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  1. FCC rejects petition asking it not to renew radio station's license for broadcasting 'R*dsk*ns' slurRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    The Federal Communications Commission audio division rejected a petition Thursday asking it not to renew the license of WWXX radio station for using "R*dsk*ns" in its broadcasts. The station is owned by Dan Synder, who is also owner of the Washington football team whose "R*dsk*ns" name has prompted many Indians and their allies to protest and take legal action without success over several decades.

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  2. T-Mobile paying at least $90M for unwanted servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    T-Mobile US will pay at least $90 million, mostly in refunds, for billing customers for cellphone text services they didn't order, under a settlement with federal regulators. The Federal Trade Commission announced the agreement Friday with T-Mobile over billing for unauthorized charges, a practice known as "cramming."

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  3. Staples: Customer data exposed in security breachRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    Staples Inc. says nearly 1.2 million customer payment cards may have been exposed during a security breach earlier this year. The office supply retailer said in October that it was looking into a potential credit card breach, adding to a long list of retailers recently hit by cyberattacks.

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  4. FDA approves AbbVie combo hepatitis C treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | SFGate

    Patients with chronic hepatitis C have a new option for treating the liver-damaging virus, with the approval of a combination treatment developed by AbbVie. It includes a combination pill, which contains the antiviral drugs ombitasvir, paritaprevir and ritonavir, along with a tablet of dasabuvir.

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  5. Iconic Walgreens Shedding 'WAG' Ticker Symbol, Moving To NasdaqRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I've written about health care for more than two decades, starting from my native Iowa where I covered the presidential campaign bus rides of Bill and Hillary Clinton through the Hawkeye state talking health reform and the economy. I have covered the rise, fall and rise again of health reform, chronicling national trends as well as the influence of Barack and Michelle Obama from Chicago's South Side on changes to the U.S. health system from my base in Chicago.

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  6. The Wall Street Journal: FCC proposes rules for online video services providersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    The Federal Communications Commission Friday proposed new regulations on companies that provide subscription video services over the Internet, a move to give the companies access to more TV programming and allow them to compete with cable and satellite. all plan to launch online video services, known as over-the-top or OTT, aimed at the growing number of consumers that don't have traditional pay-TV subscriptions.

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  7. Staples Says 1.16 Million Credit Cards Compromised By HackersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Fast Company

    In October, Staples said it was looking into a potential security breach involving its point-of-sales systems. Now the results are in, and it's ugly.

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  8. Meredith Whitney Said to Face BlueCrest Redemption DemandRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A fund connected to billionaire Michael Platt's BlueCrest Capital Management asked to redeem its investment at least twice, according to the person, who asked for anonymity to describe the private exchanges. Her Kenbelle Capital LP started trading in November 2013 with about $50 million from BlueCrest partners and other investors, according to a fund presentation last year.

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  9. Not Enough Rental Homes Means Boon for Wall Street LandlordsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    There's an undersupply of single-family houses and apartments to rent for the first time since 2001, according to an analysis by Frank Nothaft, chief economist at mortgage buyer Freddie Mac, based on available inventory and historic vacancy rates. The deficit in the third quarter was about 350,000, the most in records dating back 14 years.

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  10. Weil Counts on Gross as Peyton Manning to Turn Around JanusRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Two chief executive officers had tried and failed to turn around the firm. A third, Richard M. Weil, a former Pimco operating chief who had worked with Gross before moving to Janus, started to diversify, yet redemptions persisted.

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  11. 10 Fitness Myths ExposedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Personal trainer Maik Wiedenbach, author of 101 Fitness Myths, says 80% of what you look like is based on your diet.

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  12. Denver Broncos' Ryan Clady Invests In Ice Compression Fitness Technology FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I've been writing and editing sports and business news for three decades, covering the World Series and the NCAA Basketball Tournament. I've also been a voter for the Baseball Hall of Fame for nearly 20 years.

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  13. Celebrating a geek pridea on #WearStarWars2014 DayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Eleven-month-old Jada Chow as Princess Leia at a 2007 "Star Wars" convention in Los Angeles. Friday is the fifth annual Wear Star Wars Share Star Wars Day , inspired by Katie Goldman, a young girl who was bullied over her love of the film series.

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  14. Staples Breach May Have Hit 1.16M Payment CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fox News

    Office equipment supplier Staples Inc ( SPLS ) said the investigation of a data security breach showed that malware may have affected about 1.16 million payment cards.

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  15. Your Legal Rights Against Holiday Noise and LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fox News

    During the holidays, seasonal decorations are a common sight on shingles and lawns across the country. The standard trimmings of lights and inflatable Santas make for a cheery atmosphere, but what do you do when you are kept up at night by a sea of light, blaring music or a flood of awe-struck onlookers? If you have the unfortunate displeasure of living next to the Griswolds, and their over-the-top cheer is putting a severe strain on your holiday experience or affecting the use of your own private property, you may be able to take action and get closer to a "Silent Night."

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  16. Sony Hack Puts Spotlight on Cyber StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fox News

    After the selloff of the past few weeks, the market was very oversold, so the bounce wasn't a complete surprise. Of course, the severity of the bounce WAS a surprise - at least to me - and it's tough to tell what happens next.

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  17. AstraZeneca's Ovarian Cancer Drug Gets U.S. OKRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fox News

    AstraZeneca Plc's ovarian cancer drug has been granted an accelerated approval by the U.S. health regulator, a day after the treatment was approved by the European Commission. An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had voted in June against granting an accelerated approval to the drug, Lynparza, citing inadequate data.

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  18. Q&A: Rizikitoto's Suraya Shivji, 17, crowd-funds for African orphansRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Among the legions of tech-savy millennials who are launching Silicon Valley start-ups and websites at a feverish pace, it's hard to find one more inspiring than 17-year-old Suraya Shivji. After teaching herself to program iPhone gaming apps and get them posted on Apple's app store, the Fremont teen is using them -- along with a crowd-funding campaign she began this year on her website, Rizikitoto -- to raise money for African orphans so they can become self sufficient.

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  19. T-Mobile Agrees to $90 Million FTC SettlementRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Wireless giant T-Mobile has agreed to pay more than $90 million as punishment for placing unwanted third-party charges on phones, also known as " cramming," the Federal Trade Commission said Friday. If the announced agreement is approved by a U.S. District Court, it would resolve an FTC lawsuit filed in July that accused T-Mobile of billing customers for unwanted charges, including horoscope, love tip and celebrity gossip services.

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  20. US stocks edge higher after a big two-day rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose nine points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,070. It rose 3.4 percent for the week.

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