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Fed where it should be: McCulley

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 5:51pm
Inflation is under control and the Fed is exactly where it should be right now, Pimco chief economist Paul McCulley said.
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After-hours buzz: CBS, Zynga & more

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 5:24pm
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: CBS, Zynga, Lululemon & more.
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US begins humanitarian aid

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 5:10pm
Administration officials had said earlier that the president was considering both airstrikes against militants and airdrops of humanitarian aid.
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Tekmira's Ebola drug gets good news

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:59pm
The move enables the potential use of TKM-Ebola in individuals infected with Ebola virus.
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Working to contain Ebola: CDC

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:45pm
It's not outside the realm of possibility that those infected with Ebola will come to the U.S., the CDC's Beth Bell said.
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Lululemon will not wage proxy war

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:36pm
Chip Wilson, the founder of Lululemon Athletica, has agreed not to wage a proxy contest on the yoga apparel maker.
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Zynga tanks on poor bookings, outlook

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:32pm
Zynga's shares plunged after it said its net profit for the second-quarter broke even, in line with estimates, but bookings revenue missed.
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Sheila Bair: What if banks fail now?

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:26pm
Former chair of the FDIC Sheila Bair, gives her take on Bank of America's potential landmark settlement with the Justice Department, and shares her thoughts on "too big to fail."
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Time to invest in Russia: Pro

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:12pm
The crisis in the Ukraine has provided a buying opportunity, particularly in Russian names, Leader Capital CIO John Lekas said.
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Is the Oculus Rift headed to Hollywood?

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:06pm
Facebook has recently met with film studios and directors about creating content for the Oculus Rift, The Information reports.
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The job market really may be healing

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 4:02pm
The job market may finally be healing at a more normal pace.
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Fake wines get collector 10 years

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 3:56pm
An Indonesian man sold millions of dollars of fake French wine to the wealthy was sentenced to 10 years in jail in Manhattan federal court.
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Vote may put NCAA closer to athlete pay

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 3:37pm
The wealthiest collegiate sports programs may take a step closer to lifting restrictions on paying student athletes.
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Ebola virus: A closer look at the disease

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 3:37pm
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the deadliest on record. But what is this virus, and how are people contracting it?
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Is the Russian economy near collapse?

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 3:24pm
"The economy is so unstable and will not survive at the current pace. And Russia does not make anything on its own," said one oligarch.
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Oil giants evacuate Iraqi Kurdistan

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 3:22pm
Major oil producers are pulling staff from Iraq's Kurdistan region as the radical militants of the Islamic State advance towards its capital.
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Survey says investors getting scared

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 3:17pm
As world unrest surges and the stock market wobbles, investors have gotten nervous.
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Natural gas rally doused by cool summer

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 2:46pm
A once-feared natural gas rally has been cooled by a surprisingly mild summer. Can it last?
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How late was Obama? Here's a break down

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 2:26pm
President Obama has been a cumulative 35 hours and 21 minutes late to scheduled speaking events in 2014, WaPo reports.
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Looking to trade on Ebola? Beware

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 2:04pm
Looking to trade on the Ebola scare? Ex-trader Turney Duff offers up what he'd do—and a word of caution.
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