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Obama's tax reform unlikely: Economist

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 3:00pm
President Obama may want to end tax inversions, but one economist says this is why the president probably won't accomplish it.
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US: Russia firing at Ukrainian military

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:58pm
The US says Russia was firing artillery across the border into Ukraine to target Ukrainian military positions.
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A 'poison pill' for ACA? Surely not...

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:50pm
Surely Congress didn't mean to include a "poison pill" for the Affordable Care Act when it passed it, says law professor Tim Jost.
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BlackRock pro: Market could get ‘nasty’

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:42pm
The chief investment strategist at the world's largest asset manager says investors need to buy some protection right now.
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How safe is it to fly these days?

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:41pm
More travelers have perished in plane crashes over the past week than did during all of 2013. Should that affect your travel plans?
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Thinkmodo: Zombies, drones & devil babies

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:39pm
Thinkmodo co-founders James Percelay and Michael Krivicka, discuss making money from viral videos.
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Emerging markets rally to continue?

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:29pm
While U.S. indexes suffer from the dog days of summer, emerging markets look to be on a tear.
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Fossil’s Michael Kors addiction

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:28pm
Michael Kors has a lot of fans out there. One that would have a tough time getting by without it: watchmaker Fossil Group.
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Hedge fund: 'Mania' stock will fall 90%

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:19pm
A rising hedge fund star thinks that MannKind is so over-hyped that the health-care company's stock will fall 90 percent.
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SODA spikes, but sale not likely: Analyst

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:18pm
Sodastream shares jumped on Thursday following reports that the company would go private, but investors shouldn't bank on a deal.
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Time to invest in US infrastructure

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:14pm
Companies are sitting on trillions in cash—would be great to see them invest it in US infrastructure, says the CEO of McGraw Hill Financial.
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Deadly superbug spreads in US hospitals

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 2:03pm
CRE, one of the worst of the superbugs, is spreading in some hospitals, and there's worry that cases are under-reported.
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'Inversions' create tax reform turmoil

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:41pm
A tax dodge known as a corporate "inversion" is turning the tax reform debate upside down. Here's what you need to know.
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Sodastream trader sees 3000% profit

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 1:15pm
One trader turned $7,500 into $250,000 in just hours. So was it dumb luck—or something more sinister?
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Car thieves targeting luxury vehicles

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:59pm
Car thieves are acquiring richer tastes, targeting luxury cars like Mercedes-Benzes and Range Rovers that are shipped overseas.
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Facebook shares hit records on earnings

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:35pm
Shares of Facebook hit a record high after a surge in mobile advertising revenue helped the company trounce estimates.
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Retail's battle against consumer 'funk'

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 12:16pm
Retailers have been trying to get a fresh read on the consumer and can't afford to sit back and wait for the tide to turn.
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Man tested for Ebola in Lagos

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:57am
A Liberian man is being tested for the deadly Ebola virus in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos.
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Barclays files to dismiss lawsuit

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:54am
Barclays filed a motion to throw out a lawsuit that alleged the bank lied to clients over its high-speed trading venue.
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RadioShack CEO to American Apparel board

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:52am
The new board will have the task of determining if ousted founder Dov Charney will return in some capacity to American Apparel.
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