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Restructuring advisers for Puerto Rico

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 12:24pm
A pair of big bond insurers with more than $10 billion of exposure to Puerto Rican debt have hired restructuring advisers.
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Surviving the cutthroat restaurant industry

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 12:17pm
Joe Bastianich discusses how to survive as a restaurateur in a not-so-thriving economy.
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Parking spot auction app under fire in SF

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 12:17pm
The city of San Francisco is cracking down on MonkeyParking, an app that lets users auction off public parking spots.
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Snoozing Yankees fan sues ESPN for $10M

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 12:14pm
Andrew Rector filed a $10 million defamation suit against the Yankees and ESPN after the network showed him sleeping in a game.
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J.K. Rowling's return to Harry Potter

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 12:07pm
Since March, J. K. Rowling has been writing original stories about the imaginary 2014 Quidditch World Cup Finals for
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Investors get schooled in housing

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 11:58am
Student housing—millennial style—may be one of the best under-the-radar real estate plays of the decade.
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Goldman already prepping for next CEO

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 11:53am
Top managers at the firm have been meeting with younger executives in hopes of finding a replacement for Lloyd Blankfein—someday.
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GOP chooses Cleveland for convention

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 11:52am
The Republican national convention to nominate a presidential candidate in 2016 will likely be held in Cleveland.
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Chart: Seattle's pricey pot

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 11:49am
Recreational marijuana sales began in Washington state on Tuesday, but dedicated pot smokers may want to look elsewhere for the best deals.
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Ford recalls 100K cars in North America

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 11:45am
Ford recalled 100,610 vehicles in North America in six separate actions, with about 83,000 coming in the U.S. and federalized territories.
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Cashin: What's weighing on Wall Street

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 11:23am
As stocks decline for a second day, Wall Street seems concerned about a stagnant economy once again, veteran trader Art Cashin told CNBC on Tuesday.
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Superbug treatment has 'yuck factor'

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 11:02am
An unconventional but effective treatment against a deadly superbug is raising worries about a possible black market.
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Legalizing pot: Time for a poker face

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:56am
When it comes to legalizing marijuana, states should learn their lesson from the casinos, says Jake Novak.
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Soda tax's last stand: Will it fall flat?

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:42am
As the Bay Area considers a soda tax, opponents and proponents are prepared for a showdown.
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Asset bubbles developing: Sternlicht

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:37am
Investors are at risk of becoming too complacent, said Starwood Capital Group's CEO.
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Foreign real estate deals at record high

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:28am
Overseas buyers scooped up $92.2 billion of U.S. real estate last year, driven mainly by wealthy Chinese.
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You can still count on Fed: El-Erian

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:17am
The Fed's willingness to risk to future instability for immediate gains is an "all-in bet," Mohamed El-Erian tells CNBC.
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Bug plagues Android Wear early

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 10:14am
Although just released, the Android Wear system for smart watches already has a bug with downloading paid-for apps.
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Strangest Kickstarter campaign ever

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 9:50am
An Ohio man is crowd funding his goal to make $10 worth of potato salad, and he's been wildly successful.
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Ten states with worst highway funding

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 9:48am
State officials are pausing critical infrastructure projects as collapse of a federal fund looms. Fiscal Times.
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