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Beige Book: Modest to moderate growth

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:09pm
Many districts also reported record high crop yields, with according declines in certain agricultural commodity prices.
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Boehner: 'Brief, but busy' September

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:08pm
He says the House plans to pass bills to "get people back to work."
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The most and least fashionable stocks

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:03pm
What impact will New York Fashion Week have on the industry's stocks? We look at the best and worst performers over the past year.
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WWII flashback: Is history repeating?

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:58pm
The world seems to be on the cusp of making the same economic and geopolitical mistakes it did during World War II.
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Gutiérrez: Act on immigration now

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:45pm
The Democrat calls for a presidential decision "in a transparent manner, before the election."
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Bearishness at lowest level since 1987

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:39pm
The scarcity of pessimism may not be as contrarian a bearish sign as it appears.
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How Obama got lucky in Pakistan

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:38pm
Opinion: Election crises in Afghanistan and Pakistan show the results of the president's policy.
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Richard Branson's son rescued in the Alps

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:38pm
A rescue marks the end of an adventure by Sir Richard Branson's son.
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FCC fines Verizon over privacy rights

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:18pm
Verizon agreed to pay the largest fine in FCC's history of settlements over these types of data privacy investigations.
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Isis Wallet rebrands to 'Softcard'

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:15pm
The mobile app Isis Wallet announced it would rebrand to avoid association with the Sunni militant group Islamic State, NBC reports.
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Samsung bets on big screen with Edge

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:14pm
The Edge answers customer calls for a large screen and provides an "uninterrupted experience," says Samsung exec Justin Denison.
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Why Begich's 'Horton' ad matters

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:07pm
The Alaska Democrat pulls down a controversial attack ad against his Republican challenger.
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Apple: Some apps shouldn't use iCloud

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:59pm
Apple is forbidding health care app developers from housing sensitive user data within its iCloud storage service.
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Democrats chide Obama on ISIL

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:57pm
They are the latest Democrats to criticize the president's approach to confronting the terror group.
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How safe is your prenup?

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:36pm
Prenups are supposed to be the ultimate divorce insurance for the wealthy. Yet like insurance, they're often challenged when there's a claim.
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Crews referee midair 'Fight Clubs'

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:34pm
Flight attendants say they're often left with little choice when dealing with unruly passengers.
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Stocks spike on Ukraine-Russia cease-fire talk

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:24pm
Risk assets across Europe rose sharply on hopes that the presidents of both Ukraine and Russia were nearing a cease-fire agreement.
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Mom-and-pop shops drift to the cloud

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:22pm
A new crop of start-ups is creating cloud software for mom-and-pop shops.
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Andrew Madoff, 48, dies of lymphoma

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:11pm
Andrew Madoff was Bernard's only surviving son. His older brother, Mark, committed suicide in 2010.
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Markets chug away inside 'Fortress USA'

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:10pm
Call it a Fortress USA mentality—the markets hit new highs while the news abroad ranges from economically dismal to gruesome.
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