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Starbucks to buy SodaStream stake?

CNBC - 8 hours 31 min ago
The coffee company is in advanced talks to acquire nearly 10 percent of soft-drink maker SodaStream, according to Israeli business newspaper Globes.
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Herbalife short looking better: Ackman

CNBC - 8 hours 42 min ago
Activist investor Bill Ackman tells CNBC that his losses from betting against Herbalife have been "more than cut in half."
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What to expect from Apple's earnings

CNBC - 8 hours 47 min ago
Apple needs to prove it can still make the disruptive innovations it did in the mobile phone business, former CEO John Sculley tells CNBC.
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Carl Icahn defends Ackman, slams Lipton

CNBC - 8 hours 49 min ago
Maybe it was the martini that helped Carl Icahn publicly support longtime nemesis Bill Ackman.
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Trial of Minnesota homeowner continues after mistrial request is denied

FOX News - 8 hours 58 min ago
A judge has rejected a defense request for a mistrial in the case of a Minnesota homeowner who shot and killed two teenagers who broke into his home.
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Connecticut man charged with making hoax shooting threat, prompting Yale University lockdown

FOX News - 9 hours 4 min ago
Police say they have charged a Connecticut man with making a call in November in which he falsely claimed an armed man was on his way to shoot up Yale University.
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Facebook gets approval to buy Oculus

CNBC - 9 hours 10 min ago
The U.S. antitrust approved of Facebook's acquisition of Oculus, a maker of virtual reality goggles.
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State taxes: The best bang for the buck

CNBC - 9 hours 12 min ago
Some states are better than others at giving their residents the best return on their "tax investment."
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'Guns Everywhere Bill' to be signed

POLITICO - 9 hours 16 min ago
The legislation will expand where licensed gun owners can carry firearms in Georgia.
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India to pay Iran in sanctions deal

CNBC - 9 hours 17 min ago
India will pay Iran nearly $2 billion under an interim deal that eases nuclear sanctions
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What’s next for the 401(k) industry?

CNBC - 9 hours 21 min ago
It’s been hard teaching people how to save for retirement. It could be more difficult to teach them how to spend it.
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Former priest receives up to 20 years in prison for thefts

FOX News - 9 hours 28 min ago
A New Hampshire priest who was the former leader of one of the nation's top clergy treatment centers was sentenced Wednesday to up to 20 years in prison for stealing at least $104,000 from a hospital, a dead priest's estate and the state's Roman Catholic bishop.
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Boeing earnings top expectations

CNBC - 9 hours 34 min ago
Boeing reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Wednesday.
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NY federal appeals court restores European Union racketeering lawsuit against R.J. Reynolds

FOX News - 9 hours 34 min ago
A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit by the European Union alleging that U.S. tobacco company R.J.
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Ex-CEO stole $5 million from charity

CNBC - 9 hours 37 min ago
The former CEO of a prominent New York City charity has admitted he helped steal $5 million in an insurance scheme.
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Spring melt threatens Colorado town still recovering from last year's flood

FOX News - 9 hours 42 min ago
As tiny Glen Valley, Colo., fights to recover from a devastating flood last September, red tape and the spring melt threaten the unincorporated village of 400 again.
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US charges 3 men with illegally exporting chemical detection, other lab equipment to Syria

FOX News - 9 hours 42 min ago
U.S. prosecutors have charged a Pennsylvania man and two foreign citizens with conspiring to illegally export chemical warfare detection devices and other lab equipment to Syria.
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Cantor hits primary opponent

POLITICO - 9 hours 43 min ago
The House majority leader is going negative against a candidate he is very likely to beat.
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Einhorned: Stocks up on Greenlight stake

CNBC - 9 hours 43 min ago
Stocks of SunEdison and Conn's jumped Tuesday on news that Greenlight Capital had opened new positions in them.
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Newly repaired sinkhole between homes in Florida retirement village seems to be opening again

FOX News - 9 hours 43 min ago
A sinkhole between two houses in a sprawling Florida retirement community that was plugged over the weekend appears to be opening again.
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