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Potsie on perseverance, at the NYSE

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 5:00pm
Happy Days star Anson Williams talks with "Closing Bell" about his big break and why perseverence pays.
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Air Force Ready to Fight Ebola with Virus-killing Robot

FOX News - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 4:56pm
Air Force doctors at Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Virginia have a germ-killing robot ready to help keep rooms clean should any returning service member show symptoms of Ebola. The 366th Medical Group at Langley is responsible for housing and monitoring troops returning from Ebola aid missions to West Africa during a mandatory 21-day quarantine period. […]
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Goodbye, snow days: Students across the nation increasingly hit the books from home

FOX News - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 4:45pm
She's no Grinch about it, but Lynn Grewing is the principal who stole snow days at St. Cloud Cathedral.
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Ackman takes big stake in Zoetis: Report

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 4:44pm
Bill Ackman partnered with another hedge fund to buy a 10 percent stake in animal health company Zoetis, Dow Jones reported.
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Siegel confident in Dow 18,000

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 4:29pm
Jeremy Siegel has become renowned for his steadfast confidence in stocks. And he's as confident now as he's ever been.
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At least 2,207 US military deaths in Afghanistan since 2001

FOX News - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 4:20pm
As of Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at least 2,207 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.
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Temperatures plunge as storm buries parts of Rockies, Upper Midwest in more than foot of snow

FOX News - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 4:19pm
Heavy snow blanketed parts of the Upper Midwest with more than a foot of snow on Tuesday, leaving residents there and in the Rockies waking up to frigid temperatures that plunged as much as 50 degrees overnight.
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Making payments with your heartbeat

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 4:14pm
Mobile payments may be hot, but a Canadian start-up bets that some consumers will want to wear their payment source.
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Texas teacher suspended after racist Ferguson tweet

CNN - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 4:11pm
A Texas teacher has been "suspended without pay pending discharge" after accusations that she sent racially charged tweets about the incidents in Ferguson, Missouri, a representative for Dallas Independent Schools said in a press conference.
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Signs of inflation appearing: CEO

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 4:03pm
Fed officials insist that inflation remains tame, however, an unofficial check suggests quite the opposite.
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Bearish pro surrendering; embraces bull

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:58pm
There are so many tailwinds in the market, a serious skeptic is starting to turn bullish.
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First Draft: From The Upshot: A Look at the Next Big Election

The New York Times - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:57pm
Enthusiasm for President Obama brought out younger and nonwhite voters in 2008 and 2012, but demographic changes are set to have the same effect.

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FCC could defy Obama on net neutrality

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:54pm
The FCC is an independent agency that will rule on facts and current laws, not President Obama's opinion, says commish.
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Retirement looming? How to save now

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:50pm
Boost your retirement with these 12 easy tips. USA Today reports.
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Glenn Beck reveals major health issues

CNN - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:48pm
Glenn Beck shared Monday a secret he's kept from almost everyone for years: He's been battling a serious and rare illness.
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U.S. Bishops Struggle to Follow Lead of Francis

The New York Times - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:45pm
American bishops meeting in Baltimore say they can feel change rattling the church hierarchy even if they do not yet understand where the pope is leading them.

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First Draft: Big Business ‘Strongly Opposed’ to Net Neutrality Rules

The New York Times - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:29pm
The biggest business lobby group in the United States is not happy that President Obama is pressuring the Federal Communications Commission to impose stricter rules on broadband providers.

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US, top banks close to forex settlement

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:26pm
Regulators are poised to levy fines on big banks in a settlement after a year-long global probe into allegations of forex collusion.
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Is Apple disrupting U.S. bond market?

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:20pm
More companies are likely to follow Apple to Europe to sell bonds at better rates.
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Bush 43 talks new book, Jeb in 2016

POLITICO - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:19pm
He says anyone who wants to run for president should read the book he wrote about his father.
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