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Stocks could shrug off banking blues

CNN: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:19am
The banking sector could be one of the main market movers Thursday, with Citigroup shares set for a tumble after the Federal Reserve expressed dissatisfaction with its funding plans.
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Accenture raises full-year profit forecast

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:18am
Accenture Plc, recently chosen as the lead contractor for the Obamacare enrollment website, raised its full-year profit forecast and the lower end of its revenue forecast.
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Yum Brands Plans KFC Makeover In China Market

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:18am
Yum Brands Inc's fast food chain KFC is rewriting its menu and launching a publicity drive as it struggles to emerge from the shadow of a food safety scare in 2012 and see off rivals luring diners with innovative, home-grown fare.
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Sony To Book $49 Million Profit From Tokyo Property Sale

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:16am
Sony Corp said on Thursday that it would book about a 5 billion yen ($48.9 million) profit in the next fiscal quarter on the sale of Tokyo property, its second disposal announced this month as it sheds assets under a turnaround plan.
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Bush, Christie and others courting Adelson

CNN: Politics - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:15am
Maeve Reston: Key moment for Bush, Christie, Kasich and Walker as they meet with GOP's top money man: Sheldon Adelson.
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RBS to Resubmit Capital Plan After Fed Objection

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:11am
Royal Bank of Scotland <RBS.L> said it would resubmit the capital plans for its U.S. business Citizens after it was one of three foreign banks who had plans rejected by the U.S. Federal Reserve.
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H&M Misses Profit Forecast As Fashion Battle Heats Up

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:09am
Hennes & Mauritz, the world's No.2 fashion retailer, missed first-quarter profit forecasts as it invested to catch up with rivals online in an increasingly competitive budget clothing market.
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Allen turned down Raiders, Seattle

CNN: Sports - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:09am
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Obama trips to Hawaii, Africa reportedly cost taxpayers nearly $16 million

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:07am

U.S. taxpayers spent nearly $16 million to fly the Obamas to, from and around Hawaii and Africa, Air Force records obtained by Judicial Watch show.

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Illinois Gov. Quinn wants to make ‘temporary’ tax increases permanent

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:03am

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is telling taxpayers he cannot lie -- he plans to keep Illinois' "temporary" income tax increases.

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Coming Up: Revised GDP, Jobless Claims

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:00am
U.S.economic growth in the fourth quarter is likely to be revised higher and weekly jobless claims are forecast to hold steady, according to economists polled by MarketWatch.
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Families lost in limbo

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:57am
When TWA Flight 800 exploded off Long Island in 1996, it took more than a year to recover the bodies of all 230 passengers and crew.
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Dying woman's treatment fight

FOX News: Top Stories - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:57am
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$2 billion for Oculus? That's cheap!

CNN: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:55am
Facebook's $2 billion purchase of virtual reality gaming company Oculus may seem peculiar and overly expensive, but the deal actually makes a lot of sense for both companies.
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Do I Really Have to Sign Up? Last-Minute Obamacare Answers

MSNBC: Health - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:53am
It’s now down to the final days for people to sign up for health insurance on the new state and federal exchanges. The White House and its allies are making a final push to get people to sign up by March 31. At last count, 5 million people had.
    





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U.S. Treasury Announces Ally Financial IPO

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:53am
The Treasury Department announced Thursday that it has started the process of an initial public offering of Allly Financial Inc. common stock.
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German Strike Grounds Lufthansa Flights

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:53am
A strike by German airport workers on Thursday has grounded more than 500 flights in Frankfurt, with Munich, Hamburg, Dusseldorf, Cologne-Bonn, Stuttgart and Hannover also affected, media reports said.
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Baxter to Split Itself into Two Companies

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:50am
Baxter will create two separate health care companies: One to develop biopharmaceutical drugs, the other to create life-saving medical products.
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Police Arrest LAX Employees Accused of Stealing Passengers' Property

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 7:47am

Workers are accused of stealing luggage and other items in terminals and on the tarmac, authorities said.








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