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Pro: 'Fragile five' keep yields low

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 2:57pm
A group Morgan Stanley dubbed the 'fragile five' help contain interest rates.
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Betting on boomers, P&G's new market

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 2:44pm
Procter & Gamble is getting into the fastest-growing household products business. Give up? It's adult diapers.
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Madoff trustee cannot void settlements

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 2:18pm
In a setback for the trustee seeking money for the former customers of Bernard Madoff, an appeals court refused to void two settlements.
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Microsoft gains on cloud rivals

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 2:02pm
MSFT's cloud services beat AWS and Google Cloud to be the second most-preferred for cloud computing. Re/Code reports.
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Inflation a 'key concern' for companies

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 1:57pm
Sentiment on the ground isn't meshing with the official data when it comes to inflation.
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Why Advent is buying stake in Lululemon

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 1:51pm
The private equity firm's confidence that the brand is in the early innings of its life cycle, a source told CNBC Friday.
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Motherlode Blog: Your Turn: A Weekend Thread, Open for Comments

The New York Times - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 1:39pm
Welcome to Motherlode’s weekly open thread. Do you have thoughts about the news this week, and how it affects families? A question to ask? A rant to share? This is your place. Go.






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Beware financial advisors: 'Dilbert' creator

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 1:39pm
Advisors are the biggest risk to investing in stocks, "Dilbert" creator Scott Adams says.
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Life after Wall Street: a start-up

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 1:28pm
Former trader Sam Polk talks about how he successfully broke up with Wall Street and launched a start up — and that epic job interview with Michael Milken.
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Will airstrikes target US-supplied arms?

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 1:13pm
At some point during these airstrikes American taxpayer-financed fighter jets may destroy American taxpayer-financed weapons.
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No...DNC...'til Brooklyn?

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 1:12pm
Sources say that the Clintons are pushing for Brooklyn to be the site of the 2016 DNC. NYT reports.
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Loan vs lease: What's best for drivers

CNBC - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 1:11pm
A new study underscores the financial advantages of leasing over buying, but it also points to a potential alternative.
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What is victory for Obama?

POLITICO - Fri, 08/08/2014 - 1:09pm
Obama's objectives in Iraq are simple -- but a lasting resolution to the crisis remains Byzantine.
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