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The Pope said what about rabbits?

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 8:19am
In politics, they call it going "off message." In acting, they call it going "off script." In the Catholic Church under Pope Francis, it has become business as usual.
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How is life different for Muslims in the US?

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 8:17am
How is life different for Muslims in the US as opposed to Europe? CNN's Sara Ganim talks to two European Muslims who now live in the US.
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Why cheap gas won't last long

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 8:16am
John Hofmeister, Shell Oil's former president, said U.S. gas prices will shoot back up soon, USA Today reports.
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Poll: Voters not jumping on the Bush, Romney trains

POLITICO - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 8:03am
Mitt Romney and Jeb Bush might be trying to break from the GOP pack by flaunting possible 2016 bids, but it hasn't done much to enthuse voters, according to a new poll.
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6 missing after fire guts mansion

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 7:50am
A technology executive and five other people are feared dead after a suspicious fire destroyed a mansion in Annapolis, Maryland.
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Factor health costs into retirement

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 7:47am
Health- and long-term-care costs in retirement can be daunting, but careful planning can help put things in perspective.
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1 dead in overpass collapse

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 7:45am
Several hundred tons of concrete fell from an overpass and crashed onto Interstate 75 in Cincinnati, killing a construction worker.
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Tax season won't be 'horrible': CEO

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 7:44am
Jackson Hewitt CEO David Prokupek says he doesn't think this year's tax season will be that bad despite expectations of delays.
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Happy 100th! 10 U.S. centennials to celebrate

CNN - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 7:43am
Like a good wine, these spots just get better with age.
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State of the Union liveblog: The conversation

POLITICO - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 7:40am
Welcome to The Conversation, POLITICO's rolling coverage of the buzz ahead of President Barack Obama's 2015 State of the Union address.
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Get bonds ready for Fed rate hike

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 7:17am
It's time to diversify bond holdings by investing in a broad base of bonds with various maturities and ratings.
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Shake Shack prices IPO

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 7:14am
Burger chain Shake Shack said it expected its initial public offering to be priced at $14-$16 per share, valuing the company at up to $568 million.
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Porn business upbeat despite piracy

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 7:00am
The porn industry got in a lot of fights in 2014, and from the look of it, 2015 is going to be a brawler of a year also.
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JC Penney brings back the 'Big Book'

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 6:53am
Department-store operator J.C. Penney is bringing back its hefty print catalog five years after ditching it to focus on the web.
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Obama focuses on middle class in speech

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 6:12am
In his speech Tuesday night, Obama will challenge Congress to back his tax-raising ideas for helping the middle class.
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Google in talks to buy Softcard: Report

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 5:48am
Google is in talks to buy mobile-payments company Softcard, tech news website TechCrunch reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.
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Ebola, air disasters hit trust in institutions

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 5:45am
A rash of unforeseen events in 2014 has left trust in global institutions at six-year lows, according to a survey.
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Republicans target Social Security disability

POLITICO - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 5:39am
They say new limits will force Congress to fix the ailing program. Liberals see a ploy to weaken all of Social Security.
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State of Obama: Still here

POLITICO - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 5:36am
The president will use Tuesday's big speech to argue he's no lame duck.
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Spain and Italy headed for 1% yields?

CNBC - Tue, 01/20/2015 - 5:18am
One percent: that's the level bond yields in peripheral euro zone states may fall to on expectations of deflation and monetary stimulus, analysts say.
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