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Venture capitalist Marc Andreessen resigns from eBay board

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:40pm
E-commerce site eBay Inc. said Monday that venture capitalist Marc Andreessen has resigned from its board, less than a month after the company announced a spinoff of its PayPal payments business.
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APNewsBreak: Colorado health officials seek to ban pot-infused brownies, cookies, most candies

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:39pm
Colorado health officials want to ban many edible forms of marijuana, including brownies, cookies and most candies, limiting legal sales of pot-infused food to lozenges and some liquids.
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Gas prices drop 7 cents in Maine over last week

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:30pm
Gas prices have fallen 7 cents a gallon in Maine in the last week.
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Machinery companies shares down at 1 p.m.

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:23pm
Shares of some top machinery companies are down at 1 p.m.: Caterpillar fell $1.44 or 1.5 percent, to $93.61.
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Leisure companies shares mixed at 1 p.m.

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:23pm
Shares of some top leisure companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Carnival rose $.72 or 2.1 percent, to $35.64.
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Credit Card companies shares mixed at 1 p.m.

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:23pm
Shares of some top credit card companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: American Express Co. rose $.61 or .7 percent, to $83.19.
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News Guide: Despite uphill climb, House Democrats' funders best Senate rivals in September

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:02pm
Political parties and their committees faced a Monday deadline to disclose how much cash each raised last month and how much they had on hand as October began.
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Merger milestone: American Airlines and US Airways finish combining cargo-handling operations

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:02pm
American Airlines and US Airways say they have finishes combining their cargo operations.
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Tesoro expands into natural gas with $2.5B deal with QEP

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:50pm
Tesoro Logistics LP said Sunday that it will acquire the natural gas gathering and processing business owned by QEP Resources Inc. in a $2.5 billion deal.
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In defiance of New Jersey Supreme Court, panel does not adopt affordable housing rules

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:50pm
New Jersey's Council on Affordable Housing on Monday rejected new rules proposed by Gov. Chris Christie's administration for how many homes each community should have within the financial reach of lower-income residents.
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Wall Street Urges U.S. Regualtors' Joint Cybersecurity Approach

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:38pm
Wall Street's top trade group is calling for the creation of a new inter-agency working group to develop consistent cybersecurity rules for the financial industry.
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Supreme Court to decide whether convicted felon can sell guns after giving them up

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:32pm
The Supreme Court will decide whether a convicted felon barred from possessing guns can sell or transfer the weapons to another person after he had surrendered them to authorities.
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Scotts Miracle-Gro to buy Midwest home and business pest control company Action Pest Control

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:28pm
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Co. said Monday that it plans to buy Action Pest Control Inc., a Midwest company that helps rid homes and businesses of bedbugs, termites and other pests.
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Chiquita Reverses Stance, Recommends Fyffes Deal

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:20pm
Chiquita Brands International Inc said proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services reversed its stance and recommended that the banana producer's shareholders vote in favor of a revised offer from rival Fyffes Plc.
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Feds won't approve wind farm near Erie airport, say turbines could cause radar problems

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:17pm
The Federal Aviation Administration has refused to approve a wind farm near Erie International Airport, saying the turbines would interfere with radar.
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British company reports oil find in Paraguay's Chaco Basin, but government cautious

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:17pm
A British company says its found oil in Paraguay's Chaco Basin, though the government says it's too soon to tell if the find is commercially viable.
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Hedge Funds Underperform S&P 500 Index In Q3

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:11pm
Hedge funds on the whole underperformed the S&P 500 in the third quarter although total industry capital rose, HFR said in its HFR Global Hedge Fund Industry Report released Monday.
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Too Many Chefs in the Contagion Kitchen? Why It Could Make Us All Sick

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:59am
It’s not so much that Ron Klain has no medical experience and he’s now our “Ebola czar,” it’s that his appointment adds yet another administrative layer to what we’re constantly told is a contained health threat.
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Supreme Court to review laws giving police right to inspect hotel registries without warrant

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:49am
The Supreme Court agreed Monday to referee a dispute over police access to hotels' guest information without first getting a search warrant.
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Attorney says death toll from GM ignition switches now stands at 29

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:46am
At least 29 people have died and 27 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
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