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Debunking the 'window dressing' theory

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 12:12pm
The sledding could get even tougher for active portfolio managers, particularly if the stock market finishes strongly in 2014.
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Pentagon confirms that Sept. 1 airstrike in Somalia killed leader of al-Shabab terror group

FOX News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:59am
The Pentagon on Friday confirmed the death of the leader of the al-Shabab terror group, Ahmed Abdi Godane, who was the target of a U.S. airstrike Monday in Somalia.
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Detroit-area woman accused of killing, dismembering son is competent for trial, waives hearing

FOX News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:56am
A suburban Detroit woman charged with killing and dismembering her son has been found mentally competent to stand trial.
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UGG head: How we've avoided being a fad

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:56am
UGG has managed to evade a trend that's plagued many hot brands: going from "must-have" to "don't want."
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U.S. kills Somali terrorist leader

POLITICO - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:55am
A drone strike kills al Shabab leader Ahmed Abdi Godane.
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Bankers: $2B Clippers deal not crazy

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:47am
Bankers don't have a problem with the $2 billion paid for the Clippers, but they also say it's not the new normal.
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The Apple event: What's coming

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:44am
An iPhone 6? A wearable device? Here's what to expect at Apple's "secretive" event coming up on Tuesday.
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NATO: Cyberattack could trigger action

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:40am
NATO said a large-scale cyberattack on a member country could be considered an attack on the alliance, potentially triggering a military response.
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Moto 360: Bad battery, sells out anyway

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:24am
Geeks have eagerly awaited the Moto 360 smartwatch for months. If the reviews are any indication, they may want to keep waiting.
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Deal on Ukraine cease-fire signed

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:17am
Poroshenko says he has ordered the army to observe a cease-fire in its conflict with pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.
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Neiman follows money to NYC: CEO

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:13am
"Initially I was skeptical," Neiman Marcus CEO Karen Katz told CNBC.
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Penn State administrators, faculty call for civility in wake of Sandusky scandal

FOX News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:04am
As fallout over the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal continues, Penn State's new president and other university officials asked members of the school's huge community on Friday to at least be polite if they cannot agree with each other.
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Teen from juvenile jail breakout is found, 5 at large

FOX News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:00am
Police say they've captured one of the six teens that were still on the run after a mass breakout from a troubled Nashville detention center.
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Dems need jobs report to be an outlier

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:55am
Democrats, in danger of losing the Senate, hope that the August jobs numbers get revised upward, Politico's Ben White says.
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Police find another teen from mass breakout at Nashville juvenile jail; 5 still at large

FOX News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:54am
Police say they've captured one of the six teens that were still on the run after a mass breakout from a troubled Nashville detention center.
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Wary ‘Normal’ in Ferguson, Mo.

The New York Times - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:46am
After the killing of a black teenager by a white police officer sparked a string of protests in Ferguson, Mo., the town is returning to a new normal as scars of the unrest remain.






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Don't believe weak jobs: Economists

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:39am
Three top economists tell CNBC the August jobs report is not as bad as it seems.
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Jobs bombshell 'just doesn't add up'

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:34am
Economists say August's stunningly weak jobs report could be just a temporary setback in a stronger trend.
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Family Dollar spurns Dollar General

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:19am
Family Dollar has rejected Dollar General's latest acquisition offer, and Dollar Tree will work to close its deal.
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Motorola defends its tweener position

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:13am
With its new Moto G and Moto X, Motorola is renewing its bet on the mid-range smartphone market, Re/code reports.
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