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Hershey's chocolate fog

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 1:07pm
Republicans make little progress on tough problems at Pennsylvania retreat.
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Mobile made $3.3 trillion in 2014

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:50pm
A new study finds that the mobile industry last year produced more than $3.3 trillion in revenue.
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$151 billion fled Russia in 2014

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:48pm
Net capital outflows were driven by the country's conflict with Ukraine and the pressure of international sanctions.
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Retail chains that disappeared

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:42pm
We've pulled together a list of just some of retailers that have disappeared over the last 25 years. Bring on the nostalgia.
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Why I'm not overweight Apple: O’Leary

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:42pm
Investors are growing concerned as smartphones and other consumer electrics become commodities, Kevin O'Leary told CNBC.
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Prices fall as data spurs profit-taking

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:35pm
Bonds hit session lows on after a private report on sentiment in early January reduced some worries about domestic growth.
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Gimme an Obamacare tax break!

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:32pm
Millions of people are potentially eligible for exemptions from Obamacare taxes, but many won't apply for those waivers.
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GOP women object to rape clause in 20-week abortion bill

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:24pm
They protest language that requires rape victims to report their assault to qualify for an exemption.
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2014: Earth's hottest year on record

POLITICO - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:21pm
New data reveals 2014 data could add ammunition to efforts to combat greenhouse gas emissions.
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Market cools for $1M+ homes

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:18pm
After a scorching four years, the luxury real-estate market may be cooling off, according to the CNBC Luxury Real-Estate Report.
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Obama and Senator Robert Menendez Spar on How to Handle Iran

The New York Times - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:16pm
President Obama and Mr. Menendez traded sharp words on Thursday over whether Congress should impose new sanctions on Iran, according to two people who witnessed the exchange.

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Why Biogen CEO admires Elon Musk

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:14pm
Healthcare executives name the CEOs they'd most like to replace.
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Expect few positive earnings surprises

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 12:01pm
This just may be the earnings season that we see the impact of the global slowdown, says Michael Yoshikami.
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Key figure in sex ring silent about missing teen Brittney Wood

FOX News - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 11:59am
A woman sentenced to more than 200 years in prison as part of a family sex ring isn't saying whether she knows anything about the whereabouts of a victim whose disappearance helped break open the case.
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Kid says he did not go to 'Heaven'

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 11:52am
A publisher will stop selling a book whose young, paralyzed subject says the story of going to heaven is not true.
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Gillette sues former employees

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 11:50am
Gillette is suing four former employees for disclosing trade secrets to their current employer.
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Russia could turn to 'junk' on ruble

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 11:49am
Standard & Poor's rating agency could lower Russia's credit rating to "junk" status after the ruble erased earlier gains Friday.
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BlackBerry turns (not so) sweet 16

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 11:38am
BlackBerry's 16th anniversary may not be a sweet one. But the stock is up 75 percent since late 2013 and some analysts are bullish.
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EU's Juncker: Greece won't leave euro

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 11:32am
Greece will neither leave the euro nor be kicked out of the single currency area, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Friday.
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Google nixes first version of Glass

CNBC - Fri, 01/16/2015 - 11:31am
Google shuts down Google Glass and puts Nest's Tony Fadell at the helm of restructured group.
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