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Obama Revels in 7 Million New Obamacare Enrollees

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:58pm
President Barack Obama reveled in the last-minute success of the new health insurance exchanges Tuesday, confirming that more than 7 million people have signed up for new plans, a million of them in March alone, and attacking the law’s critics.“This law has made our health care system a lot better.
    





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Samsung: Apple's Patent Claims Are 'Gross Exaggeration'

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:49pm

The two companies resume their long-running court battle over claims that Samsung copied the iPhone.


    





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Obama Revels in 7 Million New Obamacare Enrollees

MSNBC: Health - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:46pm
President Barack Obama reveled in the last-minute success of the new health insurance exchanges Tuesday, confirming that more than 7 million people have signed up for new plans, a million of them in March alone, and attacking the law’s critics.“This law has made our health care system a lot better.
    





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The Spy Who Shared Secrets: Who Is Jonathan Pollard?

MSNBC: U.S. news - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:40pm
As a last-ditch effort to salvage peace talks in the Middle East, the U.S. is considering a move that has been flatly rejected by numerous administrations over the past 30 years: paroling convicted Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard.






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Stocks Post 3-Day Win Streak, S&P 500 Sets New High

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:34pm
Stocks kicked off the second quarter with solid gains Tuesday, with the S&P 500 setting a fresh intraday record following a batch of economic reports.Major averages logged a three-day win streak for the first time since February.
    





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OkCupid: Dump Firefox Over CEO's Gay Rights Stance

MSNBC: Tech & science - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:26pm
OkCupid, the popular dating site, is not in love with Mozilla. In fact, it’s telling its users to stay away from Mozilla Firefox after the non-profit organization named Brendan Eich as its CEO.
    





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'Deeply Sorry' GM Chief Barra Answers Lawmakers on Car Recall

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:26pm
The head of General Motors said on Tuesday she was "deeply sorry" about the recall of millions of her company's cars for a defect blamed for at least 13 deaths and that she was disturbed by past GM comments that the cost of replacing defective switches in some cars was too high.
    





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Watch the Fight That Halted Trading on Wall Street

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:26pm

It was the fight that stopped trading on the New York Stock Exchange—IEX's Brad Katsuyama vs. BATS Global Markets president William O'Brien.


    
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Obama Delivers Statement on Health Care Act

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:26pm

Watch a NBC News special report on President Obama's statement on the Affordable Care Act at 4:15p ET.


    
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Dr. Nancy Snyderman: What's Your Mammogram Risk?

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:26pm
A review of 50 years of studies of mammograms released Tuesday finds that the benefits have often been overstated and the harms minimized — adding to the confusion about what remains an annual ritual for many American women.
    
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Women Work Harder, Earn More, Than Their Moms

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:18pm
Women today are working harder and earning more money than their mothers at the same age, and that’s helped some of the nation’s poorest families move up the economic ladder.
    





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Starbucks Food Menu: Out With the New, In With the Old

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:18pm
The customer is always right!Starbucks' plan to boost food sales with a new menu of cakes and doughnuts may have been a little half-baked. The coffee-chain found that a majority of its customers liked the food better before, prompting a retooling of its offerings.
    





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Mammogram Dilemma: Screening Depends on Personal Risk

MSNBC: Health - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:15pm
A new review of 50 years’ worth of studies assessing the value of mammograms finds that the benefits are often overstated, the harms are minimized — and that decisions about screening must be tailored to individual risks and personal preferences.
    





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Dr. Nancy Snyderman: What's Your Mammogram Risk?

MSNBC: Health - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:15pm
A review of 50 years of studies of mammograms released Tuesday finds that the benefits have often been overstated and the harms minimized — adding to the confusion about what remains an annual ritual for many American women.
    





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Why We're Not Satisfied with Social Media Sites

MSNBC: Tech & science - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:11pm
How much time will you spend online today — to shop, bank, stay connected with friends, get the latest news or plan a trip?More importantly, how much of that time will be pleasurable and how much will be aggravating and unproductive?
    





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OkCupid Gay Marriage Protest Hits Mozilla

MSNBC: Tech & science - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:11pm
OkCupid, the popular dating site, is not in love with Mozilla. In fact, it’s telling its users to stay away from Mozilla Firefox after the non-profit organization named Brendan Eich as its CEO.
    





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'Deeply Sorry' GM Chief Barra Answers Lawmakers on Car Recall

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:03pm
The head of General Motors said on Tuesday she was "deeply sorry" about the recall of millions of her company's cars for a defect blamed for at least 13 deaths and that she was disturbed by past GM comments that the cost of replacing defective switches in some cars was too high.
    





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Why We're Not Satisfied with Social Media Sites

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:03pm
How much time will you spend online today — to shop, bank, stay connected with friends, get the latest news or plan a trip?More importantly, how much of that time will be pleasurable and how much will be aggravating and unproductive?
    





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Watch the Fight That Halted Trading on Wall Street

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:03pm

It was the fight that stopped trading on the New York Stock Exchange—IEX's Brad Katsuyama vs. BATS Global Markets president William O'Brien.


    





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GM Hires Disaster Expert to Manage Recall Response

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 3:47pm
General Motors CEO Mary Barra announced in testimony on Tuesday that the automaker has brought on attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who administrated the government’s victim compensation fund after 9/11, to deal with the company’s response to its ongoing recall.
    





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