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Bill Ford warns on 7-year car loans

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:59am
With auto sales roaring back, the executive chairman at Ford warned on CNBC about falling back on old habits.
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Found 9/11 bracelet

CNN - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:55am
A worn metal bracelet inscribed with the name of a fallen 9/11 firefighter washed up 10 days ago on the shores of New York's Robert Moses State Park. As the surf rolled away from her feet, Marlene Quinn picked it up.
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Motherlode Blog: Game Plan for a Week of Family Dinners

The New York Times - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:53am
Sunday dinner is burrito bowls, but Sunday is also shopping and preparation day for making things easier the rest of the week.






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Chicago fire kills 4 children

FOX News - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:52am
Four children were killed early Monday in a fire on Chicago's South Side and their mother and her boyfriend were critically injured, Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford said.
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Opinion: The 'most endangered' river

CNN - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:47am
The San Joaquin river is on life support. John D. Sutter looks at the extreme measures taken to keep the river flowing.
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New video shows 'lighter, faster' iPhone

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:39am
Video of a fully functional, 'faster and lighter' iPhone has leaked. 9to5Mac reports.
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The drought solution: Iguanas?

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:37am
One of the hardest hit countries by the ongoing drought is Nicaragua, which is experiencing its worst dry spell in 32 years.
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Facebook expands its video realm

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:36am
YouTube is still the big gorilla, but news feed has helped Facebook fuel its rapid growth in video. Just ask Beyonce's rep.
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GE to sell appliance business to Electrolux

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:24am
General Electric said it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its appliance business to Electrolux for $3.3 billion.
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Napolitano: Feds were aware of ISIL

POLITICO - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:19am
She says that the biggest concern they present is the so-called foreign fighter problem.
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How big your raise will be in 2015

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:18am
U.S. employers are planning to give raises averaging 3% next year, against 2.9% in 2014 and 2013, according to a survey of nearly 1,100 companies.
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Hikers evacuated from Yosemite

CNN - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:11am
Helicopters plucked hikers from atop Yosemite's Half Dome peak and other parts of the national park after a wildfire spread rapidly.
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Destroying ISIS May Take Years, U.S. Officials Say

The New York Times - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:08am
The Obama administration is preparing to carry out a phased campaign requiring a sustained effort that could last until after President Obama has left office, according to officials.






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Weak jobs data not all that bad: El-Erian

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:08am
Bucking the trend, former Pimco co-CEO Mohamed El-Erian tells CNBC he sees some positives in Friday's weak jobs report.
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Find your advisor with 5 easy questions

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 8:00am
Family business owners with complex familial and financial concerns can vet advisors by asking the right questions.
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Walgreen board adds activist investor

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:57am
Walgreen is naming Jana founder Rosenstein to its board and the activist investor will get a say in choosing at least one additional director.
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Sunlight Foundation picks new chief

POLITICO - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:54am
Chris Gates will be the next president of transparency-in-politics group.
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GM CEO Barra: 'Change has already happened'

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:46am
GM CEO Mary Barra speaks with CNBC's Phil LeBeau and discusses the automaker's recent recalls and outlines auto industry innovation.
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MSN gets a major facelift

CNBC - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:27am
Microsoft is showing off the results of its strategic efforts with a redesigned MSN.com. Re/code reports.
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Rogers: Obama 'gear shift' on ISIL

POLITICO - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 7:19am
He praises Obama's new approach to the issue.
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