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Can a bad gift get you dumped?

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:42am
A study finds relationship problems stemming from gift shortages or scrimping.
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Uber fights global onslaught

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:39am
Bad press for Uber, the ride-sharing app now worth an estimated $40 billion, keeps mounting. Can the taxi service take much more?
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'Diner en Blanc' comes to Miami for 1,000 in white; location kept secret until last minute

FOX News - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:33am
Kept secret until the last minute, an elegant picnic arrived at a South Beach park for 1,000 people dressed all in white.
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Ebola fighters win Time's 2014 Person of the Year

FOX News - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:32am
Doctors, nurses and others fighting Ebola have won Time's 2014 Person of the Year award, the magazine announced Wednesday.
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UVa president says efforts to reform party culture, improve safety underway but will take time

FOX News - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:31am
In her most extensive interview since a controversial Rolling Stone article, the University of Virginia's president says efforts are underway to reform the school's party culture and improve safety but that those plans will take time.
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Consumers very cautious: Langone

CNBC - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 10:21am
Here's why Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone sees extreme wariness among American shoppers.
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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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