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Apple Lets Parents Get Refunds for In-App Purchases

MSNBC: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:52pm
A $10 bribe to keep her kid quiet on an airplane ride turned into a $450 App Store spending spree.On the way to her parents' house, Jen Appel-Longtin, 43, told her 8-year old son he could spend a little extra real world cash in his favorite iOS game, "Clash of Clans.
    





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US stocks end choppy quarter on a high note

CNN: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:51pm
Stocks closed out a lackluster first quarter with a sprinting to the finish on Monday.
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Storm Chasers Unveil Crowd-Funded Tornado Vehicle

MSNBC: U.S. news - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:43pm

Iowa weather chasers display their new storm chasing vehicle named “Dorothy,” which was partially funded through a Kickstarter campaign. WHO’s Roger Riley reports.








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Macy's chief merchant named president in possible succession move

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:39pm
Macy's Inc said on Monday it promoted its chief merchandising officer, Jeffrey Gennette, to president of the company, in a move that positions him to potentially become the retailer's next chief executive.
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5 Simple Steps to Lock Up Your Personal Data

MSNBC: Tech & science - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:33pm

Short Cuts: To protect personal details like your bank account info or your location, three security experts outlined simple steps you can take on any computer or device.


    





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Apple Lets Parents Get Refunds for In-App Purchases

MSNBC: Tech & science - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:33pm
A $10 bribe to keep her kid quiet on an airplane ride turned into a $450 App Store spending spree.On the way to her parents' house, Jen Appel-Longtin, 43, told her 8-year old son he could spend a little extra real world cash in his favorite iOS game, "Clash of Clans.
    





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Money among missing items from school break-in

TriCities.com - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:30pm
The Tazewell County, Va., Sheriff’s Office is investigating a break-in at Raven Elementary School.
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North, South Korea exchange fire

CNN: Top Stories - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:29pm
North Korea and South Korea fire artillery shells into the waters near the disputed maritime border along the western side of the peninsula.
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Computer Whizzes Do Battle With 'Blizzard' and a 'Cyberattack'

MSNBC: Top Stories - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:27pm
LAUREL, Md. -- As a major winter storm lashes Maryland, causing “catastrophic damage,” a group of malevolent hackers decides to compound the chaos by attacking the emergency management computer infrastructure.
    





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'Anyone But Rob Ford' Campaign Boasts Phony Candidates

MSNBC: Top Stories - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:27pm
"He promises to just smoke pot as mayor, not crack."That's one of three outrageous campaign slogans on signs that popped up all around Toronto on Monday spoofing the bad behavior of Canada's favorite substance-abusing incumbent mayor Rob Ford.
    





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The Longest Wait: Maryland Residents Wait in Line for Last-Ditch Obamacare

MSNBC: Top Stories - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:27pm
The line started just after 6 a.m. Monday outside the Montgomery County, Md., health department office in Silver Spring, as people trying to get health insurance joined the 11th-hour deluge on the last day to sign up under the Affordable Care Act.
    





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'Extremely Disappointing': Scouts Boot Openly Gay Troop Leader

MSNBC: Top Stories - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:27pm
SEATTLE—The Boy Scouts of America on Monday banned an openly gay Scoutmaster from the organization, saying its national policy barred gay adults from membership.
    





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FTC cracks down on $20 million telemarketing scam

CNN: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:23pm
Federal regulators have stopped a major telemarketing scheme that they say scammed tens of thousands of elderly consumers out of more than $20 million.
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Vegas has a new High Roller

CNN: Top Stories - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:22pm
The 550-foot-tall High Roller has finally opened on the Las Vegas Strip.
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The Longest Wait: Maryland Residents Wait in Line for Last-Ditch Obamacare

MSNBC: Health - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:18pm
The line started just after 6 a.m. Monday outside the Montgomery County, Md., health department office in Silver Spring, as people trying to get health insurance joined the 11th-hour deluge on the last day to sign up under the Affordable Care Act.
    





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Study Examines Cholesterol Levels in Children

MSNBC: Health - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:18pm

New data sheds light on children, as young as nine-years-old, dealing with “abnormal levels” of cholesterol. NBC News' Erika Edwards reports.


    





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Weight-Loss Surgery Reverses Diabetes in Woman Battling Obesity

MSNBC: Health - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:18pm
Laura-Beth Shoup weighed 361 pounds, suffered from depression and had type 2 diabetes. Two years after her gastric bypass surgery and nearly 200 pounds lighter, the 33-year-old is a new mom and says she has become “a totally different person,” Shoup said.
    





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Copper Stalls After 2-Week High, Aluminium Gains

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:18pm
Copper eased on Monday, after earlier hitting a two-week high, as investors proved wary of China's tighter credit conditions, despite speculation Beijing would move to stimulate its economy.
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One-time hostage of Iranian militants urges denial of visa to new Iran envoy involved in siege

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:17pm

Former American hostage Barry Rosen, held by student extremists at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran for more than a year, said Monday it would be an “outrage” and “disgrace” if Washington gave a visa to one of the militants recently named by Iran as its new U.N. ambassador.

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