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Hackers trying to exploit 'Heartbleed'

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:08am
The US Government warned that hackers are attempting to exploit the 'Heartbleed' bug in targeted attacks.
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US seizing tax refunds for parent debt?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:07am
The US is going through old records and can now seize tax refunds of the children of people it overpaid on Social Security.
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Amazon launches 'pay to quit' program

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:05am
Amazon said it has started a program which offers workers at its fulfillment centers between $2,000 and $5,000 to quit.
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Medicare data opens eyes, but has flaws

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:00am
The data about Medicare reimbursements raised eyebrows for the millions paid to some doctors, but the data aren't perfect.
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Subway almost 'yoga mat' chemical-free

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:43am
Subway says an ingredient dubbed the "yoga mat" chemical will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.
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Why pick Sylvia Burwell?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:35am
The HHS secretary nominee, the thinking goes, will keep Obamacare running on time, POLITICO's Ben White says.
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Tax refund fraud frustrates victims

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:13am
Thieves have claimed billions of dollars in bogus tax refunds from the IRS by stealing SS numbers and identities.
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Is it time to go with active manager?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:04am
Few active managers beat S&P 500. Maybe they've been going about it all wrong: Investors pay up for downside protection.
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US consumer sentiment hits 9-month high

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:56am
U.S. consumer sentiment rose in April to its highest in nine months as both current conditions and expectations brightened.
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IPOs go into hiding as markets reel

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:53am
Companies need a good stock market at their back to have a strong IPO, and we haven't had that.
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BMW extends recall to half-million cars

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:53am
BMW is issuing a worldwide recall of many models of cars with certain 6-cylinder motors after identifying a problem with a bolt used in the engine.
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How to 'unrig' markets: Jon Najarian

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:41am
"Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian says there are two keep problems with high-frequency trading and he’s got two solutions to “unrig” this market.
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Gauging Heartbleed's threat

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:33am
Developers rushed out patches to fix affected web servers when they disclosed the problem, which affected many companies.
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Panera CEO on the breakfast wars

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:20am
Despite the increased breakfast focus by rivals, Panera's CEO said it hasn't decided to focus less on that time of day.
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This could derail my 18,000 call: Siegel

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:47am
Jeremy Siegel doesn't seem so bullish about economic growth in the last quarter, which could hurt his forecasts.
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Wells Fargo earnings top expectations

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:44am
Wells Fargo reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Friday.
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JPMorgan earnings, revenue fall short

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:33am
JPMorgan Chase reported a 19 percent decline in first-quarter profit as revenue from securities trading fell.
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PPI posts largest jump in 9 months

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:30am
U.S. producer prices spiked in March, hinting at potential inflationary pressures ahead.
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What went wrong in Malaysia jet search?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:15am
Malaysia's government has begun investigating authorities to determine why opportunities to track Flight MH370 were missed.
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US rattles saber but others shy away

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:03am
The U.S. Treasury Secretary has warned Russia could face stiff costs over Ukraine, but it may be standing alone.
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