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To Help Language Skills of Children, a Study Finds, Text Their Parents With Tips

The New York Times - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:48pm
Preschoolers performed better on literacy tests when their parents received text messages with tips on how to help them, a study in San Francisco found.
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British Royal Couple Planning New York Visit for December

The New York Times - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:40pm
Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, will visit the Sept. 11 memorial and stop at a youth organization during a three-day stay in the city.
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Cramer Remix: This event disturbs me

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:12pm
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer thinks next week could depend on this one event, and warns to steer clear of the short game.
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Obama on immigration: Why wait?

POLITICO - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 7:11pm
Events help clarify an internal debate on timing.
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Business Briefing: F.D.A. Approves Avastin as Ovarian Cancer Treatment

The New York Times - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:56pm
The Swiss drug maker Roche said on Friday that the Food and Drug Administration approved its drug Avastin as a treatment for ovarian cancer.
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Here's what is next for market

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:56pm
Stocks could keep up their slow march higher in the coming week as energy and the consumer remain top themes for the economy and markets.
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The Dark Art of Political B.S.

POLITICO - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:43pm
Pay no attention to the pundit behind the curtain: Most of them are full of it.
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Look who's investing in Alibaba now

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:32pm
Some of America's biggest and most influential hedge funds are investing heavily in Chinese tech giant Alibaba.
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Why I'm not short oil: Gartman

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:20pm
Dennis Gartman saw action in the futures market that caused him to pull his short positions.
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Maine man who violently shook, injured baby daughter sentenced to 7 years in prison

FOX News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:15pm
A Maine man insisted he is not a violent person, as he was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for shaking his 6-month-old daughter so forcefully it left her brain damaged, a quadriplegic and unable to see or hear.
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Cramer's Gameplan: Alibaba headed up?

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:11pm
Jim Cramer gives his gameplan of the hot stocks to watch for next week. He thinks one stock could trigger some Alibaba action
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California Highway Patrol officer accused of stealing suspects' nude photos pleads not guilty

FOX News - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 6:00pm
A former California Highway Patrol officer has pleaded not guilty to computer theft charges stemming from allegations he stole explicit photos from the cellphones of female DUI suspects.
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Papers filed to close Trump Taj Mahal

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:59pm
The owner of the struggling Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City has filed court papers to close it by next month.
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Obamacare's 'Burwellian' rollout

POLITICO - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:56pm
Sylvia Mathews Burwell was brought in to run the Department of Health and Human Services with one big goal: Make sure the second round of Obamacare goes a whole lot better than last year's disaster.
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Obamacare 2.0 starts Saturday

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:51pm
Obamacare's second open-enrollment season begins Saturday, with new deadlines, new technology and new sign-up forecasts.
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Gains Stretch Into a Fourth Straight Week

The New York Times - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:48pm
As of Friday, the S.&P. 500 is up 10 percent so far this year. For the week, the S.&P. 500 and the Dow closed up about a third of a percentage point, their fourth week of gains.
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The New Health Care: First Look at Health Insurance Rates for Next Year Is Encouraging

The New York Times - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:48pm
Premiums are barely rising in major cities, according to two studies, but shopping around is a key.






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Baker Hughes dips on report talks stall

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:37pm
A report said talks between Baker Hughes and Halliburton have stalled, but that Halliburton may be considering a hostile offer.
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Apple becoming one-trick pony: Pro

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:30pm
Apple stock is soaring but at least one pro thinks the tech giant's ride will come to an end after the New Year.
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Co-working spaces inspire innovation

CNBC - Fri, 11/14/2014 - 5:13pm
A new wave of entrepreneurs and start-ups are exploring innovations in shared office spaces.
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