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Greece will not cooperate with troika

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:38am
Greece's government will not cooperate with the EU and IMF mission bankrolling the country and will not seek an extension to the bailout program.
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Reagan knew how to jump-start an economy

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:25am
Ronald Reagan had to dig out of a recession, too — but GDP growth at this point in that recovery was twice what Obama is delivering now.
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DealBook: Law Firm Founds Project to Fight ‘Revenge Porn’

The New York Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:23am
K&L Gates has set up the Cyber Civil Rights Legal Project to fight the shame-posting of sexual photos and videos online by jilted lovers.






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Consumer sentiment best in 11 years

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:21am
U.S. consumer sentiment rose in January to its highest level in 11 years on better job and wage prospects.
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After 150 years scientists reveal hull of the 1st submarine in history to sink enemy warship

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:16am
Fifteen years after the Confederate submarine H.L.
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Shake Shack surges in trading debut

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:12am
The hamburger chain's market value rose to more than $1 billion as it commenced trading.
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'Bonnie and Clyde' suspect demands to leave courtroom during hearing

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:11am
The Kentucky man accused of carrying out a multi-state crime wave with his 13-year-old girlfriend, drawing comparisons to Bonnie and Clyde, refused to remain in a courtroom Thursday after spotting members of the media.
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POLITICO Podcast with Glenn Thrush: Jack Shafer & Cathy McMorris Rodgers

POLITICO - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:09am
Glenn Thrush sits down with POLITICO's new media columnist Jack Shafer to talk Bloomberg restructuring and a call from Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers to discuss the State of the Union rebuttal format.
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OPEC oil supply rises in January

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:09am
Key members of OPEC are refusing to prop up oil prices, a Reuters survey shows, as its oil output increased this month.
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Obama unveils $215M 'precision medicine' initiative to study genes, disease

POLITICO - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:00am
The White House on Friday is revealing a program to study genes of a million Americans with the hope of gaining insight into diseases and their cures.
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Late for work? Careful what you say

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:00am
Managers might not frown on you being late to work on Super Bowl Monday. How to handle it right.
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District Attorney says it may be illegal for mayor to give 'Undercover Boss' money to city employees

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:46am
The district attorney says it may have been illegal for Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto to give money to city employees as part of his appearance on the CBS show "Undercover Boss."
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US Midwest business index rises

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:46am
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest in January accelerated unexpectedly in January, a report showed on Friday.
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Bob Doll on stock-economy conundrum

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:43am
Strategist Bob Doll tells CNBC it's all about the negative impact of lower oil prices and the rising dollar.
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Blumenthal slams NFL, calls for 'real commitment' on domestic violence

POLITICO - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:32am
"If the NFL is serious about its commitment to combatting domestic violence, it could contribute many times more."
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In diplomatic spat, Thai junta tries to keep lid on dissent, and good relations with US

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:31am
When Thailand's military junta sensed it was being criticized this week, the country's rulers reacted as they always do: by issuing stern warnings and summoning those responsible for talks army leaders like to refer to as "attitude adjustments." But this time, those called to explain themselves were not just domestic opponents of last year's coup.
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'Tax holiday' bill gains momentum: WSJ

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:30am
The corporate "tax holiday" plan is supported by Sens. Rand Paul and Barbara Boxer, the Journal says.
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Senate approves Keystone, testing Obama

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:19am
Despite a veto threat, the Senate has approved the Keystone XL Pipeline bill. The New York Times reports.
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Dozens of bats cause mayhem in Arkansas courtroom; official says 100s roost in elevator shaft

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:18am
There was disorder in the court when 30 bats flew inside an Arkansas courtroom during a trial.
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Seeing double: Thursday's midday, evening Daily 4 drawings both end up with same numbers

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:18am
One day's Michigan Lottery drawings had some people seeing double.
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