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Jobs dilemma? Blame it on tech

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 3:18am
Technology is drastically narrowing the global labor market, the World Bank's chief economist told CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Tianjin.
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Soros wades in to Scotland debate

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:57am
One of the world’s best-known billionaires got involved in the Scottish independence debate, as the small state shifts to the top of the agenda.
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US, EU ready new sanctions against Russia

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:41am
The US and EU plan to stop billions of dollars in oil exploration in Russia by energy companies including Exxon Mobil and BP.
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Burger King unveils 'black burger'

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:32am
Travelers journeying to Tokyo this September might be a little shocked to find out what is on offer.
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Pistorius murder trial verdict due

Thu, 09/11/2014 - 1:51am
The judge in Oscar Pistorius' trial on murder and firearms charges pronounces her verdict on Thursday, the NYT reports.
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Why Microsoft is buying 'Minecraft'

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 11:22pm
Microsoft's potential purchase of Mojang could be the winning ticket to expanding its mobile business, analysts said.
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China inflation data show economy losing momentum

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:31pm
China's consumer inflation eased in August while wholesale deflation intensified, clouding the outlook for an economy struggling to stage a convincing recovery.
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Obama: 'Systematic campaign' against IS

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:01pm
Although he said troops would not serve combat roles there, Obama announced he is sending another 475 service members to Iraq.
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Hedge funds included in probe: Report

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 7:23pm
A federal insider trading investigation is broadening to include several hedge funds in light of new evidence, the WSJ reported.
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Beware: Wild cards to watch for in 2015

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 6:37pm
There are a deck of "wild cards" that could trip up the global economy in the coming year.
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Cramer: Behind oil’s dramatic decline

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 6:22pm
Why is oil down so much?
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T-Mobile's big Wi-Fi push

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 6:20pm
In T-Mobile's battle for wireless customers, beginning Sept. 17, users will be able to make and receive calls and messages over Wi-Fi.
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Knicks' Carmelo Anthony invests in tech

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 5:51pm
NBA star Carmelo Anthony is looking to expand his expertise from basketball star to "digital athlete" by investing in tech.
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After-hours buzz: JDSU, FIVE, TMUS & more

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 5:28pm
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Five Below, JDS Uniphase, Restoration Hardware & more.
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It's decision time now for Obama on ISIS

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 5:19pm
While experts differed on what Obama should say, they cautioned against drawing any bright lines for future military involvement.
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Rice tape sent to NFL exec months ago

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 4:55pm
League executives have insisted they didn't see the violent images until this week.
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Moms want corporate action on guns

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 4:36pm
The founder of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America says they want corporations to take the lead on gun-violence prevention.
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Wal-Mart to offer iPhone 6 for $179

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:51pm
Wal-Mart said it will sell the newest suite of Apple iPhones below the recommended price.
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McDonald's 'McBrunch' on the way?

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:50pm
Troubled McDonald's may be trying to concoct a new meal segment: McBrunch, USA Today reports.
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Apple Pay a huge advantage: Disney CFO

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:42pm
Disney's CFO says Apple Pay makes life easier for its guests and employees, and also addresses the company's acquisition of Maker.
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