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Health-care IT boom: VC money rushes in

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 3:47pm
Venture capital investment in health-care IT companies has topped $2.3 billion in 2014, blowing past last year's level.
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Why did Yellen give magazine interview?

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 3:37pm
She gave an interview to the New Yorker, and any time such exclusive access is given, the questions go beyond just what was said.
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Hoffman on next big tech to watch

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 3:04pm
Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn and PayPal, discusses what he thinks could soon send shockwaves through the tech sector.
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How I plan to save Crumbs: Investor

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 2:55pm
As Marcus Lemonis mulls how to save struggling Crumbs Bake Shop, one thing's for sure...
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Where the hottest workers in tech work

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 2:50pm
What tech company has the most attractive employees? Social networking and dating site Hinge tallied the numbers.
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Top value investor buys into Amazon

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 2:45pm
Oakmark Fund's Bill Nygren says Amazon's rapidly growing business and high-margin third-party sales make its shares a good bet.
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The problems with raising minimum wage

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 2:42pm
The CEO of the chain that owns Hardee's and Carl's Jr. strikes back at critics over his position on raising the minimum wage.
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Polar invasion to chill summer fun

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 2:37pm
A mass of polar air pushing south from Canada will threaten record lows for this time of year in the Midwest, NBC News reports.
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BlackBerry's newest phone

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 1:48pm
As others abandon the physical keyboard, BlackBerry is doubling down there, Re/code reports.
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Why short small caps

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 1:37pm
Small caps are still trading at higher valuations than large caps even after falling nearly 4 percent last week.
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WTO: US tariffs violate trade rules

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 1:35pm
But the three-member panel also rejected some of the Chinese arguments against the U.S. in the $7.2 billion dispute.
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5 stocks that pop during earnings

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 1:20pm
Here’s a look at which S&P 500 companies over the past four quarters have performed best following their earnings.
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Kodiak got bought. Who else is a target?

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 1:01pm
The $6 billion buyout of Kodiak Oil & Gas is renewing attention on energy firms in North Dakota's Bakken formation.
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Social media’s top 5 moments in World Cup

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 12:58pm
Social media lets us relive our favorite World Cup moments over and over, and over, and over again.
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Secret Service warns hotel biz centers

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 12:31pm
Malware on computers in hotel business centers can record every keystroke a guest makes.
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S&P 500 short interest is surging

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 12:18pm
Does a spike in shorting mean the rally has still room to run?
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World Cup is wunderbar for German retail

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 12:05pm
Germany's World Cup win raked in profits for Adidas and looks to continue to improve retail across Germany.
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Sotheby's back in online auction game

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 12:04pm
Sotheby's once declared that selling art online was a losing business. But times have changed.
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Corporations make money, skip US taxes

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 12:03pm
Not paying corporate taxes while still being able to retain the benefits of being a U.S. corporation has become the new black.
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Cramer eyes possible takeover target

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 11:56am
It's likely ZF Friedrichshafen's takeover bid for TRW Automotive goes through, triggering more deals, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.
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