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Stay away from this stock, Cramer says

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:25am
This medical device maker's pre-announcement was a "severe disappointment," CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
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What women want

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:23am
Opinion: Equal pay is just the beginning. Women (and men, for that matter) want security.
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This is 'purveyor of truth': Sternlicht

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:22am
The bond market signals that the sooner the Fed winds down QE the better, investor Barry Sternlicht says.
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California man pleads no contest to pushing wife off bridge

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:21am
A Northern California man has pleaded no contest to trying to throw his wife off a bridge last year.
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Autopsy: Woman killed during chase shot 5 times from behind

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:10am
An autopsy report, made public six months after Miriam Carey was shot dead after leading Washington police on a car chase from the White House to the Capitol, revealed that the 34-year-old woman was struck by five bullets from behind.
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UNC fake class scandal winds its way to Washington

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:09am
A U.S. congressman is questioning whether the NCAA failed to hold the University of North Carolina accountable during a 2012 academic fraud investigation and is demanding answers from NCAA brass.
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Gohmert: Holder 'persecutes'

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:09am
He says Holder isn't doing his job.
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Man convicted in killing despite alibi freed after 24 years

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:08am
A New York judge Tuesday vacated the conviction of a man who spent nearly a quarter of a century behind bars for a Brooklyn slaying that occurred while he was vacationing in Florida.
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Danger of Obama's foreign policy

CNN - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:05am
David Frum says the president has failed to react strongly to crises in Iran, Syria, Ukraine and Venezuela, encouraging others to act out.
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Moniz: 'Green' includes nuclear and more

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:03am
U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz declared a green loan program alive and well—and not just for renewable energy.
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DSCC outraises NRSC in March

POLITICO - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:00am
The majority party has now bested its counterpart by $21 million this cycle.
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Keep bonds but stay alert: Advisors

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 9:00am
Given a bond selloff in 2013 and rising rates, advisors caution clients to keep bonds without getting complacent.
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Pennsylvania man struck, killed by train was texting, police say

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:47am
Police say a man killed by a commuter train in suburban Philadelphia was texting a friend when he was struck while walking on the tracks.
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Bacon prices up after spread of virus

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:39am
A new virus has killed millions of baby pigs in the U.S. The consequence? Bacon prices rising by more than ten percent.
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Charges reduced for mom who allegedly drove SUV filled with kids into ocean

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:34am
Prosecutors in Daytona Beach say they've filed attempted second-degree murder and child abuse charges against a pregnant South Carolina woman who drove a minivan carrying her three small children into the Atlantic surf.
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Bits Blog: Experts Find a Door Ajar in an Internet Security Method Thought Safe

The New York Times - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:30am
The software behind the tiny padlock next to web addresses that promised to protect sensitive data is broken, a team of security researchers has discovered.






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3 tips to rival the pros using ETFs

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:30am
ETFs give investors the ability to make sector and global macro bets, meaning the individual can become their own portfolio manager.
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Transportation Security Administration: Man arrested after loaded gun found at BWI checkpoint

FOX News - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:23am
Authorities say a Virginia man was recently arrested at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport after a loaded handgun was found in his carry-on bag at a security checkpoint.
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Find out how to file a tax extension

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:00am
Yikes! Are you about to miss the April 15 deadline? Don't stress.
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Alternative minimum tax hasn't lost bite

CNBC - Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:00am
New laws ease the AMT's bite for many taxpayers, but nearly 4 million Americans will still pay thousands in extra taxes.
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