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In interview, Darren Wilson says there was 'no way' Michael Brown had his hands up during shooting

FOX News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:10pm
The Ferguson, Mo. police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager in August said in an interview aired on Tuesday that there was "no way" Michael Brown had his hands up right before he was killed -- disputing one of the core controversies at the heart of a case that touched off nationwide protests and racial unrest.
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Carl Icahn raises stake in Hertz

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 7:01pm
Activist investor Carl Icahn raised his stake in U.S. car rental company Hertz Global Holdings Inc to 10.77 percent from 8.48 percent.
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Fed spots flaws in Wells Fargo plan

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:54pm
U.S. regulators said that Wells Fargo needed to improve a crisis plan showing how it could be shut down calmly.
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Traders await key clues on Q4

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:39pm
Wednesday is expected to be a light trading day, but there is key data that could give an inkling of fourth-quarter growth.
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Middle Man

POLITICO - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:30pm
Was Chuck Hagel the wrong man for the job--or on the wrong team?
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San Francisco puts limits on worker schedules

POLITICO - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:23pm
It is the first law of its kind.
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Ex-Grateful Dead manager on music

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:18pm
The music industry has certainly changed since Richard Loren was managing rock 'n' roll legends.
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Cramer: Adios, Fed rally market!

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:14pm
Hallelujah! The market has finally rallied off of something besides the Fed. Jim Cramer dives into what is stirring up good news.
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Fed plans tougher rules on GE unit

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:04pm
The Federal Reserve will create stricter rules on General Electric's finance unit, similar to standards imposed on large banks.
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More air travel jams ahead: Group

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:56pm
According to a new study, air travelers can expect more days of the year to have Thanksgiving-like congestion.
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Russia stirs bears before OPEC meet

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:39pm
Russia revved up oil bears ahead could be a momentous OPEC meeting later this week.
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Reaching behind the iron curtain for yield

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:37pm
Perniciously low yields may drive investors further afield, but it isn't clear they should embrace markets behind the former iron curtain.
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America's oldest political insult

POLITICO - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:33pm
Presidents have always been 'kings' to their enemies.
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DOJ investigating alleged HSBC leak

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:24pm
The Justice Department is investigating whether an HSBC employee may have leaked information to a hedge fund, Dow Jones reported.
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Flournoy drops out as Hagel successor

POLITICO - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:22pm
Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work and his predecessor, Ash Carter, are now considered even stronger contenders.
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Flushed, but not without success: Diligent sewer workers restore heirloom ring to Oregon woman

FOX News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:17pm
Pat Hanson of Central Point says she's lost about 10 pounds recently, an aftereffect of a fall, and noticed in church earlier this month that her mother's wedding ring was loose on her finger.
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Canadian arrested in US crackdown on rhinoceros horns trafficking pleads guilty in New York

FOX News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:15pm
A Canadian antiques dealer swept up in a U.S. crackdown on illegal trafficking in rhinoceros horns has pleaded guilty in New York to a wildlife smuggling charge.
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Twitter talking to Shots: Source

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:01pm
Twitter has talked with Shots, the selfie app backed by singer Justin Bieber, a source close to Shots told CNBC on Tuesday.
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7 Stocks to sell before Thanksgiving

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:00pm
The "Fast Money" traders get in the spirit of Thanksgiving and give 7 trades to sell ahead of the holiday.
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After-hours buzz: ADI, HPQ & TIVO

CNBC - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 5:00pm
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Analog Devices, HP & TiVo.
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