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Pro: 'Let the good times roll' in 2015

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:21pm
S&P 500 at 2,350 by the end of 2015? One of Wall Street's biggest bulls has just upped the ante for 2015.
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Is Apple Pay a bitcoin killer?

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:16pm
Apple just made its assault on antiquated payment systems—will it kill some new ones in the process?, asks Fast Money trader Brian Kelly.
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Nigerian officials: Security video doesn't show syringe attack reported by US air marshal

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:13pm
Nigerian aviation officials say a preliminary review of security video shows no evidence that a U.S. air marshal was stabbed with a syringe at the airport in Lagos (LAY'-gohs).
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Illinois bar grills 100-foot-long bratwurst as practice for 200-foot brat attempt

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:12pm
About 50 people volunteered to carefully grill a 100-foot bratwurst without burning or breaking it at a bar in Illinois.
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Bad grades for Texas textbooks

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:11pm
Written in alignment with state education standards, the books are seen as overly ideological.
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Rice could face more charges: West

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 12:09pm
A senior Justice Department official signaled that additional state legal charges against the running back could be in the offing.
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Judge denies Bravo new trial after new statement by lawyer for jailhouse informant

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:56am
A judge denied a new trial for a Miami man convicted of murdering a University of Florida student in a fit of jealous rage.
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Convicted felon caught on Twitter holding guns to be sentenced to prison for gun possession

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:56am
A Boston gang member who posted photos of himself on Twitter holding guns even though he wasn't allowed to have weapons is set to be sentenced Wednesday to prison.
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Police say they ID'd 5 teens in ice bucket prank

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:55am
Police near Cleveland say they have identified five teenage suspects involved in dumping bodily fluids on an autistic teen who thought he was participating in the "Ice Bucket Challenge."
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Wedbush predicts RadioShack bankruptcy

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:53am
Wedbush's Q2 report expects dismal results for RadioShack to continue. The report predicts bankruptcy for the electronics company.
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Motherlode Blog: Those ‘Mysterious Deadly Virus’ Headlines? Don’t Panic. Do Watch That Cold, and Wash Your Hands.

The New York Times - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:40am
Strains of enterovirus circulate every year. This year, the number of children affected is high, but the symptoms themselves (fever and coughing) are consistent with the way this virus has behaved in the past.

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Best place to invest in real estate?

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:40am
London and New York may be the favorites of the wealthy, but when it comes to investment returns since 2010, Dubai was your best bet.
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Small businesses are healthier and applying for more loans, Capital One executive says

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:32am
Based on what she's seeing among her 3 million small business customers, Capital One's Keri Gohman is upbeat.
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Poroshenko to address Congress

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:32am
The Ukrainian president will address a joint session of Congress next week, John Boehner announces.
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5 questions for Obama's ISIL speech

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:29am
Whether he likes it or not, President Barack Obama's speech Wednesday night on the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant threat is going to be known as his "Hey, we have a strategy now" speech.
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Federal authorities raid Los Angeles fashion district in drug money laundering probe

FOX News - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:24am
Federal authorities have been raiding dozens of businesses in the fashion district of Los Angeles in a drug money laundering probe.
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Inhofe to Hill: Give Obama authority

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:21am
The senator says he hopes the president will acknowledge the U.S. is engaged in war.
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Judge Agrees to Delay Detroit Bankruptcy Trial

The New York Times - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:16am
The move by a federal judge will give Detroit a chance to iron out the final details in a settlement with Syncora Guarantee, a bond insurer and the city’s most forceful and public critic.

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Small bump in employer health plans

CNBC - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:12am
Health insurance premiums for the nearly 150 million people who get family coverage through employers rose a modest 3 percent in 2014.
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Cheney: Time for terror war 'offense'

POLITICO - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:08am
He delivers a blistering critique of President Barack Obama's foreign policy.
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