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Soldier shot near Canadian Parliament

CNBC - 7 hours 31 min ago
A soldier was shot Wednesday in the Canadian capital of Ottawa, and a gunman was believed to have entered Parliament, NBC News reports.
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Is BrightRoll a good buy for Yahoo?

CNBC - 7 hours 37 min ago
TechCrunch reported that Yahoo is in talks to buy video ad company BrightRoll. Raises the question: Should Yahoo buy the company?
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DealBook: States Ease Interest Rate Laws That Protected Poor Borrowers

The New York Times - 7 hours 39 min ago
Lawmakers in several states have voted to increase the fees or the interest rates that lenders can charge on personal loans used by millions of poor or financially struggling borrowers.

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Gunfire in Canada's Parliament

CNN - 7 hours 47 min ago
There were "several shooting incidents in downtown Ottawa, including "numerous gunmen," police say. Details are still unfolding, but a soldier was reportedly shot at Canada's War Memorial.
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Missouri funeral director sending dad's ashes out with a bang as part of fireworks display

FOX News - 7 hours 48 min ago
A Missouri funeral director is sending his father out with a bang.
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Stocks edge up in midday trade on earnings gains and hope for European stimulus; Yahoo surges

FOX News - 7 hours 51 min ago
Good news on corporate earnings is sending stocks slightly higher in midday trading.
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Giants fan attacked at Dodger Stadium in 2011, awarded millions shows progress in interview

FOX News - 7 hours 51 min ago
The San Francisco Giants fan who suffered a traumatic brain injury after being beaten by two Dodger fans three years ago outside Dodger Stadium put up his hands and fingers, fist-bumped his mom and talked about his goals in a display of his progress during a new interview aired Wednesday morning.
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Gag order imposed in case of Indiana man accused in 7 slayings; suspect silent at hearing

FOX News - 7 hours 51 min ago
Authorities say investigators can no longer interview a man suspected of killing seven women in Indiana unless they first get his permission through his attorney.
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Suspect in Indiana Killings Refuses to Speak in Court

The New York Times - 7 hours 52 min ago
The initial hearing for the suspect, Darren Vann, was postponed until next week after he refused to speak to the judge.

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Goldman COO: Earnings reflect the economy

CNBC - 7 hours 57 min ago
Goldman Sachs president and COO Gary Cohn discusses how mixed earnings reflect the broader economy and prospects for U.S. growth.
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First Draft: Politics Helpline: Ask Us About Money and Politics

The New York Times - 7 hours 58 min ago
Do you have a question about money and politics? Which candidate has raised the most money, or spent the most? Which “super PAC” had the most successful cycle?

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Accused Indiana serial killer refuses to address court in brief appearance

FOX News - 8 hours 1 min ago
A man who allegedly confessed to killing seven women in Indiana refused to respond to the judge during his initial court appearance Wednesday, prompting her to postpone it and to warn him he'd spend "the rest of his life" in jail unless he cooperates.
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Biogen falls after Tecfidera patient dies

CNBC - 8 hours 3 min ago
The patient, who was taking Tecfidera, died earlier this month.
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At least one country back to buying gold

CNBC - 8 hours 7 min ago
Gold investors can at least count on one factor lending support to prices this year—the appetite for the metal in India.
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Corporate spin-offs no longer a sure bet

CNBC - 8 hours 16 min ago
The popular hedge fund strategy of profiting off corporate slim-downs isn't as lucrative as it used to be.
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Woman charged with attacking Pittsburgh officer at gay pride parade pleads to citations, fined

FOX News - 8 hours 20 min ago
A woman who was punched in the side as she was arrested at Pittsburgh's gay pride parade has pleaded guilty to summary harassment citations after prosecutors dropped charges she assaulted the officer.
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VC warns of an inflating bubble

CNBC - 8 hours 25 min ago
This VC thinks we're in a bubble, and his evidence has nothing to do with start-up valuations or SF real estate prices.
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Looks like Tepper's 'frickin' cautious

CNBC - 8 hours 26 min ago
The head of Appaloosa Management has returned to his cautious stance from late spring after a period of feeling more optimistic.
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Behind the Trade: Macy’s into earnings

CNBC - 8 hours 27 min ago
Karen Finerman says there's a chance to profit into Macy's earnings report.
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Kyle Bass says QE end will stir markets

CNBC - 8 hours 29 min ago
A huge divergence in monetary policy around the world will put the macro in focus and weigh on markets, says hedge funder Kyle Bass.
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