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How one trader is making more on Yahoo

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 9:18am
One firm has found a way to squeeze a lot more out of their Yahoo shares.
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New Microsoft still dwarfed by old stuff

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 9:03am
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is finding a fanbase among developers for expanding into cloud. The problem is the other stuff.
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Buffett copycats risk pounding

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:59am
Investors following Warren Buffet's portfolio may suffer a drop as Berkshire Hathaway's portfolio significantly fell.
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Magic Johnson wants to fix tech hiring

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:52am
The former NBA great turned businessman says he has the solution to the lack of diversity in tech: Just give him a call.
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Ten crazy excuses for calling in sick

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:49am
Here are the 10 most ridiculous excuses for calling in sick from work, reports NBC's Today Show.
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First Draft: Though Bruised, White House Guard Dogs Are Cleared for Duty

The New York Times - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:48am
The White House guard dogs that were injured in the line of duty last night are already ready to get back to work.

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Borrowers return years after market collapse

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:46am
Four years since foreclosures during the Great Recession, former borrowers are returning to the mortgage market, reports the New York Times.
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Nor'easter deluges East Coast

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:44am
Heavy rain caused floods that shuttered schools in parts of Massachusetts, part of a Nor'easter that also left tens of thousands without power.
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Jobless claims tick up in latest week

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:30am
Slightly more Americans claimed jobless benefits last week, but the overall number stayed within view of recent lows.
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First Draft: Maine’s Most Famous Summer Residents Endorse Its Governor

The New York Times - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:14am
George and Barbara Bush have endorsed Gov. Paul LePage for re-election in Maine.

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Man caught after jumping White House fence

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 8:04am
A man from Maryland was stopped by Secret Service and dogs in the North Lawn after he jumped the fence of the White House.
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First Draft: Today in Politics

The New York Times - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:55am
President Obama is turning to scientists for ideas on battling Ebola, Gov. Rick Perry of Texas is making another trip to Iowa, and the White House’s fence remains penetrable.

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Lilly profit sinks as generics take toll

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:54am
Earnings were hurt by special charges and generic competition for its Cymbalta depression drug.
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3M earnings beat estimates

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:51am
3M posted third-quarter earnings on Thursday of $1.98 a share, 2 cents higher than expected.
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Drugmakers seek security for Ebola cures

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:49am
Drugmakers are seeking indemnity against possible losses from the widespread emergency use of new Ebola vaccines in Africa.
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Caterpillar blows doors off estimates

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:34am
Caterpillar reported quarterly earnings that surged past analysts' expectations on Thursday.
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Stocks may face headwinds after US data

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:28am
Strategists said stocks could continue a pattern of consolidation Thursday, after the massive spring back rally earlier in the week.
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Eleanor Roosevelt's sharp tongue

CNN - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:17am
"Dammed if you do, damned if you don't" -- 12 inspirational quotes from the U.S. President's charismatic wife.
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Tesco profits plummet, chairman resigning

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:12am
Its earnings statement reveals that the UK supermarket giant had overstated profits for the first half of 2014 by £263 million.
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Comcast earnings top expectations

CNBC - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 7:11am
Comcast reported quarterly earnings that beat analysts' expectations on Thursday, helped by a tax settlement and more high-speed Internet customers.
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