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What sectors offer the best dividends?

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:00am
Looking for more yield from stock investments? Look for companies in a host of industries that are not overvalued.
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Midterm Calculus: Goodbye to the Republican Wave?

The New York Times - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:59am
The expected G.O.P. momentum has yet to materialize for the midterm elections, but there is still time.






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Reynolds' $23B award unlikely to stand

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:59am
A decision by a Florida jury to impose damages of $23.6 billion against RJ Reynolds is likely to be rejected or reduced on appeal, experts say.
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Obama voices concern about Mideast

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:40am
He reaffirms Israel's right to defend itself but says it has already done "significant damage."
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Concerns raised early over dark pools

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:38am
Trading firms raised concerns about traders at Barclays' "dark pool" months before the U.S. accused the bank of favoring its trading clients.
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No drop in wages for 1st time since 2012

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:14am
The share of U.S. companies raising wages more than doubled in the three months to July, a survey showed, suggesting a faster pace of wage growth.
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Maya Wiley's push for civil rights

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:13am
The renowned civil rights attorney joins Bill de Blasio's administration as the Counsel to the Mayor.
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Poll: Cuomo far ahead of Astorino

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:07am
New York's governor holds a 17-point lead over his Republican challlenger.
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Post soccer, Brazil goes back to school

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:43am
Innovation is enabling students in Brazil to study online. How will this help broaden access to the country's best universities?
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Carlos Slim calls for a three-day week

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:16am
We've got it all wrong, says Carlos Slim, the Mexican telecoms tycoon: we should be working three days a week, the FT reports.
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Israel kills militants, death toll tops 500

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:08am
Israeli forces killed at least 10 Palestinian militants, as the death toll from the two-week conflict passed 500.
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Big brother is watching your waist

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:04am
The data explosion in health records is being fueled by the private sector and Obamacare.
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Warren, Cruz sway limited

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:03am
POLITICO poll: Their endorsements aren't as significant as those from Obama and Romney.
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POLITICO poll: Dim views of Clinton's time at State

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:03am
Just 14 percent describe the former secretary of state's tenure as "excellent."
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POLITICO poll: Stay out of Ukraine

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:03am
Americans are profoundly wary of getting involved.
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China's food safety takes another blow

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 3:29am
China's food safety has spurred another scandal, ensnaring fast-food chains which have been duped into buying tainted meat.
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Four New York City emergency workers put on 'modified duty' in response to chokehold death

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 3:00am
Four New York City emergency workers have been barred from responding to 911 calls amid an investigation into the medical response to man who died in police custody after being put in an apparent chokehold during his arrest.
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Michigan man accused of killing Irish UN peacekeepers in Lebanon arrested

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 3:00am
Federal agents have arrested a man the Irish government calls a suspect in the abduction, torture and killing of two Irish soldiers serving as United Nations peacekeepers in Lebanon 34 years ago.
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J Christopher Flowers warns of banking crisis

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 2:55am
One of the biggest private equity investors in the banking sector has warned that regulation has depressed profitability, the FT reports.
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Which city is the most innovative?

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 1:31am
Cities around the world that have embraced technology to tackle their problems – have your say on where in the world is the most innovative.
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