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Fed slaps stocks with comments on froth

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 12:02pm
The Fed's unusually targeted comments that biotech and social media stocks are overheated sucked the wind out of a an early rally.
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Not just Internet giants against FCC

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 12:01pm
Etsy and Uber are among the small companies that rely on fast video streaming and are also against the FCC's net neutrality proposal.
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Canon lawyer outlines her cover-up claims of clergy sex abuse by Minneapolis Catholic leaders

FOX News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:55am
A church lawyer is making her most detailed allegations yet about a cover-up of clergy sex abuse in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.
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Jersey City removes memorial for man who killed cop

FOX News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:55am
A memorial for a man who was killed after he ambushed and shot to death a 23-year-old rookie police officer in New Jersey has been removed.
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Judge Judy: No Boehner suit ruling

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:54am
"We are not commenting," a CBS spokeswoman says, keeping the TV star's opinion sealed.
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US debt to eclipse GDP in 25 years: CBO

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:50am
U.S. public debt is unsustainable and will reach 106 percent of economic output in 25 years, the Congressional Budget Office said.
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Where's the next oil boom? Look at tech

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:46am
The Permian Basin of west Texas and New Mexico is seeing an exploration renaissance, according to Oilprice.com.
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US court blocks Obama on Chinese firm

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:40am
A federal appeals court said U.S. President Obama deprived a small Chinese-owned firm of constitutional protections.
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Goldman Sachs earnings beat estimates

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:38am
Goldman Sachs delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Tuesday.
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This $2 million watch already sold out

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:32am
Richard Mille has taken prices, and watchmaking, to a new extreme with his latest watch, which touts a $2.2 million price tag.
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Suicidal man gets life for killing wife, granddaughter; said they shouldn't live without him

FOX News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:29am
A suicidal South Carolina man was sentenced to life in prison for killing his bedridden wife and their 9-year-old granddaughter, saying he wanted to spare them the pain of living without him, prosecutors said.
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Anthrax investigation: USDA finds more CDC lab problems

CNN - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:28am
Four days after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention concluded its investigation into June's accidental anthrax exposure, more details are being released about the government health agency's mishandling of potentially dangerous pathogens.
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Illegal giant snails from Africa incinerated after discovered at Los Angeles airport

FOX News - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:27am
Inspectors at Los Angeles International Airport seized an unusually slimy package — 67 live giant African snails that are a popular delicacy across West Africa.
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My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant

The New York Times - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:25am
Jose Antonio Vargas, who was detained on Tuesday, revealed his undocumented status in a 2011 essay for The New York Times Magazine.
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Obama library group raises $850K

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:24am
The early donations show that loyalists are still giving to the president's causes.
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Van Susteren to interview Abramson

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:23am
It trumps an announcement that Abramson would do her first post-Times interview with Katie Couric.
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Here's what the Fed needs to do

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:22am
Is Janet Yellen lying to Congress? Portfolio manager James Sanford has a few issues with the Fed's latest moves.
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Reid hits McConnell on gender equity

POLITICO - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:20am
Reid says McConnell's views on the issue are "shocking" and "troubling."
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Uber PR to gun for taxi industry

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:18am
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has made clear intentions of hiring a public relations person to gun for the taxi industry. Re/Code reports.
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Deadly Ebola virus spreads—so do fears

CNBC - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 11:12am
Hundreds have died in West Africa from the Ebola virus. With no known cure and a high mortality rate, alarm is real.
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