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Cramer: Blowout GDP too good to ignore

CNBC - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 6:13pm
With such awesome GDP data announced Tuesday, Cramer gives the inside scoop on which stocks fund managers will be buying as a result.
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Man mistakenly sells mattress set with cat inside

FOX News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 6:05pm
When an Oregon man sold his girlfriend's mattress set for $100 because she was moving in with him, little did he realize her cat was hiding inside.
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At least 2,213 US military deaths in Afghanistan since 2001

FOX News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 6:01pm
As of Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, at least 2,213 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.
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FBI: 18 loaded guns smuggled on flight

CNN - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 6:01pm
A baggage handler for Delta Air Lines moved a lot more than just luggage, authorities say -- he also helped smuggle firearms in a carry-on.
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Iowa man sentenced to nearly 6 years in prison for crack cocaine sales at candy store

FOX News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 6:00pm
An Iowa man has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for selling crack cocaine at a candy store.
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Ceding to Florida, New York Falls to No. 4 in Population

The New York Times - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:57pm
With 19.7 million residents, New York now ranks behind California, Texas and Florida, according to new figures released by the United States Census Bureau.






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1+1=?

POLITICO - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:39pm
Republicans hope to make changes in Congress' budgeting rules aimed at making it easier to cut taxes.
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Judge: Prosecutors can't show some graphic images during Colorado theater shooting trial

FOX News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:30pm
The judge overseeing the Colorado theater shooting case will let prosecutors show some photos of the theater and James Holmes' apartment but is barring others that could unfairly bias jurors.
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Road rage incident caught on cellphone camera as motorists are forced off California highway

FOX News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:15pm
A Northern California woman is in custody after a road rage incident was captured in a dramatic cellphone video that showed a vehicle forcing two motorists off a mountain highway.
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The top 5 CEO blunders of 2014: Exec

CNBC - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:11pm
Charlie Harary, co-founder of H3 & Co., outlined the worst CEO mistakes that "butted up against" societal trends in 2014.
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Safest cars list nearly doubles for 2015

CNBC - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:09pm
A total of 71 vehicles have earned either a Top Safety Pick or Top Safety Pick+ award, up from just 39 models during 2014.
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So Far, 6.4 Million Obtain Health Care Coverage for 2015 in Federal Marketplace

The New York Times - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:08pm
The Obama administration said new customers accounted for 30 percent of the total in what it sees as a promising start.






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NJ to bail out AC with short-term plan

CNBC - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:04pm
Atlantic City will get a short-term $40 million loan from the NJ rather than try to borrow the money in the capital markets.
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18 trades after Dow 18K

CNBC - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 5:00pm
The "Fast Money" traders give 18 trades as the Dow closes above 18K for the first time ever.
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On the Radio, It’s Been Sounding a Lot Like Christmas

The New York Times - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 4:48pm
About 529 stations have gone all-holiday this year, an increase of up 8.4 percent from last year and the largest number of such stations recorded,
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Russian contagion? Pro says no

CNBC - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 4:31pm
Global investors shouldn't be looking at Russia as the tip of a systemic Russia-leads-to-contagion crisis, Douglas Rediker said.
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Pisani's 2015 market predictions

CNBC - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 4:31pm
Bob Pisani would rather swing for the fences than make you yawn.
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Cat missing after man accidentally sells mattress set with girlfriend's pet hiding inside it

FOX News - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 4:30pm
When an Oregon man sold his girlfriend's mattress set for $100 because she's moving in with him, little did he realize her cat was hiding inside.
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Worried about Obamacare subsidies?

CNBC - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 4:24pm
HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell won't say if she has plans for a possible Supreme Court decision halting HealthCare.gov subsidies.
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Natural Gas Glut Isn’t Deterring Southwestern Energy

The New York Times - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 4:17pm
Southwestern, the No. 4 domestic producer of natural gas, is developing over 400,000 acres of reserves in the shale fields of West Virginia and Pennsylvania.






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