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Mentoring groups help minority companies accelerate growth, create jobs in local communities

FOX News - 8 hours 21 min ago
Mel Gravely says his construction company might not exist today if he didn't have mentors to guide it.
Categories: US News

Solar plane 'flies forever'

CNN - 8 hours 25 min ago
Flight pioneers Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg have unveiled a sun-powered plane that will attempt the first round-the-world solar flight.
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Woman's dying wish: A home for her dog

CNN - 8 hours 26 min ago
A terminally-ill woman's dying wish is to find a home for her dog. CNN affiliate KUSA reports.
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Puppy gets stuck in sewer pipe

CNN - 8 hours 26 min ago
Firefighters rescue a 2-month-old dog from a storm drain. KTVI has more.
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Did U.S. miss al Qaeda confab?

CNN - 8 hours 31 min ago
A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about it or couldn't get a drone there in time to strike.
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Entrepreneurs Seeking a Place to Start a Business Find a Surprising Answer: Detroit

The New York Times - 8 hours 36 min ago
An urban area filled with empty buildings and an underused labor force offers some powerful advantages but it also has its challenges.






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Alleged KC gunman wanted to 'go out with a bang'

CNN - 8 hours 41 min ago
Until a few days ago, Frazier Glenn Cross was just a customer to Dan Clevenger -- albeit one with extremist views on race.
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Russian economy hurting

CNBC - 8 hours 45 min ago
First quarter economic growth in Russia slowed and Moscow's economy minister is attributing it to uncertainty over the Ukraine crisis.
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The worst state to do business is ... ?

CNBC - 8 hours 46 min ago
Reforms in the New York budget have made that state a better place for business, according to Tax Foundation analysis. Which state came in last?
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Kickstarter hit for Neil Young

CNN - 8 hours 48 min ago
What happens when a rock 'n' roll legend promotes a music player in a world where the iPod, and its smartphone cousins, already dominate the market?
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Motherlode Blog: Recipes for Kids: Bananas, Cold and Custardy

The New York Times - 8 hours 48 min ago
Whip up plain frozen bananas and end up with a creamy, dreamy dessert.






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Align projections with policy: Lockhart

CNBC - 8 hours 49 min ago
The Fed should try to make communications on the expected path of rates and the economy consistent with policy statements, a top official said.
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Motherlode Blog: The Decision: One Child, One School

The New York Times - 8 hours 52 min ago
Parents are notoriously anxious yet clueless with their first child. With the preschool decision, I felt additional pressure because after a recent ectopic pregnancy, it looks as if Zee will be our only child.






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Interviewing for 'world's toughest job'

CNN - 8 hours 59 min ago
A video of fake job interviews has gone viral. HLN's Robin Meade and Lynn Berry take a look.
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NYPD disbands unit that spied on Muslims

CNN - 9 hours 1 min ago
A controversial New York Police Department surveillance unit that cataloged information on Muslim communities has been disbanded, according to the department.
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'Blood moon' charms sky gazers

CNN - 9 hours 4 min ago
Stargazers glimpsed a rare treat as a "blood moon" crossed the Earth's shadow Tuesday.
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Sell everything and buy this: Jim Cramer

CNBC - 9 hours 4 min ago
Jim Cramer has a bold message for portfolio managers seeking growth in a volatile market: sell everything and buy Alibaba.
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How do you guard 26.2 miles?

CNN - 9 hours 5 min ago
As thousands gathered to mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, one sight evoked memories of the attack that spurred widespread carnage: Suspicious bags near the finish line.
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ABC News: CPI misled Pulitzer board

POLITICO - 9 hours 16 min ago
The Center for Public Integrity is accused of downplaying contributions to a prize-winning report.
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'Frank,' 'Richards' on Tribeca screen

POLITICO - 9 hours 18 min ago
"We look to documentaries to tell those untold stories of journalism," said the festival's programming director.
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