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A fast-food worker's fight for $15

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:31pm
Terrance Wise has become the leading voice of the Fight for 15 one-day strikes for higher wages. NYT reports.
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Man's encounter with cop goes viral

CNN - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:18pm
A man says he was stopped by police for having his "hands in his pockets."
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Why gasoline hasn't fallen faster

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:17pm
Gasoline prices seem to jump quickly when oil rises, but don't fall so fast when oil's sliding. The question is why?
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ECB looking at Jan. QE: Source

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:09pm
The European Central Bank is considering a broad-based quantitative easing package for its next meeting in January.
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The firms that win with cheap oil

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:06pm
Cheap oil spells challenges for oil companies, but firms in retail, autos and airlines can see a boost.
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Firms should brace for Obamacare suits

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:00pm
Many large employers could find themselves facing worker lawsuits for violating the health-reform law.
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Pelosi flexes muscle in budget meeting

POLITICO - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:56pm
"If we stay together, we have leverage," Pelosi says in a closed session.
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Uber files to sell $1.8B in new shares

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:56pm
A Delaware filing coincides with reports that Uber is working on a major round of VC financing, NYT reports.
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Mall Santa afraid of this

CNN - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:53pm
One mall Santa might be getting some coal in his stocking this year.
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Obama cites 'deep unfairness' in how laws are enforced

POLITICO - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:47pm
He says there is a "gap between our professed ideals and how laws are applied on a day-to-day basis."
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Current vaccines might not stop the flu

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:47pm
Much of the flu virus has mutated and this year's vaccine doesn't provide good protection against it, NBC News reports.
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Does the Media Care About Labor Anymore?

POLITICO - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:36pm
With the middle class still down in the dumps, the beat's more important than ever.
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I am not opposed to clean air: Novak

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:36pm
Jake Novak took a lot of heat for his op-ed on "The REAL energy threat (Hint: NOT Saudi Arabia or OPEC)." Here, he responds to some reader comments.
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Housing supply surges in DC 'burbs

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:34pm
More potential home buyers in northern Virginia did not translate into sales. Homes now sit on the market far longer than a year ago.
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Gross: Can't fix debt with debt

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 12:31pm
Central banks are creating a "point of low return" for investors, Gross told clients in a letter.
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