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Gillibrand drops f-bomb on video

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 4:10pm
She says she couldn't tell a male colleague "to go f--- himself" for sexist comments.
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Man shot from behind by police, family says

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 4:02pm
To hear prosecutors tell it, Darrien Hunt lunged at officers with a "samurai-type sword" before he was killed.
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Chicago tops Obama library list

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:46pm
The University of Chicago is widely seen as the most likely choice in the Windy City.
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In Maine, Perdue gets Bush 41 nod

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:11pm
His Georgia opponent, Michelle Nunn, used to run the Bush-linked Points of Light Foundation.
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NFL hires female consultants on domestic violence policies

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:05pm
Four women will consult NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell "on the development and implementation of the league's policies, resources and outreach on issues of domestic violence and sexual assault," according to a memo Goodell sent to the league's teams Monday.
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Amazon deal for Best Buy or RadioShack?

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:57pm
Should Amazon.com buy RadioShack or Best Buy? Bob Peck and Herb Greenberg debate.
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POLITICO expanding, promotes two

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:56pm
Danielle Jones and Miki King are named executive vice presidents.
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Decent holiday shopping season expected

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:55pm
The season will be "decent" but new Apple products will take business away from traditional mall retailers, one analyst said.
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America Movil eyes sale of $20B in assets

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:54pm
America Movil is pushing to sell some assets for at least $20 billion, a source told CNBC.
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Massacre humor?! Not all publicity is good

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:41pm
After Urban Outfitters's apparently faux-bloody Kent State sweatshirt, Carole Roth draws the line between humor and bad taste.
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Art Cashin: Traders prep for Alibaba IPO

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:39pm
Art Cashin of UBS says investors are repositioning themselves ahead of Alibaba's IPO.
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Rosetta scientists target comet's head

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:38pm
Scientists have picked a prime landing site on the "head" of a comet for the next stage of the Rosetta mission.
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Net neutrality comment period to end

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:35pm
Comment period on 'net neutrality' will end Monday even as FCC continues its outreach to inform citizens on the regulations.
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Group raises flag over Texas books

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:33pm
The National Center for Science Education points to "deeply concerning" sections in texts.
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Beer chatter: Mergers brewing?

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:29pm
Discussing the rise of craft brews and consolidation in the beer sector, with Jeff Cioletti, Beverage World Magazine editor-in-chief.
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Light-up lingerie wins award

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:26pm
Brazilian designer Aline Darc Piculo dos Santos won an award for her lingerie concept that illuminates when touched.
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Democrats Put Cultural Issues in Their Quiver

The New York Times - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:23pm
Democrats are using wedge issues in states like Virginia, North Carolina and Colorado to stoke concerns about Republicans among moderate voters, especially women.

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How to brace for Fed meeting: Pros

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:22pm
The "Fast Money" traders discuss whether the next FOMC meeting will be a game changer for stocks.
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Urban Outfitters shirt stirs outcry

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:19pm
A red, blood-spattered sweatshirt emblazoned with Kent State University's name is up for sale on Urban Outfitters' website.
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Chinese millionaires to leave in droves

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 2:15pm
Nearly half of Chinese millionaires plan to move out of the country in the next five years, according to a report.
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