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Obama cranks up trade pitch to Dems

POLITICO - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 6:17pm
The administration hopes to secure the 30 to 50 Democratic yes votes in the House.
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One market certainty: more volatility

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 6:16pm
Expect January's overriding theme of volatility to continue.
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Brandeis University president step down at end of school year, take job at Yale Law School

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 6:15pm
Brandeis University President Frederick Lawrence will step down at the end of the current school year and take a job at Yale.
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Cramer's game plan: Oil could bottom

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 6:12pm
Jim Cramer is gearing up for earnings next week from oil companies.
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New York City pharmacist who tried to make ricin, weapons-grade toxins, sentenced to prison

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 6:00pm
A New York City pharmacist who admitted to trying to make weapons-grade ricin and other legal toxins has been sentenced to 6 ½ years in prison.
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Make AI safe before smart: Experts

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:52pm
Researchers need to develop safe artificial intelligence before businesses and consumers widely adopt it, experts said.
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How the NWS cost the east coast millions

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:40pm
The NWS failed to staff an elite team of emergency forecasters and it cost NYC an estimated $200 million, NBC New reports.
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Dartmouth Cites Student Misconduct in Its Ban on Hard Liquor

The New York Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:37pm
The college’s president announced the prohibition as part of a far-ranging overhaul of campus life, but experts say few universities are likely to follow his lead.






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Attorney wants mistrial declared in Vanderbilt rape case, says juror did not disclose rape

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:31pm
An attorney for one of the ex-Vanderbilt University football players convicted of raping an unconscious fellow student says he will ask that a mistrial be declared after learning that a jury member was a rape victim.
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Credit card data not so anonymous

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:31pm
Credit card data isn't anonymous, a new MIT study says. Customers can be identified with about 90 percent accuracy by just four purchases.
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Jindal to rename PAC, ramp up cash quest

POLITICO - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 5:15pm
His federal political action committee and his super PAC will both be called "Believe Again."
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Commission: Consolidate GI Bill Benefits, Delay Transferability

FOX News - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 4:47pm
A panel recommends consolidating GI Bill programs and delaying the ability for troops to transfer benefits to family members.,The commission wants to preserve the Post-9/11 GI Bil and scrap others, including Montgomery GI Bill Active Duty and the Reserve Education Assistance Program, because they're redundant and, in some cases, unnecessarily costly for recipients.
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Fallen Hip-Hop Mogul Is Charged With Killing a Man He Struck With His Vehicle

The New York Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 4:32pm
Marion Knight, who helped found Death Row Records and is better known as Suge, was arrested and charged with murder after the police said he struck two men with his truck.






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Motherlode Blog: Should Unvaccinated Children Stay Home to Protect a Vulnerable Classmate?

The New York Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 4:05pm
For a student unable to be vaccinated in California, the risk of measles exposure isn’t as small as his family believes it ought to be.






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Motherlode Blog: Daughter to Disney: I’ll Take the Tiara, You Keep the Prince

The New York Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 4:04pm
Answering questions from the Fairy-Godmothers-in-Training at the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique, a tiny princess reveals that a tiara and hair extensions didn’t change the kid underneath.
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What's up with the markets?

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:59pm
Analysts tell CNBC what their outlooks are for market performance next week and throughout the year.
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Jeb's big test

POLITICO - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:53pm
Can the former Florida governor capitalize on Romney's exit?
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WOULD YOU LIKE YOUR CHILD’S SOCIAL INTERACTION, PLAY, AND/OR COMMUNICATION SKILLS ASSESSED FREE???

Showcase Listings - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:38pm
This University of West Georgia study is recruiting caregivers who have children between the ages of 20 and 36 months showing delays or deficits in social and communication abilities. The goal of this study is (Click Title For Details)
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Crude settles up 8% at $48.24

CNBC - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:30pm
Crude oil settled up 8 percent, or $3.71, at $48.24, its best day since June 2012.
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Political Calculus: The Surprising Power of Blue-State Republicans

The New York Times - Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:21pm
Why it’s very hard for a far-right conservative to win the G.O.P. nomination.






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