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Ryanair launches business-class tickets

CNBC - 5 hours 2 min ago
The Dublin-based company hopes having a business class will allow it to capture three-fourths of all work travel between in its two biggest markets.
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SEC pushes reforms on securitization

CNBC - 5 hours 3 min ago
The SEC finalized rules that will add transparency to asset-backed securities and readied to vote on credit reforms.
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Stocks drift higher in quiet trading; S&P 500 holds on to the 2,000-point level; Express gains

FOX News - 5 hours 4 min ago
U.S. stock indexes edged higher in midday trading Wednesday, drifting slightly from a record high set the day before.
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Levchin: Many tech valuations undeserved

CNBC - 5 hours 7 min ago
"A whole bunch of companies" are riding others' coattails to undeserved valuations, says serial entrepreneur Max Levchin.
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Forest Service expected to release recovery plan for massive 2013 California wildfire

FOX News - 5 hours 10 min ago
U.S. Forest Service officials say they're ready to unveil a plan Wednesday for what to do with millions of trees killed in California's Rim Fire that stand at the center of a conflict between environmentalists and loggers.
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Newborn baby found in Utah trash remains in critical condition; Mother, 23, arrested

FOX News - 5 hours 18 min ago
A newborn baby girl is expected to be in critical condition for several days after Utah police say her mother dumped her in a neighbor's trash can in a Salt Lake City suburb.
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Want to get pregnant? This app can help

CNBC - 5 hours 18 min ago
Big data can play a key role for couples looking to have a baby or avoid pregnancy, says tech pioneer Max Levchin.
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US marshals in New York City shootout; fugitive wanted in Virginia, North Carolina is wounded

FOX News - 5 hours 20 min ago
Federal authorities say a fugitive wanted for nearly two decades on drug charges was wounded during a shootout with U.S. marshals who tracked him down in Queens, New York.
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iPhone 6 could surpass expectations

CNBC - 5 hours 22 min ago
On Sept. 9, the tech world expects Apple to show off a device with a 4.7-inch screen, and possibly one with a 5.5-inch screen.
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Treasury sanctions leadership, financial networks of terrorist group blamed for Mumbai attack

FOX News - 5 hours 30 min ago
The Treasury Department is sanctioning a leader and a financial network used by a terrorist group based in Pakistan.
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Man fatally shoots wife, wounds himself at New Jersey hospital; Motive under investigation

FOX News - 5 hours 31 min ago
Authorities say a man fatally shot his wife and wounded himself at a hospital in southern New Jersey.
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Sotloff's mother makes plea to ISIL

POLITICO - 5 hours 33 min ago
The mother of captured journalist Steven Sotloff asks ISIL to release her son.
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Military officials: Jet in Virginia crash was based in Massachusetts; status of pilot unknown

FOX News - 5 hours 34 min ago
Military officials say the jet that crashed in western Virginia was an Air Force F-15C based in Massachusetts, and the pilot's status is unknown.
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Tiffany boosts full-year guidance

CNBC - 5 hours 38 min ago
Tiffany delivered earnings that surpassed analysts' expectations on Wednesday, and the retailer raised its full-year outlook.
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Bourbon Street suspect pleads not guilty to manslaughter, attempted murder in June shooting

FOX News - 5 hours 49 min ago
A Bourbon Street shooting suspect has pleaded not guilty on two charges related to the June 29 gunfight in the French Quarter that fatally wounded one person and injured nine others.
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History doesn't favor this rally: Pro

CNBC - 5 hours 49 min ago
The lack of volume in this market might make it hard for the rally to continue, says veteran trader Art Cashin.
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Dairy Queen likely data breach victim

CNBC - 5 hours 49 min ago
Dairy Queen could be the latest victim of a data security breach, KrebsonSecurity reported.
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Motherlode Blog: Back-to-School Blues

The New York Times - 5 hours 57 min ago
You know that moment in “A Visitor for Bear” when Bear realizes that as much as he likes his quiet routines, he likes having someone there to laugh at his jokes, too? My children went back to school this morning, and I felt that.






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Lincoln's signature for $50?

CNN - 6 hours 1 min ago
A trading store owner says he bought a document with Abraham Lincoln's signature on it for $50. KBAK reports.
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Mom: 911 didn't help my baby

CNN - 6 hours 2 min ago
A mother of a 10-month-old baby who was trapped in a car says 911 dispatchers did not respond to her call for help.
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