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Party on: Hot sectors for 2015

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:57am
NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari offers up his 2015 outlook and what what sectors he thinks are going to be hot.
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Venezuela is in a bind for cash

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:54am
Days after OPEC decided not to give into Venezuela's plea to cut oil production, Caracas is on a cash-searching mission.
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Hundreds fight fire at Los Angeles construction site

CNN - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:53am
Los Angeles firefighters spent Monday morning battling two fires, both in apartment buildings: one under construction, the other under renovation, fire officials said.
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The week in 35 photos

CNN - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:51am
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Made millions...and still grumpy

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:41am
Her brother posted an image of her afflicted cat on Reddit, and within days she was able to quit her waitressing job.
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Goldman sees upside risk in 2015

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:35am
Goldman Sachs already appears to be having second thoughts on its tepid forecast for 2015.
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First Draft: First Draft Focus: A Royal Visit to the Oval Office

The New York Times - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:32am
Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, visited the White House Monday on his first trip to Washington.






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Philadelphia Laments Bill Cosby’s Now-Tarnished Image

The New York Times - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:30am
Bill Cosby shot to fame spinning humorous tales of a childhood in public housing, and as an adult became a philanthropist and cheerleader for his hometown.






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Founder of $100B industry dies

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:16am
Ralph Baer never meant to start a multibillion-dollar industry. He was just trying to get an idea out of his head and into the real world.
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Madoff trustee loses clawback appeal

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:15am
Victims of Bernard Madoff may get less money after a trustee lost an appeal to recover some payments.
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Ron Paul: A new Cold War with Russia?

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:12am
The latest anti-Russia resolution from the House is one of the worst pieces of legislation I can remember, says former Rep. Ron Paul.
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Top 10 markets for housing growth

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:11am
Realtor.com has released its 2015 housing forecast and zeroed in the top 10 metro areas for housing growth next year.
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TNR's Guy Vidra: We won’t turn magazine into BuzzFeed competitor

POLITICO - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:09am
The chief executive says he doesn't want to change The New Republic.
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Toledo river bridge remains stuck open as crews try to figure out how to lower it

FOX News - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:02am
Officials in Toledo are trying to lower a river bridge that's stuck in the up position for the second time in a week.
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Mortgage giants unveil lending rules to let more Americans buy homes with 3 percent down

FOX News - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:02am
More Americans will soon be able to buy a home with a down payment as low as 3 percent, the mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac say.
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Rolling Stone rape article fallout

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:00am
Rolling Stone grappled with the fallout from its story of an alleged gang rape on UVA's campus, the NYT reports.
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Remington: Gun fix is not a 'recall'

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:54am
Remington firmly denied the replacement of allegedly defective triggers is a recall, and insists its products are not defective.
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Rights groups' net neutrality split

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:54am
As the net neutrality battle wears on, civil rights groups have come out on both sides of the issue. NYT reports.
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2 years later, Newtown deliberates best way to memorialize 26 lives lost at Sandy Hook school

FOX News - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:47am
A panel has been gathering input from families of the 26 victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School, first responders and others as it begins evaluating what a permanent memorial should look like.
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McDonald's sales uglier than expected

CNBC - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:43am
McDonald's reported a steeper-than-expected fall at global established restaurants in November, hurt by increased competition in the U.S.
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