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Buffett 'Wouldn't Have Minded' Paying Out $1 Billion

MSNBC: Top Stories - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:45pm

Billionaire Warren Buffett won't have to pay a billion dollars to anyone filling out the perfect NCAA bracket, but he was game to do it.


    





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Award-winning poet Kwame Dawes to lecture at Emory & Henry

TriCities.com - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:43pm
Award-winning poet and author Kwame Dawes will deliver the Emory & Henry College Leidig Poetry Lecture next month.
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Delta's 'Innovation Class' Promises Interesting Seatmate

MSNBC: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:43pm
Most airlines offer first class, business class, economy class and, often, a premium economy class section on their flights.Now Delta Air Lines has introduced another, extremely exclusive, seating section: "innovation class.
    





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Dow Turns Downwards, Nasdaq Hit Hard as Big-Name Stocks Fall

MSNBC: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:42pm
Stocks fell on Monday, retreating after last week's gains, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq losing more than 1-1/2 percent as investors sold-off some big-name stocks such as Facebook, Google and Netflix.
    





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7 Stories to Skim: Older Fathers Have Less Attractive Kids, Study Says

MSNBC: U.S. news - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:37pm
Here are seven stories from the "Nightly News" team that caught our attention as we get ready for tonight's broadcast.1. Study: Kids Born to Older Fathers Are Less AttractiveBeauty lies in the eye of the beholder … or does it?






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Ukraine aid bill clears hurdle in Senate, sets up vote for later in the week

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:37pm

The Senate voted 78-17 to advance a Ukraine aid package Monday sought by the Obama administration, setting up a final vote for later this week.  The bill ran into heated objections from Senate Republicans ahead of the Monday evening test vote, over concerns that the bill could "unnecessarily" jack up U.S. contributions to a major international lender. 

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Transgender Teacher Returns to School a Woman

MSNBC: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:37pm
A California high school science teacher gave students and colleagues a new lesson in biology Monday, showing up for the first time as a woman a week after her plans to switch genders became suddenly public.
    





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Reverse Mortgage: Sounds Too Good To Be True. How Does it Work?

MSNBC: Top Stories - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:30pm
Aging stars like Robert Wagner, Henry Winkler and Pat Boone have been pitching them on TV ads -- reverse mortgages.And faced with rising medical expenses and longer life expectancy, many seniors are turning to their single largest asset as a source of supplemental income: their home.
    





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Tigers acquire Gonzalez

CNN: Sports - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:29pm
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Treasury Secretary to have prostate surgery

CNN: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:22pm
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will undergo surgery Tuesday, but will be back at work next week.
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Ukraine orders Crimea troop withdrawal

CNN: Politics - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:20pm
Interim Ukrainian President Oleksandr Turchynov ordered the withdrawal of armed forces from Crimea Monday, citing Russian threats to the lives of military staff and their families.
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RBS In Talks To Sell Citizens To Japanese Bank: WSJ

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:18pm
The Royal Bank of Scotland is in talks to sell its U.S. retail-banking branch, RBS Citizens, to Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.
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4 ways to keep yourself young

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:15pm

Everyone wants the secret to living longer. But, guess what? There isn’t just one way to prevent aging. Here are a few techniques that could lead to the fountain of youth

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Police: This is 'total devastation'

CNN: Top Stories - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:14pm
The search for survivors from a massive mudslide in Washington state continues. CNN's George Howell reports.
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Brooklyn Nets Owner Will Bring Club Under Russian Jurisdiction

MSNBC: Top Stories - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:14pm
A Russian billionaire said on Monday he planned to relocate his company that runs the Brooklyn Nets basketball team to Russia in keeping with the Kremlin's call on Russian businessmen to repatriate their assets to help combat new U.S. sanctions.
    





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Russian Sanctions Show Their Bite, Effects Likely to Deepen

MSNBC: Top Stories - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:14pm
The sanctions imposed by the West against Russia over its annexation of Crimea are already taking a bite out of the Russian economy, and those effects are likely to deepen in the coming months.
    





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Who pays most income taxes? People 45 and up

CNN: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:14pm
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Pistorius girlfriend: 'I'm scared of you sometimes'

CNN: World - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:06pm
Reeva Steenkamp told Oscar Pistorius she was afraid of him and his temper less than three weeks before he shot and killed her, the judge in his murder trial was told Monday.
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Energy Dept. Approves Seventh Natural Gas Export Project

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:05pm
The Energy Department approved a seventh application to export natural gas, saying it will continue to evaluate more projects on a case-by-case basis.
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