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GOP stumbles over abortion bill

POLITICO - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 2:22pm
Republicans are forced to drop proposed legislation at the last minute.
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Retirement isn't just about money

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 2:21pm
A number of predictors indicate just how happy you'll be in retirement. Here are nine of them.
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Dimon: Here's the biggest sin in the US

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 2:12pm
The JPM CEO says that, despite its problems, the U.S. still has "the best hand ever dealt of any country."
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Meet Venezuela's last banker: China

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:58pm
Venezuela is down to its last lifeline as oil prices plummet, and the country needs financial backing more than ever.
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Porn stars shooting guns: The sin biz

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:56pm
The US porn industry is a $14 billion business, and the US gun industry is a $38 billion business. Sometimes, the two meet in spectacular fashion.
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Trader: Sticking by IBM despite...

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:56pm
Halftime Trader Jim Lebenthal is getting more bullish on the stock even after a disappointing 2015 outlook.
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Paperwork errors costs JPMorgan big

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:43pm
JPMorgan Chase must live with a clerical mix-up that could cost $1.5 billion, a court ruled on Wednesday.
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Trader: Contrarian Europe QE play

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:40pm
One trader in Chicago is taking a contrarian viewpoint on the impact of the ECB's expected QE plan Thursday.
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Manager 'sorry' for blowing up fund

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:16pm
Canarsie Capital's Owen Li told clients of his hedge fund that he is "truly sorry" for losing virtually all their money.
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Google vs Facebook in virtual reality

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:09pm
Facebook is counting on the Oculus purchase to win in virtual reality, but Google's answer is a smartphone and cardboard.
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Is hosting the Super Bowl worth it?

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:07pm
The NY Giants co-owner explains what it was like to host Super Bowl XLVIII and whether NY/NJ hopes to win another bid.
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Microsoft talks free Windows 10 upgrades

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 1:06pm
Microsoft said the upcoming Windows 10 will be offered as a free upgrade to users of the most recent versions of Windows and Windows Phone software.
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Ex-WWE wrestlers sue

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:51pm
Two former World Wrestling Entertainment wrestlers are suing the WWE, alleging their old employer ignored or downplayed signs of brain damage and other injuries while it raked in millions.
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Live blog: Davos day 1

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:45pm
The world's elite got down to business on the first day of the Davos, which was topped off with a hotly-anticipated address from China's Premier.
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Opinion: Obama goes on offense

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:44pm
10 commentators weigh in on a State of the Union speech that laid out an ambitious agenda aimed at the middle class.
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Tootsie Roll CEO dies at 95

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:43pm
Gordon grew the company's brands to include DOTS, Charms, Junior Mints, Sugar Daddy and Charleston Chew.
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Rubio makes his case for 2016

POLITICO - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:21pm
He previews his possible White House run by playing up his foreign policy credentials.
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Davos elite lament inequality

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:20pm
Rising economic inequality is casting a shadow over the World Economic Forum, a conference dominated by the 1 percent.
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Kiss 'shrinking' deficit goodbye

CNBC - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:07pm
There's more to the story, and it's likely to become a significant headache for his successor.
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A Judicial Fund-Raising Case Causes Justices to Reflect on Their Own Jobs

The New York Times - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:06pm
Supreme Court justices reflected on the power and dignity of the judiciary in a case on whether Florida can ban judicial candidates from personally seeking donations.






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