushed outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania during a late-night shift change, leaving one dead and another injured, and authorities were searching Saturday for the suspect or suspects, state police said.
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Report: Shooting at Pennsylvania State Police barracks; no one in custody

FOX News - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 4:14am
Pennsylvania State Police have confirmed to a TV news station that a shooting has occurred at a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania.
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Vikings star Adrian Peterson turns himself in

CNN - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 3:46am
NFL running back Adrian Peterson turned himself in to authorities in Texas early Saturday, the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office said on its website.
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Putin trying to destroy Ukraine, says prime minister

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 3:37am
Ukraine's prime minister said on Saturday Russian President Vladimir Putin aimed to destroy his country's independenceand said only NATO could defend the ex-Soviet republic.
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China factory output growth at near six-year low

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 3:27am
China's factory output grew at the lowest pace in nearly six years in August while growth in retail sales and investment also cooled, adding to signs of fragility in the economy.
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ISIS beheads British captive

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 3:00am
The terrorist group has released a video purportedly showing the execution of British hostage David Haines. U.K. leader David Cameron condemned the act as "pure evil."
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Scottish unionists a nose ahead, latest polls show

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 1:39am
Supporters of keeping Scotland in the United Kingdom have clawed back a tiny lead over separatists, opinion surveys show, less than a week before Scots vote.
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Alibaba may raise IPO price as investors salivate

CNBC - Sat, 09/13/2014 - 12:08am
With intense investor interest in Alibaba's massive IPO, the Chinese e-commerce giant may close order books early and raise the IPO price. The NYT reports.
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Evacuation ordered for 30 homes near Southern California wildfire; but no immediate risk posed

FOX News - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:18pm
Officials ordered people in about 30 homes to evacuate Friday evening as a wildfire roared through a canyon in Southern California's Cleveland National Forest.
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South Carolina Child Welfare Agency Faced Scrutiny Before 5 Siblings’ Deaths

The New York Times - Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:12pm
Gov. Nikki Haley, a Republican who is running for re-election, has faced criticism for more than a year over her handling of the Department of Social Services.






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