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Why middle class can't make rent

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:56am
Robert Hickey says most new housing development is high-end, catering to high earners.
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High jumpers in the grocery aisle?

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:55am
A grocery store in Waukee, Iowa, held a high jump competition in the middle of its store. Affiliate KCCI reports.
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Bad day? Come smash stuff

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:55am
Take out your frustrations on office equipment, furniture, or whatever you can find at "Das Breakroom." KBOI reports.
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Don't be fooled by mortgage-reform lies

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:55am
Hedge funds and other groups are spreading bad information about the reform of Fannie and Freddie, says the Mortgage Bankers Association president.
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Delta beats cold snap, profit jumps

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:54am
Delta saw its profit surge last quarter, as passengers defied the brutal winter and flocked to the aircraft carrier.
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This cub's cuteness is un-bear-able

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:51am
You'll fall for this baby bear that keeps falling. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the mystery cub that makes a funny noise.
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The rebirth of dead American factories

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:45am
Amid a shifting global economy, American factories are getting a makeover and second life for start-ups and makers of new products.
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Dish Network goes online this summer

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:41am
Dish Network plans to put TV online before the Fall season, but Verizon and AT&T are nipping at its heels.
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This suit will give you wings

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:35am
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Actually, it's a bit of both.
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New York City mayor wants to ban new fireplaces

FOX News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:34am
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio celebrated Earth Day on Tuesday by proposing more regulations — including a ban on new wood-burning fireplaces.
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NFL cheerleaders: Gimme an r-a-i-s-e!

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:34am
Buffalo Bills cheerleaders are suing for better wages. The cheerleaders say the Buffalo Bills paid them nothing for working at NFL games.
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Former New Hampshire priest, head of clergy treatment center, gets jail after plea to thefts

FOX News - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:26am
A New Hampshire priest who was the former leader of one of the nation's top clergy treatment centers has been sentenced to up to 20 years in prison for stealing at least $4,500 from a hospital, a dead priest's estate and the state's Roman Catholic bishop.
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A cashless society: the growing perils

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:26am
We're finally on the brink of a cashless society, but could it really be without any risks?
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The secret to this ballpark's longevity

CNN - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:25am
Living around Wrigley Field has always felt magical to diehard Chicago Cubs fan Deb Gordils, who was born and raised in Wrigleyville, just blocks away from the famed ballpark.
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UK's Primark plans US push

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:23am
The onward march of discount U.K. retailer Primark will continue with its first U.S. store, in the Boston building previously occupied by Filene’s.
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Wright to guest at Capitol File event

POLITICO - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:15am
The actress will kick off celebrations for the the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner.
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Cramer: The market's real high-fliers

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:06am
Investors should get bullish on aerospace as "the strongest part of the world economy," CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
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Priebus: Reid 'dirty … so unethical'

POLITICO - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:04am
The RNC chairman charged that the Senate majority leader breached Senate rules.
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New GM struggles to shake off the past

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:04am
GM,expected to break with the past with its new CEO, could find itself bogged down its past mistakes, Financial Times reports.
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Prep school grads at center of drug ring

CNBC - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:03am
The New York Times reports on how two former private school students in an affluent suburb took ran a drug ring in schools.
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