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Flying high: Study looks at pilots and drugs

CNN - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 1:38pm
Forty percent of all pilots killed in noncommercial airplane crashes in recent years have medication in their systems -- a marked increase over previous decades, according to a draft government study obtained by CNN.
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Big money disagrees on Russia investing

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 1:28pm
Investors can't decide if Russian stocks are cheap because of the Ukraine crisis or if the region is still too risky.
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Cops: Couple kept woman in dog cage

CNN - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 1:26pm
A young Indiana mother was gagged with chloroform and held captive for two months, forced to wear a dog collar tethered to an "intricate restraint system" and kept in a wooden cage built by one of her "sadist" captors, police said.
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This issue won't sway voters this fall

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 1:23pm
Obamacare ranks very low when the most enthusiastic voters are asked he main reason they're excited about voting in upcoming Congressional elections.
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Pimco exec: Fed HAD to pump up market

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 1:17pm
Paul McCulley believes the Fed has a direct desire to pump up the U.S. stock market, even if it won't acknowledge so explicitly
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Lew Says Administration Is Near a Decision on Curbing Corporate Expatriates

The New York Times - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 1:16pm
In an address, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said he would decide what action the administration can take to stop companies from moving abroad to avoid American taxes.

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Tinder resolves harassment lawsuit

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 1:02pm
Without admitting wrongdoing, Tinder, a dating app start-up, has officially resolved a pending sexual harassment suit.
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Can 'sharing economy' boost tax revenue?

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 1:00pm
Critics say disruptive services like Uber can hurt tax revenues, but can the sharing economy also share the wealth?
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POLITICO to launch European edition

POLITICO - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:53pm
POLITICO will partner with German conglomerate Axel Springer to create a European product.
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How Home Depot shoppers can stay safe

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:44pm
Home Depot shoppers can keep their financial accounts safe with minimal elbow grease: call issuer and ask for a new card.
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Gorilla Glass vs. sapphire at Apple?

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:39pm
Ahead of Apple's announcement, Corning's CEO made his case for why mobile device makers should use Gorilla Glass.
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Gillibrand calls Arlington 'soulless'

POLITICO - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:36pm
She ignited an old feud between Arlington and D.C. by calling the small county a "soulless suburb."
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Cassidy: Reid Senate like 'plantation'

POLITICO - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:31pm
Cassidy says Reid's attitude as majority leader is 'It goes if I say it does, if not it stops.'
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Court gets Risen case moving

POLITICO - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:28pm
The ex-CIA officer's lawyers press for a long-stalled trial to move ahead.
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Dad-turned-CEO sees Duchenne progress

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:23pm
Ilan Ganot left his banking job to form a company to develop drugs to treat his young son, who has Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
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Boehner signals extension for Ex-Im Bank

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:17pm
Speaker John Boehner signaled that there would probably be a short-term extension of the U.S. Export-Import Bank.
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Minnesota judge convicts ex-nurse of assisting suicide of English man he encouraged online

FOX News - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:15pm
A former nurse who admitted going online and encouraging people to kill themselves has been convicted of assisting in the suicide of an English man.
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David Stern: Racism is still in sports

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:09pm
In the midst of the Bruce Levenson Atlanta Hawks scandal, David Stern lends his insight about racism in sports as a whole.
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NATO draws a hard line in the cybersand

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:07pm
NATO says that a cyberattack against one of its members could trigger a military response. Experts doubt it.
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Phrase change could mean Fed hikes sooner

CNBC - Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:05pm
At next week's Fed meeting, a phrase change could be seen by the markets as a cue that rate hikes are coming sooner than they expected.
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