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Dirty tricks of the student loan industry

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:31
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau put student loan servicers on notice this week with a report detailing industry practices it found suspect.

Lost $150 million da Vinci masterpiece or fake?

CNN World - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:25
It could be the find of the century, or something much more suspicious. "La Bella Principessa" -- a 13 inch tall pen-and-ink portrait of a Florentine woman with a Mona Lisa-esque smile -- sat in a drawer for decades, before being "rediscovered" and attributed as a lost $150 million masterpiece by Leonardo da Vinci.
Categories: International News

Feds fine dating site for making fake profiles

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:16
Turns out I'm not actually that popular with the ladies of flirtcrowd.com.

New York Times shares slammed on grim forecast

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:16
Things are about to get worse at the New York Times.

Keurig Green Mountain is best stock of 2014

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:48
Make the next K-cup of coffee a double.

Verizon ad tech raises privacy concerns

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:30
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Missing Broncos fan went for a walk

CNN - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:29
A Denver Broncos fan who disappeared during a game five days ago simply had "had his fill of football" and decided to take a walk to "somewhere warmer," police said Wednesday.
Categories: National News

Ca-Ching! Visa, MasterCard surge again

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:24
Consumers continue to ramp up spending -- and that's very good news for both Visa and MasterCard.

Athletes and CTE

CNN - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:14
CTE is a progressive degenerative disease of the brain. See which NFL players and other athletes have been diagnosed with CTE.
Categories: National News

These countries are getting killed by cheap oil

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:13
The price is not right for many oil rich nations.

Another 'Bachelor' couple bites the dust

CNN Entertainment - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:12
"The Bachelor's" latest match, Juan Pablo Galavis and Nikki Ferrell, have reportedly called it quits.
Categories: Entertainment News

N. Koreans shot for watching TV

CNN World - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:03
According to South Korean reports, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un executed party officials for watching soap operas.
Categories: International News

Abbas: Closing Jerusalem holy site means war

CNN World - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:59
Police shot and killed a suspect in the drive-by shooting of a rabbi but will keep the Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City closed Thursday "to prevent disturbances."
Categories: International News

Maine nurse refuses quarantine

Health - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:56
A nurse who was quarantined against her will after treating Ebola patients in West Africa will not obey instructions to seclude herself at home.
Categories: Health

Movie theaters ban Google Glass and other wearables

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:51
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Ferguson police chief's 5 big problems

CNN - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:45
The police chief in Ferguson, Missouri, is in hot water. He's been under intense scrutiny ever since a white officer in his department fatally shot African-American teenager Michael Brown.
Categories: National News

Forget dating apps. These millennials want to save the world

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:44
The new technology economy has transformed communications, retailing, travel, journalism, dating, and pretty much everything else it has touched. Now it's also changing the form and focus of civic engagement.

Gay workers fear discrimination

CNN - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:43
Apple CEO Tim Cook came out today, acknowledging publicly for the first time that he is gay. What is life on the job like for people who are gay but aren't CEOs?
Categories: National News

Stuck in cycle of debt, domestic violence victims battle banks

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:39
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US economy chugging along at 3.5% growth

Business News - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:36
The American economy had a smooth summer.
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