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LA mayor plans new minimum wage: Report

CNBC - 8 hours 36 min ago
The plan has faced a "cool reception" from many major business groups worried about costs, according to the L.A. Times.
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Warren to appear on Letterman

POLITICO - 8 hours 41 min ago
The Massachusetts senator will make her first visit to the late night show.
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Investors betting on golf’s decline

CNBC - 8 hours 46 min ago
Investors have been banking on a decline in the popularity of golf, with stocks that have exposure to the sport seeing an increase in short interest.
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Jack Daniel's on rocks in Russia

CNBC - 8 hours 51 min ago
The maker of Jack Daniel's whisky warned on Wednesday that "iconic American brands" are facing increased scrutiny in Russia.
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Jindal sues over Common Core

POLITICO - 8 hours 56 min ago
The Louisiana governor alleges that the Education Department has violated federal law.
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'Scary' correction is coming: Analyst

CNBC - 8 hours 58 min ago
The Fed's low interest rates could bring a 50-60 percent market correction, technical analyst Abigail Doolittle tells CNBC.
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Girl kills gun instructor with Uzi

CNN - 9 hours 2 min ago
A 9-year-old girl learning to fire a submachine gun accidentally killed her instructor at a shooting range when the weapon recoiled over her shoulder, Arizona authorities say.
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Boy discovers ancient arrowhead

CNN - 9 hours 13 min ago
Ten-year-old Noah Cordle kicked off his summer vacation by dipping his toes into the Atlantic Ocean, only to make an ancient discovery when a sharp object hit his foot.
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Surf's way, way up in Southern California

CNN - 9 hours 29 min ago
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What people want in the next iPhone

CNBC - 9 hours 32 min ago
Apple is believed to be launching it's new iPhone soon, and there have been no shortage of rumors as to what it will look like.
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Picking an advisor is serious business

CNBC - 9 hours 32 min ago
Picking an advisor is key for business owners. A misstep can be the difference between reaching financial goals and falling short.
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How much you really need for retirement

CNBC - 9 hours 32 min ago
Don't rely on the $1 million benchmark for retirement savings. You might need more—or maybe less.
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Strange dynamic guiding stocks higher

CNBC - 9 hours 37 min ago
Master of the S&P Howard Silverblatt explains how two groups are controlling the market right now.
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How gold is defying the haters

CNBC - 9 hours 40 min ago
Despite all that should be hurting gold, the precious metal has traded flat for the month. Is that a bullish sign?
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Flight diverted after fight over legroom

CNN - 9 hours 43 min ago
A gadget that "helps you stop reclining seats on airplanes so your knees won't have to," was at the root of the disturbance. One passenger had a cup of water thrown in his face.
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TWC suffers widespread outages

CNBC - 10 hours 5 min ago
Time Warner Cable is experiencing multiple outages nationwide, the company said on Wednesday, but did not specify the nature of the problem.
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Capital Field Notes: The Word on Obamacare: It’s Shrinking as a Political Issue

The New York Times - 10 hours 10 min ago
Lawmakers are more concerned with other matters, judging by Congressional news releases this summer.

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AT&T consolidates units under de la Vega

CNBC - 10 hours 12 min ago
AT&T is merging its wireless and business divisions into a single unit led by Ralph de la Vega, former CEO of the company's wireless segment.
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Is Navy missing the boat on this?

CNN - 10 hours 24 min ago
A small, American high-tech company built a $10 million prototype stealth ship to protect U.S. troops from terrorists. Why isn't the Pentagon buying it?
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Mortgage volume increases as rate drops

CNBC - 10 hours 32 min ago
While mortgage rates have teetered within a tight range, even a slight drop in interest rates was enough to boost mortgage applications.
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