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Why investors want an Apple car

CNBC - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 5:48pm
Apple's entry into the automobile market may finally silence the company's critics amid rumors that the Cupertino giant is creating an electric car.
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Poll: Majority disapprove of Obama's ISIL policies

POLITICO - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 5:45pm
The president is losing ground as terrorist incidents mount.
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Teen killed in Maryland shootout

CNN - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 5:06pm
It started as a police chase after a teenager allegedly ignored a traffic stop by a Maryland state trooper.
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President Paul? Wall Street on high alert

POLITICO - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 5:06pm
His 'audit the Fed' push makes him dangerous in the eyes of finance execs.
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Traders, economists debate Fed hike

CNBC - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 5:04pm
When will the Fed finally raise rates? Economists and traders have very different answers.
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Princeton University gets $300 million rare book collection from alum, its largest donation

FOX News - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 5:00pm
Princeton University says it has received the largest donation in its history, a collection of rare books and manuscripts valued at nearly $300 million.
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U.S. Embedded Spyware Overseas, Report Claims

The New York Times - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 4:50pm
A Russian firm says the United States has found a way to permanently embed surveillance and sabotage tools in computers in countries including Iran, Russia, Pakistan and China.

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US embeds spyware in foreign networks

CNBC - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 4:50pm
The US has found a way to permanently embed surveillance and sabotage tools in foreign networks, according to a security firm. The NYT reports.
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The New York Times, the Miami Herald share Polk Award for exposing inmate abuse by jail guards

FOX News - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 4:31pm
The winners of the 2014 George Polk Awards in Journalism include reporters for The New York Times and the Miami Herald.
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Derailed W. Va. train falls into river

CNBC - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 4:22pm
A train carrying crude oil derailed in southern West Virginia on Monday, sending at least one tanker into the Kanawha River and sparking a house fire.
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Bob Feller Museum in Van Meter, Iowa, Will Become City Hall

The New York Times - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 4:13pm
After the Hall of Famer Bob Feller died in 2010, the business model for his museum in Van Meter, Iowa, began to fail. The building was sold to the city for a new city hall.
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Steep Fees and First-Class Prices, but Private Jets Are Available to More

The New York Times - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:55pm
Capitalizing on dissatisfaction with commercial airlines, a number of new ventures are using smartphone apps to upend the private jet market.
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Up to 14 Years of Hot Flashes Found in Menopause Study

The New York Times - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:51pm
The median length of time women endured symptoms was 7.4 years, according to researchers in the largest examination to date of the menopausal symptom.

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Global gang stole bank funds from 100 institutions, but untouched customers still at risk

FOX News - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:45pm
The hacker gang that looted as much as $1 billion worldwide from banks was unusual: It stole directly from the banks, instead of ripping off their customers.
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Education at heart of Chicago mayor's race

POLITICO - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:36pm
Local and national unions have made Emanuel a top target, pouring resources into the effort to oust him.
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Don't let the snow make you blue

CNN - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 3:30pm
As another snowstorm barrels toward the already-buried Northeast this weekend, some folks have had just about all they can take.
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False gun scare causes panic at LAX

FOX News - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 2:27pm
Passengers at one Los Angeles International Airport terminal fled onto the tarmac Monday morning after a mistaken announcement that a man with a gun was on the loose.
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It's the South's turn for a taste of foul winter weather

CNN - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 2:17pm
Wintry weather is a relative thing.
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UMass bans Iranians from some engineering, science programs

FOX News - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 2:03pm
The University of Massachusetts at Amherst has banned Iranian nationals from admission to certain graduate programs that school officials say aligns its policy with U.S. sanctions against Iran.
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North Carolina man indicted on 3 counts of murder in Muslim students' deaths

FOX News - Mon, 02/16/2015 - 1:51pm
A grand jury in North Carolina has indicted a man on three counts of murder in the shootings of three young Muslims in what authorities have said was a dispute over parking spaces.
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