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Chicago marks 100 years of Wrigley Field

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:48pm
Wrigley Field, home to the Chicago Cubs, has been open for 100 years. CNN's Ted Rowlands looks at its history.
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No tech bubble: Pro

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:48pm
David Einhorn says yes, but this trader explains why he thinks Einhorn is wrong.
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Campaign Finance: Race in ‘Waxman’ Primary Involves Donating Dollars

The New York Times - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:43pm
Representatives Frank Pallone and Ana Eshoo have been giving colleagues thousands of dollars in campaign contributions in a race to win the top Democratic spot on a powerful committee.

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The 10 best jobs (One word: STEM)

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:30pm
Math and science guys (and ladies) crushed it on the best jobs list this year. They are in demand. *HIGH FIVE!*
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Kors vs Kate Spade—Who's the better buy?

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:20pm
Citi analysts evaluated the two popular handbag labels to determine which offers more upside to investors.
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Motherlode Blog: Recipes for Kids: Tzatziki

The New York Times - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:13pm
Tzatziki is a Greek dip that is often served as a snack or appetizer. It tastes great on burgers or tomato sandwiches, too.

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Buffett: Stocks aren't 'too frothy' now

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:12pm
In an interview on CNBC, Buffett also criticized Coca-Cola's controversial equity plan, but said Berkshire Hathaway abstained on the shareholder vote.
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The Lede: American Reporter Held by Ukraine Separatists

The New York Times - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:11pm
The Vice News reporter Simon Ostrovsky, who has produced a series of vivid dispatches from Ukraine in recent weeks, was detained by pro-Russia separatists in the town of Slovyansk on Tuesday.

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Unlocking the unbanked via mobile phones

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:00pm
How mobile phones are quickly becoming affordable gateways onto the financial grid.
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Boozman recovering after surgery

POLITICO - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:55pm
Doctors say the Arkansas Republican responded well to a heart procedure on Tuesday.
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Postal worker flings packages

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:28pm
A postal worker was caught on camera throwing packages out of his car onto the driveway of a customer. WLEX reports.
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Texas blast called 'preventable'

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:27pm
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board blames a fertilizer company and regulators for the 2013 explosion that killed 15 people and ravaged a small Texas town.
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Obama visits landslide scene

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:26pm
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Putin strategy: Good cop/bad cop

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:18pm
Alexander Motyl says as Russian President Putin snarled at Ukraine, his foreign minister was signing a conciliatory accord with the West. Whatever the game, the accord is a major stand down by Russia
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Holder: Sotomayor 'courageous'

POLITICO - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
Eric Holder lauded Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's dissent in the Michigan affirmative action case, calling it "courageous."
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Storied Central Park eatery to reopen

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:40pm
The new owners of Tavern on the Green say the resurrected eatery isn't just for tourists or celebrities anymore.
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Apple is working on Siri for TV: Report

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:33pm
Lines of code found in Apple's iOS7 SDK suggests that Apple is working on building its voice-activated application Siri into Apple TV—at some point.
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Yes... I deserve a raise! Or free food!

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:33pm
Many Americans think that they make enough money, but some think that they are unfairly paid—and want the problem fixed.
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Obama dines on $300 Tokyo sushi

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:33pm
President Obama ate at Tokyo's exclusive Sukiyabashi Jiro—of the film "Jiro Dreams of Sushi"—on a state visit to Japan.
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More high school grads go right to work

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:26pm
About 66 percent of the graduating class of 2013 enrolled in college last fall, the lowest number of enrollees since 2006, a new report said.
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