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Swiss shock victim: Forex broker insolvent

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 3:14pm
The brokerage was brought to its knees by the Swiss National Bank's surprise move on the franc Thursday.
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Brownback reverses course, proposes new taxes

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 3:13pm
In a stark turnaround, the Republican governor of Kansas called for higher taxes on cigarettes and liquor.
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Lost spacecraft is found on Mars

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 3:13pm
Scientists lost contact with the Beagle 2 before it was supposed to land on Mars on Christmas Day more than 10 years ago.
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Traders try new oil tack: Keeping it

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 2:57pm
Some commodity traders are taking an interesting approach to playing the oil market to turn a profit.
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Obama, Cameron urge Congress not to pass Iran sanctions

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 2:31pm
Obama had strong backing from Cameron, who acknowledged that he has called "a couple of senators."
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Obama, Cameron on security

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 2:26pm
Authorities do not need to change course on balancing security and privacy, President Obama and British PM Cameron said.
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Billionaire marks birthday with pushups

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 2:17pm
Jim Thompson, the founder and chairman of Crown Worldwide, celebrated his birthday with pushups.
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US economy off to an ugly start

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 2:10pm
A year in which the U.S. economy was supposed to turn the corner and lead the world has started out in bumpy fashion.
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What this Ferrari says about cars

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 2:03pm
The classic car auctions in Scottsdale, Arizona, are off to a fast start, suggesting the market remains strong.
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Podcast: Wuerker, Tapper on Charlie Hebdo

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 1:53pm
Podcast: Wuerker, Tapper on Charlie Hebdo
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Menendez spends big on legal defense

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 1:45pm
He shells out $206,000 in payments for legal expenses to three law firms.
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Top Obamacare official calls its quits

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 1:45pm
Top U.S. health official Marilyn Tavenner resigned as administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Friday.
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Rapper to Nancy Grace: Anybody can get pot

CNN - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 1:31pm
HLN's Nancy Grace talks to hip-hop artist 2 Chainz about the legalization of marijuana.
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RNC rolls out 2016 debate schedule

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 1:27pm
The committee sanctions nine presidential primary debates.
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Trader bets $12M on new Yahoo highs

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 1:17pm
Behind the $12 million bet on Yahoo.
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Hershey's chocolate fog

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 1:07pm
Republicans make little progress on tough problems at Pennsylvania retreat.
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Mobile made $3.3 trillion in 2014

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:50pm
A new study finds that the mobile industry last year produced more than $3.3 trillion in revenue.
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$151 billion fled Russia in 2014

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:48pm
Net capital outflows were driven by the country's conflict with Ukraine and the pressure of international sanctions.
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Retail chains that disappeared

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:42pm
We've pulled together a list of just some of retailers that have disappeared over the last 25 years. Bring on the nostalgia.
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Why I'm not overweight Apple: O’Leary

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:42pm
Investors are growing concerned as smartphones and other consumer electrics become commodities, Kevin O'Leary told CNBC.
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