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Apple, IBM unveil their biz apps

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:19am
Apple and IBM planned to announce the first 10 apps that focus on specific tasks in a few major industries. NYT reports.
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NY man fined for telling feds his boss was a foreign spy; investigators say he just had a beef

FOX News - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:17am
An electrical engineer from upstate New York has been fined $5,000 and sentenced to 180 hours of community service for accusing his boss of spying for another country.
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Carl's Jr. to roll out 'natural' burger

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:16am
Carl's Jr. has no antibiotics, no steroids, no added hormones and comes from grass-fed, free-range cattle. USA Today reports.
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Cuban recounts SEC debacle

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:04am
Mark Cuban, once a target of an insider trading probe, met publicly with Christopher Cox, former SEC chairman.
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McConnell on Rand Paul's 2016 dilemma

POLITICO - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:03am
Kentucky law won't let him run for the Senate and the White House at the same time.
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Top 10 U.S. destinations for 2015

CNN - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:00am
Think you need a passport to explore high art, exotic beaches and incredible natural wonders?
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Harvard prof's $4 food fight

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:57am
A Harvard Business School associate professor just couldn't let it go when he was overcharged $4 for Chinese takeout.
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The most extreme 2015 predictions

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:51am
A spike in Japanese inflation and a UK housing crash are just some of the other extreme predictions Saxo Bank has offered for the coming year.
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First Draft: Have a Big Idea? A Liberal Group Is All Ears

The New York Times - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:44am
For those who think Democrats are devoid of ideas, now comes proof: a liberal political organization plans Wednesday to unveil a new website where the public can ‘’submit and vote on big ideas’’ for the party to champion.






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Cop caught on camera punching woman

CNN - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:26am
Video of a Seattle police officer punching a woman after she kicked him was just released.
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Recruiting firm falls on complaint

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:25am
CTPartners is fighting back against a sexual discrimination complaint that has moved its stock down by 24 percent.
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Police give gifts, not tickets

CNN - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:22am
What if police gave out presents instead of traffic tickets. That would be a nice trick, or maybe an alternate reality.
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First Draft: First Draft Focus: A Taco for the Road

The New York Times - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:17am
President Obama stopped for a taco in Nashville.






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Cam Newton fractures back

CNN - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:17am
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was taken to a hospital after the truck he was traveling in crashed in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Tuesday, police said.
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Searching for center of America

CNN - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:17am
Close your eyes and imagine of the "center" of America.
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Boehner's pitch: Fight Obama in 2015

POLITICO - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:11am
He vows that the funding bill will provoke a fight with the president in 2015 when the party is in a stronger position to take him on.
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Former Miss America dies

CNN - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:00am
Mary Ann Mobley, who was the first Mississippian to be crowned Miss America and who then parlayed that achievement into a successful movie career, has died. She was 77 and had been battling breast cancer.
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Three ways to save on taxes

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:00am
Financial advisor Stacy Francis on her tax-time "triple defense": deferring income and upping deductions, investments.
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Detroit Bankruptcy Nears an End

The New York Times - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 8:53am
The city is expected to formally emerge from bankruptcy court protection as early as Wednesday, state officials said, ending the largest municipal bankruptcy in American history.






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Beware of these sectors in 2015: Bianco

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 8:46am
Traders should tread lightly around energy and industrials and look to banks and retail, strategist David Bianco says.
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