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Stock market matchup: Yellen vs. Putin

CNN: Business - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 8:45am
One is a soft spoken economic policy wonk, the other an ex-KGB operative who poses for photos shirtless on horseback.
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Pros and cons of using the tax system to subsidize health care premiums for the uninsured

FOX News: Business - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 8:07am
Using the federal income tax system to promote social policy goals is a time-honored strategy for policymakers of both political parties.
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Tropical Storm Cristobal churns in the Caribbean

CNN: U.S. - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 8:03am
Tropical Storm Cristobal formed early Sunday in the Caribbean, having strengthened from a tropical depression, the National Hurricane Center said.
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Millions helped by Obama health law may get hit by reduced tax refunds unless they act soon

FOX News: Business - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 7:58am
Nobody wants to start thinking about taxes around Labor Day.
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Big Quake Shakes Northern California Wine Country

FOX News: Business - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 7:34am
A Magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck Northern California's wine country, north of San Francisco, early Sunday.
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Gunmen open fire in Iraq mosque

CNN: World - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 6:47am
Police say gunmen stormed a Sunni mosque in Iraq during prayers and opened fire, killing at least 65 people.
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Tropical Storm Cristobal churns in the Caribbean

CNN: World - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 6:41am
Tropical Storm Cristobal formed early Sunday in the Caribbean, having strengthened from a tropical depression, the National Hurricane Center said.
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White House sending 3 officials to Michael Brown's funeral

CNN: Politics - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 5:01am
The White House is sending three officials to Michael Brown's funeral Monday, including one who attended high school with the mother of the teen gunned down by a police officer.
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Charter Communications reports 'intermittent' Internet outage in multiple states

FOX News: Business - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 1:41am
Charter Communications Inc. said late Saturday that the company was aware of some customers experiencing Internet outages across its service area.
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Who's Driving That Tanker? New Sailing Rules Emerge

MSNBC: Business - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 8:45pm
A quarter-century after the Exxon Valdez gushed oil into Alaskan waters, new rules for shipping crews might prevent a similar disaster in the Arctic.






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Hit ISIS targets in Syria? Not so fast

CNN: Politics - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 8:20pm
As President Barack Obama decides whether to strike ISIS inside Syria, he has political considerations as well.
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Obama orders review of military equipment sales to police

CNN: Politics - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 7:42pm
President Barack Obama has ordered a review of programs allowing for state and local enforcement to buy military equipment, a senior administration official said Saturday.
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Albany hotel dating to 1920s demolished to make way for $66 million convention center

FOX News: Business - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 6:39pm
An 11-story hotel dating to the 1920s was demolished Saturday to make way for a new $66 million convention center in New York's capital.
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Secretive Southern California hot sauce plant once labeled a nuisance offers first open house

FOX News: Business - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 5:02pm
A Southern California hot sauce plant that came under fire for its spicy odors is throwing open its doors to the public, offering a whiff of excitement and perhaps a breath of fresh air in its relations with its neighbors.
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Food Stamp Recipients Double Up on Fruits, Veggies

MSNBC: Health - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 4:53pm
In Michigan, an innovative program brings more locally grown fruits and vegetables to residents living on food stamps.






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As Fed's Jackson Hole conference ends, economists offer clashing views of central bank policy

FOX News: Business - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 4:47pm
Most visitors to Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park are drawn to the peak that gave the park its name — a 13,776-foot monolith that dominates the sweeping skyline.
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Report: Tesla building charger station in California, near possible site of battery plant

FOX News: Business - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 4:26pm
Tesla Motors Inc. is building a supercharger station in the Sierra Nevada north of Lake Tahoe where drivers of the company's electric cars can recharge for free along Interstate 80, a newspaper says.
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Ford 'Green Zone' Promises to Improve Electric Cars

MSNBC: Business - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 3:18pm
Ford’s Green Zone system promises to improve the energy efficiency of its battery-based vehicles.






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Dorm Decor: Duvets and Comforters For Less Than $30

MSNBC: Business - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 11:25am
We scoured popular home goods stores and rounded up inexpensive 10 duvets and comforters, so your not-so-little one will sleep soundly.






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Goldman Sachs Reaches $3.15 Billion Settlement

MSNBC: Business - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 6:47pm
The agreement will resolve claims that Goldman Sachs misled U.S. mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky mortgage securities.






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