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Tracking Scott Brown — in a kayak

POLITICO - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 3:13pm
A left-leaning research group follows the New Hampshire senatorial candidate down a river.
Categories: US News

Growing wealth gap among the rich

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 3:13pm
America's millionaire population hasn't grown significantly in 10 years, according to new government data. What gives?
Categories: US News

Great white shark hits kayaks

CNN - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 3:05pm
Two kayakers were hit by a great white shark and dumped into the water Wednesday off of White Horse Beach in Plymouth, Massachusetts, authorities said.
Categories: US News

Lava threatens to cut off town

CNN - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 3:05pm
The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory has issued a warning for a Big Island beach community threatened to be cut off by lava flow from Kilauea Volcano.
Categories: US News

Louisiana Judge Rejects Suit Over Landrieu’s Residency

The New York Times - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:51pm
A state district judge on Friday threw out a lawsuit claiming that Senator Mary L. Landrieu lives full time in Washington and cannot represent Louisiana, saying it was premature.






Categories: US News

Apple takes greater US smartphone share

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:49pm
Apple increased its lead in the U.S. smartphone market just before the iPhone 6, comScore data showed. Re/code reports.
Categories: US News

Alibaba to start trading Sept. 19

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:43pm
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba plans to offer a so-called friends and family share program to its employees and others, WSJ said.
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Fantasy football—Wall Street style

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:41pm
Five things you probably don't know about fantasy football and Wall Street from trader-turned-comedian Raj Mahal.
Categories: US News

D-Day for Obamacare eligibility problems

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:15pm
About 310,000 people could lose HealthCare.gov plans by Sept. 30 if they don't verify they are citizens or legal residents by Friday.
Categories: US News

3 top biotech stocks with big upside: Pro

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:10pm
Three biotech stocks have plenty of potential, John Schroer of Allianz Global Investors says.
Categories: US News

Levin slams IRS watchdog report

POLITICO - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:07pm
He calls into question the inspector general who uncovered the IRS tea party targeting scandal.
Categories: US News

Musk: Tesla stock is high

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:07pm
Tesla's stock price fell after Elon Musk said investors tend to get carried away with electric-car companies.
Categories: US News

Motherlode Blog: ‘Every Night It’s As If We’ve Never Had to Make Dinner Before.’

The New York Times - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:55pm
Two working parents. Two busy kids. One family that arrives home every evening, starved. Jenny Rosenstrach takes a recipe for chaos and coaches all of us in the planning and preparation needed to turn it into a pleasant nightly meal.






Categories: US News

It's not about the stronger dollar…yet

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:43pm
The stronger dollar may have stolen the headlines this week, but a closer look shows that it's not in fact a broad dollar rally.
Categories: US News

Shop around before choosing a 529 plan

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:26pm
Since 529 plans can differ from state to state, you should research the features and tax benefits of each plan before you invest.
Categories: US News

Motherlode Blog: Your Turn: A Weekend Thread, Open for Comments

The New York Times - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:22pm
Welcome to Motherlode’s weekly open thread. Do you have thoughts about the news this week, and how it affects families? A question to ask? A rant to share? This is your place. Go.






Categories: US News

Jobs data inline with economy: Pro

CNBC - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:19pm
Contrary to a loud chorus of economists, one stock market observer says the August jobs data is actually inline with the economy.
Categories: US News

Clinton: Decision after first of year

POLITICO - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:17pm
She says she will likely make a decision about running for president sometime after the New Year.
Categories: US News

HUGE KID'S SALE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH PRESCHOOL CONSIGNMENT SALE

Showcase Garage/Estate/Yard Sales - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:09pm
HUGE KID'S SALE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH PRESCHOOL CONSIGNMENT SALE Friday, September 19th, 9am-5pm, Saturday, September 20th, 8am-noon (1/2 price sale all day Saturday). First United Methodist Church Parish Hall, (Click Title for Details)

HUGE KID'S SALE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH PRESCHOOL CONSIGNMENT SALE

Showcase Events - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:09pm
HUGE KID'S SALE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH PRESCHOOL CONSIGNMENT SALE Friday, September 19th, 9am-5pm, Saturday, September 20th, 8am-noon (1/2 price sale all day Saturday). First United Methodist Church Parish Hall, (Click Title for Details)
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